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Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 Final Winx Run in Melbourne

Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 Final Winx Run in Melbourne

Trainer Chris Waller believes he owes it to the world to show off superlative mare Winx overseas in 2018 with England calling for champion, meaning this year’s Ladbrokes Cox Plate could see Melbourne race fans bid farewell to the Hall of Famer. Winx made history last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival when successfully defending her Group…

2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate Calls for Ribchester

2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate Calls for Ribchester

One of the international Ladbrokes Cox Plate 2017 invitees Ribchester put the writing on the wall for a possible clash with Winx in Australia this spring winning the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot overnight (AEST) in a track record. The opening day of Royal Ascot was full of possible Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival-bound contenders…

2015 Queen Anne Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2015 Queen Anne Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Tonight’s Group 1 Queen Anne Stakes (1600m) at the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival has attracted a small but talented field of eight milers, boasting some of the world’s best over the distance and offering punters great value from a betting point of view. Hong Kong-based hero Able Friend ($2.50) carries exceptional form into his British…

Able Friend Primed for 2015 Queen Anne Stakes

Able Friend Primed for 2015 Queen Anne Stakes

Talented miler Able Friend has stamped his claims as one of the world’s leading thoroughbred racehorses this year and has produced several strong pieces of work in the lead up to the Group 1 Queen Anne Stakes (1600m) during the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival next week. Australian-bred, Able Friend began his racing career under the…

Dubai Over The Championships for Able Friend

Dubai Over The Championships for Able Friend

Hong Kong horseman John Moore has confirmed Dubai is the preferred option over a trip to Australia for Sydney’s The Championships this autumn for his Hong Kong Mile champion Able Friend. Race fans down under will have to wait until Monday or Tuesday next week before the Shamardal five-year-old is officially ruled out of an…

Shamexpress ninth at Royal Ascot – Sole Power Wins 2013 King’s Stand Stakes

Shamexpress ninth at Royal Ascot – Sole Power Wins 2013 King’s Stand Stakes

Australian colt Shamexpress has failed to shine on the international stage, finishing ninth in the Group 1 2013 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) at Royal Ascot. The Newmarket Handicap winner appeared to be building a case for a big finish when he loomed up at the 400m mark. But the final dash shown when winning the…

Slight Chance of 2013 Cox Plate for Animal Kingdom

Slight Chance of 2013 Cox Plate for Animal Kingdom

Majority owner John Messara has left the door slightly ajar for globetrotting superstar Animal Kingdom to contest the $3 million 2013 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley in October. Odds-on favourite for Tuesday’s Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot, Messara said the plan is still to retire him after the race but indicated a victory…

Animal Kingdom Odds-on at Royal Ascot – 2013 Queen Anne Stakes Betting

Animal Kingdom Odds-on at Royal Ascot – 2013 Queen Anne Stakes Betting

The countdown to the Royal Ascot Carnival is nearly over, with all the action in the UK kicking off on Tuesday. Opening the carnival is the Group 1 2013 Queen Anne Stakes (2000m) which has plenty of buzz about it due to the presence of international superstar Animal Kingdom. The five-year-old is considered a $1.75…

Another Australian Start for All Too Hard?

Another Australian Start for All Too Hard?

Superstar colt All Too Hard’s Australian racing career may not be done just yet. Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes revealed on TVN today the three-year-old will need to trial or race again before the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot next month and flagged the 2013 Scone Guineas and the 2013 Doomben Cup on May 18 as possibilities….

Dunaden Connections Take Side Glance at Cox Plate 2013

Dunaden Connections Take Side Glance at Cox Plate 2013

Their former Melbourne Cup champion Dunaden may have been ruled out of a third trip down under for the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival riches but Sheikh Fahad’s Pearl Bloodstock are still eying off the 2013 Cox Plate prize with their progressive galloper Side Glance. Two seasons ago Dunaden travelled to Australia and debuted with a…