Bernardini Filly Tops Inaugural Fasig-Tipton Santa Anita 2-Year-Olds In Training Sale – Horse Racing News

Hip 45, a Bernardini filly, sells to Sarah Kelly for $420,000 at the Fasig-Tipton Santa Anita 2-Year-Olds In Training Sale.

The debut edition of the Fasig-Tipton Santa Anita 2-Year-Olds In Training Sale dropped into a difficult climate for a horse auction, with Santa Anita Park embroiled in crisis following a series of breakdowns throughout its current meet. The sale faced the task of picking up the torch from the local Barretts auction company, which folded at the end of 2018.

With those factors in mind, the auction posted figures about on-par with the momentum of the Southern California marketplace left behind by the sale’s spiritual predecessors. In terms of both final returns and catalog setup, featuring horses appealing…

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