Arqana October Sales Preview
The yearling sales circuit moves back to Normandy, France for the Arqana October Yearling Sales, in Deauville.
The sale will see a number of yearlings on offer by AL SHAQAB stallions.
STYLE VENDOME, who holds a strike rate of 43%, as well as being the sire of Gr1 Prix Marcel Boussac - Criterium des Pouliches winner Lily's Candle is the sire of:
- Lot 246 - from Haras de Catillon, a colt out of winning mare Perle Noire, and from the fmaily of Gr1 winners Volga, Vallee Enchantee, and Vespone.
- Lot 250 - from Haras de Meautry, a colt of out 2 year old winning dam Planete, and going to the Niarchos family of Miesque, Kingmambo, East of the Moon and Alpha Centauri.
- Lot 281 - from Haras de Castillon, a half sister to three black type performers in Jo All The Way, Sommersnil, and Al Mohalhal.
- Lot 350 - from Haras de l'Hotellerie, a colt first foal out of Adhba, who herself is a half sister to multiple listed winner, and group placed Mashaahed.
- Lot 456 - a colt from Haras d'Ombreville out of Listed winner Home and Away.
- Lot 487 - a filly offered by Hubert Honore, out of five time winner Lady Wood, and from the fmaily of group performer Bernebeaum.
- Lot 577 - a filly offered by Hubert Honore, out of 3 time winner Added Attraction, and half sister to 12 time winner Picolapicola.
- Lot 578 - a filly from Haras de l"Hotellerie, and a half sister to Gr2 winning Championship.
TORONADO who stood at Haras de Bouquetot for the first time in 2018, and holds an impressive strike rate of 41% in his debut season of runners on the track. Lots selling by him are :
- Lot 102 - a colt consigned by Coulounces Sales out of winning 2 year old Bay Laurel, and herself the sister to the dam of July Cup Gr1 winner Mayson.
- Lot 119 - from Haras de Mezeray, a colt first foal out of winning dam Chega de Saudade.
- Lot 160 - a filly from Haras de La Louviere and from the family of Rajsaman and Rosawa.
- Lot 378 - from Haras de Ombreville a colt first foal out of winning Bern Me Baby from Haras d''Ombreville.
- Lot 457 - from Haras de Castillon, a filly out of Hortensia, and from the family of Gr1 winner Vale of York.
- Lot 473 - a filly out of Kendorova from Haras de Castillon, and from the family of listed winner Roseate Wood.
- Lot 484 - a filly and half sister to three winners including black type performer Neguev, out of Lady Bering from Haras du Cadran.
- Lot 497 - a filly out of unraced Love Lui from Haras du Cadran , who is herslef a half sister to listed winner Night Bokbel.
- Lot 502 - from Haras de Bourgeauville, a colt out of Madonna Lily and half brother to two winners.
OLYMPCI GLORY, who is the sire of 14 2yo winners in his first season with runners at stud, is the sire of:
- Lot 27 - Rafale Glory, a filly from Haras de Petit Tellier out of listed placed Rafale Bere, and a half sister to three winners including black type performer Rebello.
- Lot 53 - a filly from Fairway Consignment, out of Gr2 placed and listed winner Superstition.
- Lot 148 -a filly from Haras de Castillon out of listed placed Fenella's Link, and half sister to Gr3 placed Drifting Mist.
- Lot 196 - a filly from La Motteraye Consignment out of Lily and the Lake and the second dam being Lil's Jessy, 2 year old winner and Gr.3 victor.
- Lot 271 - from Haras des Capucines, a colt out of Run on Ruby and from the family of Zinabaa, winner of Prix Daniel Windenstein Gr.2.
- Lot 340 - from Fairway Consignment, a colt out of Wire, and from the family of Gr3 winner Exhibit One and Zafonic.
- Lot 360 - from Haras des Capucines, a colt out of Amou Daria, and half brother to black type performer Amourette.
- Lot 372 - from Ecurie d'Auge a filly out of Banderille, and from the family of Gr1 Melbourne Cup winner Might and Power.
- Lot 389 -from Haras des Sablonnets, a colt out of winning dam Casta Diva, and borther to Azamix.
- Lot 392 - a colt first foal consigned by Haras d'Elbe from the family of Prix de Jockey Club winner Gr1 Blue Canari.
- Lot 398 - a filly out of two year old winnign Cruel Sea, and a full sister to Listed winner Circuit Land/Sailing Club.
- Lot 411 - a filly from Haras de Castillon out of three time winner Edith Cowan, who is herself a daughter of Listed winner Mount Eliza.
- Lot 478 - a filly consigned by Haras de Saint Pair, out of Listed winning Kitkat, and half sister to black type performer Kapour.
- Lot 498 - a filly from Haras de Grandcamp, and out of Lovely Best who is herself a half sister to Gr3 winner Chinandega.
- Lot 514 - a filly from Haras de Bourgeauville out of Mirandola's Dream, and half sister to five time winner Mer et Jardin.