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Galio Chop Most Likely 2015 Cox Plate Raider

Galio Chop Most Likely 2015 Cox Plate Raider

The Moonee Valley Racing Club’s chief executive Michael Browell has named French galloper Galio Chop as the most likely international horse to accept an invitation into the 2015 Cox Plate field this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

In 2014 Adelaide became the first northern hemisphere Cox Plate winner in history with more internationals expected in the race this Melbourne ...

2014 Weekend Hussler Stakes Results: McEvoy Makes it a Double with Hosting

2014 Weekend Hussler Stakes Results: McEvoy Makes it a Double with Hosting

In-form hoop Kerrin McEvoy made it an early double on Caulfield Guineas Day this afternoon backing up from a Group 3 win aboard Manikato Stakes-bound Earthquake with a last-to-first Weekend Hussler Stakes 2014 effort aboard Hosting.

2014 Weekend Hussler Stakes winner Hosting could now be tested over a mile. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

McEvoy’s mount in the ...

No 2014 Cox Plate For Dan Excel

No 2014 Cox Plate For Dan Excel

Throat issues have ruled John Moore’s Hong Kong raider Dan Excel out of his scheduled Australian debut at Caulfield this weekend forcing connections to shelve Cox Plate 2014 plans with the Singapore Cup winner.

Hong Kong based Aussie expat John Moore has officially withdrawn Dan Excel from 2014 Cox Plate acceptances. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Dan Excel’s raid down under ...

Tough Caulfield Debut for Cox Plate Hope Dan Excel

Tough Caulfield Debut for Cox Plate Hope Dan Excel

Hong Kong galloper Dan Excel faces a tough debut down under this weekend in Melbourne after the 2014 Cox Plate bound champ missed his original first-up target due to a virus.

Singapore Cup winning jockey Tommy Berry retains the ride on Dan Excel at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

On Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse the John Moore-trained son ...

41 Remain in 2014 Cox Plate Third Acceptances

41 Remain in 2014 Cox Plate Third Acceptances

The 2014 Cox Plate acceptance field was whittled down a third time Tuesday, with 41 horses remaining in contention for the Moonee Valley Group One race on October 25.

Dissident (inside) is featured among the 41 third acceptances for the Cox Plate. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Both the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m) and Group 1 Caulfield Stakes ...

Virus Set Back for 2014 Cox Plate Bound Dan Excel

Virus Set Back for 2014 Cox Plate Bound Dan Excel

A major spanner has been thrown into the Cox Plate 2014 works of Dan Excel with the Hong Kong raider to miss his original first-up Australian run in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes this weekend due to a virus.

Hong Kong trainer John Moore isn't sure if Dan Excel will be fit enough to run first-up in the Toorak Handicap. ...

2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Field & Barriers – Dissident Draws 5

2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Field & Barriers – Dissident Draws 5

Peter Moody’s star four-year-old Dissident will face 13 rivals in Sunday’s Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2014 field and has come up trumps with barrier five.

Triple Group 1 winner Dissident has drawn well in barrier five for Sunday's Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2014. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A 14 horse field was released this morning for this weekend’s ...

2014 Cox Plate Second Declarations Feature 67 Acceptors

2014 Cox Plate Second Declarations Feature 67 Acceptors

Racing Victoria today took the second declarations for a number of spring majors including the Cox Plate 2014 to run at Moonee Valley Racecourse on October 25 where 67 hopefuls remain in contention.

Fawkner (outside) heads the 2014 Cox Plate second declarations and early betting markets. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Australasia’s weight-for-age championship, the $3 million Group 1 W.S. ...

2014 Caulfield Cup Second Acceptances Leave 78

2014 Caulfield Cup Second Acceptances Leave 78

Second acceptances for a host of upcoming Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival majors were taken by Racing Victoria today including those for the Caulfield Cup 2014 leaving 78 stayers in the mix for the classic.

Four-year-old mare Lucia Valentina is the shortest priced Caulfield Cup 2014 second acceptor. Photo: Steve Hart.

At first acceptance stage for the $3 million Group 1 ...

Dissident Leads 2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Nominations

Dissident Leads 2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Nominations

Peter Moody’s talented galloper Dissident will shoot for a hat-trick of Group 1 wins this season when he has his latest Cox Plate lead-up in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2014 in Melbourne this Sunday.

Dissident is the headline 2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes nominations for Sunday at Caulfield. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Sebring four-year-old is already ...