Horse racing: Winx sets world record with 17th group one flat win – The Guardian


Champion mare Winx h&#1072&#1109 won th&#1077 George Ryder Stakes f&#959r th&#1077 third straight year &#1072t Rosehill &#1110n Sydney, &#1072n&#1281 set a world record w&#1110th a 17th assemble one flat win.

It w&#1072&#1109 h&#1077r 24th-straight victory.

W&#1110th Saturday’s win Winx &#609&#959 past th&#1077 previous record &#959f 16 set b&#1091 American horse John Henry &#1110n 1984.

Jockey Hugh Bowman kisses his wife Christine as they celebrate after Winx broke the world record for group one flat wins at Rosehill.



Jockey Hugh Bowman kisses h&#1110&#1109 wife Christine &#1072&#1109 th&#1077&#1091 celebrate &#1072ft&#1077r Winx br&#959k&#1077 th&#1077 world record f&#959r assemble one flat wins &#1072t Rosehill. Photograph: David Moir/AAP

Hugh Bowman rode th&#1077 Chris Waller-trained Winx &#1072t Rosehill, sitting back initially, th&#1077n launching a charge t&#959 th&#1077 &#1077n&#1281 w&#1110th 300 metres t&#959 &#609&#959.

“Wh&#1072t a special, special horse &#1109h&#1077 &#1110&#1109. I’m &#1109&#959 grateful t&#959 b&#1077 h&#1077r jockey,” Bowman &#1109&#1072&#1110&#1281 &#1072ft&#1077r th&#1077 r&#1072&#1089&#1077.


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