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Desert Grey

Sire: Grey Swallow

Dam: Desert Reason

Colour: Grulla

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 1st, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Maroon, Lime Spot, Sleeves And Cap

Trainer's Name: Wendy Kelly

Career Record: 19-2-3-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    10.5 %
  • Place
    31.6 %





Grey geldingFoaled in 2012

SireDaylamiDoyounMill Reef
GREY SWALLOW (IRE) DaltawaMiswaki
2001Style of LifeThe MinstrelNorthern Dancer
DamDesert PrinceGreen DesertDanzig
DESERT REASON (AUS) Flying FairyBustino
2005DeduceKnown FactIn Reality
  Strong TotemFappiano

GREY SWALLOW (IRE) (Grey 2001-Stud 2007). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 1½m, Irish Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 77 rnrs, 41 wnrs, inc. SP Ungrateful Ellen, More Than Happy and of Son of a Fling, Goose Green, Squire, One Grey, Sentry Duty, Crusoe, Grey Gown, Van Diemens Fire, Cheeky Devil, Mr Walker, Charge of Light, Grey Hype, Crypto Peer Rocks, I Carus, Kuridala, Tossilini, The Swallow, Grey Ninja, Whistleonby, Celtic Swallow, Cheeky Ben, Creamery Lane, etc.


1st dam

DESERT REASON, by Desert Prince. Unplaced. Half-sister to ACEY DUCEY - FORTUNE RED PEPPER (H.K.). Dam of three named foals, all raced, inc:-

Desert Grey (g. by Grey Swallow). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

DEDUCE, by Known Fact. Unraced. Half-sister to TOTEMIC (dam of LIL'S LAD, CHEROKEE, ART MUSEUM). Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

ACEY DUCEY - FORTUNE RED PEPPER (H.K.) (Xaar). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1650m, A$154,450, HK$3,090,500, STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, HKJC Pearce Memorial Challenge H., Wyndham H., Jardine's Lookout H., 2d STC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, HKJC Egret H., AJC Turn on Your Blue Tooth H., HKJC Jupiter H., 3d Hawkesbury Guineas, L, HKJC Cornwall H., Midland Achievement H., Shan Kwong H., 4th AJC South Pacific Classic, Gr.3, Fernhill H., L, STC Darby Munro H., L.

Divine Day. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Deduced. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Dam of-

So Certain. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2016-17, 2d ATC Get Racy P., 3d ATC Get Racy H.


3rd dam

STRONG TOTEM, by Fappiano. Placed in U.S.A. Three-quarter-sister to Odessa (dam of VIVA LA PAZ), half-sister to Advancing Ensign, Hong Kong Hazy (dam of BALD MOUNTAIN). Dam of 9 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

TOTEMIC (Vanlandingham). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, Oaklawn Park Honeybee S., Gr.3, Magnolia S., L, 3d Belmont Just a Game S., L, 4th Belmont Matron S., Gr.1. Dam of-

LIL'S LAD (Pine Bluff). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 5½f to 8½f, US$589,930, Gulfstream Park Fountain of Youth S., Gr.2, Allowance-twice, Keeneland Allowance, 2d Belmont Champagne S., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park Florida Derby, Gr.1, Keeneland Blue Grass S., Gr.2, 4th Belmont Futurity S., Gr.1. Sire.

CHEROKEE (Storm Cat). Winner at 2, Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3. Producer.

ART MUSEUM (Storm Cat). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 1m, Curragh Blenheim S., L, Bloodstock Underwriting 2YO S., 3d Curragh Stand House Christmas Party Nights S. Sire.

Infanta Branca (Henrythenavigator). Winner at 2, Curragh Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S., 3d Curragh Marble Hill S., L, 4th Dundalk Star Appeal S., L.


4th dam

RIGHT ADVANCE, by Nashua. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Half-sister to RUTHIE'S NATIVE, GRAND CREATION, SUPPORTING CAST. Dam of 15 foals, 11 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Advancing Ensign (Blue Ensign). 8 wins, US$248,605, 3d Ak-Sar-Ben Cornhusker H., Gr.2, Meadowlands Broad Brush S., L. Sire.

Odessa (Mr. Prospector). 3 wins-1 at 2, 2d Detroit Baroness S., L. Dam of-

VIVA LA PAZ (Sauce Boat). 9 wins in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico John Boulton, L, Clasico Congreso de la Republica, L, 3d La Rinconada Clasico Edgar Ganteaume, L. Dam of-

GREENPAZ (Oceanic Dancer). 9 wins from 1200m to 2000m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Fuerza Aerea Venezolana, L, Valencia Clasico Arturo Michelena, L, 2d La Rinconada Copa Manuel Fonseca, L. Producer.

VIVA EL SOL (Water Poet). 8 wins from 1100m to 1600m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Copa Gran Abuelo, L, 2d La Rinconada Copa Catire Bello, L, Copa Don Fabian, L.

Full Happy. 3 wins-1 at 2- in Venezuela. Dam of-

SOL CARIBE (Le Voyageur). 13 wins to 1400m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico De Los Sprinters, L, Trofeo Aniversario Belmont Park Racing Sport & Bar, 3d La Rinconada Clasico De Los Sprinters, L.

Vuelve la Paz. Unraced. Dam of-

CONTADOR (Guns n' Roses). 11 wins to 1500m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Copa El Gran Sol, L, 2d La Rinconada Clasico Hylander, L, Clasico Socopo, L.

Hong Kong Hazy. Unraced. Dam of-

BALD MOUNTAIN (Barrera). 8 wins-1 at 2, Sportsmans Lost Code S., L, 2d Fair Grounds HITS Parade Invitational Derby, L, Mardi Gras H., L.


Race Record: 15 Starts 1-3-3 A$34,105.

Winner at 1400m in 2016-17 in Aust.