The auction sale of two-year-old thoroughbred horses, which returned to the Mahalaxmi race course after 20 years, was conducted by the Royal Western India Turf Club Ltd here on Monday evening.
Poonawalla Astonish Stud Farm stole the limalight on the opening day as the 2-y-o filly by Arazan out of Lovely Kiss, from the blue pages of the catalogue, fetched a whopping ₹28 lakh. The filly was purchased by Mr. Gautam Maineni of Bengaluru.
Among the blue pages, 18 lot were paraded in the ring and nine were sold. In the ordinary lots, 27 were paraded and nine went under the hammer.