Ruling Symbol

Sire: More Than Ready
Dam: Gamble Me
Colour: Chestnut
Gender: Colt
Age: 3 year old
Foaled: Aug 30th, 2015
Country: Australia


Gooree Stud (Mgr: E M Cojuangco)





Chestnut coltFoaled in 2015

SireSouthern HaloHaloHail to Reason
MORE THAN READY (USA) Northern SeaNorthern Dancer
1997Woodman's GirlWoodmanMr. Prospector
  Becky be GoodNaskra
DamRock of GibraltarDanehillDanzig
GAMBLE ME (AUS) Offshore BoomBe My Guest
2004Good GamblePleasant TapPleasant Colony
  Looking for GoldMr. Prospector

MORE THAN READY (USA) (Bay 1997-Stud 2001). 7 wins-5 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of 2YOs twice. Sire of 2153 rnrs, 1580 wnrs, 174 SW, inc. Sebring (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Phelan Ready, Benicio, More Joyous, Samaready, Verrazano, Entisaar, Prized Icon, Room Service, Regally Ready, Perfect Reflection, Dreamaway, More Than Sacred, Perfectly Ready, Eagle Way, Gimmethegreenlight, Carry on Cutie, Daredevil, etc.


1st dam

GAMBLE ME, by Rock of Gibraltar. 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$469,120, MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, STC Birthday Card S., Gr.3, VRC Red Roses S., L, Moomba P., L, MRC New Litho H., STC Konica Minolta 2YO H., 2d AJC Keith Mackay H., L, 3d MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, MRC Merson Cooper S., L, VRC Hoppers Crossing 2YO H., 4th STC Starlight S., L. Dam of five named foals, three to race, two winners, inc:-

Major Conquest (f. by More Than Ready). Winner at 1100m, 3d ATC Magic Night S., Gr.2, Keith Mackay H., L, Ashwood Motel 2YO P.

Kinagat (g. by Street Cry). 6 wins at 1200m, 1300m, NZ$93,825, A$46,905, to 2016-17, CJC Pryde's Easifeed H., Hororata RC Selwyn Rakaia Vet Services H., Otago RC Life Members Cup, ARC Essilor H., 2d CJC Pegasus H., L, North Canterbury RC Mike Pero Mortgages H., 3d Otago RC Ray Webster Plumbing H., 4th CJC Timaru S., L, Otago RC Mosgiel S., L.

Set the Limit (f. by Street Cry). Placed at 3 in Aust.


2nd dam

GOOD GAMBLE, by Pleasant Tap. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

GAMBLE ME (Rock of Gibraltar). 6 wins. See above.

Obama. 3 wins from 1300m to 1800m, AJC Danglissa H., 2d STC Bacardi Breezer H.

Cara y Cruz. 3 wins at 1200m, 1900m, STC De Bortoli Black Noble H., 2d AJC Como Hotel H., 3d AJC Arbogast H., STC Bear Cottage H. Dam of-

Pera Pera. 7 wins to 1400m, A$287,195, to 2016-17, Wellington RC CDRA Country Championships Qualifier, ATC TAB Highway H., 2d Tamworth Cup, ATC Country Championship Final, Moraitis Communications H., Australian Turf Club H., 3d ATC Graeme Symo's Birthday H., BRC Bartons P.

Barachello. 6 wins to 1350m, A$124,792, ATC Good Luck Socceroos H., 3d ATC Canterbury Park H., El Alamein H., Warwick Farm H., CRT H.

Skyline Blush. 5 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$204,190, ATC Ruben Guthrie in Cinemas H., Hyland Race Colours H.-twice, 3d ATC Dyldam Significant S., Membership on Sale P., 4th ATC Aspiration H., Gr.3.

Surfside. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Aust.


3rd dam

LOOKING FOR GOLD, by Mr. Prospector. Placed in U.S.A. Sister to SEEKING THE GOLD, Miner's Game (dam of SURVIVALIST, POWER GAME), half-sister to FAST PLAY, STACKED PACK, Counterfeit Money, Gambling Fool (dam of ZAFOLIA), Tricky Game (dam of KING CUGAT). Dam of 15 foals, 14 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Sal Tessio. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2200m in Sweden, 2d Taby Mischa Kahns Minneslöpning.

Beautiful Muriel. Winner at 2, 3d Vaal July Day H.


4th dam

CON GAME, by Buckpasser. 2 wins in U.S.A. Three-quarter-sister to Her Prerogative (dam of FABULOUS TIME), half-sister to QUEEN OF THE STAGE, REVIEWER, GREAT WHITE WAY, WILL HAYS, Stage Director. Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

SEEKING THE GOLD (Mr. Prospector). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, US$2,307,000, Belmont Dwyer S., Gr.1, Louisiana Downs Super Derby Invitational, Gr.1, Belmont Peter Pan S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Swale S., L, 2d Breeders' Cup Classic S., Gr.1, Aqueduct Wood Memorial S., Gr.1, Belmont Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Monmouth Haskell Invitational H., Gr.1, Saratoga Travers S., Gr.1, Aqueduct Gotham S., Gr.2. Champion sire.

FAST PLAY (Seattle Slew). Joint third top colt on The 1988 USA 2YO Free H. 5 wins-4 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$594,545, Aqueduct Remsen S., Gr.1, Keeneland Breeders' Futurity S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Jerome H., Gr.1, Saratoga Hopeful S., Gr.1, Jim Dandy S., Gr.2, King's Bishop S., Gr.3, 3d Belmont Futurity S., Gr.1, Meadowlands Pegasus H., Gr.1. Sire.

STACKED PACK (Majestic Light). 5 wins-1 at 2, US$268,208, Aqueduct Jamaica H., Gr.3, 2d Belmont Jerome H., Gr.1, 3d Belmont Metropolitan H., Gr.1. Sire.

Counterfeit Money (Key to the Mint). 3 wins, 2d Gulfstream Park Fountain of Youth S., Gr.2, Calder What a Pleasure S., L. Sire.

Miner's Game. 2 wins at 1m, 8½f, Belmont Allowance. Dam of-

SURVIVALIST (Danzig). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 8½f, US$478,920, Aqueduct Gotham S., Gr.3, Delaware Park RRM Carpenter Jr Memorial H., L, 2d Aqueduct Wood Memorial S., Gr.1, Monmouth Philip H Iselin H., Gr.3. Sire.

POWER GAME (Dixie Union). 4 wins from 6f to 8½f, Monmouth Restoration S., L.

Looking Afar (Broad Brush). 3 wins at 7f, 1m, Aqueduct Allowance, 3d Turfway Park Likely Exchange S., L. Dam of-

NEFERTINI (Empire Maker). 5 wins from 7½f to 8¼f, US$316,320, Aqueduct Go for Wand H., Gr.2, Monmouth Beach S., L, 2d Belmont Heatherten S., L, 3d Belmont Turnback the Alarm H., Gr.3, 4th Monmouth Molly Pitcher S., Gr.2.

Trading. Winner at 7f in U.S.A. Dam of-

AWESOME CHIC (Awesome Again). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$216,028, Tampa Bay Downs Florida Oaks, Gr.3, Gasparilla S., L, 3d Ocala Breeders' Sale Sprint S. (3yof), L, Aqueduct Feel the Beat S., L. Dam of-

AWESOME SLATE (Summer Bird). 4 wins-3 at 2-from 3½f to 8½f to 2017, Northlands Park Canadian Juvenile S., L, 2d Northlands Park Birdcatcher S., L.

Good Opportunity. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of-

Take It. Unraced. Dam of-

TAKE IT ALL (Catcher in the Rye). 3 wins from 1700m to 2000m in Argentina, La Plata Clasico Jose Pedro Ramirez, Gr.3, 2d San Isidro G.P. 25 de Mayo, Gr.1, Clasico Cocles, L, 3d Palermo Clasico General Belgrano, Gr.2.

Gambling Fool. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

ZAFOLIA (Gone West). 4 wins from 1600m to 2300m, Mainichi Broadcasting System Sho Kyoto Yonsai Tokubetsu, L, 2d Hakodate Kinen, L. Sire.

Tricky Game. Raced twice. Dam of-

KING CUGAT (Kingmambo). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1m to 11f, US$1,293,782, Arlington Classic S., Gr.2, Belmont Jamaica H., Gr.2, Bowling Green H., Gr.2, 2d Arlington Park Secretariat S., Gr.1, Belmont Turf Classic S., Gr.1, Manhattan H., Gr.1, Churchill Downs Turf Classic S., Gr.1, Saratoga Sword Dancer H., Gr.1. Sire.

Commodities. 2 wins at 7f, 1m, Keeneland Allowance 4YO+m. Dam of-

REY DE CAFE (Kingmambo). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 5½f to 9f, US$302,638, Belmont Hill Prince S., Gr.3, Churchill Downs American Turf S., Gr.3, Keeneland Bourbon County S., L, 3d Keeneland Transylvania S., Gr.3. Sire.

EL CRESPO (A.P. Indy). 2 wins at 8½f, 9f, US$238,162, Gulfstream Park Palm Beach S., Gr.3, 2d Churchill Downs Jefferson Cup, Gr.2, Saratoga Saranac S., Gr.3, 3d Arlington Classic S., L.

TRICKY CAUSEWAY (Giant's Causeway). 11 wins from 7½f to 11f, US$417,201, Belmont Awad S., L, 2d Louisiana Downs Unbridled H., L.

Trophy Point. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Phoenix Bird. 2 wins at 1400m in Japan. Dam of-

STRONG GARUDA (Dance in the Dark). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, 86,751,000¥, Fukushima Radio Nikkei Sho, Gr.3, Tokyo Edelweiss S., 3d Hakodate Tomoe Sho, L, 4th Hakodate Tomoe Sho, L.

Limiter Break. Unraced. Dam of-

NOT FORMAL (Vermilion). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, 82,475,000¥, to 2017, Nakayama Fairy S., Gr.3, Tokyo Freeway S., 2d Sapporo Clover Sho, 4th Sapporo Hokkaido Shimbun Hai Queen S., Gr.3.


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