When The Harrovian won in 2020 it was his 11th consecutive win and he looked gone 100m from home but somehow wouldn’t give up and got his nose across the line first in the most exciting finish of the day where any of six or seven horses could have won 50m out. Then there was a protest from the rider of Niccanova, the 2019 winner, which was dismissed.
Moved from Eagle Farm to Doomben in 2021. Back to Eagle Farm in 2023.
Last mare to win: Tinto (2014)
Fastest time (1200m): Cylinder Beach (2016) 1:34:51
Past winners of the Bernborough Plate
Winners of past Bernborough Plates include some good milers.