Defies Logic

Defies Logic

Sire: Fighting Sun

Dam: Explain Yourself

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Aug 30th, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Navy, Silver Band, Silver And White Striped Sleeves, Navy Cap, White Pom Pom


G D Boyle, R T Haddon, R E Lizza, R E Lambert, J A Semenow, Mrs M Maka, J Spetsiotis, T A Mobbs, W Primmer, M Boulos & R Malhotra





Foaled 30th August 2015

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
FIGHTING SUN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Irish DarlingIvory's IrishBest Western
  Sandy DarlingGeiger Counter
DamDesert KingDanehillDanzig
2006Unguarded MomentGold AceDieu d'Or
  Stormy MountainHegemony

FIGHTING SUN (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 2, A$143,750, ATC Canonbury S., L, Membership on Sale 2YO P. Out of SW Irish Darling (SAJC Australasian Oaks, Gr.1). Grandson of a half-sister to the dam of SW Dragon Maiden (Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3). Same family as SW Battle Eve (BOP RC Japan-Bay of Plenty International Trophy, Gr.2), SW King Delamere, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

EXPLAIN YOURSELF, by Desert King. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust. This is her second live foal. Her first foal is unraced.


2nd dam

UNGUARDED MOMENT, by Gold Ace. 2 wins at 1200m, VRC New Year H., 2d MRC Adairs P., Copperama H., 3d MRC Leading Edge Bakery Journal H. Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

Explain Yourself. 2 wins. See above.

Undetected. Winner at 1000m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Utmost Caution. Raced twice. Dam of-

Queensland. Winner at 1600m in NZ.


3rd dam

STORMY MOUNTAIN, by Hegemony. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to FURACAO. Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Unguarded Moment. 2 wins. See above.

Fear the Storm. 3 wins to 1400m, 3d BTC Marriott Hotels H.

Careless Whisper (Aus). Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Unlonely. Placed in Aust.


4th dam

FIELDS OF GOLD, by Fields of Eton. Unplaced. Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Bagfields. 4 wins from 800m to 1600m in Aust.

Stormy Strike. 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

FURACAO (Hegemony). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, A$77,830, AJC Kindergarten S., L, STC Victoria Barracks 2YO H., 2d VATC Norman Nelson Welter H., Lucknow Welter H., 3d VATC Scobie Breasley H., AJC Lawsons H.

Cyclone Freddy. 9 wins from 1600m to 2050m, 2d STC Hyland Race Colours H., 3d STC Cadbury Ice Creams H., Rosemount Estate H., AAMI Golden Slipper Day H.

Interstrike. Winner at 1600m, 3d STC Balmain Leagues Club H. Dam of-

Sun and Sand. 7 wins from 1300m to 1600m, 2d BTC North Lakes Golf Club H., 3d BTC Roy McLean The Good Guys H.

Interplanet. 9 wins at 1500m, 1600m, 2d BTC QBBS Staff H., 3d BTC Johnson & Johnson H.

Stormy Leader. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1500m to 2200m in Aust. and Macau.

Galactic Thunder. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m in Aust.

Reserve Striker. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in Aust.

Lenbarb. Raced once. Dam of-

Lass Lomond. 2 wins at 1400m, 1850m in Aust.


5th dam

DIANNE'S GOLD, by Gold Sovereign. Winner at 6f in NZ. Half-sister to GARNISHEE. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

King Ruler. 11 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, AJC Cronulla H.

Eton Gold. 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, AJC Trenton H., STC Royal Palace H., Smoky Dawson H., Killara Welter H., Tempe Welter H., 2d STC Carlingford Welter H. Sire.

Tai Gold. 2 wins at 1250m, 1300m, STC Broadway H.

Miss Roulette. 8 wins to 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Vegas Prince. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Hawaiian Gamble. Unplaced. Dam of-

Simply Irish. Winner at 800m in Aust.

Escape Artiste. Unplaced. Dam of-

Irish Artist. 9 wins to 1350m, 3d BATC Satchel Room Prog H.

Charles' Gold. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust.

Golden Tai. Unraced. Dam of-

Golden Harbor. Winner at 1200m in NZ.

Chancery Lady. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Jingo. 3 wins to 1200m, 3d SAJC Wednesday H.