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Brazil Yearlings: US$258k Giant's Causeway Filly
In South America, a filly by former Coolmore shuttler Giant's Causeway (out of French-bred Highest Honor mare Altamira) sold for the top price of R405,000 (US$258,000) at the Brazilian Jockey Club Tattersall sale of TNT Stud yearlings in Rio de Janeiro. The Argentine-bred filly (already named Via Carina) is a half-sister to French Gr3 winner Linda Regina & hails from the extended female family of Gr1-winner Avanzado.