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Sire: Snitzel

Dam: Showstoppa

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Aug 27th, 2012

Country: Australia

Horse Description:

Forjo has been retired and will visit "Brazen Beau" during the 2017 breeding season.





Bay mareFoaled in 2012

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
SNITZEL (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2002Snippets' LassSnippetsLunchtime
  Snow FinchStorm Bird
DamShow a HeartBrave WarriorCossack Warrior
SHOWSTOPPA (AUS) Miss SandmanRegal Advice

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

SHOWSTOPPA, by Show a Heart. 4 wins from 1300m to 2100m, A$128,605, MRC Patricia Halcroft H., VRC Jezabeel H., 2d MVRC Essendon Dodge H., Legends After the Last H., VRC Bitalli H., 3d VRC Shaftesbury Avenue H., MVRC 2YO P. Dam of two named foals, both winners-

Facts (f. by Not a Single Doubt). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Forjo (f. by Snitzel). 2 wins. See below.


2nd dam

RESURRECTION, by Midyan. Unplaced. Half-sister to HIS TERN TO WIN, Wildwood Flower. Dam of 5 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Showstoppa. 4 wins. See above.

Rejuvenate Lass. 2 wins at 1000m, BTC Traveltrain Holidays H., 2d BTC Jimmy Barnes H., QTC Luminia H., Tralee H., 3d BTC XXXX Gold H. Dam of-

Apple Thief. 7 wins to 1200m, A$142,510, to 2017-18, Ipswich TC Programmed Property Services H., 2d BRC Samuel Smith & Sons H., GCTC Jaguar F-Type H., MRC (Mornington) Nepean Waste H., Qld Tatt's RC Southbank Insurance Brokers H., SCTC IGA H., 3d BRC Treasury Casino Oaks Day H.

Ice Planker - Rugby Express (H.K.). Winner at 1000m, SAJC Distinctive Homes P.

Guinigi Prince. 2 wins at 1000m, 1050m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Show Smart. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m in Macau.

Fallforme. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.

Sarsfield. Placed at 3 in Aust.


3rd dam

TOLSTOYA, by Northfields. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

HIS TERN TO WIN (Arctic Tern). 3 wins at 2, Calder City of Miami S., L, 3d Calder Americana H., L, 4th Keeneland Forerunner S., Gr.3, Woodbine Toronto Cup, L, Calder Flying Pidgeon H., L, Gulfstream Park Lord Avie S., L.

Wildwood Flower (Distant Relative). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, £110,179, Ayr Gold Cup, Goodwood Ladbroke Racing H., William Hill Sprint Cup, Newmarket Typhoo Tea S., 3d Newmarket Charlotte S., L, York William Hill Trophy. Dam of-

Wilde. 3 wins to 1500m in U.A.E, Nad al Sheba Saudi BinLadin Group H., 2d Jebel Ali Gems H.

Special Sry. Winner at 2, Rome Premio Justice.

Ivana Illyich. Winner at 17½f, 3d Sandown Crown Personnel Nursery H.

Angel Rose. 2 wins at 2 in Sweden. Dam of-

Kay Es Jay (Xaar). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f in GB and U.S.A, 3d Newmarket Sweet Solera S., Gr.3, Ascot X Factor S., Leicester Charnwood Forest S. Dam of-

Lord of the North. 2 wins at 1600m, 1900m in GB and France, Deauville Prix de Monteillerie.

Archetype. 3 wins at 1m, 1¼m in 2017, Sandown Watch Racing UK Anywhere H., Coral App H., 2d Sandown Beck H.

Xaara. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1150m to 1600m in Sweden, 2d Jagersro Svenskt Kriterium. Dam of-

Next Temptation. 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, €87,635, to 2017, Deauville Prix de l'Aurette, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de la Croix de Noailles, 2d Chantilly Prix du Pays Valoisien, Prix de la Route Longue, Prix de Boran, Deauville Prix des Ventes d'Octobre, Prix de la Geliniere, 3d Chantilly Prix de la Fontaine d'Orry, Deauville Prix de Cricqueville, Prix de la Plage.

Xawery. 2 wins at 2 in 2017 in Poland, Warsaw Nagroda Dakoty.

Shehab. 3 wins at 2400m, 2500m to 2017, 3d Deauville Prix des Plantis.

Sweet Charity. 2 wins at 6f in GB.

Lear Leader. 2 wins at 2 in GB.


4th dam

ANNA KARENINA, by Princely Gift. 3 wins to 1400m, Longchamp Prix d'Arenberg, Gr.3, 2d Deauville Prix de la Vallee d'Auge, L, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Thomas Bryon, Gr.3. Half-sister to AROSA (dam of AROKAR, ATTIRANCE, LA TIRANA), Araxes, Armida (dam of ALMEIRA, ALBERTAS). Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Rushanized. 2 wins in U.S.A.

Anna Mill. Winner at 9f in Ireland. Dam of-

Milltremp (Trempolino). Winner at 1400m, Saint-Cloud Prix de Menneville, 2d Chantilly Prix de Saint-Patrick, L.

Anna Reef (No Pass No Sale). Winner at 2, Chantilly Prix d'Ibos, 3d Deauville Prix de la Vallee d'Auge, L. Producer.

Anne of Russia. Placed, 2d Phoenix Park Harley H. Dam of-

Ural Dancer (Corvaro). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1800m to 2200m, Longchamp Prix de Viroflay, 3d Nantes Derby de l'Ouest, L. Producer.


Race Record:

2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.