Carlisle Blue champion makes 14,000gns

A bull combining the noted lines of Dafydd and Tamhorn Sumo has sold at 9000gns at Carlisle. This was Droit Esquire (lot 76), a Dafydd son out of Droit Beech, a Tamhorn Sumo daughter. He sold with a CYI of +20 and is ET bred.

A few lots later came a 14,000gns bid for Faughanvale Ernie (lot 90), this one is again by Dafydd and out of Omorga Whitney, a Hazelwood Freshman daughter. He had been intermediate and overall champion in the pre-sale show yesterday.