Lot 183 Australia colt
Image supplied by Goffs Ltd.

Day 1 of the two day Goffs Autumn Yearling Sale was topped by Lot 163, a good looking son of Australia consigned by Shanaville Stables and knocked down to Margaret O’Toole for €52,000.

The next highest lot today was a Showcasing filly from Nafferty Stud (Lot 244) that sold to BBA Ireland for €45,000, while earlier a Dragon Pulse colt consigned by Cross Stables, Lot 238, was bought by Shawn Dugan for €35,000.

The Autumn Yearling Sale continues at 10am tomorrow, and will be followed on Wednesday with the Horses In Training that will begin at 12 noon.

Autumn Yearling Sale Day 1:
Offered: 255
Sold: 149 (58%)
Aggregate: €8,622,150 (-33%)
Average: €5,786 (-21%)
Median: €3,200 (-36%)