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Snitzerland Wins Gr2 Challenge Stakes
At Warwick Farm, Arrowfield Stud stallion Snitzel (Redoute's Choice-Snippets' Lass, by Snippets) added a stakes success when 3YO filly Snitzerland (Snitzel-Monte Rosa, by Fraar) scored by 2.8-lengths for trainer Gerald Ryan in the $176,000 Gr2 Challenge Stakes (1000m) for 3YOs+, over 5YO gelding Decision Time (Foreplay-Daunting Thought, by Just Awesome) & 4YO gelding Howmuchdoyouloveme (Written Tycoon-Betula Belle, by Celtic Swing). A $125,000 Inglis Melbourne yearling graduate, Snitzerland set a new track record, taking her record to 7 wins (including 2012's Gr2 Danehill Stakes over 1200m, Gr3 Champagne Stakes over 1200m, Gr3 San Domenico Stakes over 1100m & Gr3 Thoroughbred Breeders' Stakes over 1200m as a 2YO) & 2 placings (including runner-up in the Gr1 Golden Slipper) from 12 starts for $1,464,500 earnings. For in-depth race, winner & runner details click on the race name in this item.