BetterReflectionsettlesinonGoldCoast

January6,20195:21pm。

byAAP

UnbeatenRockhamptonfillyBetterReflection(pink)willbetheunderdogintheMMClassicfield。

ClassycentralQueenslandfillyBetterReflectionhassettledinwellontheGoldCoastasshepreparesforthe$2millionMagicMillionsTwo-Year-OldClassic。

Asa$20,000yearling,BetterReflectionwillhaveunderdogstatusagainstafieldinwhichtheaveragepricewillbeabout$200,000。

BetterReflectionboundedintoMillionscontentionwhenshewontheListedCalawayGalStakesatDoombenthreeweeksago,finishingoffstronglydespiteracingwide。

HertrainerJohnWiggintonandjockeyNigelSeymouraregrowinginconfidencethefillycanbecomethesecondcheapesthorsetowintheMillionswithOurFictionin1993costing$10,000。

WiggintonspreviousbestwinwasintheEyeLinerStakeswithNessunoandSeymourhasriddenabout12featurewinnersacrossAustraliaintwodecadesofriding。

WiggintonsaidBetterReflectionhadcontinuedtoimproveafternotshowingmuchwhenshefirstcameintothestable。

Thefillytrialledwellbeforeherdebutwhenshewona1050mraceonherhometrackbyalmostsixlengthsinNovemberwhichpromptedthetriptoDoomben。

IntheCalawayGalshedidsurprisemewhenshesatthree-deepandwonsowell,Wiggintonsaid。

HedecidedtobringBetterReflectiontotheGoldCoastlastWednesdayandSeymourmadethetripwiththem。

Ittookabouteighthoursbutsheseemsfine,hesaid。