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Winx dominates betting for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Winx dominates betting for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

17 Jan, 2017

Champion mare Winx remains the dominant favourite for the Group 1 $4m Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on April 8 following her return to the public eye in a Rosehill barrier trial today.

Dual Cox Plate winner Winx, above,, is the dominant favourite for the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Winx unextended in Rosehill barrier trial

Winx unextended in Rosehill barrier trial

17 Jan, 2017

Glamour mare Winx was unextended by regular rider Hugh Bowman when she ran third in a 900m barrier trial at Rosehill this morning.

Winx, above winning her 2nd Cox Plate, finished 3rd in a Rosehill barrier trial with Hugh Bowman in the saddle. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Bowman settled Winx in fourth position and …

Yankee Rose positive drug test for Flight Stakes 2nd

Yankee Rose positive drug test for Flight Stakes 2nd

16 Jan, 2017

Dual Group 1 winner Yankee Rose has returned a positive drug test resulting from her second in the Group 1 $500,000 Sydney Airport Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on October 1.

Yankee Rose, above, has returned a positive drug test after running second in the Flight Stakes at Randwick during the 2016 Spring Carnival. Photo …

Awesome Rock on track for C.F. Orr Stakes return

Awesome Rock on track for C.F. Orr Stakes return

9 Jan, 2017

Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock is on track to kick off his Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $500,000 C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on February 11 and will have a jump out at Flemington on Friday.

Awesome Rock, above, is being set for a return in the C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. …

Winx shaping up nicely for Autumn Carnival campaign

Winx shaping up nicely for Autumn Carnival campaign

9 Jan, 2017

Dual Cox Plate winner Winx is shaping up nicely for her Autumn Carnival campaign and will step out for the first time in public this preparation in a Rosehill barrier trial on January 17.

Dual Cox Plate winner Winx, above, will have a barrier trial on January 17 at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

8 Dec, 2016

Japanese import Tosen Stardom will be aimed towards the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 11 in a bid to avoid clashing with super star Winx during the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Premiership winning trainer Darren Weir, above, will aim Tosen Stardom towards the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Chris Parnham rides Lite’N In My Veins in A.J. Scahill Stakes

Chris Parnham rides Lite’N In My Veins in A.J. Scahill Stakes

8 Dec, 2016

The Fred Kersley trained Lite’N In My Veins will have a change of jockey for the first time this preparation when Chris Parnham takes over the reins from his brother Steven in the Group 3 $250,000 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Chris Parnham, above, rides Lite’N In My Veins in …

Godolphin gearing up for Sydney Autumn Carnival assault

Godolphin gearing up for Sydney Autumn Carnival assault

25 Nov, 2016

The Australian arm of the worldwide Godolphin thoroughbred organisation will see an influx of up to eight European gallopers to be prepared for the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival and ‘The Championships’.

Hartnell, above, was an English import who went on to become a multiple Group 1 winner in Australia. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Godolphin’s …

Lite’n In My Veins could emulate Northerly in Railway Stakes

Lite’n In My Veins could emulate Northerly in Railway Stakes

18 Nov, 2016

Trainer Fred Kersley is hoping his up and coming galloper Lite’n In My Veins can emulate the deeds of the great Northerly in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Rageese, above, is one of the main chances in the Railway Stakes at Ascot. Photo by …

Lady Le Fay needs plenty of luck in Ballarat Cup

Lady Le Fay needs plenty of luck in Ballarat Cup

16 Nov, 2016

Lady Le Fay will need better luck in the run than she had at the barrier draw after coming up with barrier twenty-two in the Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) at Ballarat on Saturday.

Craig Newitt, above, rides Lady Le Fay in the Ballarat Cup at Ballarat. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Chris …