News About Dubai World Cup

Gailo Chop Looking Great for 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Gailo Chop Looking Great for 2015 Hong Kong Cup

The OTI Racing-owned Mackinnon Stakes winning French raider Gailo Chop sets off overseas on Monday with the Australian contingent heading to Sha Tin Racecourse for a shot at the Hong Kong Cup 2015 on December 13. OTI’s director Terry Henderson told Racing Ahead the Antoine de Watrigant-trained Deportivo gelding had freshened-up nicely after his win…

The Championships Target Yet to be Confirmed for Red Cadeaux

The Championships Target Yet to be Confirmed for Red Cadeaux

Expected to accept solely into the final field for Saturday’s Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m), travelling foreman Robin Trevor-Jones has revealed the current track conditions at Randwick have led to trainer Ed Dunlop’s team also keeping alive the prospect of a 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) berth. Red Cadeaux has become a fan favourite since…

2013 Hong Kong Vase Final Field And Betting Preview

2013 Hong Kong Vase Final Field And Betting Preview

There is no Australian-trained runners in the 2013 Hong Kong Vase final field but there will still be plenty of local interest in the Group 1 event that will be run at Sha Tin on Sunday; with Red Cadeaux, Mount Athos, Simenon, Dandino and Dunadenall set to contest the prestigious race. Veteran stayer Red Cadeaux…

Ocean Park Primed for 2013 Dubai World Cup Night Task

Ocean Park Primed for 2013 Dubai World Cup Night Task

Cox Plate winner Ocean Park is thriving in Dubai ahead of the US$5 million Dubai Duty Free (1800m) which will take place as part of the Dubai World Cup night program this weekend. Trainer Gary Hennessy said the star entire has settled in well to his new surrounds ahead of the race which is set to…

Alcopop Runs Brave Third in 2012 Hong Kong Cup Result

Alcopop Runs Brave Third in 2012 Hong Kong Cup Result

Jake Stephens’ gallant old Aussie galloper Alcopop has enjoyed another late career highlight catching the eye at Sha Tin on Sunday when finishing a brave third behind California Memory in a star-studded Hong Kong Cup 2012. The Normanville-based Jeune eight-year-old, beaten favourite for the 2009 Melbourne Cup when sixth to Shocking, has had a hit…

Dubai Winner Ortensia Off to Royal Ascot 2012

Dubai Winner Ortensia Off to Royal Ascot 2012

With the failures of both Helmet and Sepoy in their international debuts on Dubai World Cup Night over the weekend, the Aussie contingent did come good in one event with classy mare Ortensia earning a 2012 Royal Ascot bid with her smart Al Quoz Sprint win. Paul Messara’s dual Winterbottom Stakes winner combined with ace…

Dubai World Cup 2012 – Preview and Betting Update

Dubai World Cup 2012 – Preview and Betting Update

The richest horse race in the world is taking place in Dubai tonight with the 2012 Dubai World Cup. A creation of Ruler of Dubai Shiekh Mohammed, the Dubai World Cup is run over 2000 metres and has $10 million in prize money up for grabs. The current favourite for the event is So You…

So You Think Shortens – 2012 Dubai World Cup Update

So You Think Shortens – 2012 Dubai World Cup Update

Race-favourite So You Think has been heavily backed to take out this weekend’s 2012 Dubai World Cup which will be run over 2000 metres. The two-time Cox Plate champion was paying $4.00 () earlier in the week to win the $10 million event but some big bets have seen him move into $3.30. Trained by…

So You Think’s Chances Improve – Dubai World Cup 2012

So You Think’s Chances Improve – Dubai World Cup 2012

Already favourite to win the 2012 Dubai World Cup, champion horse So You Think’s chances improved even more when receiving a favourable barrier four draw for the this weekend’s Group 1 event. The two-time Cox Plate champion is the $4.00 favourite to take top honours in the $10 million race which has attracted a high…

So You Think Favourite for Dubai World Cup 2012

So You Think Favourite for Dubai World Cup 2012

Super star five-year-old So You Think will start as favourite in the 2012 Dubai World Cup which stands as the world’s richest horse race. With $10 million in prize money up for grabs, a who’s who of talented horses from around the globe have touched down in Dubai for the event. Two-time Cox Plate winner…