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Wink And A Nod Wins Listed Grandstand Stakes
At Ascot 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 Grandstand Stakes (1500m) for 4YO+, over 4YO gelding Battle Hero (Stratum-Fromm, by O'Reilly) & 6YO gelding Dream Lifter (Danehill Express-Ebony Storm, by Metal Storm). Wink And A Nod took her record to 12 wins (including the Listed Farnley stakes, Listed Idyllic Prince Stakes & Listed Belmont Newmarket) and 5 placings (including the Listed HG Bolton Sprint Handicap) from 31 starts for $508,566 earnings.