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Day One Magic Millions Yearling Sale

During Day One of the Magic Millions Yearling Sale on the Gold Coast on Wednesday a total of 182 lots were sold for a gross of $39.17 million and average price of $215,220, a record opening day average in the history of the Gold Coast Yearling Sale.

The clearance rate improved during the afternoon and rounded out at 81 per cent. 


DAY ONE STATISTICS
(2017 in bracket)

Lots Catalogued: 252 (240)
Lots Sold: 182 (187)
Lots Passed In: 43 (31)
Lots Withdrawn: 26 (21)
Sale Gross: $39,170,000 ($35,907,000)
Top Price: $1,000,000 ($900,000)
Average Price: $215,220 ($192,016)
Median Price: $170,000 ($150,000)
Sold %: 81 (85)

DAY ONE TOP SELLERS
 
$1,000,000 – Fastnet Rock-Risk Aversion colt (Lot 239)
Vendor: Element Hill / Buyer: Tom Magnier/John O’Shea (NSW)
 
$900,000 – Snitzel-Madame Andree colt (Lot 52)
Arrowfield Stud (As Agent) / James Harron Bloodstock (NSW)
 
$675,000 – Deep Field-Reggae colt (Lot 231)
Kia Ora Stud / Orbis Bloodstock (HK)
 
$650,000 – Redoute’s Choice-Madam Tracy filly (Lot 51)
Element Hill / Peachester Lodge (Qld)
 
$650,000 – Fastnet Rock-Radharcnafarraige colt (Lot 215)
Segenhoe Stud (As Agent) / Asian Bloodstock Services (HK)
 
$625,000 – I Am Invincible-Octavia filly (Lot 145)
Yarraman Park Stud (As Agent) / Reg Inglis/Jon Kelly/Paul Frampton (NSW)
 
$600,000 – Written Tycoon-Noondie colt (Lot 127)
Mill Park Stud (As Agent) / Bruce Perry Bloodstock (NZ)
 
$600,000 – Exceed and Excel-Oasis Rose colt (Lot 142)
Bhima Thoroughbreds (As Agent) / James Harron Bloodstock (NSW)
 
$550,000 – Pierro-Pure Purrfection filly (Lot 203)
Eureka Stud / Boomer Bloodstock P/L (Qld)

$525,000 - Dissident-Prompt colt (Lot 200)
Newgate Farm (As Agent) / George Moore Bloodstock (HK)

LEADING SIRES
(ranked by average - 3 or more sold)

$458,889 - Fastnet Rock - 9 sold
$450,000 - Snitzel - 7 sold
$360,556 - I Am Invincible - 9 sold
$344,167 - Written Tycoon - 6 sold
$316,667 - Pierro - 3 sold
$282,500 - Not a Single Doubt - 4 sold
$272,857 - Exceed and Excel - 7 sold
$258,846 - Dissident - 13 sold
$245,714 - Sebring - 7 sold
$227,500 - Deep Field - 12 sold

LEADING BUYERS
(ranked by total spend)

$2,005,000 - Reg Inglis/Jon Kelly/Paul Frampton - 5 lots
$1,875,000 - James Harron Bloodstock - 3 lots
$1,685,000 - Orbis Bloodstock - 4 lots
$1,520,000 - McEvoy Mitchell Racing - 6 lots
$1,490,000 - China Horse Club/Newgate/Winstar
$1,150,000 - Asian Bloodstock Services Ltd - 2 lots
$1,050,000 - Peachester Lodge - 2 lots
$1,000,000 - Tom Magnier/John O'Shea - 1 lot
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