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Discover the 9 lots to be offered at the Online Sale on April 11

On Tuesday 11 April from 3-5pm (French time), ARQANA Online will hold a mixed sale made up of 9 lots, with their pedigrees as well as conformation photos and videos already available online.

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Buyers will have the opportunity to purchase four jumpers, including:

  • HISPANIC MOON (lot 1): the winner of the Prix de la Gascogne (Gr.3) at Compiegne over fences last year, the six-year-old daughter of Spanish Moon also finished second in the Grande Course de Haies de Compiegne in 2022. She is offered from Haras d’Ecouves.
  • LE GARDE ROYAL (lot 2): trained by David Cottin, the four-year-old son of Martaline finished third at Pau on his only start last year. He is from the close family of LATERANO and LATERANA.
  • NYIRI (lot 4): also trained by David Cottin, the four-year-old gelding most recently finished third in the Prix Alcide at Auteuil on March 26 following a winning debut at Cagnes-sur-Mer at the end of last year.
  • UGO BINGO (lot 6): A winner on his debut over 2400m for Gabriel Leenders on March 25, the four-year-old gelding is a son of Walzertakt is from the family of SPEED WAY and DIYADOUN.


The sale will also offer three flat performers:

  • PYROTECHNIC (lot 3): a winner over 2150m on March 19 by more than four lengths, the Philippe Sogorb trained four-year-old is from the excellent family of INTELLOGENT, NIGHTFLOWER, NYMPHEA, NUTAN etc.
  • MORE (lot 5): a winner on her last start over 1,600 metres at La Teste, the three-year-old daughter of Shalaa trained by Christophe Ferland is from the well-known family of Group 1 winner ROSEATE TERN.
  • DON’T LOOK UP (lot 8): a three-year-old gelding trained by Jean-Claude Rouget, the grandson of Caravaggio out of Group scorer CAMPORESE most recently finished third at Cagnes-sur-Mer.

Two lots will be offered on the breeding side:

  • INVARIABLE (lot 7): offered out of training from Haras des Capucines, the unraced daughter of Reliable Man is a half-sister to SAQR (Qatar Derby L.) from the leading family of Group winners MOUNT POPA, ANGEL IN MY HEART and COMMON GROUNDS.
  • RASCA (lot 9): an unraced four-year-old sister to Group 3 runner-up RASHFORD offered from Elevage de Tourgeville, carrying her first foal by Sealiway.
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April Online Sale

11 April, 3pm-5pm (French time), www.arqanaonline.com


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