Three Parts Sister to Dawn Approach headlines the Tattersalls Online May Sale

HYMN BOOK TOO will be offered as Lot 35 in the Tattersalls Online May Sale
HYMN BOOK TOO will be offered as Lot 35 in the Tattersalls Online May Sale

The catalogue for the Tattersalls Online May Sale can now be viewed at Consisting of 38 entries, the sale will take place on May 10th - 11th on the Tattersalls Online website. The sale has attracted 33 horses in/out of training from both Flat and National Hunt disciplines, four broodmares including three with filly foals at foot, and a single point-to-point entry.


One of the highlights of the catalogue is the winning four-year-old mare HYMN BOOK TOO, the three-parts-sister to the 2000 Guineas winner and Champion two-year-old DAWN APPROACH, a four-time Group 1 winner, and to the Group 2 winning and Group 1 runner up HERALD THE DAWN. Consigned by Clare Manning’s Boherguy Stud, HYMN BOOK TOO will be offered in foal on her maiden cover to SPACE BLUES, Darley’s exciting multiple Group 1 winning son of DUBAWI. HYMN BOOK TOO is also a half-sister to the dam of Group 3 Tattersalls Stakes winner SANUS PER AQUAM and is by renowned broodmare sire TEOFILO, damsire of Classic winners CACHET, COROEBUS and MAC SWINEY.


Other exciting breeding prospects include Listed Bloomers’ Vase winner and multiple Listed placed FREED FROM DESIRE, the young HEERAAT mare boasts an impressive race record with five wins and thirteen placings and is from the family of 1000 Guineas placed and dual Group 3 winning mare CRYSTAL GAZING. Clongiffen Stud present a trio of mares with filly foals at foot by promising young sires FAR ABOVE and SMOOTH DADDY, and all are offered back in foal to exciting stallion prospects KING OF CHANGE and KUROSHIO.


Amongst the 33 horses in and out of training is the five-year-old BELARDO mare TELLTHEMI’MHERE who has won her last two starts for trainer Ian Donoghue and is rated 84 by Timeform. The Castlebridge Consignment will offer well-bred TONALIST mare SWEET MIST, a winner at Kempton on her most recent over seven furlongs achieving a Timeform rating of 78. The three-time winning mare is out of Group 2 Queen Mary Stakes runner up SWEET EMMA ROSE. Richard Hannon’s East Everleigh Stables offer ROMAN SPRING, a three-year-old colt by CARAVAGGIO rated 76 by Timeform.



National Hunt performers include the promising five-year-old LITTLE PETER, who has had only two starts to date for trainer John Berry. The son of MUKHADRAM was third at Huntingdon on his most recent start behind LAND GENIE, the half-brother to the outstanding CONSTITUTION HILL.


John Gleeson presents the single point-to-point entry in the promising six-year-old LAHARDAUN. The LEADING LIGHT gelding has had only three starts to date placing third on debut at Rathcannon and most recently finished second at Tralee on April 21st.


The catalogue features horses in training from British and Irish trainers including Mick Appleby, George Boughey, Robyn Brisland, Richard Hughes, Brian Meehan, Rebecca Menzies, Amy Murphy, Ado McGuinness, Jamie Osborne, Brian O’Rourke, Archie Watson and Roger Varian.


The catalogue for the Tattersalls Online May Sale is online now and details of all lots can be found at Prospective buyers are required to join the sale ahead of the commencement of bidding from 12 noon, Wednesday 10th May and bidding is scheduled to close from 12 noon on Thursday 11th May.