2020 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 500

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Lime Country Thoroughbreds, Burradoo, NSW (As Agent for Makybe)
Sire: Written Tycoon (AUS)
Dam: Makybe Diva (GB)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Filly
DOB: 14 September 2018
Buyer: Viking Racing/DGR Thoroughbred Services Pty Ltd (FBAA), NSW $500,000

Significant Pedigree Updates

Closely related to Touch of Mink (2014.f. by Not a Single Doubt-La Dolce Diva, by Fusaichi Pegasus-Makybe Diva).
3rd MRC (Caulfield) Ladbrokes Cash Out H.
Closely related to WONDER KID - JOLLY BANNER (H.K.) (2011.g. by Lonhro-Valkyrie Diva, by Jade Robbery-Tugela).
4th HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy Gr.3

Account of LIME COUNTRY THOROUGHBREDS, Burradoo, NSW. (As Agent for Makybe)

Lot 500 (100% GST)             BAY FILLY                    Stable W 15

Foaled 14th September 2018                          Branded :  nr sh; 17 over 8 off sh






Last Tycoon

Try My Best



Party Miss



Miss Entertainer





Desert King







Never Bend




WRITTEN TYCOON (AUS) (Chestnut 2002-Stud 2007). 2 wins at 2, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2. Leading Aust. Sire of 2YOs 2015-16. Sire of 654 rnrs, 478 wnrs, 29 SW, inc. SW Capitalist (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Written By, (La) Luna Rossa, Tycoon Tara, Music Magnate, Despatch, Booker, Howmuchdoyouloveme, Super Cash, Winning Rupert, Rich Enuff, Sexy Eyes, Tyzone, Pippie, Written Dash, Trump, Vibrant Rouge, etc.


1st dam

MAKYBE DIVA, by Desert King. Australian Horse of the Year twice. Champion stayer in Australia in 2003-04 & 2005-06. Champion middle distance horse in Australia in 2005-06. Head of The 2005-06 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 15 wins-6 in succession-1400m to 3200m, $14,526,685, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1-3 times, STC BMW S., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, (2000m course record), AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.2, MRC Memsie S., Gr.2, Werribee Cup, L, VRC Jezabeel H., 2d MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2-twice, MRC St George S., Gr.2, 3d STC BMW S., Gr.1, Ranvet Rawson S., Gr.1, MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3, 4th MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1. Half-sister to MUSKET, VALKYRIE DIVA (dam of WONDER KID - JOLLY BANNER (H.K.), C'EST BEAU LA VIE, WALES), LA AMISTAD, Shadowofexcellence. This is her ninth foal. Her eighth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of seven foals to race, five winners, inc:-

Divanation (f. by All Too Hard). 2 wins at 1625m, 1750m to 2018-19, 2d MRC Bill Collins H., SAJC Sepoy at Darley H., 3d Warrnambool Cup, L.

Surrey (g. by High Chaparral). Winner at 1600m, 2d Waikato RC Mid-Winter Christmas Lunch 7 July H., Seafood Bazaar H.

Taqneen (g. by Lonhro). 2 wins at 1600m.

Rockstardom (g. by Galileo). 2 wins at 1600m, 2025m.

Demand Attention (f. by Starspangledbanner). Winner at 2027m in 2018-19.

La Dolce Diva (f. by Fusaichi Pegasus). Unplaced. Dam of-

Touch of Mink (Not a Single Doubt). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, $190,690, ATC Supporterhub H., 3d Moonee Valley Fillies Classic, Gr.2.

2nd dam

TUGELA, by Riverman. Raced twice. Dam of 11 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

MAKYBE DIVA (Desert King). 15 wins. See above.

MUSKET (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins 1200m to 1600m, $308,250, STC Shannon S., Gr.2, 2d AJC Japan Racing Association P., L, STC Royal Parma S., L, Sky High S., L, 4th Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3. Sire.

VALKYRIE DIVA (Jade Robbery). 8 wins 1200m to 1700m, $208,275, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2. Dam of 5 winners-

WONDER KID - JOLLY BANNER (H.K.) (Lonhro). 7 wins-3 in succession-1000m to 1400m, $1,994,867, to 2018-19, HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy H., Gr.3, 2d HKJC National Day Cup, Gr.3.

C'EST BEAU LA VIE (Bernardini). 5 wins 1000m to 1600m, $244,100, SAJC Laelia S., L, 3d SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1.

WALES (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2040m, $217,110, MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, 2d Ballarat Cup, L.

LA AMISTAD (Redoute's Choice). 6 wins-3 in succession-2100m to 3200m, $337,240, ATC WJ McKell Cup, L, VRC Andrew Ramsden S., L.



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