Sire: De Gaulle

Dam: Varone

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Sep 11th, 2018

Country: Australia


Quilly Park





Foaled 11th September 2018

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
DE GAULLE (AUS) PatronaLomond
2014ResponseCharge ForwardRed Ransom
  Live it UpMatch Winner
DamHoly Roman EmperorDanehillDanzig
VARONE (AUS) L'On ViteSecretariat
2010Sorren TessaRed RansomRoberto
  SorrentoJust a Dancer

DE GAULLE (AUS) (Bay 2014-Stud 2017). Unraced. Half-brother to SW Estijaab (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, Reisling S., Gr.2) and SP Alter Call (2d VRC Festival of Racing S., L). Out of SW Response (MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1), a half-sister to the dam of SW Returntosender (SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2) and SP Pit Lane (3d MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L). Grandson of SP Live It Up (2d AJC Flight S., Gr.1). His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

VARONE, by Holy Roman Emperor. Unplaced. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race.


2nd dam

SORREN TESSA, by Red Ransom. Winner at 1450m, 3d MVRC Adapt Australia H. Half-sister to GIRL GONE ROCKIN', SYREON. Dam of 5 foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Sullivan Bay. 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$353,140, MRC Legacy 2017 Badge Appeal H., Tile Importer H., MVRC Snap Fitness Essendon H., SAJC Hughes Chauffeured Limousines H., Mac Drink Driving Grow Up H., MRC (Mornington) No Fuss Event Hire H., 2d MRC LUCRF Super Supports Jockeys H., SAJC Orange Spot Bakery 2YO P., MRC Mitavite Challenge Heat 4 H., 3d MRC Janet Brady H., SAJC Suzie Reynolds H., Schweppes H.

Pink Angel. Winner at 1100m in 2019-20 in Aust.


3rd dam

SORRENTO, by Just a Dancer. 7 wins from 1400m to 1600m, NZ$54,950, A$230,355, STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.2, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.3, Dunedin Guineas, L, Southland Guineas, L, Ashburton RC Inglewood S., L, STC Freshworld Flying Welter H., 2d Wellington S., Gr.3, STC Millie Fox S., L, CJC Affordable Homes H., 3d AJC Wiggle H., L, VATC Summoned S., L, STC Christmas S., L, 4th VRC Rose of Kingston S., Gr.3, STC Research S., Gr.3, AJC Angst H., L, Breeders' Classic, L. Three-quarter-sister to STARGAZER, SPANGLES, half-sister to KAP THE BID. Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

GIRL GONE ROCKIN' (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins from 1400m to 2050m, A$291,080, VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2, MVRC Melbourne Neonatal Network H., 2d ATC Cornucopia Committee Inc H., MVRC Adapt Australia H., Corporate Interiors Australia H., 3d MRC Sportingbet H.

SYREON (Flying Spur). 6 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$437,700, ATC Queen's Cup, Gr.3, Mack Trucks Mile H., AJC Belmura Lad H., Filante H., STC TLE Electrical Castle Hill H., 2d AJC Carousel Tickets on Sale Now H., 3d ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, Sky High S., L, Liverpool Leader H., STC Cadbury H., 4th ATC Doncaster H., Gr.1, Craven P., Gr.3.

Lucky Magic. Winner at 1000m, HKJC Needle Hill H., 2d HKJC Shanghai H., Mission Hills Dongguan Hotel H.


4th dam

AMATRICE, by Beaufort Sea. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m in NZ. Half-sister to Decieboy. Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

STARGAZER (Star Way). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1300m to 2250m, A$882,830, AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2-twice, QTC Grand Prix S., Gr.2, STC Gloaming S., Gr.2, VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, AJC Gilbeys Gin H., STC Liquor Stax H., Multi-Buy Classifieds H., 2d AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, QTC Castlemaine S.H., Gr.1, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, Hill S., Gr.2, MVRC Herald Vase, Gr.3, STC Shiroi Horse Racing H., 3d AJC George Main S., Gr.1, STC Hill S., Gr.2, QTC Sir Byrne Hart S., Gr.3, 4th AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1, VATC Autumn Classic, Gr.3. Sire.

SORRENTO (Just a Dancer). 7 wins. See above.

KAP THE BID (Kaapstad). 11 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$98,425, CJC Great Easter S.H., L, Members Party H., Racecourse Hotel Hoofbeats Restaurant H., Halswell Liquorland H., Show Gate Mid Winter Christmas H., Coupland's Bakeries H., Maneline Farrier Supplies H., Wigram H., Otago Fuels H., 2d CJC Challenge S.H., Gr.3, Winter Classic S.H., L-twice, Kennedy Flooring H., 3d CJC Challenge S.H., Gr.3.

SPANGLES (Star Way). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Otago RC James Hazlett S.H., L, CJC Classics Trial H., North Canterbury RC Savant Canterbury 1600 S., 4th Timaru Cup, L. Dam of-

Calypso Breeze. 3 wins from 1100m to 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

DRAGILA (Encosta de Lago). 11 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, A$212,625, TRC Thoroughbred Breeders' Classic, L, Tattersalls Premium S., L, TTC Newmarket H., L, TRC Bow Mistress Trophy, WE Blackwell 2YO H., TTC Queen of the Turf S., TRC Michael the Tailor H., TTC Affair Will Continue H., 2d TTC Jackson Motor Company 3YO Cup, 4th TTC Gold Sovereign S., L, Tasmanian Guineas, L. Dam of-

ISIBAEVA (Johannesburg). 11 wins to 1400m, A$287,560, TRC Bow Mistress Trophy, Gr.3, TTC Hospitality Association S., Toll Transport Autumn Classic, CGU Workers Compensation H., RF Fergusson H., TRC TCM Pty Ltd H., Sorell Plaza Shopping Centre H., TTC Justin Paul H., The Examiner H., Launceston Cup Corporate Marquee H., 2d TTC WI Playsted Autumn Classic, 3d TTC Vamos S., Gr.3, Newmarket H., L. Producer.