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2014 Cox Plate First Option for Puccini

2014 Cox Plate First Option for Puccini

Last season’s champion New Zealand three-year-old Puccini is being earmarked for a Cox Plate 2014 campaign down under this spring with trainer Peter McKay naming the Caulfield Cup as the back-up plan. Winner of the Group 1 New Zealand Derby (2400m) at Ellerslie back in March, Encosta De Lago stallion Puccini travelled down under for…

Jimmy Choux Secures 2011 Cox Plate Betting Favouritism

Jimmy Choux Secures 2011 Cox Plate Betting Favouritism

In-form Kiwi sensation Jimmy Choux has confirmed their top spot in the Cox Plate 2011 odds after securing their second Group 1 win on the trot back home in New Zealand over the weekend. Thorn Park four-year-old Jimmy Choux backed up from their classy Windsor Park Plate success over the Hastings mile to beat home…

Wall Street Wins Trial on Way to Cox Plate 2011

Wall Street Wins Trial on Way to Cox Plate 2011

Jeff Lynds’ talented Kiwi galloper Wall Street kicked off their 2011 Cox Plate campaign in style, the rising seven-year-old winning a barrier trail at Otaki this week. One of the top weight-for-age performers going around, Montjeu gelding Wall Street is being prepared to make the trip to Victoria for the 2011 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival…