Ruby Red Socks

Sire: Von Costa de Hero

Dam: Commands a Smile

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Sep 27th, 2014

Country: Australia



Career Record: 4-0-0-1

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  • Place
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Bay fillyFoaled in 2014

SireEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
VON COSTA DE HERO (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
2005PiavonicScenicSadler's Wells
  Piave GirlBrave Salute
COMMANDS A SMILE (AUS) Cotehele HouseMy Swanee
2003Hey SmileZeditaveThe Judge
  Vanity TimeLunchtime

VON COSTA DE HERO (AUS) (Bay 2005-Stud 2010). Winner at 2, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2. Out of SW Piavonic. Sire of 106 rnrs, 50 wnrs, inc. SW Lord von Costa (VRC AR Creswick Series Final S., L), SP Sea Spray and of Lady Selkirk, Jurasound, Big Red Costa, Everyday Hero - Hero Champion (Sing.), Someday One Day, Zefiro, Golden Century, Nouvelle Again, Von Classic Hero, Vonus, Abriola, Annrhon, Robert de Hero, Definia, Heroic Rock, Nuclear Hero, etc.


1st dam

COMMANDS A SMILE, by Commands. 4 wins to 1550m, A$106,610, AJC Randwick Betting Auditorium H., STC Night of Champions H., 2d AJC Beechwood Grange H., 3d STC Summer Racing H., Freeway Republic Beer H., De Bortoli Wines H. Dam of four named foals, two to race, inc:-

Over and Back (g. by Domesday). Winner at 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.

One of the Kind (g. by Reset). Placed at 3 in 2015-16 in Aust.


2nd dam

HEY SMILE, by Zeditave. Unraced. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Commands a Smile. 4 wins. See above.

Vain and Bold. Winner at 1200m, STC De Bortoli Noble One H., 3d SAJC Hop Skip & Dump H., STC Ascot Winter Special H., Bradley Photographers H., Peppers Whitsundays H.

Hey Yeah. Unraced. Dam of-

Hey I'm Ready. Winner at 900m in 2016-17 in Aust.


3rd dam

VANITY TIME, by Lunchtime. Unraced. Sister to FICKLE HOSTESS, half-sister to ZABARRA, Name in Vain. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Raid and Rule. 12 wins-2 at 2-to 1500m, A$221,120, STC St Johns Park Bowling Club H., AJC Dubbo H., STC AAMI 2002 Golden Slipper Ball 2YO H., Cathay Pacific Airways Series H., 2d AJC Longines H., STC MTA P., 3d City Tatt's RC Rose of Tralee H., STC Young Members Raceday 2YO H., Sunday Telegraph H., AJC Blue Legend H., National Telecoms Cup H., STC St John's Park Bowling Club H.

Aracena. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1350m, AJC Maurice Lacroix Tomorrows Classic 2YO H.

Bekisharp. 2 wins at 1000m, 3d SAJC Malaysia Airlines P. Dam of-

Benny's Halo (Benicio). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$237,176, WATC Westspeed 2YO P.-twice, 2d WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2, Perth S., L, 4th WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3.

Push to Pass. 7 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$134,980, to 2016-17, WATC Schweppes H., 2d WATC Stone Motherless on Saturdays H., Pinjarra RC L Jeffery Accountants H., 3d WATC Australia Day BBQ H., Mumm Champagne H., Yellowglen H., Skyracing.TV Provincial Championship H.

Elated Chorus. 2 wins at 1000m in Aust.

Jericho Jerry. Winner at 2 in Aust.

Vain at Heart. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Zovanity. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Producer.


4th dam

VAINDARRA, by Vain. 5 wins at 2, A$99,080, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Gimcrack S., Gr.3, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.3, AJC Governor Macquarie H., STC Hability Industries H., 2d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Dam of 12 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

FICKLE HOSTESS (Lunchtime). 3 wins at 2, A$179,920, STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, AJC Governor Macquarie H., STC Chester H., 2d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, 4th STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Dam of-

Abeel Hostess (Zabeel). 5 wins at 1400m, 1800m, A$156,010, AJC Nohra Smallgoods Distributors H., Hyperno H., Red Jester H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Tattersall's Club Cup, L, STC Premier's Cup, L. Producer.

Marfickle. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$111,350, STC Sunkist H., AJC Smeaton Grange H., STC Tuesdays' Slave Millinery H., 2d STC Choice Homes H. Producer.

ZABARRA (Zabeel). 8 wins from 1100m to 1900m, A$463,700, AJC Bill Ritchie H., Gr.3-twice, STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, STC Cody Outdoor H., Southern Cross Series Final, AJC Divide & Rule H., STC Makinson & d'Apice Solicitors H., 2d STC Neville Sellwood S., L, 3d Gosford Gold Cup, Gr.3.

Name in Vain (Godswalk). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1350m, STC Courtney's Brasserie H., Rockdale H., 2d AJC Noholme H., Arrowmaster Giftware H., STC Steyne Hotel 2YO H., 3d AJC Canonbury S., L.

Vaindarra's Way. 5 wins from 1500m to 1600m, A$86,028, AJC Gordon Richards Welter H., STC Strathfield H., Nureyev H., Punchbowl H.

The Redeemer. Winner at 1200m, AJC Exchange H., 2d STC Springwood H., 3d STC 3YO H.

Nassidarra. Raced once. Dam of-

Royal Request. 9 wins from 1100m to 2400m, A$339,494, to 2016-17, Darwin TC Northern Territory Derby, SAJC Adelaide Cup Raceday H., Hughes Chauffeured Limousines. H., 2d Darwin TC Darwin Cup.


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