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Unpretentious Wins Gr2 Schillaci Stakes
At Caulfield, Gr1 Golden Slipper-winning Widden Stud stallion & former Australian Champion 1st-Season Sire Stratum (Redoute's Choice-Bourgeois, by Luskin Star) added group success when 5YO gelding Unpretentious (Stratum-Alisa Free, by Favorite Trick) scored by 0.2-length for trainer Nikki Burke in the $220,000 Gr2 Schillaci Stakes (1000m) for 3YO+, over 6YO gelding Pago Rock (Rock of Gibraltar-Dancing Pago, by Thunder Gulch) & 3YO colt Kuroshio (Exceed and Excel-Arctic Drift, by Gone West). Unpretentious took his record to 4 wins (including the Listed VRC Sprint Handicap) & 3 placings (including the Listed Kevin Heffernan Stakes) from 11 starts for $295,925 earnings.