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Inglis Easter Day 1: $700,000 Encosta De Lago-Desert End Filly
Woodlands Stud purchased another significant filly by Encosta De Lago when going to $700,000 to acquire Lot 147, a daughter of US-bred End Sweep mare Desert End, consigned by Yarraman Park Stud. Stakes-placed in the Hollywood Nursery, Desert End has produced 2 winners from her only 2 starters to date (both in America), however it's down the page that the pedigree really stands out as 2nd dam Desert Royal is a half-sister to US Champion 3YO Filly & Champion Handicap mare Desert Vixen and leading sire Valid Appeal.