8) Plavius – $9.2 million (2006)
Godolphin Racing bought the horse born from Danzig and Sharp Minister. The group offered high-class training facilities in both Dubai and the United Kingdom and brought in this horse from the Monticule Farms group that was also a strong entity.
7) Jalil – $9.7 million (2005)
After being bought by an American businessman in 2005, the horse would be trained by Saeed bin Suroor and finished sixth in his racing debut in 2006. There were a few victories after that before winning the Maktoum Challenge Stakes in 2008 and had retired later that year with more than $327,000 in total winnings.