Champions Mile

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2017

Prebble the leading Champions Mile rider
Prebble the leading Champions Mile rider

Brett Prebble wins his third Champions Mile aboard Contentment to become the race’s most prolific rider.

2016

Maurice completes rare double
Maurice completes rare double

Japanese champion Maurice scores a comfortable win to complete a rare feat of back-to-back G1 victories in Hong Kong, five months after he took the Hong Kong Mile.

2015

Moore snares another win with Able Friend
Moore snares another win with Able Friend

Able Friend takes this race before attaining the Horse of the Year title in the 2014/15 season. He also gives trainer John Moore a record sixth win in the feature.

2014

First overseas victory to South Africa’s Club
First overseas victory to South Africa’s Club

South African runner Variety Club becomes the first overseas winner of the Champions Mile.

2012

Second time lucky for Xtension
Second time lucky for Xtension

Xtension notches his second Champions Mile success, becoming the third and most recent two-time winner.

2010

Veteran Able One salutes
Veteran Able One salutes

Able One takes his second Champions Mile as an eight-year-old. He remains the race’s oldest winner.

2008

Ba Ba books Horse of the Year honours
Ba Ba books Horse of the Year honours

Good Ba Ba seals his Horse of the Year title for the 2007/08 season with his Champions Mile victory.

2005

Bullish Luck downs Silent Witness in historic contest
Bullish Luck downs Silent Witness in historic contest

Bullish Luck wins a historic Champions Mile with the race opened to international runners for the first time. He also denied his stablemate Silent Witness the opportunity to extend his unbeaten sequence to 18 wins.

2001

Red Pepper the first winner
Red Pepper the first winner

The Brian Kan-trained Red Pepper took the inaugural Champions Mile under Eric Legrix.