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Wink And A Nod Wins Listed Farnley stakes
At Belmont in Western 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 3.25-lengths for trainer Justin Warwick in the $100,000 Listed Farnley stakes (1400m) for 3YO+, over 9YO gelding Ask Me Nicely (Ustinov-Took a Chance, by Unbridled's Song) & 5YO mare Cool Trade (Trade Fair-Around Jindabyne, by Akhenaton). This was three successive stakes victories for Wink And A Nod who took her record to 11 wins (including the Listed Idyllic Prince Stakes & Listed Belmont Newmarket) and 4 placings (including the Listed HG Bolton Sprint Handicap) from 24 starts for $399,366 earnings.