Awesome Rock


Awesome Rock

Sire: Fastnet Rock

Dam: Awesome Planet

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Aug 31st, 2011

Country: Australia


Career Record: 28-4-3-4

  • Prizemoney
    $2,038,720.00
  • Wins
    14.3 %
  • Place
    25.0 %

Horse Description:

* Highest earning son of FASTNET ROCK in Australia.

* Earning of over $2million.

* Winner of the Group One Emirates-Mackinnon Stakes.

* Wins from 1300 to 2000 metres.


Pedigree

 

 AWESOME ROCK (AUS)

 

Bay horseFoaled in 2011

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
FASTNET ROCK (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2001Piccadilly CircusRoyal AcademyNijinsky
  GatanaMarauding
DamGiant's CausewayStorm CatStorm Bird
AWESOME PLANET (AUS) Mariah's StormRahy
2005Dance on the MoonFasliyevNureyev
  Band of AngelsAlzao

FASTNET ROCK (AUS) (Bay 2001-Stud 2005). 6 wins to 1200m, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire twice. Sire of 1346 rnrs, 924 wnrs, 114 SW, inc. Super Cool (VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1), Atlantic Jewel, Sea Siren, Fascinating Rock, First Seal, Planet Rock, Mosheen, Driefontein, Amicus, Heroic Valour, Awesome Rock, Atlante, Foxwedge, Lone Rock, Catchy, Rivet, Diamondsandrubies, Qualify, Magicool, Nechita, Rock 'n' Pop, Irish Lights, Wanted, etc.

 

1st dam

AWESOME PLANET, by Giant's Causeway. Third filly on 2008-09 NZ 3YO Free H. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$185,300, A$120,000, BTC Doomben Roses, Gr.3, ARC Soliloquy S., L, Manawatu Breeders' S., L, Waikato RC Seafood Bazaar H., 2d Wellington Cup, Gr.2, 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.3, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, Avondale JC Vero Insurance New Zealand 2YO S., 4th Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3. Half-sister to Solar Eclipse. Dam of four named foals, three to race, all winners, inc:-

AWESOME ROCK (c. by Fastnet Rock). 4 wins. See below.

Earth (g. by Redoute's Choice). Winner at 1350m in 2016-17, 2d ATC Schweppes 2YO P., 3d ATC Dulcify H., L, 1st Light Horse 2YO P.

Elite Rock (f. by Fastnet Rock). Winner at 1600m in 2016-17 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

DANCE ON THE MOON, by Fasliyev. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Dam of 7 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

AWESOME PLANET (Giant's Causeway). 5 wins. See above.

Solar Eclipse (Iffraaj). Winner at 2000m, 3d ARC Championship S., Gr.2.

Lunar Eclipse. 2 wins at 1150m, 1200m, 3d BOP RC Marks Ewen & Associates 3YO S., Waikato RC Classic Hits 98.6 FM H., 4th Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2.

Lady of Miracles. Unraced. Dam of-

Mongolian Chief. 2 wins at 1200m, 1700m to 2017, Singapore TC Initiation P., Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Kranji D S., Class 4 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 4 H.

 

3rd dam

BAND OF ANGELS, by Alzao. Unraced. Half-sister to DR DEVIOUS, ARCHWAY, ROYAL COURT, SHINKO KING, Hill Country - Joshaan (Sau.), Rain Flower (dam of DANCING RAIN, SUMORA), Rose of Suzuka (dam of SUZUKA PHOENIX). Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Bandanaman. 3 wins at 17f, 17¼f in GB.

Twinkle Toes. Unraced. Dam of-

I'm Feeling Lucky (Bletchley Park). 10 wins from 1100m to 2200m, A$478,320, to 2016-17, Coolgardie Cup, WATC Amelia Park Beef H., Melbourne Cup Tour Dinner H., James Boag's Premium H., Young Membership H., Golden Oldies Footballers H., Bob Tate Memorial H., Reddifund H., Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., 2d WATC Jungle Dawn Classic, L, 3d WATC Belmont Oaks, L, Belmont Classic, L, Tabtouch Mobile App H., Bidvest WA H.

 

4th dam

ROSE OF JERICHO, by Alleged. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to ZIND - SUPREME (Mal.), Alleged Gift (dam of SOUVENIR GIFT). Dam of 11 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

DR DEVIOUS (Ahonoora). Second on The 1992 European 3YO Classifications (Intermediate/Long. 6 wins-4 at 2-from 5f to 1½m, £754,122, US$112,000, The Derby, Gr.1, Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.3, Newmarket Superlative S., L, Newbury May S., 2d Irish Derby, Gr.1, Newmarket Craven S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.3, Newmarket Tattersalls Tiffany Highflyer 2YO S., 4th Breeders' Cup Turf S., Gr.1, York International S., Gr.1. Sire.

ROYAL COURT (Sadler's Wells). 3 wins at 1½m, 13¼f, Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3, Haydock July Trophy, L, 3d York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2, 4th Düsseldorf WGZ Bank Deutschland Preis, Gr.1, Royal Ascot Hardwicke S., Gr.2, Ascot Cumberland Lodge S., Gr.3. Sire.

ARCHWAY (Thatching). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.3, Waterford Testimonial S., L, 2d Curragh Tetrarch S., Gr.3, Longchamp Prix du Petit Couvert, Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.2, 4th Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp, Gr.1. Sire.

SHINKO KING (Fairy King). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, HK$650,000, 198,029,000¥, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Hai, L, 3d Hong Kong International Bowl, Gr.2, Nakayama Sprinters S., L, Kyoto Silk Road S., L. Sire.

Hill Country - Joshaan (Sau.) (Danehill). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1½m, Newmarket Evelyn Hospital S., 2d Ascot Autumn S., L, 3d Ascot Royal Lodge S., Gr.2.

Rain Flower. Unraced. Dam of-

DANCING RAIN (Danehill Dancer). Champion 3YO Filly in GB in 2011 (Intermediate/Long). 4 wins from 2000m to 2400m, £366,901, €238,500 in GB and Germany, The Oaks, Gr.1, Düsseldorf Preis der Diana, Gr.1, Ascot British Champions Fillies' & Mares' S., Gr.2, Newbury Robert Sangster Memorial Fillies' S., 2d Newbury Fillies' Trial S., L, 3d Ascot British Champions Fillies' & Mares' S., Gr.2.

SUMORA (Danehill). 2 wins at 2, Newbury St Hugh's S., L, 2d Bath Lansdown S., L. Dam of-

MAYBE (Galileo). Champion 2YO Filly in Europe & Ireland in 2011. 5 wins at 2, £73,200, €233,475, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1, Debutante S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Silver Flash S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Chesham S., L, 3d The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1.

PROMISE TO BE TRUE (Galileo). 2 wins at 2, €148,815, in 2016, Leopardstown Silver Flash S., Gr.3, 2d Chantilly Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1, 3d Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1.

Rose of Suzuka. Unraced. Dam of-

SUZUKA PHOENIX (Sunday Silence). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, 447,678,000¥, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Kinen, Gr.1, Tokyo Shimbun Hai, Gr.3, Hanshin Cup, L, Kyoto Yukan Fuji Hai Ohara S., Hakodate HTB Hai, Mutsuwan Tokubetsu, 2d Hanshin Hankyu Hai, Gr.3, 3d Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Kinen, Gr.1, Kyoto Mile Championship, Gr.1, Tokyo Keio Hai Spring Cup, Gr.2, Hanshin Hankyu Hai, Gr.3, Tokyo Fuji S., Gr.3. Sire.

Roman Suzuka. Unraced. Dam of-

Suzuka Laurent. 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, Hakodate Yurappu Tokubetsu, Chukyo Meitetsu Hai. Dam of-

SUZUKA DEVIOUS (King Kamehameha). 4 wins at 2000m, 2200m, 120,981,000¥, to 2017, Tokyo Shirafuji S., L, 2d Kyoto Kinen, Gr.2.

 

Race Record: 28 Starts 4-3-4 A$2,038,720.

4 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 2000m, A$2,038,720, to 2016-17, VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, MVRC Dato' Tan Chin Nam S., Gr.2, VRC James Boag's Symphony S., L, MRC Say It With Flowers 2YO H., 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, MRC David Jones Cup, Gr.3, 3d BRC Fred Best Classic, Gr.3, MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, Hockingstuart H., 4th VRC Danehill S., Gr.2, BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, MRC Peter Young S., Gr.2.