Racing FX News
Members:
Join | Forgot your password?
Baileys Top RightTattersalls Top Right

Latest News

Quality Spring HIT/P2P Catalogue Grows

Quality Spring HIT/P2P Catalogue Grows

 

The world’s largest and best supported NH end of season sale, the 2017 Goffs UK Spring Horses-in-Training/Point-to-Point Sale at Doncaster (24 - 25 May), will offer the largest catalogue in recent years with 436 Horses-in-Training entered including over 150 Irish and UK Pointers.

 


Wednesday 24 May from 11am | Thursday 25 May from 10am

 

Goffs UK Horses-in-Training Sales have had a strong year on the track with March’s Cheltenham Festival seeing four HIT graduates win top level races; LABAIK (Gr.1 Supreme Novices’ Hurdle), TIGER ROLL (Gr.2 NH Challenge Cup), UN TEMPS POUR TOUT (Gr.3 Ultima Handicap Chase) and SUPASUNDAE (Gr.3 Coral Cup Handicap Hurdle).


Held the two days following the Spring Store Sale, the Spring HIT Sale will start on Wednesday 24 May at 11am offering Point-to-Pointers, the annual Million In Mind Dispersal, Bumper horses and Horses-in-Training.  Another highlight on Wednesday will be the Select Session, which will be held at the end of the day and will offer Pointers/Bumper horses with recent form. Supplementary entries are being taken for the session and will be added online as they come in. Some of the session’s current highlights include:

  • Lot 413, Donnchadh Doyle’s PETERBOROUGH, winner of his debut Point-to-Point at Curraghmore on 16 April.
  • 414, Oaks Farm Stables’ SETTIE HILL, a half-brother to the Gr.2 winner TOAST OF NEW YORK who won his debut Bumper at Market Rasen on 27 April.
  • 416, Donnchadh Doyle’s MELLOW BEN who placed on his debut Point-to-Point at Loughrea on 30 April.
  • 417, Eoin Doyle’s COMMODORE BARRY, a Presenting half-brother to the Gr.1 winner GLENCOVE MARINA who placed second on his most recent Point-to-Point at Dawstown on 1 May.
  • 418, Brian Eckley’s JAUNTY FLYER, a half-brother to the Listed winner JAUNTY FLIGHT who won a maiden Bumper on his most recent start at Exeter on 26 April.
  • 419, Michael Goff’s CHEER'S DELBOY who placed on his most recent Point-to-Point at Curraghmore on 16 April.
  • 421, Tom Lacey’s SWORD OF FATE, winner of the Goffs UK Spring Sale P2P Bumper on his most recent start at Exeter on 26 April.
  • 422, Donnchadh Doyle’s DJARKEVI, winner of a maiden Point-to-Point on his most recent start at Grennan on 7 May.
  • 423, Kenneth Budds’ SUDDEN DESTINATION, placed in a Point-to-Point two starts ago at Inch before placing on his debut Bumper at Ballinrobe on 2 May.
  • 424, Donnchadh Doyle’s DON DES FOSSES, winner of his debut Point-to-Point at Dawstown on 1 May.
  • 425, John Nicholson’s FORT MONTAGU, winner of his debut Bumper at Tramore on 10 April.
  • 427, Denis Murphy’s SWEET AS CANDY, winner of his debut Point-to-Point at Lisronagh on 29 April.
  • 428, Colin McKeever’s FLEMINPORT who placed second on his most recent Point-to-Point at Broughshane on 29 April.

Other highlights in the Goffs UK Spring HIT/P2P Sale include:

  • Six horses from the Million In Mind Partnership including Lot 306, CONTRE TOUS, who has won two of his four Chase starts to date with both wins coming this year. A half-brother to the Stakes placed Ballotin and Envole Toi, he is Chase rated 125.
  • 331, HAMMERSLY LAKE, a dual winner over Fences including his last start at Huntingdon and is Gr.2 placed. Chase rated 138 and Hurdle rated 142.
  • 336, VANITEUX, winner of four Chase starts including the Gr.3 Lightning Novice Chase and a Listed Chase at Ayr two starts ago. Placed on his most recent start in the Gr.1 Celebration Chase at Sandown. Chase rated 158.
  • 373, SPACE SAFARI, winner of his maiden Point-to-Point by 16-lengths at Dingley on 7 May.
  • 535, POSTBRIDGE, placed in all three of her Bumpers and has since won two of her five starts over Hurdles with a further two placings. Hurdle rated 117.
  • 561, CAID DU BERLAIS, a Hurdle and Chase winner who won the Gr.3 Gold Cup Chase at Cheltenham. Chase and Hurdle rated 143.
  • 579, CHARMIX, a winner over Fences and Hurdles who placed in a Gr.2 Novice Chase two starts ago. Chase rated 140.
  • 636, PETER THE MAYO MAN, winner of three of his eight Hurdle starts and placed in a Gr.2 Novice Hurdle two starts ago. Hurdle rated 137.
  • 655, GRIS DE PRON, a half-brother to the Gr.3 placed Bulkov and the winner of two of his three starts over Hurdles. Hurdle rated 120.
  • 687, GRENDISAR, a horse by Invincible Spirit who has won ten of his career starts on the Flat, four of those coming at Stakes level including the Gr.3 Winter Derby Stakes. Flat rated 107.

Goffs UK Managing Director Tony Williams commented on the 2017 catalogue:


“Our Horses-in-Training Sales have had an excellent season on the track, headlined by four Cheltenham Festival winners; Labaik, Tiger Roll, Un Temps Pour Tout and Supasundae. They are proof that our HIT sales are producing top class horses and we look forward to welcoming the NH fraternity to Doncaster for the Spring Sale – the end of NH season finale – starting with the Store Sale on Tuesday 23 May and the HIT/P2P Sale on 24 and 25 May.”

 

NEXT SALES
Goffs UK Spring Store Sale: 23 May
Goffs UK Spring HIT/P2P Sale: 24-25 May

 

Search the Archives

recent news story
10 of the 31 declared runners for the Scottish Grand National are graduates of the Irish point-to-point field.
recent news story
The Hollinwell is in the spotlight for our new series on leading pointers, past and present.
recent news story
On Saturday April 28th Tipperay Foxhounds will host a Dog Show at the Lisronagh point-to-point.
recent news story
The Peter Maher-trained Enniskillen will bid for back-to-back victories in the Ladies Cup.
recent news story
Franco Hughes will be covering the Scottish Grand National at Largy point-to-point on Saturday.
recent news story
Online entry for Taylorstown, Lisronagh, Monksgrange and Stowlin is now open.
recent news story
Dromahane runner-up Bold Bandit gets off the mark in Australia.
recent news story
Abbazagga will hope secure his third win of the season following his recent success at Stradbally last sunday.
recent news story
Arctic Road could make his first appearcne in winners company following his success at Castletown-Geoghagen earlier in the month.
recent news story
Thatsy, winner of his four-year-old maiden at Lingstown in March was bought for 130,000 by Gordon Elliot.
recent news story
The Stonehall Harriers have orgainsed something for all of the family at their point-to-point meeting at Ballysteen on sunday.
recent news story
Vintage Vinnie, Pocket Talk, Stand Down and Colonel Carrillo are declared to run at the Amercain track on Saturday.
recent news story
Entries for The Bishopscourt Cup and the Champion Hunter Chase close on Monday 23rd at 12 noon.
recent news story
The Edward Creighton-trained Dubai Dandy was touched off at Rathcannon last sunday and will hope to go one better.
recent news story
Corella Creek will be hoping to register her fourth pointing success following her recent win at Loughanmore last month.
recent news story
The inaugral Tattersalls Ireland May Store sale is a one day select sale that takes place on the 15th May.
recent news story
Click here to view the latest going report for this weekends action at Largy, Courtown, Ballysteen and Dromahane.
recent news story
Risky Gold, who was runner-up in a four-year-old maiden at Lisronagh in October, was one of 19 former Irish Pointers in the winners enclosure.
recent news story
The favourite was pushed all the way by recent Tetretema winner Fenno's Storm in Tuesday's Hunter Chase.
recent news story
From the hunting fields with the Ward Union's to the winner's enclosure at Bellurgan Park, this week we find out more about Paul Bannon.
recent news story
Former Loughanmore winner, Black Op won the Grade One Betway Mersey Novices Hurdle at Aintree.
recent news story
Both Paul Carberry and Adrian Maguire rode their first winners between the flags during the 1990 season.
recent news story
All roads lead to Ballysteen on Sunday where the Stonehall Harriers will be staging their second meeting of the season.
recent news story
The Meath (F) and Tara (H) Point-to-Point scheduled for Sunday 22nd April has been cancelled.
recent news story
Daulys Anthem was a winner at Sonsbeck last week having also ran at the picturesque track of St.Moritz in February.
recent news story
The Mid-Antrim (H) and Kilkenny (F) have both a change of venue this Spring.
recent news story
Rathbarry and Glenview Stud have announced the addition of Dual Group 1 winner Youmzain to the National Hunt stallion roster for 2018.
recent news story
Aizavoski and Sans Frontieres are just some of the stallions enjoying success in four-year-old maidens so far this Spring.
recent news story
Kilbarry Lodge's Stud resident stallion Diamond Boy sired a three-year-old bumper winner in France on Sunday.
recent news story
Following the success of the inital fixture last summer the second French Point-to-Point will take place on the 05th May.
recent news story
With just nine weekends remaining in the 2017/2018 season the race for the leading titles is starting to heat up
recent news story
The latest addition to P2P.ie is now available, which will allow supporters to follow the declarations each weekend.
recent news story
Our latest initiative to promote attendances at point-to-points is now live.
recent news story
Click here to view the 2018 Spring Point to Point fixture list which has just been released.
P2P Clothing
Ofig Fiontair AitiuilITMEU SIFPEuropean Union
© Irish Point to Point Services Ltd, 2014. All rights reserved. Grangeclare West, Kilmeague, Naas, Co Kildare
Cookie Policy | Privacy Policy
Hosting and Development by HostIreland
Racing FX News