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Wink And A Nod Wins Gr3 Hyperion Stakes
At Belmont in West Australia, retired Mungrup Stud stallion McFlirt (Kaapstad-Irish Flirt, by Mr McGinty) added a Group success when 6YO mare Wink And A Nod (McFlirt-The Westerly Win, by Danewin) scored by 0.2-length for trainer Justin Warwick in the $150,000 Gr3 Hyperion Stakes (1600m), over 5YO gelding Zarantz (Choisir-Bonissimo, by Johannesburg) & 6YO entire Gris Caro (With Approval-Aviane, by Winged Love). Taking her stakes record to seven wins, Wink And A Nod now has 15 wins (including last start's Gr3 Belmont Sprint, Listed Old Comrade Stakes, Listed Grandstand Stakes, Listed Farnley stakes, Listed Idyllic Prince Stakes & Listed Belmont Newmarket) and 6 placings (including the Listed HG Bolton Sprint Handicap) from 36 starts for $779,766 earnings.