News About Chris Waller

Comin’ Through on Epsom Handicap 2017 Path

Comin’ Through on Epsom Handicap 2017 Path

After a narrow first-up win in Sydney on the weekend, it is full steam ahead towards the 2017 Epsom Handicap for the Chris Waller-trained Comin’ Through. At Royal Randwick on Saturday, the Fastnet Rock stallion made his four-year-old debut winning the $100,000 Broccolini Handicap (1400m) by a quarter-length over stablemate Life Less Ordinary. It was…

Excuses for 2017 The Everest Hope Omei Sword

Excuses for 2017 The Everest Hope Omei Sword

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller could still fill his slot in the inaugural The Everest race field with his exciting sprinter Omei Sword after finding excuses for her failed first-up run from the weekend. The four-year-old daughter of High Chaparral raced for the first time since March taking on a smart field of fellow sprinters…

2017 Warwick Stakes Results: Winx In a Nail-Biter

2017 Warwick Stakes Results: Winx In a Nail-Biter

Equine superstar Winx has missed the start but still managed to win the Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) after mustering a turn of foot for the ages at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Winx stood in the barriers and gave her rivals a start of around five or six lengths and jockey Hugh Bowman was subsequently…

Winx Primed for 2017 Warwick Stakes

Winx Primed for 2017 Warwick Stakes

Equine superstar Winx is primed for an eighteenth-consecutive race win when she steps out in the Group 2 Warwick Stakes field at Royal Randwick tomorrow afternoon. Trainer Chris Waller could not be happier with the condition of the twelve-time Group 1 champion, who understandably swept Thursday’s NSW Racehorse Owners Association Night Of Champions in Sydney;…

Winx Leads Classy 2017 Warwick Stakes Field

Winx Leads Classy 2017 Warwick Stakes Field

Equine superstar Winx leads an impressive eight-horse 2017 Warwick Stakes field; the feature race at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday afternoon. Winx will be seeking an eighteenth-consecutive win when she takes her place in the 2017 Warwick Stakes field and has trialled extremely well in the lead-up to her competitive return. Resuming in autumn…

Winx Leads Strong Warwick Stakes Nominations

Winx Leads Strong Warwick Stakes Nominations

Champion mare Winx is set to line up amongst a strong field in her first-up run on Saturday after being confirmed as one of eleven 2017 Warwick Stakes nominations this morning. Winx has posted an incredible seventeen-consecutive race wins in the lead-up to her 2017 Spring Carnival campaign and is primed for a typically strong…

Winx Makes Trip to Races Prior to Warwick Stakes Day

Winx Makes Trip to Races Prior to Warwick Stakes Day

Equine superstar Winx is ready for her competitive return in Saturday’s Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick after visiting Rosehill Gardens on The Rosebud Day over the weekend. Trainer Chris Waller believes that all of his horses, Winx included, relish a regular routine and he revealed that he took the multiple Group 1 champion…

Winx wins first barrier trial at Randwick

Winx wins first barrier trial at Randwick

Champion mare Winx has been undefeated from her last seventeen starts but was able to win her first barrier trail at Randwick today. Trainer Chris Waller is aiming Winx towards winning her third Group 1 $3m Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) at The Valley on October 28 and she is now well into her Spring Carnival…

Golden Pendant an Option for Omei Sword

Golden Pendant an Option for Omei Sword

Chris Waller has underlined the Group 2 Golden Pendant (1400m) as a target for Omei Sword, but concedes that he is unsure how the rising four-year-old will perform during the forthcoming Spring Carnival. Omei Sword has shown outstanding ability through her short racing career so far, but has also been plagued by injury; experiencing respiratory…

Winx Steps Up Ladbrokes Cox Plate Preparation With Smart Trial

Winx Steps Up Ladbrokes Cox Plate Preparation With Smart Trial

Champion mare Winx has stepped up her 2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate preparation at Royal Randwick this morning, running a pleasing third in a 900m barrier trial. Regular rider Hugh Bowman allowed Winx to take a position towards the tail of the classy trial field as the Mark Newnham-trained Diamond Tathagata and fellow Chris Waller-trained Comin’…