A classics winner from 2 to 5 years
1:52.2 - $329,048
Service Fee $1,650 incl. GST
A quality, young sire bred on a golden cross of blood
RACING CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
YANKEE ROCKSTAR – 2YO – won Vic. Sapling Stakes and Premiere Stakes
YANKEE ROCKSTAR – 4YO – won Vic. Bonanza
YANKEE ROCKSTAR – 5YO – won Kilmore, Cranbourne and Stawell Pacing Cups
He was a typical tough and fast son of ROCKNROLL HANOVER winning 22 of his 35 starts over all distances from 1609 to 2690 metres and he took his lifetime mark of 1:52.2 over 1720 metres at Melton, ripping home in 26.3 – one of the fastest closing sectionals ever recorded at Melbourne headquarters.
Among the horses YANKEE ROCKSTAR defeated were dual Inter Dominion winner Beautide and Group 1 winners Ohoka Punter, Nike Franco, Messini and Im Corzin Terror.
The mighty Rocknroll Hanover’s fastest Australian bred son
SIRE: ROCKNROLL HANOVER - 1:48.6, $2.7million, was a champion racehorse as he was a sire and now a sire of sires. He was a world champion at 2 and the first pacer to win three $1 million races.
DAM: ASTON VILLA USA – 1:58.1, a very powerfully bred daughter of Artsplace, is the dam of 4 winners from 4 foals including 2017 Victorian 2YO of the Year and NSW Derby winner Poster Boy 1:54.1 ($355,390), Born To Rocknroll 1:54 ($199,774 and Yankee Showgirl 1:56.5.
2nd Dam: VILLA STORM – 1:53.2, $328,817, dam of Armbro Dapper 1:54.8, grand-dam of Hank’s Kid 1:50.2
3rd Dam: VILLAGE SECRETARY – 1:57, $157,110, dam of 5 winners from 7 foals including Canadian Mare of the Year Art’s Secret 1:51.4, $795,888 and Cam’s Secretary 1:52.6, $427,296
YANKEE ROCKSTAR belongs to one of the leading maternal families in the world, that tracing to Minnehaha, and boasts three strong crosses of the blood of Abercrombie.
He is the ideal outcross for mares by Art Major, Bettor’s Delight, Grinfromeartoear and Western Hanover line stallions.
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