Pluck, by More Than Ready, takes the Breeders' Cup Juvenile TurfPICTURE: EDWARD WHITAKER
Ready leading juvenile sire in US and Australia
VINERY stallion More Than Ready has become the first to be crowned champion sire of juveniles in both the US and Australia.
The son of Southern Halo sired the winners of both the fillies' and colts' Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf races, and this is the second time he hasbeen leading two-year-old sire in Australia.
More Than Ready also sired consecutive Magic Millions winners in Australia in 2008 and 2009.
His fee for this year is $40,000, raised from $30,000 in 2010, and hit a peak of $60,000 in 2008.