2021 Gold Coast National Yearling Sale

Lot: 1627

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Lyndhurst Stud Farm, Warwick, Qld (As Agent)
Sire: Better Than Ready (AUS)
Dam: Western Desert (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 25 September 2019
Buyer: Passed In $28,000 - Reserve $35,000
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Account of LYNDHURST STUD FARM (As Agent), Warwick, Qld.

Lot 1627 (No GST)           BAY COLT                   Stable P 12

Foaled 25th September 2019                  Branded : nr sh; 19 over 9 off sh





More Than Ready

Southern Halo


Woodman's Girl


Sally's World

Agnes World


Sally Magic








Nicola Lass


By Her Smile

Defensive Play





BETTER THAN READY (AUS) (Bay or Brown 2009-Stud 2015). 8 wins-1 at 2, ATC Brian Crowley S., L. Sire of 186 rnrs, 109 wnrs, inc. SW Alpine Edge (BRC BJ McLachlan S., Gr.3), Apache Chase, Better Reflection, Jagged Edge, The Odyssey, SP Paredo, Iced and of Better Than Best, Georgie's Pride, Betaima, Girls are Ready, Golly Hutt, Raging Pole, Ready to Roam, Well Prepared, Xanthus, Already Blessed, Better Get Set, Eelloh, etc.


1st dam

WESTERN DESERT, by Nicconi. 2 wins at 1200m, 1710m. Half-sister to PURPLE SMILE. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Broken Hero (g. by Better Than Ready). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, $103,825, to 2020-21, 3d BRC Darryl Gollan Tribute 2YO H., Healthcare Workers 2YO H.

2nd dam

BY HER SMILE, by Defensive Play. Winner at 2100m, WATC Todtona H., 2d WATC Pure Gamble H., 3d WATC Gold Aura H., Coca-Cola H., 4th WATC St Leger, L. Half-sister to POROTENE GEM. Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

PURPLE SMILE (Zabeel). 5 wins 2000m to 3200m, $408,420, SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.2, Ballarat TC Sam Miranda H., MRC Seaspray Homes H., 2d MRC Appelles H., MVRC Sportingbet William Hill H., MRC N Dunn's Breaking in Services P., 3d MRC Antler Luggage H., MVRC EJ Whitten Foundation H., William Hill H.

Spring Action. 4 wins 1284m to 2000m, 3d SAJC Boileau H.

By His Design. Winner at 2200m, 3d MRC Champagne Pommery P., Leveraged Media Marathon H., Leveraged Media Marathon Heat H.

Jester Smile. 4 wins-1 at 2-900m to 1100m.

3rd dam

RUBYFOO, by Danzatore. 4 wins-1 at 2-1m to 9f in U.S.A. Half-sister to JOHNNY STECCHINO. Dam of 7 named foals, all raced, 6 winners-

POROTENE GEM (Pins). Joint third on the 2006-07 NZ 3YO Free H. (1200m - 1600m). 5 wins 1100m to 2000m, $189,412, Levin Classic, Gr.1, CJC Warstep S., L, WRC Kolfinna Memorial 3YO Fillies' H., 2d WRC New Zealand Bloodstock 3YO H., 3d WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, Hutt City Cup, 4th Hawkes Bay Highview S., Gr.3. Producer.

Champion Blitz. 7 wins to 1715m, MRC Havelock H., 3d MRC Marwong H.

Our Blitz. 6 wins 1000m to 1200m, $125,900, VRC Red Tempo H., MRC Magari H., 2d WATC Tony McManus H., Tattered & Torn H.

4th dam

Moonbeam McQueen, by Miswaki. 5 wins, $100,636, 2d Canterbury Park Mighty Miss H., L, Eden Prairie H., L, 3d Arlington Park Chicago Breeders' Cup H., L. Half-sister to FORGET THE SHOWERS, Bold and Stormy, King Alobar, Letter of Thought, Becauseofrainbows (dam of GENERAIN). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

JOHNNY STECCHINO (Secreto). 8 wins-2 at 2-1500m to 2000m, Milan Premio Emanuele Filiberto, Gr.3, Premio Merano, L.

Renano Brightia. Winner at 1466m, SAJC Christies Beach Hotel H. Grandam of-

Kid Kobe (Snippetson). 2 wins at 1008m, 1100m, TRC Betfair Carbine Club P., 2d VRC Streets Ice Cream S., L, MRC Dean McNeill 2YO H.



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