The October Sale: Live Blog, Session 4

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

The sale has ended. Results are available online.

Hip 1457 c. Violence – No Small Wonder ($240,000)

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Hip 1457 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1457, a colt by successful Freshman Sire Violence sold for $240,000 towards the end of the fourth session of The October Sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Michael Neatherlin, agent from the consignment of Hunter Valley Farm, agent.

This colt is out of the winning Capote mare No Small Wonder, making him a half-brother to four winners, including stakes winner Wonderful Luck, herself the dam of stakes winner Rockshaw. This is the immediate family of graded stakes winners Imperial Colony, Lucky Lindy, and Occasional View.

Hip 1457 was bred in Kentucky by Big Aut Farms.

Hip 1431 c. Medaglia d’Oro – Murani ($300,000)

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Hip 1431 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1430, a colt by Medaglia d’Oro sold for $300,000 late in the fourth session of The October Sale. The bay colt was purchased by John C. Oxley from the consignment of Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent.

This colt is out of the stakes winning Distorted Humor mare Murani, making him a half-brother to champion and multiple graded stakes winner Dynamic Sky, as well as two other winners.

Hip 1431 was bred in Ontario by Josham Farms Limited.

Hip 1365 c. Curlin – Mekong Delta ($400,000)

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Hip 1365 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1365, a colt by Curlin took the session lead when sold for $400,000 during the fourth session of The October Sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by Mark Casse, agent from the consignment of Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent.

This colt is the first foal out of Mekong Delta, a multiple graded stakes placed winning daughter of Stormy Atlantic. She is a full sister to Canadian champion Leonnatus Anteas. The immediate family further includes G1 Preakness S. winner Red Bullet and graded/group winners Leo’s Starlet and Sistercharlie (IRE).

Hip 1365 was bred in Ontario by Josham Farms Limited.

Hip 1299 f. Into Mischief – Limbo ($260,000)

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Hip 1299 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1299, a filly by Into Mischief sold for $260,000 during the fourth session of The October Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Tracy Farmer from the consignment of Four Star Sales, agent.

This filly is a half-sister to seven winners from as many to race out of the A.P. Indy mare Limbo, including stakes winners Gentleman Chester and Back Forty. She is from the immediate family of Champions Northernette, Storm Bird, and Pas de Response, as well as Grade/Group 1 winners Green Tune and Didimo.

Hip 1299 was bred in Kentucky by John Kerber and Iveta Kerber.

Hip 1241 f. Bodemeister – Katana (NZ) ($225,000)

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Hip 1241 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1241, a daughter from the third crop of Bodemeister sold for $225,000 during the fourth session of The October Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Michael Neatherlin, agent from the consignment of Baccari Bloodstock, agent.

This filly is out of the Group 1 placed New Zealand stakes winner Natana (NZ), who is in turn the dam of Grade 1 placed Grade 2 winner Broken Sword. She hails from the immediate family of Group 1 winners Yir Tiz and Mr. Tiz.

Hip 1241 was bred in Kentucky by SF Racing Group.

Hip 1225 c. Giant’s Causeway – Jor Jah ($255,000)

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Hip 1225 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1225, a colt by three-time Leading Sire Giant’s Causeway sold for $255,000 during the fourth session of The October Sale. The bay bolt was purchased by Keith Desormeaux, angent for Head of Plains Partners from the consignment of VanMeter-Gentry Sales, agent.

This colt is the first foal of the winning Street Sense mare Jor Jah. He is from the immediate family of graded stakes winner Gaudery and graded stakes placed stakes winners Wilzada and Gay Rights.

Hip 1225 was bred in Kentucky by T. F. Van Meter and Ricky Stevers.

Hip 1178 c. Into Mischief – Im Cruising Dixie ($400,000)

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Hip 1178 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1178, a colt by Into Mischief sold for $400,00 during the fourth session of The October Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Mike Ryan, agent from the consignment of Dromoland Farm, agent.

This colt is a half-brother to two winners from as many to race out of the Dixie Union mare Im Cruising Dixie, including stakes placed winner Mezzano. The dam is a half-sister to stakes winners Patsyprospect and Terreavigne, from the immediate family of graded stakes winners Toocleverforwords and Star Gallant.

Hip 1178 was bred in Kentucky by KY Thoroughbred Racing Stable.

Hip 1147 f. Into Mischief – Holloween Candy ($240,000)

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Hip 1147 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 1147, a filly by ultra consistent sire Into Mischief sold for $240,000 during the fourth session of The October Sale. The gray or roan filly was purchased by Martin Anthony from the consignment of Lane’s End, agent.

This filly is out of the winning Candy Ride (ARG) mare Holloween Candy, dam of stakes placed winner Getting Joellenned and a half-sister to seven winners, including two graded stakes placed. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winner Lunar Spook and champion and graded stakes winner Riker.

Hip 1147 was bred in Kentucky by Breffni Farm.

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