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Arrowfield Breaks Fresh Ground At Japan Sale
Arrowfield Stud will break fresh ground with progeny of Redoute's Choice (Danehill-Shantha's Choice, by Canny Lad) & his son Snitzel (Redoute's Choice-Snippets' Lass, by Snippets) at the Japan Racing Horse Association (JRHA) Select Sale. The weanling & yearling sale, which also features the 1st crop of Japan's superstar Deep Impact, starts next Monday and continues until July 16. According to Brian Russell's Racing & Breeding column, the 6 youngsters by Snitzel are from the 2007 northern hemisphere stint by Snitzel in Japan, while the lone Redoute's Choice weanling is from one of 33 mares served by him to Northern Hemisphere time at his Hunter Valley base. All-told there are 498 lots catalogued including 163 yearlings & 335 weanlings.