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Sucre Wins Listed Great Easter Stakes
At Riccarton in New Zealand, former NZ Chequers Stud shuttler Ishiguru (Danzig-Strategic Manuever, by Cryptoclearance) added a black-type success when 6YO mare Sucre (Ishiguru-Carrie, by Danasinga) scored by a long head for trainer Sean Bellew in the NZ$50,000 Listed Great Easter Stakes (1400m) for 3YO+, over 4YO gelding Overtheriver (Mettre En Jeu-Quality Eyes, by Danzero) & 7YO gelding Toma Valea (Al Akbar-Elderslie, by Woodborough). This was the first stakes victory for Sucre who took her record to 12 wins and 11 placings from 42 starts for NZ$224,940 earnings.