Winx to take on eight in Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2017

Posted by Sports News First on 4/4/2017
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Champion Winx will have eight rivals as she bids to extend her winning streak to 17 in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick.

The mare is the odds-on favourite for Saturday’s $4 million race over 2000 metres.

Among her opposition are Godolphin’s Hartnell, the second favourite, and Doncaster Mile runner-up Happy Clapper.

Field:

No Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight
1 HARTNELL John O’Shea James Doyle 1 59kg
2 EXOSPHERIC D L & A Freedman Kerrin McEvoy 2 59kg
3 HAPPY CLAPPER Patrick Webster Blake Shinn 5 59kg
4 THE UNITED STATES Robert Hickmott Damien Oliver 7 59kg
5 SENSE OF OCCASION Kris Lees Corey Brown 4 59kg
6 HARLEM D, B & T Hayes & Dabernig Craig Williams 8 59kg
7 SINGING Kris Lees Sam Clipperton 9 59kg
8 NO DOUBT A & E Cummings Tommy Berry 6 59kg
9 WINX Chris Waller Hugh Bowman 3 57kg