Denis Murphy’s Tipperary point-to-point bumper winner, Au Fleuron, topped today’s Cheltenham point-to-point sale held at Newmarket.
Noel and Valerie Moran, owners of Bective Stud, owners of high-class horses like Petit Mouchoir and Zanahiyr, have reaffirmed their support of suspended trainer Gordon Elliott by signing the docket for £220,000.
Cormac Doyle’s Pay The Pilot, runner-up in a Punchestown point-to-point bumper will join Kim Bailey following a £130,000 winning bid.
Jonathan Fogarty’s Thurles bumper winner, Complete Unknown, was knocked down to Megan Nicholls for £115,000.
The industry breathed a sigh of relief as 24 of the 27 horses offered for sale during the day changed hands.
Ernest Gray (IRE) 2017 B.G. BY Walk In The Park (IRE) EX Emily Gray (IRE) Milestone Stables (C. Bowe) Highflyer Bloodstock £105,000
Jet of Magic (IRE) 2016 B.G. BY Jet Away (GB) EX Ginandit (IRE) Ballyboy Stables (D. P. Murphy) Dan Astbury / Timothy Talbot £75,000
Love Envoi (IRE) 2016 B.M. BY Westerner (GB) EX Love Divided (IRE) Monbeg Stables (S. Doyle) Jeremiah McGrath £38,000
Pull Again Green (IRE) 2016 B.G. BY Kalanisi (IRE) EX Clogher Valley (IRE) Sandybeach Stables (D. V. O’Brien) Fergal O’Brien Racing (P.S.) £35,000
Pay The Pilot (GB) 2017 B.G. BY Telescope (IRE) EX Becky B (GB) Monbeg Stables (C. Doyle) Aiden Murphy / Kim Bailey £130,000
Its Gonnahappen (IRE) 2016 B.G. BY Flemensfirth (USA) EX Royal Choice (IRE) Harley Dunne Racing Lot Withdrawn
Au Fleuron (FR) 2017 B.G. BY Crillon (FR) EX La Pelodette (FR) Ballyboy Stables (D. P. Murphy) Bective Stud / Gordon Elliott £220,000
Ahead of The Field (IRE) 2015 Ch.G. BY Flemensfirth (USA) EX Last of The Bunch (GB) Monbeg Stables (D. Doyle) Gerry Hogan Bloodstock £40,000
Complete Unknown (IRE) 2016 B.G. BY Dylan Thomas (IRE) EX Silver Stream (IRE) Jonathan Fogarty Racing, Ireland Tom Malone / Megan Nicholls £115,000
The Real Jet (IRE) 2016 Ch.M. BY Jet Away (GB) EX Stonehouse (IRE) Monbeg Stables(C. Doyle) Andy Irvine £35,000
General Medrano (IRE) 2017 B.G. BY Ocovango (GB) EX Talween (GB) Ballyboy Stables, Ireland (D. P. Murphy) Highflyer Bloodstock £55,000
Green Vault (IRE) 2016 B.G. BY Shirocco (GER) EX Squeekaussie (IRE) Ballydaragh Stables (L. Kenny) Lucinda Russell / Paul McIvor £38,000