Sire: So You Think (NZ)

Dam: Cavita

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 3 yo

Foaled: Oct 31, 2018

Country: AUS

Sale info: Lot at

Purchase price: AUD 110,000  (Price is inclusive of GST but does not include current costs)

Horse Description:

By proven Group 1 sire SO YOU THINK, a son of the mighty HIGH CHAPARRAL. A full brother to GET THE IDEA, who has won his first two races! This colt is also a half brother to THE PEAK, A GR 3 placegetter and winner of 7 races including victories in Hong Kong.

He is a colt who will continue to improve with time as has plenty of stamina in his pedigree. A quality colt with a great action and temperament, he is a very exciting prospect for the future.


Price: $110,000







Bay colt       Foaled 31st October 2018 

SO YOU THINK (NZ) High Chaparral (Ire)Sadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
TriassicTights (USA)Nijinsky
Astral RowLong Row (GB)
Cadeaux GenereuxYoung GenerationBalidar
Smarten UpSharpen Up
Kassiyaka (Ire)Persian BoldBold Lad
KassiydaMill Reef

SO YOU THINK (NZ) (Bay or Brown 2006-Stud 2012). 14 wins-1 at 2, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1-twice. Sire of 482 rnrs, 299 wnrs, 24 SW, inc. La Bella Diosa (New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1), Nakeeta Jane, Sopressa, D'Argento, Inference, Miss Siska, Gold Rush, Quick Thinker, So Si Bon, Thought of That, Coachwhip, Heavenly Thought, Higher Ground, Think Bleue, The Pinnacle, Northwest Passage, Just Thinkin', Long Jack, Fasika, So We Are, etc.


1st dam

CAVITA, by Cadeaux Genereux. Winner at 1200m, 2d AJC Samsung Mobile H. This is her eighth living foal. Her seventh foal is a 2YO. Dam of 4 foals to race, 3 winners-

The Peak (g by Pendragon (NZ)) 7 wins to 1400m, A$193,800, HK$2,679,000, VRC Johnstaff Projects H., SCTC National Construction Management Pty Ltd H., HKJC Changi H., Amah Rock H., Roger Dubuis Excellent H., Crooked Harbour H., Hok Yuen H., 2d MRC Victoria H., Gr.3, CFV Great Strides H., ATC TAB Rewards H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Falvelon H., L, 4th ATC Winter S., L.

 Kim Divine (g by God's Own) 2 wins at 1550m, 1900m, STC Pony Express Holdings H., Canterbury Park H., 2d AJC La Perouse P., ATC Super Saver H., 3d ATC Bacardi H., AJC Free Entry Today P., Triple M H., Singapore TC Kranji C H.

 Get the Idea (g by So You Think (NZ)) 2 wins at 1300m, 1500m in 2019-20 in Aust.

 Don Wongchoy (g by Pendragon (NZ)) Placed, 3d HKJC Cuckoo H., Butterfly H., Yue Yee H., Kreta Ayer H.


2nd dam

KASSIYAKA (IRE), by Persian Bold. Unraced. Half-sister to KASSANI, KASSANA (dam of KASTORIA),  Kasatana (dam of KESAMPOUR),  Kassiyra (dam of CHEETAH). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

 Cavita. Winner. See above.

 Katsumi. Unraced. Dam of 2 winners-

Khartoum (g Helenus) 3 wins from 2300m to 2500m, A$206,180, to 2018-19, MVRC New Year's Eve at Legends H., Ballarat TC Champions Estate H., 2d Pakenham Cup, L, 4th Pakenham Cup, L.

Meru (f Duke of Marmalade) Winner at 2250m, 3d MRC Galilee Series Final H., L.


3rd dam

KASSIYDA, by Mill Reef. 2 wins at 1¼m in GB. Half-sister to KAHYASI, KALIANA, KADAKA,  Kadizadeh (dam of SUNNINGDALE). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

KASSANI (c Alleged) 5 wins from 2400m to 3100m, 1,040,600fr., A$16,800, Deauville Prix Kergorlay, Gr.2, Chantilly Prix La Moskowa, L, Evry Prix Vulcain, L, Longchamp Prix de Ville de Paris, Maisons-Laffitte Prix du Saint-Laurent, 2d Longchamp Prix Gladiateur, Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix du Carrousel, L, Grand Prix de Bordeaux, L, Fontainebleau Prix des Antiques, 3d AJC Craven P., Gr.3, 4th NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de la Porte de Madrid, L.

KASSANA (f Shernazar) Winner at 2500m, Deauville Prix Minerve, Gr.3, 2d Chantilly Prix de Royaumont, Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Prix de Malleret, Gr.2, Prix de Royallieu, Gr.2, 4th Deauville Prix de Pomone, Gr.2. Dam of 6 winners-

KASTORIA (f Selkirk) Champion Older Female Stayer in Ireland in 2005 & 2006. 6 wins from 1½m to 1¾m, £50,518, €335,606, US$356, HK$3,080,000, Irish St Leger, Gr.1, Curragh S., Gr.3, Leopardstown Ballyroan S., L, York Galtres S., L, Navan Vintage Crop S., L, 2d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Vase, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de Royallieu, Gr.2, Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.2, Cork Give Thanks S., L, 4th Yorkshire Cup, Gr.2. Producer.

 Kasanka. Placed at 3 in Ireland. Dam of-

KASTASA (f Rock of Gibraltar) 5 wins from 9¾f to 2m, €173,451, in 2019, Curragh Loughbrown S., Gr.3, Leopardstown Petingo H., Curragh Irish Champions Weekend Fillies H., 3d Leopardstown Mortons Coaches H.

 Kasatana. 2 wins at 2400m in France. Dam of 5 winners-

KESAMPOUR (g King's Best) 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 2100m, €220,800, A$66,520, Saint-Cloud Prix Greffulhe, Gr.2, Prix Francois Mathet, L, Prix Hauban, Prix Antivari, 2d MRC Naturalism S., Gr.3, 3d Bendigo Cup, L, MRC Legacy Badge Appeal H., 4th Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1.

 Kassiyra. Winner at 2200m in France. Dam of 4 winners-

CHEETAH (f Tiger Hill) 4 wins from 1¼m to 13f, £28,199, US$204,400, Delaware Park Robert G Dick Memorial S., Gr.3, Kempton Wild Flower S., L, Keeneland Allowance, 2d Calder La Prevoyante H., Gr.3, 3d Belmont Sheepshead Bay S., Gr.2, Keeneland Dowager S., L, Doncaster UK Coal 2YO S., 4th Doncaster Gillies S., L. Producer.

Data Provided by Arion Pedigrees