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Nine yearling bonuses paid out this week

THIS week has so far seen no less than nine £10,000 Racing Post Yearling Bonuses paid out. 

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Monday's meeting at Kempton kicked off the  payouts when Aciano won the Steljes, Technology With Purpose EBF Maiden Stakes. Sheila Tucker owns the son of Kheleyf, who was bought for 70,000gns from Book 1 of Tattersalls October Yearling sale.

There were three bonus winners at Beverley on Tuesday. Division one of the Thanks For Your Support In 2010 Maiden Auction Stakes was won in fine style by Kinlochrannoch, a Kyllachy filly who sold at DBS October Sales to Ben Haslam for £6,500. Breezolini, who was unsold at £5,000 at the DBS St Leger Sale, took the second division of the race for trainer Richard Whitaker while Corsicanrun landed Martin Campbell Sorry You're Leaving EBF Maiden Stakes for owner Mrs Steel. The Medicean half-brother to Steinbeck was bought for 175,000gns at the Tattersalls October Sales by Bobby O'Ryan.

There were three further bonus winners on Wednesday led by 115,000gns yearling Male Model, who became the 31st winner for first season sire Iffraaj when scoring at Redcar. Goodwood's action featured two bonus winners in Highclere Thoroughbred Racing's Dominant, a 95,000gns yearling purchase and the first British or Irish winner for sire Cacique, and Dordogne, a son of Singspiel who sold to trainer Mark Johnston for 27,000gns.

On Thurdsay, Highclere Thoroughbred Racing securedtheir second payout of the week when Exposure took the 6f maiden at Wolverhampton. The son of Compton Place was knocked down to John Warren for 62,000gns as a yearling.

And at Pontefract, a bonus was landed by last year's €475,000 Goffs Orby sale-topper Pink Diva when she took the EBF Wood Maiden Stakes at Pontefract for Mrs Fitri Hay and trainer Tom Tate. The daughter of Giant's Causeway is the second foal out of Irish 1,000 Guineas heroine Saoire.

 

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