Sire: Charm Spirit

Colour: Bay

Dam: Sassy Gal

Sex: Gelding

Age: 7

Foaled: Mar 18, 2016

Country: Ireland

Trainer: Ciaron Maher / David Eustace

Owners: Australian Bloodstock, Galaday Pty Ltd, Needham Racing, Tcm Racing, Five T's Racing, J A Afflick, R J Pywell, Deekayemgee, Ab Mayfair Spirit, G P G O'Connor, Ms M A Nincevic, M B Chaplin, I R Wellwood, A Stecki, S M P Racing, J M Simmons, Ms S M Fitzgerald, F J Welsford & Mrs S J Welsford

43: 8 - 4 - 5
Wins: 18.6%
Place: 20.9%




Bay GeldingFoaled in 2016

SireInvincible SpiritGreen DesertDanzig
2011L'EnjoleuseMontjeuSadler's Wells
DamKing's BestKingmamboMr. Prospector
SASSY GAL (IRE) AllegrettaLombard
2005Dancing PrizeSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
  Aim for the TopIrish River

CHARM SPIRIT (IRE) (Bay 2011-Stud 2015). 6 wins-1 at 2, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1. Leading NZ First Season Sire in 2018-19. Sire of 290 rnrs, 158 wnrs, inc. SW Aretha (Matamata Breeders S., Gr.2), Fascino, Kick On, Scorpz, Lilikoi, Yourtimeisnow, Time Scale, Fantastic Spirit, SP Like a Charm, Charming Kid, Epistrophy, Sansom, Sea Race, Air Force Jet, Coco Charm, Dream Memory, Jessely, Kassaba, Lambeth Walk, Heirborn, etc.


1st dam

SASSY GAL, by King's Best. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, 2d Curragh Hacketts 2YO S., 3d Curragh Derek O'Sullivan Memorial H., Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S. Half-sister to Firebet, Seeking the Prize, Dilshaan's Prize, Special War, Pardoven (dam of MINZAAL). Dam of eight named foals, seven to race, five winners, inc:-

Mayfair Spirit (g. by Charm Spirit). 6 wins. See below.

Freeman - Bring it on (H.K.) (g. by Arcano). 2 wins at 1800m, 2000m, €4,655, HK$2,989,075, HKJC Wong Shek H., Lin Fa Shan H., 2d Leopardstown Racecourse of the Year S., HKJC Lukfook Jewellery Convergence of Love Collection H., Shun Hing Group 65th Anniversary H., 3d HKJC Racing Journalists Cup, Chevalier Property Investment H., Fantastic Light H., Jasper H., Carnarvon H., Hung Shui Kiu H.

Embolden (g. by Kodiac). Winner at 2, 3d Haydock British Stallion Studs 2YO S., Doncaster Keeping Hope Alive 2YO S.

Ben Hall (g. by Bushranger). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 6f in GB.

Dreamy Gal (f. by Dream Ahead). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m in Ireland and U.S.A.


2nd dam

Dancing Prize, by Sadler's Wells. Placed, 3d Lingfield Oaks Trial S., L. Sister to Dance to the Top (dam of BANKABLE, CHESHIRE), half-sister to POLAR BEAR. Dam of 16 foals, 13 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

Firebet (Dubai Destination). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, £115,429, 132,480Dhs, Newmarket Blue Square H., Epsom JRA S., Ayr Scottish Sun H., 2d Goodwood Gordon S., Gr.3, Newmarket Best Odds at Stan James H., Meydan CBD Visa Infinite Card H., 3d Meydan Masters Leg 3.

Seeking the Prize (Zafonic). 2 wins at 1500m, 2000m in U.A.E, 3d Nad al Sheba Sheikh Maktoum Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Challenge No2, Gr.3.

Special War (Warning). 16 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, €19,114, 211,748,092L., Rome Premio Lomond, Premio Carlandrea, 2d Rome Premio Start, Premio Ginevra, Premio Alcide, 3d Rome Premio Divino Amore, L, Premio Nocturnal Spree.

Dilshaan's Prize (Dilshaan). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1800m to 3200m, €75,261, Curragh Cosgroves Pharmacy H., Longchamp Prix du Capricorne, 3d Deauville Prix Michel Houyvet, L.

Dancing Phantom. 4 wins from 4¾f to 2m, Doncaster Ladbroke H., 2d York John West Tuna H.

Flying Machine. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, HKJC Wa Mei Shan H., Plover Cove H., 2d Newmarket Flybe London Southend Airport Nursery H., HKJC Hankow H.

Mystery Bet. Winner at 2, York Coral 2YO S. Producer.

Pardoven. Unraced. Dam of-

MINZAAL (Mehmas). 2 wins at 2, £85,022, in 2020, York Gimcrack S., Gr.2, 3d Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1.


3rd dam

AIM FOR THE TOP, by Irish River. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m, Milan Premio Chiusura, Gr.3, Epsom Princess Elizabeth S., L, Ayr Firth of Clyde S., L, 2d Ascot Princess Margaret S., Gr.3, 3d Goodwood Waterford Candelabra S., Gr.3, Ascot October S., L, Goodwood Oak Tree S., L. Half-sister to SPLENDENT, Tootsiepop (dam of EL MAIMOUN). Dam of 16 foals, 13 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

POLAR BEAR (Polar Falcon). 6 wins from 1400m to 1800m, £89,061, €26,400, A$225,500, York City of York S., L, VRC Hong Kong Jockey Club S., L, Newbury John Smith's Smooth S., 2d MRC Underwood S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Daniel Wildenstein, Gr.2, 3d Newmarket Challenge S., Gr.2, Leicestershire S., L.

Dance to the Top (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 2, 2d Ascot Fillies Mile, Gr.1, 3d York Musidora S., Gr.3, Bath Upavon S., L. Dam of-

BANKABLE (Medicean). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, £148,010, S$276,750, 5,664,440Dhs in GB and U.A.E, Meydan Al Fahidi Fort S., Gr.2, Mahab Al Shimaal S., Gr.3, Sandown Fortune S., L, Goodwood On the House S., L, 2d Meydan Dubai Duty Free S., Gr.1, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2, Newmarket Joel S., Gr.3, Darley S., Gr.3, Goodwood Select S., Gr.3, Windsor Winter Hill S., Gr.3, 3d Singapore Airlines International Cup, Gr.1. Sire.

CHESHIRE (Warning). 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, Grand Prix de Vichy, Gr.3, Deauville Prix Ridgway, L, Strasbourg Grand Prix de la Region Alsace, L, Chantilly Prix du Haras du Coq, 3d Longchamp Prix du Pont au Change, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Le Fabuleux, L.

Anandara. Winner at 2 in France. Dam of-

LANANA (Sepoy). 5 wins at 1800m, 2000m, €153,950, Saint-Cloud Prix Dahlia, L, Chantilly Prix du Nord, Clairefontaine Prix Smarturf, 2d Grand Prix de Fontainebleau, L.

Dancing Prize (Sadler's Wells). Placed. See above.

Dancesowell. Winner at 1½m in Ireland. Dam of-

Sillage. Placed at 2 in Japan. Dam of-

DEEP DIVER (Black Tide). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, Kyoto Tachibana S., L, 2d Kyoto Momiji S., 4th Kyoto Aoi S., L.

Right to the Top. Unraced. Dam of-

Convent Girl (Bishop of Cashel). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Sandown Man Group H., 2d Ascot Rosemary H., L, Goodwood Ecotek Cleanburn Nursery, 3d Goodwood Britannia Rescue H. Dam of-

BIBLE BLACK (Big Bad Bob). 2 wins at 2, Dundalk Star Appeal S., L, 3d Leopardstown Glencairn S., L, Curragh S., L.


Race Record: 20 Starts 6-2-3 £38,018.

6 wins from 1m to 11½f to 2020, Haydock H., 3d Newmarket Mansionbet H.

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