Tamayuz ex Babberina colt
Shares Available - 54%
The following share prices include: Purchase price, sales house & bloodstock agents commission, 'Plus 10 bonus' registration (if applicable), vetting, transport and training fees until 28 Feb 2019:
25% share available @ £16,500 upfront and £689.00 per month from 1st March ‘19
15% share available @ £9,900 upfront and £437.50 per month from 1st March ‘19
10% share available @ £6,600 upfront and £312.50 per month from 1st March ‘19
5% share available @ £3,300 upfront and £167.50 per month from 1st March ‘19
2.5% share available @ £1,650 upfront and £92.50 per month from 1st March ‘19
Purchased at the Goffs Orby Sale, this colt is by TAMAYUZ. Read about his sire here: http://www.derrinstown.com/stallions/tamayuz/. The very best progeny of the sire is our very own G Force. Ever since his authoritative victory in the Group 1 Haydock Sprint in 2014 we have followed the sire, Tamayuz's horses very closely. He imparts plenty of class as well as speed into his progeny and they generally come to had quite quickly as 2 year olds such as Sir Prancealot, trained by Richard Hannon. Brown Sugar was a very high class 2yo too by Tamayuz, alongside horses such as Blond Me, Roseburg, Tupi, Mustashry to name just a few of the sire's high class performers.
From a sale which this season alone has produced the winners of the Gp1 Epsom Oaks (Forever Together), the Gp2 Richmond Stakes (Land Force) and the Gp2 Princess Margaret Stakes (Angel's Hideaway), we are tapping into a proven sale. We purchased our listed winner and Group 3 placed Lexington Times from this sale for €60,000; he went on to compete at Group 1 level for us in the Irish 2000 Guineas no less. The classic winner Sky Lantern was purchased from this sale for €75,000 as was Champion older miler Ribchester. Year in, year out, the Goffs Orby sale produces numerous high class performers. We'd very much like to think that our shrewd Bloodstock team, alongside ace agents Peter and Ross Doyle, have unearthed a gem here for 2019 and beyond.
Our Tamayuz colt is fantastically bred; he descends from the Coolmore family of JAN VERMEER, TOGETHER as well as the very speedy Prix de L'Abbaye winner IMPERIAL BEAUTY. The dam of this colt, Babberina has bred 4 winners from 4 runners, she has a perfect record to date so we'd like to think that this fabulous colt, who has a great action, could follow in his elder siblings' footsteps by courting the winners' enclosure. He's a well developed colt, born on 1st February 2017, so we'd hope that with Mark Johnston's tuition, he could possibly emulate our 100 rated performers VENTURA KNIGHT and Group 1 placed 108 rated MARIE'S DIAMOND as a 2 year old. He's a real athlete of a horse who we hope will debut in April or May, a month or so before the big Royal meeting at Ascot in June. Please see a video of him walking at his pre-training yard included on this page.
We can only dream of him becoming another Group 1 performer like G Force, Marie's Diamond, Boitron, Ventura Storm, Toormore, Kool Kompany etc who all raced in our silks. Group 1 dreams can come true in light blue and orange, rest assured!
Update 10th Dec': We have added a new photo and a video of him on cantering on the gallops nicely at Nicky Tinkler’s. He moves well and looks to have a nice long stride on him. He will move over to Mark’s yard in the first week of January where he will get inducted into Mark’s yearling routine. We’ll look to have an open morning after he has settled in at Mark’s.