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Brother to Nightime sold for 650,000gns at the Tattersalls October Sale

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Nightime brother matches Tatts top price

SIR ROBERT OGDEN emerged victorious from a bidding duel with John Magnier for lot 300, a full-brother to Irish 1,000 Guineas heroine Nightime, on the second day of the Tattersalls Octoberyearling sale Book 1.

Ogden had to go to 650,000gns to secure the Castlebridge Consignment-offered colt by Galileo. The figure matched the top price at the sale so far, given by Angus Gold on behalf of Shadwell for a Pivotal filly outof Briolette (282).

Four Galileo yearlings have been offered so far today: all have sold, for an average of 302,500gns.

Read Steve Dennis's take onTattersalls in Thursday's Racing Post - click here to buy the online newspaper from 9am

 

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TOP TEN

STALLION £ TOTAL PRIZE
Galileo £10,649,102
Dark Angel £3,012,277
Dubawi £2,934,398
Kodiac £2,222,880
Acclamation £2,088,768
Frankel £1,960,614
Nathaniel £1,880,694
Sea The Stars £1,873,321
Iffraaj £1,752,926
Invincible Spirit £1,694,010