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Cox Plate 2011 Betting Specials – Markets for Every Punter

Cox Plate 2011 Betting Specials – Markets for Every Punter

This Saturday the 2011 Cox Plate will take center stage at Moonee Valley and while there is plenty of value to be found in the straight-out Win, Place and Exotic markets on Australasia’s weight-for-age championship, for punters looking at something a little different the bookies are offering a great range of special markets on everything from the winning margin to ...

2010 Australian Cup Nominations – Shocking & Viewed Head Betting Markets

2010 Australian Cup Nominations – Shocking & Viewed Head Betting Markets

This week nominations were taken and the early betting markets opened for the 2010 $1 million Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m), the highly anticipated weight-for-age event held at the famous Flemington racecourse on March 6 as part of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival.

There were some surprise absentees from the list of 46 nominees including the Mark Kavanagh-trained ...

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Cox Plate?

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Cox Plate?

Tomorrow the 2009 $3million WS Cox Plate will be held at Moonee Valley and in anticipation of the race we take a look at the entries topping the betting markets to uncover which runner really has the best shot at victory.

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Current Odds: $3
Barrier: 10
Weight: 57.5kg
Jockey: Damien Oliver
Trainer: Mark Kavanagh
Breeding: by Street Cry (IRE) ...

VALUE IN OLDER COX PLATE ENTRANTS

VALUE IN OLDER COX PLATE ENTRANTS

Two of the younger Cox Plate runners are topping the betting markets and have been all spring, but as the race approaches punters are starting to look for more value in other entries.

Whobegotyou and Heart Of Dreams are been positioned as the two to beat this year, as the four-year-olds have displayed excellent form and fitness this preparation in ...

Old Hand at the Cox Plate

Old Hand at the Cox Plate

The oldest horse due to run in this Saturday’s $3million Cox Plate at Moonee Valley is past victor, El Segundo. The eight-year-old bay gelding will also be the only past Cox Plate winner on the field this year, having won the 2007 race after a narrow defeat the year before to Fields Of Omagh.

He was out of the 2008 ...

Viewed Returns To Flemington For Turnbull Stakes

Viewed Returns To Flemington For Turnbull Stakes

Melbourne Cup winner Viewed will have his first run at Flemington for the year with this Saturday’s Turnbull Stakes.

Trained by Bart Cummings, the six year-old is expected to turn heads with a stellar performance after a good rest from the autumn racing carnival.

Stable Foreman Reg Fleming said the horse is doing as well as, if not better than ...