Two Foals and Two Winners for Snitzerland

Tara Madgwick - Wednesday November 27

The stud fortunes of former top class Group I winning sprinter Snitzerland have taken a rapid upswing in the past month with her second foal Hard Landing winning the Group III VRC Maribyrnong Plate at Flemington and her first foal Saas Fee casting off maiden status at Warwick Farm on Wednesday, both winners sired by All Too Hard.

All Too Hard is the sire of Saas FeeTrained by Gerald Ryan as was her dam Snitzerland, three year-old filly Saas Fee was favourite for the 1300m fillies maiden and scored a tenacious short head win as favourite at her second start.

Reported as a $500,000 Inglis Easter purchase from the Vinery draft for Belmont Bloodstock, Saas Fee runs for her breeders Neil Werrett and Steve McCann, who also raced Snitzerland to win over $1.9 million with her career best win coming in the Group I VRC Lightning Stakes.

Snitzerland has a yearling colt by I Am Invincible and foaled again this spring to the same sire producing another colt.

Saas Fee is the 51st winner this season for Vinery Stud’s All Too Hard, who has had a flying start to the season.



Race Result - Territories @ Darley Mdn Hcp 1300m

Warwick Farm Track: Good(4) Time: 1:16.64
Saas Fee
T: G A Ryan J: J B Mc Donald 56.5
3f All Too Hard (AUS) x Snitzerland (AUS) (Snitzel (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $280,000
V:Vinery Stud Scone NSW
B: Lindsay Park Racing/Andrew Williams Bstock
Lady Herbert
T: M, W & J Hawkes J: Tim Clark 55
3f Star Witness (AUS) x Anuket (AUS) (Nuclear Freeze (USA))
Miss Sure Shot
T: P & P Snowden J: Tommy Berry 57
3f Shooting To Win (AUS) x Grand Daughter (AUS) (Redoute's Choice (AUS))
Tracy May
T: C J Waller J: K Mc Evoy 57.5
3f Redoute's Choice (AUS) x Madam Tracy (AUS) (Encosta De Lago (AUS))
Enduring Night
T: J C Coyle J: Ms K O'Hara 56.5
3f Stratum (AUS) x Midnight Gold (NZ) (Zabeel (NZ))
Rose To Victory
T: C E Conners J: Jean Van Overmeire 54
3f Smart Missile (AUS) x Jessica Rose (AUS) (Keep The Faith (AUS))
T: Mark Newnham J: J Parr 58
3g Savabeel (AUS) x Dreamer (NZ) (More Than Ready (USA))
Avion Fury
T: Lauri Parker J: N Rawiller 58.5
3c More Than Ready (USA) x Elan Grenadine (AUS) (Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE))
Riot Act
T: John Thompson J: Rachel King 56
3g Fastnet Rock (AUS) x Galaya (IRE) (Galileo (IRE))
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