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Fleur de Lune Wins Gr3 Foxbridge Plate
NZ Cambridge Stud's Gr1-winning shuttler Stravinsky (Nureyev-Fire The Groom, by Blushing Groom) added a black-type success when 5YO mare Fleur de Lune (Stravinsky-Kapsjoy, by Kaapstad) scored by 0.5-length for trainer Lee Somervell over 8YO gelding Fritzy Boy (Brilliance-Fritzy Girl, by Cache of Gold) & 4YO mare Xanadu (Elusive City-Forest Dream, by Forest Glo) in the NZ$70,000 Gr3 Foxbridge Plate (1200m) at Te Rapa. Winning her first stakes-race, Fleur de Lune took her record to 5 wins & 10 placings from 18 starts for NZ$236,275 earnings. For in-depth race, winner & runner details click on the race name in this item.