Fortune Six

Sire: Snitzel
Dam: Shower of Steel
Colour: Bay
Gender: Gelding
Age: 5 year old
Foaled: Aug 18th, 2013
Country: Australia


J Venture Stable

Career Record: 15 - 2 - 3 - 2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    13.3 %
  • Place
    33.3 %





Black or Brown geldingFoaled in 2013

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
SNITZEL (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2002Snippets' LassSnippetsLunchtime
  Snow FinchStorm Bird
DamComet ShineFappianoMr. Prospector
SHOWER OF STEEL (AUS) Hangin on a StarVice Regent
1997Bent SteelArchregentVice Regent
  Band of SteelSteel Pulse

SNITZEL (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 7 wins-4 at 2, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire in 2016-17. Sire of 815 rnrs, 583 wnrs, 79 SW, inc. Shamus Award (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Invader, Redzel, Russian Revolution, Hot Snitzel, Sweet Idea, Sizzling, Snitzerland, Trapeze Artist, Summer Passage, Wandjina, Heavenly Blue, Spill the Beans, Menari, Snitty Kitty, Thronum, Time for War, Flying Snitzel, Showtime, Tangled, Farson, Perignon, etc.


1st dam

SHOWER OF STEEL, by Comet Shine. 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, STC Becker Commercial Services H., 2d AJC Wallaby Bar Ballestry H., Energy Australia H., STC Tuesdays' Slave H., 3d STC De Bortoli Gulf Station H. Half-sister to Steel Lips. Dam of six named foals, five to race, all winners, inc:-

POLISHED STEEL - SELIGI (Sing.) (g. by King of Danes). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, R327,205, S$223,530, Scottsville Byerley Turk P., Gr.3, Singapore TC Class 4 H., Benchmark 67 H., 2d Kenilworth Matchem S., Gr.3, Singapore TC Class 3 H.-3 times, Kranji C S., Kindness S., Class 4 H., Big Hearts S., 3d Singapore TC Top Spin S., Anniversary Cup, Class 3 H., Kranji C S.-twice, Benchmark 67 H.

CARIAD (f. by Sequalo). 5 wins to 1200m, A$255,350, BRC Nudgee H., L, Bright Shadow H., L, Hardy Brothers Jewellers P., 2d Toowoomba TC Weetwood H., L, BRC Lyndhurst Stud Quality H., Events at BRC QTIS 3YO H., Toyota Service Advantage H., Toowoomba TC Neil Mansell Concrete Quality H., 3d BRC Juanmo S., L, Bundaberg Red H. Dam of-

Preferito. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$76,705, in 2017-18, BRC Gallopers Sports Club H., 2d Ballarat TC Magic Millions 2YO Clockwise Classic, ATC Husson at Vinery H.

Alcari. Winner at 1000m in 2017-18, HKJC Chung On H., 2d HKJC Griffin Trophy, Kate H.

Setoga (g. by Your Song). 2 wins at 1000m, 1050m in 2017-18, BRC Fat Noodle Yum Cha Menu H., SCTC Sky Thoroughbred Central P.

Fitzrovia (g. by Choisir). 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m, WATC Follow Us on Instagram H., 3d WATC Tabtouch Mobile App H., H., Country Interstate International Membership H.

Reinforced - Fortune Six (Sing.) (g. by Snitzel). 2 wins. See below.


2nd dam

BENT STEEL, by Archregent. Unraced. Sister to Regent Steel, half-sister to Steel Sculptress (dam of EYES OF STEEL). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Steel Lips (Sequalo). 10 wins from 1000m to 1800m, A$325,342, BRC Winning Edge Easter Cup H., Mackay Cup, BRC LED Super Screens H., Cleanevent H., BTC Carlton Draught P., QTC Royal Selangor H., 2d GCTC Goldmarket H., L, BRC North Brisbane Rugby Club H., Fresh Food Kids Appeal H., Kirin H., 3d BRC Members Cup, L, Rockhampton Cup, BRC Carlton Mid H., Sebel & Citigate H., BTC Jacob's Creek Blanc de Blancs H., VRC Flying Eskimo H., 4th QTC Sir Edward Williams H., L.

Shower of Steel. 8 wins. See above.

Del Frisco. 7 wins at 1000m, 1100m, WATC Moorianty H., Sweet Saga H., Governor Stirling H., 2d WATC Jenark H., Tom Hayles H., So Dainty H., 3d WATC Wattleup H., Banksia H.

Gungadin. 5 wins to 1300m, 2d BTC VIP Cabs, Couriers & Limousines H., QTC St Margaret's P&F Association H., 3d BTC Carlton Draught H.

Single Bound. 3 wins at 900m, 1000m, 2d QTC Lyndhurst Stud H.-twice.

Mountain. 3 wins to 1050m in Aust. Dam of-

Ascendance. 4 wins to 1350m, A$93,840, to 2017-18, SAJC Robbie's Chop Shop H., Nathan Horne H., 2d SAJC Spring Carnival H., 3d SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H.


3rd dam

BAND OF STEEL, by Steel Pulse. Winner at 1300m, STC Canal H., 3d STC Astarita H., Fairlight H. Dam of 11 named foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

Steel Sculptress (Arch Sculptor). 7 wins-2 at 2-to 1250m, A$106,650, SAJC Connell Wagner H., VATC Regent H., Casino H., Nuffield H., VRC Indian Summer H., SAJC Red Breeze H., The Nob S., 2d South Australian S., Gr.3, SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, VATC Australian Liquor Marketers H., 4th VATC Thoroughbred Club S.H., Gr.3. Dam of-

EYES OF STEEL (At Talaq). 5 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, SAJC Hahn Ice S., L, BMW Australia H., Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix 2YO H., Lord Galaxy 2YO H., 3d MVRC Qantas Frequent Flyer H., SAJC Tasty Skim H., 4th SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3. Producer.

Regent Steel (Archregent). 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, VATC Kilsyth H., Officer H., 2d VATC Barton H., L, Emerald H.

Backbone. 8 wins to 1400m in Aust. and Macau, Macau Bradford H., VATC WJ Adams H., VRC Vichealth H., 2d Macau Agressor H., 3d MVRC TROA's Arrowfield H., 4th VRC Moomba P., L.


Race Record: 13 Starts 2-3-2 A$60,725, S$7,380.

2 wins-1 at 2-at 1350m, 1400m to 2016-17 in Aust, 3d Singapore TC Class 3 H.

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