Skip to content
Snitzel
x
Jestatune (by Rory's Jester)
2021 Service Fee: $8,800 (inc. GST)

Overview

As a brilliant Group-winning sprinting son of the multiple Champion Sire Snitzel, Jukebox kick started his career in the best possible fashion to remain unbeaten as a juvenile, highlighted by a dominant two length victory over his peers in the $250,000 Listed Inglis Premier (1200m).

Returning in the Spring to win the stallion-making Gr.3 MRC Vain Stakes (1100m), a race won in recent years by Starspangledbanner, Sepoy, Russian Revolution and Bivouac, Jukebox produced an outstanding sectional for the final 200m of the race, highlighting a blistering turn of foot that had always set him apart from the rest.

Jukebox recorded a further three Group placings in a brief career of just eight starts, finishing second to Gr.1-winning filly Catchy and defeating Booker in the Gr.2 VRC Danehill Stakes (1200m) as well as finishing second to another high-class filly Formality in the Gr.3 MRC Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m).

A naturally fast, precocious horse that won his first three starts, Jukebox ran true to his pedigree being from the top class stakes-winning juvenile Jestatune, a daughter of Golden Slipper and leading speed influence Rory’s Jester, who of course is also the broodmare sire of Not A Single Doubt.

A half-sister to WA Gr.1 winner Ihtsahymn, Jestatune is from another stakes-winning juvenile in Umatune, a daughter of Gr.1-winning 2YO and Gr.1 sire Umatilla.

An extremely affordable son of reigning Champion Sire Snitzel from a power packed colonial family, Jukebox is sure to strike a tune with breeders looking for precocity, speed and a great physique.

His first crop yearlings have sold up to $75,000 in 2021.

Pedigree

SNITZEL (AUS)
B. 2002
GW 7 wins
f:1483 r:1208 w:927 SW:108
Redoute's Choice
B. 1996
GW 5 wins
f:1856 r:1504 w:1167 SW:178
Danehill
B. 1986
GW 4 wins
f:2414 r:2083 w:1631 SW:347
DanzigNorthern Dancer2
Pas de Nom7
RazyanaHis Majesty4
Spring Adieu2
Shantha's Choice
B. 1992
Wnr 1 win
f:13 r:10 w:10 SW:5
Canny LadBletchingly7
Jesmond Lass14
Dancing ShowNijinsky8
Show Lady8
Snippets' Lass
B. 1993
SW 7 wins
f:6 r:6 w:6 SW:3
Snippets
B. 1984
GW 9 wins
f:828 r:739 w:602 SW:57
LunchtimeSilly Season1
Great Occasion7
Easy DateGrand Chaudiere19
Scampering20
Snow Finch
B. 1984
SW 2 wins
f:14 r:13 w:10 SW:2
Storm BirdNorthern Dancer2
South Ocean4
A RealgirlIn Reality21
Secret Verdict2
JESTATUNE (AUS)
Ch. 2004
SW 4 wins
f:6 r:5 w:4 SW:1
Rory's Jester
Ch. 1982
GW 7 wins
f:982 r:878 w:678 SW:76
Crown Jester
Ch. 1978
GW 6 wins
f:595 r:456 w:304 SW:13
BaguetteRego5
Dark Jewel6
AnjudyWilkes13
Puppet13
Rory's Rocket
Gr. 1973
GW 3 wins
f:7 r:5 w:5 SW:3
Roan RocketBuisson Ardent7
Farandole13
CantadoraMatador8
Kantara1
Umatune
Gr. 1998
SW 1 win
f:8 r:6 w:5 SW:2
Umatilla
B. 1988
GW 7 wins
f:932 r:790 w:463 SW:33
MiswakiMr. Prospector13
Hopespringseternal16
Dancing ShowNijinsky8
Show Lady8
God's Tune
Gr. 1988
NP
f:6 r:5 w:3 SW:1
GodswalkDancer's Image4
Kate's Intent2
Neptune PrincessSea Prince23
Lady Freux27

 

1st Dam

JESTATUNE, by Rory's Jester. 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$367,450, WATC Gimcrack S., L, Magic Millions Perth 2YO Classic, Wolf Pack 2YO H., Corporate Bruce H., 2d WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, WATC Pink Bug Sprint H., Pindan Group H., 3d WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2, Yu Peking Duck Banquet H., Sprint H. Half-sister to IHTSAHYMN, Ihtsatune, Saxon Palace. Dam of six foals, five to race, four winners, inc:-

JUKEBOX (c. by Snitzel). Subject horse.

Jestajingle (f. by Lonhro). 2 wins at 1000m, WATC Del Basso Smallgoods P., Stream Live on Tabtouch H., 2d WATC Community Newspaper Group P., Corporate Membership H., 3d WATC Terrace Restaurant H., 4th WATC Jungle Mist Classic, L.

Hit Tune (g. by Rogano). Winner at 2, A$79,360, WATC Tabtouch 2YO P., 2d WATC Budget Car & Truck Rental 2YO P.

Molto Allegro (f. by Fast 'n' Famous). Winner at 2, A$89,600, WATC Westspeed 2YO P., 2d WATC Amelia Park Lamb 2YO H., Carly-Mae Pye Tribute H. Dam of-

BEETHOVEN (Helmet). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$181,686, to 2020-21, WATC Perth S., L, Heineken 2YO P., 2d WATC Iron Jack 2YO P., 3d WATC Supremacy S., L, 4th WATC WA Sires' Produce S., Gr.3.

 

2nd Dam

UMATUNE, by Umatilla. Winner at 2, WATC Crystal Slipper S., L, 2d WATC Stars of Summer 2YO H. Sister to Godswaki, Siren Miss (dam of CATAPULTED). Dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

IHTSAHYMN (Ihtiram). 12 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, A$1,611,445, to 2020-21, WATC Kingston Town Classic, Gr.1, CB Cox S., Gr.2, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, Strickland S., Gr.3, Melvista S., L, Westspeed Nursery H.-twice, Westspeed 2YO P., Darwin Cup-twice, 2d Western Australian Derby, Gr.2, WATC Lex Piper S., L, JC Roberts S., L, Heineken 3 H., 3d WATC Ted Van Heemst S., Gr.2, Ascot Gold Cup, L, Tattersall's Cup, L, Farnley S., L, Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Boulder Cup, L, Kalgoorlie Cup, L, Northam Cup, L, WATC Bernard Couch Memorial H., Mildura Cup, 4th WATC CB Cox S., Gr.2, Northerly S., Gr.3, Tattersall's Cup, L, Idyllic Prince S., L, Ascot Gold Cup, L, Birthday S., L, Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Kalgoorlie Cup, L.

JESTATUNE (Rory's Jester). 4 wins. See above.

Saxon Palace (Bletchley Park). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1650m, A$127,125, WATC Guinness Race Day H., Tabform 2YO P., Midweek Lunch Package H., 2d WATC Aquanita S., L, Westspeed 2YO P., Mal Moses H., 3d Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Westspeed 3YO H., 4th WATC Fairetha S., L.

Ihtsatune (Ihtiram). Winner at 2000m, 2d WATC Westspeed 2YO P., 3d WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, Westspeed 3YO H. Producer.

 

3rd Dam

GOD'S TUNE, by Godswalk. Unplaced. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

UMATUNE (Umatilla). Winner. See above.

Godswaki (Umatilla). 5 wins from 1200m to 2900m, 2d VRC Ottawa S., L, MVRC Violoncello H., 3d SAJC Mannix Air H.

Siren Miss. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

CATAPULTED (Catbird). 12 wins-2 at 2-to 1300m, A$886,825, BRC QTC Cup, Gr.2, VRC Standish H., Gr.3, MRC Rubiton S., Gr.3, SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, VRC Straight Six H., L, MRC Doveton S., L, SAJC City of Marion S., L, Evright.com H., Cleanevent 2YO P., Dermody Petroleum Tailem Bend 2YO H., Tooheys H., Holdfast Insurance H., 2d SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, Standish H., Gr.3, MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.3, SAJC Durbridge S., L, MRC 65 Roses Victoria Cup, SAJC Betfair H., 3d SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3.

 

4th Dam

NEPTUNE PRINCESS, by Sea Prince. 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 2250m, SAJC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.2, OJ Smith Challenge S., L, Masefield H., Swift H., Fledgling H., Onkaparinga RC Once a Jolly Swagman Welter H., 3d VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, SAJC Graham Bros Diamond S., L, 4th SAJC Lightning S., Gr.3. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Devils Run. 3 wins from 1900m to 2100m, SAJC Roger Young Motors H., 2d SAJC S.A. H., Wattyl, Hunting Horn H., 3d SAJC Dalgety Bloodstock International H.

Race Record

Age Runs 1st 2nd 3rd Prizemoney (AUD)
2YO 2 2 - - $150,150
3YO 6 1 2 1 $206,250
Total 8 3 2 1 $356,400

At 2

1st MRC Inglis 2YO Premier RL (1200m beating Coppergate and Perast), Geelong RC Bet365 Maiden 2YO P. (1100m).

At 3

1st MRC Vain S., Gr.3 (1100m beating Plutocracy and Luen on Poseidon).

2nd VRC Danehill S., Gr.2 (1200m to Catchy, beating Booker), MRC Blue Sapphire S., Gr.3 (1200m to Formality, beating Lone Eagle).

3rd MRC Sir John Monash S., Gr.3 (1100m to Voodoo Lad and Inn Keeper).

Stud Record

First season at stud 2018. His oldest progeny are yearlings.

Sales Record

Sale Horse Name Dam Price Vendor Buyer
(F) 2021 MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale Book 2 Friendly Glow $75,000 Eureka Stud, Cambooya, Qld Munce Racing/Blue Sky Bloodstock Pty Ltd (FBAA)
(F) 2021 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale Highway Session Kyria $60,000 Glenn Lee Thoroughbreds, Meroo Meadow Jaquers
(F) 2021 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale Highway Session Lyka Flyer $50,000 Eureka Stud, Cambooya, Qld T Browning
(C) 2021 MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale Book 2 Miss Presidential $40,000 Murrulla Stud, Wingen, NSW Ciaron Maher Bloodstock

Resources