Sire: Written Tycoon

Dam: Sonic Animation

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Oct 11th, 2010

Country: Australia

Silks: White, Black And Orange Diamonds Bands And Diamonds Armbands, Orange Cap


G A Chapman, M P Heffernan, T L Clark, Mrs S Ceglar & J J Armstrong





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2010

SireIglesiaLast TycoonTry My Best
2002Party MissKenmareKalamoun
  Miss EntertainerVain
DamMiesque's SonMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
1999MisunderstandingPalace MusicThe Minstrel
  ExtravaganceArch Sculptor

WRITTEN TYCOON (AUS) (Chestnut 2002-Stud 2007). 2 wins at 2, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2. Leading Aust. First Season Sire 2010-11. Sire of 285 rnrs, 192 wnrs, 11 SW, inc. Howmuchdoyouloveme (MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2), Rich Enuff, Tycoon Tara, Written Dash, Trump, Vibrant Rouge, It is Written, Grand Tycoon, Stoker, Written Up, Danger Close, SP Novel Dancer, Press Report, Andre Roo Hoo, Masthead, Prestigious Miss, Music Magnate, etc.


1st dam

SONIC ANIMATION, by Miesque's Son. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to BELMONTE. Dam of four named foals, two to race, inc:-

Escebee (g. by Written Tycoon). 5 wins. See below.

Xylene (f. by Delago Brom). Placed at 3 in Aust.


2nd dam

Misunderstanding, by Palace Music. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$110,495, MVRC Westons H., VATC Archie Yuille H., SAJC Kiltrice H., 2d VRC Devon Park Stud S., Gr.3, SAJC Gepps Cross Auto H., VATC Skilled Engineering P., SBS Radio H., MVRC Tabaret H., SAJC Mr Zeisel H., VATC Agua Caliente H., 3d VATC Black Shoes H., MVRC Lady of Racing Trophy H., SAJC Greg Phillips H. Half-sister to SERENDIPITY. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

BELMONTE (Singspiel). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$427,690, BTC Doomben Classic, Gr.3, Rough Habit P., Gr.3, AJC Carbine Club S., L, Coffs Harbour Cup, 2d QTC Phil Sullivan H., L, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, L, AJC Kinglock H., Blue Legend H., 3d Kilmore Cup, L, MRC Luxury Preferred Royal Ascot Tour H., STC Nivea Visage Welter H., De Bortoli Wines Welter H., 4th Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Open Mile, L, STC Sky High S., L.

General Confusion. 6 wins to 1400m, A$128,878, WATC H., Festival of Perth Racing H., Schweppervescence H., Westspeed 3YO H., H., 2d WATC H., Jeff Mouritz' Gas & Air H., 3d WATC Pink's Total Hygiene Package H., Selangor Turf Club Trophy H., AJ McEvoy 30th Birthday H., Wine Appreciation H., Mister Till H.

Flash'n Dough. 4 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$120,345, GCTC Magic Millions Country Cup.

Discord. 4 wins to 1350m, BTC GNS Avery Dennison H., 2d BTC SITA Recycling H., Freestyle Pools Gold Coast H., 3d QTC Prince Gauntlet H. Producer.

Sirspec. 2 wins at 1300m, 1550m, STC De Bortoli Yarra Valley H., 2d AJC Jack Bourke H., 3d STC Stitches & Craft H.

Sonic Animation. 3 wins. See above.

Oyster Bell. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.


3rd dam

Extravagance, by Arch Sculptor. Placed at 2, 3d SAJC Cinderella S., L. Half-sister to Another Round (dam of EVER READY). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

SERENDIPITY (Without Fear). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 900m, 1000m, VATC Debutant S., Gr.3, SAJC Fulham Park P., L, 2d SAJC Balcrest S., L.

Misunderstanding (Palace Music). 4 wins. See above.

Varique. 4 wins to 1500m, SAJC Bistro P., STC Parramatta Eels H., 2d SAJC McMahon Re H., Balthasar 2YO H., VATC Goldenway H., SAJC Castle Tavern H., STC Subway H., VATC Starlet H., 3d SAJC Canonise 2YO H., AJC Ice Radiators H., VATC Lady Mogambo H. Producer.

Ficcio. Unplaced. Dam of-

Calm Smytzer (Zabeel). 3 wins at 1400m, A$304,825, VRC Mark Sensing H., New Racing Season H., Nursery Car Park H., 2d MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, SAJC Marsh Classic S., Gr.2, AJC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, 3d STC Ansett Australia S., Gr.1, VRC Hardy Brothers Classic S., Gr.2, Rose of Kingston S., Gr.3, VATC Tristarc S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Morning Calm. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Felarof (Tale of the Cat). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m in 2014, Singapore TC Kranji D S., 2d SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, Singapore TC Novice P., 3d Singapore TC Class 3 H., Benchmark 67 H., Class 4 H.

Another Roof. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Another Luskin - Otomodachi (Sing.) (Covetous). 7 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$24,350, S$332,091, Singapore TC Graduation S., Class 3 H., Class 4 H.-4 times, 2d Counties Challenge S., L, Hawke's Bay Curraghmore Stud 3YO H., Singapore TC Graduation S., Kranji C S., Class 4 H.-4 times, 3d ARC 2YO S., Singapore TC Kranji C S., Class 3 H., Class 4 H.-4 times, 4th WRC Wellesley S., L.


4th dam

SUCH FOLLY, by Derring-Do. Winner at 11f in GB. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Extravagance (Arch Sculptor). Placed. See above.

Another Round. Unraced. Dam of-

EVER READY (Consenting). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$212,160, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2, WATC O'Grady Lefroy Sprint H., 2d WATC Prince of Wales S., Gr.3, SAJC WH Wylie H., L, 3d VRC Gadsden S., Gr.1, WATC Winterbottom S., Gr.2, Lee Steere S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Voltage Pak. Unraced. Dam of-

ROHAN (Blackfriars). 5 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$539,225, Western Australian Derby, Gr.2, WATC Belmont Guineas, L, JC Roberts S., L, 2d WATC Northerly S., Gr.3, 3d WATC Kingston Town Classic, Gr.1, CB Cox S., Gr.2, Asian Beau S., Gr.3, RJ Peters S., Gr.3.

Wynyard Hall (Blackfriars). 4 wins to 1200m, A$120,925, WATC BMW Group Sprint H., 3d WATC Prince of Wales S., Gr.3. Dam of-

DARLINGTON ABBEY (Stratum). 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$413,525, WATC Gimcrack S., L, 3d Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2.

Round Path. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, WATC Graduation S. Dam of-

CHANTES PATH (Chanteclair). 18 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2200m, A$236,090, WATC Aquanita S., L, 2d WATC AJ Scahill S., Gr.3.

Proto's Path. 6 wins to 1300m, WATC Happy Wanderers H., 3d WATC Queen of the May H. Dam of-

ALL FRIARED UP (Blackfriars). 7 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$308,050, WATC Beaufine S., L, 3d WATC Colonel Reeves S., Gr.3.


Race Record: 13 Starts 5-1-2 A$44,375.

5 wins to 1200m to 2014-15 in Aust.