News About 2012 Cox Plate Carnival

Cox Plate Day 2012 – Race Tips

Cox Plate Day 2012 – Race Tips

The 2012 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival hosts one of its biggest days today at Moonee Valley, with the 2012 Cox Plate Day set to be one of the most exciting in recent years. Of course the biggest race on the card is the $3 million 2012 Cox Plate which features a standout field of genuine…

Moonee Valley Cup 2012 Tips

Moonee Valley Cup 2012 Tips

Taking place on Saturday at Moonee Valley as part of 2012 Cox Plate Day is the Group 2 2012 Moonee Valley Cup (2500m). For many it represents a final chance to gain a start in the 2012 Melbourne Cup and as such has attracted a reasonable field. Top of the market is Lloyd Williams-owned import…

Crystal Mile 2012 – Preview and Tips

Crystal Mile 2012 – Preview and Tips

Tomorrow is 2012 Cox Plate day which presents a bumper Moonee Valley card and one of the key support races to the main event is the Group 2 2012 Crystal Mile (1600m). Just seven horses will line up but it is a quality field with dual Group 1 winner Rangirangdoo heading the market at $3.30….

Can the Long-Priced Linton Cause 2012 Cox Plate Surprise?

Can the Long-Priced Linton Cause 2012 Cox Plate Surprise?

He’s the longest priced runner in the 2012 Cox Plate field but does that mean Linton is without a chance at Moonee Valley tomorrow? He’s yet to win a Group 1 race but has come close in the top grade on a number of occasions and can produce a big performance on his day. Linton…

Can Valley Specialist Rekindled Interest Win 2012 Cox Plate?

Can Valley Specialist Rekindled Interest Win 2012 Cox Plate?

Normally a Cox Plate placegetter backing up for their second crack at the title would receive plenty of interest but there’s been little hype about Rekindled Interest heading into Saturday’s 2012 Cox Plate. This is partly due to his indifferent form in the lead-up to Australia’s premier weight-for-age race but it is common knowledge that…

Glass Harmonium the Roughie who Can Win the 2012 Cox Plate?

Glass Harmonium the Roughie who Can Win the 2012 Cox Plate?

At $51.00 Glass Harmonium is one of the longest-priced runners in the 2012 Cox Plate field but can he bounce back to his best and return to the winner’s circle on the big stage this weekend? The Michael Moroney-trained entire has had barrier troubles throughout his career but nobody can deny he is a classy…

Afsare Ruled Out of 2012 Cox Plate

Afsare Ruled Out of 2012 Cox Plate

Luca Cumani-trained gelding Afsare has been ruled out of the 2012 Cox Plate after failing to recover from an injury suffered during trackwork last week. The five-year-old was injured during training last Tuesday and it was reported by the stable yesterday that he had suffered another setback after the same leg began swelling up. Stable…