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Better Than Ready Wins Listed Brian Crowley Stakes
Vinery Stud shuttler & former Australian Champion 2YO Sire More Than Ready (Southern Halo-Woodman's Girl, by Woodman) added a black-type success when the colt Better Than Ready (More Than Ready-Sally's World, by Agnes World) scored by 0.3-length for Queensland trainer Kelly Schweida in the $100,000 Listed Brian Crowley Stakes (1200m) for 3YOs at Randwick, over the fillies Jolie Bay (Fastnet Rock-Legally Bay, by Snippets) & Brave Soul (More Than Ready-Soul Singer, by Danehill). Originally a $120,000 weanling consigned by Edinburgh Park at the 2010 Magic Millions National Sale & subsequently a $140,000 yearling consigned by Newgate Farm at the 2011 Inglis Easter Sale in Sydney, Better Than Ready took his record to 4 wins & a placing from 6 starts for $165,000 earnings.