Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Back A Winner!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Back Yourself!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly

Blake Shinn has ridden Preferment in a Moonee Valley track gallop but trainer Chris Waller says that does not mean he will have the Cox Plate mount.

Waller said Hugh Bowman would decide between Preferment and Winx, both of whom he has ridden to their last-start wins, with Shinn to ride the other one.

“I could make it easier and make the decision for him (Hugh).

“I’m not going to get too fussed about it. I don’t think the punters should either. Both riders are good and both suit whichever horse they ride.”

Waller took his three Cox Plate contenders to Moonee Valley for solo workouts.

His Melbourne stable representative Justine Hales partnered Epsom Handicap winner Winx with Glen Boss on Kermadec, the jockey’s Cox Plate ride.

The trainer was delighted with the way the three handled their gallops and said they would most likely head to the track for another hit-out on Tuesday.

“It was good. I can’t really separate them, they were all on the right legs and finished off well under no pressure,” Waller said.

“I didn’t time the three but to my eye she (Winx) looked the sharpest.

“That means little in terms of how they are going to perform but she’s a very sharp, athletic filly and she got around the track effortlessly on the right legs and it was quite impressive to watch.”

Waller said Kermadec had come through his Caulfield Stakes fourth placing well and in retrospect he believed he might have been a little soft, with the race coming three weeks after his George Main Stakes win.

He said Preferment was a different type of horse to his stablemates in that he needed 2000m to excel and wasn’t as sharp over shorter distances and in track gallops.

 
*Existing customers only. 2nd Racing bet. Excl SA & WA. T’s & C’s apply. Gamble responsibly.
Featured News

Free Racing Bonus Bets and Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

Likely Cox Plate Field – 2020

The 2020 Cox Plate will be run this weekend (24/10/2020) and the field is taking shape with a majority of...

Punter turns $60 racing multi into $282,861

After waiting for seven weeks, one TAB punter has celebrated today’s racing at Randwick and Caulfield after collecting $282,861.60 from...

Classique Legend lost to Hong Kong

In a bittersweet postscript to The Everest, Classique Legend’s owner Bon Ho has confirmed the horse will head overseas. While...

Verry Elleegant gives Chris Waller his first Caulfield Cup

Australia’s premier trainer Chris Waller and jockey Mark Zahra landed their first Caulfield Cup wins when outstanding five-year-old Verry Elleegant...

Watch 📺 Swooping magpie gets KO’d

At Doomben this afternoon one of the most bizarre things we have seen on the race track happened. A magpie...

Watch 📺 ‘Dickhead’ golfers in a near miss at Ellerslie

A pair of golfers have had been left red-faced after narrowly avoiding being trampled during the Great Northern Steeplechase (6400m)...

Caulfield Cup results and replay – 2020

View the results and replay for the 2020 Caulfield Cup. The Caulfield Cup was raced at Caulfield racecourse on 17/10/2020....

The Everest results and replay – 2020

View the results and replay for the 2020 The Everest. The Everest was raced at Randwick racecourse on 17/10/2020. Replay:...

Champion mare Winx loses foal

Champion mare Winx has tragically lost her first foal, a filly by super sire I Am Invincible. Trainer Chris Waller...

Cox Plate

The Cox Plate is a prestigious Group 1 race for three year old horses and above. Held under weight for...

Manikato Stakes

The Manikato Stakes is a Group l sprint race and is the one of the premier races of the Spring...

Melbourne Cup

The Melbourne Cup always approaches fast, with the 2020 edition commencing at 3pm, Tuesday 3rd November. The race that stops...

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

 
 
Copyright © 2020 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.