15th Dec 2020
Elusive Pimpernel was well represented at the Tattersalls Ireland November National Hunt Sale with 22 going through the ring. selling for up to €49,000.
Top prices included:
Lot 392 Elusive Pimpernel ex Def It Vic , colt from Rahinston Stud purchased by Kieran Shields for €49,000
Lot 460 Elusive Pimpernel ex Ile En Crise , colt from Clonmult Farm purchased by Abbey Farm for €20,000
Lot 293 Elusive Pimpernel ex Rowlestone Lass , colt from Lisduff purchased by Lime Farm for €19,000
Lot 641 Elusive Pimpernel ex Blackberry Lass, colt from Ardrums House Stud purchased by Rob James for €18,000
Lot 777 Elusive Pimpernel ex Tosca Shine, colt from Mr. Patrick Keane purchased by JLFLT Syndicate for €17,500
Lot 392 Elusive Pimpernels top lot from from Rahinston Stud who sold for €49,000 to Kieran Shields.
These were all conceived off his lower fee of €1,000 proving a good return for breeders.
Elusive Pimpernel’s fee for 2021 has been set at €2,5000 (In advance of covering).