All Good Things Come to An End

Tara Madgwick - Sunday July 18

As one door closes for this champion sire, another is about to open.

Arrowfield Stud’s flagship sire Snitzel has been champion Australian sire by earnings for the past four seasons, but will lose his crown this year with a fourth place finish behind Written Tycoon, Not a Single Doubt and I Am Invincible looming as the likely result.

Snitzel will however take some consolation from his status as the leading sire of Australian two year-old winners with just two weeks of the season to run.

Snitzel has posted 20 Australian juvenile winners headed by Group II winner Four Moves Ahead and stakes-winner Royalzel, while in New Zealand he’s been represented by Group I winning colt Sword of State.

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Snitzel has a super impressive crop of 130 plus rising two year-olds conceived at a fee of $220,000 and 99 of them have been entered for the 2022 Golden Slipper, making him the equal third most represented sire for this pivotal race that he has won previously with Estijaab.

Champion sire Snitzel has a bumper crop of rising 2YO's.

A good number of his Golden Slipper entries have been named and they include:

Ballet de Joie – Full sister to dual Group I winner Russian Revolution.
Jovita – Full sister to Group II placed Bottega from Group II winner Bennetta.
Eau de Vie – Filly from SW C’Est Beau La Vie from the Makybe Diva family.
Boyfriend – Colt, second foal from SW Exclusive Lass.
Williamsburg – Colt from Group I winner Fenway.
Wicked Games – Half-brother to Group III winners Outrageous and Very Tempting.
McCann – Filly from Group III winner Gregers.
Lamorlaye – Filly, first foal of French SW Iffranesia.
Sangara – Full sister to Group II winner Menari from SW Isurava.
Dashing Legend – Filly from SW Kneeling.
Satin Love – Three-quarter sister to Group III winner Anders.
Born Conqueror – Full brother to Group II winner Spill the Beans.
Showcourt – Three-quarter brother to Group II winner Doubtland and SW Pretty Fast.
Calgary Stampede – Colt from Group III winner Nayeli.
Willinga Snazzy – Brother to Group III winner Dracarys.
Dear Jewel – Half-sister to Group I winner Divine Prophet and Group III winner Proisir.
Sandpaper -  Godolphin homebred from a full sister to Pierro.
Master Showman – Full brother to Champion 3YO Trapeze Artist.
Addict of Magic – Colt from Group III winner Vivi Veloce.
Willinga Beast – Filly from a half-sister to the dam of Group I winners Alizees and Astern.

Search 2022 Golden Slipper Sale Mail at Breednet for more details.


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