Twilight Son - Pedigree

Both his sire and grandsire were Champion Sprinter

Half brother to a Gr.1 sprinter

Sire KYLLACHY (by Champion Sprinter PIVOTAL)– Champion Sprinter, winning the Gr.1 Nunthorpe Stakes and Gr.2 Temple Stakes.

Sire of TWILIGHT SON, KRYPTON FACTOR (Gr.1), SOLE POWER (Gr.1), DIM SUM (Gr.1), STEPPER POINT (Gr.2), DRAGON PULSE (Gr.2, sire), ARABIAN GLEAM (Gr.2, sire),  TARIQ (Gr.2), SUPPLICANT (Gr.2), PENITENT (Gr.2), HEARTACHE (Gr.2), MOOD MUSIC, CORRYBROUGH, DUBAI DYNAMO, MABAIT, ZENELLA,

Dam TWILIGHT MISTRESS – won 3 races: dam of 7 winners, all her foals of racing age, including TWILIGHT SON and MUSIC MASTER (Gr.3 Hackwood Stakes; 2nd Gr.3 Bengough Stakes; 3rd Gr.1 Sprint Cup, sire) and SPRING FLING (LR Land O’Burns Stakes)

Half-sister to ROMANTIC EVENING (2nd LR Washington Singer Stakes at 2), from the family of: WASSL (Gr.1 Irish 2,000 Guineas, sire), ON TIPTOES (Gr.3 Queen Mary Stakes, at 2, etc), VIOLETTE (Gr.3 Firth of Clyde Stakes, at 2, etc), SILCA’S GIFT (Gr.3 Nell Gwyn Stakes and LR Albany Stakes).

B. 2012, 16.1hh (1.65m)
2021 Fee: £5,000 1st October SLF

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Twilight Son - Race Record

Won 6 races over 6f, from 2-4 years and £725,150, including:

Won Gr.1 Sprint Cup, Haydock Park, 6f, beating G Force (Gr.1), Gordon Lord Byron (Gr.1), Belardo (Gr.1), Tiggy Wiggy (Gr.1)
Won Gr.1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes, Royal Ascot, 6f, beating Signs Of Blessing (Gr.1), The Tin Man (Gr.1), Undrafted (Gr.1), Holler (Gr.1), etc.
2nd Gr.1 British Champions Sprint Stakes, Ascot, 6f, beating The Tin Man, Gordon Lord Byron, Maarek (Gr.1)

Unbeaten in his first 5 starts, including 2 as a two year old.

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Twilight Son - Stud Record

A leading 2nd Crop Sire in Europe with 38 individual winners in 2021. 

Sire of:
TWILIGHT SPINNER (Diktat) won 2 races at 3 years, including the Cecil Frail Stakes, L.
ARIA IMPORTANTE (Orpen) won 7 races at 2 & 3 years, including the Premio Carlo Vittadini, Gr.3, Premio Primi Passi, Gr.3, Premio Nogara, L, Premio Seregno, L and Premio Eupili, and placed second in the Gran Criterium, Gr.2.
LITTLE O’KELLY
(Pastoral Pursuits) won 1 race, the Premio Gino E Luciano Mantovani, L and placed third in the Premio Vittorio Crespi, L.
Khunan
(Mount Nelson) won 1 race at 2 years and placed second in the Richmond Stakes, Gr.2.
Baghed
(Exchange Rate) won 2 races at 2 years and placed second in the Prix Robert Papin, Gr.2 and Premio Primi Passi,Gr.3.
Warrior Brave
(Compton Place) won 3 races at 2 & 3 years, and placed second in the Scurry Stakes, L.
Grammata (Green Desert) won 1 race at 2 years and placed three times, including second in the Tipperary Stakes, L.
TWILIGHT CALLS (Invincible Spirit) won 2 races at 3 years.
GET IT (Elusive City) won 1 race at 3 years.
TWILIGHT JET (Exceed And Excel) won 1 race at 2 years.
TOIMY SON (Clodovil) won 2 races at 2 years.
SEEKING PERFECTION (Kheleyf) won 1 race at 3 years.
CARIBBEAN SUNSET (Dark Angel) won 1 race at 2 years.
SPIRIT OF BERMUDA (Alhaarth) won 3 races at 2 & 3 years.
COTTAM LANE (Invincible Spirit) won 1 race at 2 years.
CRAZY LUCK (Peintre Celebre) won 3 races at 2 & 3 years.
SUNSET SALUTE (Most Welcome) won 1 race at 3 years.
TWILIGHT SONG (Byron) won 1 race at 2 years.
PARTY GAME (Cape Cross) won 1 race at 2 years.
TWILIGHT HEIR (Royal Applause) won 3 races at 2 & 3 years.
HILARITY (Green Desert) won 1 race at 2 years.
TWILIGHT TWIST (Pour Moi) won 1 race at 2 years.
EVENING SONG (Invincible Spirit) won 1 race at 2 years.
IN PARADISE (Oasis Dream) won 1 race at 2 years.
BELLA NOTTE (Compton Place) won 1 race at 2 years.
ISABELLA SWAN (Fayruz) won 3 races at 2 & 3 years.
CHARLIE’S JAMBOREE (Bahamian Bounty) won 2 races at 2 years.
MAXIMUM RISK (Invincible Spirit) won 2 races at 2 & 3 years.
MISS HAVEN (Act One) won 2 races at 2 & 3 years.
WINNING STAR (Green Desert) won 2 races at 2 years.
GREEN SON (Green Desert) won 2 races at 2 & 3 years.
SIGNORA GRAZIA (Antonius Pius) won 1 race at 2 years.
PRINCE ALI (Dansili) won 1 race at 3 years.
BENAVENTE (Miswaki) won 1 race at 3 years.
MARVE (Diesis) won 1 race at 3 years.
TWILIGHT MADNESS (Rahy) won 2 races at 3 years.
WARRIOR WITHIN (Cape Cross) won 1 race a 3 years.
TRICOLORE (Dansili) won 1 race at 3 years.
CATHAYENSIS (Fusaichi Pegasus) won 1 race at 3 years.
KHUNAN (Mount Nelson) won 1 race at 2 years.
TWEET TWEET (Rock Of Gibraltar) won 2 races at 3 years.
BAHIA STAR (Mister Baileys) won 1 race at 3 years.
DAN DE LIGHT (Shamardal) won 2 races at 3 years.
CASH MACHINE (Peintre Celebre) won 1 race at 3 years.
AISH (Holy Roman Emperor) won 2 races at 3 years.
BAGHED (Exchange Rate) won 2 races at 2 years.
LIGHT WAKEUP (Peintre Celebre) won 1 race at 3 years.
SHUV H’PENNY KING (Selkirk) won 2 races at 3 years.
WICKLOW (Soldier Of Fortune) won 2 races at 3 years.
MICKYDEE (Galileo) won 1 race at 3 years.

 

Sales Record

£210,000 top lot at Goffs Doncaster Breeze Up Sale.

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