Expert Eye


Expert Eye

Sire: Better Than Ready

Dam: Rasteira

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Oct 5th, 2016

Country: Australia


Pedigree

 

 EXPERT EYE (AUS)

 

Bay FillyFoaled in 2016

SireMore Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
BETTER THAN READY (AUS) Woodman's GirlWoodman
2009Sally's WorldAgnes WorldDanzig
  Sally MagicKeltrice
DamFlying SpurDanehillDanzig
RASTEIRA (AUS) RollsMr. Prospector
2009CapoeiraNureyevNorthern Dancer
  Nice DancingBering

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 51 rnrs, 24 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, Better Thinking, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.

 

1st dam

RASTEIRA, by Flying Spur. Placed at 3, 3d BRC Coke Zero P. Dam of three foals, one to race, inc:-

The Fire Trap (g. by Sizzling). 3 wins at 2, A$193,125, ATC Australian Turf Club 2YO H., SCTC Butler McDermott Lawyers 2YO H., Ipswich TC Cup Raceday 2YO P., 3d BRC National Storage Rupert P.

 

2nd dam

CAPOEIRA, by Nureyev. Winner at 1450m in France. Three-quarter-sister to Outsourcing, half-sister to MUSIDORA (dam of SACRED EYE, TULIP), Etruscan King. Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Danyme. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$143,230, BRC Yellowglen H., MRC (Mornington) Gripple Hang-Fast H., 2d BRC Nationwide Civil H., Mount Alvernia College H., NRMA Insurance Broncos H., Goldclass Cleaners H., Bundaberg Distilling Company H., LED Super Screens H., Landfill Logistics Pty Ltd H., MVRC Orbit Logistics H.

Scruffy Skip. 5 wins at 6f, 7f in GB.

Candyland. Winner at 7f in GB.

 

3rd dam

NICE DANCING, by Bering. Raced twice. Half-sister to SMACKOVER CREEK, Lode, Salvora (dam of AUBE INDIENNE, MARE NOSTRUM, RAISONNABLE, SPECIAL GALLERY), Islands (dam of FIT TO LEAD), Rolls (dam of FLYING SPUR). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

MUSIDORA (Rock of Gibraltar). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$167,840, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, MRC Kenvain H., SAJC Carlton Draught H. Dam of-

TULIP (Pierro). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$1,049,875, to 2018-19, ATC Magic Night S., Gr.3, MVRC Typhoon Tracy S., Gr.3, 1print 2YO P., MRC Punters Living Legends H., 2d MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, MVRC Johnnie Walker P., Ladbrokes Back Yourself H., 3d ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, 4th MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, ATC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, VRC Blazer S., Gr.2, MRC Kevin Hayes S., Gr.3.

SACRED EYE (High Chaparral). 2 wins at 1300m, 2000m, A$424,650, MRC Caulfield Classic, Gr.3, 2d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, MRC Foundation P., 4th SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1, ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3.

Sikorsky (Pierro). Winner at 1600m, A$164,870, in 2018-19, 2d VRC UCI S., L, 3d MRC Caulfield Classic, Gr.3, 4th VRC Victoria Derby, Gr.1.

Outsourcing (Alwuhush). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 9f, Newmarket Saxham Nursery H., Santa Anita Allowance, 2d Hollywood Park Bold Reasoning S., L, 4th Santa Anita Pirate Cove H., L.

Etruscan King (King of Kings). Placed, 2d Curragh Tyros S., L, 3d Curragh Flemings Garage 2YO S., 4th Curragh Futurity S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Killavullan S., Gr.3, Eyrefield S., L.

Grande Ballare. 2 wins at 1400m, 2100m, 2d Waikato RC Henkel H. Dam of-

Miss Denni (Pins). 3 wins to 1550m, NZ$10,000, A$134,400, ATC Pro-Ride H.-twice, Pro-Ride P., 2d Hawkes Bay Finance Sprint H., L, ATC McGrath Estate Agents H., TAB Place Multi P., Schweppes H., Bowermans Furniture H., TAB Rewards H., 3d VRC John Lee H., ATC TAB Place Multi H.

Nobody Gets. Winner at 1400m, 3d SAJC CFMEU H. Dam of-

Can't be Done. 2 wins at 2, A$195,900, in 2018-19, MRC Ladbrokes Park 2YO H., 2d MRC Whisky Wine & Fire 2YO H., Ladbrokes Odds Boost 2YO H.

Dance Gaily. Winner at 2000m in Japan. Dam of-

Jive (Dynaformer). 3 wins from 8½f to 13f, Keeneland Allowance-twice, 3d Monmouth Omnibus S., L. Producer.

 

4th dam

GRAND LUXE, by Sir Ivor. 10 wins from 6f to 9f, Santa Anita La Merced S., L, Hollywood Park Convenience S., L, Woodbine Fury S., L, 2d Gulfstream Park Bonnie Miss S., L, Hialeah Hibiscus S., L, 3d Hollywood Park Hawthorne H., L, 4th Woodbine Selene S., L. Half-sister to L'ENJOLEUR, D'ACCORD, LA VOYAGEUSE (dam of TIME BANDIT, INNOVATIVE), MEDAILLE D'OR, L'Extravagante (dam of MONTELIMAR, L'EXTRA HONOR), Slew and Easy (dam of CONSERVE), La Pepite (dam of SOLDERA), L'On Vite (dam of HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR, MILANOVA, BIG VIKING, HEART OF OAK). Dam of 16 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

SMACKOVER CREEK (Mr. Prospector). 4 wins at 1m, 8½f, Oaklawn Park Fifth Season S., L, 2d Canterbury Park Bloomington S., L. Sire.

Lode (Mr. Prospector). 2 wins at 7f, 2d Del Mar Oceanside S., L, 3d Del Mar Derby, Gr.2. Sire.

Salvora. Winner at 2000m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Bridaine, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Sorbonne. Dam of-

AUBE INDIENNE (Bluebird). 5 wins from 1700m to 2000m, 434,000fr., US$466,073, Santa Anita Yellow Ribbon S., Gr.1, Las Palmas H., Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de la Seine, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Rosamee, 2d Hollywood Park Matriarch S., Gr.1, 3d Santa Anita Santa Ana H., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Wilshire H., Gr.2, 4th Deauville Prix de Psyche, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix des Tourelles, L. Producer.

MARE NOSTRUM (Caerleon). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1800m, Longchamp Prix Vanteaux, Gr.3, Prix de la Cite, 2d Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, 3d Longchamp Prix Vermeille, Gr.1. Dam of-

ERUPT (Dubawi). 5 wins at 2200m, 2400m, £32,684, €700,010, US$509,374, Longchamp Grand Prix de Paris, Gr.1, Woodbine Canadian International S., Gr.1, Chantilly Prix du Lys, Gr.3, Lyon-Parilly La Coupe des Trois Ans, L, 2d Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, 3d Grand Prix de Deauville, Gr.2, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Ganay, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Niel, Gr.2.

MARIE DE MEDICI (Medicean). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1¼m, Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L, 2d Deauville Prix des Reservoirs, Gr.3. Dam of-

LOCAL TIME (Invincible Spirit). 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 1900m in GB, Turkey and U.A.E, Newmarket Oh So Sharp S., Gr.3, Meydan UAE Oaks, Gr.3, Istanbul Trophy, Gr.3, Meydan UAE One Thousand Guineas, L.

Hespera. Placed at 3 in France. Dam of-

LADY PENKO (Archipenko). 3 wins at 1600m, 2100m, €81,675, Toulouse Prix Caravelle, L, 3d Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1.

SPECIAL GALLERY (Tate Gallery). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m in GB and Brazil, Gavea Classico Tiradentes, L, 3d Gavea G.P. Cordeiro da Graca, Gr.2. Dam of-

Hot Gallery. Unraced. Dam of-

LAURENCIANO (Dancer Man). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m in Brazil, Cidade Jardim G.P. Presidente do Jockey Club, Gr.2, Gavea Classico Verao, L, Classico Outono, L, Prova Especial Mossoro, 3d Cidade Jardim G.P. Duplex, Gr.2.

SUCK OUT QUEEN (Red Runner). 6 wins from 1300m to 2000m in Brazil, Cidade Jardim G.P. 25 de Janeiro, Gr.2, Gavea G.P. Mariano Procopio, Gr.3, Prova Especial Independência, Prova Especial Dia da Criança, 3d Gavea Classico Armando Rodrigues Carneiro, L, Prova Especial Moacyr de Carvalho, 4th Gavea G.P. Antonio Carlos Amorim, Gr.3. Producer.

My Special Gallery. Winner at 1000m in Brazil. Dam of-

ALEGRIA DE POBRE (Dancer Man). 12 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1900m in Brazil, Cidade Jardim G.P. Presidente Roberto Alves de Almeida, Gr.2, Taruma Classico Primavera, L, Cidade Jardim Clássico Donética, L, Classico Presidente Luiz Nazareno Teixeira de Assumpcao, L, Gavea Prova Especial Jockey Club de Campos, 2d Cidade Jardim Classico Presidente Joao Tobias de Aguiar, L, Gavea Prova Especial João E Jorge Jabour, 3d Cidade Jardim G.P. Presidente Antonio Grisi Filho, Gr.2.

RAISONNABLE (Common Grounds). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, Evry Prix Ronde de Nuit, L, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Grotte, Gr.3. Dam of-

SENSIBLE (Sadler's Wells). 3 wins at 2000m, £4,576, €83,495, 289,000fr., Longchamp Prix de Suresnes, L, 3d Longchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1. Sire.

Tangerine Dream. Placed at 2, 3d Deauville Prix d'Hotot en Auge. Dam of-

PEAR TART (Dehere). 6 wins to 1400m, A$639,900, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr.1, BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, GOA Billboards P., Skyracing.tv H., Goa Get Noticed P., Brc.com.au H., 2d MRC Tristarc S., Gr.2, 3d ATC Wiggle S., L. Producer.

Spenderella. Winner at 1600m, Saint-Cloud Prix Pirette. Dam of-

COMMON WORLD (Spinning World). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, £97,962, €209,237 in GB, Ireland and Germany, Curragh Gladness S., Gr.3, Düsseldorf Grosser Preis der West Landesbank, Gr.3, 2d Curragh International S., Gr.2, Tipperary Concorde S., Gr.3. Sire.

SPECIALE (War Chant). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, Deauville Prix Yacowlef, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Marigold. Producer.

Sicile. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d Deauville Prix d'Authou. Dam of-

TIAMO GRACE (Monaco Consul). 2 wins at 1350m, 2000m, A$281,100, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, 2d MRC Ethereal S., Gr.3, VRC Hong Kong Jockey Club Trophy, 4th MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2.

Marsh Harrier. Placed in Ireland and France, 2d Leopardstown Roundwood 2YO S. Dam of-

ELEGANT COMPOSURE (Bradbury's Luck). 7 wins to 1400m, A$200,000, Qld Tatt's RC Memorial Classic, L, 3d GCTC Silk Stocking H., L.

Star Band. Unraced. Dam of-

I AM A STAR (I Am Invincible). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$1,564,300, to 2018-19, VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1, AV Kewney S., Gr.2, Let's Elope S., Gr.2, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.2-twice, Sunline S., Gr.2, MRC Quezette S., Gr.3, Ladies Day Vase, Gr.3, SAJC National S., Gr.3, 2d MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Rubiton S., Gr.2, 3d SAJC Ubet Classic, Gr.1, Moonee Valley Fillies Classic, Gr.2.

Islands. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

FIT TO LEAD (Fit to Fight). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 5½f to 9f, US$595,776, Hollywood Park Princess S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Louisville Breeders' Cup H., Gr.2, Santa Anita Santa Ynez S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Fleur de Lis H., Gr.3, Turfway Park Fairway Fun S., L, 2d Hollywood Oaks, Gr.1, Hollywood Park Railbird S., Gr.2, 3d Keeneland Beaumont S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Leading the Way. Unraced. Dam of-

Dance Lead. Unplaced. Dam of-

TRUST OR BUST (Trust n Luck). 8 wins to 5½f, US$415,456, Mountaineer Park Panhandle H., L, Charles Town Webb Snyder S., L.

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

Historia. Unraced Broodmare of the Year in Argentina in 2015-16. Dam of-

HI HAPPY (Pure Prize). Horse of the Year, Champion 3YO Colt, Stayer & Triple Crown Winner in Argentina in 2015-16. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2500m, US$845,145, 4,414,000Arg$ in U.S.A. and Argentina, San Isidro G.P. Carlos Pellegrini, Gr.1, Belmont Man o' War S., Gr.1, San Isidro G.P. Jockey Club, Gr.1, G.P. Dos Mil Guineas, Gr.1, Palermo G.P. Nacional, Gr.1, Gulfstream Park Pan American S., Gr.2, San Isidro Clasico Ensayo, Gr.2, 2d Belmont Knickerbocker S., Gr.2, 3d Belmont Manhattan S., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park Turf S., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park Fort Lauderdale S., Gr.2, Santa Anita Tokyo City Cup, Gr.3.

HINZ (Pure Prize). 14 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m in Chile, Hipodromo Chile Clasico Dos Mil Guineas, Gr.1, Clasico República del Perú, Clasico Bomberos de Chile-3 times, Clasico Radio Agricultura, Premio Odiseo, 2d Hipodromo Chile Clasico Selección de Velocistas, Gr.3, Clasico Asocacion de Propietarios de Caballos FS de Carreras, Clasico Ciudad de Santiago, Clasico Gran Ducato, Clasico Cencerro, Clasico Oakland, 4th Hipodromo Chile Clasico Seleccion de Velocistas, Gr.3.

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, Palermo G.P. Seleccion, Gr.1, G.P. Criadores, Gr.1, Clasico Ramon Biaus, Gr.2, 3d San Isidro G.P. Estrellas Distaff, Gr.1, G.P. de Potrancas, Gr.1.

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

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

SECRET LAUNCH (Relaunch). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, Emerald H., L, 3d Fairplex Pomona Derby, L.

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

UNBRIDLED COURAGE (Leroidesanimaux). 7 wins from 5f to 1m, US$245,011, Gulfstream Park Treasure Coast S., L, 2d Gulfstream Park Ginger Punch S., L.

Categorical. Unraced. Dam of-

KRUPT (Flying Spur). Winner at 2, A$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, A$117,330, VRC Talindert S., L, 2d MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), L. Producer.

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

Unbridled Echo (Unbridled's Song). 4 wins from 1m to 8½f, 2d Arlington Park Flawlessly S., L. Dam of-

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

Luxury on the Lake. Unraced. Dam of-

Luxurious Lady. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

SIR PLUSH (Pins). 8 wins from 1100m to 2100m, A$498,585, to 2018-19, Gosford Gold Cup, L, ATC Bowermans Office Furniture H.

TWYA (Thewayyouare). 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m, Wanganui Guineas, L, 3d ARC Bonecrusher S., Gr.3.

Goulaine. Unraced. Dam of-

Northern Frontier. 2 wins in India. Dam of-

MALPENSA (Hurricane State). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m in India, Calcutta Two Thousand Guineas, L, 3d Kolkata Monsoon Derby, L.

Rolls. Unraced. Dam of-

FLYING SPUR (Danehill). Second on The 1994-95 Australasian 2YO Classification. 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$2,051,090, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1, Australian Guineas, Gr.1, STC Peter Pan S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, 2d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, STC Hill S., Gr.2, AJC Up & Coming S., Gr.3, VATC Zeditave S., L, 3d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1. Champion sire.

Shoal Creek. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d VATC Ungar H., 4th SAJC Hill Smith S., L. Dam of-

ENCOSTA DE LAGO (Fairy King). 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$469,850, VATC Vic Health Cup, Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, 3d VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, VATC Debutant S., L. Champion sire.

Ballincrea Lady. Unraced. Dam of-

BALLYBLEUE (Peintre Celebre). Winner at 2, A$224,255, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, 2d NSW Tatt's RC Widden S., L, MRC Classic Caulfield Ladies' Day Vase H., 3d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, AJC Arbogast Welter H., 4th STC Research S., Gr.3, AJC Wiggle H., L. Dam of-

THINK BLEUE (So You Think). 5 wins from 1400m to 1700m, A$399,600, to 2018-19, MVRC Alexandra S., Gr.3, VRC William Newton VC H., MRC Polytrack H., Clanbrooke Racing H.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.