"Chris Waller's rise to the top of the training ranks in Australia has been rapid and that was before he had even unearthed a horse called Winx."
The Kiwi moved to Sydney in 2000 with two maxed-out credit cards, close to no cash and a dream to train racehorses at the elite level. His first major success came in 2008 when he won the Doncaster Mile in Sydney with Triple Honour and in the next 10 years he has been a major force in Australia's best races, collecting 72 Group 1 wins.
Winx's spectacular winning streak, which stands at 22 prior to the start of the Autumn Carnival, has taken Waller to new heights, both locally and overseas, as she has been twice rated the world's best female horse.
While his main base is located in Sydney, Chris has grown his footprint in Melbourne over the past four seasons with a small but select stable at Flemington.
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