Raheen dominates Capricornia yearling sale

Saturday, 7 May 2011

Raheen Stud dominated the leader-board for the Capricornia yearling sale at Rockhampton on Friday.

Resident sire Stromberg Carlson had a colt from Marscay mare Fiery Disposition sell for $20,000.  He was purchased by a Gold Coast syndicate and will be trained by Toby Edmonds.  His dam is related to five-time Group 1 winner Eremein.

Raheen sold a Hidden Dragon – Rubies and Gold colt for $22,000.  He is the first foal from a Canny Lad mare who was a QTIS winner at Callaghan Park.

Raheen also offered a Garrison Savannah – Iriana Star colt that made $20,000.  His sire was represented by Capricornia 2YO Classic winner Bonny the Viper on Thursday.  His dam Iriana Star had won the 2YO Classic in 2001.

2011 CAPRICORNIA LEADERBOARD

$27,000   Ferocity – Survive     Robyn Wise     LDM P/L
$22,000   Private Agenda – Pavlichenko     Noralla Stud      Ross Hassam
$22,000   Hidden Dragon – Rubies and Gold     Raheen Stud Alan Acton
$20,000   Stromberg Carlson – Fiery Disposition     Laurel Glen Equine     LDM P/L

$20,000   Garrison Savannah – Iriana Star     Raheen Stud Alan Acton
$16,000   Bagger Vance – Umaway     Kenmore Lodge      M & S Bach
$15,000   Stromberg Carlson – Kewpie Doll    Raheen Stud G & D Bruce
$12,000   Hidden Dragon – Mistress Corinth     Palm View Stud    N, D & G Milner