Kiss And Make Up
B 2013 16.2 HH - More Than Ready (USA) x Fashions Afield
$16,500 inc. GST
“In his short career (just three starts), Kiss And Make Up showed such brilliance and speed. He has a perfect colt’s temperament, he is good natured, intelligent, easy to work with and has a wonderfully competitive spirit. I look forward to purchasing his progeny,” trainer Gai Waterhouse.
A superb colt with pedigree and performance, Kiss and Make Up has the distinction of being the only horse to defeat Champion 2YO and Golden Slipper winner Capitalist as a juvenile, surging away from him to win the Group II ATC Todman Stakes (1200m) by more than two lengths in 1:09.57 seconds.
Bred and sold at Magic Millions by John Singleton’s renowned Strawberry Hill Stud, Kiss and Make Up is bred in the purple being by champion sire More Than Ready from Champion 2YO Filly Fashions Afield, winner of the AJC Sires Produce Stakes and Flight Stakes.
- Won the Group II ATC Todman Stakes, a race won by top class sires General Nediym, Exceed and Excel, Charge Forward, Written Tycoon, last year’s Champion First Season Sire Smart Missile and Golden Slipper winners Pierro and Vancouver.
- Broke his maiden on debut at Canterbury over 1200 metres beating subsequent stakes-winner Detective and Group I winning filly Foxplay.
- By champion sire More Than Ready, the sire of over 160 stakes-winners worldwide and sire of Golden Slipper winning current leading sire Sebring.
- From top class Australian speed female family and dam is by champion sire Redoute’s Choice