Wildcard runners finalise All-Star Mile
- Racing Victoria have released the Wildcard runners for the 2021 All-Star Mile
- LunarFox was the first horse to be released after his Guineas triumph
- The All-Star Mile will be held on March 13
Star Of The Seas has gained entry into the All-Star Mile field (Getty)
The final field has been released for the 2021 All-Star Mile after a big Australian Guineas Day at Flemington which saw the running of the Australian Guineas and Blamey Stakes, two races taht if you win, you are in the field.
The first 10 horses to be named in the field were voted in by the public which were;
1. Arcadia Queen (WA, Grant & Alana Williams)
2. Behemoth (SA, David Jolly)
3. Probabeel (NZ, Jamie Richards)
4. Still A Star (TAS, Bill Ryan)
5. Greysful Glamour (NSW, Mark Newnham)
6. Russian Camelot (VIC, Danny O’Brien)
7. Regalo Di Gaetano (SA, Richard & Chantelle Jolly)
8. The Harrovian (QLD, Toby & Trent Edmonds)
9. Sir Dragonet (VIC, Ciaron Maher & David Eustace)
10. Mr Quickie (VIC, Phillip Stokes)
As for the Wildcard runners, Lunar Fox was the first announced after his $301 win in the Australian Guineas, while Blamey Stakes winner Star Of The Seas was another exempt runner.
Mugatoo for Australian Bloodstock for 11th in the voting, but after a slashing fourth in the 2020 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley, he became the x-factor accepter for the race.
Shout The Bar was named as the fourth runner after her win in the Empire Rose Stakes last year over 1600m, while Streets Of Avalon was named as the last Wildcard runner after his C.F. Orr Stakes win and Australia Stakes win back in January.
The Wildcard runners are as follows;
11. Lunar Fox (VIC, Paul Preusker)
12. Mugatoo (NSW, Kris Lees)
13. Shout The Bar (NSW, Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott)
14. Star of the Seas (NSW, Chris Waller)
15. Streets of Avalon (VIC, Shane Nichols)