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Global Glamour Makes 2017 The Everest Appeal

Global Glamour Makes 2017 The Everest Appeal

As just one of four horses to take out more than one Group 1 title at a mile or less last season, connections of ace filly Global Glamour are making an early appeal to get her into The Everest 2017 field this spring. Only Chris Waller’s champion mare Winx, the Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart,…

Adelaide Will Not Run in 2015 George Ryder Stakes

Adelaide Will Not Run in 2015 George Ryder Stakes

Four-year-old globetrotter Adelaide was the headliner of the 17-strong nominations taken for the Group 1 George Ryder Stakes (1500m) on Monday morning, however it’s looking unlikely that the horse will take his place in the race field at Rosehill this Saturday. After an impressive career that saw him travel from Europe to America back to…

2014 Cox Plate Winner Adelaide to Remain in Australia

2014 Cox Plate Winner Adelaide to Remain in Australia

Globetrotter Adelaide will lay down some roots in Australia after winning the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) on October 25. The three-year-old horse is due to be the headline act of the Championships next year as he is transferred to the care of trainer Chris Waller after serving under Aidan O’Brien in the UK. Coolmore’s…

Coolmore Stud Buy Reigning BTC Cup Winner Sea Siren

Coolmore Stud Buy Reigning BTC Cup Winner Sea Siren

Just days before the John Sadler-trained Sea Siren defends her title in the $400,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) at Eagle Farm this weekend the talented mare has officially been purchased by Coolmore Stud who could send her to the breeding barn following her winter preparation. The four-year-old daughter of Fastnet Rock has won six…