News About Cape Blanco

Cox Plate 2011 First Declarations Missing So You Think

Cox Plate 2011 First Declarations Missing So You Think

Premier Irish horseman Aiden O’Brien failed to pay up for his dual defending champion So You Think when 2011 Cox Plate first declarations were taken by Racing Victoria this afternoon, the mighty Kingston Town’s record to remain unequalled.

So You Think has officially been withdrawn from 2011 Cox Plate contention

Tommy Smith’s genius galloper Kingston Town achieved the incredible feat ...

Aidan Thinks Cox Plate 2011 for Cape Blanco

Aidan Thinks Cox Plate 2011 for Cape Blanco

Stablemate of the legendary So You Think, the fellow Aidan O’Brien-trained Cape Blanco has stormed into 2011 Cox Plate contention with a resounding win in the Grade 1 Arlington Million in Chicago on the weekend.

So You Think and stablemate Cape Blanco are both nominated for the 2011 Cox Plate

Galileo four-year-old Cape Blanco was nominated for the ...

So You Think Next Race? Irish Champion Stakes 2011

So You Think Next Race? Irish Champion Stakes 2011

Popular Aussie expat So You Think is set to add more international glory to his commanding race record, this time in Ireland with trainer Aidan O’Brien confirming the seven-time Group 1 winner will next race in the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on September 3.

So You Think will next race in the Irish Champion Stakes in September

High Chaparral ...

You Think ‘Whobe’ Can Win Cox Plate 2011

You Think ‘Whobe’ Can Win Cox Plate 2011

Mark Kavanagh’s ultra consistent galloper Whobegotyou was one of the stars among the 2011 Cox Plate nominations yesterday, the son of Street Cry set to return to Moonee Valley this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival to have a third crack at the $3 million weight-for-age feature with or without the acceptance of dual defending champion So You Think.

Whobegotyou ...

Aidan O’Brien Thinking Of Spring Raid

Aidan O’Brien Thinking Of Spring Raid

Leading Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien could be surprise guest at this year’s Melbourne spring carnival.

Aidan O'Brien has not ruled out brining So You Think back to Australia in search of a third Cox Plate

O’Brien has not returned to Australia since his doomed attempt to take out the Melbourne Cup in 2008, however sources close to the Ballydoyle trainer ...

2011 Dubai World Cup – England Lead Charge

2011 Dubai World Cup – England Lead Charge

Twice Over is the raging hot favourite for $10 million Emirates Dubai World Cup at Meydan tonight looking to deliver the 16th annual instalment of the world’s richest race to Great Britain.

A major threat may be launched from a familiar rival though with Cape Blanco representing the Emerald Isle.

Also obviously never to be dismissed is three-time champion Gio ...