Lot #171: Towkay - Ashley Downs

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Can't Keeper Down (2005.f. by Keeper-Ashley Downs, by Grosvenor-Selliera).1st Manawatu Cup Prelude2nd Marton Cup L4th Wellington Cup Gr.2Brother to Fun Heroes (2006.g. by Towkay-Ashley Downs, by Grosvenor-Selliera).2nd HKJC Sunset Peak H.2nd HKJC Midland Best Director H.Half-Brother to Down Town (2007.c. by O'Reilly-Ashley Downs, by Grosvenor-Selliera).2nd Rangitikei RC Knottingly Farm H.From the same family as All Legal (2006.g. by Al Maher-Azardi, by Desert Prince-San Century).1st AJC (Randwick) Schweppes H.


SOLD Dean Hawthorne Bloodstock Cambridge $97,250

LotColour / SexSireDamVendorPurchaserLocationPrice
171 Brown ColtTowkayAshley DownsLittle Avondale StudDean Hawthorne BloodstockCambridge$97,500
SireTowkay(AUS)1994Last TycoonTry My BestNorthern Dancer
Mill PrincessMill Reef
Princess TracyAhonooraLorenzaccio
Princess RuPrincely Gift
DamAshleyDowns1998GrosvenorSir TristramSir Ivor
My TriciaHermes
SellieraKhairpourArctic Tern
SellouSound Reason

TOWKAY (AUS) (Bay 1994-Stud 1999). 3 wins-1 at 2, MVRC CS Hayes S., Gr.3. Sire of 243 rnrs, 138 wnrs, 10 SW, inc. Armada (H.K.) (HKJC Stewards' Cup, HK-1), Special Mission, Ambitious Owner - Happee Owner (H.K.), Ace Aliado, High Octane, Opiki, Rapid Kay, Kay's Awake, Lotzatow, Starkay, SP Blonde Bombshell, Sahara Flight, Lady Cavalier, Sparky Winner, Towzan, Heapzatow, The Georgian, Wai, Innate, etc.

1st dam

ASHLEY DOWNS, by Grosvenor. Winner at 2100m.Three-quarter-sister toSNEETCH, half-sister to Centra Rainbeam(dam ofBELCENTRA). This is her fourth foal. Damof three foals to race, all winners-

Can't Keeper Down(f. by Keeper). 3 winsfrom 1400m to 1600m, NZ$128,925, to 2009-10, Rotorua RC NZCT H., 2dNew Zealand Oaks,Gr.1, Manawatu RC Eulogy S.,Gr.3, 3d Manawatu RC Ashhurst EngineeringH., 4th Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S.,L.

FunHeroes (g. by Towkay). Winner at 1400m in 2009-10, HKJC Jordan PathH., 2d HKJC Sha Tau Kok River H., 3d HKJC Ho Man Tin H.

DownTown (c. by O'Reilly). Winner at 1600m in 2010-11.

2nd dam

SELLIERA, by Khairpour. 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m,CJC Noahs Welter H., Otago RC French Floozie H. Half-sistertoFLEUR DE CHINE(dam ofTULLY THUNDER,SUFFICIENT),SNEETCH(dam ofBLACK MAMBA),Sandarac. Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 2winners, inc:-

Centra Rainbeam. Unplaced. Dam of-

BELCENTRA(Bel Esprit). 3 wins to 1400m,A$219,200, VRC Desirable S.,L, MVRC NHP Electrical H., 2d MRC BlueDiamond Prelude,Gr.3, 3d MRC Thoroughbred Club S.,Gr.3, 4th MRC Blue DiamondPreview,L.

3rd dam

SELLOU, by Sound Reason. Unraced. Half-sister toSandy's March (dam ofSANDY'S PLEASURE). Dam of 6 foals, 5 torace, 4 winners, inc:-

FLEUR DE CHINE(Centaine). 3 wins to 1200m, Taranaki2YO Classic,Gr.2, WaikatoRC Fairview Ford S.,L, 2d MatamataBreeders' S.,Gr.2. Damof-

TULLY THUNDER(Thunder Gulch). 4 wins-1at 2-at 1350m, 2000m, A$420,950, SAJC Australasian Oaks,Gr.1, Oaklands P.,L, South Australian Oaks,Gr.1, 3d MRC JJ Liston S.,Gr.2. Producer.

SNEETCH(Grosvenor). 3 wins to 1600m, ARC LadiesMile,Gr.3, 3d NewZealand Oaks,Gr.1, WaikatoRC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic,Gr.2. Damof-

BLACK MAMBA(Black Minnaloushe). 7 wins from 1600mto 2400m, Del Mar John C Mabee H.,Gr.1,Hollywood Beverly Hills H.,Gr.2-twice, 2dHollywood Dahlia H.,Gr.2, SantaAnita Santa Barbara H.,Gr.2-twice.

GussyGodiva. 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, VRC Sanderae H. Damof-

ROMAN EMPEROR(Montjeu). 2 wins at 1550m,2400m, Australian Derby,Gr.1, 2d MRC Caulfield Cup,Gr.1, 3d STC Hill S.,Gr.2.

RIOS(Hussonet). 6 wins to 1600m,Wellington Guineas,Gr.2, 2d STC Tulloch S.,Gr.2, 3d New Zealand Two ThousandGuineas,Gr.1.

Sandarac(Grosvenor). 4 wins from 1600mto 2100m, 2d CJC Churchill S.H.,L, South Island Thoroughbred Breeders'S.H.,L. Dam of-

Jackie O'. Placed at 3. Dam of-

KILDARE(O'Reilly). 4 wins to 1400m, HKJCBauhinia Sprint Trophy,HK-3.


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