Whittington colt sizzles in breeze-up

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A colt from the first crop of Whittington has starred on the third day of breeze-ups for the Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale.

The colt was one of 76 2-year-olds to breeze on Monday at the Gold Coast following the breezes at Warwick Farm and Seymour last week.

Lot 220, a supplementary lot from the draft of Alexia Fraser Bloodstock, stopped the clock at 10.03s for the 200 metre sectional.

Whittington, who stands at Grandview Stud in Queensland, won a Breeders' Plate as a 2-year-old and also won a Listed Lightning H. He also broke the Gold Coast track record while winning the 2014 Magic Millions Sprint.


This colt is out of Ghoom (Tiger Hill {Ire}), who is related to black-type winner Fraar Magic and is the grand-daughter of listed winner Excitable Magic.

Lot 15, a colt by Oamaru Force, ran 10.11s, while another colt by freshman sire Deep Field, Lot 43, recorded 10.15s.

A colt by ill-fated stallion Hinchinbrook (Lot 211) went in 10.18s, while Lot 208 by The Factor (USA) also broke 10.20s.

The fastest filly was Lot 7 by Uncle Mo, who went in 10.23s.

All in all, 56 2-year-olds of the 76 to breeze ran sub-11 second times.

Other highlights included:

Spirit of Boom filly (Lot 11 - 10.85 secs)

Zoustar colt (Lot 27 - 10.75 secs)

Better Than Ready colts (Lot 41 - 10.5 secs and Lot 213 - 10.23 secs)

Sebring colt (Lot 60 - 10.7 secs)

Sizzling colts (Lot 72 - 10.29 secs and Lot 131 - 10.4 secs),

Tavistock colt (Lot 193 - 10.78 secs)

Smart Missile colt (Lot 203 - 10.53 secs)

Monday's session was the third of four ahead of the sale, which will be held on Tuesday, October 9.

The final session will again be at the Gold Coast on the final day of the sale on October 8.