News About 2016 George Main Stakes

Ladbrokes Stakes Next for George Main Stakes Winner Winx

Ladbrokes Stakes Next for George Main Stakes Winner Winx

The Cox Plate is now in the sights of champion mare Winx, who extended her unbeaten record to eleven with another comfortable win in the Group 1 George Main Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Winx posted a seventh Group 1 triumph in the George Main Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

The George Main Stakes field was ...

2016 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Royal Randwick will play host to a talent-rich nine race card for 2016 George Main Stakes Day this afternoon, highlighted by the Group 1 feature race contested over a mile.

Winx remains favourite to win the Group 1 George Main Stakes at Randwick this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

It is a fine day in the greater Sydney metropolitan region ...

2016 George Main Stakes Tips

2016 George Main Stakes Tips

Six runners remain in contention for Saturday’s 2016 George Main Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick, but the result of the race appears a foregone conclusion after champion mare Winx was confirmed for her second-up appearance in the feature.

Winx is understandably the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Group 1 George Main Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart

Winx has ...

2016 George Main Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 George Main Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

Winx is set to start one of the shortest-priced favourites in recent Australian Group 1 racing history when she shoots for an eleventh straight win in the George Main Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide and betting preview for which is detailed below.

Chris Waller shoots for his fourth win in five years in the 2016 George Main Stakes ...

George Main Stakes 2016 Betting: Winx Odds-On

George Main Stakes 2016 Betting: Winx Odds-On

Australia’s darling of the turf Winx is unsurprisingly dominating the 2016 George Main Stakes betting markets this weekend in Sydney at an odds-on price to post her eleventh consecutive win.

Hugh Bowman is confident heading into Saturday’s 2016 George Main Stakes aboard the odds-on favourite Winx at Royal Randwick. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Only eight runners are currently on the mix ...

Newcastle Over Winx Clash for Le Romain

Newcastle Over Winx Clash for Le Romain

Newcastle horseman Kris Lees has opted to run his Group 1 winner Le Romain at home in Friday’s Cameron Handicap over a clash with champion mare Winx at Randwick on Saturday.

2016 Epsom Handicap-bound Le Romain is likely to run at Newcastle on Friday over a George Main run at Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Winner of the Group ...

Internationals Confirmed for 2016 Cox Plate Bid

Internationals Confirmed for 2016 Cox Plate Bid

The international presence in the Cox Plate 2016 field is set to be strong this spring with confirmation this week both French raider Vadamos and English galloper Tryster will head down under for a shot at Australia’s weight-for-age championship.

A strong international contingent will challenge Winx (pictured) in her Cox Plate title defence this October at Moonee Valley. Photo: Steve ...

Le Romain Tops 2016 Cameron Handicap Field & Betting Odds

Le Romain Tops 2016 Cameron Handicap Field & Betting Odds

Le Romain has opened top of the Cameron Handicap 2016 betting odds after being accepted for the Newcastle Cup Day feature this Friday as well as a Sydney Group 1 on Saturday.

Le Romain has opened favourite to win Friday’s 2016 Cameron Handicap despite also being accepted for the George Main Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Local Newcastle-based trainer ...

2016 George Main Stakes Field: Winx Draws Six

2016 George Main Stakes Field: Winx Draws Six

Chris Waller’s flying mare Winx looks primed to secure her seventh Group 1 success drawing ideally in barrier six for the George Main Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Winx has come up trumps with barrier six in the 2016 George Main Stakes field at Royal Randwick this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

After missing a run in the ...

Happy Clapper Heads 2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap Nominations

Happy Clapper Heads 2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap Nominations

Patrick Webster’s consistent local galloper Happy Clapper is one of the highest-rated Bill Richie Handicap 2016 nominations taken for the George Main Stakes Day support act in Sydney this Saturday.

Happy Clapper is one of the top-rated 2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap nominees for this Saturday at Royal Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

A total of 19 middle-distance sprinters are nominated ...