2020 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 323

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Riversdale, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Snitzel (AUS)
Dam: Frontal (AUS)
Colour: Chestnut
Sex: Colt
DOB: 16 October 2018
Buyer: Shane Mills, QLD $50,000

Significant Pedigree Updates

From the same family as BEST OF DAYS (2014.g. by Azamour-Baisse, by High Chaparral-Best Side).
2nd Perth Racing (Ascot) Railway S. Gr.1
3rd Perth Racing (Ascot) Kingston Town Classic Gr.1

Account of RIVERSDALE (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 323 (100% GST)    CHESTNUT COLT             Stable M 16

Foaled 16th October 2018                                 Branded :  nr sh; 8 over 8 off sh





Redoute's Choice



Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Snippets' Lass



Snow Finch

Storm Bird




Charge Forward

Red Ransom


Sydney's Dream


Tree of Life

Shirley Heights

Mill Reef

Cape Chestnut



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

FRONTAL, by Charge Forward. Winner at 1600m, 2d ATC Cupads P., Free Entry P., 3d ATC Rosehill Gardens Event Centre H. Half-sister to L'ESPERANCE, MARTREE. This is her third live foal. Dam of one foal to race-

League of Nations (g. by Medaglia d'Oro). Winner at 1000m, WATC Sterling H., 2d ATC Bowermans Furniture 2YO P., 3d ATC Pluck at Vinery P., TAB P.

2nd dam

Tree of Life, by Shirley Heights. 3 wins 12¼f to 16½f, Sandown Farebrother H., Doncaster Writers S., 2d Newmarket George Stubbs S., L. Sister to DAZZLING HEIGHTS (dam of KIMBRIDGE KNIGHT - PEAK OF PERFECTION XI (Mal.), MAURI MOON), three-quarter-sister to CATWALK, Mood Swings (dam of GRAND DUCAL), half-sister to Moogie, Tree of Heaven. Dam of 9 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

L'ESPERANCE (Marscay). 8 wins 1200m to 2000m, Bloemfontein Thaba'nchu Sun Casino S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Victory Moon H., Gr.3, Greyville King's Cup, Gr.3, 3d Turffontein Hyperion H., L.

MARTREE (Marscay). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1500m, $291,300, Illawarra 2YO Classic, Gr.3, 2d AJC Breeders' P., L, Hawkesbury Guineas, L, 3d STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, 4th STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1. Sire.

3rd dam

CAPE CHESTNUT, by Bustino. Winner at 1m in GB. Half-sister to COLWAY RALLY. Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

DAZZLING HEIGHTS (Shirley Heights). 4 wins-1 at 2-1400m to 2200m in GB and France, Toulouse Prix Panacee, L. Grandam of-

NOBLE PROTECTOR (Haafhd). 5 wins 1600m to 2414m, $577,249, MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, VRC Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3.

MOKABRA (Cape Cross). 3 wins at 2 at 1200m, Baden-Baden Maurice Lacroix Trophy, Gr.2, 3d Curragh Anglesey S., Gr.3, Tetrarch S., Gr.3.

ALL SHAMAR - EXQUISITE CHAMPION (H.K.) (Shamardal). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 2000m, Dortmund Grosser Preis der Wirtschaft, Gr.3.

Moogie (Young Generation). 2 wins at 2, 2d Kempton Venus S., L. Dam of-

Mood Swings. Winner at 2 at 6f in GB. Dam of 9 winners-

Best Side (King's Best). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Curragh Bet in Running Boylesports H., 3d Cork Give Thanks S., L. Grandam of-

BEST OF DAYS (Azamour). 5 wins-2 at 2-1400m to 2000m, $1,108,855, to 2018-19, VRC Cantala S., Gr.1, Newmarket Royal Lodge S., Gr.2, MRC Coongy H., Gr.3, 2d York Acomb S., Gr.3.

Turret. Placed in GB. Grandam of-

UNDER THE EIFFEL (Mossman). 9 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1100m to 1600m, $618,231, MRC Sandown S., Gr.3.

THE PINNACLE (So You Think). 3 wins at 1400m, 1900m, $276,575, ATC Epona S., Gr.3, 2d ATC Aspiration H., Gr.3.



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