(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.
The Everest has had a new twist and turn every week for the past six months and even with only two weeks to run, the surprises kept coming at the weekend. It is now shaping as one of the most open big races in memory. Let’s look at each of the runners and where they are
On Tuesday 2/10/18 Daniel joined Steve Hewlett on Radio Tab to discuss his assessment of all the key runners out of Saturday including The Premiere Stakes, which saw The Everest market turned on its head. Other horses to feature in the discussion include Viddora, Smart Melody, Tosen Basil, Humidor, Furrion and more.
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.
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