California Spell

California Spell

Sire: Snitzel

Dam: Angel's Spell

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 26th, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Gold, Black V And Cap


David Brown, John Clarke, Steven Eeles, Dennis Gardiner, Dr PC Goel, Christian Jocumsen, Jared Lee, John McGauran, Michelle Minervini, Mark Minervini, David Morgan, John Pattison, Alan Rowe, John Scott, Lucky Sems (Mgr: Shane Semmler), Jackie Smith, Dean Trott

Career Record: 5-0-0-1

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Bay geldingFoaled in 2015

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
SNITZEL (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2002Snippets' LassSnippetsLunchtime
  Snow FinchStorm Bird
DamDehereDeputy MinisterVice Regent
ANGEL'S SPELL (AUS) Sister DotSecretariat
2008Angelic BelleKenmareKalamoun
  Gift of WingsZephyr Zip

SNITZEL (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 7 wins-4 at 2, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire twice. Sire of 945 rnrs, 693 wnrs, 87 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, Wandjina, Heavenly Blue, I Am Excited, Spill the Beans, Menari, Showtime, Snitty Kitty, Thronum, French Emotion, Time for War, etc.


1st dam

ANGEL'S SPELL, by Dehere. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust. Sister to HERE DE ANGELS, Defiant Angel, three-quarter-sister to MISS STELLABELLE. Dam of two named foals, both raced-

Tristan de Angel (g. by Not a Single Doubt). 4 wins to 1400m, A$127,502, to 2018-19, ATC TAB Highway H.-twice, 3d Ipswich TC Leg's & Eddies Day H.

California Spell (g. by Snitzel). See below.


2nd dam

ANGELIC BELLE, by Kenmare. 2 wins at 1400m, 3d STC Mount Lewis H. Half-sister to Justa Babe (dam of COMME TU VEUX). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

HERE DE ANGELS (Dehere). 11 wins to 1200m, A$771,050, SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, MRC Ian McEwen Trophy, Gr.3, Rubiton S., Gr.3-twice, SAJC CMA Recycling S., Gr.3, MRC Christmas S., L, Mitty's Cup H., MVRC AJS Corporation H., MRC Waranton H., MVRC Watsons Catering Equipment H., 2d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, MVRC Stanley Wootton S., Gr.2, VRC MSS Security Sprint H., MRC Bert Bryant H., 3d MVRC Schweppes S., Gr.2, MRC Heath S., L, VRC Peter Rowland at Flemington H., 4th MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1, Ian McEwen S., Gr.3, ATC Lightning H., L.

Defiant Angel (Dehere). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$263,065, SAJC Quayclean H., Farmers Union Iced Coffee H., William Hill H., Quayclean H., Irish Race Day H., Adelaide Galvanising H., 2d SAJC City of Adelaide H., L, VRC Antler Luggage H., MRC LUCRF Super H., SAJC Barossa Cup Day H., Marlene Forgan H., Gawler Cup, 3d VRC Williamstown H.

See the Angels. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, AJC Soho Square 2YO P. Producer.

Fly de Angels - be an Angel (Mal.). 4 wins from 1400m to 2000m in Aust. and Malaysia, 3d Selangor TC Class 1 H.

Defiant Witness. 2 wins at 1050m, 1100m in Aust.

Angel's Spell. 2 wins. See above.

Desert Maid. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Chestnut Valley. 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m, 2d MRC (Mornington) Channel 7 Ron Casey Memorial H.

Sam's Belle. Unraced. Dam of-

MISS STELLABELLE (Dehere). 3 wins to 1350m, A$438,575, MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3, Wyong RC Mona Lisa S., L, 2d ATC Sapphire S., Gr.2, MVRC Red Anchor S., Gr.3, TRC Bow Mistress Trophy, Gr.3, TTC Vamos S., Gr.3, VRC Gucci S., L, MRC Twilight Glow S., L, 3d VRC Blazer S., Gr.2, ATC Birthday Card S., Gr.3, Scone RC Dark Jewel Classic, L, MRC Jack Elliott 2YO H., 4th MRC Tristarc S., Gr.2, Hawkesbury RC Darley Crown, Gr.3, SAJC Dequetteville S., L, MRC Kevin Hayes S., L, Hawkesbury RC Darley Crown, L, Newcastle JC Tibbie S., L. Dam of-

Bucephalus. Winner at 1100m in 2018-19, ATC Friday Night Racing H.

Flying Casino. 15 wins from 1500m to 3200m, A$426,700, to 2017-18, Oakbank RC Onkaparinga Cup, SAJC Lane Vineyard H., New Morphett Arms Hotel H., Little Heroes Foundation H., Adelaide Cup Raceday H., Hughes Limousines H., Schweppes H., Jockey Celebration Day H., Peter Elberg Funerals H., 2d SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H., William Hill H., Campolina Stud H., Holdfast Insurance H., James Boag's Premium H.


3rd dam

GIFT OF WINGS, by Zephyr Zip. Placed in Aust. Half-sister to LA CAISSIERE (dam of DASHING EAGLE), Aulnay (dam of KEN'S JOY). Dam of 15 named foals, 13 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Malanda. 4 wins from 1500m to 2100m, WATC Onslow H., Betsy Burke H., 3d WATC Birthday Cup.

Gifted Flyer. Winner at 1550m, 2d TRC National Mutual Superannuation H. Dam of-

Risk It. 14 wins from 1550m to 2400m, A$193,629, TRC Brighton Cup, City of Clarence Cup H.

Justa Babe. Placed, 2d Avondale JC TJ McKee Juvenile S. Dam of-

COMME TU VEUX (Howbaddouwantit). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, ARC Ellerslie Awards Day 2YO H., 2d North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, 3d Levin RC Ryder S., L, Cambridge JC William Inglis & Son H. Dam of-

As You Will - Racing Fighter (H.K.) (Mastercraftsman). Winner at 1200m in 2018-19, HKJC Lukfook Love Forever Collection H., 2d Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., Gr.2, HKJC Yun Ping H.

Navajo Run (High Chaparral). 2 wins at 1600m, MRC Grand Hotel Frankston H., 2d South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3.


Race Record: 2 Starts 0-0-1 A$2,000.

Placed at 3 in 2018-19, 3d SAJC Adelaide Cup Raceday P.