Mitchell Eyes Guineas

Veteran trainer Wally Mitchell says Big Red Costa deserves to have a shot at the WA Guineas (1600m) after landing a soft win in the Champion Fillies Day On November 14 Handicap (1500m) at Ascot on Wednesday. Finding the front from barrier one and taking advantage of a slowly run race, the son of Von…

Champion Fillies Stakes History

The Champion Fillies Stakes (1600m) was first run in 1946 and won by Burabudy who defeated Cylena and Rose Morn. The three-year-old feature race held Group 2 status from 1979 to 1996 before being downgraded to Group 3 level in 1997. WA Champion Fillies/WA Guineas: 3 Queen of the May (1959), Prediction (Guineas Nov 1949.…