Colm Murphy’s, Es Perfecto, best of the locals at Cheltenham

Tinahely winner, Corran Cross, a 4yo son of Doyen (IRE), was purchased by Gordon Elliott went to £130,000

The top lot at this evening’s Tattersalls Sale at Cheltenham was Wilson Dennison’s, Kirkstown winner, Gallyhill, a 4yo gelding by Getaway (GER) out of Tanit (GB), was knocked down to Henrietta Knight for £450,000.

Colm Murphy’s, Es Perfecto (IRE), proved best of the Wexford vendors, last weekend’s Tattersalls winner, by Shirocco (GER), was a £170,000 purchase for Alan King.

Across The Channel, trained by Colin Bowe, won at Mainstown, two weeks ago, Philip Hobbs went to £150,000, to secure the son of Dunkerque (FR).

Corran Cross, a 4yo son of Doyen (IRE), won his maiden at the first time of asking in Tinahely last month, Gordon Elliott went to £130,000 to purchase Denis Murphy’s gelding.

Forty of the fifty-four lots offered were sold, a clearance rate of 74%, for a total value of £3,589,000, with the average up 8% from last year’s sale to £89,725.

06 Robincollette (IRE) 2014 Br.M. by Robin des Champs (FR) – Western Cowgirl (IRE) Crossgales Stables, (B.Walsh) Philip Kirby £35,000

07 Honest -change (IRE) 2014 B.G. by Gold Well (GB) – Final Instalment (IRE) Ballyboy Stables, (D.P.Murphy) Peter & Ross Doyle Bloodstock/C Tizzard £45,000

12 Askinvillar (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Jeremy (USA) – Cuddle In A Fog (IRE) Milestone Stables, (C.Bowe) Peter & Ross Doyle Bloodstock/C Tizzard £60,000

18 Hes A Hardy Bloke (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Aizavoski (IRE) – Talk of Rain (FR) Moate Stables, (M.Goff) Margaret O’Toole £50,000

24 Whitechurch (IRE) 2014 Br.G. by Scorpion (IRE) – Flying Flame (IRE) Milestone Stables, (C.Bowe) Highflyer Bloodstock £40,000

25 Ocean Drifter (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Aizavoski (IRE) – Driftaway (IRE) Monbeg Stables, (D.Doyle) Gerry Hogan Bloodstock £100,000

28 Sir Sholokhov (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Sholokhov (IRE) – Menepresents (IRE) Moate Stables, (M.Goff) Highflyer Bloodstock £80,000

29 Corran Cross (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Doyen (IRE) – Steel Lady (IRE) Ballyboy Stables, (D.P.Murphy) Aidan O’Ryan/Gordon Elliott £130,000

31 Across The Channel (FR) 2015 B.G. by Dunkerque (FR) – Aulne River (FR) Milestone Stables, (C.Bowe) PJ Hobbs £150,000

34 Paradise Run (IRE) 2015 B.F. by Fame And Glory (GB) – Azaban (IRE) Monbeg Stables, (D.Doyle) Derek O Connor/D McCain Racing £35,000

35 Wild Romance (IRE) 2015 Br.F. by Kalanisi (IRE) – Aboo Lala (IRE) Ballyboy Stables, (D.P.Murphy) Ryan Mahon/Dan Skelton Racing (P.S.) £55,000

36 Junior Rattler (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Arakan (USA) – Maxwells Demon (IRE) John Walsh Kevin Ross Bloodstock £55,000

40 Visionarian (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Vision d’Etat (FR) – La Gree (FR) Milestone Stables, (C.Bowe) Peter Fahey Racing/Basil Hoilan £60,000

42 Shoot To Fame (IRE) 2014 B.M. by Fame And Glory (GB) – Native Wood (IRE) Monbeg Stables, (S.Doyle) David E Pipe (P.S.) £15,000

44 What About Time (IRE) 2014 Br.G. by Oscar (IRE) – Fennor Rose (IRE) Monbeg Stables, (S.Doyle) Highflyer Bloodstock/Charlie Longsdon Racing £36,000

49 Hometown Hero (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Darsi (FR) – Kilcoltrim Society (IRE) Monbeg Stables, (D.Doyle) Ryan Mahon/Dan Skelton Racing £62,000

53 Oscar Thyne (IRE) 2015 B.G. by Oscar (IRE) – Coolsilver (IRE) Monbeg Stables, (S.Doyle) Gavin Cromwell (P.S.) £60,000

54 Es Perfecto (IRE) 2015 Ch.G. by Shirocco (GER) – Shadow Dearg (IRE) Ballinadrummin Stables (C.A.Murphy) Highflyer Bloodstock/A King £170,000

56 Ahead of The Field (IRE) 2015 Ch.G. by Flemensfirth (USA) – Last of The Bunch (GB) Monbeg Stables, (D.Doyle) Lot Not Sold £115,000

58 Valleres (FR) 2015 B.G. by Coastal Path (GB) – Duchesse Pierji (FR) Saunderscourt Stables, (Ms L.Doyle) Highflyer Bloodstock/A King £80,000

61 Jerminnie Green (IRE) 2014 B.M. by Jeremy (USA) – Minnie Maguire (IRE) Monbeg Stables, (D.Doyle) Highflyer Bloodstock/A King £35,000

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