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French Yearlings Day-3: $74k King's Best Colt
In the French auction ring overnight, David Powell of Eurl du Chene (acting on behalf of Magdalen Bryant) paid top price of €55,000 (A$74,000) for a colt by former shuttler King’s Best (the 2nd foal out of Poliglote mare Pierre Bleue) during the 3rd session (following 2 Consignor Preferred sessions) at the 4-day Arqana October Yearling Sale at Deauville. The colt (already named Rock Blue) was consigned from Haras de Grandcamp & counts both Champion French 2YO Broadway Dancer & Gr3-winner Blue Baloo in his pedigree.