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Re: Winx

Postby BaroqueAgain1 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:14 am

She apparently went 10.80 in one of her final eighths, when she went by the field to pull away, I would guess. She does top sprinter speed at the end of a staying race.
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Re: Winx

Postby SSilence86 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:15 am

That girl hasn't lost a step.

I just love her.
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Re: Winx

Postby Flanders » Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:12 am

She takes 2 strides to every other horses one, if not more. Honestly after the race she didn't even look like she raced yet.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkH_V8YZxmI - not the greatest quality
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Re: Winx

Postby SSilence86 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:23 am

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Re: Winx

Postby Flanders » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:06 am

She will get a freshening now. No word on what her next race will be. The past two years, after her April starts, she freshened and came back in August in the Group 2 Warwick Stakes at Randwick.

https://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/turf-thoroughbreds/winx-wins-queen-elizabeth-stakes-at-randwick/news-story/4bc83e276f2ec9c6ee9ac74950efb1f1

The Warwick has been upgraded to a Group 1 this year and they had announced last year it was going to be named the Winx Stakes for the 2018 running.
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Re: Winx

Postby SSilence86 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:00 pm

I would love to see Winx winning the inaugural Winx Stakes.
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Re: Winx

Postby Izvestia » Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:04 pm

SSilence86 wrote:I have to share this..

https://twitter.com/3coltshandicap/stat ... 83104?s=19


If you look really close you can see sparks flying- she is fast!!!
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Re: Winx

Postby WarBiscuit » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:03 pm

Flanders wrote:She takes 2 strides to every other horses one, if not more. Honestly after the race she didn't even look like she raced yet.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkH_V8YZxmI - not the greatest quality


Just amazing.

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Re: Winx

Postby Treve » Sat Jun 16, 2018 8:01 am

Winx stays atop the Longines World Rankings
https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing ... e-rankings
A filly named Ruffian...

Eine Stute namens Danedream...

Une pouliche se nommant Trêve...

Kincsem nevű kanca...


And a Queen named Beholder
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Re: Winx

Postby MR-W » Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:48 am

Treve wrote:Winx stays atop the Longines World Rankings
https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing ... e-rankings

As she should...
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