Sire: Better Than Ready
Dam: Cheap and Nasty
Foaled: Aug 20, 2017
Owners: M Johnston, Platinum Bloodstock (B Ballard), N A Volz, A R Volz, Ms L M Lord, G D Mead, Goldmount Lodge Pty Ltd (Ms D H Sulivan), J Lynch, Mrs J A Lynch, J P Hadden, Mrs A R Hadden, Ms P L Gibbs, M A Cross, Mrs S Cross, Mrs J M Aumann, J P Kennedy, W Osborne, Miss K Caisley, Mrs C E Volz & B R Gibbs
MAGIC DELTA (AUS)
|Brown Filly||Foaled in 2017|
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 71 rnrs, 36 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, Xanthus, Broncks, Epicurious, Miss Too Fly, Wishfilly, Arnwood, Hezhome, Ready's Girl, The Sinner, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.
CHEAP AND NASTY, by Bianconi. 6 wins to 1450m in Aust. Dam of four named foals, three to race, inc:-
Nasty Gal (f. by Drumbeats). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1050m, 1200m, A$78,850, to 2018-19 in Aust.
Miss Nasty (f. by Drumbeats). Placed at 3 in 2018-19 in Aust.
Cheap Date (f. by Drumbeats). Placed at 3, 3d SCTC Chaps Menswear H.
WINGS OF FAITH, by Raami. Raced once. Half-sister to RIVER DOVE (dam of HEADWATER), River Crossing (dam of KULGRINDA, RIVER DELTA),
Primodoro. 7 wins to 1200m in Aust.
Cheap and Nasty. 6 wins. See above.
Almighty Zeus. 3 wins from 1000m to 1600m in Aust.
Fiorano. 2 wins at 1400m, 1450m in Aust.
RIDE THE RAPIDS, by River Rough. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$98,175, AJC James HB Carr S., L, VATC Sapphire H., VRC Sovereign H., 2d VATC Nearest H., 3d MVRC Laurent Perrier S., Gr.2. Half-sister to CATCHFIRE, I LOVE SYDNEY, Catchadane. Dam of 13 named foals, all raced, 10 winners, inc:-
RIVER DOVE (Hurricane Sky). 8 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$513,950, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, VRC Pura Light Start Sprint H., Value Bet Sprint H., MRC Grace Darling H., Avon H., MVRC Swift Signs Flying H., VRC Bunnings Warehouse H., 2d VRC Kensington S., L, Sky Channel H., Isca H., 3d MRC National Telecoms Group Vase, Jack Elliot H., MVRC Moonee Ponds Shopping Centre Trophy H. Dam of-
HEADWATER (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$460,800, ATC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, VRC Kensington S., L, MRC Cactus Imaging 2YO P., 3d ATC Todman S., Gr.2, 4th MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.1.
Fare Well (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$238,515, ATC Warwick Farm H., 2d Scone RC Denise's Joy S., L, 3d VRC Gucci S., L, Ipswich TC Gai Waterhouse Classic, L.
River Crossing (Bellotto). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$124,550, VRC Eat Well-Live Well H., VATC Ascot H., 2d VRC Kensington S., L, Flemington Movies H., VATC Coles Serving Better H., 3d VRC Sidney Myer Centenary Sprint H. Dam of-
KULGRINDA (Exceed and Excel). 9 wins to 1100m, A$553,684, SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, MRC Carlyon S., L, SAJC Lightning S., L, Manihi Classic, L, 2d SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, MRC WJ Adams H., L, SAJC Redelva S., L. Producer.
RIVER DELTA (Al Maher). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$248,210, Geelong RC Black Pearl Classic, L, VRC Prudential P., MRC Geoff Murphy H., 3d MRC Sportscover Insures VAFA P.
River Express. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, VRC Cleanevent 2YO H., 3d VRC True Version H. Dam of-
CROSS CURRENT (Keltrice). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$293,000, VRC PFD Food Services S., L, MRC JRA Doveton S., L, 2d MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, MVRC Leslie Froggatt S., L, Mitchell McKenzie S., L.
Riptide. Winner at 2, A$93,975, VRC Bruce Gadsden 2YO H., 2d VRC ACG Security 2YO H. Dam of-
CROWN PROSECUTOR (Medaglia d'Oro). 2 wins at 1600m, 2400m, NZ$668,125, A$6,000, in 2018-19, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Levin RC Wellington S., Gr.3, 3d Hawkes Bay Livamol Classic, Gr.1, Waikato RC House of Travel S.
River Tribe. Winner at 1400m, 3d SAJC Perks Property Investments H. Dam of-
WILLOW CREEK (Tale of the Cat). 2 wins at 2, A$250,475, STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Talindert S., L, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, L, 4th MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Producer.
River Serenade. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-
FIRST COMMAND (Commands). 12 wins to 1200m, NZ$175,000, A$836,601, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Kensington S., L-twice, MRC LT Cleary S., L, Heath S., L, 2d WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, MRC Rubiton S., Gr.3, SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, MRC Testa Rossa S., L, BRC Lightning H., L, 3d MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2.
ONEWORLD (Danehill Dancer). 8 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, HK$13,129,350, 736,000Dhs, HKJC Cathay Pacific Jockey Club Sprint, Gr.2, Audemars Piguet Dream H., 2d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Premier Cup, L, Sha Tin Sprint Trophy, L, Premier Bowl H., L, 3d Meydan Dubai Golden Shaheen S., Gr.1, HKJC Kent & Curwen Centenary Sprint Cup, L, Sprint Cup, L, Sha Tin Vase, L, Chow Tai Fook Bauhinia Sprint H., L. Sire.
Rule the River (Commands). 5 wins to 1200m, A$234,080, ATC Tab.com.au H., McGrath Estate Agents H., 3d City Tatt's RC Nivison S., Gr.3, Gosford RC Takeover Target S., L.
Twilight Song (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, MRC Spicer Thoroughbreds H., Ladbrokes Cash in P., 3d VRC Incognitus S., L.
Serenada. 4 wins to 1400m, SAJC Clean SA H., Sportingbet H. Dam of-
MCLAREN (Exceed and Excel). Winner at 2, A$122,575, in 2018-19, ATC Canonbury S., Gr.3, 3d Canberra RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, 4th ATC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2.
Rivers Secret. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-
Peace No War (War Pass). 7 wins to 1400m, S$420,444, Singapore TC Magic Millions Mr Big 2YO S., Benchmark 89 H., Canada Cup, 3d Singapore TC Juvenile Championship, L.