Optimism Going Into New York-Bred Sale

On the heels of a healthy selected yearlings sale earlier this week, optimism is high on the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga grounds as attention shifts to New York-breds for this weekend’s preferred yearling sale Aug. 9-10.

New York-breds brought high prices from prominent buyers in the open sale, with Stonestreet Farms, George Bolton, and Darley bloodstock agent John Ferguson all signing tickets.

Meg Levy’s Bluewater Sales consigned hip 130, a $700,000 Awesome Again colt out of the Lord At War mare Zambezi Belle purchased by Stonestreet and Bolton. The colt was bred by Camelia Casby. With eight horses consigned by Bluewater in the sale this weekend, Levy expects the strong market to continue.

Read more on BloodHorse.com.

Photo courtesy of Fasig-Tipton.

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