100% Clearance at 2016 Easter Yearling Sale!

21 Apr 2016


The 2016 Easter Yearling Sale has concluded and Willow Park offered 9 yearlings and achieved a 100% clearance rate in the ring. They averaged $286,500, which was above the overall sale average.

Top lot was a Pierro colt, out of Group 3 winner Mica’s Pride making him a half-brother to 3 stakes winner including champion racehorse Criterion, a 4 x Group 1 winner of over $7.2 million. The colt was sold for $750,000 to Louis Le Metayer’s Astute Bloodstock, and will race in Australia for international clients. Another highlight was Lot 352, Vern & Marg Trillo’s gorgeous Sepoy colt out of Irish Blues (pictured), selling for $520,000 to Shadwell Australia.