57th Black Type Winner for Stravinsky

6 Sep 2009

Cambridge Stud's utterly-proven shuttler Stravinsky was credited with his 57
th individual stakeswinner when Win For Sure (ex Win for Us, by Surumu) won the Listed Premio Del Piazzale (1600m) at
Milan in

over the weekend.

The victory came as no surprise as the four-year-old had previously won 5 of his 7 career starts in distances ranging from 1600m to 2000m.

A German-bred, Win for Sure's dam won the Deutsches St Leger-Gr.2.  The second dam, Wild Romance, was

's Champion 2YO Filly of 1993.

Stravinsky is expected at Cambridge Stud for his 2009 shuttle run at the end of this month.  His Southern Hemisphere trip from
Japan requires a quarantine stopover in
America and another quarantine period in


Stravinsky currently has a record of 549 winners from 799 runners worldwide.  His now 57 individual stakeswinners includes 29 individual Group Race winners.