STALLIONS 2016 MORE THAN READY $66,000 ALL TOO HARD $55,000 PRESS STATEMENT $27,500 HEADWATER $16,500 MOSSMAN $16,500 TESTA ROSSA $16,500 HUSSON $13,200 CASINO PRINCE $11,000 MYBOYCHARLIE $11,000 PLUCK $9,900
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PRESS STATEMENT The only horse of his generation to win a Gr.1 at 2 and 3.
HEADWATER A speed horse with a speed pedigree. A stakes winner at 2 and 3.
L TOO HARD Half-brother to Black Caviar and a Champion in his own right
ALL TOO HARD
2009, 16.1½HH. CASINO PRINCE – HELSINGE (BY DESERT SUN)
Danehill ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Danzig Flying Spur ––––––––––––––––––––– Rolls ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Mr. Prospector CASINO PRINCE ––––––––––––––––––– Last Tycoon –––––––––––––––––––––– By Try My Best 2003 Lady Capel –––––––––––––––––––––– Kew Gardens –––––––––––––––––––– By Kenmare Sire
Green Desert –––––––––––––––––––– By Danzig Desert Sun –––––––––––––––––––––– Solar ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Hotfoot HELSINGE –––––––––––––––––––––––––– Snippets –––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Lunchtime 2001 Scandinavia ––––––––––––––––––––– Song of Norway ––––––––––––––––– By Vain Dam
“He's right up there with the best I've ever trained. He's a serious horse and is in the same class as Lonhro.‟
J ohn H awkes
• All Too Hard is a half-brother to Champion and twice Australian Horse of the Year, Black Caviar.
• A son of Casino Prince, Australian Champion 1st Season Sire of 2011-12 and Champion 2nd Season Sire of 2012-13.
STAKES WON: $2,288,200
• From the outstanding producing mare Helsinge. • Progeny of Helsinge have had a combined total of 46 starts, for 36 wins, 3 seconds and 1 third - $9.7million prizemoney. • Exceptional looks – A sale topping Sydney Easter yearling. • Won on debut as a juvenile at Flemington in the VRC Talindert Stakes (L). • Group winning 2yo in both Melbourne and Sydney. • Won the time honoured MRC Caulfield Guineas Gr.1 as a Spring 3yo. • Returned in Autumn to win three additional Group 1 races, MRC C.F. Orr S., MRC Futurity S. & ATC All Aged S. • Voted Champion 3yo of his year.
Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2012-13 1st MRC Caulfield Guineas (Gr.1, 1600m) Caulfield defeating Pierro & Epaulette MRC Futurity Stakes (Gr.1, 1400m) Caulfield defeating Glass Harmonium & Mufhasa ATC All Aged Stakes (Gr.1, 1400m) Randwick defeating Rain Affair & Fiorente MRC C.F. Orr S. (Gr.1, 1400m) Caulfield defeating Mawingo & Mr Moet VRC Sires’ Produce S. (Gr.2, 1400m) Flemington ATC Pago Pago S. (Gr.2, 1200m) Rosehill VRC Talindert S. (L, 1100m) Flemington 2nd MVRC WS Cox P. (Gr.1, 2040m) Moonee Valley to Ocean Park beating Pierro ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes (Gr.1, 1400m) to Pierro beating Limes 3rd ATC San Domenico S. (Gr.3, 1100m) Rosehill 4th ATC George Main S. (Gr.1, 1600m) Randwick
• Voted 2nd in Horse of the Year honours behind his half-sister Black Caviar. • Outstanding first crop yearlings in 2016 have sold for $600,000, $525,000, $510,000, $470,000, $440,000, $400,000 (2), $370,000, $340,000, $320,000 (2), $310,000, $300,000 (5), etc. • Yearlings purchased by James Harron, Angus Gold, China Horse Club, Hawkes Racing, Gerald Ryan, Michael Freedman, George Moore, Tony McEvoy, Gai Waterhouse, Damon Gabbedy, Mick Price, Ciaron Maher, Dermot Farrington, Duncan Ramage, etc.
“I think the All Too Hards just look like Aussie horses; they are tough and he was tough. They have heaps of substance and bone.‟
– vendor, Manager of Kitchwin Hills.
$212,885 - yearling average from 2016 majors ALL TOO HARD defeats Pierro & Epaulette in the Gr.1 Caulfield Guineas to be crowned Champion 3yo that year.
“He's a lovely, long, loose individual. He's attractive and very well grown, a real runner.‟
ALL TOO HARD wins the Gr.1 C.F. Orr S. for Vinery.
First crop yearlings sold to $600,000.
– On the All Too Hard x Chakvetadze colt purchased for $240,000 at the Magic Millions.
SINO PRINCE Sire of Champion All Too Hard & six individual stakes winners in 2015-16
CASINO PRINCE 2003, 16.1HH. FLYING SPUR – LADY CAPEL (BY LAST TYCOON)
Danzig ––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Northern Dancer Danehill –––––––––––––––––––––––– Razyana –––––––––––––––––––––––––– By His Majesty FLYING SPUR ––––––––––––––––––––––
Mr. Prospector –––––––––––––––––– By Raise a Native Rolls ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Grand Luxe –––––––––––––––––––––– By Sir Ivor
Try My Best –––––––––––––––––––––– By Northern Dancer Last Tycoon ––––––––––––––––––––– Mill Princess –––––––––––––––––––– By Mill Reef LADY CAPEL –––––––––––––––––––––––
Kenmare ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Kalamoun Kew Gardens ––––––––––––––––––– Garden Green ––––––––––––––––––– By Pinturischio
“I love him. I really like the way he’s put together and he is by a stallion that gets a nice type and is doing a super job at stud.”
C iaron Maher
– on the $260,000 colt from Sophie's Spirit purchased at the 2016 Melbourne Premier.
• Casino Prince is by Australian Champion Sire and Champion 2yo Sire, Flying Spur.
• From stakes placed Last Tycoon mare Lady Capel, dam of four individual stakes winners.
STAKES WON: $1,166,500
• Lady Capel a sister to the dams of Group 1 winners Onemorenomore and Green Birdie. • A talented juvenile – 3 wins including Group 2 AJC Skyline Stakes. • Group winning 3yo – MVRC Alister Clark Stakes Gr.2. • Group 1 winning 4yo – AJC Chipping Norton Stakes (Gr.1) defeating Tuesday Joy. • Australian Champion First Season Sire of 2011-12. • Australian Champion Second Sire of 2012-13 by over $2.5million. • Sire of 12 individual stakes winners of over $18million in earnings.
1st AJC Chipping Norton S. (Gr.1, 1600m) Randwick beating Tuesday Joy & Sniper's Bullet MVRC Alister Clark S. (Gr.2, 1600m) Moonee Valley AJC Skyline S. (Gr.3, 1200m) Randwick 2nd AJC Doncaster Hcp. (Gr.1, 1600m) Randwick to Triple Honour VRC Australian Guineas (Gr.1, 1600m) Caulfield to Miss Finland 3rd VRC Australian Cup (Gr.1, 2000m) Flemington to Sirmione & Princess Coup AJC All Aged S. (Gr.1, 1400m) Randwick to Racing to Win & Murtajill STC George Ryder S. (Gr.1, 1500) Rosehill to Weekend Hussler & Racing to Win MVRC Norman Carlyon S. (Gr.2 1200m) Moonee Valley 4th STC George Ryder S. (Gr.1 1500m) Rosehill
• Sire of first crop Group 1 winners All Too Hard (Champion) and Escado. • Sired stakes winners from 1000m 2yos to 2400m older horses. • A top ten leading sire in 2015-16 by individual stakes winners with six. • 2016 yearlings sold to a high of $260,000.
Hooked - 1st NSW Tatt's RC Tramway Stakes Gr.2.
Gr.1 winner Escado - 1st MVRC JRA Cup Gr.3.
“Tough horses. Hooked is a great example of how the Casino Prince progeny just keep getting better with age.‟
J ohn Thompson
– Gr.1 winning trainer.
Casino Dancer - 1st MRC Eclipse S. Gr.3 & ATC Angst S. Gr.3.
Mighty Lucky - 1st ATC Summer Cup Gr.3 & ATC Festival S. L.
Sire of 6 stakes winners in the current season Slots - 1st BRC Just Now Hcp. L.
Timeless Prince - 1st SCTC Sunshine Coast Cup L.
HEADWATER An exceptional type with a speed pedigree
2012, 16HH. EXCEED AND EXCEL – RIVER DOVE (BY HURRICANE SKY)
Danzig ––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Northern Dancer Danehill –––––––––––––––––––––––– Razyana –––––––––––––––––––––––––– By His Majesty EXCEED AND EXCEL –––––––––––––
Lomond –––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Northern Dancer Patrona ––––––––––––––––––––––––– Gladiolus –––––––––––––––––––––––– By Watch Your Step 2000
Star Watch ––––––––––––––––––––––– By Bletchingly Hurricane Sky –––––––––––––––––– Dancing Show ––––––––––––––––––– By Nijinsky II RIVER DOVE –––––––––––––––––––––––
River Rough ––––––––––––––––––––– By Brigand Ride The Rapids –––––––––––––––– Kilmarie ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Bletchingly
“He's done a great job and he's a real professional two-year-old with a huge, fat pedigree. He's a highclass horse.‟
Wayne H awkes
– Team Hawkes co-trainer.
• Headwater is a son of Champion Australia Sire and Champion 2yo Sire Exceed And Excel – sire of 110 stakes winners.
• A speed pedigree – By a Gr.1 Newmarket Hcp winner from a Gr.1 Oakleigh Plate winner.
STAKES WON: $460,800
• From Group 1 winner River Dove – a mare with a double cross of speed influence Bletchingly, a three time Australian Champion Sire and twice Australian Champion 2yo Sire. • River Dove is by Hurricane Sky, the race record holder of the Gr.1 Blue Diamond Stakes.
1st ATC Silver Slipper (Gr.2, 1200m) Rosehill beating Voilier & Mishani Honcho VRC Kensington Stakes (L, 1000m) Flemington beating Bullpit & The Quarterback MVRC 2yo Plate (1000m) Moonee Valley 3rd ATC Todman Stakes (Gr.2, 1200m) Randwick to Vancouver & Furnaces 4th MVRC Moir Stakes (Gr.1, 1000m) Moonee Valley to Buffering
• First three dams; River Dove, Ride The Rapids and Kilmarie are all stakes winners. • Bred by leading nursery Cressfield Stud – A $500,000 Sydney Easter yearling. • Early speed – Won on debut at Moonee Valley in December of his juvenile season. • Won Group 2 ATC Silver Slipper at his second start by 2 ½ lengths. • Exceptional 5th in the Group 1 Golden Slipper, beaten less than 2 lengths by Vancouver. • Flemington stakes winning 3yo – Won Kensington Stakes defeating Group 1 Newmarket Hcp winner The Quarterback. • Some of Australia’s most popular and successful stallions are speed horses that were not Group 1 winners; Not a Single Doubt, Written Tycoon, I Am Invincible, Hinchinbrook and the current leading first season sire Love Conquers All are examples.
A speed pedigree- By a Gr.1 Newmarket Hcp winner from a Gr.1 Oakleigh Plate winner.
1 of only 5 3yo colts to beat older horses at stakes level this season
HEADWATER defeats The Quarterback & Bullpit in the Kensington S.
“He jumps, he travels, he has got acceleration, looks, pretty much everything.‟
Sire Exceed And Excel wins the Newmarket Hcp. Gr.1.
Dam River Dove winning the Oakleigh Plate Gr.1.
– Gr.1 winning jockey.
Champion triple Group 1 winner. Undefeated
2003, 16.1HH. HUSSONET – VILLA ELISA (BY ROY)
Raise a Native ––––––––––––––––––– By Native Dancer Mr. Prospector ––––––––––––––––– Gold Digger ––––––––––––––––––––– By Nashua HUSSONET –––––––––––––––––––––––––
Raja Baba –––––––––––––––––––––––– By Bold Ruler Sacahuista –––––––––––––––––––––– Nalees Flying Flag ––––––––––––––– By Hoist the Flag
Fappiano ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Mr. Prospector Roy –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Adlibber ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Never Bend VILLA ELISA –––––––––––––––––––––––– Masqued Dancer –––––––––––––––– By Nijinsky II 1995 Weekend Dancer ––––––––––––––– Domingada –––––––––––––––––––––– By Good Time Dam
“They are extremely tough, sound and versatile horses.”
J oe O Neill
– Prime Thoroughbreds & co-owner of Husson Eagle.
• Husson is a son of Hussonet, an eight time Champion Sire including an Australian Sire’s title in 2007-08. He is also the sire of 28 individual Group 1 winners including former Australian Racehorse of the Year Weekend Hussler. • A Mr. Prospector line stallion who is completely free of Danzig blood. • A Champion at 2 – Won all three starts including 2 Group 1 races. • A Champion at 3 – Undefeated including a Group 1 win. • The leading first season sire in Australia by individual winners in 2011-12. • First Australian runner, Hussousa, was a stakes winner of the ATC Gimcrack Stakes.
RACE RECORD STAKES WON: $257,150 RECORD: 5:5-0-0 Champion 2YO Colt in Argentina in 2006 Champion Miler in Argentina in 2007-08 1st San Isidro G.P. Raul y Raul E Chevalier, (Gr.1, 1400m 2yo) in track record time beating Southern Lawyer & Star in You G.P. Gran Criterium, (Gr.1, 1600m 2yo) beating Asiatic Boy & Joe Louis Palermo G.P. Internacional de Las Americas, (Gr.1, 1600m 3yo) Clasico Benito Villanueva, (Gr.2 ,1600m 3yo) Palermo Especial Parfait Amour (1200m 2yo)
• Now the sire of 23 individual stakes horses with progeny earnings of over $12million. • Amongst his outstanding progeny is dual Group 1 winner Lucky Hussler, winner of over $1.8million. • Sire of 2 winners of races in excess of $1million, Lucky Hussler and Husson Eagle, on Australia’s richest race day - the 2016 Magic Millions race day. • Had a total of 11 yearlings sell for $100,000 or more during 2015 and 2016.
“He showed amazing acceleration. He's a proper Group One horse.‟ G len Boss
– Winner of over 80 Gr.1 races, talks about Lucky Hussler. Gr.1 winner Lucky Hussler wins the $1million Magic Millions Cup (RL, 1400m).
Sire of 23 stakes performers Husson Eagle wins the $1million Myer Magic Millions Sprint.
THAN READY World Class breed shaper with 157 stakes winners
MORE THAN READY 1997, 16HH. SOUTHERN HALO – WOODMAN'S GIRL (BY WOODMAN)
Hail to Season ––––––––––––––––––– By Turn-to Halo ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Cosmah –––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Cosmic Bomb SOUTHERN HALO ––––––––––––––––
Northern Dancer –––––––––––––––– By Nearctic Northern Sea ––––––––––––––––––– Sea Saga –––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Sea Bird Dam
Mr. Prospector –––––––––––––––––– By Raise a Native Woodman –––––––––––––––––––––– Playmate ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Buckpasser WOODMAN'S GIRL –––––––––––––––
Naskra ––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Nasram Becky Be Good ––––––––––––––––– Good Landing ––––––––––––––––––– By First Landing
“I love the More Than Readys! Why wouldn’t I? More Joyous, then of course Sebring just to name a couple of the great, multiple Group 1 horses I’ve trained by this fantastic, remarkable sire.”
– Champion trainer.
• More Than Ready is by Halo stallion Southern Halo, an 11 time Champion Sire of over 170 stakes winners.
• Won his first five starts as a juvenile by a combined 26 lengths.
STAKES WON: $636,229
• Won the Group 2 Saratoga Sandford Stakes and Group 3 Belmont Tremont Stakes at 2. • Group 1 winning 3yo of the Saratoga King’s Bishop Stakes. • Champion First Season Sire in Australia in 2004-05. Sired equal record of 6 individual SW’ers in first crop. • Champion 2yo Sire in Australia twice and USA in 2010, making him the only stallion to be Champion 2yo Sire in both Australia and the USA.
1st 2nd 3rd
King’s Bishop Stakes (Gr.1, 7f) Saratoga Hutcheson Stakes (Gr.2, 7f) Gulfstream Park Sanford Stakes (Gr.2, 6f) Saratoga Tremont Stakes (Gr.2, 5.5f) Belmont WHAS – 11 Stakes (L, 5f) Churchill Downs Flash Stakes (L, 5f) Belmont Blue Grass Stakes (Gr.1, 9f) Keeneland Vosburgh Stakes (Gr.1, 7f) Belmont Louisiana Derby (Gr.2, 8.5f) Fair Grounds Dwyer Stakes (Gr.2, 8.5f) Belmont Futurity Stakes (Gr.1, 8f) Belmont
• The equal 4th youngest stallion in history to achieve 100 stakes winners. • Sire of 157 individual stakes winners and growing. • Incredible 8% stakes winners to runners. • Sire of 60 individual stakes winning 2yos including winners of the Golden Slipper (2), MRC Blue Diamond Stakes, ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes, ATC Champagne Stakes (2) and Breeders' Cup Juvenile.
Sire of 157 stakes winners
• 2016 Australian major yearling sales average of $239,000 and sold up to $925,000.
“He’s bred for it, by such a Champion sire as More Than Ready, he may find himself in the breeding barn in time.”
J ames C ummings
– On More Than Ready's Gr.1 son Prized Icon.
SIRE OF SIRES Sebring Sire of 2014-15 Horse of the Year Dissident Better Than Ready Pluck Perfectly Ready Verrazano (USA) Daredevil (USA) Gimmethegreenlight Ready For Victory
3yo Perfect Reflection - 1st WATC Kingston Town Classic Gr.1 WFA.
South African Champion 2yo Filly & Juvenile Gr.1 winner Entisaar.
Golden Slipper (Gr.1, 1200m) winner & sire son Sebring.
Gr.1 winning 2yo Prized Icon - 1st ATC Champagne Stakes 2016.
The only stallion to be Champion 2yo Sire in both hemispheres.
MOSSMAN Golden Slipper producing sire and sire of seven time Group 1 winner Buffering
1995, 16HH. SUCCESS EXPRESS – LICHEN LADY (BY TWIG MOSS)
Speak John ––––––––––––––––––––––– By Prince John Hold Your Peace –––––––––––––––– Blue Moon ––––––––––––––––––––––– By Eight Thirty SUCCESS EXPRESS ––––––––––––––––
Dancing Champ ––––––––––––––––– By Nijinsky Au Printemps ––––––––––––––––––– Lorgnette –––––––––––––––––––––––– By High Hat
Luthier ––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Klairon Twig Moss –––––––––––––––––––––– Top Twig ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By High Perch LICHEN LADY –––––––––––––––––––––– Grundy –––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Great Nephew 1982 Off Shore –––––––––––––––––––––––– No Relation –––––––––––––––––––––– By Klairon Dam
“We are keen supporters of Mossman and he continues to throw good strong athletic types. Great value sire, popular in the sale ring and successful on the track.”
L inda Duckwort h
– Breeder of Golden Slipper winner Mossfun.
• Mossman was crowned Australian Champion 2yo Sire in 2013-14 and is by Success Express - Australian Champion 2yo Sire 2002-03.
• Success Express has sired 32 individual SW’ers including 8 Group 1 winners. He is also the broodmare sire of 3 individual Cox Plate winners.
STAKES WON: $934,050
• A Group 1 winning juvenile – Won QTC Castlemaine Stakes (J.J. Atkins S.). • Group 2 winning 3yo. • Sire of 33 individual stakes winners of over $51million in progeny earnings. • Sire of Group 1 winners from the age of 2 to 8 years of age. • Sire of Golden Slipper winner Mossfun, Group 1 Oaks winner Miss Mossman and warhorse Buffering, a winner of 20 races including 7 Group 1 races across the globe. • Sire of stakes winners in eight different countries.
1st 2nd 3rd 4th
QTC Castlemaine Stakes (Gr.1, 1600m) Eagle Farm MVRC AAMI Vase (Gr.2, 2040m) Moonee Valley VRC The Debonair (L, 1400m) Flemington STC Beau Rogue 2YO Handicap (1200m) Canterbury AJC Sires’ Produce Stakes (Gr.1, 1400m) Randwick VRC Australian Guineas (Gr.1, 1600m) Flemington MVRC Alister Clark Stakes (Gr.2, 1600m) Moonee Valley VRC Concept Sports Stakes (L, 1417m) Flemington STC George Ryder Stakes (Gr.1, 1500m) Rosehill AJC Champagne Stakes (Gr.1, 1600m) Randwick MVRC AAMI Classic (Gr.2, 1800m) Moonee Valley GCTC Ken Russell Stakes (L, 1400m) Gold Coast VRC Victorian Derby (Gr.1, 2500m) Flemington VATC Caulfield Guineas (Gr.1, 1600m) Caulfield QTC Sires’ Produce Stakes (Gr.1, 1400m) Eagle Farm
• Sire of the leading first season sire of 2015-16, Love Conquers All.
Sire of Gr.1 winners from 2 to 8yo
Seven time Gr.1 winner Buffering - 1st Gr.1 Al Quoz Sprint in Dubai. Photo Dubai Race Club.
“He has taken on the best in the world today… He has run a time which is a career best for him and he has done it at the age of eight.‟ R ober t H eat hcot e
Eight time Stakes winner Admiral defeats The Cleaner in the TTC George Adams P. L.
Multiple SW'er Plucky Belle pulling clear to win the Gr.1 Coolmore Classic.
– On Mossman's warhorse Buffering after his Gr.1 Al Quoz Sprint win.
MYBOYCHAR A Group 1 sire in both hemispheres
MYBOYCHARLIE 2005, 16.HH. DANETIME – DULCEATA (BY ROUSILLON)
Danzig ––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Northern Dancer Danehill –––––––––––––––––––––––– Razyana –––––––––––––––––––––––––– By His Majesty DANETIME –––––––––––––––––––––––––
Lear Fan ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Roberto Allegheny River –––––––––––––––– Allesheny –––––––––––––––––––––––– By Be My Guest Dam
Riverman –––––––––––––––––––––––– By Never Bend Rousillon –––––––––––––––––––––––– Belle Dorine ––––––––––––––––––––– By Marshua's Dancer DULCEATA –––––––––––––––––––––––––
Thatching –––––––––––––––––––––––– By Thatch Snowtop –––––––––––––––––––––––– Icing ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Prince Tenderfoot
“We always look at his progeny, they are proven to run and win at the highest level. He’s provided us with two Gr.1 horses in a short space of time.”
– Triple Crown Bloodstock.
• Myboycharlie is a son of successful Danehill stallion, Danetime, a sire of 30 individual stakes winners in 7 crops. • A Champion 2yo on the track. • Won his first 3 starts by a combined 12 lengths. • Won the Group 3 Anglesey Stakes at The Curragh by a widening 7 lengths. • Won the Group 1 Prix Morny at Deauville. • Transferred this early speed into his stock. In four crops of racing age he has sired Australian Group winning juveniles Peggy Jean, Jameka, Blueberry Hill and Zelady’s Night Out. • Already the sire of 10 individual stakes winners worldwide.
RACE RECORD STAKES WON: €320,825 Champion 2YO Colt of France in 2007. 1st Prix Morny (Gr.1, 1200m) Deauville defeating Natagora and Alexandros Anglesey Stakes (Gr.3, 6¼f) The Curragh (by 7 lengths) Allowance Stakes (8f) Fair Grounds Netjets Maiden Stakes (6g) The Curragh (by 3 lengths) 3rd National Stakes (Gr.1, 8f) The Curragh to New Approach and Rio de Plata 4th Woodchopper Stakes (L, 8f) Fair Grounds
• Sire of 3 Group 1 winners – Peggy Jean, Jameka and Euro Charline. • In the last 3 Australian racing seasons only 5 stallions have sired 4 or more Group winning 2yos: Exceed And Excel (5), Snitzel (5), Sebring (5), More Than Ready (4) and Myboycharlie (4). *To April 2016. • Sire of a Classic winner in the 2015-16 season – Jameka taking the VRC Oaks Gr.1.
“She’s got a beautiful, big stride and a lovely demeanour, she covers so much ground with her action. She’s matched it with the colts.‟ Damien Oliver
– Jockey on Jameka.
2yo Group winner Jameka wins the Gr.1 VRC Oaks in 2015.
Sire of 3 Gr.1 winners Dual Stakes winner Peggy Jean winning the ATC Sires' Produce Stakes Gr.1.
International mare Euro Charline wins the Arlington Park Beverly D. Stakes Gr.1.
Breeders' Cup winning juvenile by sire of sires More Than Ready
2008, 16.1½HH. MORE THAN READY – SECRET HEART (BY FORT WOOD)
Halo –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Hail to Reason Southern Halo –––––––––––––––––– Northern Sea –––––––––––––––––––– By Northern Dancer MORE THAN READY –––––––––––––
Woodman ––––––––––––––––––––––– By Mr. Prospector Woodman's Girl –––––––––––––––– Becky Be Good –––––––––––––––––– By Naskra
Sadler's Wells –––––––––––––––––––– By Northern Dancer Fort Wood –––––––––––––––––––––– Fall Aspen ––––––––––––––––––––––– By Pretense SECRET HEART –––––––––––––––––––– Bush Telegraph –––––––––––––––––– By Jungle Cove 1999 Secret Pact –––––––––––––––––––––– Soho Secret –––––––––––––––––––––– By Regent Street Dam
“If you looked at pictures of the two as 2yos the similarities are amazing. This colt physically, is a clone of his sire More Than Ready.”
Todd P letcher
– Hall of Fame trainer of More Than Ready & Pluck.
• Pluck is by More Than Ready - a sire of 157 stakes winners and counting, a multiple Champion Sire and a sire of a Champion Sire.
• First three dams are all stakes performers. They have produced a combined 26 runners, 22 winners, 12 individual SW’ers and 3 Group 1 winners.
STAKES WON: $727,290
• Third dam Soho Secret is a former Broodmare of the Year. • Impeccable conformation - the most like More Than Ready of any of his sire sons.
1st 3rd 4th
Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf (Gr.2, 8f) Churchill Downs Summer Stakes (Gr.3, 8f) Woodbine Special Weights Maiden, Belmont (6f) Maiden Stakes, Belmont (5f) Continental Mile Stakes (L, 8f) Monmouth
• Won a 2yo maiden at Belmont over 1200m on turf. • Won the first Group 3 Summer Stakes over the 1600m Woodbine course. • Brilliant last to first performance in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf Gr.2 stumbled from the barriers, avoided fallen horse, left 10 lengths last, showed amazing turn of foot to come from last on the turn and win the race. • Averaged over 100 mares in his first three seasons at stud. • Yearlings sold up to 10 times service fee. • Progeny have sold up to $200,000 at sales in 2016. • 2015-16 first crop includes 3 winners; stakes performed Gasoline (Winner; 3rd Matamata Slipper L), Cogliere (2 wins; 4th ATC Inglis Classic L), Aussie Austin (Winner in South Africa). • Trainers with Plucks include Gerald Ryan, Tony Gollan, David Hayes, Mick Price, Bjorn Baker, Clarry Conners, Matthew Smith, Paul Perry, Richard Jolly, Rick Worthington, Les Bridge, etc.
“…and Pluck looking like he just jumped in at the quarter pole! Pluck, from last to first, winning it in a canter.” – Breeders' Cup race caller
Trevor Denman Yearlings sold to 10 times service fee
Like father, like son – Pluck’s Champion sire More Than Ready (pictured).
PLUCK jumps from the widest barrier to run last to first in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Gr.2.
“Gasoline is a very good horse. He’s by Pluck and they seem to be doing the job. Lovely horse to work with, good temperament.”
Murray Baker – NZ trainer of Gasoline. First two crops of yearlings sold up to 10 times service fee.
First crop winner and Stakes placed NZ colt Gasoline.
PRESS STATE The only colt of his generation to win a Group 1 as a 2yo and 3yo
PRESS STATEMENT 2012, 16HH. HINCHINBROOK – KAAPTIVE EMPRESS (BY KAAPTIVE EDITION)
Danehill ––––––––––––––––––––––––– Fastnet Rock –––––––––––––––––––– Piccadilly Circus –––––––––––––––– HINCHINBROOK –––––––––––––––––– Snippets –––––––––––––––––––––––––– 2007 Snippets' Lass ––––––––––––––––––– Snow Finch ––––––––––––––––––––––
By Danzig By Royal Academy By Lunchtime By Storm Bird
Kaapstad ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Sir Tristram Kaaptive Edition –––––––––––––––– Bevcarlyn –––––––––––––––––––––––– By Sovereign Edition KAAPTIVE EMPRESS –––––––––––––
Upper Nile ––––––––––––––––––––––– By Nijinsky II Nile Empress –––––––––––––––––––– I Assume ––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Young Emperor
“He had a wonderful attitude and was obviously a great racehorse — I’m sure he will pass those qualities on to his progeny.”
C hris Waller
• Press Statement is by the Champion First Season Sire of 2014-15, Hinchinbrook. • Grand-son of multiple Champion Sire, Fastnet Rock. • From Kaaptive Empress – Dam of two Group 1 winners, Press Statement and Pressday. • Undefeated Group 1 winning juvenile – 3 starts, 3 wins including BRC J.J. Atkins Stakes. • Won the Group 2 ATC Stan Fox Stakes over 1500m. • Winner of the time honoured Caulfield Guineas Gr.1 as a Spring 3yo.
RACE RECORD STAKES WON: $1,832,275 1st 2nd 3rd
MRC Caulfield Guineas (Gr.1, 1600m) Caulfield BRC J.J. Atkins Stakes (Gr.1, 1600m) Doomben ATC Stan Fox Stakes (Gr.2, 1500m) Rosehill ATC Hobartville Stakes (Gr.2, 1400m) Rosehill ATC TAB 2yo Plate (1350m) Rosehill ATC TAB 2yo Hcp (1100m) Canterbury ATC Randwick Guineas (Gr.1, 1600m) Randwick ATC Run To The Rose (Gr.2, 1200m) Rosehill ATC George Ryder S. (Gr.1, 1500m) Rosehill
• The Caulfield Guineas has also produced successful stallions such as Lonhro, Redoute’s Choice, Luskin Star, Vain, etc. • Six wins from 1000 to 1600m and over $1.8million in prizemoney. • The only colt of his year to win a Group 1 race as a 2yo and 3yo.
The first Australian stallion in 3 years to retire to stud as a Gr.1 winner at 2 and 3.
“Group 1 horses need Group 1 temperaments and that is what this horse has. He ticks all the boxes.”
H ugh Bowman
– Champion jockey.
3yo Gr.1 winner of the stallion making Caulfield Guineas.
PRESS STATEMENT victorious in the ATC Hobartville Stakes Gr.2.
Jockey Hugh Bowman after winning the Gr.2 Stan Fox Stakes.
TESTA ROSSA Six time Group 1 winner with 57 stakes winners to his name
1996, 16.1HH. PERUGINO – BO DAPPER (BY SIR DAPPER)
Northern Dancer –––––––––––––––– Danzig –––––––––––––––––––––––––– Pas De Nom ––––––––––––––––––––– PERUGINO –––––––––––––––––––––––––– Bold Reason ––––––––––––––––––––– 1991 Fairy Bridge –––––––––––––––––––– Special –––––––––––––––––––––––––––
By Nearctic By Admiral's Voyage By Hail to Reason By Forli
Vain –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Wilkes Sir Dapper –––––––––––––––––––––– Sikri –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Golden Plume BO DAPPER –––––––––––––––––––––––––
Without Fear –––––––––––––––––––– By Baldric Bodega –––––––––––––––––––––––––– Salon ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– By Fortino
“Testa Rossa is a very good, consistent sire, he’s so versatile. He gets colts and fillies and horses than can get a bit of a trip and he gets a good two-year old.”
V in C ox
– Managing Director of the Magic Millions.
• Testa Rossa is by Perugino, a full brother to Champion Sires Sadler’s Wells and Fairy King. • A racehorse of the highest calibre – 13 wins, 6 at Group 1 level and over $3million in career earnings. • Possessed early juvenile speed – Won first 4 starts including MRC Debutant S. L, VRC Maribyrnong Plate Gr.3 and $1million Magic Millions 2yo Classic. • Group 1 winning 2yo. • At 3 he was a triple Group 1 winner against older horses – MRC Vic Health Cup, VATC Futurity Stakes and VRC Lightning Stakes covering the 1000m in 56.04. • Dual Group 1 winning 4yo – including the VRC Emirates Stakes over 1600m, from barrier 16 of 16, carrying 59kg. • Highly consistent sire – 73.4% winners to runners – 6.5% stakes winners to runners. • Sire of 57 individual stakes winners including international Group 1 winner Ortensia, Group 1 winning sprinter Rostova and Group 1 Derby winner Testafiable.
RACE RECORD STAKES WON: $3,042,782 Champion Sprinter in Aust in 1999-00. Joint head of the 1999-00 3YO Classification 1st 2nd
VATC Futurity Stakes (Gr.1, 1400m) Caulfield VRC Emirates (Cantala) S. (Gr.1, 1600m) Flemington VRC Lightning Stakes (Gr.1, 1000m) Flemington VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (Gr.1, 1400m) Flemington VATC Vic Health Cup (Gr.1, 1400m) Caulfield VATC Eat Well Live Well Cup (Gr.1, 1400m) Caulfield VRC Maribyrnong P. (Gr.2, 1000m) Flemington AJC San Domenico Stakes (Gr.2, 1000m) Randwick AJC Up and Coming S. (Gr.2, 1100m) Warwick Farm VATC Debutant Stakes (L, 900m) Caulfield MVRC Ian McEwen Trophy (L, 1000m) Moonee Valley GCTC Magic Millions 2yo Classic (RL, 1200m) Gold Coast AJC Tamarama Handicap (1200m) Randwick VATC Blue Diamond S. (Gr.1, 1200m) Caulfield VATC Caulfield Guineas (Gr.1, 1600m) Caulfield VRC Ascot Vale Stakes (Gr.2, 1200m) Flemington
• Sire of stakes winners in 9 different countries. • Only the second horse to win the Magic Millions 2yo Classic and then sire the winner of the Magic Millions 2yo Classic (Unencumbered).
Over 73% winners to runners strike rate
One of Australia’s most prolific sires. Six time Group one winner TESTA ROSSA.
Amelie's Star wins the ATC Colin Stephen Hcp (Gr.3, 2400m) in 2015.
International superstar & 10 time stakes winning Ortensia wins the Al Quoz Sprint Gr.1 in Dubai.
More Than Ready & Redoute’s Choice are the only two current sires with a higher winners to runners ratio.
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