Mr Optimistic

Mr Optimistic

Sire: Domesday

Dam: Be Positive

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Sep 27th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: White, Green Crossed Sashes, Red Sleeves And Cap


Laurel Oak Norman (Mgr: L J Mihalyka), Boeara Holdings (Mgr: Mrs D A Dunphy), S P Reilly, M J Birrell, A N Fitzgerald, Mrs S M Ridgway, A Mavridis, Miss S J Collins, W H A Rigg, P A Innes, Club Number One (Mgr: L J Mihalyka), Mrs N C Birrell & B D Bryant

Career Record: 27-3-4-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    11.1 %
  • Place
    29.6 %





Bay coltFoaled in 2012

SireRed RansomRobertoHail to Reason
DOMESDAY (AUS) ArabiaDamascus
2002In the PastZafonicGone West
  VictorianaStorm Bird
DamAnabaaDanzigNorthern Dancer
BE POSITIVE (AUS) BalbonellaGay Mecene
2005Red BloodedHennessyStorm Cat
  TanginaA.P. Indy

DOMESDAY (AUS) (Brown 2002-Stud 2006). 2 wins at 2, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2. Sire of 315 rnrs, 166 wnrs, inc. SW Pressday (BRC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1), Doctor Doom, Domesky, Divorces, Antelucan, Cailin Miss, Sunset Rock, Backgammon, SP Italy, Supara, Whatalovelyday, Giresun, Nextanix, Mr Optimistic, Actuariat, All I Survey, Boom Box, Cathy's Mark, Ducal Castle, Heavy, Last Day, Abstract, Exchanges, Sakitto and of Dynamic Day, Profit Share, etc.


1st dam

BE POSITIVE, by Anabaa. 4 wins to 1400m, A$180,440, VRC National Jockey Celebration Day Victoria P., Gr.3, 2d MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, Aare H., 3d AJC Sporting Chance Cancer Foundation Golfers 2YO H., MRC Holmesglen 2YO H., City of Glen Eira H. Dam of two foals, one to race, inc:-

Mr Optimistic (c. by Domesday). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

RED BLOODED, by Hennessy. Unraced. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 4 winners-

BE POSITIVE (Anabaa). 4 wins. See above.

Without a Shadow. 6 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$174,985, to 2014-15, Goulburn DRC Sera Country Championship Qualifier, 2d ATC Harvey Norman H., 3d Albury Guineas, 4th Canberra RC National Sprint H., L.

No Bad Blood. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$135,425, ATC Freddy McGlynn Farewell H., 2d ATC More Than Ready H., De Bortoli Wines H., Big Sports Breakfast H., 3d ATC Good Luck Socceroos H., Tooheys New H., McGrath Estate Agents H., Canterbury Park H.-twice.

Military Blonde. Winner at 1100m, STC Grand Pavilion P. Dam of-

Precocious. Winner at 2 in 2014-15 in Aust.

The Red Baron. Placed in Aust.

Marley and Me. Placed at 3, 2d SAJC Irish Day August 22nd H., Spring Gully P., P., H., 3d SAJC Brecknock Insurance Brokers H., Provideo P. Dam of-

Marley's Mission. Winner at 1300m in 2014-15 in Aust.


3rd dam

TANGINA, by A.P. Indy. Unraced. Half-sister to CHALEE (dam of NEVER CAN TELL), HIPPOMENES, Bedimpled (dam of SWISS ECHO). Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Gundy Gal. 4 wins at 1200m, 1800m, BRC Hamilton Hotel P.

Galicano. 7 wins from 1000m to 1800m in Aust.

Hope Johanna. 2 wins at 1400m, 1450m in South Africa.

Angelic Star. Winner at 1100m in 2014-15 in Aust.


4th dam

BERIBBONED, by Well Decorated. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Half-sister to PARADE GROUND, PARADE LEADER, SPEED DIALER (dam of HIGH SPEED ACCESS, STORM ALERT), TRICKY CREEK, EVERHOPE, WAVERING GIRL (dam of MILITARY, GLENCO KID), Matriarch (dam of STAR OF VALOR, FLEET WAHINE), Swiss Asset, Battle Hymn (dam of GOLD HISTORY, IZE IN TROUBLE), Will To (dam of YOU BET). Dam of 12 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

CHALEE (Storm Bird). 2 wins at 1200m, A$90,100, VRC Red Roses S., L, VATC Inglis Premier Yearling Sales S., L, 3d VRC Moomba P., L, VATC Brian Green H., Hyderabad Race Club H. Dam of-

NEVER CAN TELL (War Pass). 2 wins at 2, A$147,770, ATC Canonbury S., L, Sydney Markets Sprint 2YO S., 3d MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H.

HIPPOMENES (Leo Castelli). 7 wins-2 at 2-to 6½f, Churchill Downs Kentucky Breeders' Cup S., L, Allowance, Keeneland Allowance, 2d Laurel Primer S., L, 4th Monmouth Sapling S., Gr.2.

Bedimpled. Unraced. Dam of-

SWISS ECHO (Don't Say Halo). 7 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$261,865, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3, AJC Fairfield Advance Welter H., Noel Murless H., STC Fairfield RSL Club Welter H., Bert Lillye Welter Cup, AJC Captain Cook H., 2d AJC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, STC Star Alliance Welter H., WATC November Swan Draught Railway S., 3d AJC Bill Ritchie H., Gr.3, STC Korea Racing Association Trophy H.

Songfest. Unraced. Dam of-

BETTER THAN EVER (French Deputy). Champion 2YO, 3YO & 4YO in Singapore. Champion Miler in Singapore in 2010 & 2011. 17 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$111,000, S$2,561,420, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, Singapore Guineas, Sgp-1, Singapore TC Kranji Mile, Sgp-1-twice, Raffles Cup, Sgp-1, Singapore 3YO Classic, Sgp-2, Singapore 3YO Sprint, Sgp-3, Jumbo Jet Trophy, Sgp-3, Steward's Cup, Sgp-3, Three Rings Trophy, Sgp-3-twice, Polytrack Mile Championship, Sgp-3, Merlion Trophy, Sgp-3, Novice H., Graduation S., 3YO S., 2d Manawatu Challenge S., Gr.3, Singapore Derby, Sgp-1, Singapore TC Patron's Bowl, Sgp-1, Stewards' Cup, Sgp-2, 3d ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, 4th Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, Singapore TC Jumbo Jet Trophy, Sgp-3.


Race Record: 6 Starts 1-0-2 A$35,500.

Winner at 2 in 2014-15, Ipswich TC Tradies Day P., 3d SCTC Bruce McLachlan Memorial Classic, L.