AllslotssoldforTheEverest

March29,20175:00pm。

byAAP

All12slotshavebeenfilledfortheinauguralrunningofthe$10millionTheEverest。

The1200mweight-for-ageracewillberunatRandwickonOctober14withtheslotscosting$1。

8millionforathree-yearcommitment。

IamdelightedtoannouncethatwehavefilledalltwelveplacesinTheEverest,RacingNSWchairman,RussellBalding,said。

WeareproudthatSydneywillnowhavetheworldsrichestturfrace。

ThiswillalsoensureaninternationalfocusforthoroughbredracinginSydney。

Chautauqua,whobidsforhisthirdsuccessiveTJSmithStakesonSaturdayandGoldenSlipperwinnerSheWillReignhavebeenconfirmedasintendedrunners。

Wearethrilledattheresponsefrombothwithinandoutsidetheracingindustry,AustralianTurfClubChairman,LaurieMacri,said。

Itisimportantthatracingfindswaystogeneratemainstreaminterestinthesport。