95 nominated for All-Star Mile
Defending champion Mystic Journey (Needs Further) is one of 26 individual Group 1 winners who feature among the 95 nominations for the second edition of the $5 million All-Star Mile (1600m). Entries for the All-Star Mile at Caulfield on March 14 were released yesterday with 10 of the 15 places in the field to be determined by public vote. Voting will be open for a month from January 16, with the top 10 to be announced on February 20.
Chris Waller has nominated eight horses including Group 1 winners Kolding (Ocean Park), Kings Will Dream (Casamento), Funstar (Adelaide) and Verry Elleegant (Zed). Epsom Handicap (Gr 1, 1600m) and Golden Eagle (1500m) winner Kolding is one of the favourites in an early market at $8 along with Mystic Journey and New Zealand champion Melody Belle (Commands).