Shooting To Win X Our Affirmative

Shooting To Win X Our Affirmative

Sire: Shooting to Win

Dam: Our Affirmative

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Nov 7th, 2016

Country: Australia





Foaled 7th November 2016

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
SHOOTING TO WIN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Listen HereElusive QualityGone West
  AnnounceMilitary Plume
DamCape CrossGreen DesertDanzig
OUR AFFIRMATIVE (NZ) Park AppealAhonoora
2007Just Say YesZabeelSir Tristram
  KindnessStar Way

SHOOTING TO WIN (AUS) (Chestnut 2011-Stud 2015). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$996,225, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, TAB Early Quaddie 2YO H., 2d ATC Ming Dynasty H., Gr.3, 3d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, 4th ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2. Brother to SW Deep Field (VRC S., Gr.2). Out of SW Listen Here. Sire of Intrepidacious and of the placegetters Eclair Breeze, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

OUR AFFIRMATIVE, by Cape Cross. 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, WRC Wellington Business Forms H., Hawkes Bay Rush Munro Spring Carnival H., 3d ARC Dunstan Feeds Championship H. Three-quarter-sister to KINDACROSS. This is her third foal. Her first two foals are unraced.


2nd dam

JUST SAY YES, by Zabeel. Placed in Aust. Sister to RESPECT, Kind Return, Zarzino (dam of TARZINO), half-sister to KINDACROSS, Cheetah on Fire. Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Our Affirmative. 4 wins. See above.

Smooth Winner. 3 wins at 1400m in Malaysia.

Fleetness. Raced twice. Dam of-

Slick Talker. 6 wins from 1300m to 2200m, A$182,146, to 2017-18, WATC Association of Great China H., Rotary Club of Perth H., Merrywell H., Westspeed H., 2d WATC Hall of Fame Angus Armanasco H., Raceday Hospitality H., Master Plumbers H., 3d WATC World Plumbing Day Trophy H., Westspeed Forms in Now H.


3rd dam

KINDNESS, by Star Way. Unraced. Sister to SKY CHASE, Rune (dam of THE UNDERWORLD), half-sister to Tottenham Court, Sugarbird (dam of MISTRALE). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

KINDACROSS (Cape Cross). Second on The 2004-05 NZ 2YO Free H. 5 wins at 2, NZ$183,325, HK$2,482,850, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, Waikato RC Star Way S., L, Esker Lodge Juvenile H., 2d HKJC Li Cup H., Jebsen Cup, Mount Butler H., Fanling H., Hung Shui Kiu H., Indian Recreation Club H., Sunny Bay H., 3d Waikato RC New Zealand Bloodstock Classique, RL, HKJC Association of HK Racing Journalists Challenge Cup, Tai O H., Tai Hang H., Hitachi Trophy, Mount Nicholson H., 4th ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2.

RESPECT (Zabeel). 8 wins from 1400m to 3200m, NZ$7,375, A$509,980, WATC Perth Cup, Gr.2, AJC Australia Day Cup, L, Clibborn H., Queensland Cup, AJC Kapyong Valley Memorial Welter H., 2d City Tattersall's Club Cup, L, AJC Continuous Call Team Peter Pan H., Sydney City Lexus H., 3d Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3, AJC Dubbo H.

Kind Return (Zabeel). 4 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$136,700, Avondale JC Matua Valley Wines H., 2d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, City of Auckland Cup, Gr.2, Lindauer Brut H., 3d ARC Skycity Nathans Memorial H., Manawatu RC Wadham Goodman H., 4th Auckland Cup, Gr.1, CJC Canterbury Breeders' S.H., L. Producer.

Cheetah on Fire (One Cool Cat). 6 wins from 1200m to 2200m, S$557,442, Singapore TC Phumelela International Trophy, Peace & Joy S., Kranji D S., Kranji C S., Benchmark 74 H., Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC El Dorado Classic, Singapore Airlines Boeing 777 S., Kranji B S., My Royal Captain S., Kranji C S., Royal Star S., Initiation P., Penang Turf Club Trophy Initiation P., 3d Singapore TC Colonial Chief S., L, Singapore Gold Cup, L, Open S., Initiation P., Kelantan S., Any Humour S., 4th Singapore TC Kranji Sprint, L, Committee's Prize, L, Causeway Classic S., L.

Sogno. 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, 2d VATC Just Topic H., 3d VRC Clipsal Eclipse H. Dam of-

Cinnadream. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, 3d ARC North Harbour Club Charitable Trust H., Taranaki RC Urenui Hotel H., Liquor King H. Dam of-

TAVIDREAM - CIRCUIT GLORY (H.K.) (Tavistock). 6 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$133,125, HK$3,274,150, to 2018-19, ARC Championship S., Gr.2, Hilton S., Visique Rose Optometrists H., Barfoot & Thompson H., HKJC Wah Fu H., 2d ARC Hallmark Stud S., HKJC Pottinger Peak H., Striding on Together H., Hong Kong Club Challenge Cup, 3d HKJC Chevalier Property Investments H., Leighton H., Flycatcher H., Arsenal H.

Zarzino. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

TARZINO (Tavistock). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2015-16. 4 wins from 1400m to 2500m, A$1,647,050, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, MRC Cove Hotel H., 2d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, 3d MVRC Dilmah Vase, Gr.2, 4th ATC Australian Derby, Gr.1, MRC Autumn S., Gr.2.