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Eight Waller Nominees for All Star Mile
Trainer Chris Waller, who didn’t saddle a runner in last year’s inaugural $5 millon All Star Mile at Flemington, has nominated 8 possible runners of the 95 entered for this year’s renewal at Caulfield. The octet includes the last Spring’s powerful Gr1-winning trio Kilding, Funstar and Kings Will Dream. According to racing.com, Cox Plate-placed duo Castelvecchio and Melody Belle are among the nominees, as is 2019’s winner Mystic Journey. RVL’s Executive General Manager – Racing, Greg Carpenter is enthused by the entries, saying, “We’re delighted with the strength and depth of the nominations for The 2020 All-Star Mile, with 49 different training operations from right across Australia and New Zealand targeting the world’s richest mile race.” The 15 horse final field on 14 March will include 5 (qualified) runners voted for by Australian/New Zealand racing fans and wildcard entries. Click here for the official nominations.