Magic Millions QTIS Sale

Friday, 20 March 2015

Raheen Stud finished second for turnover among vendors at the Gold Coast QTIS Sale on March 16 and 17.  Gross returns for 24 yearlings at the end of two sessions was $715,000 at an average of $29,792.

Eagle Farm trainer Desleigh Foster topped buyers with three purchases for $110,000.  Top of the trio at $60,000 Captain Sonador sister to I’m Belucci.

Tony Haydon paid $35,000 twice for Captain Sonador fillies out of Strolling and Tiny Temptress.  Haydon was stable foreman to Peter Moody for 13 years before branching out on his own last year.

“The QTIS Sale was my first in a trainer role and the help I received at the sale was outstanding,” Haydon said.  “A special mention must go to Basil Nolan of Raheen Stud and his son Basil jnr who were so generous with their time and answering any of my questions.”

Tony Haydon is flanked by Michael Bryant and Basil Nolan snr at the Gold Coast
Tony Haydon is flanked by Michael Bryant and Basil Nolan snr at the Gold Coast

 A/c Raheen Stud

14CCaptain Sonador ‑ She Can CommandDesleigh Forster $30,000
21FCaptain Sonador – ShovellaRobert Heathcote $25,000
28CCaptain Sonador – SlideMunce Racing $25,000
31CSnippetson ‑ Soaring AngelPsd $24,000 Res $30,000
35FCaptain Sonador ‑ Sovereign RoadDesleigh Forster $60,000
44CNicconi ‑ Street JamLindsay Gough $30,000
47FCaptain Sonador – StrollingTony Haydon $35,000
52FCaptain Sonador ‑ Sweet CherubMeagher Racing $50,000
60FPublishing ‑ Targa LadyPsd $12,000 Res $15,000
61FRothesay – TarmonsJohn Ramsey P/L $15,000
68FCaptain Sonador ‑ Tiny TemptressTony Haydon $35,000
82CBradbury’s Luck ‑ Vital DecisionMM As Agent Qld $10,000
160FCaptain Sonador ‑ Cot CaseDesleigh Forster $20,000
184CRothesay – DodgaladyPsd $18,000 Res $25,000
204FCaptain Sonador ‑ Fantasy LassPsd $12,000 Res $20,000
216CCaptain Sonador ‑ Forbidden FruitMM As Agent SA $50,000
236FCaptain Sonador ‑ Gold on GoldMishani Enterprises   $20,000
245CCaptain Sonador ‑ Hepburn RosePaul Rocke $28,000
249FCaptain Sonador ‑ I’m A Smarty PantsRobert Watson $30,000
266FCaptain Sonador ‑ Kai Kai WaraBarry Gill $23,000
268CShow a Heart ‑ KamiriTim Howell $24,000
279FCaptain Sonador ‑ Lady of JewelsChris Anderson $20,000
307FSnippetson ‑ Matilda’s DanceIan McCauley $50,000
308CReal Saga ‑ McflyPeter Malpass $37,000
315CCaptain Sonador ‑ Miracle MannerPaul Duncan $37,000
357FCaptain Sonador ‑ PasturePaul Rocke $15,000

 A/c Raheen Stud (As Agent)

6FShow A Heart ‑ Scarlett JoPhillip Sheehan $26,000
157CMonaco Consul – CodifyJohn Manzelmann $20,000
190FCaptain Sonador ‑ Electric LassPsd $16,000 Res $20,000
384CCasino Prince – RememberingPsd $14,000 Res $15,000