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2020 NZB NYSS Catalogues Now Online
As the dust settles on the just completed NZB Ready to Run Sale, New Zealand Bloodstock has announced an outstanding Karaka 2020 National Yearling Sales Series catalogue of 1,265 yearlings is now available to view online, with printed copies arriving in letterboxes from early December. The thrilling week will kick off at Ellerslie Racecourse on Saturday 25 January with an action-packed twilight race meeting, featuring the $1m Karaka Million 2YO (1200m), the $1m Karaka Million 3YO Classic (1600m), the CollinsonForex Karaka Cup (2200m) and three Group races. Starting on that spectacular Saturday evening and carrying on through six days of superb selling action, New Zealand will capture the attention of the thoroughbred world. Karaka 2020 marks the third year of the refreshed Book 1, 2 and 3 format. The opening session of Book 1 will start at the earlier time this year of 11am on Sunday 26 January, in line with other days through the week, and Book 1 will conclude on Tuesday 28 January. In another change introduced this year Book 3 will take place on the afternoon of Friday 31 January. 115 yearlings will go under the hammer immediately after the conclusion of the Book 2 Sale, rounding off a terrific week of selling.