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.
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.
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.