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Winx Double Possible for Cox Plate 2017 Raider Riven Light

Winx Double Possible for Cox Plate 2017 Raider Riven Light

Irish raider Riven Light could attempt to repeat the double achieved by super mare Winx last spring with trainer William Mullins looking at the Ladbrokes Caulfield Stakes as a possible lead-up into the Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 for the visitor. Last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Chris Waller’s champion daughter of Street Cry successfully defended her…

Winx Next Race: Turnbull Stakes 2017

Winx Next Race: Turnbull Stakes 2017

Turnbull Stakes Day 2017 has received a huge boost with news out this week from trainer Chris Waller that champion mare Winx could have a final run before the Ladbrokes Cox Plate in the Flemington Group 1 on October 7. The Hall of Famer is on track to join Kingston Town (1980-83) as a three-time…

2017 George Main Stakes Results: Winx Incredible Again

2017 George Main Stakes Results: Winx Incredible Again

Winx has recorded her twentieth-consecutive race win with another incredible performance in the Group 1 George Main Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon. The champion mare jumped only fairly this afternoon and jockey Hugh Bowman again elected to take a position off the pace of Red Excitement, Ecuador and Mackintosh. Winx did not appear…

All day 2017 George Main Stakes Day results: Winx scores 20th straight win in George Main Stakes

All day 2017 George Main Stakes Day results: Winx scores 20th straight win in George Main Stakes

Superstar mare Winx is once again the main attraction at Randwick today when she chased her twentieth straight win in the Group 1 $500,000 Colgate Optic White Stakes (George Main Stakes) (1600m). As well as Winx stepping out at Randwick today, the nine race program is full of talent all across the board and we…

Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 Final Winx Run in Melbourne

Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 Final Winx Run in Melbourne

Trainer Chris Waller believes he owes it to the world to show off superlative mare Winx overseas in 2018 with England calling for champion, meaning this year’s Ladbrokes Cox Plate could see Melbourne race fans bid farewell to the Hall of Famer. Winx made history last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival when successfully defending her Group…

Winx Odds: Mare Short Favourite in George Main Stakes Betting

Winx Odds: Mare Short Favourite in George Main Stakes Betting

There looks to be little value to be had in the 2017 George Main Stakes betting markets this weekend with the world’s best Winx lining-up at prohibitive odds to make it 20 wins on the trot. Regardless of the price on offer for the superstar daughter of Street Cry, big bets are still being placed…

Winx Leads 79 Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 First Acceptances

Winx Leads 79 Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 First Acceptances

Chris Waller’s dual defending champion Winx is the headline first acceptor for the 2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate, entries for the weight-for-age classic down to 79 hopefuls. Cut from the 141 nominations taken back in early August, first acceptances for the Group 1 $3 million Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) along with those for the Caulfield Guineas…

Winx at Best Distance in George Main Stakes 2017

Winx at Best Distance in George Main Stakes 2017

Despite her record-breaking Cox Plate title defence over 2040m last spring, trainer Chris Waller believes his historic mare Winx is actually at her best distance over a mile in the 2017 George Main Stakes on Saturday. The Street Cry six-year-old has won 23 of her 29 career starts to date, including her past 19 on…

Bonneval is the 2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Winner

Bonneval is the 2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Winner

Multiple Group 1 winner Bonneval has stamped herself as a mare to follow through the Spring Carnival with an impressive first-up win in the Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at The Valley this afternoon. Trainer Murray Baker was not confident that Bonneval was a winning chance in the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam…

2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day Results: Bonneval resumes with a first up win

2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day Results: Bonneval resumes with a first up win

All the results for the 2017 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day at The Valley will be updated throughout the day with the weight for age Group 2 the highlight of a great day’s racing. The winner of the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes is an automatic qualifier for the Group 1 $3m Ladbrokes Cox…