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Fast 'n' Rocking Wins Gr2 Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Monday, 17th November 2014

At Sandown in Melbourne, Coolmore's former Champion Australian Sire Fastnet Rock (Danehill-Piccadilly Circus, by Royal Academy) added a Group success when 4YO gelding Fast 'n' Rocking (Fastnet Rock-For the Good Times, by Hennessy) scored by 0.1-length for trainers David Hayes & Tom Dabernig in the $150,000 Gr2 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) for 3YO+, over 5YO geldings Generalife (Lonhro-Albaicin, by Redoute's Choice) & Flamberge (Exceed and Excel-Razor Blade, by Blazing Sword). Fast 'n' Rocking took his record 4 wins (including the Gr3 McNeil Stakes) and 4 placings (including the Gr1 Blue Diamond Stakes, Gr2 Todman Stakes & last-start Gr3 Vain Stakes) from 22 starts for $727,700 earnings.

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Fast 'n' Rocking in the pink and blue silks (image: Steve Hart)
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