News About Galio Chop

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. Connections have until 8:30am (AEST) on Tuesday to pay the $27,500 final acceptance fee for this year’s $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m)…

2015 Cox Plate Invite for Highland Reel

2015 Cox Plate Invite for Highland Reel

An official invitation from the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) has thrown Irish galloper Highland Reel into the Cox Plate 2015 mix and futures betting markets for the ‘race where legends are made’ this spring. The Aidan O’Brien-trained stallion has won his past two starts on the trot, most recently saluting in the Grade 1…

2015 Melbourne Cup Too Early for Bathyrhon

2015 Melbourne Cup Too Early for Bathyrhon

Swedish trainer Pia Brandt has declared the Melbourne Cup 2015 as coming around too soon for her progressive stayer Bathyrhon but has long term plans to target next year’s edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’ down under. A five-year-old son of Monsun, Bathyrhon was last seen racing at Royal Ascot earlier this month…

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. Earlier in the month the MVRC extended a dozen invites out to the connections of top international gallopers to…