Hamazing Destiny, a grade III winner and a Breeders' Cup Sprint runner-up, has been retired from racing for stallion duty at Westrock Stables near Little Rock, Ark.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2006
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||D. Wayne Lukas|
|Jockey||Jon Kenton Court|
|Owner||Butzow, Barry and Westrock Stables LLC|
|Hamazing Destiny View Five-Cross Pedigree||Salt Lake||Deputy Minister|
|Take Lady Anne|
|Ms Proud Destiny||Artax|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Barry Butzow||Beau Lane Bloodstock, agent for Edward A. Gamble||$70,000|
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|V. E. Day|