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Sea Siren Wins Gr1 Manikato Stakes
Under lights at Moonee Valley on Friday night, Coolmore's multiple Gr1-winning Australian-bred stallion & current Champion Australian sire Fastnet Rock (Danehill-Piccadilly Circus, by Royal Academy) added a Gr1 success when 4YO mare Sea Siren (Fastnet Rock-Express A Smile, by Success Express) scored by 0.3 lengths for trainer John O'Shea in the $750,000 Gr1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) for 3YO+ at WFA, over Mental (Lonhro-Intrigues, by Night Shift) & We're Gonna Rock (Fastnet Rock-Harrow, by Dehere). Sea Siren took her record to 6 wins (including Gr1 Doomben Ten Thousand and Gr1 BTC Cup) & 2 placings (including the Gr2 Surround Stakes) from 9 starts for $1.3million earnings.