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2016 Cox Plate Hope Highland Reel Wins UK Group 1

2016 Cox Plate Hope Highland Reel Wins UK Group 1

Irish horseman Aidan O’Brien confirmed the team were considering a Cox Plate 2016 bid down under for last year’s third-placegetter Highland Reel after his smart Group 1 win in the UK over the weekend.

Highland Reel enjoyed a King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes win in the UK ahead of a possible 2016 Cox Plate bid in Australia this ...

Coolmore Stud Buy Reigning BTC Cup Winner Sea Siren

Coolmore Stud Buy Reigning BTC Cup Winner Sea Siren

Just days before the John Sadler-trained Sea Siren defends her title in the $400,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) at Eagle Farm this weekend the talented mare has officially been purchased by Coolmore Stud who could send her to the breeding barn following her winter preparation.

Sea Siren has been purchased by Coolmore Stud ahead of her 2013 BTC ...

So You Think “Faultless” Ahead Of Arc Run

So You Think “Faultless” Ahead Of Arc Run

Ex Australian galloper So You Think will contest the Group 1 Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp in France tomorrow.

The event, which will take place in the early hours of the morning Australian time, will see So You Think attempt to outclass yet another country in one of their biggest races of the year.

The High Chaparral gelding, ...

Canford Cliffs Racing Career Over

Canford Cliffs Racing Career Over

Following his defeat the hands Frankel in Sussex Stakes, Canford Cliffs has been retired to a career at stud.

The five time Group One winner was involved in one of the worlds most anticipated races last week when he took on Frankel in ‘The Duel on the Downs’ in a race that decided which horse moved to the top of ...

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 ...

Health Scare Doesn’t Stop Cups Kings’ Spring Dreams

Health Scare Doesn’t Stop Cups Kings’ Spring Dreams

Legendary Hall of Famer Bart Cummings may have spent the week in hospital, but the 12-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer hasn’t stopped planning his assault on this year’s Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

12-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer Bart Cummings is in high spirits ahead of the spring despite a health scare

Admitted to hospital after suffering chest pains, 83-year-old ...

Cox Plate Hat-Trick Still a Thought after Eclipse Win

Cox Plate Hat-Trick Still a Thought after Eclipse Win

After original reservations to target superstar galloper So You Think at a third Cox Plate victory this Melbourne Spring Carnival, connections of the now European-based champion are being forced to consider a return to Australia for exactly that after So You Think’s thrilling win in the Coral Eclipse Stakes at Sandown overnight.

So You Think could target a third ...

Steven Arnold Could Be Reunited With So You Think

Steven Arnold Could Be Reunited With So You Think

Multiple Group One Winner So You Think could find himself reunited with his former jockey Steven Arnold in the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown on the weekend.

So You Think is still without a jockey for this weekend's Eclipse Stakes

Ryan Moore, who has ridden So You Think in all of his British starts, has elected to ride reigning Arc ...

So You Think Centre of Court Clash

So You Think Centre of Court Clash

Dual Cox Plate winning champion So You Think is at the centre of a bitter battle in New Zealand, co-breeders Cecile Smith and Mike Moran fighting in front of the courts for rights to his dam Triassic.

So You Think is at the centre of a bitter court battle over breeding and ownership rights of his dam

While the ...