Whirlwind Romance

Sire: Toronado

Dam: Riverina Red

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Aug 1st, 2016

Country: Australia


J G Connellan, Mrs J Connellan, Ms K J Connellan, Miss B Connellan, N J Connellan, Mrs F C Connellan, Mrs E A Cramer, P I Cramer, P Darvell, Ms D A Darvell, R J Prince, Ms L L Wright, D J Martin, Mrs J M Martin, R Ball, H R O'Neill & S Langdon

Career Record: 7-0-2-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
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  • Place
    42.9 %





Bay FillyFoaled in 2016

SireHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
TORONADO (IRE) KasoraDarshaan
2010Wana DooGrand SlamGone West
  Wedding GiftAlways Fair
DamTesta RossaPeruginoDanzig
RIVERINA RED (AUS) Bo DapperSir Dapper
2010RiverinaIrish RiverRiverman

TORONADO (IRE) (Bay 2010-Stud GB 2015, Aust. 2015). 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1m, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1. Out of a half-sister to SW Casamento. Sire of 234 rnrs, 124 wnrs, inc. SW Alwaab (Deauville Prix Nureyev, L), Stone Tornado, Taos, Wasmya, SP Almufti, Revelstoke, Watan, Baylagan, El Ingrato, Festina Plente, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc SW Still a Star (TTC Tasmanian Guineas, L), SP Heaven's Bonus, Laverrod, Sassy Salitage, etc.


1st dam

RIVERINA RED, by Testa Rossa. Placed at 2, 2d VRC Murray Cox 2YO H. Half-sister to Bubbles'n'troubles, Four Floors. Dam of two named foals, both raced-

Milliondollarbill (c. by Epaulette). Placed at 2 in 2019-20 in Aust.

Whirlwind Romance (f. by Toronado). See below.


2nd dam

RIVERINA, by Irish River. 2 wins at 7f, 9f, York Schroders H. Half-sister to FAR LANE, My Personal Space (dam of AROD), Lamanka Lass (dam of DARK ISLANDER), Mutribah (dam of MUTATE). Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Bubbles'n'troubles (Hinchinbrook). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$95,341, to 2018-19, ATC Australian Turf Club 2YO P., 2d ATC Bowermans Office Furniture H., Everest Carnival on Sale H., 3d ATC Reginald Allen H., L, Half Yearly Membership 2YO H.

Four Floors (Red Ransom). Winner at 1600m, 3d WATC Melvista S., L.


3rd dam

PATTIMECH, by Nureyev. Winner at 6½f in U.S.A. Sister to ANNOCONNOR, half-sister to AT TALAQ, Ruszhinka, Northern Script (dam of SCRIBE, NORTHERN HAL). Dam of 14 foals, 12 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

FAR LANE (Lear Fan). 5 wins from 1400m to 2600m, £215,121, A$89,750, Newmarket Darley S, Gr.3, SAJC Carlton Draught S., Gr.3, Newmarket James Seymour S., L, York John Smith's Cup, Doncaster Mexborough S., 2d Haydock Rose of Lancaster S., Gr.3, Newmarket Cambridgeshire H., Mail on Sunday Tote Mile, Newbury Courage Best H., 3d Goodwood Foundation S., L, York Betfair H., Doncaster Amco Corporation S., 4th SAJC Birthday Cup, L. Sire.

My Personal Space. Winner at 2, Goodwood DeNovo 2YO S. Dam of-

AROD (Teofilo). Champion Older Male Miler in GB in 2015. 5 wins from 1m to 1¼m, £554,539, US$28,256, A$67,000, Ascot Summer Mile, Gr.2, Epsom Diomed S., Gr.3, Windsor Royal Windsor S., L, 2d Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, York Dante S., Gr.2, VRC L'Oreal Paris S., Gr.3, ATC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, Newmarket Earl of Sefton S., Gr.3, York Ganton S., L, Kempton 32red S., 3d Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2, Ascot Paradise S., L, 4th The Derby, Gr.1.

Axa Reim (Cape Cross). 15 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, €127,596, to 2019, Rome Premio Traghetto, Premio Aldo e Renato Ricchi, Premio Jalmood, Premio Samba, Premio Mannsfeld, Premio Vitiges, Premio Magibrook, Premio Bayer, Milan Premio Secchia, 2d Naples Gran Premio Citta di Napoli, L, Rome Premio Time Star, Premio Guido Reni, Premio Betflag Quota Fissa, Premio Perugino, Premio Ginevra, Milan Premio dei Velocisti, 3d Naples Gran Premio Citta di Napoli, L, Rome Premio Aldo e Renato Ricchi, Premio Jalmood, Premio Delleana, Premio Diacono.

Galidon (Galileo). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2100m, €140,635, Rome Premio San Giuseppe, Premio Conte Felice Scheibler, Premio Shibuni's Falcon, Premio Caro, Premio Ballingary, Premio Filiberto, 2d Rome Premio Le Marmore, Premio Stratford, 3d Rome Premio Villa Borghese, L, Premio Siberian Express, Premio Sirlad, Premio Tupini. Sire.

Raggiante (Rock of Gibraltar). Winner at 1200m, Rome Premio Enio, 2d Rome Premio Alizier, 3d Rome Premio Torricola, L, Milan Premio Sartirana, Rome Premio Alemagna. Producer.

Lamanka Lass. Winner at 1m in GB. Dam of-

DARK ISLANDER (Singspiel). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f, Santa Anita Oak Tree Derby, Gr.2, Newmarket Curtis Medical Centres H., Lingfield Park.co.uk S., 2d Baden-Baden Benazet Rennen, Gr.3, Newmarket Ousden S., 3d Del Mar Wickerr H., L, Sandown Romans 2YO S., Lingfield Oxted Veterinary Clinic H., 4th Santa Anita Daytona H., Gr.3, Goodwood Thoroughbred S., L.

Mutribah. Placed at 2 in GB. Dam of-

MUTATE (Octagonal). 4 wins from 1400m to 2050m, A$162,850, SAJC OJ Smith Challenge S., L, VRC Liberty Financial P., MRC Saxony H., 2d VRC Desirable H., L, 3d VRC Flemington Hill H., Jade H., 4th MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.3. Producer.

Motunau - Forever Friendship (H.K.) (Mull of Kintyre). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, 2d Gore Guineas, L.


Race Record:

Placed at 3 in 2019-20 in Aust.