Too Good to Refuse 6yo Chestnut Colt

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Full Race Record for

TOO GOOD TO REFUSE (AUS) 2012 Chestnut gelding
by Rothesay - Alyssa Jean, by Dodge

 

(in Australia)

AgeRuns1st2nd3rdEarnings
2411-A$24,400
312312A$273,000
413151A$185,650
57--1A$19,500
Totals:36574A$502,550
04/Oct/20148th of 9
(15.5)
GCTC Sequalo Legacy 2YO P., A$96,500, 900m, time 0:52.10. Track good(3). Carried 56.50kg. Wicked Intent was 1st and Redsson 2nd and Lim's Charge 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster. Jockey: B El-Issa.
27/Feb/20152nd of 5
(0.8)
SCTC Gold Training 2YO Maiden P., A$19,500, 1200m, time 1:13.83. Track heavy(8). Carried 57.00kg. Flying Sand was 1st and Monaco Playboy 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster. Jockey: Daniel Griffin.A$5,500
05/Jul/20151st of 11Beaudesert RC XXXX 2YO Maiden P., A$25,700, 1200m, time 1:10.44. Track good(3). Carried 57.00kg. Aussie Jack was 2nd and Ralph the Dragon 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster. Jockey: R Fradd.A$18,900
25/Jul/20157th of 13
(1.1)
SCTC Access Insulation 2YO H., A$75,500, 1200m, time 1:12.78. Track soft(7). Carried 54.00kg. Most Important was 1st and Monaco Playboy 2nd and Craiglea Wandoo 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster. Jockey: R Fradd.
15/Aug/20153rd of 11BRC Brandons H., A$93,000, 1640m, time 1:38.80. Track good(3). Carried 54.00kg. Honesta was 1st and Wack'em 2nd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster. Jockey: R Fradd.A$10,000
05/Sep/20151st of 12
(1.3)
BRC Barry Nilsson Lawyers H., A$93,000, 1350m, time 1:18.31. Track good(3). Carried 54.00kg. Most Important was 2nd and Vaulting Ambition 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster. Jockey: R Fradd.A$66,100
19/Sep/20151st of 6
(3.5)
BRC Brisbane Marriott Hotel H., A$100,000, 1650m, time 1:42.08. Track soft(7). Carried 59.00kg. Arthur le Roi was 2nd and Lady Athena 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster. Jockey: R Fradd.A$66,100
10/Oct/20155th of 10
(1.7)
ATC (Randwick) Spring Champion S., Gr.1, A$505,000, 2000m, time 2:02.85. Track good(3). Carried 56.50kg. Vanbrugh was 1st and I'm Belucci 2nd and Man of Choice 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M, D M, B G & T J Nolan. Jockey: R Fradd.A$10,000
16/Jan/20163rd of 16
(0.9)
SCTC Coastline BMW X6M H., A$75,500, 1200m, time 1:12.36. Track soft(5). Carried 59.00kg. Privlaka was 1st and Miri Miri 2nd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M, D M, B G & T J Nolan. Jockey: R Fradd.A$10,000
30/Jan/20164th of 14
(2.5)
BRC Membership H., A$68,500, 1350m, time 1:19.58. Track soft(6). Carried 59.00kg. Privlaka was 1st and Most Important 2nd and Legal Procedure 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Fradd.A$2,600
20/Feb/201612th of 13
(7.7)
ATC (Rosehill) Hobartville S., Gr.2, A$402,000, 1400m, time 1:22.56. Track good(3). Carried 56.50kg. Press Statement was 1st and Le Romain 2nd and Beauty Generation 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Fradd.
02/Apr/20165th of 14
(3.8)
BRC Andrew Goves 40th Birthday H., A$70,500, 1350m, time 1:18.95. Track good(4). Carried 57.00kg (allowance -2.00kg). Fiery Heights was 1st and Havasay 2nd and Stella Ombra 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: Beau Appo.A$1,200
16/Apr/20161st of 11
(0.4)
Toowoomba Guineas, A$110,000, 1625m, time 1:39.30. Track good(3). Carried 57.00kg. Havasay was 2nd and Shotacross the Bow 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Wiggins.A$72,500
30/Apr/20162nd of 14
(0.1)
BRC Gunsynd Classic, Gr.3, A$135,500, 1630m, time 1:38.55. Track good(4). Carried 57.00kg. Cylinder Beach was 1st and Havasay 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Wiggins.A$32,000
21/May/20165th of 16
(2.5)
BRC Fred Best Classic, Gr.3, A$125,000, 1350m, time 1:18.86. Track good(3). Carried 57.00kg. Counterattack was 1st and Takedown 2nd and Perfect Dare 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Wiggins.A$2,500
11/Jun/201613th of 18
(5.5)
BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, A$403,500, 1600m, time 1:34.13. Track good(4). Carried 57.00kg. Tsaritsa was 1st and Denmagic 2nd and Sold for Song 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Wiggins.
05/Nov/20162nd of 12
(0.3)
BRC Queensland X-Ray H., A$60,000, 1110m, time 1:03.08. Track good(3). Carried 54.00kg. Prompt Return was 1st and Wicked Intent 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: J Byrne.A$10,800
19/Nov/20161st of 11
(1.8)
BRC Keith Noud H., L, A$100,000, 1200m, time 1:10.01. Track good(3). Carried 54.00kg. Sony Legend was 2nd and Most Important 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: J Byrne.A$64,000
03/Dec/20165th of 11
(3.6)
BRC George Moore S., Gr.3, A$200,000, 1200m, time 1:09.86. Track good(3). Carried 54.00kg. Most Important was 1st and Coolring 2nd and Trubia 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: J Byrne.A$4,000
17/Dec/20162nd of 8
(1.3)
BRC Lough Neagh S., L, A$150,000, 1350m, time 1:17.16. Track good(3). Carried 54.00kg. Most Important was 1st and Miss Cover Girl 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: J Byrne.A$30,000
31/Dec/20164th of 13
(2.4)
BRC Buffering H., A$150,000, 1300m, time 1:15.76. Track good(3). Carried 54.50kg. Most Important was 1st and Ninth Legion 2nd and Monsieur Gustave 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: J Byrne.A$6,000
18/Feb/20172nd of 6
(3.8)
BRC Jim Beam H., A$60,000, 1200m, time 1:10.70. Track good(3). Carried 58.50kg. Upstart Pride was 1st and Flying Riddle 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: J Byrne.A$10,800
04/Mar/20177th of 8
(8.7)
ATC (Randwick) Canterbury S., Gr.1, A$490,000, 1300m, time 1:20.00. Track heavy(10). Carried 59.00kg. Le Romain was 1st and Chautauqua 2nd and Hauraki 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: T Angland.A$5,000
17/Mar/20174th of 10
(5.7)
Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, A$151,400, 1400m, time 1:23.79. Track soft(6). Carried 54.00kg. Happy Clapper was 1st and Got Unders 2nd and Kellyville Flyer 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: C W Brown.A$6,750
01/Apr/20172nd of 6
(0.8)
BRC Brumby Sunstate H., A$60,000, 1615m, time 1:39.29. Track heavy(8). Carried 56.00kg. Brazen Moss was 1st and Dance of Heroes 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: Daniel Griffin.A$10,800
22/Apr/20178th of 12
(3.8)
BRC Tails H., L, A$100,000, 1600m, time 1:35.96. Track soft(5). Carried 55.00kg. Single Gaze was 1st and Col 'n' Lil 2nd and Cantbuybetter 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: Ron Stewart.
30/May/20171st of 7--trial--BRC Barrier Trial, 1000m. Tansy was 2nd and Lyricist 3rd.
10/Jun/20172nd of 16
(0.1)
BRC Hinkler H., L, A$100,650, 1200m, time 1:09.52. Track good(4). Carried 57.00kg. Miss Gunpowder was 1st and Jimmy Rea 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Fradd.A$20,000
24/Jun/20173rd of 13
(1.8)
Qld Tatt's RC WJ Healy S., Gr.3, A$175,000, 1200m, time 1:09.60. Track good(4). Carried 55.00kg. Burning Passion was 1st and Irish Constabulary 2nd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Fradd.A$17,500
01/Jul/201711th of 13
(3.7)
SCTC Glasshouse H., L, A$176,500, 1400m, time 1:24.61. Track soft(5). Carried 56.00kg. Monsieur Gustave was 1st and Snippets Land 2nd and Man of His Word 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Fradd.
14/Oct/20176th of 11
(2.2)
BRC Bartons H., A$60,000, 1200m, time 1:09.55. Track good(4). Carried 57.50kg. Hopfgarten was 1st and Supreme Effort 2nd and Divine Service 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: R Fradd.
28/Oct/20179th of 11
(5.7)
BRC Kartaway H., A$60,000, 1200m, time 1:08.67. Track good(4). Carried 56.50kg. Hi I'm Back was 1st and Cantbuybetter 2nd and With a Promise 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: Matthew Mc Gillivray.
25/Nov/20174th of 16
(2.8)
Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L, A$102,500, 1350m, time 1:18.82. Track good(4). Carried 54.00kg. Crack Me Up was 1st and Torgersen 2nd and Hopfgarten 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: Anthony Allen.A$4,000
09/Dec/20176th of 15
(1.9)
BRC Brisbane H., L, A$100,000, 1600m, time 1:36.31. Track good(4). Carried 54.00kg. Cantbuybetter was 1st and Hopfgarten 2nd and Zahspeed 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: D Dunn.
09/Jun/20184th of 11
(3.1)
BRC Hinkler H., L, A$100,823, 1200m, time 1:10.91. Track heavy(8). Carried 54.00kg. Savanna Amour was 1st and Missile Coda 2nd and Sony Legend 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: J Byrne.A$5,000
26/Jun/20181st of 5--trial--BRC Barrier Trial, 1000m. Downloading was 2nd and Fish Bones Fry 3rd.
06/Jul/20183rd of 11
(3.1)
Rockhampton JC Newmarket H., A$100,000, 1300m, time 1:20.32. Track soft(7). Carried 57.50kg. Peacock was 1st and Executed 2nd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: James Orman.A$10,500
28/Jul/201811th of 12
(13.0)
BRC Kohan and Chet H., A$70,000, 1350m, time 1:18.28. Track good(3). Carried 57.00kg. Sabkhat was 1st and Stella Ombra 2nd and Desmon's Pride 3rd. Trainer: Desleigh Forster. Owner: Ms D J Forster, B M Nolan, Mrs D M Nolan & B G Nolan. Jockey: James Orman.

 

 TOO GOOD TO REFUSE (AUS)

 

Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2012

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
ROTHESAY (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2006SchiaparelliWoodmanMr. Prospector
  Canny LassBletchingly
DamDodgeCanny LadBletchingly
ALYSSA JEAN (AUS) DamzelleZamazaan
2003ConqueredStar WatchBletchingly
  Victory HeightsSir Tristram

ROTHESAY (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 4 wins-1 at 2, Queensland Guineas, Gr.2. Sire of 315 rnrs, 184 wnrs, inc. SW Havasay (Clarence River JC Ramornie H., L), In His Stride, Too Good to Refuse, SP Over Exposure, Gem of Scotland, Scottish Rogue and of Guntantes, Macewen, Trail of Glory, Bring it Home Pop, Chapter and Verse, Beloso, Kit de Luca, Prioritise, Jacksay - Fionesay (H.K.), Oberland, Shadow Lawn, Shotacross the Bow, Say I Cee You, etc.

 

1st dam

ALYSSA JEAN, by Dodge. Winner at 1350m, 2d BTC Jacobs Creek Sparkling P., QTC CE Risk Safety & Security H., 3d BTC Mitty's P., Eventide Nursing Home H. Half-sister to CONQUERED DREAM, WAR OF THE WORLDS - ROYAL DELIGHT (H.K.). Dam of seven named foals, six to race, three winners, inc:-

TOO GOOD TO REFUSE (g. by Rothesay). 5 wins. See below.

Whistling Win (g. by Golden Archer). 4 wins at 1000m, 1100m to 2018, Singapore TC Singapore Silver Horseshoe S., Class 3 H., Class 4 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Maple Leaf S., 3d Singapore TC Class 3 H.

Jet Fighter (g. by Jet Spur). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Couldn't Refuse (g. by Rothesay). Placed at 2 in 2018-19, 2d BRC Jim Beam Black Carnival Ball 2YO H.

 

2nd dam

CONQUERED, by Star Watch. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2000m, STC Gosford Race Club 2YO H. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

WAR OF THE WORLDS - ROYAL DELIGHT (H.K.) (Commands). 6 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$100,600, HK$4,335,000, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, HKJC Premier Bowl H., L, 1200m-in track record time, AJC Narellan Gardens H., STC Night Racing is Back H., HKJC Mount Butler H., Chinese Recreation Club Challenge Cup, 2d HKJC Canberra H., 3d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Kowloon Cricket Club Centenary Cup H.

CONQUERED DREAM (Commands). 3 wins at 1800m, 2000m, R187,875, Turffontein Nijinsky Derby Trial, L.

Little John. 4 wins to 1400m to 2018-19, Ipswich TC Dr Mervyn Fish Memorial H.

Victorix. 3 wins from 1400m to 1650m, VRC Glencoe H., SAJC Cheney Dutton Volvo H. Dam of-

Molopo. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m, TRC Cadbury Favourites H., 2d TTC Happy Mothers Day 2YO H., TRC WB Kitchener H., Home Loan Shop H., Love 'em Ingham H., TTC Shaw Contracting H., Cool 'n' Black P., 3d TRC Relish Catering H. Dam of-

Quest Master. 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$105,450, TTC Veolia Environmental Services Cup, McCrimmon Insurance H., Newstead Hotel H., Coates Hire H.-twice, 2d Devonport RC Palentino Tasbred H., 3d TTC PFD Foodservices 3YO Classic, Launceston Mitsubishi H., TRC RSL Centenary Cup.

Asterix. 3 wins at 1100m, 3d VRC The Cove Hotel H.

Harsh Brown. Winner at 1200m, HKJC Midland Renowned Investors H., 2d HKJC Audemars Piguet Lady Jules Audemars H.

Alyssa Jean. Winner. See above.

Gang. Winner at 1350m, 2d QTC Scomeld H., Kyoto H., Macau H., BTC City Pacific Finance H.

Grand Chapter. 4 wins at 900m, 1000m in Aust.

 

3rd dam

VICTORY HEIGHTS, by Sir Tristram. 2 wins at 1600m, 2d STC Padstow H. Three-quarter-sister to MAPPERLEY HEIGHTS, NOBLE HEIGHTS, ROYAL HEIGHTS, half-sister to Princess Romilda. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Conquered. 2 wins. See above.

 

4th dam

MOUNTAIN HEIGHTS, by Rocky Mountain. Unraced. Half-sister to BATTLE HEIGHTS, ARCTIC HEIGHTS, GOLD HEIGHTS (dam of NOBLE HEIGHTS), MONTY, Claudine (dam of MAPPERLEY HEIGHTS, ROYAL HEIGHTS). Dam of 15 foals, 13 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Princess Romilda (Amalgam). 3 wins at 2000m, 2400m, STC Bon Terre H., 2d Sydney Turf Club Cup, Gr.2, 3d NSW Tatt's RC Tattersall's P., L. Producer.

Mount Tryst. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1400m, Gosforth Park Fillies H. Dam of-

Alpine Beauty. Winner at 1600m, 3d SAJC Victoria Park H. Dam of-

ADVENTADOR (Fast 'n' Famous). 7 wins at 1200m, NZ$277,150, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, Levin S., L, Hawkes Bay NZ Bloodstock Leasing & Finance Sprint H., Rush Munro's Spring Carnival H., 2d Otaki Maori RC Hunting & Fishing H., Hawkes Bay The Desert Gold Club H., Great Things Grow Here H., Swiss Ace Sprint H., WRC Owners Function H., 3d Hawkes Bay City of Napier Sprint H., L, Manawatu RC Guthrie Bowron H.

WINNING GLORY (One Cool Cat). 8 wins from 1300m to 2300m, A$520,000, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3, 2d ATC Tattersalls Club Cup, L, 3d ATC Premier's Cup, L, Winter Challenge H., L.

ALPINE DELIGHT (Bluebird). 9 wins from 1800m to 2400m, NZ$110,650, Southland RC Invercargill Gold Cup, L-twice, 2d Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, Gr.3. Dam of-

ALPINE HEIGHTS (Spartacus). 12 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$224,838, WRC Trentham S., Gr.3, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, L, CJC Hornby Working Men's Club Founders Cup, 2d CJC Spring Classic, L.

Southern Heights. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

HONEY RIDER (Pins). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, NZ$86,075, Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, 2d Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3, Wanganui JC Castletown S., L.

Lovers Knot. Unraced. Dam of-

VIEWED (Scenic). Champion Stayer in Australia in 2009. 9 wins from 1300m to 3200m, A$6,006,530, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.2, AJC Japan Racing Association P., L, STC Solo Lemon Lime Welter H., Theraces.com.au Welter H., AJC Thirsty Merc Live H., STC Manildra Group H., 2d STC Ranvet S., Gr.1, AJC Dulcify H., L, 3d STC BMW S., Gr.1, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1.

Love to Honor (Honor Grades). 2 wins at 1550m, 1650m, STC Wentworthville H., 3d AJC Keith MacKay H., L. Dam of-

Seven Year Itch. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

SCRATCHY LASS (U.S. Ranger). 10 wins from 1000m to 1700m, A$364,970, to 2017-18, Oakbank S., L, SAJC Holdfast Insurance H.

Ebony Heights. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Dam of-

Ihadadream. Winner at 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

PENDLETON (Rip Van Winkle). 4 wins from 1600m to 2400m in 2017-18, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, L, CJC Winning Edge Presentations H.

 

Race Record: 36 Starts 5-7-4 A$502,550.

5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1650m, A$502,550, BRC Keith Noud H., L, Brisbane Marriott Hotel H., Barry Nilsson Lawyers H., Toowoomba Guineas, 2d BRC Gunsynd Classic, Gr.3, Lough Neagh S., L, Hinkler H., L, Queensland X-Ray H., Brumby Sunstate H., Jim Beam H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC WJ Healy S., Gr.3, BRC Brandons H., Rockhampton JC Newmarket H., SCTC Coastline BMW X6M H., 4th Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L, BRC Hinkler H., L.