Crop three by Tavistock on offer at Karaka

21 Jan 2015

This colt (Lot 345) by Tavistock from Danger Point (Danehill) - seen at the Karaka Sales Centre on Tuesday of this week - is part of the offering by his in-demand sire at the NZB Sales Series in the coming week.

Tavistock is currently New Zealand's Leading Second Sire and looks set to get a further boost on Sunday with his star 3YO son Volkstok'n'barrell stepping out at Ellerslie in the $100,000 Karaka 3YO Mile.  The Donna and Dean Logan-trained galloper has won his last four races straight and is a $3 early favourite for the NZ Derby.

Key Tavistock credentials...

* NZ's Leading Second Season Sire

* Second on NZ 3YO Sire Premiership

* Sire of 12 winners - in New Zealand, Australia, Singapore and Malaysia

* Sire of 7 Stakes Performers including SW Volkstok'n'barrell, Avisto & Tavy

* Sire of a further 16 placed horses

* Has 4 genuine NZ Derby chances, namely Volkstok'n'barrell, Tavy, Midnitemagicman & Margin Trader