The Everest

The Everest Power Rankings: Week 5

1. Classique Legend Previous Ranking: 4th Last Start: September 18, The Shorts (1st) Here is the new top dog. Les Bridge’s grey gelding was electric in winning The Shorts (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday. Not quite there in the coat, he will take improvement out of the win. With superior… Read More

The Everest Power Rankings: Week 4

1. Gytrash Previous Ranking: 1st Last Start: September 5, Concorde Stakes (1st) Commands his position at the top of the ladder. Didn’t just knock off Nature Strip in the Concorde Stakes, he made him look second rate. The clock matched what the eyes were telling us – he scorched around… Read More

The Everest Power Rankings: Week 3

1. Gytrash Previous Ranking: 4th Last Start: September 5, Concorde Stakes (1st) The big mover of the week! Didn’t just knock off Nature Strip in the Concorde Stakes, he made him look second rate. The clock matched what the eyes were telling us – he scorched around Randwick. The only… Read More

The Everest Power Rankings: Week 2

1. Nature Strip Previous Ranking: 1st Last Start: April 4, TJ Smith Stakes (1st) No movement for my number one pick. These are Power Rankings and Nature Strip is all power. His ability to sustain a high cruising speed forces his rivals out of their comfort zone. This Chris Waller-trained… Read More

The Everest Power Rankings: Week 1

1. Nature Strip 2019 Everest: 4th Last Start: April 4, TJ Smith Stakes (1st) These are Power Rankings and Nature Strip is all power. His ability to sustain a high cruising speed forces his rivals out of their comfort zone. This Chris Waller-trained six-year-old doesn’t just beat his opposition, he… Read More