FOLLOWING a strong yearling sales season, pinhookers and end-users are expected to descend on Goffs this week for the four-day November Foal Sale which starts on Monday. Just over 1,000 foals will be on offer.
Choice lots include a Kingman half-brother to champion two-year-old and Moyglare Stud Stakes winner Skitter Scatter, a Teofilo half-sister to 2000 Guineas and three-time Group 1 winner Dawn Approach, a Churchill brother to Irish St Leger winner Sonnyboyliston, and an own-brother to German Derby winner Sea The Moon whose half-sister topped last year’s Goffs November Foal Sale.
Another outstanding Sea The Stars foal catalogued is the own-brother to Irish and Yorkshire Oaks winner Sea Of Class.
Also among the highlights are an own-brother to Grade 1 Natalma Stakes winner La Pelosa, a Kingman half-brother to Orby sale-topper and recent stakes winner Zanbaq, and a pair of Wootton Bassett foals that include a half-brother to John and Thady Gosden’s hugely exciting juvenile Arrest, who was purchased by Juddmonte at the November Foal Sale, and a half-sister to multiple Group 2 winner and Group 1 placed Terebellum.
A half-brother to Group 1 Prix Marcel Boussac second Gan Teorainn by Inns Of Court is also catalogued, while other standouts are a three-parts brother to four-time Group 1 winner Blue Point by Earthlight and a Kodiac colt whose blacktype siblings include Group 3 winner Vadream.
Galileo leads a powerful sire profile alongside foals by Dandy Man, Dark Angel, Eqtidaar, Galileo Chrome, Inn Of Court, Invincible Army, Invincible Spirit, Kingman, Kodi Bear, Kodiac, Lope De Vega, Magna Grecia, Mehmas, New Bay, Night Of Thunder, No Nay Never, Oasis Dream, Profitable, Ribchester, Saxon Warrior, Sea The Stars, Showcasing, Sioux Nation, Siyouni, Starspangledbanner, Ten Sovereigns, Teofilo, Wootton Bassett, Zarak and Zoustar.
The world’s best racehorse of 2020 Ghaiyyath topped the November Sale as a foal when bought by Godolphin, and his first crop of foals at Goffs this year include a half-sister to the dam of Group 1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf winner Line Of Duty and a half-sister to the champion sprinter Suesa.
Other exciting new sires with their first foals on offer in November are Arizona, Circus Maximus, Earthlight, Far Above, Hello Youmzain, Kameko, King Of Change, Mohaather, Persian King, River Boyne, Royal Lytham, Sands Of Mali, Sergei Prokofiev, Shaman, Sottsass, Without Parole and Wooded.
The sale will follow the same format as 2021, with foals catalogued alphabetically by dam each day from Monday to Thursday inclusive. Monday and Thursday are billed as equal,Tuesday will raise the bar to an extent, and Wednesday will feature the most blacktype pedigrees.
Lot 540: Magna Grecia half-brother to four winners including Group 3 winner Luminate.
Lot 548: Kodiac half-brother to three winners including eight-time winner and listed scorer Meteoric.
Lot 550: Dandy Man own-brother to Grade 1 winner La Pelosa.
Lot 552: Circus Maximus half-brother to two winners, including Group 3 placed Technique.
Lot 553: Kodi Bear own-brother to multiple listed race winner Measure Of Magic.
Lot 561: Wootton Bassett colt out of sister to Battle Of Marengo, already dam of listed race winner Point King.
Lot 562: Dark Angel colt out of classic placed and Group 2 winner Maqaasid, already dam of three winners.
Lot 565: Wootton Bassett filly ou of Group 3 winner Marvada, already dam of dual Group 2 winner Terebellum.
Lot 566: Time Test filly out of listed race winner Mary Beloeyn, already dam of four winners including listed placed Clotilde.
Lot 568: Mehmas half-sister to five winners, including listed winner Erysimum.
Lot 574: No Nay Never half-sister to listed race winner Mild Illusion.
Lot 576: Mehmas half-brother to six winners including Australian Group 3 winner Jaameh.
Lot 577: Churchill half-brother to two winners including Ebor Handicap and Irish St Leger winner Sonnyboyliston.
Lot 581: Magna Grecia half-brother to four winners including listed race winner Restorer.
Lot 583: Blue Point half-brother to two winners including Group 3 winner Keeper In Time.
Lot 585: Kodiac half-sister to 12-time winner (including listed) Copper Knight.
Lot 589: Soldier’s Call half-sister to German 2000 Guineas winner and St James’s Palace Stakes fourth Maljoom.
Lot 591: Wootton Bassett half-brother to six winners including 2022 Group 1 runner-up Arrest and Hong Kong Group 3 winner Dinozzo.
Lot 597: Earthlight colt out of listed winner One Spirit, already dam of blacktype winner One For Bobby.
Lot 601: Night Of Thunder solt out of dual French listed winner Persona Grata, already dam of Group 2 placed Lovely Esteem.
Lot 606: Kingman half-brother to listed placed Zanbaq.
Lot 609: Havana Grey half-brother to Group 3 placed The Wizard Of Eye.
Lot 610: Mastercraftsman own-brother to Group 2 Doncaster Cup winner Coltrane.
Lot 611: Make Believe half-sister to three winners including dual Group 3 winner Garrus.
Lot 615: Kodiac half-sister to Group 3 winner Hurricane Ivor.
Lot 625: Make Believe half-brother to US stakes race winner and Irish listed placed Raven’s Cry.
Lot 626: Ghaiyyath half-sister to champion sprinter Suesa.
Lot 628: Sea The Stars own-brother to Sea The Moon and Sea The Sky.
Lot 629: Earthlight three-parts brother to multiple Group 1 winner Blue Point and half-brother to Group 2 winner Formosina.
Lot 635: Sottsass colt out of listed winner Silver Rain, already dam of listed winner Baahama and Group 1 placed Opposite.
Lot 637: Profitable own-brother to Group 2 Queen Mary Stakes winner Quick Suzy.
Lot 642: Lope De Vega half-sister to Group 3 winner Elysium.
Lot 646: Cotai Glory own-brother to listed placed King X J.
Lot 665: Ribchester half-brother to three winners including UAE Group 1 Alfareeq.
Lot 671: Sottsass colt out of listed winner We Are Ninety, already dam of listed winner and sales topper I’m A Gambler.
Lot 677: Dark Angel own-brother to Group 3 winner Stage Magic,
Lot 683: Mehmas own-brother to Group 2 placed Mystery Smiles.
Lot 684: Earthlight half-brother to dual purpose winner Maze Runner and listed winner Zamaani.
Lot 685: Wootton Bassett half-sister to multiple Group 2 winner Breton Rock.
Lot 689: Coulsty half-brother to four winners including Group 2 winner Atomic Force.
Lot 696: Earthlight half-sister to Group 3 winner Rumbles Of Thunder.
Lot 702: Circus Maximus half-brother to nine winners including Coventry Stakes winner Rajasinghe.
Lot 708: Dandy Man own-brother to Group 2 and Group 3 winner Dandalla.
Lot 711: Ten Sovereigns half-sister to Group 2 winner Zain Claudette.
Lot 712: Dandy Man own-sister to Grade 1 winner and Tara Stud stallion River Boyne.
Lot 715: Australia half-brother to three winners including prilofic winner Current Option.
Lot 716: Ghaiyyath half-sister to six winners including classic placed Jacqueline Quest, dam of Line Of Duty.
Lot 726: Inns Of Court half-brother to 10 winners including Group 3 winner Puncher Clynch and this year’s Prix Marcel Boussac runner-up Gan Teorainn.
Lot 727: Kingman half-brother to champion two-year-old filly Skitter Scatter.
Lot 730: Sea The Stars filly out of Group 2 winner Diamond Tango. dam of five winners including Group 2 winner Desert Skyline.
Lot 733: Churchill half-brother to six winners including listed scorers Magical Dreamer and Piece Of Paradise.
Lot 734: Kodiac half-brother to 14-race winner and Group 1 placed El Astronaute.
Lot 748: Saxon Warior half-brother to six winners including listed winner Windfast.
Lot 749: Starspangledbanner half-brother to four winners including Group 3 winner Zihba.
Lot 751: Profitable half-sister to US Grade 2 winner Bellabel.
Lot 764: Kodiac half-brother to Group 3 winner Vadream.
Lot 766: Sea The Stars own-brother to Irish and Yorkshire Oaks winner, and Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe runner-up Sea Of Class.
Lot 768: Teofilo half-sister to 2000 Guineas and three-time Group 1 winner Dawn Approach.
Sale: Goffs November Foal Sale at Kill, Co Kildare
Dates: Monday, November 14th to Thursday, November 17th (starts 10am each day)