I Wish I Win VS Imperatriz: Clash of the Great Titans 2024

The clash between “I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” in the upcoming TJ Smith Stakes promises to be a showdown for the ages, with both sprinting sensations having conquered the ranks of sprinting in recent years.”I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” originating from New Zealand.
Both horses have now found themselves on the prestigious Australian turf, setting the stage for an electrifying encounter that racing enthusiasts have been eagerly anticipating.”I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” have been dominant forces in the sprinting scene, each boasting an impressive record of victories and displaying unparalleled speed and agility on the track.The clash between “I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” in the TJ Smith Stakes not only pits them against each other but also serves as a testament to their remarkable journey from their roots in New Zealand to the top echelons of Australian racing.The anticipation surrounding this clash between “I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” is palpable, as racing fans eagerly await the chance to witness two of the finest sprinters of their generation go head-to-head.

The excitement is further fueled by the prospect of witnessing history being made as these two titans of the turf vie for supremacy.

However, the TJ Smith Stakes field is not lacking in formidable opposition, with a lineup featuring other illustrious names such as Cylinder, Espiona, Sunshine in Paris, Private Eye, and Magic Time.

These group 1 winners add an extra layer of excitement and unpredictability to the race, ensuring that the clash between “I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” will be a true test of speed.

As the countdown to the TJ Smith Stakes begins, anticipation reaches fever pitch, with racing fans around the world eagerly awaiting the moment when these two sprinting sensations, “I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” thunder down the home straight.

It’s a clash between “I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” that epitomizes the thrill and excitement of horse racing, reminding us why the sport continues to capture the imagination of millions.

The $3 million Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) is set to be one of the races of the autumn at Randwick on Saturday as I Wish I Win takes on the mighty mare Imperatriz.

A field of 15 has been declared for the feature weight-for-age sprint that will see eight Group 1 winners clash including I Wish I Win and Imperatriz.

The field includes top class performers I Wish I Win, Private Eye, Mazu, Buenos Noches, Imperatriz, Bella Nipotina, Espiona, Sunshine In Paris and Cylinder.

Here is the field and barrier draw for the TJ Smith Stakes.

No. – Horse – Trainer – Jockey – Barrier – Weight

1 – I WISH I WIN – Peter G Moody & Katherine ColemanJames McDonald – 4 – 58.5kg


2 – PRIVATE EYE – Joseph PrideBlake Shinn – 14 – 58.5kg


3 – MAZU – Joseph Pride – Tim Clark – 12 – 58.5kg


4 – COAL CRUSHER – Joseph Pride – Tyler Schiller – 10 – 58.5kg


5 – AFT CABIN – James CummingsZac Purton – 8 – 58.5kg


6 – BUENOS NOCHES – Matthew SmithBen Melham – 15 – 58.5kg


7 – JOHNNY ROCKER – Nick RyanMark Zahra – 3 – 58.5kg


8 – IMPERATRIZ – Mark Walker – Opie Bosson – 6 – 56.5kg


9 – BELLA NIPOTINA – Ciaron MaherCraig Williams – 11 – 56.5kg


10 – ESPIONA – Chris WallerNash Rawiller – 13 – 56.5kg


11 – SUNSHINE IN PARIS – Annabel NeashamJason Collett – 9 – 56.5kg


12 – CYLINDER – James Cummings – Jamie Kah – 7 – 56.5kg


13 – MAGIC TIME – Grahame BeggMichael Dee – 1 – 56.5kg


14 – CHAIN OF LIGHTNING – Peter G Moody & Katherine Coleman – Damian Lane – 2 – 56.5kg


15 – WILLINGA BEAST – Kris LeesDylan Gibbons (a) – 5 – 56.5kg


The Randwick track was rated a good (4) at acceptance time. The rail will be in the true position on Saturday.

Getting involved in Potential Horses Like I Wish I Win and Imperatriz:

Kurrinda Bloodstock stands out as a premier option for individuals seeking to get involved in the thrilling world of horse racing, particularly with exciting sprinters like “I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” , it can indeed be possible.

Through syndication, Kurrinda Bloodstock makes the dream of owning a share in these top-class racehorses both affordable and achievable for a wide range of enthusiasts.

One of the primary benefits of joining a trusted and proven syndicator like Kurrinda Bloodstock is the assurance of expertise and professionalism.

Kurrinda’s team possesses extensive experience in the industry, with a proven track record of selecting and managing successful racehorses and potentially a future I Wish I Win. This expertise minimizes the risks associated with horse ownership and maximizes the potential for enjoyment and success.

Additionally, joining a syndicate with Kurrinda Bloodstock provides individuals with the opportunity to share the excitement and thrill of horse racing with like-minded people in potentially a future I Wish I Win.

Syndicate members form a community of passionate racing enthusiasts who come together to share in the highs and lows of ownership, fostering camaraderie and lifelong friendships along the way.

Moreover, syndication with Kurrinda Bloodstock offers a cost-effective way to participate in horse ownership and potentially a future I Wish I Win.. By spreading the financial burden among multiple shareholders, syndication makes owning a share in elite racehorses accessible to a broader audience.

This democratization of ownership means that individuals can experience the excitement of being involved in top-level racing for a fraction of the cost of sole ownership.

Furthermore, syndication with Kurrinda Bloodstock provides access to a range of additional benefits, including regular updates on the horse’s progress, exclusive behind-the-scenes access to training facilities and race days.

The opportunity to attend social events and networking opportunities within the racing community.

Overall, getting involved in exciting sprinters like “I Wish I Win” and “Imperatriz” through syndication with Kurrinda Bloodstock offers a unique and rewarding experience.

With the assurance of professionalism, the camaraderie of like-minded individuals, and the affordability of shared ownership, joining a syndicate with Kurrinda Bloodstock opens the door to an exhilarating journey into the world of horse racing and potentially a future I Wish I Win..

Check out some of the exciting opportunities below for racehorse ownership and potentially a future I Wish I Win.

Meet Zoustar X Savvy Coup 



By a Champion sire out of a Champion race mare.

This Colt is by Widden Stud’s Champion sire Zoustar, sire of 68 individual stakes performers including Group 1 Winners Zougotcha, Mizzy and Sunlight.

Zoustar stallion well renowned as one of the very best sires was Champion 1st, 2nd and 3rd season sire with over $78 million in progeny earnings having sire 30 individual stakes 2 year old’s to date.

This Colt is out of dual Group 1 winning mare Savvy Coup, a Champion 3 year old on the track herself. She won 6 times in her career from 1400m-2400m showing incredible mix of speed and stamina throughout her career.

Zoustar stallion has had yearlings sell for up to $3 million, with his progeny averaging $413k so far in 2024 making this high quality colt exceptionally good value.

He is a precocious running type that looks like he will get up and go early. He is well muscled, forward and has a fantastic attitude to go with it.

He will be trained by Matthew Dale out of his state of the art Goulburn facilities.

This Colt is eligible for the lucrative Magic Millions race series and BOBS bonus scheme.

Cosmic Force X Miss Marilyn Colt


This Colt is by Newgate Farm’s exciting first season sire Cosmic Force, already doing a great job with only a handful of runners so far producing 3 individual Stakes horses including the Blue Diamond Prelude Group 3 runner up Stay Focused and Inglis Nursery runner up Beer Baron.

His dam Miss Marilyn a winner at 1100m is a half sister to the illustrious Group 1 The Galaxy sprint winning earner of over $1.7 million Mistegic and Stakes winner of no less than 11 individual wins Rightson.

This Colt was a real standout for us at the sale from the moment we laid eyes on him we knew we were bringing him home. He ticked a lot of boxes for us he moved effortlessly, is so well balanced and oozed class. Every time we saw him he just came out and paraded like the utmost professional.

He was presented at the Inglis Classic sale and comes off the Boutique nursery Riverstone Lodge an upbringing that will see him have every chance for success on the track.

He will be trained by Nathan Doyle in Newcastle where he will get every chance. This Colt is eligible for the lucrative Inglis race series and BOBS bonus scheme.

Castelvecchio x Rakitino Filly


This Filly is by Arrowfield Stud’s exciting young stallion Castelvecchio, a multiple Group 1 winner on the track.

He was an excellent winner of the Inglis Millennium before going on to win the Group 1 Champagne Stakes, he would go on to even greater heights in his 3yo season winning the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas before running 2nd in the Cox Plate as a 3yo at weight for age.

Rakitino is by champion sire Not A Single Doubt, a winner herself a 1200m she possessed plenty of speed and is a ½ sister to the 2yo winning stakes placed Zellindi.

This Filly reminded us an awful lot of her dam sire Not A Single Doubt, she was well put together, a great shape, well balanced, athletic and very much in the mould of what he threw throughout his career at stud.

The Filly was presented at the Inglis Classic Sale by Rheinwood Pastoral, in recent times Rheinwood have produced the highly exciting colt Libertad a winner of the Group 3 Widden Kindergarten Stakes at 2 and the Group 3 San Domenico highlighting their ability to produce top class racehorses. 

She will be trained by David Pfieffer at Warwick Farm, Sydney that will see her have every opportunity. This Filly is eligible for the lucrative Inglis race series and BOBS bonus scheme

To view all our our available yearlings and get involved in a potential I Wish I Win, see all exciting opportunities available visit https://kbloodstock.com.au
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