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1st Aust-Bred Winner For State City
Hot on the heels of the 1st winner (in the northern hemisphere) early in July for Alwyn Park Stud shuttler & Gr1 Dubai Golden Shaheen winner State City (Carson City-Wajna, by Nureyev), comes an additional northern hemisphere winner in the shape of US 2YO colt Rocketman Rob (State City-Irish Starlet, by Irish River). This was immediately followed by his 1st Australian-bred winner when WA 2YO gelding Statewide (State City-Solange, by Surtee) won at Belmont Park by 1.25 lengths.