Faatinah is back in Australia with a fantastic win in the Gr.2 McKewen Stakes under Jamie Kah. He raced up on the pace and kicking on strongly to win the 1000m dash by a short neck.
7YO Nicconi gelding who is trained by the David Hayes, has the overall record of eight wins and 10 placings from 35 starts with prizemoney topping $1.2 million.
The dual Group Two winner and Shadwell homebred is a half-brother to stakes-placed Jalsah and is the best of five winners from imported Danehill mare Alqwah (IRE), who comes from the family of NZ Horse of the Year King's Chapel.
Alqwah has a two year-old colt by I am Invincible called Abwaaq that is also trained at Lindsay Park and has a yearling colt by Faatinah's sire Nicconi.