Bred: Darley (Ky.)
Dam: Sahara Gold, by Seeking the Gold
Better Lucky made her debut at Aqueduct, breaking her maiden by 4 1/4 lengths. She continued to be successful at Belmont, winning an allowance race and the Grade 2 Sands Point Stakes. She placed in multiple stakes races, before finishing the 2012 season with a win in the Grade 1 Matriarch Stakes.
Heading into 2013 she placed in the Grade 1 Jenny Wiley and Longines Just a Game Stakes, and the Grade 3 Noble Damsel Stakes. The Ghostzapper filly brought home a win in the Grade 1 First Lady Stakes at Keeneland.