Magic Millions 2YO Classic Sale Mail
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 10 January 2017
full field plus emergencies have accepted for this year's $2million Magic
Millions 2YO Classic and the runners in the Top 16 range in price from last
year's sale-topper Chauffeur at $1,600,000 all the way down to Chris Munce's
bargain $28,000 purchase Ours to Keep.
Consigned by Strawberry Hill Stud, Chauffeur (2c Snitzel x Mirror Mirror) was
bought by Jadeskye Racing / Gerald Ryan and has a win and a third from his two
starts to date in Sydney.
Ours to Keep (2c Seidnazar x Picabelle) is unbeaten in winning each of his
three starts to date and was plucked by his trainer from the Eliza Park
International (now Sun Stud) draft at the March Yearling Sale.
Sheikh Hamdan's Shadwell Australasia dipped their toe in the Magic Millions
market last year and emerged with $775,000 filly Madeenaty (2f Exceed and Excel
x Set for Fame) from the Segenhoe Stud draft, the most expensive filly in the
race this year.
Yarraman Park are the most successful
vendors of runners this year having produced three of the top fancies in
Houtzen, From Within and Invincible Star.
Houtzen (2f I Am Invincible x Set to Unleash) bought by Toby Edmonds for $105,000.
From Within (2f Not a Single Doubt x Zimaretto) bought by Blue Sky Bloodstock
Invincible Star (2f I Am Invincible x Romany Flyer) bought by Gai Waterhouse /
Julian Blaxland $200,000.