A DAY that featured some of the best foals on the open market duly produced an impressive day’s trade as the Tattersalls Ireland November National Hunt Sale played host to by far its strongest session of the week.

The belief that a host of quality foals would see demand and prices rise dramatically was reflected in the final figures for the day with the aggregate coming at just under €4.3 million, which represented a 4% progression on last year’s impressive figure.