The Queen reigned supreme, albeit in less dominant fashion than we’re accustomed, a new challenger for Australia’s sprint crown put down her credentials and the babies came up short of previous years in the Slipper.
THE Coolmore Classic was the only race in Australia to carry Group 1 status at the weekend, but it was a good margin from being the race that produced the biggest numbers.
Four Group 1 races across two states in addition to the re-appearance of the country’s top ranked sprinter made for a brilliant weekend of racing and a host of high quality performances. Which horse finished top of the pops on Saturday? The answer may surprise you.
Winx was the natural standout, but how did some of the other big names fare at Randwick and Flemington on Saturday?