The Robbie Griffiths/Matthew De Kock Melbourne-based yard had three yearlings bought for them at the record-breaking Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale by combined purchasers Griffiths De Kock Racing, MDK International, Peter Ford Thoroughbreds (FBAA) and Vermaak Equine.
The Sale was staged on Tuesday and Wednesday this week in Sydney and words like “extraordinary” and “frenzied” were being bandied about by the end as records were smashed just three weeks ahead of South Africa’s BSA National Yearling Sale.
Mike and Matthew De Kock at the Sale with Robbie Griffiths (Twitter).
The Griffiths/De Kock partnership landed a Justify filly for Aus$150,000, a Snitzel filly for $Aus400,000 and a Brazen Beau colt for $Aus300,000.
Here are their respective pedigrees:
The following press release was published at the conclusion of the Sale.
Picture: This Snitzel filly out of a Testa Rossa mare will be on her way to the Robbie Griffiths/Matthew De Kock yard in Melbourne (Inglis).