Star Of Africa


Sire: More Than Ready

Dam: Rock of Fortune

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Aug 30th, 2014

Country: Australia

Silks: Red, Yellow Stars And Halved Sleeves, Red Cap With White Newgate Logo


Career Record: 2-2-0-0

  • Prizemoney
    $66,440.00
  • Wins
    100.0 %
  • Place
    0.0 %

Pedigree

 

 STAR OF AFRICA (AUS)

 

Bay coltFoaled in 2014

SireSouthern HaloHaloHail to Reason
MORE THAN READY (USA) Northern SeaNorthern Dancer
1997Woodman's GirlWoodmanMr. Prospector
  Becky be GoodNaskra
DamFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
ROCK OF FORTUNE (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2007FortunataDr GraceSir Tristram
  ExtraditeBletchingly

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 2167 rnrs, 1586 wnrs, 176 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

Rock of Fortune, by Fastnet Rock. Winner at 1000m, 2d ATC TJ's Champagne Bar P., 3d MRC Chairman's S., L, ATC Goodbye Tension Hello Pension P. Half-sister to CHIC CHOICE. Dam of two named foals, both raced-

Star of Africa (c. by More Than Ready). Winner. See below.

Fortunately (f. by More Than Ready). Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

Fortunata, by Dr Grace. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m, STC Golden Slipper Festival March H., Rockdale H., 2d AJC Angst H., L, James HB Carr S., L. Half-sister to TWIGLET (dam of EASY ROCKING, FAIRY KING PRAWN, CREVETTE), FACILE. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

CHIC CHOICE (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, SAJC Waterford Crystal Laelia S., L. Dam of-

In Plain Sight. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, WATC Seacorp H., 2d WATC Seacorp H., 3d WATC Westspeed H.

Rock of Fortune (Fastnet Rock). Winner. See above.

First Channel. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in 2016-17, SAJC Holdfast Insurance P.

Aria Pura. Unraced. Dam of-

Hugin. 7 wins to 1400m, Niigata Inazuma S., Iide Tokubetsu.

 

3rd dam

Extradite, by Bletchingly. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m, AJC Veuve Clicquot S., STC Parramatta H., 2d STC Birthday Card H., L, 3d AJC Analie H., L. Three-quarter-sister to SELSEY. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

TWIGLET (Twig Moss). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$247,620, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, AJC Reginald Allen H., L, NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., L, AJC Key H., VRC Matron S., 2d VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3, AJC Ruling Ways H., 4th AJC Hobartville S., Gr.2, Light Fingers S., Gr.3, SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.3. 2001 Aust. Broodmare of the Year. Dam of-

FAIRY KING PRAWN (Danehill). Horse of the Year in Hong Kong in 1999-2000 & 2000-01. Champion Sprinter in Hong Kong in 1998-99, 1999-2000 & 2000-01. Champion Miler in Hong Kong in 1999-2000 & 2000-01. 12 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, HK$26,497,587, 97,864,000¥, 1,464,000Dhs, Tokyo Yasuda Kinen, Gr.1, Hong Kong Sprint, L, HKJC Stewards' Cup, L, Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, L, Chairman's Prize, L-twice, Happy Valley Trophy, L, National Day Cup, TVB Cup, Country Club Challenge Cup., 2d Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, Nad al Sheba Dubai Duty Free S., Gr.2, HKJC Chairman's Prize, L, Sha Tin Vase, L, Centenary Cup, L, Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, L.

EASY ROCKING (Barathea). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$887,135, VRC Salinger S., Gr.1, AJC Challenge S., Gr.2, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, AJC Kindergarten S., Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., Gr.3, 2d BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, AJC San Domenico S., Gr.2, Up & Coming S., Gr.2, Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2, VATC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, AJC TJ Smith S., Gr.3, Leger H., 3d VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, AJC Stan Fox S., Gr.2. Sire.

CREVETTE (Danehill). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1350m, A$214,830, SAJC Oaklands P., L, Walter Brown S.H., L, VRC Red Roses S., L, 2d MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3, MRC Twilight Glow S., L. Dam of-

COSMIC ENDEAVOUR (Northern Meteor). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$1,447,280, ATC Canterbury S., Gr.1, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr.1, ATC Sapphire S., Gr.2, BRC Dane Ripper S., Gr.2, Scone RC Inglis Guineas, L, ATC Irresistible Pools & Spas H., Australian Turf Club 2YO P., 2d ATC PJ Bell S., Gr.3, Guy Walter S., Gr.3, 3d Hawkesbury RC Darley Crown, Gr.3, 4th ATC Triscay S., Gr.3, MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3, ATC Darby Munro S., L.

Pimpinella. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m, STC Spring Valley Fruitsation H., Slipper Pavilion H. Dam of-

ANISE (General Nediym). 2 wins at 2, A$325,220, ATC Kindergarten S., Gr.3, 2d ATC San Domenico S., Gr.3, Maurice McCarten S., L, Scone RC Ortensia S., L, 3d MRC Heath S., Gr.3, VRC Gucci S., L.

Dora Maar. Unraced. Dam of-

MRS KIPLING (Exceed and Excel). 2 wins at 2, TRC Elwick S., L, 2d SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.3. Producer.

Sacha Royale. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, MVRC La Precast H., MRC Beechcraft H. Dam of-

ANA ROYALE (Anacheeva). 2 wins at 1400m, 2500m, A$281,620, in 2016-17, SAJC South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3, 2d MVRC Jeep City Hawk H., 3d BRC Queensland Derby, Gr.1, SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1, MRC Vobis Gold Reef.

FACILE (Godswalk). 7 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$347,620, QTC Lightning H., Gr.3, BATC FAI S., L, STC Heritage S., L, MVRC Childrens Palace H., QTC Kirks Lemonade H., 2d BATC Coca-Cola Classic, Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., Gr.3, 3d STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, AJC Brian Crowley S., L.

Fortunata (Dr Grace). 2 wins. See above.

Stella's Pantry. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

Moreton Bay (Zabeel). 4 wins from 1600m to 1950m, A$147,655, Yarra Valley Cup, MVRC Essendon Mazda P., 3d MRC Heatherlie H., L, VRC Hong Kong Jockey Club S., L.

 

Race Record: 1 Starts 1-0-0 A$21,970.

Winner at 1100m in 2017-18, ATC All Too Hard at Vinery H.