The October Sale: Live Blog, Session 3

Follow along as we recap the top hips of The October Sale!

The session has ended. Results are available at www.fasigtipton.com.

Hip 1074 c. Lemon Drop Kid – Go Forth North ($300,000)

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Hip 1074 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1074, a colt by Lemon Drop Kid sold for $300,000 during the third session of The October Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Trade Winds Farm from the consignment of Gainesway, agent.

This colt is out of graded stakes winner Go Forth North, by North Light (IRE). He hails from the immediate family of Grade 1 winner Hyperborean.

Hip 1074 was bred in Kentucky by SF Racing Group.

Hip 967 f. Medaglia d’Oro – Emma’s Encore ($350,000)

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Hip 967 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 967, a daughter of successful sire Medaglia d’Oro sold for $350,000 during the third session of The October Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners from the consignment of Lane’s End, agent.

This filly is the second foal out of Grade 1 winner Emma’s Encore, by Congrats. She is from the immediate family of Grade 1 winner Barbaro and graded stakes winners La Reine Elaine, Green Alligator, and Annie Cake.

Hip 967 was bred in Kentucky by Dr. Christoph Berglar.

Hip 950 c. Curlin – Eden’s Storm ($400,000)

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Hip 950 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 950, a colt by Horse of the Year Curlin sold for $400,000 during the third session of The October Sale. The chestnut was purchased by Donato Lanni, agent for Baoma Corp from the consignment of Baccari Bloodstock, agent.

This colt is a half-brother to two winners out of the winning Stormy Atlantic mare Eden’s Storm, including stakes placed winner Seeking Paradise. He is from the immediate family of champions Theatrical (IRE) and Paradise Creek and Grade/Group 1 winners David Junior, Forbidden Apple, Wild Event, and Eden’s Moon.

Hip 950 was bred in Kentucky by Twin Hopes Farm.

Hip 934 c. Candy Ride (ARG) – Driving Rain ($230,000)

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Hip 934 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 934, a colt by popular sire Candy Ride (ARG) sold for $230,000 during the third session of The October Sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by De Meric Stables from the consignment of Lane’s End, agent.

This colt is a half-brother to four winners out of the Storm Cat mare Driving Rain, including stakes winner The Absolute One. He hails from the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Cuddles, Gorgeous, Seaside Attraction, Fantastic Light, Golden Attraction, Love Smitten, and Tap to Music.

Hip 934 was bred in Kentucky by Cerca Trova.

Hip 886 c. Sky Mesa – Darling My Darling ($270,000)

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Hip 886 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 886, a colt by Sky Mesa sold for $270,000 during the third session of The October Sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Tracy Farmer from the consignment of Darby Dan Farm, agent.

This colt is out of the multiple Grade 1 placed stakes winning Deputy Minister mare Darling My Darling. She is the dam of four winners, including recent G1 Alcibiades S. winner Heavenly Love and Grade 2 winner Forever Darling. The immediate family further includes Japanese Horse of the Year Zenno Rob Roy and Grade 1 winners Roamin Rachel and Cat’s Cradle.

Hip 886 was bred in Kentucky by Debby Oxley.

Hip 857 c. Violence – Crafty Atlantic ($245,000)

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Hip 857 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 857, a son of popular Freshman Sire Violence sold for $245,000 during the third session of The October Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Ed Orr from the consignment of Terrazas Thoroughbreds, agent.

This colt is a half-brother to six winners out of the Crafty Prospector mare Crafty Atlantic, including stakes winner Atlantic Paws and stakes placed winner Isn’t She Grand. His second dam is Grade 1 winner Hail Atlantis, dam of five winners, including stakes winning sire Stormy Atlantic.

Hip 857 was bred in Kentucky by Jason A. Litt, Alex Solis, & Terrazas Thoroughbreds.

Hip 770 f. Candy Ride (ARG) – Cat Fight ($265,000)

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Hip 770 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 770, a filly by champion Candy Ride (ARG) sold for $265,000 during the third session of The October Sale. The chestnut filly was purchased by JCE Racing/Webb Carroll Training Center, agent from the consignment of Bluewater Sales, agent.

This filly is out of the Storm Cat mare Cat Fight, making her a half-sister to two winners from as many to race. Her second dam is champion and multiple Grade 1 winner Wandesta (GB). The immediate family further includes Grade 1 winners Quiet Fling and Midships.

Hip 770 was bred in Kentucky by Mike Abraham.

Hip 736 c. Medaglia d’Oro – Broadway Gold ($700,000)

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Hip 736 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 736, a colt by spectacular sire Medaglia d’Oro sold for $700,000 early during the third session of The October Sale. The dark bay or brown colt, the second most expensive colt sold at The October Sale all time, was purchased by Mark Casse, agent from the consignment of Baccari Bloodstock, agent.

 

This colt is out of the stakes winning Seeking the Gold mare Broadway Gold, a half-sister to Grade 1 winner and Leading Freshman Sire of 2016 Dialed In. Broadway Gold has produced six winners to date, including multiple graded stakes winners Broadway’s Alibi and Golden Lady and multiple stakes winner R Gypsy Gold. The family also includes Champion Eliza and Grade 1 winners Dinard and Foxplay.

Hip 736 was bred in Kentucky by SF Bloodstock.

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