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Final 2014 Cox Plate Lead-Up for Adelaide in France

Final 2014 Cox Plate Lead-Up for Adelaide in France

Aiden O’Brien’s talented Galileo four-year-old Adelaide will have his final Cox Plate 2014 lead-up in France this weekend running in the Group 2 Prix Neil (2400m) at Longchamp on Sunday.

Silent Achiever leads 2014 Cox Plate betting after Tuesday's first acceptances. Photo: Steve Hart.

It has been six years since Irish horseman O’Brien has brought a horse down under ...

110 Cox Plate 2014 First Acceptances Taken

110 Cox Plate 2014 First Acceptances Taken

First acceptances for the 2014 Cox Plate closed today with numbers up from 90 at this stage last year to 110 hopefuls for the October 25 classic at Moonee Valley Racecourse this spring.

Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes winner The Cleaner is one of the most notable 110 Cox Plate first acceptors. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Australasia’s weight-for-age championship, ...

Retired Carlton House Out of 2014 Cox Plate Odds

Retired Carlton House Out of 2014 Cox Plate Odds

Connections of the Queen Elizabeth-owned Cox Plate 2014 favourite Carlton House have confirmed the stallion has been retired from racing to serve at stud.

Kiwi mare Silent Achiever (pictured) is sole favourite for the 2014 Cox Plate after the retirment of Carlton House. Photo: Steve Hart.

Prepared in Sydney by Gai Waterhouse since being imported from Great Britain where Sir ...

2014 Cox Plate Odds – Carlton House v Silent Achiever

2014 Cox Plate Odds – Carlton House v Silent Achiever

A Queen Elizabeth-owned galloper that has never won down under versus a four-time Group 1 winning mare – that’s the story told by the Cox Plate 2014 odds released around the country following this week’s nominations.

Autumn star Silent Achiever is co-favourite for a Cox Plate 2014 bid in Melbourne this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

Attracting a record number of ...

2014 Cox Plate Nominations – 225 Entries

2014 Cox Plate Nominations – 225 Entries

Today Racing Victoria closed nominations for a number of upcoming Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival majors including the Cox Plate 2014 that attracted a record number of entries.

Almalad is one of over 50 three-year-olds nominated for this year's 2014 Cox Plate.

Running at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday October 25, this year’s $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m) ...

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.

Dunaden is one of five ...