Counter Drive

Sire: Bernardini

Dam: Counter Sue

Colour: Brown

Gender: Colt

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 12th, 2015

Country: Australia





Brown coltFoaled in 2015

SireA.P. IndySeattle SlewBold Reasoning
BERNARDINI (USA) Weekend SurpriseSecretariat
2003Cara RafaelaQuiet AmericanFappiano
  Oil FableSpectacular Bid
DamGeiger CounterMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
COUNTER SUE (AUS) ThongNantallah
1999Sister SueChristmas TreeBiscay
  Bridal FallsLord Dudley

BERNARDINI (USA) (Bay 2003-Stud 2007). 6 wins from 1m to 1¼m, Pimlico Preakness S., Gr.1. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs 2012-13. Sire of 1004 rnrs, 589 wnrs, 56 SW, inc. Cavorting (Saratoga Test S., Gr.1), Ruud Awakening, Boban, To Honor and Serve, Alpha, Stay Thirsty, Dame Dorothy, Angela Renee, Go Indy Go, Greenpointcrusader, Rachel's Valentina, A.Z. Warrior, Biondetti, Le Bernardin, Toydini, Lewis Bay, Zanbagh, Imperative, Gamilati, Wilburn, etc.


1st dam

COUNTER SUE, by Geiger Counter. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, SAJC Peter Elberg Funerals H., North East Isuzu H., Tyco Healthcare Flying H., Pewsey Vale Riesling 2YO P. Dam of six foals, four to race, all winners, inc:-

Counter Pulse (g. by Hard Spun). 10 wins-4 at 2-to 1250m, A$437,000, to 2016-17, SAJC Myer 2YO P., Darren Lehmann 2YO H., Farmers Union Iced Coffee 2YO H., Moet & Chandon 2YO P., Schweppes 3YO H., Hughes Limousines H., Schweppes H., Adelaide Galvanising H., Darley Goodwood Raceday H., Chad Hancock Foundation H., 2d SAJC MAC Stop Drug Driving H., 3d SAJC National S., Gr.3, Darley Goodwood 20th May H., 4th SAJC Lightning S., L.

Counter Spin (g. by Hard Spun). 9 wins to 1400m, A$293,810, to 2016-17, SAJC MAC Just Over Don't Drive H., Craig Clogg H., Quayclean H., Peter Elberg Funerals H., Akeed Mofeed at Goldin H., Produce Market H., Schweppes H., Oakbank RC Just Over Just Don't Drive H., 2d SAJC Mac Just Over Don't Drive H., Zanimal Tripod H., Final Furlong at Morphettville H., Schweppes H., Kate Dansie 50th Birthday H., CA Haigh Memorial H., Corporate Events at Morphettville H., 3d SAJC Carbine Club Autumn Final H., Mac Drink Driving Grow Up H., Mercedes-Benz Adelaide H., Kadina Jewellers H., Brian Bloffwitch's 80th H.

Counter Sign (g. by Gonski). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1050m, A$168,210, SAJC Haigh's Chocolates 2YO H., Sloans Sands H., Sportingbet H., H., 2d SAJC Joel's Getting Married H., Pro Paint 'n' Panel H., Distinctive Homes H., Centrebet H., Gary Radford & Sons H., Sportingbet H., 3d MRC TROA Supports National Jockeys Trust H., SAJC Hi-Tech H., Sportingbet H., Reliance Tailem Bend 2YO H., Haus Hahndorf Cafe & Bar H., Express Colour Printing H., Congratulations Adam Scott H.

Counter Claim (g. by Grandera). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, 3d SAJC Schweppes Fulham Park 2YO P., Wolf Blass & Associates 2YO P.


2nd dam

SISTER SUE, by Christmas Tree. 4 wins from 1250m to 1600m, A$75,650, SAJC Hunting Horn H., Sizzler H., Hamilton Holden H., Fahey's Lakes Resort H., 2d SAJC Luck o' the Irish H., Spaceship H., Trois Model H., Limitless H., Wally Lewis S., 3d SAJC Marie Dermody H., Vili's H., Halfway Hotel H., ABCOS Adelaide Million Classic S., Rumpus Room H. Dam of 3 foals, all winners-

Able Win. 5 wins at 1650m, HK$2,986,375, HKJC Tasmania H., Atlantic Ocean H., Broom H., Blue Pool H., Shan Kwong H., 2d HKJC P&O H., Chevalier Building Supplies H., Huang He H., 3d HKJC Pak Wo H., River Avon H.

Counter Sue. 4 wins. See above.

Mighty Mare. 8 wins at 1500m in Philippines.


3rd dam

BRIDAL FALLS, by Lord Dudley. Winner at 2000m, SAJC Hill-Smith S., L, 3d SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas, Gr.3. Half-sister to VOWED (dam of CHARM SCENE LAND, STICK AROUND, KINGSGATE). Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Sister Sue. 4 wins. See above.

Gumnut Fairy. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Octad. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Silver Dollar (Dash for Cash). 2 wins at 1100m in Malaysia and Singapore, Selangor TC Malaysia 3YO Championship Heat 1, Singapore TC IRT Juvenile S., 2d Singapore TC Aushorse Golden Horseshoe, L, Open 2YO S., 3d Singapore TC Novice S., Class 4 H., 4th Singapore TC Juvenile Championship, L.

Wedding Day Vibes. Winner at 2, 2d MVRC Vodafone Wallabies H., STC Hellmann Worldwide Logistics H., 3d AJC Star City H., STC Members' H. Dam of-

Final Address. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of-

Final Command (Commands). 11 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$173,070, SAJC Alan Sheppard H., Express Colour Printing H., Darley H., Distinctive Homes H., 2d SAJC CS Hayes Memorial Cup, L, Hino Trucks H., 3d SAJC Dominant H., Brad's 40th Birthday H., CFMEU H., Adelaide Galvanising H.


4th dam

RUNAWAY BRIDE, by Daring Young Man. 2 wins at 2000m, South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, SAJC Campbelltown H., 2d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, St Leger, Gr.3, Simsmetal P., L, 3d SAJC Tattersall's Cup, L. Dam of 13 named foals, 10 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

VOWED (Without Fear). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, WATC Raconteur S., L, SAJC Jervois Mac H., Directors Special H., 2d SAJC Epsom H. Dam of-

STICK AROUND (Twig Moss). 5 wins from 1350m to 2200m, A$109,915, Pinjarra RC Millionaire Sires' S., Gr.3, Bendigo Cup, L, WATC Aclis H., Cottesloe H.

CHARM SCENE LAND (Brocco). 2 wins at 2, A$182,660, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, VRC Talindert S., L, 3d VRC Emirates Classic S., Gr.2, 4th VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2.

KINGSGATE (Danzero). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$573,640, AJC Show County H., L, 2d AJC Epsom H., Gr.1-twice.

BRIDAL FALLS (Lord Dudley). Winner. See above.


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