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12th Aust Winner For Freshman Sire Fastnet Rock
Coolmore's Gr1-winning 1st-crop stallion Fastnet Rock (Danehill-Piccadilly Circus, by Royal Academy) recorded his 12th individual Australian winner (& made it a 3-way-tie on top of the 1st Season Sires table) when 2YO filly Luce Del Mare (Fastnet Rock-Cosmic Strike, by Made Of Gold) scored over 1050m at Morphettville in Adelaide for trainer Mark Kavanagh. Luce Del Mare was a $200,000 yearling at the 2008 Inglis Easter Sale in Sydney. Fastnet Rock shares the top of the Australian 1st Season Sires table (by winners) with Arrowfield Stud stallion Not A Single Doubt & Darley stallion Shamardal.