Phoenix Thoroughbreds paid $2.1 million for a Medaglia d’Oro colt who is a half-brother to multiple Grade 1 winner Stopchargingmaria on Thursday during the fourth session of the Keeneland September Yearling Session.
Consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent for Stonestreet Bred & Raised, the colt is out of the stakes-winning Montbrook mare Exotic Bloom.
A total of six horses have sold today for $1 million and more.
A colt by Medaglia d’Oro out of champion Dayatthespa sold to Godolphin for $1.6 million. The colt was consigned by Gainesway, agent for Stonestreet Bred & Raised.
Larry Best’s OXO Equine paid $1.2 million for an Into Mischief colt from the family of Grade 2 winner and sire Munnings. Consigned by Castle Park Farm, agent, he is out of the Distorted Humor mare Gaudete.
A filly by Curlin who is the first foal of Grade 1 winner Dame Dorothy sold to West Bloodstock/Robert and Lawana Low for $1.05 million. Stone Farm, agent, consigned the filly, from the family of Group 1 winner Mrs. Lindsay. Dame Dorothy is by Bernardini.
Shawn Dugan, agent, spent $1.05 million to acquire a Pioneerof the Nile filly who is a half-sister to Grade 3 winners Cali Star and Delightful Joy and stakes winner Seymourdini. Consigned by Gainesway, agent, she is out of the Grade 3-winning Graeme Hill mare Graeme Six.
Godolphin also paid $1 million for a Medaglia d’Oro filly who is the first foal of the Street Cry (IRE) mare Esprit de Vie, a daughter of Irish highweight Irresistible Jewel. Esprit de Vie is a full sister to Group 3 winner Princess Highway and a half-sister to Group 3 winners Royal Diamond and Mad About You (IRE).
The filly was consigned by Runnymede Farm, agent.
To date, Keeneland has sold 26 million-dollar horses in the September Sale.