Cortesta


Sire: Testa Rossa

Dam: Cortado

Colour: Bay or Brown

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Aug 28th, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Blue And White Quarters, Blue Sleeves, Red Cap


Owners

C A Jorgensen


Pedigree

 

 CORTESTA (AUS)

 

Bay or Brown fillyFoaled in 2015

SirePeruginoDanzigNorthern Dancer
TESTA ROSSA (AUS) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1996Bo DapperSir DapperVain
  BodegaWithout Fear
DamMore Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
CORTADO (AUS) Woodman's GirlWoodman
2008Double StrengthDanehillDanzig
  ReinforceBates Motel

TESTA ROSSA (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2001). 13 wins-5 at 2, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire of 970 rnrs, 723 wnrs, 64 SW, inc. Ortensia (WATC Winterbottom S., Gr.1), Rostova, Enzo's Lad, Testafiable, Fontelina, Amelie's Star, Twilight Royale, Ranger, Sistine Angel, Testa My Patience, Vormista, Jiang - Blue Genes (H.K.), Unencumbered, Speediness, Red Colossus, Ellicazoom, Testashadow, Publishing, The Bowler, Weregoingtogetcha, Heart Testa, etc.

 

1st dam

CORTADO, by More Than Ready. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Blood-sister to Dreamer. Dam of two named foals, both raced, inc:-

Cortesta (f. by Testa Rossa). See below.

 

2nd dam

DOUBLE STRENGTH, by Danehill. Unplaced. Three-quarter-sister to Verstak, half-sister to Show of Force (dam of ATOMIC FORCE). Dam of 5 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Cortado. Winner. See above.

Happy Ninety Nine. Winner at 1100m in Malaysia, 4th Penang TC Malaysian Magic Millions Classic, L.

 

3rd dam

REINFORCE, by Bates Motel. Winner at 1300m, STC Christmas Goodwill H. Half-sister to ENCOUNTER, Janole. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Show of Force (Luskin Star). 2 wins at 2, A$96,720, STC Tonga 2YO H., Elizabeth Farm 2YO H., 2d STC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, 3d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, AJC Kindergarten S., L, 4th AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Dam of-

ATOMIC FORCE (Danehill Dancer). 11 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, NZ$176,000, A$777,950, ATC Galaxy H., Gr.1, ARC Railway S., Gr.1, ATC Maurice McCarten S., L, MRC Heath S., L, ATC Hylands Kids Colours Welter H., AJC Thakral Holdings H., Coogee Dolphins H., ATC TAB Number 1 Club H., STC 2GB H., Matthew Talbot Race Day P., 2d WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, BRC Victory S., Gr.2, STC The Big 6 H., Scone RC Prydes Easifeed Scone Quallty H., AJC Convention Centre H., STC Blackwoods for Sidchrome H., Hawkesbury RC Windsor RSL 2YO H., 3d AJC San Domenico S., Gr.3, MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.3, ATC Starlight S., L, GCTC Magic Millions Sprint H., AJC 30 Years of Triple M H., 4th ATC Sebring S., Gr.3, MVRC Carlyon S., L.

Countess Zoya. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Ali Spur (More Than Ready). 2 wins at 2, 3d WRC Wellesley S., L. Producer.

Make Me Strong. Winner at 1500m, 2d MRC Carlton Draught H., 4th VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, Moonee Valley Oaks, Gr.2. Dam of-

Dreamer (More Than Ready). Winner at 1400m, 2d CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Levin RC 104.2 More FM 2YO H.

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

RED STRIKER (Red Giant). 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, NZ$129,050, ARC Newmarket H., L, JR Webb & Son H., Eye Magazine H., 2d ARC Darley P., Gr.3, Mr Tiz Trophy, Gr.3, Matamata RC Waikato Stud H., 3d ARC DHL 2YO H., Matamata RC Westbury Waikato H., ARC Super Fence H.

Miss Juventus. Winner at 2100m in Aust. Dam of-

Trusty Lad. 2 wins at 1650m, 2200m, A$132,150, in 2018-19, BRC Meagher Racing Eagle Way H., Mission at Aquis Farm H., 2d BRC Makers Mark Eagle Way H., 3d BRC Aitkenvale Family Health H.

Satanay. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Caesar's Princess. 5 wins from 1100m to 1850m, A$164,155, ATC Big Sports Breakfast H., Schweppes H., Pro-Ride H., 2d ATC NSW Female Jockey Calendar H., 2GB H., 3d ATC Resimac 2YO H., Tab.com.au H. Dam of-

Princess Pierro (Pierro). Placed at 2 in 2017-18, 2d WATC Supremacy S., L, Belmont Horse of the Year 2YO P., Tabtouch 2YO P., 4th WATC Gimcrack S., Gr.3.

 

4th dam

FANCY BABE, by Sharpen Up. Placed in U.S.A. Half-sister to ICY GROOM, Cosmetic Lift (dam of ONEOFTHEBIRDBOYS, SHOW AND TELL). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

ENCOUNTER (Tierce). Head of The 1996-97 Australasian 2YO Classification, Joint Head of The 1997-98 Australasian 3YO Classification. 11 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$2,168,030, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Champagne S., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, STC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., Gr.3, AJC Breeders' P., L, VRC Debonair S., L, Newcastle JC Spring S., L, 2d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, George Ryder S., Gr.1, AJC Up & Coming S., Gr.2, STC Skyline S., Gr.3, VATC Zeditave S., L, 3d AJC Kindergarten S., L, 4th MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, AJC San Domenico S., Gr.2. Sire.

Janole (Marauding). 2 wins at 2, AJC Swan H., STC Grace Bros Sporting Edge H., 2d Newcastle JC Coca-Cola Classic S., Gr.3, 3d STC Apple Blossom H. Producer.

 

Race Record:

Placed at 2 & 3 to 2018-19 in Aust.