Better Than Ready (AUS) Brown, 2009, 16.1hh

Better Than Ready breaking Northern Meteor's 1200m recordBetter Than Ready breaking Northern Meteor's 1200m record








Bay or Brown horse   Foaled in 2009

Sire Southern Halo Halo Hail to Reason
MORE THAN READY (USA)   Northern Sea Northern Dancer
1997 Woodman's Girl Woodman Mr. Prospector
    Becky be Good Naskra
Dam Agnes World Danzig Northern Dancer
SALLY'S WORLD (AUS)   Mysteries Seattle Slew
2002 Sally Magic Keltrice Kenmare
    Sleep Time Girl Century

MORE THAN READY (USA) (Bay 1997-Stud 2001). 7 wins-5 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of 2YOs twice. Sire of 1810 rnrs, 1331 wnrs, 143 SW, inc. Sebring (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1)
Phelan Ready, Benicio, More Joyous, Samaready, Verrazano, Room Service, Regally Ready, Dreamaway, Entisaar, More Than Sacred, Perfectly Ready, Gimmethegreenlight, Carry on Cutie, Daredevil, Buster's Ready, More Strawberries, Ready's Gal, etc.

1st dam

SALLY'S WORLD, by Agnes World. 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, AJC Periloc H., STC Winning Edge Presentations H. Half-sister to PUBLISHING, MISS MOONEY MOONEY. Dam of four named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

BETTER THAN READY (c. by More Than Ready). 8 wins. See below.

Pilot Error (g. by Encosta de Lago). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

2nd dam

Sally Magic, by Keltrice. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$220,980, AJC Busby 2YO P., City Tatt's RC NSW Bookmakers Co-Op H., 2d GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic S., RL, STC Aurora 2YO P., AJC Sportsman H., STC Star City Baccarat H. Half-sister to Industrious. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

PUBLISHING (Testa Rossa). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$385,300, VRC Standish H., Gr.3, MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3, VRC Scobie Breasley H., MRC Clean Force H., Thrice H., 2d VRC Chester Manifold S., L, MVRC Tattersall's Cox Plate Media Awards H., 4th VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3. Sire.

MISS MOONEY MOONEY (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins to 1200m, A$242,000, SAJC City of Marion S., L, VRC Rockbank H., MRC Kind Link H., 2d MVRC Schweppes S., Gr.2, MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, VRC Straight Six H., L, MRC Bill Collins H., STC Daily Telegraph H., Blacktown Workers Club H., 3d MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, VRC Crown Trophy H., AJC Inglis H., 4th VRC Maybe Mahal P., L, Red Roses S., L, QTC Lightning H., L. Dam of-

Born Regal. Winner at 1400m in 2013-14, 3d WATC LD Total H., Bonuses are Bigger With Westspeed H., Festival of Perth Racing H.

From London. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1350m to 1800m, A$127,501, to 2013-14, BRC Green Bins, Skip Bins & Recycling H., Sky Racing H., Bundaberg Rum Select Vat P., 2d BRC Sky Racing H., Bakerbooth Plumbing H., Drumbeats at Lyndhurst H., Oztronics H., 3d BRC Carlton Mid H.

Sally's World. 5 wins. See above.

Murder of Crows. 3 wins to 1250m, A$161,315, to 2014-15, ATC Australian Turf Club H., Hyland Race Colours H., Jockeys Celebration Day H., 2d ATC Australian Turf Club P., TAB Rewards H., Canterbury Park H., 3d ATC Big Sports Breakfast H., Paslode H., Schweppes H.

3rd dam

SLEEP TIME GIRL, by Century. 2 wins at 2, SAJC Dequetteville S., L, Make Mine Roses H., 3d MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, SAJC Jack Tar S., Renniks H., Storm Queen H. Dam of 10 named foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

Industrious (Zeditave). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$108,350, MVRC Marlborough 2YO H., VRC Altona H., 2d MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3, William Crockett S., L, Frame Shop Moonee Ponds 2YO H., 3d MVRC Mannway Transport & Distribution H. Dam of-

Illustrious Lad. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m to 2014-15, SAJC Boxing Day Family Races 2YO P., MRC JB Scott H.

Sally Magic (Keltrice). 2 wins. See above.

Snoop. 8 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$77,910 in Aust.

Gallop Rhythm. 3 wins at 1000m, 1400m in Aust.

Bank Raider. Winner at 1400m in NZ.

Sleeping Beauty. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Producer.

Willow's Girl. Winner at 900m in Aust. Producer.

4th dam

TEQUILA SUNRISE, by Brave Lad. 2 wins at 2, SAJC Hialeah H., Pooraka H., 3d SAJC Kent Town H., Townsend Gun H. Three-quarter-sister to RANCHER, half-sister to Early Sunrise, High Courage, Sleepy Seymour (dam of GREAT CONDOR). Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

SLEEP TIME GIRL (Century). 2 wins. See above.

State Banquet. 9 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$97,310, VRC Carnival Welter H., MVRC Curragh H., SAJC Goodsports Sportswear H., How Now H., Mapperley Heights Welter H., Big Philou Welter H., Oriental Ruler H., 2d MVRC Stockwell Stud H., SAJC Final Child H., Richmond Welter H., Lakes International Hotel H.

5th dam

SLEEPYHEAD, by Daybreak. 4 wins at 2, VRC Talindert S., Nurses S., VATC Heathmont S., MVRC Preston S., 2d VRC Acacia S., VATC Starlet S., 3d VATC Elsternwick S., Kooyong H., Merri H. Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Early Sunrise (Selhurst). Winner at 2, VATC Chicquita S., 3d VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, 4th SAJC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Miss Seymour. 5 wins to 1500m in NZ. Dam of-

ITSTHEONE (Istidaad). 6 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$1,200, A$363,100, Ballarat Cup, L, 3d SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.2.

High Courage (Vain). 13 wins to 1300m, VATC Kingston Heath H., 3d SAJC Fulham Park P., L, MVRC Niddrie H. Sire.

Wake Up. 3 wins to 1200m, SAJC James Hall H. Dam of-

Stop Snoozing (Grey Baron). 3 wins from 1900m to 2400m, VRC Simmering H., 3d VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Wake Up Sam. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

COOL AZZ (Encosta de Lago). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$152,650, R89,330 in Aust. and South Africa, VRC Springtime S., L, 3d MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2.

Little Lustre. Unraced. Dam of-

DROGHEDA (Shannon). 9 wins from 1400m to 2300m, NZ$97,750, A$93,080, Manawatu Cup, Gr.3, 2d CJC Easter Classic, Gr.3, 3d STC Sky High S., L, Wyong Cup, L.

Sleepy Seymour. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, SAJC Romantic Dream H. Dam of-

GREAT CONDOR (Rubiton). 6 wins to 1200m, A$126,860, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, Bob Hoysted H., Bobby Skilton H., 3d SAJC WH Wylie H., L.

Edna Valley. 3 wins to 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

CORNELIA MARIE (Reset). 6 wins to 1250m, A$157,655, Oakbank S., L, 2d SAJC Proud Miss S., L.

CHITABE (Perugino). 6 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$223,600, VRC Winter Championship H., L, Orica Chloralkali H.

Scarlet Bird. Unraced. Dam of-

DUE SASSO (Scenic). 2 wins at 2, A$180,175, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g)
Gr.3, 2d MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, 3d MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 4th MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Sire.

Awakening. Unraced. Dam of-

RANCHER (Brave Lad). Head of The 1981-82 Australasian 2YO Classification. 9 wins-8 at 2-to 1200m, A$190,750, VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, VATC Debutant S., Gr.3, Merson Cooper S., Gr.3, Balmoral S., L, Blue Diamond Prelude, L-twice, Gothic H., 2d VRC Black Douglas S., L, 3d VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2, 4th MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.2. Sire.


Race Record: 16 Starts 8-1-2 A$484,875.

8 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$484,875, to 2013-14, ATC Brian Crowley S., L, BRC Falvelon H., L, Mick Dittman P., L, Keith Noud H., L, Darley Australia H., Club Super H., Ramsay Health Care 2YO H., Ormiston College Redback H., 2d BRC Coca-Cola Amatil H., 3d BRC BTC Cup, Gr.1, Jim Beam H., 4th MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2, BRC Hampden S., L.

  BETTER THAN READY (AUS) Bay stallion 2009  
More Than Ready
Southern Halo Halo Hail To Reason
Northern Sea Northern Dancer
Sea Saga
Woodman's Girl Woodman Mr. Prospector
Becky Be Good Naskra
Good Landing
Sally's World
Agnes World Danzig Northern Dancer
Pas De Nom
Mysteries Seattle Slew
Sally Magic Keltrice Kenmare
Vain Display
Sleep Time Girl Century
Tequila Sunrise
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