News About Mukhadram

Mukhadram Out of 2014 Cox Plate & Caulfield Cup

Mukhadram Out of 2014 Cox Plate & Caulfield Cup

Connections of the William Haggas-trained European raider Mukhadram have ruled out a Cox Plate and Caulfield Cup 2014 bid for the stallion which won’t be travelling down under for a shot at the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival this season. One of the original invitees by the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) for this year’s $3…

Hayes Forgets About 2014 Caulfield Cup For Now

Hayes Forgets About 2014 Caulfield Cup For Now

David Hayes is forgetting about the Caulfield Cup for the moment with his first-up stakes winner Stipulate and instead is focusing on the 2014 Cox Plate at weight-for-age level with the progressive import. On Wednesday Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter announced the weights for this year’s $3 million Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield…

2014 Caulfield Cup Weights Released – Silent Achiever Big Winner

2014 Caulfield Cup Weights Released – Silent Achiever Big Winner

Today Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter announced the handicaps for the Caulfield Cup 2014, one of the big winners weight wise looking to be Roger James’s smart Kiwi mare Silent Achiever with 54.5kg. Melbourne Cup bound this spring, connections of the four-time Group 1 winning daughter of O’Reilly could now be very tempted to…

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. Prepared in Sydney by Gai Waterhouse since being imported from Great Britain where Sir Michael Stoute trained them for the Queen of England, Carlton House was equal $13 favourite through with…

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. Attracting a record number of nominees this year’s $3 million Group 1 Sportingbet Cox Plate (2040m) is set to…

Mukhadram Tops Jordan’s International Cox Plate Wishlist

Mukhadram Tops Jordan’s International Cox Plate Wishlist

After a record number of international gallopers were nominated for both the Caulfield Cup and Cox Plate 2014 this week, Racing Victoria’s international recruiter Leigh Jordon has named Mukhadram as the international he’d most likely to see line-up in the latter. The William Haggas-trained Shamardal stallion is one of the headline Northern Hemisphere-trained horses among…

Berry Keen on Dan Excel for 2014 Cox Plate Success

Berry Keen on Dan Excel for 2014 Cox Plate Success

Top Sydney-based jockey Tommy Berry expressed his excitement over a number of his Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival prospects on Tuesday including Singapore raider Dan Excel who comes over for the Cox Plate 2014. Racing Victoria yesterday announced the nominations for five of the spring majors including those for the $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox…

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. Running at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday October 25, this year’s $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox Plate (2040m) attracted 225 early entries, well up from 158 last…

Darley Purchase VRC Sprint Classic 2014 Hope

Darley Purchase VRC Sprint Classic 2014 Hope

Sheikh Mohammed’s global racing powerhouse Darley have added another potential stud star to their arsenal after purchasing the 2014 VRC Sprint Classic hope Slade Power. The Dutch Art stallion is set to head down under this coming Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival looking to add to their potential stud value ahead of them standing at Kildangan…

2014 Cox Plate Hope Mukhadram Wins Coral-Eclipse Stakes

2014 Cox Plate Hope Mukhadram Wins Coral-Eclipse Stakes

After a first-up loss at Ascot the Cox Plate 2014 dream has been reignited by international invitee Mukhadram after their Coral-Eclipse Stakes win at Sandown Park in the UK over the weekend. The British galloper broke their Group 1 maiden on Saturday with a big two length effort in the £450,000 Coral-Eclipse Stakes over 2018m…