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Bonus success for Ormiston's bargain filly

NORMAN Ormiston is the recipient of the 127th Racing Post yearling bonus payout this year after his Kevin Prendergast-trained Blue Mimosa battled to victory in the 6 1/2f juvenile maiden at Sligo on Tuesday.

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Ormiston bred the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor and retained her after she was knocked down to Frank Barry for just €4,000 at the Tattersalls Ireland September Yearling Sale.

One of nine British and Irish juvenile winners for her sire so far this season, Blue Mimosa is the first foal out of Mercury Blue,a placed daughter of Montjeu from the family of Group 3 winner Muakaad.




Galileo £7,137,554
Dark Angel £2,146,821
Dubawi £2,043,400
Kodiac £1,666,456
Nathaniel £1,528,047
Acclamation £1,456,924
Iffraaj £1,442,268
Sea The Stars £1,411,233
Pour Moi £1,283,277
Invincible Spirit £1,272,366