Rivercrest Park resident Famous Roman sired his first winner at Pinjarra on Wednesday.

His Lark Hill based gelding Famous Someday settled midfield under Shaun Meeres and then produced a powerful finish to score by more than two lengths from All Settled (Discorsi).  Ironically, the runner-up is raced by Dan and Julie Love who stand Famous Roman in association with Rivercrest Park studmaster Steve Hoare.

And in another twist, Famous Roman was previously based at Waterford Stud – the former home of Cardinal Virtue who also sired his first winner at Pinjarra on Wednesday.

Famous Someday (3g Famous Roman – Someday Lady by Key Business) is part-owned and trained by Stephen Miller and is the second foal of a mare related to G3 Belmont Sprint winner Corporate Bruce.  Her first foal Blitzem Someday (Natural Blitz) won twice in Albany last year.

Someday Lady has a yearling colt by Patronize and was bred back to He’s A Decoy in September.

Famous Roman (Danetime) won 7 races including the G2 Lee-Steere Stakes and G3 R J Peters Stakes at Ascot.  In the latter, he broke the long-standing WA State record for 1500m clocking 1.26.39s.

He stands at Rivercrest Park in Stratham alongside God Has Spoken, Kendel Star, Due Sasso and Black Tom.

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