Keyword: Hugh Bowman

  • Co-owner Debbie Kepitis leads Winx and jockey Hugh Bowman after the 6-year-old mare's third Chipping Norton Stakes win at Randwick Racecourse

    Winx Drubs Rivals in Historic Chipping Norton Score

    A new year, an even better Winx. Australia's super mare swept around the field into the straight in the March 3 TAB Chipping Norton Stakes (G1) at Randwick and easily strode out to her 23rd straight win—her 16th at the group 1 level.

  • Hugh Bowman and Winx are an inseparable team

    Winx to Bypass Apollo as Bowman Serves Suspension

    The champion racemare will wait for her partner and chase the AU$600,000 TAB Chipping Norton Stakes (G1) March 3 at Royal Randwick rather than racing Feb. 17 in the Apollo Stakes (G2) without him, trainer Chris Waller announced Feb. 5.

  • New Zealand-bred Werther gets a kiss from jockey Hugh Bowman

    Werther Goes the Distance in Hong Kong

    Werther answered the distance question with authority in the final group 1 event of Hong Kong's season, kicking away from his main rival, Blazing Speed, to win the May 28 Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup by three lengths.

  • Winx wins the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes

    Winx Wins As She Pleases at Royal Randwick

    The wonder from down under put the latest exclamation point on her resume April 8 at Royal Randwick, cruising to a 5 1/4-length victory in the Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (G1) with the ease of a Saturday stroll.

  • Winx opened up on the field in the stretch to capture the George Ryder Stakes

    Winx Rolls to 16th Straight Victory

    Winx, Australia's reigning super mare, had no trouble with the heavy turf against six overmatched opponents in the March 18 China Horse Club George Ryder Stakes (G1) and rolled to her 16th straight win by more than seven lengths.

  • Winx wins the Apollo Stakes at Royal Randwick.

    Winx Returns in Grand Fashion

    Australia's reigning middle distance champion extended her win streak to 14 straight races with an easy win of nearly three lengths over familiar rival Hartnell Feb. 13 in the (Aus)$250,000 Apollo Stakes (G2) at Royal Randwick.

  • Winx wins the 2016 Caulfield Stakes

    Winx Easily Extends Win Streak to 12

    Australia's newly minted Horse of the Year Winx heads to the W.S. Cox Plate (Aus-I) later this month after vanquishing just two opponents in the Caulfield Stakes (Aus-I) Oct. 8 for her 12th consecutive victory.

  • Winx wins 2016 George Main Stakes for 11th successive victory and seventh group I triumph

    Winx Extends Win Streak to 11 in George Main

    Australian supermare Winx added an 11th victory to her win streak after she flew from near the back of the field in the George Main Stakes (Aus-I) and scored by 1 1/4 lengths Sept. 17 at Royal Randwick.

  • Werther, with Hugh Bowman in the saddle, claims the Audemars Piguet QEII Cup at Shat Tin.

    Werther Upsets Lovely Day in HK's QEII Cup

    Werther accelerated clear of front-runner and favorite Lovely Day in the stretch and won the HK$20 million Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup (HK-I) by 4 1/2 lengths April 24 at Sha Tin.

  • Winx rolled to victory in the Cox Plate.

    Filly Winx Smashes Course Record in Cox Plate

    Brilliant filly Winx scored one of the most memorable victories in the history of the W.S. Cox Plate (Aus G1), unleashing a blazing burst of speed in a course record-setting victory.

  • Winx Trounces Rivals in Queensland Oaks

    Winx provided trainer Chris Waller a record 13th top-level win of the season when taking the Queensland Oaks (Aus-I) in dominant fashion May 30 at Doomben.

  • Miracles Of Life Wins in AUS for Stonestreet

    Miracles Of Life provided Central Kentucky-based Stonestreet Stables a win at the highest level in Australia May 2 when she narrowly captured the Aus$400,000 William Hill Classic (Aus-I) at Morphettville.

  • Pint-Sized Pasadena Girl Uncorks Champagne

    Pasadena Girl added a third stakes win to her four-race career April 18 at Royal Randwick when flashing down the outside late in the Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes for 2-year-olds.

  • Pride Of Dubai Battles to Inglis Sires Win

    Pride Of Dubai prevailed in a tight finish, with a dead heat for second in the AUS$1 million Inglis Sires (Aus-I) April 6 on The Championships Day 1 card at Royal Randwick.

  • Gordon Lord Byron Makes History in Sydney

    Irish raider Gordon Lord Byron snuck up the rail and won the George Ryder Stakes (Aus-I) in his Australian debut March 29, becoming the first Northern Hemisphere horse to win a group I race at Rosehill Gardens.

  • Mimi Lebrock Puts Aussie Sire's Heart on Display

    It was the run of a born superstar and when Mimi Lebrock overcame every obstacle to land the (Aus)$1 million Conrad Jupiters Magic Millions 2-Year-Old Classic (1,200 meters) at the Gold Coast, and everyone knew they had seen something special.