Shocking colt proves popular
30 Jan 2014Young stallion Shocking, had plenty of admirers during today’s Select Sale with Cambridge-based agent John White among them.
He backed his judgment with an outlay of $110,000 for Hallmark’s impressive son of the dual Group One Australian and Melbourne Cup winner.
The colt is a son of the Australian-bred End Sweep mare Sweeping Success, who two foals to have been successful.
The youngster hails from the outstanding stallion family of Redoute’s Choice, Manhattan Rain, Umatilla and Al Maher.
Gathering, Platinum Scissors, Hurricane Sky and He’s No Pie Eater are other Australian Group One winners in his pedigree.
Trevor McKee always has an eye for a bargain and he may well found another one in the Lookin At Lucky filly.
The first foal of the Fastnet Rock mare Piccadilly Lane, McKee snapped her up for $14,000.