2020 Gold Coast National Racehorse Sale

Lot: 1832

Type: Racehorse Filly/Mare
Vendor: Morrisey Racing, Gold Coast, Qld (As Agent)
Sire: Better Than Ready (AUS)
Dam: Commanding Epic (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Filly
DOB: 04 August 2017
Buyer: Kris Thomas, QLD $30,000

Significant Pedigree Updates

Subject Horse: Palate (2017.f. by Better Than Ready-Commanding Epic, by Commands-Borderline).
2nd Beaudesert RC TAB 2YO Maiden H.
Sister to Girls are Ready (2016.f. by Better Than Ready-Commanding Epic, by Commands-Borderline).
3rd ATC (Randwick) Industry Celebration Day H.

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Account of MORRISEY RACING (As Agent), Gold Coast, Qld.

Lot 1832 (100% GST)           PALATE            Stable Chester 26

Bay filly                      (Branded : nr sh; 1 over 7 off sh)            Foaled in 2017





More Than Ready

Southern Halo


Woodman's Girl


Sally's World

Agnes World


Sally Magic








Cotehele House

My Swanee


Royal Academy



Don't Say Halo


BETTER THAN READY (AUS) (Bay or Brown 2009-Stud 2015). 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, ATC Brian Crowley S., L. Sire of 131 rnrs, 71 wnrs, inc. SW Better Reflection (BRC Calaway Gal S., L), Jagged Edge, The Odyssey, SP Iced and of Betaima, Girls are Ready, Golly Hutt, Raging Pole, Ready to Roam, Well Prepared, Xanthus, Already Blessed, Apache Chase, Eelloh, Ready for Magic, Ready to Bolt, Broncks, Cleary Adonis, Epicurious, etc.


1st dam

COMMANDING EPIC, by Commands. Raced once. Half-sister to She's Miss Devine. Dam of 3 named foals, 2 to race, 1 winner, inc:-

Girls are Ready (f. by Better Than Ready). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, $137,600, to 2019-20, ATC Member Get Member 2YO H., TAB Rewards 2YO P.

2nd dam

BORDERLINE, by Royal Academy. Placed at 3. Three-quarter-sister to PORTSMOUTH - HELENE MOMENTUM (H.K.), half-sister to SHARP. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

She's Miss Devine (Show a Heart). 4 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1300m, $321,210, SCTC BOQ Mooloolaba H., MRC Ladbrokes Bet Better H., BRC Secutor Securities 2YO P., 2d BRC Queensland Day P., L, Gold Edition P., L.

Choisborder. 6 wins-3 in succession-1100m to 1310m, $246,590, VRC James Hibberd H., MVRC Simpson Construction P., SAJC Ubet H.

3rd dam

SNARL, by Don't Say Halo. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 2d MVRC Tristalove H. Half-sister to ANGST, Tidal (dam of PORTSMOUTH - HELENE MOMENTUM (H.K.)). Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

SHARP (Danzero). 5 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-at 1100m, 1180m, $291,250, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, STC Satellite S., L, Choice Homes H., VRC Terrace Restaurant H., STC Cadbury Roses H., 2d STC Eskimo Prince H., L, 4th STC Research S., Gr.3. Dam of 4 winners-

In the Vanguard (Encosta de Lago). Winner at 2 at 1100m, ATC Schweppes 2YO P., 2d ATC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.2.

4th dam

SHARK, by Plush. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1250m, STC Canal H. Half-sister to HARMONY BOY. Dam of 14 named foals, 12 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

ANGST (Kala Dancer). Joint top filly on The 1993-94 Australasian 3YO Classification. 7 wins-2 at 2-900m to 1600m, $386,850, AJC Flight S., Gr.1, Silver Shadow S., Gr.2, STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2. Died at 3.

Agony. 3 wins 1200m to 1300m, 2d QTC Newbury H. Dam of 3 winners-

Demanding Miss (Commands). 6 wins-2 at 2-1000m to 1615m, 2d BRC Calaway Gal S., L, 3d GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic, RL.

Tidal. 2 wins at 2 at 1100m, 1200m. Dam of 3 winners-

PORTSMOUTH - HELENE MOMENTUM (H.K.) (Royal Academy). 4 wins-3 in succession at 2-to 1600m, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L.

Steal. Winner at 1400m. Dam of 4 winners-

She's a Thief (Showcasing). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 2019-20, 2d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC Mufhasa S., L, 3d ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3.

Race Record : Placed at 2 in 2019-20.



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