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Storm Cat Departure "Symbol Of Market In Transition"
Meanwhile bloodhorse.com has looked at the current state of the sales market & summed up: "When the books close on the 2009 yearling sales, another chapter will have come to an end. Storm Cat, a perennial leader among sales sires, is represented by his last full crop this year & his departure from the commercial scene is an appropriate symbol of a thoroughbred market in transition." At his peak, Storm Cat was North America's most expensive stallion, commanding a US$500,000 from 2002-2007. (To read the full analysis, click on the link in The Great Debate panel on the right-hand side of this page.)