With a legacy like that of the Inglis Melbourne Premier, it’s no wonder the industry is positively buzzing just 10 days out from the Sale.
The 2015 edition of the sale that unearthed Black Caviar, Fawkner, Snitzerland, Trust In A Gust, Sacred Kingdom and Blue Diamond favourite Fontiton will begin at Noon on Sunday, March 1.
A total of 782 lots have been catalogued representing over 100 sires including 22 first season sires. There are 110 lots out of stakes-winning mares and 105 lots are half or full relations to stakes winners including Trust In A Gust, Bel Sprinter, Sacred Kingdom, Zipping and Set For Fame.
Numerous lots have received significant pedigree updates since the catalogue went to print including;
Lot 10 – Hussonet x Almah (SAf) Colt – Half-brother to Sensible Lover, the winner of the G3 Turffontein Three Troikas Stakes.
Lot 13 – Exceed and Excel x Amazoom Colt – Brother to G3 Gosford Belle of the Turf Stakes winner Mamwaazel.
Lot 162 – All American x Flying Single Filly – Half-sister to RL Inglis 2YO Classic winner Lady Jivago.
Lot 360 – Starcraft x Merlene de Lago Colt – Half-brother to ill-fated LR Blue Diamond Preview winner Burnstone.
Lot 445 – All American x Prayers’n’promises Colt – Half-brother to G3 Turffontein London News Stakes winner Killua Castle.
Lot 531 – Husson x Soorena Colt – Half-brother to LR Kensington Stakes winner The Quarterback.
Lot 581 – Ilovethiscity x Troposphere Filly – Half-sister to RL Inglis 2YO Premier winner Stoker.
Complete lists of pedigree updates, VOBIS reference list, photos and videos of lots, online catalogue and the list of withdrawn lots are all available on the Inglis Melbourne Premier Sale page at inglis.com.au
Vendors will be parading their yearlings on Wednesday, February 25.