Association Cup place getter Rippin' Sam sold to America for $500k

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Rippin’ Sam winning at The Meadows. PIC: Paul Munt. CENTRAL Coast owner Loran Harborne has confirmed rising star Rippin’ Sam (Fernando Bale x Tears Siam Feb ’16) has been sold to American interests for a whopping $500,000 following his second placing in Saturday’s Group 1 Association Cup. Harborne, who purchased the Rob Britton-trained greyhound as…

RIPPIN’ SAM (8)
was given the benefit of the doubt in regard to failing to purse the lure;
Connections were
advised that stewards will continue to monitor the
performances of the greyhound for the immediate future.

Yep, something you would pay $500,000 for,