With the list of black type success continuing to grow for his sire, this Written Tycoon yearling was an absolute stand out. Written Tycoon is proving himself the leading Victorian stallion with seven individual Group 1 winners to date. We are most excited by this colt’s prospects.
"Training for Star Thoroughbreds is a delightful experience. From entry point through to a young horse's race career right up until his or her retirement, the Star team have a very well thought out system to look after their clients’ investment and the horse equally. Training for Star is a common sense approach where the horse comes first; we do the right thing by them and the investor continues to enjoy their involvement with us with anticipation of success on the racetrack, whilst creating new friendships with their racing partners. Denise and her team ensure that racing with Star is absolutely a 5 star experience."- Chris Waller
This striking colt is sired by the pre-eminent Victorian stallion, Written Tycoon. As the sire of seven individual Group 1 winners, and 55 Stakes performers, Written Tycoon is proving to be a consistent producer of winners at the highest level. Written Tycoon recently became the first stallion in 48 years to sire back to back Oakleigh Plate winners.
This colt is out of Cannolina, a half-sister to a Group 2 winner with a rich page filled with European Stakes winners. Cannolina is by the Group 1 winning stallion Dubawi (pictured). Dubawi is the only British stallion to sire 100 Group winners; with 41 Group 1 winners he is one of the world’s greatest stallions and the best ever stood by global powerhouse Darley.
Canning Downs is one of the leading thoroughbred properties in Queensland, Australia. Owned by John Barnes and Joy Mackay, Canning Downs has a long and proud history of producing outstanding racehorses.