RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM – August 30, 2013 – My Dashing Lady, the 2008 broodmare of the year, sold for $280,000 to top the bloodstock dispersal of R.D. and Joan Dale Hubbard’s Crystal Springs Farm on Friday evening before the Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale started in the sales pavilion at Ruidoso Downs.
The 41-head offering of broodmares, embryos, weanlings and horses of racing age averaged $50,615 for each horse sold.
My Dashing Lady, a 1996 daughter of Dash For Cash, sold open to Rafter W Stables. She is the dam of two-time champion Noconi and champion Brenda Beautiful.
The final grade 1-winning offspring of Dash For Cash, My Dashing Lady won the Grade 1 Rainbow Derby and was second in the Grade 2 Las Damas Handicap.
My Dashing Lady’s weanling filly by Corona Cartel, Corona For A Lady, sold for $105,000 to McColee Land and Livestock.
Natalie Dash started the sale and sold for $270,000 on a bid from Dr. Ed Allred. The 4-year-old sister to champion Tempting Dash and three-time Grade 1 winner A Tempting Dash sold in foal to Corona Cartel. Her dam, A Tempting Chick, was the 2009 broodmare of the year.
A First Down Dash daughter, Natalie Dash qualified for the Grade 2 PCQHRA Breeders Futurity and the Grade 3 La Primera Del Ano Derby.
Later Friday evening, Allred purchased the high-seller during the first session of the Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale, Cartels Big Gun, for $350,000.
A Dream To Remember, a three-year-old filly in race training, was bought for $265,000 by Reliance Ranches, LLC. The daughter of Corona Cartel and Hallowed Dreams, a winner of 25 of 30 starts, won last year’s Grade 2, $300,000 Hobbs America Futurity, was second in the Grade 1, $250,000 Southwest Juvenile Championship and was third in the $84,000 All American Juvenile. This summer, she qualified for the Grade 1, $823,000 Ruidoso Derby. She has earned $232,085.