Stallion prospect tops at Keeneland on Saturday
THE Canadian stakes winner Legal Move, a four-year-old son of Bold Executive, was the highlight of Saturday's Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale. Sold as a racing or stallion prospect, he was bought by Canadian Bruno Schickedanz for $245,000. He was consigned by Lane's End, agent.
Moon Bloodstock paid $75,000 for a filly foal by Tapit out ofthe stakes-winning Silver Deputy mare Princess Willow. She was consigned by Shawhan Place LLC, agent for Sagamore Overlook.
On Saturday, 242 horses sold for $2,257,800, up 5.3 per cent from 2007 when 202 horses made $2,143,900. However, the average of $9,330 was down 12.1 per cent from last year's $10,613, while the median of $5,250 was down 23.4 per cent compared to $6,850 in 2007.