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Snitzel Retired After 4th In Gr1 All-Aged
Meanwhile top 3YO colt Snitzel (Redoute's Choice-Snippets' Lass, by Snippetrs) finished 4th behind Paratroopers in the Gr1 All-Aged Stakes (1400m) at his last start before retiring to Arrowfield Stud. Overall Snitzel (a $260,000 yearling at the 2004 Magic Millions Gold Coast Sale) recorded 7 wins (including the Gr1 Oakleigh Plate over 1100m in February, Gr2 Challenge Stakes over 1000m on April 2 & Gr3 Up And Coming Stakes over 1200m last August, following juvenile victories in the Gr3 Skyline Stakes, Listed Breeders' Plate & Magic Millions 2YO Classic) & 4 placings (including last start in the Gr1 T.J.Smith Stakes over 1200m on April 15) from 15 starts for $1,033,550 earnings.