Bluebloods Magazine 2022: Issue 4

To win one Gr.1 WS Cox Plate is very special. To win four—in succession—is a history making achievement. Winx (Street Cry-Vegas Showgirl, by Al Akbar) joined an elite club of Thoroughbreds who have won the same Gr.1 race four times with her victories in Australia’s Weight For Age championship race in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Winx is not one of those rags to riches stories that racing likes to throw up on occasion, nor was she a million-dollar yearling with huge expectations.