Pharoahmania Continues at Fasig as Upstart Half Brings a Million from Baffert

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hip 62
yearling cAmerican Pharoah--Party Silks, by Touch Gold$1,000,000
Breeder: Mrs. Gerald A. Nielsen
Consignor: Summerfield (Francis & Barbara Vanlangendonck), Agent for Sunnyfield Farm
Buyer: MV Magnier/Bob Baffert, agent

Hip 62 | Fasig-Tipton Photo

The hype for yearlings continued on Monday as the 2015 Horse of the Year’s Hall of Fame conditioner Bob Baffert went to a cool $1 million to pick up hip 62 on behalf of Coolmore’s MV Magnier. The New York-bred colt, a half-brother to MGSW and GISP Upstart (Flatter), was consigned by Francis & Barbara Vanlangendonck’s Summerfield on ehalf of Sunnyfield Farm.

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