Desert Cowboy

Sire: Hayil

Dam: Desert Desire

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 10th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue, White Diagonal Stripes And Sleeves, Royal Blue Stripe


Mrs H M Yeates

Career Record: 22-5-1-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    22.7 %
  • Place
    27.3 %





Bay or Brown geldingFoaled in 2013

SireDayjurDanzigNorthern Dancer
HAYIL (USA) Gold BeautyMr. Prospector
1995FutuhDiesisSharpen Up
DamDesert SunGreen DesertDanzig
2000CairnacayHigh EstateShirley Heights
  InveravenAlias Smith

HAYIL (USA) (Bay 1995-Stud 2001). 2 wins at 2, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1. Sire of 204 rnrs, 114 wnrs, inc. Haizum, The Chanster, Desert Cowboy, Night Escort, Pelltro, Hail Free, Hayil Lee Bee, Hayil's Magic, Hotshot Hayil, Jacana Belle, Cearnach, Kirra Lyn, Miss Elliot, Devil's Eye, Rock My Roof, Our Mr Stilts, Bridie Bow, Huon Storm, Retrenched, Winston, Rage Within, Hayil Metro, Coolamon, Hayil King Dayl, Hayil's Way, etc.


1st dam

DESERT DESIRE, by Desert Sun. Unraced. Dam of ten named foals, nine to race, eight winners, inc:-

Desert Cowboy (g. by Hayil). 4 wins. See below.

Blue Desert Moon (f. by Monashee Mountain). 4 wins to 1100m, A$208,700, BRC Kangaroo Bus Lines H., BOQ Kippa Ring H., Iona Old Boys H.

Desert Hayil (g. by Hayil). 10 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Desert Playboy (g. by Tycoon Ruler). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$75,145 in Aust.

Desert Harry (g. by Latarmiss). 3 wins from 1500m to 2000m in Aust.

Desert Courier (f. by Latarmiss). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

Desert Digby (g. by Golden Archer). Winner at 2 in 2017-18 in Aust.

Desertsunprincess (f. by Telesto). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Desert Gambler (g. by Monashee Mountain). Placed, 2d BRC P., 3d Ipswich TC Casada Construction H.


2nd dam

CAIRNACAY, by High Estate. Unraced. Half-sister to Flyfisher, Inner Storm. Dam of 5 named foals, 2 to race.


3rd dam

INVERAVEN, by Alias Smith. Unplaced. Half-sister to COULSTRY, Halba (dam of ISLAND REEF), Moidart (dam of EILEAN SHONA), Rynechra (dam of COIGACH, KYLE RHEA). Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Flyfisher (Batshoof). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 9f, Gulfstream Park Allowance 4YO+, 2d Newbury Arlington International Racecourse Conditions S., 3d Kempton Gala S., L.

Inner Storm (Celestial Storm). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m in Belgium, 3d Sterrebeek Prix Hynderick de Theulegoet, L.


4th dam

MARYPARK, by Charlottown. 3 wins from 14½f to 2½m, Doncaster Belle Vue H. Half-sister to NO RELATION (dam of AMICUS - TIEN AN MUN (MAL.), WARBECK), Gloucester. Dam of 13 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

COULSTRY (High Top). 8 wins in Norway, Ovrevoll Major Christian F Michelets Minnelop, L, Oslo Cup, L, Norwegian St Leger, 2d Ovrevoll Major Christian F Michelets Minnelop. Sire.

Halba. 3 wins from 1¾m to 2m, Newcastle Perkins Memorial Cup. Dam of-

ISLAND REEF (Main Reef). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m in Ireland, Germany, Denmark and Sweden, Badener Meile, Gr.3, Phoenix Park Two Thousand Guineas Trial, L, 2d Curragh Anglesey S., Gr.3, Grosser Preis der Dortmunder Wirtschaf, Gr.3. Sire.

Moidart. 2 wins at 11f, 2m, Goodwood Alexandra Trophy H. Dam of-

EILEAN SHONA (Suave Dancer). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 9f to 2m, Newmarket George Stubbs S., L. Producer.

Rynechra. 2 wins at 1½m in GB. Dam of-

COIGACH (Niniski). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1¾m, Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.3, York Knight Air Melrose H., Doncaster Wheatley Park 2YO Fillies' S. Producer.

KYLE RHEA (In the Wings). 2 wins at 1¼m, 11f, Cheshire Oaks, L. Producer.

Applecross (Glint of Gold). 3 wins from 1¼m to 13¼f, Newbury Kerridge Computers Trophy H., 2d Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.2. 1998 GB Broodmare of the Year. Dam of-

INVERMARK (Machiavellian). 5 wins from 2200m to 4000m, £187,084, Longchamp Prix du Cadran, Gr.1, Chester S., L, Haydock Mere Head S., 2d Royal Ascot Gold Cup, Gr.1, Sandown Henry II S., Gr.2, Deauville Prix Kergorlay, Gr.2, Newmarket Jockey Club Cup, Gr.3, 4th Longchamp Prix du Cadran, Gr.1, Ascot Sagaro S., Gr.3, Longchamp Prix Gladiateur, Gr.3.

CRAIGSTEEL (Suave Dancer). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 14½f, £78,856, US$369,038, Newmarket Princess of Wales's S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Turf Classic S., Gr.1, Woodbine Niagara H., Gr.2, Newbury Geoffrey Freer S., Gr.2, Keeneland Elkhorn S., Gr.3, 3d Gulfstream Park Pan American H., Gr.2, Woodbine Hong Kong Jockey Club Trophy H., Gr.2, Keeneland Elkhorn S., Gr.3. Sire.

INCHRORY (Midyan). Champion Older Horse & Stayer in Scnadinavia in 1998. 18 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 2600m, £220,147 in GB, Norway and Sweden, Taby Stockholm Cup International, Gr.3, 2d Taby Stockholm Cup International, Gr.3, Scandinavian Open Championship, Gr.3, 3d Taby Stockholm Cup International, Gr.3. Sire.

Craigmill. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

CONNECTICUT (New Approach). 5 wins from 2000m to 2400m in GB and Turkey, Istanbul Bosphorus Cup, Gr.2, Pontefract Castle S., L, York Neptune Investment Management S., Newmarket 32red H., Newbury Betfred Million Scoop6 S., 3d York Betfred Melrose S., Newmarket NGK Spark Plugs Stallions S.

FLEURIE DOMAINE (Unfuwain). 4 wins from 2100m to 2200m in Germany, Cologne Grand Prix Aufgalopp, L, 2d Cologne Deutscher Stutenpreis, Gr.3.

Rynavey. Unplaced. Dam of-

DIPPLE (Komaite). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m in GB, Norway and Sweden, Ovrevoll Morten & Torvald Klaveness Minnelop, L-twice, 2d Ovrevoll Morten & Torvald Klaveness Minnelop, L. Producer.


Race Record: 18 Starts 4-0-5 A$55,800.

4 wins at 900m, 1000m to 2017-18, SCTC Paddy Walsh Painting P., 3d BRC Beach House Bar & Grill H.