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Star Offerings At JRHA July Select Sale

Wednesday, 27th May 2015

The Japan Racing Horse Association (JRHA) has announced 244 yearlings and 241 foals will be offered at the annual July Select Sale on Monday July 13th and Tuesday July 14th at Northern Horse Park near New Chitose Airport in Hokkaido. Some past graduates of the JRHA sale include Just A Way, the first Japanese horse to top the international ranking's when crowned the 2014 World's Best racehorse, who sold for $133,333 in 2010; Japan Cup winner Epiphaneia; ill-fated Caulfield Cup winner Admire Rakti; and Real Impact, winner of the Gr1 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill Gardens in March. Top-class sires Heart's Cry, Symboli Kris S, and Deep Impact will be represented at the sale, as will first crop sires Orfevre, Lord Kanaloa, and Novellist, all of which were ranked in the top five World's Best Racehorse Rankings in 2013. Some of the highlight offerings of the yearling section include:

  • Lot 19 - Deep Impact colt out of Champion 3YO NZ Filly King's Rose
  • Lot 50 - Deep Impact colt out of triple Gr1 winning UK filly Lush Lashes
  • Lot 71 - Deep Impact colt out of Champion 3YO European Filly Sarafina
  • Lot 97 - Mineshaft half brother to Belmont Stakes winner Palace Malice
  • Lot 108 - Tapit colt out of dual US Gr1 winner Champagne d'Oro
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