GOFFS PUNCHESTOWN SALE CATALOGUE CONFIRMED
24 April 2018
Goffs have confirmed their catalogue
for the Punchestown Sale which is due to be held after racing on Thursday 26th
April. In addition to the horses announced last week, there have been several
new additions from this week’s point-to-point action.
In total there are 16 Lots
SHAKADAME, a winner and placed on
all six career starts in France.
I’M HERE (IRE), an eye-catching point-to-point
winner at Kirkstown on the first time asking for handler George Stewart.
LORD SPRINGFIELD (IRE), a five-year-old son of Well
Chosen won a point-to-point at Stradbally in April on his first start for
handler James Fahey.
IMPATIENT PARTNER (IRE), the winner of a bumper in
Cork at the beginning of April for Noel Meade. The five-year-old is a son of
Gold Well, also the sire of Irish Grand National winner General Principle
SERIOUS EGO, a five-year-old winning point-to-point
half-brother to a Listed performer.
AT THE ACORN (IRE) was the smart winner of a
four-year-old maiden, winning by an impressive eight lengths for Edward O’Grady.
NEEDHAM’S GAP (IRE), the four-year-old son of
Flemensfirth looked a high-class racecourse prospect when winning on his debut
at Courtown for Donnchadh Doyle.
AGUSTA GOLD (IRE) was an impressive six length
winner of a bumper at Tramore on her debut for Mags Mullins.
QUOI DE NEUF won a maiden easily
at Ballysteen. The four-year-old gelding is a half-brother to Grade 3 winner
LE CHEVAL NOIR(IRE) won a
competitive four-year-old maiden at Dromahane.
DANNY WHIZZBANG (IRE), the
five-year-old son of Getaway won a maiden at Ballysteen on just his second
start. He is a half-brother to a Listed winner over hurdles.
LECALE’S ARTICLE (IRE), the
winner is a high quality field at Largy makes him an exciting prospect.
SOUTHERN SAM, an eye-catching
runner-up to Needham’s Gap (IRE) at Courtown.
HONEYSUCKLE put in a fantastic
performance to win at Dromahane. The four-year-old mare is the daughter of a
dual Listed performer.
CHAMPAGNE WELL (IRE) a five-year-old son of Gold
Well, won a point-to-point in fine style at Rathcannon for handler Roisin
WILD POLLY (IRE) kept on well to
win a four-year-old maiden at Largy for handler Ashleigh Murphy.
The horses will be sold with a
pre-sale veterinary certificate for which the examination will be held on
Wednesday 25th April at Goffs. The horses will be available for
inspection on Thursday morning at Goffs and on Thursday afternoon at
Punchestown. Pedigrees and video footage can be viewed via the Goffs website www.goffs.com
or by clicking here.
Wildcard entries will be
considered until Wednesday and enquiries should be made to Nick Nugent on +353
86 2438899 or Gerry Hogan on +383 87 2933683. For overseas buyers who may require any travel
assistance please contact Irish Thoroughbred Marketing on +353 45 443060 or
Goffs Punchestown Sale graduates include Grade 1winner Champagne Classic (IRE), dual Grade 2 winner Getabird (IRE) and Listed winner Vision des Flos.