2019 Gold Coast National Yearling Sale

Lot: 2240

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Highgrove Stud Darling Downs Qld
Sire: Snitzel (AUS)
Dam: Quaintly (USA)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 05 November 2017
Buyer: Aquis Farm, QLD $250,000
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Out of a sibling to Mahabbat T N (2016.f. by Magician-Measure, by Seeking the Gold-Number).
1st Kazan 3YO Priz
Closely related to Lady of Crebilly (2014.f. by Choisir-Antrim's Legend, by Giant's Causeway-Measure).
1st Pakenham RC Shanks Electrical H.
3rd SAJC (Morphettville) Proud Miss S. Gr.3
From the same family as GOLD DREAM (2013.c. by Gold Allure-Mon Vert, by French Deputy-Special Jade).
1st Funabashi Kashiwa Kinen L

Account of HIGHGROVE STUD, Darling Downs, Qld.

Lot 2240 (100% GST)          BAY COLT                      Stable G 2

Foaled 5th November 2017                            Branded :  nr sh; 22 over 7 off sh





Redoute's Choice



Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Snippets' Lass



Snow Finch

Storm Bird




Giant's Causeway

Storm Cat

Storm Bird

Mariah's Storm



Seeking the Gold

Mr. Prospector




SNITZEL (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 7 wins-4 at 2, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire twice. Sire of 976 rnrs, 726 wnrs, 89 SW, inc. SW Trapeze Artist (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1), Shamus Award, Estijaab, Redzel, Summer Passage, Invader, Russian Revolution, Hot Snitzel, Sweet Idea, Sizzling, Snitzerland, Wandjina, Heavenly Blue, I Am Excited, Spill the Beans, Menari, Showtime, Snitty Kitty, Thronum, French Emotion, etc.


1st dam

Quaintly, by Giant's Causeway. 3 wins 1¼m to 12½f, 2d Hollywood Park Round Table S., L, Curragh Derby Festival H., 3d Hollywood Park Beverly Hills H., Gr.3, Sunset H., Gr.3, Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms 2YO Fillies S., 4th Del Mar CTT & Thoroughbred Owners of California H., L. Sister to COURTOFVERSAILLES. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race, both winners-

Miss Quaintly (f. by More Than Ready). 2 wins at 2 at 1000m, 1600m in 2017-18, Qld Tatt's RC Functions at Tattersall's 2YO H., 2d BRC Duporth Tavern 2YO H.

Dawwass (c. by Speightstown). Winner at 1800m in U.A.E.

2nd dam

MEASURE, by Seeking the Gold. Placed at 2 in France. Blood-sister to Liable (dam of BLAME, TEND), three-quarter-sister to JADE ROBBERY, CHEQUER, NUMEROUS, half-sister to Add (dam of LIZARD ISLAND, INFLATE), Digit (dam of FALL FASHION). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

COURTOFVERSAILLES (Giant's Causeway). 9 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2200m to 2017-18 in France and Qatar, Qatar Gold Trophy, L.

Quaintly (Giant's Causeway). 3 wins. See above.

Antrim's Legend. Placed at 2 & 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Lady of Crebilly (Choisir). 3 wins 1200m to 1400m, $130,500, to 2018-19, SAJC David Loy H., Schweppes P., 3d MRC Twilight Glow S., L.

3rd dam

NUMBER, by Nijinsky. 8 wins, $301,793, Aqueduct Firenze H., Gr.2, Belmont Hempstead H., Gr.2, Aqueduct First Flight H., Gr.3, 2d Belmont Shuvee H., Gr.2, Gazelle H., Gr.2, Saratoga Ballerina S., Gr.3, 3d Saratoga Test S., Gr.2, Keeneland Bewitch S., Gr.3, 4th Oaklawn Park Apple Blossom H., Gr.1. Sister to BOUND (dam of ARCHIPENKO, LIMIT), blood-sister to YEATS, half-sister to Fairy Bridge (dam of SADLER'S WELLS, TATE GALLERY, FAIRY GOLD, PUPPET DANCE), Kilavea (dam of KILINISKI). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

JADE ROBBERY (Mr. Prospector). 2 wins at 2, Longchamp Grand Criterium, Gr.1, Deauville Prix du Haras de la Huderie, L. Successful sire.

CHEQUER (Mr. Prospector). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1800m, Bay Meadows William P Kyne H., Gr.3, 2d Del Mar Harry F Bud Brubaker H., L. Sire.

NUMEROUS (Mr. Prospector). 4 wins, Churchill Downs Derby Trial S., Gr.3.

Add (Spectacular Bid). 4 wins, 3d Philadelphia Mademoiselle S., L. Grandam of-

CORINTHIAN (Pulpit). 6 wins-1 at 2-1m to 9½f, $1,267,273, Belmont Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park H., Gr.2. Sire.

Statistic. Winner at 7f in U.S.A. Grandam of-

Mon Vert (French Deputy). 4 wins at 1400m, 1800m, Nakayama Edogawa Tokubetsu, 3d Kawasaki Kanto Oaks, L. Dam of 4 winners-

GOLD DREAM (Gold Allure). Champion Dirt Horse in Japan in 2017. 8 wins-1 at 2-1600m to 2000m, Tokyo February S., Gr.1.



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