No Nay Never

Bay201116.0½ hh (1.63 m)
Distance won over: 4½f. to 6f.
Scat Daddy - Cat´s Eye Witness
Fee for 2020: €175,000

Record-breaking 2YO by top 2YO sire SCAT DADDY

  • Won the Norfolk Stakes-Gr.2 on his first start in Europe in record time
  • An easy winner of the Prix Morny-Gr.1 at Deauville defeating a strong field

“The raw talent and explosive action that wowed at the royal meeting returned with aplomb as the enormous No Nay Never upheld the excellent form of the Norfolk Stakes with the minimum of fuss.” Racing Post 19 Aug 2013

His first 5 sires are all Gr.1 winning 2yo’s…

Scat Daddy, Johannesburg, Hennessy, Storm Cat & Storm Bird

"showing every sign of emulating his late great sire Scat Daddy" EBN, 3 Aug 2018

His yearlings in 2019 sold for €1,100,000, €455,000, €405,000, €395,000, €395,000, €390,000, €390,000, €365,000, €330,000, €315,000, €300,000, €300,000 etc.

The Champion first crop sire of 2018, his top performers include...

  • European Champion 3YO Sprinter Ten Sovereigns - multiple winner including the Gr.1 July Cup, Gr.1 Middle Park Stakes & Gr.3 Round Tower Stakes for Aidan O'Brien
  • Arizona - winner of the Gr.2 Coventry Stakes at Royal Ascot for Aidan O'Brien. Runner-up in the Gr.1 Dewhurst Stakes & third in the Gr.1 Vincent O'Brien National Stakes
  • Mystery Power - stylish winner of the Gr.2 Superlative Stakes at Newmarket for Richard Hannon & King Power Racing. Runner-up in the Gr.2 Mill Reef Stakes
  • Land Force - 3-time winner including the Gr.2 Richmond Stakes & Listed Tipperary Stakes for Aidan O'Brien. Placed in the Gr.2 Norfolk Stakes
  • Shadn - winner of the Gr.2 Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte & Listed Rose Bowl Stakes at Newbury for Andrew Balding. Third in the Gr.2 Mill Reef Stakes & Gr.3 Prestige Stakes
  • Nay Lady Nay - won the Gr.2 Mrs Revere Stakes & Park Fall Oaks for Chad Brown
  • Chestnut Honey - Gr.2 Premio Federico Tesio, Listed Gran Premio d'Italia & Listed Premio Merano winner for Alduino Botti
  • Wichita - very impressive winner of the Gr.3 Tattersalls Stakes at Newmarket for Aidan O'Brien. Third in the Gr.1 Dewhurst Stakes & Gr.1 St James's Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot
  • Vitalogy - winner of the Gr.3 Palm Beach Stakes at Gulfstream Park. Third in the Gr.1 Summer Stakes at Woodbine
  • Need I Say More - dual winner including the Gr.3 Waikato Stud Slipper Stakes in New Zealand
  • Love Locket - impressive winner of the Gr.3 Leopardstown Fillies' Trial Stakes for Aidan O'Brien

Other black-type winners include Art Du Val, Servalan, Never No More, Nikisophia, No Needs Never, Cosmic Law, Yesterdayoncemore, All The King's Men, Tango, Mae Never No, Onthewaytoneverland etc.