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Unbeaten Nimr Heads Runners For The £200,000 Tattersalls Millions Median Auction Trophy
18th September 2015Send this to a friend
Nimr winning on debut (Copyright John Grossick)
Europe’s most valuable sales race series continues this Saturday with the £200,000 Tattersalls Millions Median Auction Trophy. A total of 10 have been declared for the six furlong contest, headed by the Richard Fahey-trained NIMR, a winner of his only start for owners Al Shaqab. The Shamardal colt holds an entry for the 2016 Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas.
Other notable runners include the Amanda Perrett-trained ZHUI FENG, am impressive winner at Kempton on his second start and holding entries in the Group 1 Middle Park and Dewhurst Stakes and Godolphin's SEASTROM, trained by Charlie Appleby and winner of a valuable maiden at York’s May meeting.
Richard Fahey commented; “Nimr made an impressive debut at Carlisle for owners Al Shaqab Racing. This race will be a step up in class but he is in good form at home and there is some great prize money on offer. We hope he will run well”
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. The Tattersalls Millions Median Auction Trophy is the first race of five in the final Tattersalls Millions race series, which will conclude with the 2016 running of the Tattersalls Millions 3YO Trophy at Newmarket’s Rowley Mile Racecourse.