Lyrical Lass

Account of MAPPERLEY STUD, Matamata.



Foaled 30th September 2001

Chestnut F


  I 637

Branded: nr sh; 20 over 1 off sh

SireNureyevNorthern DancerNearctic
Stravinsky* (USA) SpecialForli
1996Fire the GroomBlushing GroomRed God
  Prospector's FireMr. Prospector
DamTank's ProspectMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
Honey Bunny Baby* (USA) Midnight PumpkinPretense
1990A StreakerDr FagerRough'n Tumble
  Fashion VerdictCourt Martial


STRAVINSKY (USA) (Bay 1996-Stud in USA 2000, NZ 2000). 1999 Champion European Sprinter & top of The 1999 International 3YO Classification (sprint). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 6f, £225,026, Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1, York Nunthorpe S., Gr.1, 3d Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1. Out of SW Fire the Groom (Arlington Beverly D S., Gr.1), half-sister to SW Dowsing (Haydock Vernons Sprint Cup, Gr.1, sire). His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now foals. 


1st dam

HONEY BUNNY BABY*, by Tank's Prospect. Unraced. Half-sister to CAPTURE HIM. This is her sixth foal. Her fifth foal is a yearling. Dam of four foals to race, two winners, inc:-

Super Wench (f. by Last Tycoon*). Winner at 1600m, 2d VATC Independent Stallion Station H., 3d VATC Leopardstown H.

Desert Honey (f. by Desert Sun*). 2 wins at 800m, 1200m in Aust.

Swish (f. by Honor Grades*). Placed at 1200m in 2001-02.


2nd dam

A STREAKER, by Dr Fager. Unraced. Sister to PLASTIC SURGEON, half-sister to REASONABLE CHOICE, SARTORIALY PERFECT, Best Dressed List (dam of NORTH VERDICT), Court Circular (dam of ASH CREEK, HIGH COURT), The Garden Club (dam of UP THE FLAGPOLE, NOSTALGIA, BLUSHING CATHY), Fashionable Trick (dam of HOUSE SPEAKER). Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

CAPTURE HIM (Mr. Prospector). 5 wins-1 at 2, Hollywood Premiere H., L, Phoenix Park Swordlestown Stud S., L, 2d Phoenix Park Two Thousand Guineas Trial, Gr.3, Hollywood Lemhi Gold S., L. Sire.


3rd dam

FASHION VERDICT, by Court Martial. 3 wins at 2, Saratoga Adirondack S., Gr.2, 2d Aqueduct Matron S., Gr.1, Monmouth Sorority S., Gr.1, Aqueduct Fashion S., Gr.3, Prioress S., Gr.3, Comely S., Gr.3. Half-sister to PAS DE DEUX*, BEAU BRUMMEL*, Dapper Dan, Our Doctor. Dam of 13 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

PLASTIC SURGEON (Dr Fager). 5 wins, Delaware Rosemont S., L. Sire.

SARTORIALY PERFECT (Gallant Romeo). 4 wins, Charles Town Shenandoah S., L.

The Garden Club. 3 wins in USA. Dam of-

UP THE FLAGPOLE (Hoist the Flag). 7 wins-1 at 2, US$166,960, Delaware Oaks, Gr.2, Laurel Anne Arundel H., L. Dam of-

PROSPECTORS DELITE (Mr. Prospector). 6 wins, US$432,953, Belmont Acorn S., Gr.1, Keeneland Ashland S., Gr.1, 3d Kentucky Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of TOMISUE'S DELIGHT (A.P. Indy) (Gr.1).

FLAGBIRD (Nureyev). 7 wins from 1400m to 2000m, US$434,194, £43,800, Rome Premio Presidente della Repubblica, Gr.1, 2d Hollywood Gamely H., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1.

RUNUP THE COLORS (A.P. Indy). 6 wins-1 at 2, US$555,024, Saratoga Alabama S., Gr.1, 2d Keeneland Spinster S., Gr.1.

TOP ACCOUNT (Private Account). 10 wins, US$466,818, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.2, 2d Saratoga Forego H., Gr.2. Sire.