Harness racing sire-of-the-moment Bettor's Delight heads an impressive list of stallions with progeny in the Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale to be held at the William Inglis Complex, Oaklands Junction on Sunday, March 14.
Bettor's Delight, who stands at Woodlands Stud, near Auckland, has four lots - two colts and two fillies - in the sale.
The Little Brown Jug winner(11 lots) and triple Inter Dominion champion (9 lots) have the strong representation.
Another Little Brown Jug winner,, has seven entries.
Inter Dominion hero and highly promising sireis represented by three colts and three fillies with all being out of either winner or winner-producing mares.
Millionaire racehorse, Lombo Mandingo and trotting sire have four nominations each.
, last season's record-breaking juvenile sire, has a colt and a filly in the sale.
Other stallions with multiple representation are the defunct Oye Vay (3 lots),, and , , , Saab, , and trotting sires and with two apiece.
, , Lombo Mandingo, , and Oye Vay will all be represented by their first Australian crop.
Mares in-foal to many of the world's leading stallions will be offered as part of the Lemon Tree Dispersal Sale at Oaklands Junction on Saturday, March 13.
, the 2009 Victorian Juvenile Sire of the Year, has eight mares in the catalogue carrying positive tests to him.
The 2008 US 2YO Colt of the Year Major Art has seven, while champion sirehas four and his world record-breaking son, , three.
Leading broodmare sireand both have two mares covered by them, while , , , and all have one.
Catalogues and further information are available from Davidson Cameron Board & Simmons representatives Peter Dow 0412 195 986 and Kerry Lynch (02) 6884 8355.
By Peter Wharton