"From what we've seen so far, over the past month or so as the pressure's been on her work, she's been spot on".
Hailed as the world's top sprinter, Winx moved past Black Caviar's record streak of 25 wins while extending her national record to 19 Group 1 victories.More news: NZ Minister for Women cycles to hospital to give birth
Winx's cheque in today's race pushed her earnings past $19 million, the most ever achieved by a horse in the Southern Hemisphere.
"It shouldn't be about me, it's about that awesome animal.
She's just incredible", said Bowman.More news: Germany reaches deal on sending back migrants to Greece
"I heard it and I'm sure she heard it because when the crowd erupted at the 250m mark she just dropped and went", Jockey Hugh Bowman told Seven Network following the race. "What she is doing for sport in Australia - we should all take a bow and say well done".
Formerly the Warwick Stakes, Chris Waller's mighty mare has already won this race twice. She won by a couple of lengths.
Her connections have now set Winx the task of claiming a record fourth consecutive win in the Cox Plate, one of the country's most prestigious races held in the Australian spring.More news: Winona Ryder Reveals She & Keanu Reeves Might Be Married!
"Generally, she only has three to five runs every preparation". "So, the only way that she can get beaten is if she starts to show signs of slowing down".