08/23/2004 11:00PM

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The four-day yearling sale in Deauville, France, continued Monday with a session-topping $847,910 Grand Lodge-Native Twine colt bought by Richard O'Gorman Bloodstock. Through Monday, the sale's second session, the auction had sold 190 yearlings for $26,511,100, an average price of $139,532, down 29 percent from last year. . . . A $127,000 Norway-Personal N Private colt set a record for a New Mexico Thoroughbred sale yearling Saturday at the annual New Mexico-bred mixed sale at Ruidoso Downs in New Mexico. Stan Fulton, owner of Sunland Park, bought the colt. . . . Turf Paradise has added four days to its 2004-2005 racing slate, scheduled now for 166 days from Oct. 1 to May 22, 2005. The track added four live Wednesday cards on top of its customary Friday-through-Tuesday schedule.