Fascinating Rock

Fascinating Rock wins the 2016 Tattersalls Gold Cup (10fs.)

By an OUTSTANDING SIRE

Sire: Fastnet Rock - won Gr.1 Oakleigh Plate, Gr.1 Lightning Stakes

Sire of Gr.1 winners FASCINATING ROCK, FOXWEDGE, RIVET, INTRICATELY, DIAMONDSANDRUBIES, QUALIFY, ATLANTIC JEWEL and 26 Group 1 winners in total.

Out of a high class miler.

Dam: MISS POLARIS – 2 wins at 8fs. and placed 5 times from 9 runs only. 

From the immediate family of Group 2 winner Gothenburg and Grade 2 winner Nancy From Nairobi.

Pedigree

G1 Goldmine Stallion Match - Fascinating Rock

G1 Stallion Match - Fascinating Rock

Race Record

Dual GROUP 1 winner

Won Gr.1 
QIPCO Champion Stakes, 10f, Ascot by 1 1/4 lengths, beating FOUND (Gr.1 x 3), JACK HOBBS (Gr.1), VADAMOS (Gr.1), RIBBONS (Gr.1), LIGHTNING SPEAR (Gr.2), etc.

Won Gr.1
TATTERSALLS Gold Cup, 10.5f, Curragh, by 3 3/4 lengths, beating FOUND (Gr.1 x 3), BOCCA BACIATA (Gr.2), SUCCESS DAYS (Gr.3).  

Winner of 5 other stakes races from 8f. to 12f. including 4 Group 3' at 3 and 4 years old.

 

The best son of FASTNET ROCK

Principal Winners

First Season at stud in 2017