There is just a month to go before the 2010 Crystal Mile as the Group 2 event is scheduled to take place on October 23. It is part of the Melbourne Spring Carnival and takes place on WS Cox Plate Day. It is one of three noteworthy races held on this day including the WS Cox Plate, the Group 2 Moonee Valley Cup, and the AAMI Vase.
It is run over a distance of 1600 metres and generally attracts a group of quality runners that fare well at this distance.
The Crystal Mile is one of the larger mile races held at Moonee Valley racecourse, which means that plenty of racing enthusiasts turn their attention to this $200,000 event come race time. It is run over a distance of 1600 metres and generally attracts a group of quality runners that fare well at this distance. It is a lead-up to the Group 1 Emirates Stakes held at Flemington in November.
The Crystal Mile often draws plenty of attention from punters and online bookmakers. This is partially because it is held on one of the most popular Spring Carnival race days. You can find an extensive list of the best possible odds on the Crystal Mile at top online bookies such as Ladbrokes.com.au. They will be releasing odds in the coming weeks as the race draws closer.
Stay tuned for all of your 2010 Crystal Mile updates. We will be providing you with the latest news including the 2010 Crystal Mile nominations, final field, and a full betting preview.