Fabulous Fran

Sire: More Than Ready

Dam: Forget the Weather

Colour: Bay or Brown

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Nov 21st, 2015

Country: Australia


Watson Racing (Mgr: G R Watson), C Chapple, Mrs F Watson, S M Maguire, M Maguire, M W Boots, P G Bayliss, Mrs C Cerinich, D Morris, Bold Front Runners (Mgr: C P Bingham) & Half Guinnessy (Mgr: G J Vickers)

Career Record: 11-1-4-0

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    9.1 %
  • Place
    36.4 %





Foaled 21st November 2015

SireSouthern HaloHaloHail to Reason
MORE THAN READY (USA) Northern SeaNorthern Dancer
1997Woodman's GirlWoodmanMr. Prospector
  Becky be GoodNaskra
DamStormy AtlanticStorm CatStorm Bird
FORGET THE WEATHER (USA) Hail AtlantisSeattle Slew
2008Wedded BlissHis MajestyRibot
  Wedding PictureBlushing Groom

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 2149 rnrs, 1578 wnrs, 173 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

FORGET THE WEATHER, by Stormy Atlantic. 2 wins at 5f in U.S.A. Half-sister to EVER AFTER, EXTROVERT, WEDLOCK. This is her second live foal. Dam of one foal to race-

Bella Vella (f. by Commands). Winner at 2 in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

Wedded Bliss, by His Majesty. 3 wins from 6f to 8½f, Aqueduct Allowance, 3d Turfway Park Fairway Fun S., L, Woodlands Park Miss Kansas City H., 4th Fairmount Park Miss St Louis H., L. Half-sister to WINGED VICTORY, PUZZLED LOOK, SERVICE STRIPE, WHERE'S THE RING, Wedding Vow (dam of BROKEN VOW, THRESHOLD), With This Ring (dam of I THEE WED), Constant Companion (dam of FOREVER TOGETHER). Dam of 9 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

WEDLOCK (Maria's Mon). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 9f, Delaware Park Vincent A Moscarelli Memorial S., L, Churchill Downs Allowance-twice, Keeneland Allowance, 2d Delaware Park Kelso S., L, 4th Churchill Downs Northern Dancer H., L, Meadowlands Summing S., L.

EVER AFTER (Kris S). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, US$240,678, Churchill Downs Edgewood S., L, Ellis Park Audubon Oaks, L, Woodbine Allowance, 2d Keeneland Appalachian S., L, 4th Arlington Park Pucker Up S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Every Way (City Zip). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, US$222,254, 2d Arlington Park Pucker Up S., Gr.3, Hatoof S., L, Canterbury Park Minnesota HBPA Distaff S., L, Sam Houston Park Jersey Lilly S., L, 3d Woodbine Mazarine S., Gr.3, 4th Arlington Park Modesty H., Gr.3, Fair Grounds Rachel Alexandra S., Gr.3, Retama Park La Senorita S., L.

EXTROVERT (Wild Again). 13 wins from 5½f to 1¾m, Prairie Meadows I-80 H., L.

Do Not Disturb. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Gonna Fly Now (Rockport Harbor). 2 wins at 6½f, 3d Del Mar Pat O'Brien S., Gr.2, 4th Santa Anita Sprint Championship S., Gr.1.

Hold All Calls. Placed at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Golden Roses. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Diannestillworks (Scat Daddy). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 8½f, 3d Aqueduct Busanda S., L, Laurel Wide Country S., L.


3rd dam

WEDDING PICTURE, by Blushing Groom. 8 wins at 6f, Saratoga Revidere H., L, Suffolk Downs Pinafore S., L, Belmont Allowance-twice, Saratoga Allowance-twice, 2d Monmouth Candy Eclair S., L, 4th Garden State Process Shot H., L. Half-sister to TONKA WAKHAN, Strike a Balance (dam of PEAKS AND VALLEYS, ALTERNATE), Vogueing (dam of RADICAL RILEY). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

WINGED VICTORY (Nijinsky). 5 wins from 8½f to 1½m, Gulfstream Park Fort Lauderdale H., Gr.3, Haydock July Trophy, L, Gulfstream Park Allowance-twice, 2d Royal Ascot King Edward VII S., Gr.2, 3d Churchill Downs Turf Classic S., Gr.1. Sire.

SERVICE STRIPE (Deputy Minister). 10 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, Detroit Pontiac H., L, Remington Park Best of the West H., 2d Detroit Beau Genius H., L, 3d Thistledown Isi Newborn Memorial H., L, 4th Remington Park Sprint Championship H., L. Sire.

PUZZLED LOOK (Gulch). 7 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f, Woodlands Park Plaza H., L, 2d Canterbury Park Hoist Her Flag S., L, Prairie Meadows Before Dawn S., L, Remington Park Sequoyah H., L, 3d Arlington Park Safely Kept S., L, 4th Remington Park Purcell S., L. Dam of-

Temple Place (Sadler's Wells). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 8¼f to 17f, Haydock Bank of Scotland Corporate H., 3d Chester Vase, Gr.3, Ascot Autumn S., Gr.3, Newmarket Feilden S., L.

WHERE'S THE RING (Seeking the Gold). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 6½f, Remington Park Chuck Taliaferro Memorial S., L, Keeneland Allowance, 2d Oaklawn Park Count Fleet Sprint H., Gr.3. Sire.

Wedded Bliss (His Majesty). 3 wins. See above.

Wedding Vow. Winner at 9f in U.S.A. Dam of-

BROKEN VOW (Unbridled). 9 wins from 7f to 9f, US$725,296, Monmouth Philip H Iselin H., Gr.2, Keeneland Ben Ali S., Gr.3, Delaware Park RRM Carpenter Jr Memorial S., L, Monmouth Skip Away S., L, Pimlico Sir Barton S., L, 2d Meadowlands Cup, Gr.2, Keeneland Fayette S., Gr.3, 3d Gulfstream Park H., Gr.1, Suffolk Downs Massachusetts H., Gr.2. Sire.

THRESHOLD (Homebuilder). 20 wins-3 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, US$286,339, Detroit Commencement S., L, Renaissance S., L, Southfield S., L, 2d Detroit Piston H., L, Tampa Bay Downs Inaugural S., L.

Vow That Binds. 2 wins at 8¼f in U.S.A. Dam of-

ALWAYS IN MY HEART (Hennessy). 6 wins from 7½f to 8½f, Sam Houston Park Sam Houston Distaff S., L, 2d Prairie Meadows Wild Rose S., L, 3d Keeneland Valley View S., Gr.3, Prairie Meadows Iowa Distaff S., L. Producer.

With This Ring. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

I THEE WED (Affirmed). 8 wins from 5½f to 8¼f, US$496,199, Woodbine Nearctic H., Gr.2, Allowance-3 times, 3d Woodbine Bold Venture H., L, 4th Woodbine Vigil H., Gr.3.

Constant Companion. Unraced. Dam of-

FOREVER TOGETHER (Belong to Me). Champion Turf Female in USA in 2008. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, US$2,957,639, Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf S., Gr.1, Keeneland First Lady S., Gr.1, Saratoga Diana S., Gr.1-twice, Gulfstream Park Forward Gal S., Gr.2, Keeneland Jenny Wiley S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Just a Game S., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Gamely S., Gr.1, Keeneland Beaumont S., Gr.2, Jenny Wiley S., Gr.2, Woodbine Canadian S., Gr.2, 3d Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf S., Gr.1, Belmont Just a Game S., Gr.1, Keeneland First Lady S., Gr.1, Saratoga Diana S., Gr.1, Woodbine Canadian S., Gr.2. Producer.

Princess Patricia (Aptitude). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 5½f, 6½f, 3d Sunland Park Oaks, L, Ruidoso Downs Aspen Cup Thoroughbred S., L, Zia Park Serena Overnight S., L. Producer.