Assume (IRE)

Fastnet Rock (AUS)

Alsharq (IRE)

Foaled in 2012

Bay Mare Currently In Foal To: Yes Yes Yes (AUS)

Irish mare Assume is by champion sire Fastnet Rock. During her short career in Ireland, she won over 1700m and placed in multiple black-type events. Since relocating to Pencarrow Stud she has produced three foals - a filly by champion Frankel in 2017 (bought for $500,000 by Brendan & Jo Lindsay of Cambridge Stud), a colt by Tavistock in 2018 & a filly by Triple Crown winner American Pharoah in 2019.

  • Progeny

Yes Yes Yes (AUS) - Assume (IRE)


filly : 26/08/17

Frankel - Assume (IRE)

Assume has foaled a quality filly by champion racehorse Frankel. This filly is very athletic and exudes quality. Assume is a daughter of Fastnet rock and was able to achieve black type on three occassions. Pencarrow stud has bred to Frankel since his retirement to stud and currently race his son Eminent who recently won at Group Two level. 

colt : 23/09/18

Tavistock (NZ) - Assume (IRE)

 Assume has foaled a striking colt by leading sire Tavistock. This young Fastnet Rock mare was stakes placed three times in Europe and her first foal, a filly by Frankel will be offered at the Karaka sales in January 2019.

filly : 07/10/19

American Pharoah (USA) - Assume (IRE)

Assume has delivered a quality filly by Triple Crown hero, American Pharoah. Her first foal, a filly by Frankel, sold for $500,000 at the Karaka Premier Sale. Assume then visited US Navy Flag.

colt : 10/11/20

U S Navy Flag (USA) - Assume (IRE)

Assume has delivered a very well muscled & balanced colt by outstanding sprinter US Navy Flag. This young Fastnet Rock mare collected black type on three occasions during her racing career.

filly : 08/11/23

Circus Maximus (IRE) - Assume (IRE)





Bay mareFoaled in 2012

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
RazyanaHis Majesty
2001Piccadilly CircusRoyal AcademyNijinsky
DamMachiavellianMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
Coup de FolieHalo
2002BalaabelSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
MuhbubhBlushing Groom

FASTNET ROCK (AUS) (2001). 6 wins to 1200m, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire of 2089 rnrs, 1482 wnrs, 191 SW, inc. Avantage (WRC Telegraph S., Gr.1), Atlantic Jewel, One Master, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Santa Ana Lane, Rhea Moon, Zougotcha, Glint of Hope, Russian Emperor, Gytrash, Tivaci, Ain't Easy, Lily Pond, High Definition, Innisfree, Mount Pleasant, Palaisipan, Spirited Express, I Am Superman, Quantum Mechanic, Omei Sword, New Predator, etc.


1st dam

ALSHARQ, by Machiavellian. Winner at 7f in GB. Half-sister to SAYEDAH (dam of A LITTLE BIT ME), Marasem (dam of MAGICAL MEMORY). Dam of six foals, five to race, all winners-

SANDREAMER (f. by Oasis Dream). 2 wins at 2, Milano Premio Eupili, L, Newmarket Chemtest 2YO Fillies' S., 2d Ascot Princess Margaret S., Gr.3, Newmarket Empress S., L, 3d Sandown Scurry S., L, Newbury St Hugh's S., L. Dam of-

Johan. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 7¼f to 1m, £114,404, to 2022, Doncaster Lincoln H., Ayr Western House Hotel H., Newbury Mansionbet H.

Why We Dream. 2 wins at 7¾f, 8¼f, 2d Newbury Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships S. Dam of-

Rathgar. Winner at 2 in 2022 in GB.

Chattri. Winner at 1100m in 2022 in Serbia.

Sandlark. Raced twice. Dam of-

Jungle Vibes. 2 wins at 2 in 2022 in Sweden.

Assume (f. by Fastnet Rock). Winner. See below.

Commanche Raider (g. by Tale of the Cat). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m in GB and Belgium.

Lolita Lebron (f. by Royal Applause). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 7½f in GB.

Eastern Breeze (f. by Red Ransom). Winner at 8¼f in GB. Dam of-

Regal Breeze. Winner at 3600m in Slovakia.

Brimful (f. by Invincible Spirit). Unraced. Dam of-

Pale Iris. 2 wins at 6f, 7f, Curragh Irish Stallion Farms Fillies H.

Flowing Magic. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m in Greece.


2nd dam

BALAABEL, by Sadler's Wells. Winner at 1m, 2d Sandown Final Meeting Fillies' H. Half-sister to KAYRAWAN, Amaniy, Sayedat Alhadh (dam of HAATEF, WALAYEF, SHIMAH, ULFAH), Atyab (dam of ATYEB, MUSAALEM). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

SAYEDAH (Darshaan). Winner at 2, Newmarket Rockfel S., Gr.2, 2d Sandown Atalanta S., L, Newbury Dubai Duty Free 2YO S., Goodwood New Ham 2YO S., 3d Longchamp Prix Charles Laffitte, L, 4th Newbury Chalice S., L. Dam of-

A LITTLE BIT ME (The Factor). 5 wins to 7f, €16,294, US$324,861 in Ireland and U.S.A, Churchill Downs Unbridled Sidney S., L, 2d Kentucky Downs Ladies Sprint S., Gr.3, 3d Santa Anita Wishing Well S., L, 4th Keeneland Franklin County S., Gr.3, Del Mar Daisycutter H., L.

Battle of Marathon (War Front). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1¾m, £111,606, €22,735, 22,140Dhs, Lingfield Betway Casino H., 2d Ascot Paradise S., L, Lingfield Betway H., 3d Curragh Beresford S., Gr.2, Lingfield Winter Derby, Gr.3, Winter Derby Trial, L, Doncaster Lincoln H., Wolverhampton Betway H., Lingfield Betway Live Casino H., Betway H., 4th Killarney Ruby S., L.

Cuestion de Tiempo (The Factor). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, US$145,927, 3d Arlington Classic S., Gr.3.

Wicked Temper. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, Churchill Downs Allowance. Dam of-

WENTRU (Tourist). 6 wins from 7f to 1½m, US$166,673, to 2022, Woodbine Valedictory S., Gr.3.

Marasem. Winner at 7f in GB. Dam of-

MAGICAL MEMORY (Zebedee). 8 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, £495,385, €21,698, York Duke of York S., Gr.2, Newbury Hackwood S., Gr.3, Newmarket Abernant S., Gr.3, Goodwood Stewards' Cup, Newmarket Betfred Mobile S., Haydock Bet365 S., 2d York Duke of York S., Gr.2, 3d Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.1, Ascot Bengough S., Gr.3, York Charity Sprint S., Newmarket Charm Spirit at Tweenhills H., 4th Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.1, Newmarket Abernant S., Gr.3.

Faleh. Winner at 7f, 3d Goodwood Seafrance H. Dam of-

Dont Bother Me - Rock n Rolla (Mac.) (Dark Angel). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m in Ireland and Macau, Leopardstown John R Fitzpatrick Contractor H., Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S., 2d Leopardstown Two Thousand Guineas Trial, L, Dundalk Patton S., L, Ascot Longines International S., 3d Leopardstown Ballycorus S., Gr.3, Newmarket Animal Health Trust H., Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S., 4th Leopardstown Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial, Gr.2.


Race Record:

Winner at 8½f, 2d Naas Garnet S., L, Killarney Cairn Rouge S., L, 3d Gowran Park Hurry Harriet S., L.


Produce Record: Dam of two named foals, both raced.

2017 f. Kakariki, by Frankel. Placed at 3, 3d ATC Cyren Bar Grill Seafood P.

2018 c. by Tavistock.

2019 f. Medina, by American Pharoah. Placed at 2 in 2021-22, 2d Avondale JC NZB Insurance Pearl Series 2YO S.

2020 c. by U S Navy Flag.


Not served in 2020.

Served by Yes Yes Yes. Date of last service, 30.11.2021.