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2016 Cox Plate Field & Barriers: Winx in Three

2016 Cox Plate Field & Barriers: Winx in Three

Australia’s best racehorse and defending champion Winx has drawn to perfection set to jump from barrier three in a 10-horse Cox Plate 2016 field at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Saturday.

Reigning Cox Plate champion Winx jumps from barrier three for her title defense in the Moonee Valley classic this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris Waller-trained Street Cry ...

2015 Cox Plate Field & Barriers: Winx Draws One

2015 Cox Plate Field & Barriers: Winx Draws One

Chris Waller’s Epsom Handicap winning mare Winx has a 30-plus years’ hoodoo to overcome after coming up with gate one in the Cox Plate 2015 barrier draw for Saturday’s Moonee Valley classic jumping from the inside alley in the capacity field.

Epsom Handicap winning mare Winx jumps from barrier one in Saturday’s capacity 2015 Cox Plate field. Photo: Steve ...

2015 Cox Plate Field: Complacent No Certainty

2015 Cox Plate Field: Complacent No Certainty

Godolphin’s smart Craven Plate winning stallion Complacent is in danger of missing out on a start in Saturday’s capacity 14-starter Cox Plate 2015 field that is finalised on Tuesday morning.

Complacent could miss out on his second Group 1 run in as many weeks with a Cox Plate run no certainty on Saturday at Moonee Valley. Photo: Steve Hart....

Can Guest Of Honour Win Past a Mile to Claim 2014 Cox Plate?

Can Guest Of Honour Win Past a Mile to Claim 2014 Cox Plate?

Leading international trainer Marco Botti has made his way down under for the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival, but is still searching for a win after missing out on the Caulfield Cup, Toorak Handicap, and Herbert Power Stakes.

Guest of Honour is the outside bet to win the Cox Plate on Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

He will be ...

2014 Cox Plate Historical Facts & Form Stats

2014 Cox Plate Historical Facts & Form Stats

Saturday afternoon the Cox Plate 2014 will steal the spotlight at Moonee Valley Racecourse and with a supercharged field of genuine hopes below we take a look at the history, form guide, facts and statistics on the weight-for-age feature to uncover the value in the markets.

Fawkner (grey) has the favourite’s hoodoo to overcome in the 2014 Cox Plate this ...

Can Foreteller Stay the Distance and Win Cox Plate 2014?

Can Foreteller Stay the Distance and Win Cox Plate 2014?

Foreteller is one of three Chris Waller-trained horses set to run in the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) this Saturday, along with Sacred Falls and Royal Descent.

Foreteller will need to improve over the 2040m distance of the Cox Plate if he hopes to win this Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

The seven-year-old gelding has good form following ...

Hugh Bowman Will Not Ride Criterion in Cox Plate 2014

Hugh Bowman Will Not Ride Criterion in Cox Plate 2014

Hugh Bowman has ridden Criterion home in seven of his 20 career starts, including winning the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) and Australian Derby (2400m) earlier this year, but the horse will be without his regular rider this weekend in the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m).

Criterion galloped on the Moonee Valley course ahead of Saturday’s Cox Plate with new ...

No Excuses for 2014 Cox Plate Favourite Fawkner

No Excuses for 2014 Cox Plate Favourite Fawkner

Connections of Saturday’s Cox Plate 2014 betting favourite Fawkner have said there will be no excuses if the dual Group 1 winner is beaten this weekend following an ideal barrier four draw.

Nicholas Hall has the 2014 Cox Plate ride on Fawkner from the same barrier (4) they won the Caulfield Stakes from last start. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia....

Royal Descent Set to Peak in 2014 Cox Plate

Royal Descent Set to Peak in 2014 Cox Plate

Glen Boss may have been in the grandstand and not the saddle of Royal Descent for her breakfast with the best gallop at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Tuesday morning, but from what he saw the mare is ready to peak in Saturday’s Cox Plate 2014.

Royal Descent (inside) is in top condition ahead of her Moonee Valley debut in ...

Cox Plate Barrier 13 Better Than Inside Draw for Adelaide

Cox Plate Barrier 13 Better Than Inside Draw for Adelaide

Coolmore’s James Bester has said that Irish raider Adelaide’s wide 2014 Cox Plate barrier 13 at this morning’s draw was a better result than an inside alley for the horse’s Australian debut.

Ryan Moore (pictured here aboard Mount Athos) rides Adelaide in the 2014 Cox Plate on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Aidan O’Brien-trained Galileo ...