Queen Takes King

Account of CURRAGHMORE, Te Awamutu (As Agent).



Foaled 30th September 2016

Bay or Grey Filly



Branded: cmconjnr sh; 17 over 6 off sh


Charm Spirit (IRE)


Invincible Spirit

Green Desert






Sadler's Wells




Egeria (IRE)




Mill Reef




Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Gull Nook

Mill Reef

CHARM SPIRIT (IRE) (Bay 2011-Stud GB 2015, NZ 2015). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1600m, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix Jean Prat, Gr.1, Prix Paul de Moussac, Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Djebel, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix des Melezes, 3d Longchamp Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere, Gr.1. Grandson of a half-sister to SW Russian Bond. His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

EGERIA, by Daylami. Placed. Half-sister to INGLENOOK. This is her eighth foal. Her seventh foal is a 2YO. Her sixth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of four foals to race, three winners-

Freshwater Storm (g. by One Cool Cat). 11 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$388,830, to 2016-17, MRC Gold Nugget H., Race-Tech Subzero Challenge H., Race-Tech Subzero H., Ballymore Stables H., 2d MRC Carlton Draught H., MVRC Strathmore Community Bank Country Cup.

Lincoln Bay (g. by Makfi). 2 wins at 1350m, 1600m to 2016-17, CJC Avon City Ford H., 2d Hawkes Bay Trinity Hill H., Manawatu RC Japac H.

Esteemed Elegance (f. by Sir Percy). 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in Aust.

D'Rising Star (g. by Thorn Park). Placed, 2d HKJC Leighton H.

2nd dam

SPRING, by Sadler's Wells. 3 wins at 2400m, 2800m, Premio Roma Vecchia, Gr.3, Newmarket King's Gap S., 2d Deauville Prix de Pomone, Gr.2, Newbury John Porter S., Gr.3, St Simon S., Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Prix de Royallieu, Gr.2, Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.3, 4th Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1. Three-quarter-sister to Kittiwake(dam of KÖNIGSTIGER, KALLA, KARAVEL, KITCAT), half-sister to PENTIRE, Panna(dam of THE TWISLER). Dam of 13 named foals, 12 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

INGLENOOK(Cadeaux Genereux). 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, Kempton Heron S., L, Saint-Cloud Prix Le Fabuleux, L, 2d Baden-Baden Badener Meile, Gr.3, Ascot Silver Trophy, L, 3d Cologne Euro Cup, Gr.2, 4th Haydock Rose of Lancaster S., Gr.3-twice, Curragh Celebration S., L.

3rd dam

GULL NOOK, by Mill Reef. 2 wins at 1¼m, 1½m, Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S., Gr.2, York Middleton S. Sister to Primrose Valley(dam of PRIME GLADE), three-quarter-sister to SHIRLEY HEIGHTS, BANKET, Millieme (dam of MYTH TO REALITY), half-sister to MR PINTIPS, Chirrup (dam of TIVOLIO). Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

PENTIRE(Be My Guest). Top of The 1996 International 4YO+ Classification (Long). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1½m, £911,037, Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot King Edward VII S., Gr.2. Successful sire.

SPRING(Sadler's Wells). 3 wins. See above.

Kittiwake(Barathea). Winner at 1¼m, 2d Yarmouth John Musker Fillies S., L, 4th Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L. Dam of-

KÖNIGSTIGER(Tiger Hill). Champion 2YO in Italy in 2004. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1500m to 2200m, Milan Gran Criterium, Gr.1. Sire.

KALLA(Monsun). 3 wins from 2000m to 2500m, €90,875, Deauville Prix Minerve, Gr.3, Fontainebleau Prix Melisande, L. Producer.

KARAVEL(Monsun). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 2000m, €102,550 in Germany, Hoppegarten Preis der Deutschen Einheit, Gr.3. Producer.