The catalogue forthe 2019 Tattersalls December Yearling Sale is out now and canbe viewed online on the sales company’s website. Numbering 200 lots, the December YearlingSale will take place on Monday 25 November. Two colts, one by Dubawiout of Group 1 Irish St Leger winner Voleuse De Coeurs, and one by Galileo out of the regally bred Sent From Heaven, promise to be amongst the highlights of the catalogue which includes own orhalf-brothers and sisters to seven Group One winners, 42 Group or Listedwinners and 25 yearlings out of Group or Listed-winning mares. Buyers looking for yearlings eligible for the various bonus schemes will not be short of choice, with the catalogue featuring 14 yearlings eligible for the £25,000 Tattersalls October Book1 Bonus Scheme, 17 eligible for the £150,000 Tattersalls October Auction Stakes, two eligiblefor the €300,000 Tattersalls Ireland Super Auction Stakes, one eligible for French Owners’ Premiums and 91 eligible for Plus 10 Bonuses.
Seventeen of the current top 20 British and Irish sires have yearlings catalogued and there should be no shortage of interest in the two colts catalogued by the remarkable Frankel. Sea The Stars, whose Irish and Yorkshire Oakswinning daughter Sea Of Class was purchased for 170,000gns at the 2016 Tattersalls December Yearling Sale, has three fillies due to sell. Other proven Group One sires with progeny in the sale include Acclamation, Australia, Bated Breath, Camelot, Dansili, Dark Angel, Exceed And Excel, Invincible Spirit, Kingman, Kodiac, Lope De Vega, Oasis Dream, Showcasing, Starspangledbanner, Teofilo and Zoffany. Commentingon the catalogue for the 2019 Tattersalls December Yearling Sale, Tattersalls chairman Edmond Mahonysaid: “The Tattersalls December Yearling Sale is a consistent source of top class performers and Group 1 Prix d’Ispahan winner Zabeel Prince and Group 2 Royal Lodge Stakes winner Royal Dornoch are evidence of the quality on offer. “The vast majority of the leading British and Irish sires have yearlings catalogued, and owners and trainers will undoubtedly be drawn towards the large number of yearlings qualified for lucrative Tattersalls bonuses or valuable sales races.”