Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Racing
Written By/Nais Ko '20
Written By/Nais Ko '20
Written By/Nais Ko '20
Written By/Nais Ko '20

Lot 106 - Written By/Nais Ko '20

Thrilled to have purchased a daughter of Written By. This filly is speed on speed, out of a fast Exceed And Excel mare who is the 1/2 sister to Your Song.




Bay or Brown filly       Foaled 27th August 2020 

WRITTEN BY Written TycoonIglesiaLast Tycoon (Ire)
Party MissKenmare (Fr)
Yau ChinTobougg (Ire)Barathea
Tilla's DaughterUmatilla (NZ)
Exceed and ExcelDanehill (USA)Danzig
Patrona (USA)Lomond
ZembuFuji Kiseki (JPN)Sunday Silence
Wanice (USA)Mr. Prospector

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, etc. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

NAIS KO, by Exceed and Excel. Winner at 1250m in Aust. Half-sister to YOUR SONG. This is her first live foal.


2nd dam

ZEMBU, by Fuji Kiseki (JPN). Winner at 2, MVRC Concept Sports International 2YO P., 2d MVRC Schweppes H., Noone Imagewear H., 3d MRC Allan Wicks H. Half-sister to ANEES. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

YOUR SONG (c Fastnet Rock) 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$447,180, BRC BTC Cup, Gr.1, ATC Pluck at Vinery 2YO H., JDC Flooring 2YO H., 2d ATC Run to the Rose H., Gr.3, 3d ATC Roman Consul S., Gr.2, Parramatta Leagues Club H. Sire.

 Chairman's Vote. 6 wins to 1350m in Aust. and Macau, 2d ATC Testa Rossa at Vinery P.

 Ditas. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, 3d MRC Blue Diamond Entries 2YO H. Dam of 5 winners-

Wimbledon (c Snitzel) 7 wins to 1200m, S$701,876, Singapore TC Kranji A S.-twice, Novice P., Singapore Airlines Airbus 330 S., Kranji C S., 2d Singapore TC Garden City Trophy, L, Kranji Sprint, L, Paititi Gold Trophy, L, Landex Cup, Kranji A S., 3d Singapore TC Merlion Trophy, L, Garden City Trophy, L, Korea Racing Authority Trophy, Better Than Ever S., Hong Kong Jockey Club Trophy, Benchmark 97 H., 4th CECF Singapore Prestige Classic, L.

 E Master. 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m, HK$3,414,140, HKJC Tai Yuen H., Nam Fung H., Tsui Man H., Yan Chai 50th Anniversary H., 2d HKJC Silver Grecian H., Tak Wah H., Jedburgh H., 3d HKJC Lockhart H., Kowloon Bay H.

 Senshi Spirit. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m to 2021-22 in Aust.

 Zem Factor. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

 Thunder Moon. Winner at 1200m in 2021-22 in Aust.

 Nais Ko. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

WANICE (USA), by Mr. Prospector. Winner at 1800m in France. Three-quarter-sister to GOLDEN ATTRACTION (dam of GOLD TRADER, RETURN TO GRACE), CAPE CANAVERAL, RED CARNIVAL (dam of DESERT LORD, FUNFAIR, CARNIVAL DANCER), Sweetheart,  Dreamboat (dam of MUSIC SHOW), half-sister to FANTASTIC LIGHT, HI DUBAI, Hawsa,  Daanet Al Dunya (dam of TARQUIN). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

ANEES (c Harlan's Holiday) 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m in Argentina, San Isidro Clasico Manuel Anasagasti, L, Clasico Antartida Argentina, L, Clasico Vilmar Sanguinetti, 4th San Isidro G.P. Dos Mil Guineas, Gr.1.

 Ninety Four. 7 wins to 1200m, MVRC Paccar Trucks Melbourne H., 2d VRC Iramoo H.

 Shaiboob. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m in Argentina, Palermo Especial Deleite.

 Zembu. Winner. See above.

 Sapphire Girl. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

 Against the Sky - Art of Speed (Sing.). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$5,000, S$261,918, Singapore TC Open H.-twice, Initiation P., Canadian Alumni S., Class 3 H., 2d WATC Westspeed 2YO P., Singapore TC Open H., Initiation P., Class 4 H., 3d Singapore TC Open H.


4th dam

JOOD, by Nijinsky. Placed at 2 & 3, 3d Goodwood New Ham S., Sandown Forte Airport Services S. Three-quarter-sister to DANCING ON A CLOUD (dam of ANTITRUST), MUNNAYA (dam of ALPHA, MYSTIC MELODY), Augusta Springs (dam of BUFFYTHECENTERFOLD), half-sister to GORGEOUS (dam of STUNNING), SEASIDE ATTRACTION (dam of CAPE TOWN, GOLDEN ATTRACTION, CAPE CANAVERAL, RED CARNIVAL), HIAAM (dam of MALL QUEEN, SHEER REASON), KEY TO THE MOON,  Wilayif (dam of MORNING PRIDE),  Forlis Key (dam of CLEVER RETURN). Dam of 14 foals, 12 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

FANTASTIC LIGHT (c Rahy) Horse of the Year in Europe in 2001. Champion Older Horse in Europe & USA Turf Male in 2001. 12 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 1½m, £1,226,902, US$2,507,400, HK$8,000,000, 63,498,000¥, 4,792,000Dhs in GB, Ireland, U.S.A., HK and U.A.E, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Breeders' Cup Turf, Gr.1, Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1, Belmont Man o' War S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Prince of Wales's S., Gr.1, Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.1, York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2, Sandown Classic Trial S., Gr.3, 2d Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1-twice, Epsom Coronation Cup, Gr.1, Royal Ascot Prince of Wales's S., Gr.2, Nad al Sheba Dubai Sheema Classic, Gr.2, 3d Japan Cup, Gr.1, Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1. Sire.

HI DUBAI (f Rahy) Winner at 1¼m, £40,315, €34,290, US$82,500, Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L, 2d Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, 3d Woodbine EP Taylor S., Gr.1, 4th Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1. Producer.

Hawsa (f Rahy) 3 wins from 2100m to 2250m, Craon Prix du Chene de Craon, 2d Angers Grand Prix d'Angers, 3d Hannover Grosser Preis der AWD Holding AG, L. Producer.

 Daanet Al Dunya. Raced once. Dam of 7 winners-

TARQUIN (g Hard Spun) 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$703,985, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, VRC Living Legend REM Mallyon H., MRC Ladbrokes H., Mornington Guineas, MRC Next Payments H., 2d Mornington Cup, L, 3d ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, MVRC JRA Cup, Gr.3.

 Monogram. 5 wins from 1200m to 2100m, A$175,025, ATC H., MVRC Think Big Stud H. Dam of-

CHARACTER (g Teofilo) 4 wins from 1400m to 1850m, A$479,790, in 2021-22, ATC Tulloch S., Gr.2, BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, 2d Geelong Classic, L, 3d ATC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, 4th VRC Super Impose S., L.

 Joking Apart. Raced once. Dam of-

 Jesting. Raced twice. Dam of 2 winners-

NEWHART (g Fighting Sun) 8 wins from 1150m to 1900m, A$323,100, to 2020-21, TRC Thomas Lyons S., L, TTC Mowbray S., L.

Data Provided by Arion Pedigrees
Written By
Nais Ko
Aug 27, 2020
Sale Info:
Lot 106 at Inglis Classic Sale 2022
Purchase Price:
$160,000  (Price is exclusive of GST and does not include current costs)

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