By Scot T. Gillies
How do the European stallion and sales markets compare to their U.S. counterparts? Michael Youngs and Rachel Pagones review 2011 European stud offerings and 2010 auction results in this month's cover stories. The 2011 European Review issue features extended lists of incoming and young sires in England, Ireland, France, Germany, and Italy.
Sons of Halo have achieved success as sires all around the world. Alan Porter discusses the influence of Halo's male line (page 13), including through top sons Sunday Silence, More Than Ready, and Southern Halo.
In a new look at leading consignors of 2-year-olds in training, a list in this month's issue (page 15) identifies top consignors by percent of juvenile winners.
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