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Hartnell can redeem himself with Ranvet Stakes win

Hartnell can redeem himself with Ranvet Stakes win

16 Mar, 2017

Trainer John O’Shea’s Group 1 performer Hartnell gets the chance to redeem himself when he lines up in the Group 1 $700,000 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Hartnell, above, will get his chance to redeem himself in the Ranvet Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The ultra-consistent Hartnell produced his worst result …

George Ryder to be ‘competitive’ for Winx

George Ryder to be ‘competitive’ for Winx

16 Mar, 2017

Leading Group 1 rider Hugh Bowman believes that the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday will be the most competitive race that Winx has contested for a long time.

Hugh Bowman and Winx, above, will team up again in the George Ryder at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Winx plus ten other horses in 2017 George Ryder Nominations

Winx plus ten other horses in 2017 George Ryder Nominations

13 Mar, 2017

Super mare Winx plus ten other horses are among the nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $1m George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Winx, above, heads up the nominations for the 2017 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Chris Waller trained Winx is chasing her sixteenth win on the …

Prized Icon to run in Australian Guineas

Prized Icon to run in Australian Guineas

2 Mar, 2017

Dual acceptor Prized Icon has arrived in Melbourne and will take his place in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, will take his place in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prized Icon was also an acceptor for the Group 1 $1m Girvan …

Soft track for Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

Soft track for Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

25 Feb, 2017

Overnight rain at Randwick will see Winx step out onto a soft track when she chases fifteen straight wins in the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) today.

Winx, above, will be running on a soft track in the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Randwick received 7mm of rain since …

Endless Drama can finish closer to Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

Endless Drama can finish closer to Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

24 Feb, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller is hoping that Irish import Endless Drama can finish closer to his super star stablemate Winx in the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Jockey Tye Angland, above, rides Endless Drama in the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Endless Drama was having his …

Bowman happy with barrier 4 for Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

Bowman happy with barrier 4 for Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

23 Feb, 2017

High profile jockey Hugh Bowman can see Winx getting a beautiful run from barrier four in the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Jockey Hugh Bowman, above, is happy with barrier 4 for Winx in the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Winx is stepping out for …

Hartnell not ready to topple Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

Hartnell not ready to topple Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

22 Feb, 2017

Trainer John O’Shea admits that it will be hard for Hartnell to topple Winx in the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday but is confident the English import will be able to test the super star mare on day two of ‘The Championships’ if the conditions are right.

Hartnell, above, …

Only bad luck can beat Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

Only bad luck can beat Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

22 Feb, 2017

Hugh Bowman is super confident that Winx will continue on her winning way towards fifteen straight victories and said that only bad luck would get her beaten in Saturday’s Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick.

Jockey Hugh Bowman and Winx, above, will team up again in the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick. …

Winx is $1.10 in early Chipping Norton Stakes betting

Winx is $1.10 in early Chipping Norton Stakes betting

21 Feb, 2017

Australia’s favourite racehorse Winx is marked at $1.10 to extend her winning run to fifteen in the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Winx, above, has been installed the short priced favourite for the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winx kept her winning momentum going in …