Ruby Turner

Account of WESTBURY STUD, Karaka. (Unreserved Mixed Bloodstock Sale).

Chestnut mare Foaled in 1993



Chestnut Mare


  F 544


Deputy Governor (USA)


Master Willie

High Line

High Hat

Fair Winter

Set Fair

Regent Miss

Vice Regent

Northern Dancer

Later Miss

Mister Jive


Riverly Lass


Gleam Machine

Seattle Slew

Bold Reasoning

Queen Sucree


Sparkle 'n' Wonder



Sports Queen

Gambler's Luck


DEPUTY GOVERNOR (USA) (1984). 5 wins, $US615,273, Hollywood John Henry H., Gr.1. Sire of 25 SW, inc. Leica Guv (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1), Zirna, Holy Grail, etc. Sire of the dams of 87 rnrs, 45 wnrs, inc. SW Sale of Century, Warm Smytzer, Heguy, SP Masai, Delvecchio, Greensleeves, Pont Aven and of Sennet, Happy Master, Forrest, Verna, Flag, Gold Master, Green Beret, Horace's Horse, Equity Rose, Kailey Lamour, etc. 


1st dam

RIVERLY LASS, by Gleam Machine. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, AJC Adelaide Casino Welter H. Dam of eight named foals, six to race, five winners, inc:-

ZIRNA (f. by Deputy Governor). 2003 Singapore Horse of the Year. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$155,375, S$1,293,472, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, Singapore Derby Trial, L, Singapore Gold Cup, L, Singapore TC Raffles Cup, L, 2d Avondale JC New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO Fillies S., L, Singapore TC Patrons' Bowl, L, ARC Genesis Star Belle Classic, 3d ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Counties Challenge S., L, Singapore Derby, L, 4th ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1.

State Command (g. by Deputy Governor). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m in NZ and Mac, 2d Macau ATV Cup, 3d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.2.

Ruby Turner (f. by Deputy Governor). 4 wins. See below.

Gold Fever (g. by Green Perfume). Winner at 1400m.

Jabot (f. by Green Perfume). Winner at 1200m in 2004-05.

Wanaka (f. by Green Perfume). Placed at 1200m in 2004-05.


2nd dam

SPARKLE 'N' WONDER, by Baguette. 2 wins at 2, SAJC Morphettville P.H., L, 2d South Australian S., Gr.3, 3d SAJC Oaklands P., L. Half-sister to TOP CHARGER, Olympic Flame (dam of SPORTS, SEIKA, MEDALS). Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Riverly Boy. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 800m to 2200m, Manawatu RC Members' H.


3rd dam

SPORTS QUEEN, by Gambler's Luck. Winner at 6f, 2d STC Maiden H. Half-sister to Flash Time. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

TOP CHARGER (My Heart). 7 wins-2 at 2, STC Todman Slipper Trial, Gr.3.


Race Record : 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, Hawke's Bay Ampol-VJ Oil Distributors H., Oamaru JC Banks Auto Electrical H., Whangarei RC Settlers Hotel H., Avondale JC Mico Maiden Debutante S., 2d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, STC Pukekohe H., Flying Kurana H.

Produce Record : Dam of four named foals, one to race.

1999 g. Master Turner - Mighty Way (Sing.), by Green Perfume. Winner at 1200m.

2000 f. Java Crystal, by Soviet Star. Unraced.

2001 g. Chang Hong - Har Har Charms (H.K.), by Green Perfume. Unraced.

2002 g. Culture Club, by Tuscany Flyer. Unraced.

2003 c. by Elnadim.

2004 f. by Pyrus.

Served by Captain Rio. Date of last service, 03.11.2004.