It was a buyers market today (Thursday October 6) on Day Four of the of the five-day 2011 Lexington Yearling Sale being held at harness racing's Fasig-Tipton Sales Pavilion in Lexington, Kentucky from Monday October 3-7.
There were a lot of bargains to be had with none of the 177 lots on offer reaching the $100,000 mark.
The highest sale of the day went to a-Frisky Fergi ( ) filly named Frisky Magic (Lot 579). Per Henriksen of Norwood (Ontario) paid $80,000 to Northwood Bloodstock Agency for the bay.
New Zealanders Ian Dobson and Noel Kennard paid $65,000 for a- Costal Skyhawk ( ) colt named Ridethrucountry (Lot 516). The seller was Kentuckiana Farms.
The Kiwi duo also forked out another $28,000 for a-Sweetly Blessed ( ) colt named Blessed Event (481). Kentuckiana Farms again sold the bay.
For the record top American reinsman Tim Tetrick also bought a yearling (Lot 476) for $10,000 Kentuckiana Farms. The colt is a son of-Stucktoyoulikeglue ( ) named Youandmetogether.
DAY FOUR RESULTS:
by Duane RANGER (Editor)