The Everest Horse will be held on Saturday, October 19 at the Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney, with races beginning at 12.30pm AEDT Santa Ana Lane remains the favourite for the $14 million Everest after drawing barrier two in the sprint at Randwick.
A big crowd at Randwick will watch the richest race of turf on Saturday (AEDT) as The Everest returns for a third year.
Pushed back one week to compete with the Caulfield Cup, the $14 million showdown will pit 12 racehorses against each other in a 1200m sprint, that’ll likely be all over in just over a minute.
Coolmore’s crack sprinter Yes Yes Yes will become racing’s $50 million colt if he wins The TAB Everest at Royal Randwick on Saturday.
Trainer Chris Waller said The Everest has replaced the Golden Slipper as the nation’s most prestigious “stallion-making” race and Yes Yes Yes’s value will soar if he can win the world’s richest turf race.
Yes Yes Yes, the only three-year-old in the field for the $14 million The TAB Everest, has firmed form $11 to $9 for the big race since Tuesday night’s barrier draw on Sydney Harbour Bridge.
WHEN’S IT ON?
Race 7 of 10 on the Randwick card, on Saturday at 4:15pm AEDT.
WHERE CAN YOU WATCH IT?
At the course, in Sydney’s eastern suburbs, or on Channel 7, Racing.com, or Sky Racing. Foxsports.com.au will have live news and updates, including video soon after the race.