Pilgrim Soul tops Tattersalls Ascot August Sale for Andrew Balding and Kerry Lee

The daughter of Yeats, Pilgrim Soul became the top lot at the Tattersalls Ascot Sale when knocked down to trainer Kerry Lee for £40,000. The turnover for the sale concluded at £423,200 while the average finished at £5,038, the median at £2,500 and an improved clearance rate of 87 per cent.

International Trade At Successful Tattersalls July Sale

The Tattersalls July Sale concluded with LETHAL STEPS selling for 300,000 guineas with a total of 183 lots realising a total of 3,184,300 guineas. The three-day sale realised 12,074,300 guineas for the 562 lots sold at an average of 21,485 guineas and a median of 10,000 guineas.

Tattersalls July Sale Day 1 2018 Video Review

The top lot of the opening session was the DUBAWI filly AWARD WINNING who was consigned by The Castlebridge Consignment. The thrice-raced daughter of the COZZENE mare HIT THE SKY is officially rated 80 and is a half-sister to the Group winning trio of ROYAL BENCH, MAYHEM and MEMPHIS TENNESSEE.

Fireworks on Opening Day of Tattersalls July Sale

The opening session of the Tattersalls July Sale saw great demand for well-bred fillies with 11 lots selling for 100,000 guineas or more. A total of 208 lots were sold for 5,407,000 guineas at an average of 25,995 guineas and a median of 9,000 guineas.