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Wink And A Nod Wins Listed Belmont Newmarket
At Belmont in West Australia, retired Mungrup Stud stallion McFlirt (Kaapstad-Irish Flirt, by Mr McGinty) added a black-type success when 6YO mare Wink And A Nod (McFlirt-The Westerly Win, by Danewin) scored by 1.25-lengths for trainer Justin Warwick in the $100,000 Listed Belmont Newmarket (1200m) for 4YO+, over 5YO mare Cool Trade (Trade Fair-Around Jindabyne, by Akhenaton) & 6YO gelding Smoko (Snitzel-London Lights, by Bletchingly). This was a well-deserved maiden stakes victory for Wink And A Nod who took her record to 9 wins and 4 placings (including the Listed HG Bolton Sprint Handicap) from 22 starts for $270,966 earnings.