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Winx to be set for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Winx to be set for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

11 Nov, 2016

Dual Cox Plate winner Winx will stay in Australia to be prepared for the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival with the Group 1 $4m Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on the second day of ‘The Championships’ as her major target.

Champion mare Winx, above, will be set for the Queen Elizabeth Stakes in the 2017 …

Winx kicks off Cox Plate preparation in Randwick trial

Winx kicks off Cox Plate preparation in Randwick trial

29 Jul, 2016

Glamour mare Winx kicked off her 2016 Cox Plate preparation with an easy trail on the Kensington Track at Randwick today.

Winx, above, will target a second Cox Plate at Moonee Valley in the Spring Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Winx was unextended by Hugh Bowman to finish fourth to Ramornie Handicap winner Volatility …

Winx back in training to defend Cox Plate Crown

Winx back in training to defend Cox Plate Crown

17 Jun, 2016

Australia’s new glamour mare Winx is back in pre-training at a secret New South Wales location preparing to defend her Cox Plate crown.

Glamour mare Winx is back in training preparing to defend her Cox Plate Crown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley during the 2015 …

WFA debutant Malaguerra to be competitive in All Aged Stakes

WFA debutant Malaguerra to be competitive in All Aged Stakes

15 Apr, 2016

Hall Of Fame trainer Lee Freedman is confident that Malaguerra will be competitive when he makes his weight for age debut in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Malaguerra, above, will make his weight for age debut in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Bowman chasing another G1 win in All Aged Stakes

Bowman chasing another G1 win in All Aged Stakes

15 Apr, 2016

Hugh Bowman is giving himself an excellent chance to wind up the Sydney Autumn Carnival with another Group 1 win when he partners Press Statement in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Bowman is the leading Group 1 rider again this season

Hugh Bowman is chasing another Group …

Press Statement freshened up for All Aged Stakes

Press Statement freshened up for All Aged Stakes

14 Apr, 2016

Four weeks in between runs has Press Statement freshened up nicely for the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Hugh Bowman and Press Statement will be re-united in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Press Statement hasn’t raced since finishing third behind stablemates Winx and …

Kermadec and Press Statement to face off in All Aged Stakes

Kermadec and Press Statement to face off in All Aged Stakes

11 Apr, 2016

Stablemates Kermadec and Press Statement are set to face off again when they clash in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Kermadec, above, will clash again with Press Statement in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Kermadec had been under a fitness cloud following …

Turn Me Loose to set slick pace in Doncaster Mile

Turn Me Loose to set slick pace in Doncaster Mile

1 Apr, 2016

Front running multiple Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose will be let loose to set a slick pace in the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) on the first day of ‘The Championships‘ at Randwick on Saturday.

Turn Me Loose will be allowed to set a solid pace in the Doncaster Mile at …

Kermadec to strip fitter in Doncaster Mile

Kermadec to strip fitter in Doncaster Mile

30 Mar, 2016

Zac Purton is certain that Kermadec will strip a much fitter race horse this week and has a great chance to claim back to back wins in the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Kermadec will strip a lot fitter in the Doncaster Mile at Randwick. Photo by Steve …

First Seal to wear blinkers in Doncaster Mile

First Seal to wear blinkers in Doncaster Mile

30 Mar, 2016

Trainer John Thompson has opted to put the blinkers on First Seal in an attempt to enhance her chances in the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

First Seal will wear the blinkers for the first time in the Doncaster Mile at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Doncaster …