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Scottish Targets 2016 Cox Plate Down Under

Scottish Targets 2016 Cox Plate Down Under

Godolphin-raced European galloper Scottish could be Melbourne bound this spring with the Cox Plate 2016 on the agenda for the classy Charlie Appleby trained horse.

Trip To Paris (pictured) ran third to 2016 Cox Plate hope Scottish at Newbury over the weekend in the UK. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Over the weekend the four-year-old won the Listed Steventon Stakes ...

Dunlop Gears Up Melbourne Cup 2015 Duo

Dunlop Gears Up Melbourne Cup 2015 Duo

English horseman Ed Dunlop is continuing 2015 Melbourne Cup preparations for two of his top stayers in veteran galloper and regular Victorian visitor Red Cadeaux and stablemate Trip To Paris.

Red Cadeaux could contest a fifth consecutive edition of the Melbourne Cup at Flemington this November. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A rising 10-year-old, Cadeaux Genereux gelding Red Cadeaux’s ...

Harris Tweed Weaves Towards Melbourne Cup 2012

Harris Tweed Weaves Towards Melbourne Cup 2012

William Haggas’ European stayer Harris Tweed has begun their campaign targeting the iconic 2012 Melbourne Cup at Flemington this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival with a good first-up win at Newbury.

The Hernando five-year-old is one of the many overseas raiders eyeing off the prize in the world’s richest handicap, the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) ...

Cumani Sails Towards Drunken Melbourne Cup Bid

Cumani Sails Towards Drunken Melbourne Cup Bid

Premier European trainer Luca Cumani is gearing up for another Melbourne Cup bid after his tenacious six-year-old Drunken Sailor showed a good return to form winning at Newbury on the weekend.

Tendulkar gelding Drunken Sailor was targeting last year’s $6 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington, but after running a disappointing 11th beaten seven lengths by eventual ...