Account of KARAKA DOWNS, Karaka.



Foaled 14th September 2002

Bay Colt


  G 180

Branded: nr sh; 7 over 2 off sh

SireGreen DesertDanzigNorthern Dancer
Cape Cross* (IRE) Foreign CourierSir Ivor
1994Park AppealAhonoora*Lorenzaccio*
DamCitidancer*LomondNorthern Dancer
Jazzmatazz Mrs McArdyTribal Chief
1994Waltzing HomeDance in TimeNorthern Dancer
  Hometown Lady*Noholme


CAPE CROSS (IRE) (Bay 1994-Stud in Ire. 2000, NZ 2000). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1. Out of SW Park Appeal. Sire of SW Mokabra (Baden-Baden Maurice Lacroix Trophy, Gr.2), Gwaihir, Nights Cross, Privy Seal, SP Cape Fear, Cedarberg, Happy Crusader, Millbag, Mac Love, Ouija Board and of Cape Trafalgar, Elshadi, Malin, Florilegium, Kathy Cross, Midmaar, Motocross, etc. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now 2YOs. 


1st dam

JAZZMATAZZ, by Citidancer*. 3 wins-2 at 2-up to 1200m, CJC Welcome S., L, Fulton Hogan 2YO H., Ashburton Licensing Trust H., 2d CJC Friday Flash H., 3d Manawatu RC Plaza Fashions H. This is her third foal. Her second foal is an unraced 3YO. Her first foal is unraced.


2nd dam

WALTZING HOME, by Dance in Time. Unraced. Sister to On Time Lady (dam of HOPE). Dam of 3 foals, 2 to race, inc:-

JAZZMATAZZ (Citidancer*). 3 wins. See above.


3rd dam

HOMETOWN LADY*, by Noholme. Unraced. Blood-sister to SHECKY GREENE. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

Tobin Town. 3 wins in USA. Sire.

Bandari. 2 wins in USA.

Hometown Casanova. Winner in USA.

Hometown Lassie. Winner at 2 in USA.

On Time Lady. Unraced. Dam of-

HOPE (Dirty Shoes Hal). 2 wins in Mex, Las Americas Clasico Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez, L, 2d Las Americas Handicap Carlos Gomez, L, Handicap Dia del Charro, L, 3d Las Americas Clasico Jesus Urteaga, L.


4th dam

ENSIGN DAISY, by Model Cadet. 3 wins-1 at 2-in USA. Sister to Lester's Pride (dam of SHECKY GREENE, IVY HACKETT, PHIL FOSTER, Pat Henry, Totie Fields). Dam of 9 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Modify. 2 wins in USA.


5th dam

MEADOW FLOWER, by Bull Lea. Winner in USA. Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

Lester's Pride. 3 wins in USA. Dam of-

SHECKY GREENE (Noholme). 15 wins-4 at 2, US$317,654, Arlington-Washington Futurity, Gr.1. Successful sire.

PHIL FOSTER (Bolinas Boy). 20 wins-3 at 2, River Downs Juvenile S., L.

IVY HACKETT (Mr. Brick). 8 wins-5 at 2, Detroit Tomboy S., L. Dam of-

ADLIBBER (Never Bend). 9 wins-1 at 2, US$279,192, Belmont Mount Vernon S., L, 3d Laurel Chrysanthemum H., Gr.3. Dam of-

ADIRA (Affirmed). 10 wins-1 at 2, Arlington Warrenville S., L.

Rickys Marge. 2 wins in USA. Dam of-

FAMED COMEDIAN (Bolinas Boy). 20 wins, Hawthorne Midwest H., L.