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First Contact (IRE)

Age
4
Foal date
15/04/2015
Gender
Gelding
Colour
Grey
Sire
Dark Angel (IRE)
Dam
Vanishing Grey (IRE)
Breeder
Peter McCutcheon & Andrew Rosen
Official rating
109
Career earnings
$106,160.55
Starts9Wins4Placed3
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
Listed-class gelding; won two of his first three starts in novice company over 7f; down the field in Royal Ascot's Britannia Stakes, but different story 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; always in rear when seventh in Meydan's Group 2 1m1f Al Rashidiya on good after a break in January 2019.