Sire: Better Than Ready

Colour: Bay

Dam: Pokomo

Sex: Gelding

Age: 3

Foaled: Oct 20, 2017

Country: Australia


Owners: W J Ouston, C E Holt, Ms J Hourigan, B R Sellers, Mrs D P Ouston, K H Walsh, A W Dunning, S M Guy, M Regan, M Walsh, C S Bretag, S Camilleri, G F Usher, T P Wagstaff, A J D Crebbin, R R Brown, D K Davis & Mrs C Munce

3: 0 - 0 - 0
Wins: 0.0%
Place: 0.0%

Sire: Better Than Ready Dam: Pokomo

This well presented colt is a big, strong, loose walking individual that has all the attributes of a great athlete.

He is by exiting young sire BETTER THAN READY, who is the Leading First Season Sire in Australia having produced an outstanding first crop of early running two-year-olds.

His dam POKOMO was a six-time winner, including twice at age 2, and she has produced several early-running types already as a broodmare.

Purchased from the Magic Millions March QTIS Yearling sale, he is eligible for the rich $10 Million Magic Millions raceday, the new $1.5M Aquis QTIS Jewel raceday as well as the rich QTIS bonuses on offer every week.

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Foaled 20th October 2017

SireMore Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
BETTER THAN READY (AUS) Woodman's GirlWoodman
2009Sally's WorldAgnes WorldDanzig
  Sally MagicKeltrice
DamPiccoloWarningKnown Fact
POKOMO (AUS) WoodwindWhistling Wind
2000Jovial MissBellottoMr. Prospector
  Merry NightLightning

BETTER THAN READY (AUS) (Bay or Brown 2009-Stud 2015). 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, $484,875, ATC Brian Crowley S., L. Out of a half-sister to SW Publishing. Sire of 48 rnrs, 21 wnrs, inc. SW Better Reflection (BRC Calaway Gal S., L), Jagged Edge, The Odyssey and of Betaima, Girls are Ready, Golly Hutt, Raging Pole, Ready to Roam, Well Prepared, Wishfilly, Arnwood, Hezhome, Bettahoney, Larson, Lepreezy, Better Than Gold, Bluey's Ready, Redeski, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

POKOMO, by Piccolo. 6 wins-2 at 2-to 1300m in Aust. This is her eighth foal. Dam of seven foals to race, five winners, inc:-

Jokerman (g. by Garrison Savannah). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, 3d Rockhampton JC Capricornia 2YO Classic.

Blackjack Davey (g. by Bagger Vance). 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$97,125 in Aust.

Chanamaro (g. by Dutch Harry). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, A$80,100, to 2018-19 in Aust.

Emotionally Yours (f. by Garrison Savannah). 2 wins at 1050m in Aust.

You Angel You (f. by Snapy Halo). Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Bantu Bay (g. by Hvasstan). Placed at 2 in 2018-19 in Aust.


2nd dam

JOVIAL MISS, by Bellotto. Unplaced. Dam of 5 named foals, all winners-

Pokomo. 6 wins. See above.

Bravest of All. 6 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Native Wolf. 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m in Aust.

Wind of Dubai. 3 wins from 1400m to 1600m in Aust.

Charlee Rose. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.


3rd dam

MERRY NIGHT, by Lightning. Unplaced. Half-sister to Pougatchof, Lady of Camelot (dam of KNIGHTHOOD), Soeur d'Arthur, Gourette (dam of MARECHAL). Dam of 7 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Bo-Cheme. 4 wins from 1400m to 1650m in Aust.

Night Encounter. Unraced. Dam of-

Maria River Lad. 5 wins from 1400m to 2200m, A$90,005, STC Legal H., Ansett Australia H., BTC Rainbow Bay Surf Boat Crews H., 2d STC H., 3d AJC Fairfield City Tyres H.


4th dam

IGRAINE, by Round Table. Unraced. Half-sister to ETHNARCH, REALTY (dam of REALLY LUCKY), SAVINGS, Breakfast Bell (dam of BELIEVE IT, IT'S TRUE), Sir Gaylord's Lady. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Pougatchof (Impressive). Winner at 2, Maisons-Laffitte Prix la Gosse, 2d Newmarket July S., Gr.3, 4th Deauville Prix des Foals, L.

Soeur d'Arthur (Mon Fils). 2 wins, 2d Louisiana Downs Sooner H., L. Dam of-

Falchion d'Or (Fappiano). 5 wins-1 at 2, 3d Arlington Park Johnny Morris H., L.

Lady of Camelot (Bolkonski). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Saint-Cloud de la Vastine, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Le Roi Soleil, L. Dam of-

KNIGHTHOOD (Vitiges). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1800m in France and U.S.A, Santa Anita Baldwin S., L, 2d Pimlico Woodlawn S., Gr.3.

Troppo Cara. Winner at 2400m, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Amador, Prix Guemul. Dam of-

Dolcemonte (Baillamont). 2 wins-1 at 2- in Belgium, 3d Ostende Criterium National, L, Grand Criterium National, L.

Gourette. Placed, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Tertulien. Dam of-

MARECHAL (Danzero). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1300m, A$131,215, STC Heritage S., L, AJC Leger H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., Gr.3, 4th AJC Stan Fox S., Gr.2. Sire.

Lady Danette. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

JUST A KISEKI (Fuji Kiseki). 6 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$115,999, WATC ATA S., L, Silver Meadow H., Summer Carnival H., Todtona H., Saratov H., 2d WATC Just Fantastic H., Dual Cidium H., Concrete Crusher H., 3d WATC Safilo Eyewear H., Swell Baby H., New Year 2YO H., Corporate Gun H. Producer.

MR. TRICKSTER (Brocco). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, A$280,600, VRC Four 'n Twenty S., L, MRC Victoria Gold Cup, L, VRC Hobson's Bay 2YO H., VATC Robert Taranto H., 2d MRC Yalumba Wines P., 3d MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VRC Snowhite Maintenance Services H., 4th VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2.

Aseelah. Unplaced. Dam of-

WILLI WILLI (Mint Lane). 5 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$372,950, to 2017-18, Albury Gold Cup, L, VRC Silver Bowl Series Final H., Bitalli H., MRC Chef's Hat South Melbourne P., 2d Pakenham RC VOBIS Gold Bullion, 3d Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Wagga Gold Cup, L.

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