Second Best

Second Best

Sire: Demerit

Dam: Silver Success

Gender: Mare

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 20th, 2014

Country: Australia

Silks: Lt. Blue, Red Maltese Cross, Lt. Blue Cap


Mrs M Keay, P D Braimbridge, P G Hockey

Career Record: 5-1-0-0

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    20.0 %
  • Place
    0.0 %





Black or Brown mareFoaled in 2014

DEMERIT (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike
2006ShameScenicSadler's Wells
  ShamayilSpectacular Bid
DamSuccess ExpressHold Your PeaceSpeak John
SILVER SUCCESS (AUS) Au PrintempsDancing Champ
1999Silver RobeElusive QuestBe My Guest
  La ModeBagalot

DEMERIT (AUS) (Brown 2006-Stud 2011). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3. Half-brother to SP Evander. Sire of 104 rnrs, 62 wnrs, inc. SW Agent Pippa (WATC Gimcrack S., Gr.3), Kiss Bang Love, SP Spangled Impact, Ngawi, Arrum Boy, Yeah Dardy and of Special Reward, Yindi, Minus Looks, Puteri Jewel, Danny George, Get the Vibe, Denim Pack, Double Digit, Fille de Merit, If Only, Lorentinio, Anisau, Bergio, Detango, Faulty, etc.


1st dam

SILVER SUCCESS, by Success Express. Winner at 1200m, 2d QTC Mr Shannon H. Sister to PATTERNS, three-quarter-sister to Annbari. Dam of five named foals, four to race, all winners, inc:-

Endeavouring (f. by Dehere). Winner at 2, AJC Landa Park H.

Venus Ebony (f. by Demerit). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m in 2016-17, 3d WATC Carbine Club WA Members H.

Silver Serena (f. by Dane Shadow). Winner at 1600m, 3d WATC Amelia Park H.

Second Best (f. by Demerit). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

SILVER ROBE, by Elusive Quest. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m in Aust. Half-sister to Fashionville, Sacred Model (dam of MODELLO). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

PATTERNS (Success Express). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$246,150, VATC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, Konami Australia Pty Ltd 2YO H., STC Four 'n' Twenty H., Middletons Moore & Bevins H., 2d MVRC Champagne S., Gr.2, 3d VATC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3. Dam of-

Newcastle Miss. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m, 3d ATC Combined Rotary Clubs H.

Annbari (Mossman). Winner at 2, 2d GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, L, BTC Calendar Xpress QTIS 2YO H. Producer.

Scoot. 5 wins to 1400m, BTC Home Buyers' H., 4th SCTC Sunshine Coast Guineas, L.

Stormrider. 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$107,375, AJC Cabra-Vale Diggers Golf Club H., STC Citrus H., Opal Industrial H., 2d STC Better Choice Home Loans Welter H., AJC Aureole Welter H., Allunga Welter H., STC Malolo Island Fiji H., Flexi Betting H., 3d STC Golden Slipper Festival Flying Welter H., AJC Star City H., STC Auswide Interiors & Lafarge Welter H., Go the Blues 2YO H., Priestly & Morris H.

Trounce - Rayson (Mac.). 4 wins to 1500m in Macau, 2d MRC Biscay H., STC 2YO H., 3d Macau Race Horse Owners Association Bowl, 4th BTC Champagne Classic, Gr.2, Macau Guineas Prelude, L.

Wipeout. Winner at 1000m, 2d STC Ruse Tavern H.

Silver Success. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

LA MODE, by Bagalot. Unraced. Half-sister to Babaki (dam of PRIDE OF KELLINA, CANDY IS DANDY). Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Fashionville (Meriville). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, MVRC Night Patrol H., 3d VRC Vanity S., L, MVRC Glen Orla H., VATC John Payne H.

Sacred Model. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, VATC Forina H., 2d MRC Artillerie H., 3d VRC Wrap Around H., MVRC Carlton Draught Flying H. Dam of-

MODELLO (Snitzel). 8 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$323,460, WATC Birthday S., L, Westspeed 3YO H., Irish Day at Belmont Park H., Crown Perth Sprint H., Way to Go Troy Smith H., Westspeed H.-twice, 2d WATC Westspeed 3YO H., H., 3d WATC Birthday S., L, Westralian Drillers H., Crown Metropol H., Crown Opening Day H.


4th dam

FASHION GREY, by Wilkes. Winner at 4½f in Aust. Three-quarter-sister to MERRY MINSTREL, Dusty Road (dam of CHINA GARDEN), Sonnambula (dam of PEEPING), half-sister to Camento (dam of ROYAL TREATMENT). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

Paris Label. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, STC Warrimoo Graduation S., 2d AJC Sunset H., STC Artarmon H., Punchbowl H., Impulsive Graduation S., Wiggle Graduation S., 3d STC Blackett H., WATC Rydalmere Graduation S. Producer.

Babaki. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

PRIDE OF KELLINA (Pago Pago). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$98,625, VATC Schweppes Cup, Gr.3, Christmas H., L, VRC Roma H., MVRC Tarago H., VATC Liberal H., 2d VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, VRC Black Douglas S., L, VATC Barton H., L, 3d VATC Marlboro Cup, Gr.1, VRC Straight Six H., L, VATC Herald Sprint H., L, Macalister Welter H., Orrong H., 4th VRC Moomba Plate, Gr.3, Bobbie Lewis H., L, Rupert Steele S., L. Sire.

CANDY IS DANDY (Noalcoholic). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 1000m, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, 2d VRC Breeders' Spring S. (c&g), L, 3d MVRC Red Anchor S., L, Super Sandwich Maker H.


Race Record:

Winner at 1050m in 2017-18 in Aust.