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More Than 200 Horses Cataloged For 2022 Texas Summer Yearling Sale

A total of 212 yearlings made the catalog for the 2022 Texas Summer Yearling Sale, presented by the Texas Thoroughbred Association and Lone Star Park. The sale will be held on Aug. 29 at the sales pavilion at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie, Texas.

The sale will feature a good mix of regional and national stallion and pedigree influence. The catalog lists yearlings by leading 2022 freshman stallions Justify, Good Magic, Sharp Azteca, and Mendelssohn, as well as youngsters by Violence, Bernardini, Tapiture, Midshipman, Jimmy Creed, Midnight Lute, Paynter, Practical Joke, Goldencents, Kantharos, and Keen Ice, sire of 2022 Kentucky Derby winner Rich Strike. First crop stallions Mitole, Vino Rosso, Flameaway, Catalina Cruiser, Coal Front, Enticed, Breaking Lucky, Code West, and Preservationist are represented.

“This book represents the best of the best that this region has to offer,” TTA sales director Foster Bridewell said. “Our breeders, owners, and consignors really delivered with quality stallions, families, and physicals. I have been very impressed by this yearling crop, both regionally and nationally, and am looking forward to the sale on Aug. 29.”

Texas and regional stallion power will also be on display this year, featuring yearlings by Texas' top sires Too Much Bling, Bradester, My Golden Song, and Competitive Edge, as well as regional leaders like Star Guitar and El Deal.

“Our Texas and regional programs have gotten stronger in recent years, and I think this year's yearling group is a sign of that,” Bridewell added. “We have a lot of pedigrees that have stakes influence both nationally and locally and that's a sign of the growth our sale has made in recent years.”

Notable yearlings cataloged:

Hip 2: Louisiana-bred colt by Half Ours who is a half sibling to two stakes winners, including 2021 Texas Thoroughbred Futurity winner Streak of Silver. Consigned by Clear Creek Stud.

Hip 9: Texas-bred colt by Lord Nelson who is a half to Texas Champion and Grade 1-placed Con Lima. Consigned by Stoneview Farm, Agent.

Hip 19: Texas-bred filly by Too Much Bling who is a full sister to Grade 3-placed Bling on the Music. Consigned by Highlander Training Center, Agent.

Hip 81: Texas-bred filly by Khozan who is a half to Grade 3 winner Prudhoe Bay. Consigned by Oakridge Farm.

Hip 92: Louisiana-bred colt by Midshipman who is a half-brother to Grade 3-placed Untitled. Consigned by Red River Farm.

Hip 103: Texas-bred filly by Include who is a full-sister to Grade 3 winner Proud Emma. Consigned by Highlander Training Center, Agent.

Hip 107: Texas-bred colt by Tapiture who is a half-sibling to two stakes winners. Consigned by Asmussen Horse Center, Agent.

Hip 115: Louisiana-bred filly by Jimmy Creed who is a full-sister to stakes winner X Clown. Consigned by 4M Ranch, Agent.

Hip 127: Texas-bred filly by Too Much Bling who is a half sister to stakes winner No Mas Tequila and stakes placed Imaluckycharm. Consigned by Benchmark Training Center, Agent.

Hip 143: Florida-bred colt by Justify out of stakes placed Iroquois Girl, from the family of Grade 3 winner Salty Strike. Consigned by KP Sales, Agent.

Hip 204: Texas-bred filly by Bradester who is a half-sister to 2022 Texas Thoroughbred Association Futurity winner Vietnam Victory. Consigned by KP Sales, Agent.

Hip 206: Texas-bred filly by My Golden Song who is a half-sister to six stakes-winning or stakes placed runners including Kat's Infatuation and Shocktime and from the family of Grade 3 winner He's Comin in Hot. Consigned by Benchmark Training Center, Agent.

Hip 212: Texas-bred colt by Vino Rosso out of an unraced full sister to stakes winner Kid Kate. Consigned by Stoneview Farm, Agent.

The interactive catalog is available now at www.ttasales.com. The catalog is also available for download on the Equineline IPad App. Supplements to the catalog are expected.

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