2020 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 314

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Newgate Farm, Aberdeen, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Snitzel (AUS)
Dam: Fontiton (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 06 September 2018
Buyer: Ciaron Maher Racing/Dermot Farrington Bloodstock, VIC $575,000

Account of NEWGATE FARM (As Agent), Aberdeen, NSW.

Lot 314 (100% GST)             BAY COLT                      Stable N 9

Foaled 6th September 2018                            Branded :  nr sh; 37 over 8 off sh





Redoute's Choice



Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Snippets' Lass



Snow Finch

Storm Bird







Spirit of Grace

Dr Grace

Personal Ensign



Blue Gum Girl

Rancho Ruler


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

FONTITON, by Turffontein. 3 wins in succession at 2 from only 6 starts at 1000m, 1100m, $435,750, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.2, Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, MVRC Inglis Banner 2YO S., RL. Half-sister to SARTORIAL SPLENDOR. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.

2nd dam

PERSONAL ENSIGN, by Rubiton. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, $212,500, MRC Northwood Plume S., L, VRC Murray Cox 2YO H., MVRC Slade Bloodstock 2YO P., 2d MRC Starlet 2YO P., 3d VRC Age Classic S., Gr.2. Three-quarter-sister to Amen Ruby, Pardees (dam of PARDOE - GOD OF DRAGON (H.K.)). Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

FONTITON (Turffontein). 3 wins. See above.

SARTORIAL SPLENDOR (Brazen Beau). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, $244,300, to 2019-20, MVRC Australia S., Gr.3, 2d MRC Living Legends P., Ladbrokes Back Yourself 2YO H.

Chief in Command. 6 wins 1200m to 1425m, $130,470, 3d ATC Kia Evening Star H., Turf Club H., Ranvet H.

3rd dam

BLUE GUM GIRL, by Rancho Ruler. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1215m, VATC Spring Racing Carnival H., MVRC Violoncello 2YO H., 2d VRC G&I Cablelayers H., 3d MVRC Nonga H. Sister to Kentucky Blue, half-sister to Amen Ruby, Pray in Vain. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

PERSONAL ENSIGN (Rubiton). 3 wins. See above.

4th dam

GOLDEN PRAYER, by Amen Brother. 7 wins-6 at 2-1000m to 1200m, $160,385, SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.2, Walter Brown S.H., L, MVRC William Crockett S., VATC Vard Australia H., SAJC Lindsay Park Stud H. Half-sister to Golden Vanity (dam of GOING TO JACKSON - BEAUTY FOREVER (H.K.)). Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

Kentucky Blue (Rancho Ruler). 3 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 2040m, MVRC Qantas H., 2d VATC Liberal H., 3d VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2.

Pray in Vain (Kenvain). 10 wins 1200m to 1600m, $212,290, MRC Woorak H., MVRC Jack's Satay Bar H., 3d SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas, L.

Amen Ruby (Rubiton). Winner at 1100m, VATC Shankhill Lass H., 2d VATC Quezette S., L, 4th VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.3. Producer.

Act of Devotion. 2 wins at 1200m, VRC Lawn Stand H. Grandam of-

TEQUILA TIME (Stratum). 4 wins in succession at 2 1000m to 1400m, $322,690, SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.3, Sires' Produce S., Gr.3.

INNER WARRIOR (God's Own). 5 wins-2 at 2-1120m to 1600m, $174,350, TTC Tasmanian Guineas, L, 3d TTC George Adams P., L.

PARDOE - GOD OF DRAGON (H.K.) (Red Dazzler). 4 wins in succession at 2 1100m to 1350m, $341,222, BRC Oxlade S., L.



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