New Stakeswinner For Stravinsky

9 Apr 2011

The hardy El Chico became the 67th and latest black type winner for Stravinsky when scoring a hard-fought win in yesterday’s Christchurch Casino Easter Cup-Gr.3 (1600m) at Riccarton Park.


It was the 12th win for El Chico, a six year old son of Stravinsky who is prepared by Michael Pitman and was ridden by Lisa Allpress.


Stravinsky stood his final Southern Hemisphere season at Cambridge Stud in 2009.  His final crop in this part of the world will be available to buyers at the 2012 round of yearling sales.


According to figures provided by Arion Pedigrees (, Stravinsky is the sire of 709 winners worldwide.

Stravinsky - now the sire of 67 individual black type winners