Despite a packed ringside trade so far at the Limousin sale at Roscrea has been slow, with the best call so far being a €6200 bid for first prize winner Millburn Gringo (lot 19), a Sympa son. This one is out of Millburn Dusky, a Nenuphar daughter and carries five star ratings for maternal and terminal sire traits.
Second best so far is a bid of€4700 for Carrickrouge Gismo (lot 23), an Ulime Ri son out of Tullynavin Dena, a Milbrook Tanko daughter from Daryl Allison.
Then making €4000 was Roundhill Genomic (lot 25), a son of Acajou from Timothy Corridan. He is out of Roundhill Vache, a Lino daughter and has a four star terminal sire ranking.
A bid of €3500 then came for another of the red ticket winners, Keltic Grandslam from Teleri Thomas (lot 7). This Neuf son is out of Cwmpedran Telyn, a Cloughhead Lord daughter.
Following along a few lots later at €6600 was Galbally Geoff (lot 31) from Trevor Masterton. This Ulys son was unplaced in the judging this morning and is out of Galbally Dior 1, a Cloughhead Lord daughter. He sold with a five star maternal rating and a three terminal rank.
And at €4200 was the previous lot and first prize winner Elite Gigi (lot 30) from Edward Tynan. He’s by Attirant and out of Bremore Amira, a Nimbus-Mn daughter. Selling at €3600 was Ballyhugh Gavin (lot 29) from David Abbott. This one is by Panda and out of Ballyhugh Daphne, a Neuf daughter, while just €100 below that was Melwood Gasper (lot 27).
Gasper is by Ampertaine Commander and out of Anfield Coleen, a Milbrook Tanko daughter. He sold with with a five star maternal ranking and a four star terminal index.
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