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Tuesday, 20 November, 2018

21 exciting wildcards added to Cheltenham December Sale

The additions include the progeny of Cape Cross, Getaway and Oscar

Tattersalls Ireland host the Cheltenham December Sale on Friday
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Tattersalls Ireland stage the Cheltenham December Sale on Friday, and the catalogue has been boosted by the addition of 21 wildcard entries. The sale, from which the ill-fated Champion Bumper winner Fayonagh emerged in 2016, begins at 4.30pm at the conclusion of racing at Prestbury Park.

Among the wildcard entries is Oriental Cross (Lot 14), a beautifully bred four-year-old daughter of Cape Cross. Having been placed on her debut she then progressed to win a bumper at Lingfield Park on December 5.

Young and exciting sire Getaway will be represented by Press Conference (21). A half-brother to Lambro, he was an eye-catcher when winning at Boulta last weekend for John Murphy.

Downtown Getaway (25) is one to watch following a very impressive 12 length winning appearance in a Fairyhouse bumper on December 3 for Mags Mullins.

Trevelyn’s Corn (40), a son of Oscar, made a big impression when winning by seven lengths on debut at Borris House for Colin Bowe.

The catalogue also includes 30 National Hunt breeze-up horses meaning a number of leading stallions will be represented, including Milan, Voix Du Nord, and Flemensfirth.

The breeze-up will take place at 8.30 on the morning of the sale and will be videoed and available to view online at:

View full Cheltenham December Sale catalogue

Among the wildcard entries is Oriental Cross (Lot 14), a beautifully bred four-year-old daughter of Cape Cross

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