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Godolphin Reaps Rewards on Inglis Digital
The first Godolphin draft to be offered online has highlighted another multi-million dollar Inglis Digital sale, with the 17-strong offering realising an incredible $909,000 gross at an average of $53,471. It highlighted a buoyant June (Early) Online Sale, the 340-strong catalogue posting a gross of more than $3.1 million and 85% clearance. The top lot of the sale came from the Godolphin draft with last start Rosehill winner Esperance (Bernardini), purchased by Hong Kong-based A Value Consulting Limited for $175,000, with director Dr. Alan Lee having a local Warwick Farm contact inspect the 5YO gelding on his behalf. The second top lot of the Godolphin draft was The Driller, a 3YO son of Sea The Stars and Gr1 Oakleigh Plate winner Shamal Wind (an Inglis Premier graduate), who sold to Heinrich Constructions for $130,000. Meanwhile, 3YO Warwick Farm winner Montserrat (Not a Single Doubt), 3YO filly Jazirat (Shooting to Win) and 3YO maiden Shielded (Helmet) each sold for $70,000 to Darby Bloodstock, Dean Watt Bloodstock (FBAA) and Yargi Racing respectively. Other buyers of horses from the Godolphin draft included Anderson Racing, Anthony Newing, MBH Bloodstock (Mitchell Beer), Litt Racing, Sam Kavanagh Racing and Tim Dumbrell.