is not the only first season sire being launched at Magic Millions this year by
Widden Stud with Snitzel's Cox Plate winning son Shamus Award also poised to excite
A commercial powerhouse that has already opened up a sizable lead on the
Australian 2YO Sires List for this season, Snitzel is sale ring gold and his
finest son is undoubtedly Australia's Champion 3YO Shamus Award.
A top class colt that scored a unique double in the Group I MVRC Cox Plate and
VRC Australian Guineas, Shamus Award is refined quality through and through.
Award has 16 entries for Magic Millions
, two of them presented by Widden Stud
Colt Shamus Award x Chaotic, by King of Kings (IRE)
Half-brother to two winners from a daughter of Group I winner Spectrum.
Filly Shamus Award x Essie's Pride, by Murtajill
First foal of stakes-placed Essie's Pride, from the family of brilliant Group
III winner Redzel.
Other draft stars for Widden include:
filly Snitzel x River Thames, by Fastnet Rock
Third foal of a daughter of champion sire Fastnet Rock from the family of
champion galloper Mahogany.
Colt Written Tycoon x Rock Princess, by Elvstroem
Second foal of a metro winning half-sister to Group I MRC Thousand Guineas
winner Macedon Lady.
Filly Foxwedge x Royal Pageant, by Royal Academy (USA)
Half-sister to two winners from a half-sister to SW's Omnitrader and Stockade
from the family of Group I winner Fully Fledged.
Filly Eurozone x Soft Landing, by Al Maher