2020 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 264

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Bhima Thoroughbreds, Scone, NSW (As Agent for Raffles Dancers Pty Ltd)
Sire: Snitzel (AUS)
Dam: El Laoob (USA)
Colour: Bay or Brown
Sex: Colt
DOB: 12 September 2018
Buyer: Blueblood Thoroughbreds/Sheamus Mills Bloodstock (FBAA), NSW $200,000

Significant Pedigree Updates

Closely related to He's the Souperwon (2016.c. by Super Saver-La Mina, by Mineshaft-El Laoob).
1st Fair Grounds Maiden Claiming
Closely related to Guillada (2015.f. by Guillotine-Adalia, by Lucky Unicorn-Ajfan).
1st Wanganui Motors H.
2nd Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S. Gr.2


Lot 264 (100% GST) BAY OR BROWN COLT       Stable P 16

Foaled 12th September 2018                         Branded :  nr sh; 29 over 8 off sh





Redoute's Choice



Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Snippets' Lass



Snow Finch

Storm Bird




Red Ransom


Hail to Reason





Mr. Prospector




SNITZEL (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 7 wins-4 at 2, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire 3 times. Sire of 1036 rnrs, 765 wnrs, 92 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

El Laoob, by Red Ransom. Winner at 1¼m, Newbury Renault Vans S., 2d Newbury Chalice S., L, 3d Newmarket Thetford S., 4th Newcastle Hoppings S., L. Half-sister to BIG MAVERICK. This is her tenth live foal. Her ninth foal is a 2YO. Dam of eight foals to race, six winners, inc:-

PACHATTACK (f. by Pulpit). 6 wins-1 at 2-7f to 1½m, £498,426, Keeneland Doubledogdare S., Gr.3, Arlington Matron S., Gr.3, Woodbine Maple Leaf S., L, Newbury Chalice S., L, Newcastle Hoppings S., L, Goodwood 2YO S., 2d Keeneland Spinster S., Gr.1, Saratoga Personal Ensign S., Gr.1, Newmarket Severals S., L, 3d Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic, Gr.1, Epsom Princess Elizabeth S., Gr.3, Lingfield Winter Derby, Gr.3, 4th Newmarket Oh So Sharp S., Gr.3, Kempton Wild Flower S., L. Dam of-

LIQUID AMBER (Kitten's Joy). Winner at 2 at 1m, Curragh Flame of Tara S., Gr.3, 2d Curragh Irish Stallion Farms 2YO Fillies S.

Path of Totality. Winner at 1200m in 2019 in France.

Dilmun. Winner at 1m in Ireland.

LA MINA (f. by Mineshaft). 3 wins at 2 at 1m, $162,601, Golden Gate Corte Madera S., L, Oak Tree Hidden Light S., L, 2d Turf Paradise Arizona Oaks S., L, 4th Fairplex Barretts Debutante S., L. Dam of-

Glendun. Winner at 1m, 3d Sandown Slug & Lettuce Fast & Fresh 2YO S.

El Sagrado (f. by Azamour). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.3, 3d CJC Easter Cup, L.

Absolute Crackers (f. by Giant's Causeway). 5 wins 1m to 8½f, €147,895, Keeneland Allowance, 2d Curragh Lanwades & Staffordstown Studs S., L, Fairyhouse Tattersalls Ireland Super Auction Sale 2YO S., 3d Aqueduct Stardusk S., L, 4th Presque Isle Downs Windward S., L.

Warrior Poet (c. by Songandaprayer). 4 wins 5½f to 1m, $108,783, Churchill Downs Allowance.

Eclair Starlight (f. by Fastnet Rock). Winner at only start at 1206m.

2nd dam

Ajfan, by Woodman. 3 wins-1 at 2-7f to 8¼f, Doncaster Sun Princess S., 2d Ascot Fillies Mile, Gr.1, 3d The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3, 4th Longchamp Prix de l'Opera, Gr.2. Half-sister to TURNING WHEEL (dam of BOAT TRIP), MINDS MUSIC, SPACE CRUISER, Nutbush One, Healing Waters (dam of HEALING KNOWLEDGE), Ocean Shore (dam of EYE OF TAURUS). Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

BIG MAVERICK (O'Reilly). Champion 3YO Sprinter in Singapore in 2008 & Champion Older Stayer in Singapore in 2009 & 2010. 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, $1,310,031, Singapore TC 3YO Challenge (1st Leg), L, 3YO Challenge (2nd Leg), L, EW Barker Trophy, L, Stewards' Cup, L.

El Laoob (Red Ransom). Winner. See above.



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