2020 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Lot: 669

Type: Broodmare
Vendor: Aquis Farm Operations, Murrurundi, NSW (As Agent for Aquis Farm)
Sire: Commands (AUS)
Dam: Cataclysm (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Mare
DOB: 16 September 2012
Buyer: Fernrigg Farm, NSW $600,000

Broodmare's Breeding Status

In foal: Yes
Covering sire: I Am Invincible (AUS)
Date of last service: 02 November 2019
Selling with a foal at foot: No

Account of AQUIS FARM OPERATIONS, Murrurundi, NSW. (As Agent for Aquis Farm)

Lot 669 (100% GST)             TREMOR                    Stable QD 1

Bay mare                 (Branded : nr sh; 74 over 2 off sh)           Foaled in 2012







Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Cotehele House

My Swanee


Eight Carat

Pieces of Eight





Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor




Canny Lad



Twig Moss


COMMANDS (AUS) (1996). 4 wins-3 at 2, STC Missile S., Gr.3. Sire of 1317 rnrs, 973 wnrs, 80 SW, inc. SW Melody Belle, etc. Sire of the dams of 971 rnrs, 613 wnrs, 22 SW, inc. Got the Greenlight, Contentment, Politeness, Cosmic Force, Obsequious, Amercement, Pin Sec, Pretty Young Thing, Agent Pippa, Ranier, Vegadaze, Raiment, Onemorezeta, Runway Star, Derma Louvre, Assimilate, Order of Command, Lusaha, Peacock, etc.


1st dam

Cataclysm, by Marauding. 4 wins 1000m to 1250m, $182,150, AJC Tellers P., Strathfield H., Sydney City Lexus H., STC Evan Evans H., 2d STC Birthday Card H., L, MRC JRA Doveton S., L, 3d AJC Sapphire S., Gr.3. Sister to Frasassas, half-sister to EL CAMBIO, COMPLICATE, Negev, Igraine, Lindisfarne (dam of EXCELLENT REWARD - OUR FOLKS (H.K.)). Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

EARTHQUAKE (f. by Exceed and Excel). Champion 2YO in Australia in 2013-14. 5 wins-4 in succession at 2-1000m to 1200m, $1,743,550, MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, ATC Reisling S., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, ATC Colin Pearce 100th Birthday 2YO P., 2d ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VRC MSS Security S., L, 3d ATC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, Furious S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Namazu. Placed at 2 in 2019-20, 3d ATC Too Darn Hot at Darley 2YO H.

PALOMARES (f. by Commands). 3 wins in succession at 1250m, 1400m, $202,430, VRC Desirable S., L, STC Chifley Financial Services P., Clubmart H., 2d ATC Darby Munro H., L, MRC Twilight Glow S., L, AJC Queens Park 2YO H., 3d ATC PJ Bell S., L. Dam of 2 winners-

Almanzora (Lonhro). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, $154,505, to 2018-19, ATC Hinchinbrook at Yarraman Park 2YO H., Forum H., 2d ATC Nivison S., Gr.3, 4th Scone RC Woodlands S., L.

Pandemic (g. by Sepoy). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, $216,265, to 2019-20, ATC Mark Alati Bookmakers H., Everest Carnival H., 3d ATC Heritage S., L, 4th MRC Zeditave S., Gr.3, ATC Fireball S., L.

2nd dam

CHAPARRA, by Canny Lad. Raced once. Half-sister to SPINNEY, Flaharty. Dam of 13 foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

EL CAMBIO (Commands). 6 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 1350m, $824,753, AJC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, BTC Classic, Gr.3.

COMPLICATE (Commands). 6 wins 1200m to 1400m, $374,081 in GB and Aust, MRC Heading Out Hair & Beauty S., L, Canberra Guineas, L.

Lindisfarne. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

EXCELLENT REWARD - OUR FOLKS (H.K.) (Exceed and Excel). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, $735,989, Foxton RC Castletown S., L.

Race Record : 2 wins at 1150m, 1250m, ATC TAB More Than Winning H., 2d ATC TAB Rewards H., Mark Eaves H.

Produce Record : Dam of two foals, one to race.

2017 f. Judder, by Medaglia d'Oro. Raced 3 times.

2018 f. Thera, by I Am Invincible. Unraced.

Missed in 2019.

Served by I Am Invincible (AUS). Last service: 02.11.2019.



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