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Winx steps up third Cox Plate preparation

Winx steps up third Cox Plate preparation

20 Jun, 2017

Australia’s favourite racehorse Winx has returned to trainer Chris Waller’s Rosehill stables ready to step up her Spring Carnival preparation that will target a third successive win in the 2017 Group 1 $3m Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 28.

Winx and Hugh Bowman, above, will be aiming for a third Cox …

P J O’Shea Stakes to be Preferment’s swansong

P J O’Shea Stakes to be Preferment’s swansong

30 May, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller is still deciding if the Group 2 $200,000 Pages Event Equipment Hire P J O’Shea Stakes (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday will be multiple Group 1 winner Preferment’s last race track appearance.

Preferment, above, will retire after he runs in the P J O’Shea Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Waller …

Winx in pre-training for third Cox Plate campaign

Winx in pre-training for third Cox Plate campaign

30 May, 2017

Champion mare Winx is back in pre-training as she begins her Spring campaign that will be aiming towards a third consecutive win in the Group 1 $3m Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 28.

Winx, above, is back in training aiming towards a third Cox Plate win at Moonee Valley. Photo by …

Good track to boost the chances of Preferment in A.D. Hollindale Stakes

Good track to boost the chances of Preferment in A.D. Hollindale Stakes

5 May, 2017

A good racing surface at the Gold Coast on Saturday will boost the chances of multiple Group 1 winner Preferment in the Group 2 $358,000 Attwood Marshall A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m).

Preferment, above, will appreciate a good racing surface for the A.D. Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Sydney’s wet …

2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Tips: Winx In A Canter

2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Tips: Winx In A Canter

8 Apr, 2017

There is no surprises about who is on the top of the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes tips of Deane Lester and the leading form analyst could not be more confident that Winx will continue on her winning ways.

Winx is a dominant favourite to win the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Winx …

Randwick track upgrade likely for Winx in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Randwick track upgrade likely for Winx in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

7 Apr, 2017

Randwick track manager Nevesk Ramdhani is predicting a track upgrade into the soft range before Winx steps out for the Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) on Saturday.

A soft Randwick track is predicted before Winx, above, runs in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Randwick track is currently …

Winx completes final gallop for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Winx completes final gallop for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

6 Apr, 2017

All is in tip top order with Winx who completed her final gallop at Rosehill this morning for the Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Winx, above, has come through her final gallop before the Queen Elizabeth Stakes in great order. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer Chris Waller …

Bowman keeps Winx relaxed and happy for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Bowman keeps Winx relaxed and happy for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

6 Apr, 2017

Leading Group 1 winning jockey Hugh Bowman has the job of keeping super star mare Winx relaxed and happy in the lead up to the Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Winx, above, will start a long odds favourite again in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick. Photo by …

Winx to race with hoof filler in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Winx to race with hoof filler in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

5 Apr, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller is not concerned that his super star Winx has to race with synthetic hoof filler when she chases her seventeenth straight win in the Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Champion mare Winx, above, will race with synthetic hoof filler …

Hartnell ready to attack Winx in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Hartnell ready to attack Winx in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

5 Apr, 2017

Trainer John O’Shea’s stable flag bearer Hartnell is at his peak and ready to attack his nemesis Winx in the Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on the second day of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Hartnell, above, is at his peak to take on Winx again in the Queen Elizabeth Stake …