Prefer to be Ready

Account of BRIGHTHILL FARM, Hamilton (As Agent).



Foaled 22nd September 2018

Bay Filly



Branded: bfonbarnr sh; 11 over 8 off sh





Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle


Better Alternative

Flying Spur


Ancient Lights

Canny Lad


Ready or Not


Perfectly Ready

More Than Ready

Southern Halo

Elle Duccio


Mysterious Sound


Northern Dancer

Iva Reputation

Sir Ivor

PREFERMENT (NZ) (Bay 2011-Stud 2017). Champion Stayer in Australia in 2015-16. 5 wins from 2000m to 2500m, A$3,432,730, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, ATC BMW S., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.1, ATC Hill S., Gr.2, 2d ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, Geelong Classic, L, 4th ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.1. Brother to SW Rezoned (South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3). His oldest progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

READY OR NOT, by Perfectly Ready. Raced twice. Three-quarter-sister to DELORAINE (dam of DORNIER ). This is her fifth foal. Dam of three foals to race, all winners-

Glendalough (f. by Azamour). Winner at 1600m in 2018-19, 3d Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Qualifier, Kerr & Ladbrook Caterers H.

Imaready (f. by Dalghar). Winner at 1200m in 2019-20.

Dauphine (f. by Dalghar). Winner at 1200m in 2018-19.

2nd dam

MYSTERIOUS SOUND, by Danzig. Placed at 2 in France. Half-sister to TRIPLE WOW (dam of ALYWOW ), ZILZAL ZAMAAN , Quianlong , Star Reputation (dam of DARK HOURS ). Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

DELORAINE (More Than Ready). 3 wins 1200m to 1600m, A$268,950, TRC Hobart Guineas, L , 2d Moonee Valley Fillies Oaks Classic, Gr.2 , 3d STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1 , AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.3 . Dam of-

DORNIER (Artie Schiller). 2 wins at 1600m, 2800m, A$232,080, VRC St Leger, L , 2d MRC Robert Hunter H., 4th VRC Bagot H., L .

3rd dam

IVA REPUTATION, by Sir Ivor. Unraced. Half-sister to Good Reputation (dam of STORM ALARM ). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

TRIPLE WOW (Coastal). 14 wins, US$706,695, Aqueduct Next Move H., Gr.3 , 2d Aqueduct Rare Treat H., Gr.3 . Dam of 7 winners-

ALYWOW (Alysheba). Canadian Horse of the Year & Champion 3YO filly in Canada in 1994. 7 wins-3 at 2-6f to 1¼m, US$648,431, Saratoga Nijana S., Gr.3 , 2d Belmont Flower Bowl H., Gr.1 . Dam of 3 winners-

CENTURY CITY (Danzig). 6 wins-1 at 2-7f to 9f, Curragh International S., Gr.2 , Santa Anita Arcadia H., Gr.2 , Curragh Tetrarch S., Gr.3 . Sire.

Suitably Discreet. Unraced. Dam of 7 winners-

SPEAKING OF WHICH (Invincible Spirit). Champion 3YO Colt inIreland in 2012 (Int.). 5 wins 8½f to 1¼m, Monmouth S., Gr.2 .Sire.

Double Wow. 3 wins in U.S.A. Dam of 9 winners-

WOW ME FREE (Menifee). 5 wins-2 at 2-1m to 1¼m, US$215,739, Aqueduct Next Move H., Gr.3 , 3d Belmont Shuvee H., Gr.2 . Producer.

Mambo Queen. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of 7 winners-

MALOSSOL (Rahy). 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, €118,923, 13,212Dhs, Rome Premio Parioli, Gr.3 , Milan Premio Gardone, L . Sire.

ZILZAL ZAMAAN (Zilzal). 4 wins 7f to 13¼f, Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3 , Doncaster Serlby S., L , 2d Grand Prix de Deauville, Gr.2 . Sire.

Star Reputation (Star Spangled). 3 wins-1 at 2, 3d Woodbine Star Shoot S., L , Victoria S., L . Grandam of-

HOUR OF JUSTICE (Lit de Justice). 7 wins-2 at 2 and 3 in succession-5f to 8½f, US$484,608, Woodbine Royal North H., Gr.3 . Producer.