|Date:||November 2, 2019|
|Prize Money:||$7.5 Million|
Look out Melbourne Cup, there’s a new race in November that is set to take the shine away from Victoria.
Its name is the Golden Eagle and it is worth a cool $7.5 million.
Ran on the same day as Victoria Derby Day, the race was implemented to keep colts in work heading into their four-year-old campaigns.
The inaugural running of the Golden Eagle will be raced on November 2, 2019.
2019 Golden Eagle betting odds
Chris Waller superstar Autumn Sun is the $3.50 favourite to win the first ever running of the Golden Eagle at online bookmaker Sportsbet.
Western Australian gun Arcadia Queen is on the next line of betting at $5 while Amphitrite ($7.50) is the only other runner in single figures.
Best Golden Eagle bookmakers
The bookies got in on the act early when it came to the Eagle, installing markets almost straight away.
Below you can find a list of the online bookmakers you can trust, all of which have comprehensive reviews.
Golden Eagle betting tips
There is field currently set for the 2019 Golden Eagle but we believe if The Autumn Sun is accepted for the race it is his for the taking.
The Chris Waller colt is an absolute out-and-out star and this race would cap off a memorable career before going into what should be a lucrative and successful life as a stud horse.
Latest Golden Eagle news
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Waller Sets Golden Target For Subpoenaed
Talented mare Subpoenaed has claimed an overdue stakes win at Rosehill to put herself on a path towards the rich Golden Eagle.
Alligator Blood Odds-On For Comeback Race
Trainer David Vandyke isn't buying into the hype surrounding the much-anticipated return to racing of Group One winner Alligator Blood at Doomben.
Dancing Gidget shows right moves to score
Lightly-raced mare Dancng Gidget remains in the mix for the Golden Eagle after posting her third win from four starts this campaign at Rosehill.