The first strong price of the day has been collected by Broombrae Ace from G L Clark. This is a Woodhall Regent son from Broombrae Delight, a Milnaufa Kent daughter and has a TSI of +25 and an SRI of +30. He went at 6500gns to Mr Mather of Cushine Farms Partnership, inverurie, Aberdeenshire.

Then at 5800gns was Corskie Apollo (lot 10). This is a Kilbride Farm Tarrant son out of Corskie Rowan, a Burghbridge Lane daughter. He has a TSI of +28 and an SRI of +30 and went to Mr Mackay, Nairn, Morayshire.

Trade has kicked on well so far, with a 7500gns bid securing Dirnanean Apollo (lot 11) from the McGowan family. This is by Exodus and out of Dirnanean Timone, a Halenook Panache daughter. This has a TSI of +15 and an SRI of +19and sold to A R Macke, Ross-Shire.