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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, …

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 …

Hartnell given top weight in 2017 Doncaster Mile

Hartnell given top weight in 2017 Doncaster Mile

20 Feb, 2017

The John O’Shea trained Hartnell has been allocated the top weight of 58kg for the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on April 1, day one of ‘The Championships’.

Hartnell, above, has been given the top weight of 58kg for the 2017 Doncaster Mile at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Winx is 1 of 13 nominations for the 2017 Chipping Norton Stakes

Winx is 1 of 13 nominations for the 2017 Chipping Norton Stakes

20 Feb, 2017

Australia’s most popular race horse Winx is one of thirteen nominations for the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Winx, above, is one of thirteen horses nominated for the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Winx will be chasing her fifteenth straight success and her tenth …

Winx is in A1 condition for Chipping Norton Stakes

Winx is in A1 condition for Chipping Norton Stakes

20 Feb, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller has reported that his champion mare Winx is in A1 condition as she prepares to chase her fifteenth straight win the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Winx, above, is in A1 condition as she prepares to run in the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick. Photo by …

Winx and Bowman will stick together in Chipping Norton Stakes

Winx and Bowman will stick together in Chipping Norton Stakes

16 Feb, 2017

Sydney’s high profile jockey Hugh Bowman came notoriously close to losing the mount on Winx in the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on February 25 after being suspended at Randwick on Wednesday.

Hugh Bowman and Winx,, above, cruise to victory in the Apollo Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

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Waller reflects on Winx’s Apollo Stakes win

Waller reflects on Winx’s Apollo Stakes win

14 Feb, 2017

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller describes Winx’s win as brilliant as he reflects on her victory in the Group 2 $250,000 The Star Apollo Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Monday.

Winx, above, made it 14 straight wins with her victory in the Apollo Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

“It was brilliant, absolute brilliant,” …

Hartnell in top shape to take on Winx in Apollo Stakes

Hartnell in top shape to take on Winx in Apollo Stakes

13 Feb, 2017

Trainer John O’Shea has declared Hartnell to be in great shape as the English import prepares to take on Winx again in the Group 2 $250,000 The Star Apollo Stakes (1400m) at Randwick today.

Hartnell, above, is set to take on Winx in the Apollo Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hartnell last clashed …