Snitz out of The Kosciuszko

Racing NSW stewards' advised on Thursday morning that trainer Matthew Dunn has informed them that following Snitz performing below expectations in the listed Ramornie Handicap at Grafton on Wednesday a decision has been made to spell the gelding. Snitz finished ninth after being fourth at the 400m.
Dunn has advised that as a result Snitz will not be available to compete in the 2020 The Kosciuszko at Randwick on October 17th.

The five-year-old Snitzel gelding was the $5.00 equal favourite with Front Page on TAB's market for The Kosciuszko after winning the listed Takeover Target Stakes over 1200m at Randwick on May 9th and finishing third in the listed June Stakes over 1200m at Randwick on June 6th.