Battleground


Sire: Snitzel

Dam: Madame Andree

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 3rd, 2016

Country: Australia


Career Record: 7-1-3-0

  • Prizemoney
    $72,175.00
  • Wins
    14.3 %
  • Place
    42.9 %

Pedigree

 

 BATTLEGROUND (AUS)

 

Brown GeldingFoaled in 2016

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
SNITZEL (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2002Snippets' LassSnippetsLunchtime
  Snow FinchStorm Bird
DamWar EmblemOur EmblemMr. Prospector
MADAME ANDREE (AUS) Sweetest LadyLord at War
2009Glamour StockSunday SilenceHalo
  Appealing StoryValid Appeal

SNITZEL (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 7 wins-4 at 2, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Champion Sire in Aust. 3 times. Sire of 1126 rnrs, 859 wnrs, 103 SW, inc. Trapeze Artist (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1), Shamus Award, Estijaab, Redzel, Summer Passage, Invader, Russian Revolution, Hot Snitzel, Sweet Idea, Sizzling, Snitzerland, I Am Excited, Wandjina, Heavenly Blue, Away Game, Spill the Beans, Menari, Showtime, Snitty Kitty, Thronum, French Emotion, etc.

 

1st dam

MADAME ANDREE, by War Emblem. Unraced. Dam of four named foals, three to race, all winners, inc:-

Battleground (g. by Snitzel). Winner. See below.

Anders (c. by Not a Single Doubt). 2 wins at 2, A$114,615, in 2019-20, ATC Darley 2YO H., 3d BRC Basil Nolan Jr 2YO P.

Madame Pauline (f. by Redoute's Choice). 2 wins at 1100m, 1300m, 2d ATC TAB Highway H.

 

2nd dam

GLAMOUR STOCK, by Sunday Silence. Unplaced. Half-sister to EXCITING STORY, DIABLO'S STORY (dam of OPEN STORY), STRONG MEMORY, SWEEPING STORY, Ivory Color (dam of COLORFUL DAYS). Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Red Samurai. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, 3d MRC Schweppes H., MRC (Mornington) EJ & NA Turner H.

Glamorous Miss. 3 wins from 1300m to 1700m to 2018-19 in Aust.

 

3rd dam

APPEALING STORY, by Valid Appeal. Unraced. Half-sister to Charming Fappiano (dam of CUT THE CHARM, ALLURING ACT). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

EXCITING STORY (Diablo). Champion 2YO Colt in Canada in 1999. 7 wins-3 at 2-from 5f to 1m, US$911,270, Belmont Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Woodbine Vigil H., Gr.3, Swynford S., Gr.3, Silver Deputy S., L, Philadelphia Park Keystone State Sprint H., L, Woodbine Allowance, 2d Aqueduct Fall Highweight H., Gr.2, Woodbine Vigil H., Gr.3, Seagram Cup, L, Jacques Cartier S., L, 3d Saratoga Hopeful S., Gr.1, 4th Aqueduct Gravesend H., Gr.3, Woodbine Jacques Cartier S., L. Sire.

STRONG MEMORY (End Sweep). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, 81,682,000¥, Niigata BSN Sho, L, 2d Fukushima Tsurugajo Tokubetsu. Producer.

SWEEPING STORY (End Sweep). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, US$352,762, Ellis Park Breeders' Cup H., L, Turfway Park Bourbonette S., L, Saratoga Allowance, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Calder Jack Smallwood S., L, 3d Kentucky Oaks, Gr.1, Ellis Park HBPA H., L, Prairie Meadows Iowa Oaks, L, 4th Churchill Downs Dogwood S., Gr.3, Calder Desert Vixen S., L. Dam of-

Bay Story (Kris S). 2 wins at 1½m, £30,835, A$134,250, Newbury Monty Charles Diamond H., 2d WATC Perth Cup, Gr.2, VRC Lavazza Long Black H., Newmarket Grantchester S., 3d VRC Bart Cummings H., Haydock Old Borough Cup, 4th VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.3.

C. S. Royce. 2 wins at 8½f, US$77,899 in U.S.A. Dam of-

SWEEPING PADDY (Paddy O'Prado). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 9f, US$187,260, Churchill Downs Regret S., Gr.3, 3d Churchill Downs Edgewood S., Gr.3, 4th Keeneland Jessamine S., Gr.3.

C. S. INCHARGE (Take Charge Indy). 2 wins at 8¼f, 8½f, US$111,727, Tampa Bay Downs Suncoast S., L.

DIABLO'S STORY (Diablo). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 4½f to 1m, US$195,650, Woodbine Natalma S., L, Allowance, 2d Churchill Downs WHAS-11 S., L, Woodbine Mazarine S., L, Fort Erie Ontario Debutante S., L, 3d Woodbine Victoria S., L, Glorious Song S., L, 4th Woodbine Royal North H., L, Diamonds Galore H., L. Dam of-

OPEN STORY (Open Forum). Winner at 2, US$76,290, Churchill Downs Three Chimneys Juvenile S., L, 4th Churchill Downs Kentucky Breeders' Cup S., Gr.3. Producer.

Share the Story. Winner at 1200m in Japan. Dam of-

RED CLAUDIA (Agnes Tachyon). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, 108,324,000¥, Funabashi Queen Sho, L, Kyoto Shoryu S., Urawa Shirasagi Sho, 2d Funabashi Marine Cup, L, Ohi Tokyo Cinderella S., 3d Ohi Ladies Prelude, L, TCK Jo-O Hai, L, Kawasaki Sparking Lady Cup, L, Ohi Tokyo Cinderella Sho, 4th Kawasaki Sparking Lady Cup, L.

Histoire. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2000m in Japan. Dam of-

Whey Sauce (Kurofune). Winner at 8¾f, 3d York Musidora S., Gr.3. Producer.

Ivory Color. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m in Japan. Dam of-

COLORFUL DAYS (Fuji Kiseki). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, 116,687,000¥, Kawasaki Kanto Oaks, L, Kyoto Yamashiro S., 2d Ohi TCK Jo-O Hai, L, Hanshin Chushu S., 3d Ohi JBC Ladies' Classic, L, TCK Jo O Hai, L, Funabashi Queen Sho, L-twice. Producer.

 

Race Record: 7 Starts 1-3-0 A$72,175.

Winner at 1200m in 2019-20, 2d Gosford Guineas, L, ATC Sky Racing Active H., Hyland Race Colours P.