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Cox Plate number 3 is Winx’s next major goal

Cox Plate number 3 is Winx’s next major goal

10 Apr, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller has put an overseas campaign for Winx on the back burner and will concentrate on winning a third Group 1 $3m Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley during the 2017 Melbourne Spring Carnival with the super mare.

Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner Winx, above, will be set for a third Ladbrokes Cox …

High Quality nominations for 2017 All Aged Stakes

High Quality nominations for 2017 All Aged Stakes

10 Apr, 2017

A high quality group of sprinters make up the list of nominations for the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Half of the eighteen …

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 …

Another wet track for Winx in 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Another wet track for Winx in 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes

5 Apr, 2017

Glamour mare Winx is facing the prospect of another rain affected track when she chases her seventeenth straight win in Saturday’s Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’.

Winx, above, will have to contend with another rain affected track in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick. …

Winx Primed for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Winx Primed for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

3 Apr, 2017

Chris Waller was pleased with Winx’s hit-out between races at Randwick over the weekend and is confident that the equine superstar is ready to take her place in Saturday’s 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes field.

Winx will contest the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes on Saturday as a fourth point of call this time in. Photo: Steve …

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 …

Bowman has last word on Winx before George Ryder

Bowman has last word on Winx before George Ryder

16 Mar, 2017

Leading jockey Hugh Bowman can’t fault Winx as he gives the last word about the glamour mare in the lead up to the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Winx, above, is in fine order heading into the George Ryder at Rosehill. Photo Ultimate Racing Photos.

Bowman was …

Black Heart Bart chasing 5th G1 win in Futurity Stakes

Black Heart Bart chasing 5th G1 win in Futurity Stakes

23 Feb, 2017

Jockey Brad Rawiller believes that if Black Heart Bart can claim his fifth Group 1 win in the $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday, the big bay can claim to be rated the next best racehorse in the country behind Winx.

Black Heart Bart, above, is chasing his 5th G1 win in …

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, …