Tattersalls Releases December Mares Catalogue


Waldgeist's three-quarter sister Waldlied | Tattersalls

Tattersalls has released the catalogue for its December Mares Sale on Nov. 29 to Dec. 2, with 1168 fillies and mares catalogued including huge representation from Godolphin, Shadwell and Juddmonte, which bring 224 between them.

The Tattersalls December Mares Sale catalogue features previously announced headliners like Sunday Times (GB) (Holy Roman Emperor {Ire}) (lot 1810), the dam of Breeders' Cup winner Newspaperofrecord (Ire) (Lope De Vega {Ire}) carrying a full sibling; listed-winning and Group 1-placed 2-year-old filly Flotus (Ire) (Starspangledbanner {Aus}) (lot 1798); and dual Group 1 winner Amazing Maria (Ire) (Mastercraftsman {Ire}) (lot 1876) as part of the Sir Robert Ogden dispersal, and other headline lots unveiled on Friday include Mondelice (GB) (Montjeu {Ire}) (lot 1756), the dam of rising middle-distance talent Dubai Honour (Ire) (Pride Of Dubai {Aus}) in foal to New Bay (GB); G1 EP Taylor S. winner Blond Me (Ire) (Tamayuz {GB}) (lot 1837) in foal to Siyouni (Fr) and Breeders' Cup and Classicwinner Flotilla (Fr) (Mizzen Mast) (lot 1836) in foal to Sea The Moon (Ger) as part of a partial dispersal from Al Shahania Stud; G1 Preis der Diana victress Penelopa (GB) (Giant's Causeway) (lot 1603) in foal to Mehmas (Ire); G1 Grosser Preis von Bayern winner and Group 3 producer Temida (Ire) (Oratorio {Ire}) (lot 1602) also in foal to Sea The Moon; G2 Prix de Malleret winner Waldlied (GB) (New Approach {Ire}) (lot 1839), a three-quarter sister to G1 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe winner Waldgeist (Ire) (Galileo {Ire}) in foal to Kingman (GB) with her third foal; dual group winner and Group 1-placed 4-year-old filly Cayenne Pepper (Ire) (Australia {GB}) (lot 1840); last year's G1 Prix Marcel Boussac scorer Tiger Tanaka (Ire) (Clodovil {Ire}) (lot 1822); and this year's G3 Sceptre S. winner Just Beautiful (GB) (Pride Of Dubai {Aus}) (lot 1739). European Sales Management brings a strong draft including Vadariya (GB) (Sea The Stars {Ire}) (lot 1821), the dam of this year's G3 Prix Bertrand de Tarragon scorer Waliyak (Fr) (Le Havre {Ire}) in foal to Pinatubo {Ire}); last year's G2 Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte and G3 Prix Eclipse victress Plainchant (Fr) (Gregorian {Ire}) (lot 1818) and black-type winners Feel Glorious (GB) (Bated Breath {GB}) (lot 1816), Madeleine Must (Fr) (Motivator {GB}) (lot 1819) and See The Rose (Ire) (Kendargent {Fr}) (lot 1820). Also catalogued are triple Group 3 winner Axana (Ger) (Soldier Hollow {GB}) (lot 1749); this year's G3 Prix de Cabourg winner Have A Good Day (Ire) (Adaay {Ire}) (lot 1771); G3 Prix Miesque winner Lullaby Moon (GB) (Belardo {Ire}) (lot 1842); G3 Princess Margaret S. victress Santosha (Ire) (Coulsty {Ire}) (lot 1809); G3 Killavullan S. winner Stela Star (Ire) (Epaulette {Aus}) (lot 1796); and listed winners Que Amoro (Ire) (Es Que Love {Ire}) (lot 1841); Measure Of Magic (Ire) (Kodi Bear {Ire}) (lot 1827); and Es La Vida (Ger) (Soldier Hollow {GB}) (lot 1750).

Godolphin brings 101 fillies and mares to Park Paddocks, including the stakes-winning Sarinda (GB) (Dubawi {Ire}) (lot 1783) and Under The Stars (Ire) (Night Of Thunder {Ire}) (lot 1790), both in foal to Frankel (GB), as well as stakes winners Dancing Sands (Ire) (Dubawi {Ire}) (lot 1511), Lady Liberty (Ire) (Shirocco {Ger}) (lot 1513) and Yellow Rosebud (Ire) (Jeremy) (lot 1788) in foal to Cracksman (GB), Earthlight (Ire) and Too Darn Hot (GB), respectively, and the stakes-producing Zam Zoom (Ire) (Dalakhani {Ire}) (lot 1786) in foal to Ghaiyyath (Ire).

Shadwell's 93 offerings include fillies and mares that trace back to the families of Sheikh Hamdan's homebred champions like Alhaarth (Ire), Bahri, Eswarah (GB), Ghanaati, Lahudood (GB), Mehthaaf, Nashwan, Shadayid, Taghrooda (GB), and this season's standout miler Baaeed (GB).

The Juddmonte consignment is a perennial December Sale feature, and the 30 fillies and mares comprising the consignment this year include half-sisters to Group 1 winners Epicuris (GB) (Rail Link {GB}), Quadrilateral (GB) (Frankel {GB}) and Winsili (GB) (Dansili {GB}).

“The Tattersalls December Mares Sale is an annual highlight of the global bloodstock sales calendar and this year's catalogue, which features the dispersal of Sir Robert Ogden's broodmares and fillies and major consignments from both Godolphin and Shadwell Estates, looks set to bring the Tattersalls year to an exciting conclusion,” said Tattersalls Chairman Edmond Mahony. “With buyers from the vast majority of countries now able to travel easily to Britain we look forward to welcoming the uniquely international cast of buyers for whom the Tattersalls December Mares Sale is an unmissable event every year.”

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