2020 Gold Coast National Yearling Sale

Lot: 1403

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Tartan Fields, Kulnura, NSW
Sire: Xtravagant (NZ)
Dam: Assertive Sound (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Filly
DOB: 04 September 2018
Buyer: Passed In $32,500 - Reserve $40,000
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Sister to Resonare (2014.g. by All Too Hard-Assertive Sound, by Zeditave-Sommes Sound).
3rd Dalby and Northern Downs JC TAB H.
3rd Chinchilla DARC Benchmark 60 H.
Closely related to English Gambler (2014.g. by Casino Prince-Christmas Day, by Zabeel-Assertiveness).
1st Hawkes Bay Three Wise Birds H.

Account of TARTAN FIELDS, Kulnura, NSW.

Lot 1403 (100% GST)        BAY FILLY                    Stable R 2

Foaled 4th September 2018                           Branded : nr sh; 5 over 8 off sh






Be My Guest

Northern Dancer

Gull Nook

Mill Reef



Sir Tristram







The Judge



Crowned Prince

Sommes Sound


Be My Guest

Fast Approach

First Landing


XTRAVAGANT (NZ) (Bay 2012-Stud 2017). Champion 3YO in NZ in 2015-16. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$467,500, A$15,000, Waikato Sprint, Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Cambridge Breeders S., Gr.3, WRC Wellington Guineas Trial, 4th WRC Levin Classic, Gr.1. Brother to SW He's Remarkable (Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3). Grandson of SW Arletty. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

ASSERTIVE SOUND, by Zeditave. Unraced. Sister to ASSERTIVE LAD, ASSERTIVE LASS (dam of RESET, SO ASSERTIVE, STAGE PRESENCE - DYNAMIC BLITZ (H.K.)), three-quarter-sister to More Assertive (dam of MYWAYORTHEHIGHWAY), half-sister to Colony Sound, La Boisselle, Assertiveness (dam of NEW TIPPERARY), Quadrophonic Sound (dam of SAKIMA). This is her ninth foal. Her eighth foal is a 2YO. Dam of seven foals to race, six winners-

Mr Chow (g. by Commands). 6 wins 1050m to 1300m, $104,395, to 2018-19, Ipswich TC Sirromet H.

Inner Flame (g. by Zoustar). 4 wins-3 in succession-from only 5 starts at 1200m, $471,784, in 2019-20, HKJC Carpenter H., Daffodil H., Pak Sha O H., Ho Sheung Heung H.

Deb's Delight (f. by Lonhro). 3 wins at 1000m, WATC Westspeed Stallions H., Perth Racing Membership H., 2d WATC Coogee Beach Social Club H.

Resonare (g. by All Too Hard). Winner at 1550m, ATC TAB Rewards H.

Louder (f. by All Too Hard). Winner at 1200m in 2019-20.

Assertive Union (g. by Sebring). Winner at 1100m.

Alshadhia (f. by Lonhro). Placed at 2 in South Africa.

2nd dam

SOMMES SOUND, by Assert. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Half-sister to FIRST APPROACH (dam of ALICE SPRINGS, TRIBAL CROWN), LAST APPROACH, SUMMER FLING (dam of SUMMER ENSIGN). Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

ASSERTIVE LAD (Zeditave). Champion 2YO in Australia in 1999-2000. 8 wins-5 at 2, 3 in succession-1000m to 1600m, $3,358,275, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Doncaster H., Gr.1, Champagne S., Gr.1.

ASSERTIVE LASS (Zeditave). 7 wins-3 at 2-1000m to 1600m, $749,800, AJC Flight S., Gr.1, STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, 2d AJC Australian Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

RESET (Zabeel). 5 wins in succession 1400m to 1600m, $850,000, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, MRC Futurity S., Gr.1, Brian Green H. Sire.

STAGE PRESENCE - DYNAMIC BLITZ (H.K.) (Elusive Quality). 10 wins 1000m to 1200m, $902,620, Meydan Al Shindagha S., Gr.3.

SO ASSERTIVE (Zabeel). 5 wins 1100m to 2020m, $472,830, BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, Canberra Cup, L, 2d AJC Warwick S., Gr.2.

Quadrophonic Sound. 2 wins at 1100m, 1600m, AJC Dawn Fraser H. Dam of-

SAKIMA (More Than Ready). 5 wins 1400m to 2400m, Perak Derby, L.

More Assertive. Winner at 1200m. Dam of 4 winners-

MYWAYORTHEHIGHWAY (Swiss Ace). 4 wins 1000m to 1300m, $134,000, GCTC Vo Rogue P., Gr.3.

Assertiveness. Winner at 1550m, STC Porters Liquor H. Dam of 4 winners-

NEW TIPPERARY (High Chaparral). 7 wins-3 in succession-1350m to 1900m, $474,725, to 2018-19, Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3.



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