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Sacred Kingdom - Sha Tin 01.10.10

Sacred Kingdom: A brother to the Group 1 winner will sell at Melbourne

  PICTURE: Hong Kong Jockey Club  

Sacred Kingdom brother to sell at Melbourne

A BROTHER to four-time Hong Kong champion sprinter Sacred Kingdom could be the headline act of the 2012 Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale after being confirmed for the auction.

A seven time Group 1 winner across Hong Kong and Singapore, Sacred Kingdom is by the all conquering Coolmore stallion Encosta De Lago, twice champion sire in Australia .

He is out of the Zeditave mare Courtroom Sweetie and is a half-brother to four winners, including the seven-times winner and Listed-placed Opter.

Peter Heagney, Inglis Melbourne bloodstock director, said: "We are delighted that Sacred Kingdom's breeders, the Calvert Family, have chosen Melbourne as the place to sell one of the highlight yearlings born in Australasia."





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