2021 Gold Coast National Yearling Sale

Lot: 1646

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Vinery Stud, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: More Than Ready (USA)
Dam: Absolvent (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 31 October 2019
Buyer: Passed In $28,000 - Reserve $40,000
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Confessed (2017.f. by Press Statement-Absolvent, by Encosta de Lago-Categorical).
3rd Tamworth JC Corey's Catering H.

Account of VINERY STUD (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 1646 (100% GST)        BAY COLT                   Stable H 24

Foaled 31st October 2019                         Branded : nr sh; 53 over 9 off sh





Southern Halo


Hail to Reason

Northern Sea

Northern Dancer

Woodman's Girl


Mr. Prospector

Becky be Good





Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Northern Dancer

Shoal Creek

Star Way



Storm Cat




MORE THAN READY (USA) (Bay 1997-Stud 2001). 7 wins-5 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Leading Sire of 2YOs in Aust. twice. Sire of 2718 rnrs, 1971 wnrs, 208 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW More Joyous (ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1), Sebring, Prized Icon, Phelan Ready, Benicio, Samaready, Entisaar, Perfect Reflection, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Uni, Catholic Boy, Rushing Fall, Roy H, Verrazano, Say the Word, etc.


1st dam

ABSOLVENT, by Encosta de Lago. Placed. Half-sister to KRUPT, ANEVAY. This is her fifth living foal. Dam of four foals to race, three winners-

Direct Action (g. by More Than Ready). 2 wins at 2 at 1200m, 1300m, Ipswich TC Ray White Ipswich 2YO P.

Rich Princess (f. by All Too Hard). 2 wins at 1400m, 1609m in 2020-21.

Confessed (f. by Press Statement). Winner at 1300m in 2020-21.

All Too Soft (f. by All Too Hard). Placed at 3.

2nd dam

CATEGORICAL, by Hennessy. Unraced. Half-sister to FIT TO LEAD, Forli's Secret (dam of BOLD CALEB, SECRET LAUNCH). Dam of 9 foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

KRUPT (Flying Spur). Winner at 2 at 1200m, $217,450, STC Todman S., Gr.2, 2d AJC Kindergarten S., Gr.3, 3d AJC Soho Square 2YO P. Sire.

ANEVAY (Exceed and Excel). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, $117,330, VRC Talindert S., L, ATC Tab.com.au H., 2d MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), L.

3rd dam

ISLANDS, by Forli. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f in U.S.A. Half-sister to SMACKOVER CREEK, Lode, Salvora (dam of AUBE INDIENNE, MARE NOSTRUM, RAISONNABLE, SPECIAL GALLERY), Nice Dancing (dam of MUSIDORA), Rolls (dam of FLYING SPUR). Dam of 11 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

FIT TO LEAD (Fit to Fight). 7 wins-2 at 2-5½f to 9f, $595,776, Hollywood Park Princess S., Gr.2, 2d Hollywood Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.

Honoris Causa. 2 wins at 1000m in Brazil. Grandam of-

HI HAPPY (Pure Prize). Horse of the in Argentina in 2015-16. 8 wins-1 at 2 and 6 in succession-1600m to 2500m, $858,618, Belmont Man o' War S., Gr.1, San Isidro G.P. Carlos Pellegrini, Gr.1.

HINZ (Pure Prize). 14 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1600m, $114,284 in Chile, Hipodromo Chile Clasico Dos Mil Guineas, Gr.1.

HISPANIDAD (Pure Prize). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m in Argentina, Palermo G.P. Polla de Potrancas, Gr.1, 2d San Isidro G.P. Mil Guineas, Gr.1.

Forli's Secret. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of 5 winners-

BOLD CALEB (Kris S). 7 wins-3 at 2-1m to 8½f, $157,721, Keeneland Hopemont S., L, Allowance.

SECRET LAUNCH (Relaunch). 5 wins-2 at 2-6f to 8½f, $173,802, Emerald H., L, Emerald Downs Tacoma H., L.

Unbridled Temper. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of 2 winners-

UNBRIDLED COURAGE (Leroidesanimaux). 7 wins-3 in succession-5f to 1m, $245,011, Gulfstream Park Treasure Coast S., L.

A.P. Indy's Lady. Unraced. Grandam of-

HONEY HUES (Henny Hughes). 10 wins-3 in succession-5½f to 8½f, $328,822, Churchill Downs Mint Julep H., Gr.3, Ellis Park Turf S., L.


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