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Miss Rose De Lago Wins Gr2 Sunline Stakes
At Moonee Valley in Melbourne, Coolmore's former dual Champion Australian Sire Encosta De Lago (Fairy King-Shoal Creek, by Star Way) added a Group success when 5YO mare Miss Rose De Lago (Encosta de Lago-Crimson Dawn, by Fasliyev) scored by 2.75-lengths for trainer Danny O'Brien in the $200,000 Gr2 Sunline Stakes (1600m) for 3YO+ f&m, over 6YO UK-bred mare Noble Protector (Haafhd-All Glory, by Alzao) & 5YO mare Metaphorical (Dylan Thomas-Light Up the World, by Rory's Jester). Miss Rose De Lago, who was purchased for $210,000 at the 2012 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale, took her record to 8 wins (including the Gr3 Ladies Day Vase & Gr3 WATC Champion Fillies Stakes) and 7 placings (including the Gr3 WATC Northerly Stakes) from 27 starts for $761,640 earnings.