$650,000 Speightstown filly among top sellers Tuesday at OBS
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Speightstown's power as one of the world's leading sires was on full display Tuesday at the March 12-13 OBS 2-year-olds in Training Sale when his lone offering brought a top bid of $650,000.

The price represented the second-highest paid for a filly during the session, and was in the top five for all lots.

Niall Brennan Stables, agent, consigned the filly, hip No. 92, who had breezed a furlong in 10 seconds flat at the Under Tack Show.

Narvick International was the winning bidder.

Narvick International's Emmanuel de Seroux said of the Speightstown. “[S]he's a beautiful filly, a beautiful mover and a nice type with pedigree. She's a real nice filly.”

The filly's dam, the stakes-placed C J's Leelee, is a half-sister to Grade 1 winner Capo Bastone.  

Speightstown, who recent cross the 100 stakes winner threshhold, already has three stakes winners and five stakes horses this year.
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