Wevelgem - A fancier on Saturday paid 360,000 euros for the top pigeon Golden Prince. That is the highest amount that anyone ever counted down for a pigeon. Which reported the secure site PIPA. Golden Prince was owned by a breeder from Wevelgem in Belgium.
The buyer is a South African. In the sport more and more money is going to. Belgium has a long tradition in the sport, but in recent years the sport is becoming increasingly popular in countries including China and South Africa.
The previous record price was held by Bolt. A Chinese fancier counted in 2013 310. 000 euros down for this top pigeon from Belgian Vorselaar.