Highclere Stud has regularly been amongst the leading vendors at the major sales, including:

Highclere Stud were the leading consigner by over 3,000,000 gns at Tattersalls Book 1 this year with an impressive total of 9,123,000 gns. The Keswick family’s Dubawi ex Sky Lantern sold to Coolmore for 2,000,000gns! A total of 27 lots sold at an average of 249,519 gns.

Individual Highlights:

Lot Sex Sire Dam Purchaser Price (gns)
125 C Shamardal (USA) Night Frolic (GB) Roger Varian 500,000
217 F Dubawi (IRE) Silk Sari (GB) Godolphin 1,300,000
222 C Dubawi (IRE) Sky Lantern (IRE) MV Magnier/Mayfair/P&R Doyle 2,000,000
362 F Invincible Spirit (IRE) Beach Frolic (GB) Shadwell Estate Company 650,000
424 F Frankel (GB) Debonnaire (GB) Narvick International 500,000
451 C Dubawi (IRE) Ever Rigg (GB) Vendor 525,000
457 C Frankel (GB) Fann (USA) SackvilleDonald 700,000

Highclere Stud yet again in the top few consigners at Tatts Book 1 coming a very close second with total sales at 5,856,000 gns.

Individual Highlights:

Lot Sex Sire Dam Purchaser Price (gns)
72 F Dubawi (IRE) Gemstone (IRE) Blandford Bloodstock 525,000
164 C Shamardal (USA) Love Everlasting (GB) John Ferguson Bloodstock 500,000
198 C Dubawi (IRE) Millennium Star (IRE) Howson & Houldsworth Bloodstock 500,000
328 C Dubawi (IRE) So Silk (GB) Roger Varian 850,000
395 F Shamardal (USA) Victoire Celebre (USA) Shawn Dugan agent for Al Shira'aa Farms 500,000

At the Tattersalls Book 1 October Yearling Sale Highclere Stud were once again one of the top contenders with an impressive aggregate of 7,612,000 GNS and an average of 292,769 GNS.

2015 Individual Yearling Highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam Purchaser Price
46 C Dubawi (IRE) Alsindi (IRE) Blandford Bloodstock 750,000
339 C Frankel (GB) Model Queen (USA) China Horse Club 670,000
17 F Dubawi (IRE) Wild Wind (GER) John Ferguson Bloodstock 580,000
112 F Dansili (GB) Cascata (IRE) Frank Lyons Agent for R Santulli 470,000
388 F Oasis Dream (GB) Pongee (GB) Roger P Varian 450,000
452 F Lawman (FR) So Silk (GB) Lordshirp Stud/Kern/Lillingston Association 450,000
97 F Dubawi (IRE) Brigatta (IRE) C Gordon Watson / Al Shaqab Racing 425,000
437 C Oasis Dream (GB) Seta (GB) Blandford Bloodstock 420,000
284 F Dubawi (IRE) Lady Of Everest (IRE) John Ferguson Bloodstock 420,000
62 F Raven's Pass (USA) Artisti (GB) Tony Nerses 420,000
332 C New Approach (IRE) Misheer (GB) Shadwell Estate Company 400,000
91 C Dubawi (IRE) Born Something (IRE) Jamie McCalmont 375,000
6 C Invincible Spirit (IRE) Wallis (GB) John & Jake Warren / Al Shaqab Racing 310,000
38 F Shamardal (USA) Akrivi (IRE) John Ferguson Bloodstock 260,000

At the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale Highclere Stud was yet again the leading consigner with a huge aggregate of £8,035,000 and an average of £297,593 for the Book 1 Sale.

The top lot at the October Sales this year was a Dubawi ex. Misheer filly who sold to John Ferguson Bloodstock for £750,000.

2014 Individual Yearling Highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam Purchaser Price
404 F Dubawi (IRE) Misheer (GB) John Ferguson Bloodstock 750,000
241 C Dubawi (IRE) Cosmodrome (USA) John Ferguson Bloodstock 725,000
287A C Galileo (IRE) Famous (IRE) Blandford Bloodstock 600,000
460 F Oasis Dream (GB) Pongee (GB) Vendor 550,000
395 C Galileo (IRE) Mauralakana (FR) Mick Flanagan 510,000
367 F Oasis Dream (GB) Lady of Everest (IRE) Tony Nerses 500,000
411 C Dubawi (IRE) Model Queen (USA) Shadwell Estate Company 500,000
36 C Oasis Dream (GB) Seta (GB) John Ferguson Bloodstock 425,000
333 F Exceed And Excel (AUS) Impressionism (IRE) Roger P Varian 420,000
179 C New Approach (IRE) Artisti (GB) J Warren Bloodstock 400,000
329 C Shamardal (USA) Hypnology (USA) John Ferguson Bloodstock 380,000
363 F Oasis Dream (GB) Ladeena (IRE) Shawn Dugan, Agent 330,000
467 F Sea The Stars (IRE) Pursuit of Life (GB) Al Mirqab Racing 320,000
195 F Galileo (IRE) Bewitched (IRE) Shawn Dugan, Agent 270,000
299 C Pivotal (GB) Forgotten Dreams (IRE) John Ferguson Bloodstock 220,000
11 C Shamardal (USA) Riberac (GB) J Warren Bloodstock 200,000
128 F Pivotal (GB) Whazzat (GB) J Warren Bloodstock 200,000

At the Tattersalls October Sale Book 1 once again Highclere was at the forefront of the consigner table with an aggregate of £6,737,000 and an average of £249,519 finishing second overall on the vendors list.

At the December Sales a selected draft of fillies for Highclere Thoroughbred Racing sold exceptionally well including Vow at £600,000 and Forgive at £475,000.

2013 Individual Yearling highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam


296 C Galileo (IRE) Blue Symphony (GB) David Redvers Bloodstock 400000
307 F Danehill Dancer (IRE) Cabaret (IRE) Flaxman Stables Ireland 525000
332 C Bernardini (USA) Cloud Castle (GB) Badgers for A Nezhenets 200000
359 C Dubawi (IRE) Demisemiquaver (GB) John Ferguson Bloodstock 650000
369 F Invincible Spirit (IRE) Dress Uniform (USA) Vendor 240000
390 C Galileo (IRE) Field of Hope (IRE) Blandford Bloodstock 650000
403 C Montjeu (IRE) Forgotten Dreams (IRE) Vendor 575000
484 F Dansili (GB) Ladeena (IRE) Sir Robert Ogden, CBE, LLD 260000
488 F Dubawi (IRE) Lady of Everest (IRE) C Gordon-Watson Bloodstock 450000
9 C Invincible Spirit (IRE) Manoeuvre (IRE) Vendor 220000
11 C Galileo (IRE) Mauralakana (FR) MV Magnier 525000
36 F Dubawi (IRE) Much Faster (IRE) John Ferguson Bloodstock 300000
74 F New Approach (IRE) Patacake Patacake (USA) Al Shaqab Racing 450000
166 C Oasis Dream (GB) Splashdown (GB) Rob Speers 370000
168 C Rip Van Winkle (IRE) Steel Princess (IRE) David Redvers Bloodstock 400000
208 F Teofilo (IRE) Wadaat (GB) Paul Webber Racing 205000

2012 was another significant year for Highclere at the Tattersalls Sales. Including our private sales Highclere was again the leading consignor at the October Sale Book 1, with 34 yearlings sold for an average of £176,235 at an aggregate of £5,992,000.

At the December Sales, Desert Classic, dam of Gr.1 winner Wrote, headlined the draft selling for £875,000. This was a fantastic result for her owner Rob Speers who previously worked at Highclere and had so successfully bred and sold the Breeder’s Cup winner Wrote as a yearling.

2012 Individual Yearling highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam


77 C Dubawi (IRE) Lion Forest (USA) John Ferguson Bloodstock 260,000
106 C Dubawi (IRE) Manoeuvre (IRE) Form Bloodstock 470,000
111 F Galileo (IRE) Mauralakana (FR) Haruya Yoshida 340,000
152 F Sea The Stars (IRE) Nashmiah (IRE) Brenda Karn-Smith 200,000
177 C Galileo (IRE) Party (IRE) Seasons Holidays 200,000
194 C Monsun (GER) Pongee (GB) John Ferguson Bloodstock 400,000
241 C New Approach (IRE) Scarlet Empire (IRE) John Ferguson Bloodstock 320,000
321 C Dubawi (IRE) Vallota (GB) John Warren Bloodstock 260,000
331 F New Approach (IRE) Wadaat (GB) Mandore International Agency 400,000
352 F Shamardal (USA) Wimple (USA) SackvilleDonald 310,000
532 C Dubawi (IRE) Ever Rigg (GB) Warren / Gordon-Watson 360,000

Top vendor at Tattersalls October Sale Book 1 for the fifth successive year with an aggregate of 4,126,000gns for 25 yearlings sold, and an average of 165,040gns, well above the average for the whole sale. Impressive vendor of high class mares Pearling and Mrs Marsh at the Tattersalls December Mare Sale. Pearling reached £1,300,000 bought by Tony Nerses and Mrs Marsh sold for £850,000 to BBA Ireland.

2011 Individual Yearling highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam


224 F Cape Cross Model Queen C Gordon-Watson 500,000gns
151 C New Approach Ladeena John Ferguson 450,000gns
494 C Galileo Blue Symphony Cheveley Park Stud 410,000gns
254 C Duke of Marmalade

Night Frolic

Demi O'Byrne 340,000gns
2 F Galileo Candy Mountain

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76 C Teofilo Fann Peter & Ross Doyle Bloodstock 240,000gns
22 C New Approach Comic Shadwell Estate 220,000gns

Top vendor at Tattersalls October Sale Book 1 with an aggregate of 3,713,000gns and an impressive average of 142,808gns. The stud was also the top vendor at Tattersalls October Sale Book 2 with an average of 43,750gns. Soinlovewithyou was the third highest price lot of the Tattersalls December Mare Sale, she was purchased by Hugo Lascells Bloodstock for £950,000.

2010 Individual Yearling Highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam


114 C Nayef Blue Symphony Shadwell Estate 525,000gns
649 C Montjeu Tarfah Demi O'Byrne 525,000gns
197 C Galileo Dararita Alex Cole 410,000gns
443 C Dansili Model Queen Shadwell Estate 360,000gns
624 F Cape Cross Starlit Sky Ed Dunlop 235,000gns
345 C Pivotal Kithanga Norris/Huntingdon 210,000gns

Top vendor at Tattersalls October Sale Books 1 and 2, with impressive averages of 146,043gns and 67,708gns respectively, well above the overall average for each sale.

2009 Individual Yearling Highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam


269 C Pivotal Blue Symphony MH Goodbody 450,000gns
413 F Dansili Frappe Shadwell Estate Co 330,000gns
588 F Encosta de Lago Model Queen Hugo Lascelles Bloodstock 280,000gns
88 C Cape Cross Something Exciting John Ferguson 240,000gns
120 F Galileo Tarfah John Magner 240,000gns
587 C Street Cry Miznah John Ferguson 200,000gns
620 F Cape Cross Night Frolic Blandford Bloodstock 200,000gns

Top vendor at Tattersalls October Sale Book 1

2008 Individual Yearling Highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam


400 F Montjeu Blue Symphony Paul Cole 400,000gns
78 C Motivator Model Queen Michael Jarvis 230,000gns
206 C Cape Cross Shimna John Ferguson 200,000gns
5 C Cape Cross Ladeena John Ferguson 200,000gns
53 C Pivotal Maskunah John Ferguson 200,000gns

Top vendor at Tattersalls October Sale Books 1 and 2, and DBS St Leger Yearling Sales.

2007 Individual Yearling Highlights

Lot Sex Sire Dam


217 C Gone West Myth To Reality John Ferguson 1,000,000gns
198 C Danehill Dancer Model Queen Ed Dunlop 350,000gns
501 C Cape Cross Wimple Bryan Smart 300,000gns

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