Abyssinian Maid

Account of LITTLE AVONDALE STUD, Masterton.

(The property of Spy Glass Hill Syndicate)



Foaled 16th October 2010

Bay Filly


D 37

Branded: laconjnr sh; 6 over 0 off sh





Last Tycoon

Try My Best


Pompeii Court

Lodore Mystic



Logical Miss

Sound Reason


Tender Poison (AUS)


Palace Music

The Minstrel

Northern Dancer

Come My Prince

Prince John


Seattle Slew

Bold Reasoning

Before Dawn

Raise a Cup

1st dam

TENDER POISON, by Palace Music. Placed at 3 in Aust. Half-sister to PROWL, I ROCK MY WORLD. This is her fifth living foal. Her fourth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of three foals to race, all winners-

Pirate Queen(f. by Marauding). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, TRC Betfair.com H., Fish Frenzy H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Australia Post Tattersalls S., L, BTC City Pacific Finance 2YO H., QTC JC Clark 2YO H., TRC Love 'em Ingham H., George Brown H.

Kuda (g. by Shinko Forest). Winner at 1400m in Aust.

The Chargin Peanut (g. by Charge Forward). Winner at 1200m in 2010-11.

2nd dam

MATINS, by Seattle Slew. Winner at 8¼f in U.S.A. Sister to Wee Small Hours (dam of J. P. JET), half-sister to Beautiful Gold(dam of BIG GOLD), Blue Saddle, Moranbon. Dam of 14 named foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

PROWL(Marauding). Head of The 1997-98 Australasian 2YO Classification. 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, US$89,280, A$1,505,825, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, Skyline S., Gr.3, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, 2d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2.

I ROCK MY WORLD(King's Theatre). 9 wins from 1350m to 1600m, NZ$170,350, A$40,520, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Viking Ruler H., Times Newspapers H., Catwalk Trust H., 2d Avondale Guineas, Gr.2.

Wicker. 4 wins at 1150m, 1200m, Avondale JC Aussie Butcher Botany Downs H., 3d Rotorua RC First Sovereign Trust H.

Lifeline Rapide. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HK$3,154,200, HKJC Midland the Best Developer H., Panasonic Lamdash Shaver H., Mirs Bay H.

Seattle Red. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Sienna Red. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$145,430, to 2011-12, STC De Bortoli Wines 2YO H., ATC Rosehill Gardens Event Centre H.

3rd dam

BEFORE DAWN, by Raise a Cup. Top filly on The 1981 2YO USA Free H. 9 wins-5 at 2, US$432,855, Saratoga Spinaway S., Gr.1, Belmont Matron S., Gr.1, Astarita S., Gr.2, Fair Grounds Oaks, Gr.3, 2d Kentucky Oaks, Gr.1, Belmont Champagne S., Gr.1, 3d Oaklawn Fantasy S., Gr.1. Half-sister to Before Sundown(dam of VINATERO). Dam of 11 foals, all winners,inc:-

Beautiful Gold(Mr. Prospector). 6 wins, 2d Hawthorne Quick Reward S., L, Turfway Wishing Well S., L, 3d Ellis Park Breeders' Cup H., L. Dam of-

BIG GOLD(Brian's Time). 13 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2500m, Tokyo Nakayama Gold Cup, Jpn-3, 2d Kyoto Tenno Sho (Spring), Jpn-1.

Wee Small Hours. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

J. P. JET(A.P. Jet). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, Canterbury Victor S Myers Jr S., L, Minnesota Derby, L, Minnesota Classic Championship S., L.