Written Tycoon/Makybe Diva (GB) 18


Written Tycoon/Makybe Diva (GB) 18

Sire: Written Tycoon

Dam: Makybe Diva (GB)

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 2 yo

Foaled: Sep 14, 2018

Country: AUS

Sale info: Lot 500 at

Purchase price: AUD 550,000  (Price is inclusive of GST but does not include current costs)

Horse Description:


A daughter of a LEGEND! This is a beautiful filly with a pedigree that needs no introduction! This was the first yearling out of MAKYBE DIVA that really appealled to Anthony and he had to have her! Throughout the days at the sale, she remained cool, composed and the epitome of professionalism.

An extremely limited oppertunity remains to be a part of history and involved with this filly by WRITTEN TYCOON.


Price: $550,000





Bay filly       Foaled 14th September 2018 

WRITTEN TYCOON IglesiaLast Tycoon (Ire)Try My Best
Party MissKenmare (Fr)Kalamoun
Miss EntertainerVain
Desert King (Ire)Danehill (USA)Danzig
Tugela (USA)RivermanNever Bend

WRITTEN TYCOON (AUS) (Chestnut 2002-Stud 2007). 2 wins at 2, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2. Leading Sire of 2YOs in Aust. in 2015-16. Sire of 688 rnrs, 507 wnrs, 31 SW, inc. 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, Teleplay, Sexy Eyes, Tyzone, Pippie, Written Dash, Trump, Vibrant Rouge, Hot Dipped, etc.


1st dam

MAKYBE DIVA (GB), by Desert King (Ire). 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 from 1400m to 3200m, A$14,526,685, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1-3 times, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, STC BMW S., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, 2000m-in track record time, 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, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, MRC Memsie S., Gr.2, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.3. 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. Dam of 7 foals to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Divanation (f by All Too Hard) 2 wins at 1650m, 1750m, A$75,600, to 2018-19, 2d MRC Bill Collins H., SAJC Sepoy at Darley H., 3d Warrnambool Cup, L, MVRC Gallagher Bassett H.

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

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

 Rockstardom (g by Galileo (Ire)) 2 wins at 1600m, 2050m in Aust.

 Demand Attention (f by Starspangledbanner) Winner at 2050m in 2018-19 in Aust.

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

Touch of Mink (f Not a Single Doubt) 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$199,190, ATC Supporterhub H., 2d ATC Owners H., Casino Prince at Vinery H., 3d Moonee Valley Fillies Classic, Gr.2, ATC Owners Benefits Card H., Half Yearly Membership H., ANZ Bloodstock News H., Tab.com.au H., MRC Ladbrokes Cash Out H.


2nd dam

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

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

MUSKET (c Redoute's Choice) 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$308,250, STC Shannon S., Gr.2, AJC Wales Truck Repairs Welter H., National Jockeys Celebration Day H., STC Spring Carnival H., 2d AJC Japan Racing Association P., L, STC Royal Parma S., L, Sky High S., L, 3d STC Fairfield RSL H., Furniture One Group H., 4th Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3. Sire.

VALKYRIE DIVA (f Jade Robbery) 8 wins from 1200m to 1700m, A$208,275, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, MRC Shirley Evans H., Solution H., VRC Sunny Lane H., MRC Chatham H., 2d MRC Leonia Harcourt's 40th Birthday H., 3d MRC Waranton H., 4th VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2. Dam of 6 winners-

WONDER KID - JOLLY BANNER (H.K.) (g Lonhro) 7 wins to 1400m, A$22,000, HK$11,885,200, to 2018-19, HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy H., Gr.3, Kwangtung Cup, MRC (Mornington) Toronado at Swettenham P., HKJC La Colline H., Chevalier Senior Housing H., Tin Shui Wai H., Hopeful Future for Youth H., 2d HKJC National Day Cup, Gr.3, 3d HKJC Oriental Watch Sha Tin Trophy, Gr.2, 4th HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, Gr.3, Premier Cup, Gr.3.

C'EST BEAU LA VIE (f Bernardini) 5 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$244,100, SAJC Laelia S., L, Holdfast Insurance H., Schweppes P., Oakbank RC Harcourt Adelaide Hills H., 2d SAJC Schweppervescence S., Gr.3, Graeme Conron H., 3d SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1, 4th MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.2, SAJC Hill Smith S., L.

WALES (c Redoute's Choice) 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2050m, A$217,110, MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, MVRC Campolina H., MRC Catanach's Jewellers H., 2d Ballarat Cup, L, MVRC World Racing Tours H., 3d MRC Le Pine Funerals H.

LA AMISTAD (f Redoute's Choice) 6 wins from 2100m to 3200m, A$337,240, ATC WJ McKell Cup, L, VRC Andrew Ramsden S., L, ATC Pro-Ride H., 2d ATC City Tattersalls Club Cup, L, 3d VRC Lexus S., Gr.3, Hawkesbury RC Rowley Mile H., L, 4th ATC Hill S., Gr.2. Producer.

Shadowofexcellence (g Redoute's Choice) 3 wins from 1400m to 2100m, 3d VRC Super Impose S., L.

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