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Cox Plate Hopes Head 2014 Underwood Stakes Nominations

Cox Plate Hopes Head 2014 Underwood Stakes Nominations

The Cox Plate campaign of a number of top fancies will continue this weekend at Caulfield Racecourse with a host of hopefuls for next month’s feature nominated for the Underwood Stakes 2014. The opening weight-for-age race over further than a mile in Melbourne for the spring, the $400,000 Group 1 Hyland Race Colours Underwood Stakes…

Injury Rules Mount Athos Out Of Caulfield & Melbourne Cups

Injury Rules Mount Athos Out Of Caulfield & Melbourne Cups

Injury has ruled out last year’s Melbourne Cup third placegetter Mount Athos from returning down under this spring for a third shot at the world’s richest handicap at Victoria’s Flemington Racecourse. Owner Marwan Koukash announced on Twitter on Friday that his Montjeu seven-year-old would be unable to make the trip to Australia this Melbourne Spring…

Waller Dominates 2013 Warwick Stakes Nominations

Waller Dominates 2013 Warwick Stakes Nominations

Sydney’s star trainer Chris Waller will play a dominant hand in this weekend’s Warwick Stakes 2013 with half the nominations coming from his triple premiership winning stables. A key Sydney and Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival lead-up, the $175,000 Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) has this year drawn a total of 19 nominees. Nine of those…