(As published on Racing.com) The 2018/2019 season was memorable for many reasons. Most notably, it will forever be etched in racing history as the season Winx won a record-breaking fourth Cox Plate and retired with an incredible 33 consecutive wins.
Our look at the current top 10 contenders for the All Star Mile (as at end Jan 2019) as the story appeared on Racing.com
How do the current contenders stack up? And which horses should the remaining slot holders be looking at? Two of our choices (end of the article) may surprise you.
As is now expected, Winx was the star of the show in a brilliant day of racing at Royal Randwick, which also featured a high rating renewal of the ATC Oaks and a Sydney Cup to remember for one of Australia’s most popular horses.
The opening day of the Championships may not have delivered the results that met with the expectations of punters, but naturally enough, the racing did produce some outstanding performances. Happy Clapper continued to build on his career best form this preparation with a gutsy win in the Doncaster under 57kg, but it wasn’t enough to