Account of CRYSELL DOWNS, Cust.

Chestnut mare Foaled in 1989



Chestnut M


  K 49

SireThe MinstrelNorthern DancerNearctic
Great Charmer* (USA) FleurVictoria Park
1983My CharmerPokerRound Table
  Fair CharmerJet Action
DamIrish RiverRivermanNever Bend
Astec Gold* (USA) Irish StarKlairon
1984Miss DerbyMaster DerbyDust Commander
  Miss TreasureCandy Spots


GREAT CHARMER (USA) (1983). Placed in Ireland and USA. Half-brother to SW Seattle Slew (champion sire). Sire of 89 rnrs, 44 wnrs, inc. SW Charming Talker (ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3), Great Lover, etc. Sire of the dams of 44 rnrs, 28 wnrs, inc. SW Amazing Charm, Noble Challenge, SP Komplete Kaos, Crystal, Ransomforafantasy and of Jibaili, Spunky Rhythm, Kiwi Summer, Ruihua Pride, Run Red Run, Sandy Sun, El Senorita, Cariarna, Pequeno, etc. 


1st dam

ASTEC GOLD*, by Irish River. Unraced. Half-sister to Madame Nureyev (dam of MISS UNIVERSAL). Dam of six named foals, four to race, all winners, inc:-

Captain Dundas (c. by Star Board). 2 wins at 1400m, Otaki Maori RC Come Racing Sponsors Cup, 2d Hawke's Bay Lowes Husqvarna H., Otaki Maori RC Hutt Valley Cartage H., 3d Foxton RC Clarks Seafood Deli H.

Astec Star (f. by Iades*). 3 wins at 1600m, 2d VRC Stayers H.

Dandy Bunny (g. by Kaapstad). 2 wins at 1400m, 1650m to 2001-02, 2d HKJC Huizhou H.


2nd dam

MISS DERBY, by Master Derby. 3 wins-1 at 2-in USA. Half-sister to FLYING TROVE, JETTA J., Majestic Treasure (dam of Majestic Greene). Dam of 14 foals, 13 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Madame Nureyev (Nureyev). Winner at 2, 3d Deauville Prix de la Vallee d'Auge, L. Dam of-

MISS UNIVERSAL (Lycius*). 4 wins from 1m to 11f, US$273,425, Golden Gate Yerba Buena H., Gr.3, Del Mar Street Dancer H., L, 2d Sandown Lyceum Atalanta S., L, Del Mar CTT & TOC H., L.


3rd dam

MISS TREASURE, by Candy Spots. Winner at 2 in USA. Half-sister to DIOMEDIA (dam of MEDIA STARGUEST, DIRECT ANSWER), KANZ, GOLD TREASURE (dam of CROWN SILVER), Crown Treasure (dam of DIAMOND SHOAL, GLINT OF GOLD, CRYSTAL SPIRIT), Pelf, Carefully Hidden (dam of ENSCONSE), I'm on Purpose (dam of TOM THE TRAVELLER), Frontonian (dam of I WANT TO BE). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

JETTA J. (Super Concorde). 7 wins-2 at 2, Penn National White Rose S., L. Grandam of MILLIE'S TUNE (Concorde's Tune).


Race Record : Winner at 1200m.

Produce Record : Dam of one named foal, one to race.

1996 c. by Hereward the Wake*.

1997 f. Crystal, by Chinese Gold*. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, 2d Liquorland Gore Guineas, L.

1998 c. by Chinese Gold*.

1999 foal by Casual Lies*. Died.

2000 f. by Danske.

2001 c. by Casual Lies*.

Slipped in 1995.

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