FourteenentriesfortheWinxStakes

August13,20185:34pm。

byAAP

Winxhashadasolidwork-outatRosehillaheadofhermuchanticipatedreturntothetrackintheracenamedinherhonour。

RacejockeyHughBowmanaccompaniedthemareinherfinalpieceoffastworkonMondaymorningaheadofSaturdaysGroupOneWinxStakes(1400m)atRandwick。

PreviouslyknownastheWarwickStakesandrunatGroupTwolevel,theracewasupgradedtorecognisethechampionwhohaswontheraceforthepasttwoyears。

ShewillbeshootingforanAustralianrecord26thconsecutivewinonSaturdayandher19thatGroupOnelevel。

IamveryhappywithherpreparationworkandHughsaidshefeelsgreataheadofSaturdaysraceatRandwick,Wallersaid。

Therewere13horsesoriginallynominatedwiththeGarryNeale-trainedOrientalRunneranadditionlateonMonday。

AmongthenominationsarefiveofWinxsstablematesDArgento,Libra,Religify,SingleGazeandUnforgotten。

TheTABsopeningmarketreinforcesthepublicsbeliefWinxcannotbebeatenwiththemareat$1。

10andthenextbest,RosehillGuineaswinnerDArgento,at$11。

GodolphinsAlizee,alast-startwinneroftheQueenOfTheTurf,isat$15withVictoriaDerbywinnerAceHigha$26chance。

TrainedbyDavidPayne,AceHighalsowonlastyearsSpringChampionStakesandwasnosedoutoftheAustralianDerbyinAprilbyLevendi。

AceHighistheleadingantipodean-bredcontenderfortheCaulfieldandMelbourneCups。

HeisthesecondfavouritebehindimportKingsWillDreamfortheCaulfieldCuponOctober20at$15andisonthethirdlineofbettingat$21fortheMelbourneCup。

Heisanoutandoutstayerandisontarget,Paynesaid。