News About 2013 Cox Plate Carnival

Maiden 2013 Cox Plate Winner Shamus Award

Maiden 2013 Cox Plate Winner Shamus Award

In a true fairytale 2013 Cox Plate result today’s weight-for-age championship was won for the first time in history by a maiden with emergency runner Shamus Award getting home first in an incredible all-the-way effort with apprentice hoop Chad Schofield aboard. Lining up in the $3 million Group 1 WS Cox Plate (2040m), the three-year-old…

2013 Melbourne Cup Dream Alive for Cummings with Precedence

2013 Melbourne Cup Dream Alive for Cummings with Precedence

The 2013 Drake International Cup win at Moonee Valley this afternoon by gallant old galloper Precedence has kept the Melbourne Cup dream alive for 12 time winning trainer Bart Cummings and his new partner, grandson James Cummings. The field for this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Drake International Cup (2500m), also known as the Moonee Valley…

Thermal Current Turns It On For 2013 Red Anchor Stakes Win

Thermal Current Turns It On For 2013 Red Anchor Stakes Win

The second of the six Group races running at Moonee Valley’s Cox Plate Day in Melbourne this afternoon has been run and won by the Peter Moody-trained Thermal Current who took at the three-year-olds’ Red Anchor Stakes 2013. Officially registered this year as the $150,000 Group 3 Telstra Phonewords Stakes (1200m), the set weights plus…

Late Mail Moonee Valley Race 10 – Cox Plate 2013 Winner

Late Mail Moonee Valley Race 10 – Cox Plate 2013 Winner

With only a couple of hours left until this year’s 2013 Cox Plate winner is revealed in the last at Moonee Valley Racecourse, late mail tips on the weekend’s feature are in. The $3 million Group 1 Sportingbet Cox Plate (2040m) has drawn the crowd in Melbourne today and the thousands of race goers are…

2013 Cox Plate Market Mover – Long John McEvoy’s Grand Slam Chance

2013 Cox Plate Market Mover – Long John McEvoy’s Grand Slam Chance

With Cox Plate 2013 time fast approaching, the weight-for-age classic to run as Moonee Valley Race 10 at 5:40pm (AEST), the punters are starting to come for three-year-old Long John who will be ridden by Kerrin McEvoy chasing Australian racing’s grand slam. Prices in the markets for this afternoon’s $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate…

Boss Backs Grey 2013 Cox Plate Result

Boss Backs Grey 2013 Cox Plate Result

Triple Group 1 winning jockey Glen Boss may be missing out on a ride in today’s Cox Plate 2013 due to suspension, but the grey horse he was supposed to ride Puissance De Lune is still his hot tip of the day at Moonee Valley. Boss has partnered with Darren Weir’s smart Shamardal stallion for…

Latest Cox Plate 2013 Odds – Result Not a Dundeel

Latest Cox Plate 2013 Odds – Result Not a Dundeel

Race favourite for this afternoon’s Moonee Valley major It’s A Dundeel continues to ease in the 2013 Cox Plate betting markets adding value for the punters sticking with the top fancy for Australasia’s weight-for-age championship. Scheduled as Race 10 at 5:40pm (AEST) this afternoon’s $3 million Group 1 Sportingbet Cox Plate (2040m) is shaping up…

Cox Plate 2013 Best Bets of the Day

Cox Plate 2013 Best Bets of the Day

After the Manikato Stakes Night action last night at Moonee Valley Racecourse, racing continues for day two of the Cox Plate Carnival with the Races.com.au team’s 2013 Cox Plate Day best bets detailed below. There’s a bumper 10 races on the Moonee Valley race card today, six of which are Group races not to miss….

2013 Cox Plate Day – Moonee Valley Race Scratchings

2013 Cox Plate Day – Moonee Valley Race Scratchings

Cox Plate Day is set to take place at Moonee Valley Racecourse today October 26, 2013, and there have been a total of 10 scratchings over the course of the day. Atlantic Jewel was scratched earlier in the week from the 2013 Cox Plate due to a tendon injury and will no longer take her…

2013 Manikato Stakes Results – Buffering Scores Maiden Group 1 Win

2013 Manikato Stakes Results – Buffering Scores Maiden Group 1 Win

Popular sprinter Buffering recorded his breakthrough win at Group 1 level in the Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight. Buffering has been unlucky in Group 1 races on a number of occasions but there was no denying the Mossman gelding this evening and he showed his trademark guts to score a narrow victory over champion…