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Swiss Spirit Colt Tops Day 1 Of Tattersalls Foal Sale
A son of Whitsbury Manor Stud's freshman sire Swiss Spirit (invincible Spirit) topped proceedings on the opening day of the Tattersalls December Foal Sale when selling to Castledillon Stud's Timmy Hillman for 33,000 guineas. The first of five days of foals saw a total of 67 lots sell for 320,100 guineas at an average of 4,778 guineas and a median of 3,000 guineas. Catalogued as Lot 313, the Swiss Spirit colt is out of the Intikhab mare Laminka and was bought by Hillman as a pinhooking proposition. Day 2 of the Tattersalls December Foal Sale starts at 9.30am local time on Wednesday with 306 lots catalogued.