Milan Gelding Ex Beautiful War Sells For €165K At The Goffs Land Rover Sale

Malone Hoping Son Of Milan Repeats History

Tom Malone hopes to continue his fruitful association with Milan, after purchasing Kilmoney Cottage Stud’s son of the Grange Stud sire for €165,000 on the second day of the Goffs Land Rover Sale.

After signing the docket, the busy agent said, “I’ve had serious luck with Milan in the past and bought a Grand National winner by him,” said Malone. "I loved this horse, he’s from a great nursery and is for Paul Nicholls.”

The Grand National winner Malone referred to is One For Arthur (Milan), who won two Grade 3 chases for Lucinda Russell. Paul Nicholls, meanwhile, trained Malone’s store purchase McFabulous (Milan) to win four Graded contests.