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First Contact (IRE)

Age
3
Foal date
15/04/2015
Gender
Gelding
Colour
Grey
Sire
Dark Angel (IRE)
Dam
Vanishing Grey (IRE)
Breeder
Peter McCutcheon & Andrew Rosen
Career earnings
$106,160.55
Starts8Wins4Placed3
DateResultRacecourseRace details
08/09/20181stLa Teste De Buch (FR)Prix Millkom (Listed Race) (3yo) (Turf) 3yo
21/08/20183rdDeauville (FR)Prix Daphnis Royal Palm Beachcomber Luxury (Group 3) (3yo) (Turf) 3yo
31/07/20182ndDeauville (FR)Prix Restaurant Le Ciro's Barriere (Prix de Tourgeville) (Listed Race) (3yo Colts & Geldings) (Turf) 3yo
14/07/20181stNewmarket (July) (GB)bet365 Mile Handicap 3yo rated 0-100
21/06/201811thAscot (GB)Britannia Stakes (Heritage Handicap) (Colts & Geldings) 3yo rated 0-105
25/03/20181stDoncaster (GB)Unibet Novice Stakes 3yo
26/01/20182ndKempton (AW) (GB)Matchbook Casino Novice Stakes 3yo
02/01/20181stNewcastle (AW) (GB)32Red.com Novice Stakes 3yo
First Contact (IRE) Dark Angel (IRE) Acclamation (GB) Royal Applause (GB)
1993
1999 Princess Athena (GB)
1985
2005 Midnight Angel (GB) Machiavellian (USA)
1987
1994 Night At Sea (GB)
1987
2015 Vanishing Grey (IRE) Verglas (IRE) Highest Honor (FR)
1983
1994 Rahaam (USA)
1987
2007 Native Force (IRE) Indian Ridge (IRE)
1985
1998 La Pellegrina (IRE)
1993
Won two of his first three starts in novice company over 7f; down the field in Royal Ascot's Britannia Stakes, but different story ridden positively at Newmarket the following month, making all for a ready win; couple of good efforts at Deauville before winning a Listed event at La Teste De Buch; handles AW surface, fast and soft ground.

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