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Well Hardley Ever

Sire: Written Tycoon

Dam: Obsessed With Ella

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Oct 15th, 2011

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue, White Crossed Sashes


R M Hadley O A M & Victory Lodge (Mgrs: C E & M Conners)

Career Record: 17-3-4-0

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    17.6 %
  • Place
    23.5 %





Black or Brown geldingFoaled in 2011

SireIglesiaLast TycoonTry My Best
2002Party MissKenmareKalamoun
  Miss EntertainerVain
DamHonours ListDanehillDanzig
OBSESSED WITH ELLA (AUS) Gold ScriptScript Ohio
2003Obsessive AngelZeditaveThe Judge
  Ideal AngelIdeal Planet

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 299 rnrs, 201 wnrs, 12 SW, inc. Howmuchdoyouloveme (MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2), Rich Enuff, Tycoon Tara, Written Dash, Trump, Vibrant Rouge, It is Written, Grand Tycoon, Capitalist, Stoker, Written Up, Danger Close, SP Novel Dancer, Press Report, Andre Roo Hoo, Masthead, Prestigious Miss, etc.


1st dam

OBSESSED WITH ELLA, by Honours List. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, AJC Cuddle 2YO H., Balmain H., 2d AJC Gay Icarus H., 3d AJC Grey Affair 2YO H., STC Aevum Living H. Dam of four named foals, three to race, all winners, inc:-

Tamban (g. by Written Tycoon). Winner at 1000m, BRC Skyracing.tv H., 2d BRC Brothers Junior Rugby 2YO S.

Well Hardley Ever (g. by Written Tycoon). 2 wins. See below.

Hardley (f. by Written Tycoon). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.


2nd dam

OBSESSIVE ANGEL, by Zeditave. Placed at 3 in Aust. Three-quarter-sister to LOVE OF MARY (dam of MISS SCARAMANGA), Courtroom Sweetie (dam of SACRED KINGDOM). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Obsessed With Ella. 3 wins. See above.

Angel From Above. 5 wins from 1000m to 1650m, 2d BRC Weeroona Hotel H., 3d BRC Kate D Art & Colour H.

Commanding Angel. 3 wins to 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

Angels Crown. 2 wins at 1400m in Aust.

Harvester Judgment. 2 wins at 1000m in Aust.

Burgundy Jack. Winner at 1200m in 2015-16 in Aust.

List of Honours. Winner at 1200m in Aust.


3rd dam

IDEAL ANGEL, by Ideal Planet. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Half-sister to LOVE OF MARY (dam of MISS SCARAMANGA), Pennines, Courtroom Sweetie (dam of SACRED KINGDOM). Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Vettori's Image. Winner at 1600m, QTC Racetree H., 2d QTC Kaoru Star P., 3d QTC Vice Regal Room H.


4th dam

MORLIN MAID, by Sir Tristram. 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, BATC Reckless 2YO H., Four Mile Beach Graduation S., Kirks Novice H., QTC Banksia Beach 2YO H., 2d BATC Jubilee Novice H., 3d QTC Taringa 2YO H., 4th QTC CE McDougall S., L. Three-quarter-sister to Tambarria (dam of SURE WIN KING), half-sister to WAIKIKI, HAPPY FEATURES. Dam of 14 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

LOVE OF MARY (Zeditave). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$317,840, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, MVRC Champagne S., Gr.2, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, VATC Quezette S., L, 2d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, MVRC Great Western S., L, VATC Mona Nursery S., L, 3d VRC Hardy Brothers Prelude S., L, 4th VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3. Dam of-

MISS SCARAMANGA (Second Empire). 7 wins from 1800m to 2400m, R348,375, Fairview East Cape Oaks, L, Bold Silvano S., Arlington Book Your Table for Classic Day H., 2d Arlington Jockey Club S., L.

Balalaika (King of Kings). Winner at 1200m, 3d VRC Waltzing Lily H., L. Dam of-

JABALI (Exceed and Excel). Winner at 1600m, A$513,600, in 2014-15, BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, 2d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L.

Pennines (Marscay). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$86,360, City Tatt's RC George Negus 2YO P., QTC The Curragh Welter H., 2d AJC Canonbury S., L.

Courtroom Sweetie. 3 wins at 1100m, 1250m, STC Leichhardt H., 2d AJC Glenfield H., 3d AJC Shading H. Dam of-

SACRED KINGDOM (Encosta de Lago). Horse of the Year in Hong Kong in 2010. Champion Sprinter in Hong Kong in 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011. 17 wins at 1000m, 1200m, £13,194, S$522,000, HK$42,607,900, Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1-twice, HKJC Chairman's Sprint Prize, HK-1-twice, Kent & Curwen Centenary Sprint Cup, HK-1-twice, Singapore TC Krisflyer International Sprint, Sgp-1, HKJC GOME Sprint, HK-2-twice, Cathay Pacific International Sprint Trial, HK-2, 1200m-in track record time, Sha Tin Sprint Trophy, HK-3-twice, Arsenal H., Arculli Trophy H., Granville H., Lantau Peak H., HKU Alumni Association Challenge Cup, 2d HKJC Centenary Sprint Cup, HK-1, Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, HK-1, Chairman's Sprint Prize, HK-1, Sprint Cup, HK-2, Cathay Pacific International Sprint Trial, HK-2, Sha Tin Sprint Trophy, HK-3, Chow Tai Fook Bauhinia Sprint H., HK-3, 3d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Chairman's Sprint Prize, HK-1, 4th HKJC Centenary Sprint Cup, HK-1, Sha Tin Vase, HK-3.


Race Record: 7 Starts 2-3-0 A$51,200.

2 wins at 1300m, 1350m in 2014-15, 2d ATC McGrath Estate Agents H.