Cox Plate betting has been considerably open this year with punters unable to define a clear favourite, and after Saturday's Epsom Handicap at Randwick we have another horse to throw into the mix of chances. Four year old mare Secret Admirer has shot into Cox contention after a dashing win in the Group 1 Epsom ahead of in-form Melbourne mare Pinker Pinker and Red Tracer.
He mightn't handle a wet track. He's never raced outside of his own age. He's going to find it hard drawn in on the rail. These were the queries surrounding 3 year old colt Sepoy leading up to the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. But Peter Snowdon's superstar quickly put rest to these statements with a dominating win in the Group 1 Friday night feature.