The jumper foal Cassanova PB became the top seller of the 2018 SELL Foal Auction of KWPN bred foals held at equestrian centre Heijligers in Asten, The Netherlands, on 22 September 2018.
Irish show jumper Cian O'Connor made the highest bid on Cassanova B (by Cornet Obolensky x Quaprice Z) from the 2018 WEG in Tryon by phone He acquired the colt for 21,000 euro.
Ten foals sold for 10,000 euro or more. Jumper colt Nashville Terma (by Halifax van het Kluizebos x Burggraaf) sold for 14,000 euro, while the dressage bred Naz Nyle Texel (by Toto Jr x Jazz) switched owners for 14,000 euro.
Nero van de Baanse (by Franklinx Charmeur) sold for 12,000 euro to Nico Witte.New Dutch Gold (by Double Dutch x Negro) sold for 11,000 euro, while Dutch dressage rider Lotte van den Herik purchased Nandoe Dorette (by Franklin x Farrington) for 10,500 euro.
The average price for a foal at this auction was 6,764 euro.