Bathurst based Brooklyn Lodge has 25 yearlings entered for the 2022 Nutrien Standardbred Yearling Sales and two of their lots received a timely boost across the weekend in Tasmania.
My Ulimate Romeo won the opening event on Sunday night in Hobart for trainer Ben Yole and driver Jordan Chibnal.
It was My Ultimate Romeo’s 12th win and lifted his earnings to $95,638.
A full-brother to Ultimate Romeo and Major Chili p,1:56.1 $49,600 will be offered by Broooklyn Lodge as Lot 69 in the 2022 Nutrien Sydney Sale.
This colt is by Art Major from the unraced Christian Cullen mare Hot Chili Stride which is a half-sister to seven winners including Lynne Falcon p,1:59.4.
Lynne Falcon is the dam of the Christian Cullen mare Picobello p,1:52.3 $73,195 and Picobello is the dam of Interest Free which won at its first 3yo start at Shepparton on Saturday night.
Interest Free is bred on the same cross as Lot 69 being by Art Major from a Christian Cullen mare and was coming off a 2yo season in 2021 which yielded seven wins including a victory in the Victorian Youthful Stakes and a mark of 1:54.4.
On Saturday night the $40,000 Group Three Devonport Cup was taken out by the Sportswriter gelding Lip Reader which beat Ryley Major and Resurgent Storm.
In winning Lip Reader took revenge for his second placing to Ryley Major in the 2021 Devonport Cup and the victory was his 24th in 78 starts and he now has earnings of $197,799.
Being offered by Brooklyn Lodge is Lot 42 which is a filly by Rock N Roll Heaven from the Bettors Delight mare Betapic.
This filly is a half-sister to four winners including Beta Jewel p,2,1:569.5 $54,084 which won three races as a 3yo in 2021 including a heat of the Soldiers Saddle.
Betapic p,1:56.2 $59,160, is a half-sister to the unraced Albert Albert mare Strike Line which is the dam of Lip Reader.
Melanie Settree is preparing the Brooklyn Lodge draft and she would be happy to arrange inspection by contacting her on 0438 683 280.
If you would like more information on the sale please contact Mark Barton 0419 488 256.
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