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Highland Reel Cox Plate 2017 Contender

Highland Reel Cox Plate 2017 Contender

Aidan O’Brien’s gun Irish galloper Highland Reel shapes up as a genuine 2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate rival for mighty mare Winx after his dominant Prince Of Wales’s Stakes win at Royal Ascot. The talented Coolmore-raced Galileo stallion enjoyed his second win on the trot for the month with Melbourne Cup winning hoop Ryan Moore guiding…

2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate Calls for Ribchester

2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate Calls for Ribchester

One of the international Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 invitees Ribchester put the writing on the wall for a possible clash with Winx in Australia this spring winning the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot overnight (AEST) in a track record. The opening day of Royal Ascot was full of possible Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival-bound contenders…

Does French Raider Vadamos Have Cox Plate 2016 Claims?

Does French Raider Vadamos Have Cox Plate 2016 Claims?

Just one Northern Hemisphere-trained raider has taken out Australasia’s weight-for-age championship and on Saturday French galloper Vadamos is out to be the next with an upset 2016 Cox Plate victory. The $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) looks to be Winx’s for the taking looking at the latest markets. Chris Waller’s superstar mare has…

2016 Cox Plate Hope Long Island Sound Likes it Fast

2016 Cox Plate Hope Long Island Sound Likes it Fast

Jockey Seamie Heffernan said a fast going track at Moonee Valley was essential for Cox Plate 2016 hope Long Island Sound should the Aidan O’Brien-trained youngster make the trip down under this season. Irish horseman O’Brien made history in 2014 preparing the first Cox Plate winner from Ireland, Adelaide, and has 11 horses nominated for…

2016 Cox Plate Option For Time Test

2016 Cox Plate Option For Time Test

A credible third place finish to Hawkbill in the Coral-Eclipse Stakes in Britain has kept the Cox Plate 2016 option open for Roger Charlton’s classy colt Time Test. The European four-year-old is one of the early international invitees to the Moonee Valley Racing Club’s premier event, the $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m)…

2015 Cox Plate Form Stacks Up for O’Brien

2015 Cox Plate Form Stacks Up for O’Brien

Irish horseman Aidan O’Brien on Saturday shoots for successive Cox Plate victories with Highland Reel looking to repeat the feat of his former stablemate Adelaide from last spring and again frank the form of the Secretariat Stakes in the Moonee Valley classic. Now prepared by Sydney’s best Chris Waller, last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Adelaide…

Highland Reel Heads 2015 Cox Plate Odds

Highland Reel Heads 2015 Cox Plate Odds

The Aidan O’Brien-trained Irish raider Highland Reel is the current favourite in Cox Plate 2015 betting following the field and barrier draw for Australasia’s weight-for-age racecourse that runs at Moonee Valley this Saturday in Melbourne. Three international raiders invited into this year’s $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m), which attracted a capacity field…

2015 Cox Plate Invite for Highland Reel

2015 Cox Plate Invite for Highland Reel

An official invitation from the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) has thrown Irish galloper Highland Reel into the Cox Plate 2015 mix and futures betting markets for the ‘race where legends are made’ this spring. The Aidan O’Brien-trained stallion has won his past two starts on the trot, most recently saluting in the Grade 1…

173 Included in 2015 Cox Plate Nominations

173 Included in 2015 Cox Plate Nominations

A talented list of 173 local and international runners have been included in nominations for the 2015 Cox Plate (2040m); set to be contested as the feature race at Moonee Valley Racecourse on October 24th. Having been taken out by Northern Hemisphere three-year-old Adelaide in 2014, the Cox Plate has received a total of 20…

Goldstream to be Set for Cox Plate

Goldstream to be Set for Cox Plate

Talented Italian three-year-old Goldstream has been purchased by the Australian Bloodstock Syndicate with a view towards gaining an invitation to compete in the 2015 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley in October. Saddled by renowned Italian trainer Stefano Botti, Goldstream has more than stamped his claims to the international racing community in posting a perfect…