DGR Thoroughbreds attend all major Australiasian yearling, weanling and broodmare sales and are available to inspect and identify horses that best suit your budget. 

Since our inception in 1990 each of our long term clients has had the pleasure of leading back a G1 winner. In total our clients have won more than 29 G1 races and hundreds of stakes races including three Cox Plates, two Melbourne Cups, two Caulfield Guineas, a Caulfield Cup and the Hong Kong Bowl. (see Notable Performances for full list).

Contact Duncan Ramage on 02 9663 3030 to discuss your needs at the upcoming bloodstock sales.

Purchases from the Inglis Classic & Premier Yearling Sale

27 February 2017

DGR Thoroughbred Services has handpicked two lovely colts from the Inglis Classic & Premier Yearling Sales.

Inglis Premier Yearling Sale

Lot 125 B c Dundeel (NZ) x Sorel Point for $140,000

Inglis Classic Yearling Sale

Lot 526 B c Camelot (GB) x Harvest Queen for $85,000

NZ Yearling Sale Acquisitions

1 February 2017

DGR Thoroughbred Services continued their strong association with NZB purchasing eight yearlings; six colts and two fillies. They will depart NZ later this week to begin their new racing careers in Australia in the stables of Leilani Lodge under G1 winning trainer, James Cummings.  They include:

Lot 141 B c Pins x Eden Valley for NZ$60,000

Lot 175 B c Power (GB) x Game Duchess for NZ$230,000

Lot 181 Gr c Frankel (GB) x Give Me Five (Ger) for NZ$475,000

Lot 194 B c Tavistock x Harmony for NZ$100,000

Lot 224 B f Redoute's Choice x Kaatoon for NZ$240,000

Lot 291 Gr f Reliable Man x Miss Scarlatti for NZ$180,000

Lot 321 B c Redoute's Choice x Our Pride & Joy for NZ$35,000

Lot 447 B c Savabeel x The Jewel for NZ$400,000

2017 Magic Millions Wrap up

16 January 2017

DGR has returned from the 2017 Magic Millions Yearling Sale with what we believe to be some really nice yearlings from exciting sires Foxwedge, Sebring and Exceed and Excel heading to James Cummings at Leilani Lodge. They include:

Lot 92 Ch c Sebring x Holly Zou for $80,000

Lot 164 Ch c Sebring x Leica Light for $100,000

Lot 195 Ch f Exceed and Excel x Maha Chakri for $330,000

Lot 245 B f Foxwedge x Moonboat for $240,000

Lot 546 B f Foxwedge x Twelve Pack Shelly for $475,000



18 April 2016

The Yearling Sale season has concluded with DGR Thoroughbred Services securing the following yearlings for clients which are now fully subscribed:

2016 Inglis Easter Yearling Sale

Lot 78 Bay colt Lonhro - Snow Spell for $310,000

Lot 403 Bay colt Street Cry - Millie Milou for $225,000

Lot 516 Brown colt So You Think - Little Diamond A for $90,000

Lot 544 Bay colt Sebring - Purrfection for $160,000

2016 NZB Premier Yearling Sale

Lot 144 Brown colt Tavistock - Zarzino for $400,000

Lot 196 Bay colt Savabeel - Belle Fleur for $150,000

Lot 311 Bay colt Smart Missile - Gold Water for $160,000


2016 Magic Millions Yearling Sale

Lot 117 Chestnut colt Sebring - Classic Quest for $105,000  

Lot 204 Chestnut filly Snitzel - Exceedingly Happy for $250,000

Lot 345 Brown colt Redoute's Choice - Judged for $240,000

Lot 618 Brown colt Uncle Mo - Snake Mary for $180,000

Lot 636 Brown filly Smart Missile - Strictly Personal for $70,000

Lot 680 Bay colt Rothesay - Thunderunder for $70,000


DGR Thoroughbred Services were very active over the Premier Sales this year with the following yearlings secured for clients. Note all yearlings are fully subscribed.

2015 Magic Millions Yearling Sale

Lot 369 Black/brown colt Show A Heart - La Parisienne for $155,000

2015 New Zealand Premier Yearling Sale

Lot 29 Chestnut filly Cape Blanco - La Vienne for $90,000

Lot 40 Bay colt Dalghar - Macavelli Miss for $85,000

Lot 129 Brown colt So You Think - Promptness for $120,000

Lot 154 Bay filly Savabeel - Ruud Van Slaats for $350,000

Lot 173 Brown colt Rip Van Winkle - Sitting On A Hill for $220,000

Lot 208 Bay colt So You Think - Tizzy May for $280,000

Lot 234 Bay colt Northern Meteor - Wit Beyond Measure for $260,000

Lot 253 Bay colt Rip Van Winkle - Almeida for $85,000

Lot 255 Chestnut filly Cape Blanco - Alpena Rosea for $65,000

Lot 333 Bay filly Pour Moi - Cruz Control for $105,000

Lot 340 Bay colt Fastnet Rock - Dance On By for $600,000

Lot 456 Bay colt Cape Blanco - Klarissa for $110,000

Lot 492 Bay colt Cape Blanco - Lithe for $30,000

Lot 614 Bay filly Cape Blanco - Power and Might for $36,000

2015 Inglis Easter Yearling Sale

Lot 69 Bay filly Smart Missile - My Amelia for $170,000

Lot 259 Bay colt More Than Ready - Zona for $80,000

Lot 347 Bay filly Fastnet Rock - Cryptic Miss for $380,000

Lot 474 Bay colt Medaglia d'Oro - Startina for $80,000


This years sales have been a great success for DGR Thoroughbred Services. The standard of those been sold was very high and a nice range of yearlings were bought varying in prices but all holding their own by means of physique and stature. Below is the list so far this year and we wish the best of luck to our loyal owners.

The Inglis Easter Yearling Sale has just come to an end and according to their statistics had a great clearance rate this year - the best in six years. Easter is known to put forward some of the best bred yearlings in the country and DGR Thoroughbreds was on hand to pick up 3 out of the 555 lots.

Lot 273 - Starcraft x Viennese Lass (bay colt) - $160,000

Lot 459 - Time Thief x Snow Queen (chestnut colt) - $75,000

Lot 532 - Star Witness x Hirgana (chestnut filly) - $130,000

DGR Thoroughbred Services retained a usual presence at the 2014 New Zealand Premier Yearling Sale and what a busy week it had been. With a total of 469 lots catalogued for sale, leading up to the two days of selling DGR carefully viewed and selected those believed will develop into exceptional racehorses.

Eight yearlings were purchased; four fillies and four colts and all with outstanding attributes. They have all made the flight over to Australia where they are to begin their new racing careers.

Lot 27 - Fastnet Rock x Glamorous Girl (bay colt) - NZ$280,000

Lot 53 - Mastercraftsman x Hypernova (bay/brown colt) - NZ$90,000

Lot 145 - Mastercraftsman x Mont Fay (bay filly) - NZ$60,000

Lot 160 - Commands x Octapussy (bay filly) - NZ$410,000

Lot 277 - Thorn Park x Steal (grey filly) - NZ$65,000

Lot 303 - Stravinsky x The Glitter (brown colt) - NZ$70,000

Lot 308 - Fastnet Rock x Thousand Veils (bay colt) - NZ$375,000

Lot 397 - Rip Van Winkle x Brilliant Princess (bay filly) - NZ$135,00

The Magic Millions got the ball rolling as usual for this years sales, DGR made the trip up the coast to take a look at those he had already singled out and without fail came home with a great band of seven yearlings of the highest qualities.

Lot 155 - Exceed And Excel x Umaquest (bay filly) - $90,000

Lot 179 - Northern Meteor x World Guide (bay filly) - $170,000

Lot 220 - Starcraft x Aspen Falls (chestnut colt) - $40,000

Lot 249 - Beneteau x Blond Rocket (bay colt) - $65,000

Lot 261 - Casino Prince x Casigris (brown colt) - $75,000

Lot 488 - High Chaparral x Just A Kiseki (bay colt) - $100,000

Lot 536 - Northern Meteor x Lung Tah (bay colt) - $375,000



DGR Thoroughbred Services were very active over the Premier Sales in 2013 with the following yearlings secured for clients. Note all yearlings are now fully subscribed.

2013 Magic Millions Yearling Sale

Lot 58     bay colt Dane Shadow - Mascara Magic for $35,000

Lot 182   bay filly Myboycharlie - Repenting for $160,000

Lot 245   bay/brown colt High Chaparral - Sizzie 'Em for $200,000

Lot 300   bay/brown filly Astronomer Royal - The Divot for $110,000

Lot 512   bay filly Fastnet Rock - De Lollies for $365,000

Lot 536   bay filly Shamardal - Eggs for $120,000

Lot 611   bay filly Fastnet Rock - Hides for $390,000


2013 New Zealand Premier Yearling Sale

Lot 57    bay colt Zabeel - Carib for NZ$220,000

Lot 318  bay colt Street Cry - Rose Of Tralee for NZ$360,000

Lot 395  bay colt Thorn Park - The Glitter for NZ$440,000


2013 Inglis Easter Yearling Sale

Lot 167  bay colt High Chaparral - Lady Of The Desert for $320,000