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Tattersalls October Yearling Buy Mecca’s Angel Wins Group 1 Nunthorpe Stakes
21st August 2015Send this to a friend
Full sister to be offered at Book 1
Mecca's Angel Winning the G1 Nunthorpe Stakes (Copyright Edward Whitaker)
Tattersalls October Book 2 graduate MECCA’S ANGEL won the Group 1 Nunthorpe Stakes at York this afternoon. The Michael Dods trained daughter of DARK ANGEL beat a strong field of 19, which included the heavily backed American raider, ACAPULCO.
MECCA’S ANGEL was bought from Book 2 of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale for just 16,000gns by Michael Dods from the draft of Yeomanstown Stud.
Yeomanstown Stud also offers her full sister at Book 1 of this year’s Tattersalls October Yearling Sale. Her pedigree boasts another full sibling MARKAZ, in training with Barry Hills, who won the Group 3 Criterion Stakes at Newmarket earlier in the year.
Book 1 of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale takes place October 6 – 8 and will feature the only yearlings eligible for the all-new Tattersalls October ‘Book 1 Bonus’ which offers a £25,000 bonus to any two-year-old graduate who wins a Class 2, 3 or 4 Maiden in Great Britain or an ‘Open’ Maiden in Ireland.