Hard To Come By

Hard To Come By

Sire: All Too Hard

Dam: Homerette

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Sep 24th, 2015

Country: Australia





Foaled 24th September 2015

SireCasino PrinceFlying SpurDanehill
ALL TOO HARD (AUS) Lady CapelLast Tycoon
2009HelsingeDesert SunGreen Desert
DamGrand SlamGone WestMr. Prospector
HOMERETTE (USA) Bright CandlesEl Gran Senor
2003Bien SucreEnds WellLyphard
  Sweet DilemmaFoolish Pleasure

ALL TOO HARD (AUS) (Bay 2009-Stud 2013). 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$2,288,200, ATC All Aged S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, CF Orr S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, 2d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Black Caviar (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1-twice). Sire of SW Curdled (Qld Tatt's RC Winning Edge S., L), SP All Too Huiying, Mystic Empire and of Eclair Sunshine, The Mighty Fed, Aberro, Sasso Corbaro, Too Easy Bro, All Too Royal, All Too Sweet, Allied Power, Hard Faith, Hard Ruler, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

HOMERETTE, by Grand Slam. 4 wins from 6f to 8½f, US$263,411, Aqueduct Flat Fleet Feet S., L, Saratoga Irish Linnet S., L, Belmont Allowance, 2d Aqueduct Affectionately H., L, Belmont Terreavigne S., L, 3d Belmont Bouwerie S., L, 4th Aqueduct Affectionately H., L, Rare Treat H., L, Rokeby Rose S., L, Squan Song S., L, Belmont Irish Actress S., L. Half-sister to DULCE DE LECHE. This is her sixth foal. Dam of three foals to race, all winners-

Didnt Even Kiss Me (f. by Murtajill). 3 wins at 1400m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Paws Up (f. by Posse). 2 wins at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Clear Creedence (Midshipman). Winner at 2 in 2017, 3d Prairie Meadows Iowa Sorority S., L.

King Deuce. 2 wins at 6f in 2017, 3d Prairie Meadows Gray's Lake S.

Tried to Tell U So (c. by Borrego). Winner at 1m in U.S.A.


2nd dam

Bien Sucre, by Ends Well. 3 wins from 6f to 8½f, Aqueduct Allowance, Belmont Allowance, 3d Aqueduct Park Avenue S., L. Sister to It's a Gherkin (dam of BANROCK, FINLANDIA). Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, all winners, inc:-

DULCE DE LECHE (Distant View). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1800m, Finger Lakes Wadsworth Memorial H., L, Chantilly Prix du Mont de Po, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix La Fleche, L, Arlington Park Dr. Fager S., L, 3d Hawthorne Overage S., L.

HOMERETTE (Grand Slam). 4 wins. See above.

Le Bourget. 5 wins at 6f, Aqueduct Allowance, Belmont Allowance, Saratoga Allowance.

Idle American. 4 wins at 1m, 8½f, US$269,998, Aqueduct Allowance-twice, 4th Aqueduct Alex M Robb S., L.

Weekwee. 4 wins at 6f, 1m in U.S.A.

Crepe au Sucre. 3 wins at 1m, 8¼f in U.S.A.

Roadside Kisses. Winner at 2 in Canada.

Sweet Victory. Winner at 2 in U.S.A.

Webejamminmon. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A.


3rd dam

SWEET DILEMMA, by Foolish Pleasure. Winner at 7f in U.S.A. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Bien Sucre (Ends Well). 3 wins. See above.

Sweetest Ending. 4 wins in U.S.A. Producer.

It's a Gherkin. 3 wins from 1m to 9f, Belmont Allowance-twice. Dam of-

BANROCK (Go for Gin). 12 wins from 1m to 11f, US$830,815, Belmont Mohawk S., L, Kingston H., L-twice, Ashley T Cole H., L-twice, Thunder Puddles S., L, Saratoga West Point H., L-twice, Aqueduct Allowance, Belmont Allowance, 2d Monmouth S., L, Monmouth Battlefield S., L, 3d Aqueduct Red Smith H., Gr.2, 4th Belmont Mohawk H., L, Naskra's Breeze S., L, Saratoga West Point S., L.

FINLANDIA (Royal Anthem). 5 wins from 1m to 9f, US$326,015, Belmont Ticonderoga H., L, Saratoga Yaddo H., L, Belmont Allowance-twice, 2d Belmont Mount Vernon H., L, Saratoga Yaddo H., L, 3d Aqueduct Beaugay H., Gr.3, Belmont Irish Actress S., L. Producer.

Fearnley. Winner at 8¼f in U.S.A.

Grand Cherokee. Winner at 1m in U.S.A.


4th dam

SWEET JULIET, by Gallant Romeo. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Half-sister to RIVER ESTATE, Burst of Sound (dam of BURSTING FORTH), Head On (dam of WORLD CLASS SPLASH). Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Musical Juliet. 3 wins in U.S.A.

Lord Montague. 3 wins in U.S.A.


5th dam

BROADSIDE, by Stage Door Johnny. 2 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to Capture the Flag, Sound Alarm (dam of IRISH ALARM), Mary Read (dam of STONE WHITE). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, all winners, inc:-

RIVER ESTATE (Pirate's Bounty). 3 wins-1 at 2, Golden Gate Rocket Review H., L, 2d Bay Meadows West Twelve Ranch S., L, Golden Gate Doonesbury H., L, 3d Pleasanton Alameda County Futurity, L.

Burst of Sound. 11 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

BURSTING FORTH (Alwasmi). 10 wins from 7f to 1½m, US$524,474, Colonial Downs All Along S., Gr.3, Keeneland Bewitch S., Gr.3, Monmouth Matchmaker S., Gr.3, 2d Pimlico Gallorette H., Gr.3.

Sound of the West. 3 wins from 8½f to 1¼m, Saratoga Allowance, 4th Belmont Coaching Club American Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

CATALINA WAY (Congaree). 8 wins from 6f to 8½f, Hawthorne Peach of It H., L, 2d Hawthorne Peach of it H., L.

TINSEL TIME (More Than Ready). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 6½f, Hawthorne ITBOF Sales Graduate S. (f), L, 4th Great Lakes Downs Regret S., L. Producer.

Head On. 4 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

WORLD CLASS SPLASH (Bucksplasher). 7 wins-2 at 2, Arlington Park Round Table H., Gr.3, My Trip S., L, Hawthorne Illinois Coronet H., L, 2d Arlington Park Golden Act S., L.