Choix de Roses

Smashing 4 Time Winning "SNITZEL" mare


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Choix de Roses
Snitzel (AUS) 2002
Expect to Win (AUS) 2005
5 October 2012
Toowoomba 4350 QLD, Australia

Broodmare's breeding status:

In foal:No
Selling with a foal at foot:No

CHOIX DE ROSES is the Powerful 5yo daughter of SNITZEL from the ENCOSTA DE LAGO mare EXPECT TO WIN..

4 x Time Winner from the Number #1 Stallion in Australia - SNITZEL!

She hails from an extremely strong Champion producing family with quality such as 3 Time GROUP ONE & Melbourne Cup winner LET'S ELOPE, USTINOV & LET'S MAKE A DEAL...

This big strong well balanced mare clearly offers a pedigree and type capable of producing ELITE quality.

Great buy for any stud or breeder looking to tap into the SNITZEL bloodline phenomenon.

This mare is owned by a syndicate of owners that are open to the best possible offer as she must be sold.

Please call Cameron Bennett for more information: 0406568500


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Cameron Bennett , Flying Start Syndications

PO Box 5349, Maroochydore BC 4558 QLD, Australia

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Bay mare       Foaled 2012 

SNITZEL Redoute's ChoiceDanehill (USA)Danzig
Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
Snippets' LassSnippetsLunchtime (GB)
Snow Finch (Ire)Storm Bird
Encosta de LagoFairy King (USA)Northern Dancer
Shoal CreekStar Way (GB)
Yes I Will (USA)DanzigNorthern Dancer
Let's Elope (NZ)Nassipour (USA)

SNITZEL (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 7 wins-4 at 2, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire in 2016-17. Sire of 747 rnrs, 534 wnrs, 68 SW, inc. Shamus Award (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Redzel, Hot Snitzel, Sweet Idea, Sizzling, Snitzerland, Russian Revolution, Summer Passage, Wandjina, Invader, Heavenly Blue, Spill the Beans, Menari, Time for War, Flying Snitzel, Tangled, Farson, Perignon, French Emotion, Salade, Chance Bye, Amorino, etc.


1st dam

EXPECT TO WIN, by Encosta de Lago. Placed at 2 & 3 in Aust. Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

 Confederate (g by Charge Forward) 3 wins at 1000m, 1150m, A$114,010, ATC Hyland Race Colours H., Cornucopia Committee Inc H., 2d ATC AMWU National H., Time to Shop at TAB H.

 Josephine Sea (f by Smart Missile) Winner at 2 in 2016-17, 3d MRC Clanbrooke Racing 2YO H., MVRC Friends of Epworth 2YO H.

 Choix de Roses (f by Snitzel) 4 wins. See below.

 City of Shadows (f by Dane Shadow) Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

Yes I Will (USA), by Danzig. Winner at 1300m in Aust, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Herod, L. Three-quarter-sister to Caught Courting,  Let's Get Famous (dam of LET'S MAKE ADEAL), half-sister to OUTBACK JOE, USTINOV. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

 Sandpebble. 2 wins at 1600m, 1800m, SAJC Trevor Little OAM H.

 Olimpica. 4 wins from 2000m to 2400m in Aust.

 Captain Steve. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust.

 Where's Henry. Winner at 2200m in Aust.


3rd dam

LET'S ELOPE (NZ), by Nassipour (USA). Aust. Horse of the Year in 1991-92. 11 wins from 1400m to 3200m, US$169,000, NZ$42,925, A$2,940,250, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, VATC CF Orr S., Gr.2, St George S., Gr.2, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, Manawatu RC Centaine S., Gr.3, VATC TAB Super Challenge H., 3d ARC Championship S., Gr.1, Arlington Park Beverly D S., Gr.1, Del Mar Ramona H., Gr.1, Santa Anita Oak Tree Invitational H., Gr.1, VRC Milady S., L, 4th Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, L. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

OUTBACK JOE (g Elvstroem) 5 wins from 2000m to 3200m, A$435,186, SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.2, VRC Bagot H., L, 2d VRC Banjo Paterson Series Final H., 3d VRC Roy Higgins H., L, Banjo Paterson Series Heat H.

USTINOV (c Seeking the Gold) 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2050m, A$654,935, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2, 2d VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, Poseidon S., L, Racing Rewards H., 3d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, MRC Yalumba S., Gr.1, MVRC Norman Carlyon S., Gr.2, 4th Victoria Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

Caught Courting (c Danehill) 4 wins from 1900m to 2400m, A$131,140, AJC Chris Lean H., STC Jeff Pendlebury Bookmaker H., 2d WATC GA Towton Cup, L, SAJC Walker Corporation & Daycorp Cup H., Carlton Draught H., AJC Honda Accord P., Smith & Nephew Dyonics H., CVD 79th Birthday H., Castanea H., 3d AJC Northern Light H., Gordons Bay H., STC Centenary Insitute H., 4th AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, Werribee Cup, L. Sire.

Yes I Will (f Danzig) Winner. See above.

 Over the Moon. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m in France and Aust, Longchamp Prix du Pont aux Choux.

 Paris Tryst. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

Yulong Baby (f Commands) 5 wins from 1600m to 2100m, A$225,745, to 2016-17, MRC Helen Cox H., Allan Wicks H., VRC Paul Tamburro H., 2d MRC Crown Golden Ale H., Home of In-Play Betting H., Sportingbet William Hill H., 3d SAJC Penang Trophy, L, MVRC Mayoral Charity Community H., 4th BRC The Roses S., Gr.2.

 Let's Get Famous. Unraced. Dam of 5 winners-

LET'S MAKE ADEAL (f Red Ransom) 4 wins from 1600m to 2500m, A$563,595, VRC Bart Cummings H., Gr.3, SAJC Centaurea S., L, MRC Guinot International H., 2d SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2, South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3, VRC Lexus S., Gr.3, SAJC Penang Trophy, L, 3d MRC Herbert Power H., Gr.2, VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.1, BRC Brisbane Cup, Gr.2, MRC Herbert Power S., Gr.2, ATC Sky High S., Gr.3.


4th dam

SHARON JANE (NZ), by Battle-Waggon (GB). 3 wins at 2, CJC Champagne S., Otago RC Dominion H., 2d Gore Guineas Trial. Half-sister to Haymaker. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

LET'S ELOPE (f Nassipour) 11 wins. See above.

 Double-Zan. 6 wins from 1200m to 1900m in Aust. Dam of 4 winners-

 Kinzan. 2 wins at 1400m, 2000m, Manawatu RC TV & Sound H. Dam of 4 winners-

HIGH KIN (f High Chaparral) 4 wins at 1600m, 2100m, NZ$94,535, A$49,000, Taumarunui Gold Cup, L, 2d Ipswich Cup, L.


Race Record: 4 wins to 1100m to 2016-17 in Aust.