Shalaa tops Arqana's V2

August 21, 2019

The Arqana August yearling sale ended with SHALAA a clear leader in the first season sires, with his first yearlings selling with such consistency that their average reached over €170,000 for 16 lots selling out of the 19 on offer.

In total, 11 of SHALAA's yearlings on offer sold for more than €100,000 for an initial stud fee of €27,500. His median reached €130,000.

FOUR ADDITIONAL SIX-FIGURE LOTS ON MONDAY'S PART 2

The session was headed by Lot 169, a filly out of Satiriste consigned by Haras de Montaigu, was purchased by Mandore International Agency for €260,000

Lot 169 (photo credit Zuzanna Lupa)

Lot 174, a filly out of Serisette consigned by Haras de la Louvière, sold to K McPeek for €160,000

Lot 174 (photo credit Zuzanna Lupa)

Lot 253, a filly out of Edya presented by La Motteraye Consignment, was purchased by Marco Bozzi Bloodstock for €130,000

Lot 253 (photo credit Zuzanna Lupa)

Lot 321, a colt out of Piler Lann consigned by Haras de Castillon, sold to C Dunne for €101,000

Lot 321 (photo credit Zuzanna Lupa)

SHALAA TOPS TUESDAY'S ARQANA V.2 SALE

The attraction did not disappear during the V.2 sale with lot 393, one of two lots only on offer that day, topped the session at €135,000. This filly, out of the Shirocco mare Chabelle, is a half sister to Prix Noailles Gr.2 placed More Than A Dream. Bred and consigned by Haras de la Louvière, this yearling daughter of SHALAA was purchased by the association Alex Waugh & Mrs Isabelle Corbani, and signed under BHB Agency.

"We already have a filly by Shalaa at the stud, and he's a stallion that we believe in"
- Alec Waugh

Lot 393 (photo credit Zuzanna Lupa)

Congratulations to all their new connections!

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