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Mount Athos Commences Melbourne Cup 2013 Campaign

Mount Athos Commences Melbourne Cup 2013 Campaign

Today in Europe Luca Cumani-trained stayer Mount Athos will race at Chester looking for a good first-up performance at home as they prepare for a return to Australia for the 2013 Melbourne Cup later in the year. Owner of the Montjeu six-year-old, Dr Marwan Koukash, this week announced the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne…

2013 Melbourne Cup Target for Address Unknown

2013 Melbourne Cup Target for Address Unknown

After winning the Chester Cup over 3755m in England this week the Richard Fahey-trained Address Unknown has had the world’s richest handicap, the Melbourne Cup 2013, named as another grand target. The Oasis Dream gelding’s owner Dr Marwan Koukash admitted after winning his second Chester Cup that Australia’s iconic $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne…