2021 Gold Coast National Weanling Sale

Lot: 385

Type: Weanling
Vendor: Gilgai Farm, Nagambie, Vic
Sire: Written By (AUS)
Dam: Holy Cow (AUS)
Colour: Chestnut
Sex: Colt
DOB: 03 August 2020
Buyer: This lot was withdrawn
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Holy Spirit (2017.f. by Deep Field-Holy Cow, by Teofilo-Mermaid Island).
3rd Pakenham RC Watch Live on Sportsbet Maiden P.
From the same family as HARAJUKU (2018.f. by Deep Impact-Phaenomena, by Galileo-Caumshinaun).
1st Saint-Cloud Prix Cleopatre Gr.3

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Account of GILGAI FARM, Nagambie, Vic.

Lot 385 (100% GST)  CHESTNUT COLT              Stable L 3

Foaled 3rd August 2020                             Branded : nr sh; 2 over 0 off sh





Written Tycoon


Last Tycoon

Party Miss


Yau Chin



Tilla's Daughter







Sadler's Wells



Mermaid Island


Storm Bird


Indian Ridge


WRITTEN BY (AUS) (Chestnut 2015-Stud 2019). Champion 2YO Colt in Australia in 2017-18. 6 wins at 2–1000m to 1200m, A$1,808,700, MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.3, MRC Blue Sapphire S., Gr.3, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, Skyline Education Foundation P., 2d MRC WJ Adams S., L, 4th ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1. Same family as SW Pins, SW Nips, etc. His oldest progeny are foals.


1st dam

Holy Cow, by Teofilo. 3 wins at 1600m, $106,375, MVRC Slickpix H., MRC Swettenham Stud H., MVRC Melbourne Signage Concepts P., 3d SAJC Centaurea S., L, MRC Cove Hotel H., 4th MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, VRC Cap d'Antibes S., L, MVRC William Crockett S., L. Half-sister to ONDINA. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a yearling. Dam of one foal to race.

2nd dam

Mermaid Island, by Mujadil. Winner at 2 at 1m, 2d Gowran Park Victor McCalmont Memorial S., L. Half-sister to NIGHTIME (dam of GHAIYYATH, ZHUKOVA), Phaenomena (dam of KING OF KOJI). Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

ONDINA (Manhattan Rain). 3 wins at 1350m, 1600m, $106,460, SAJC Laelia S., L, ATC Michelle Dunn H., 3d ATC Cal Rei H. Producer.

Holy Cow (Teofilo). 3 wins. See above.

Data Point. 2 wins at 1400m, $151,750, 4th ATC Carbine Club S., Gr.3.

Poinsettia. Placed at 2 in Ireland. Dam of-

Dalton Highway. 5 wins 1¼m to 20½f, €129,893, to 2020, Curragh Irish Stallion Farms H., Boodles H., 2d Curragh Irish Cesarewitch H.

3rd dam

CAUMSHINAUN, by Indian Ridge. Champion Older Female Miler in Ireland in 2001. 5 wins 6f to 1m, Cork Platinum S., L, Curragh Summer Fillies H., 4th Curragh Minstrel S., Gr.3. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, all winners, inc:-

NIGHTIME (Galileo). 2 wins at 1m, 8¾f, €235,912, Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Dam of 5 winners-

GHAIYYATH (Dubawi). Horse of the Year in Europe in 2020. Head of the 2020 WTR. 9 wins-2 at 2 and 4 in succession-1600m to 2414m to 2019-20, York International S., Gr.1, Newmarket Coronation Cup, Gr.1, Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, Baden-Baden Grosser Preis von Baden, Gr.1.

ZHUKOVA (Fastnet Rock). Champion Older Female in Europe in 2016 (Int.). 7 wins-4 in succession-1¼m to 1½m, €421,459, Belmont Man o' War S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Enterprise S., Gr.3, Naas Blue Wind S., Gr.3, Curragh Alleged S., L, Cork Noblesse S., L, Galway Oyster S., L.

Sleeping Beauty (Oasis Dream). Winner at 1¼m, 3d Navan Salsabil S., L. Dam of 3 winners-

Irish Territory (Declaration of War). Winner at 1m, 2d Saratoga With Anticipation S., Gr.3.

Mermaid Island (Mujadil). Winner. See above.

Phaenomena. 2 wins at 11f, 1½m, Newmarket Prestige Vehicles H. Dam of-

KING OF KOJI (Lord Kanaloa). 5 wins-4 in succession-1600m to 2500m, $1,582,039, to 2020, Tokyo Meguro Kinen, Gr.2.

Harajuku (Deep Impact). Winner at 2 at 1400m in 2020, Chantilly Prix de la Butte Blanche, 2d ParisLongchamp Prix d'Aumale, Gr.3.



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