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Dunkirk, Exchange Rate colts turn in fastest furlong at Barretts breeze show
By Joe Nevills
Two colts tied for the fastest time over one furlong on Friday at the Barretts March selected 2-year-olds in training sale breeze show at Fairplex Park in Pomona, Calif., covering the distance in :9.60 seconds.
Both colts clocked in during the third and final group of juveniles to breeze on the day. The first was a gray or roan Dunkirk colt out of the winning Kyle’s Our Man mare Missy Turtle, who is the dam of three winners from four to race. He is a half-brother to stakes-placed winner Among the Willows.
Consigned by Excel Bloodstock, agent, the colt is from the family of Grade 2-placed stakes winner Egg Head, Puerto Rican Horse of the Year Bandit Bomber, and stakes winners Redding Ridge, Chief J Strongbow, Bara Lass, San Simon, and Baba Booyah.
Also finishing the eighth-mile in :9.60 seconds was a bay colt by Exchange Rate, consigned by Ciaran Dunne’s Wavertree Stables, agent. He is out of the stakes-placed winning Songandaprayer mare Perfect Paula. Notable family members include Grade 2 winners Nightmare Affair and Terra Incognita, as well as Grade 1-placed stakes winner Stolen Gold and Grade 2-placed winners Another Silver Oak, Radical Sabbatical and Dave in Dixie.
The fastest quarter-mile time came during the second flight of juveniles, when a Malibu Moon colt stopped the clock in :20.80 seconds.
The bay colt, consigned by Breaking Point Farm, is out of the winning Forest Wildcat mare Fashion Cat, who has produced two winners from four to race. Fashion Cat is a half-sister to multiple Grade 1-winner and sire Peace Rules and multiple stakes winner Wild Fashion. Other notable family members include stakes winners Toga Toga and stakes-placed winners Silverest and Regal Togs.
The single-session Barretts March sale will be held Monday March 4, beginning at 3 p.m. Pacific.
To access the breeze show results, click here.
Can't wait to see the Dunkirk's arrive at the track. If memory serves he was a three million dollar baby himself from the producing mare Secret Status. Another three year old Todd Pletcher had that didn't quite make it to the big one.