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Tosen Stardom Thriving Ahead of Cox Plate Campaign

Tosen Stardom Thriving Ahead of Cox Plate Campaign

Trainer Darren Weir is thrilled with the condition of Japanese import Tosen Stardom in the lead-up to a Spring Carnival campaign to be geared towards the 2016 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley in October.

Trainer Darren Weir is thrilled with Japanese import Tosen Stardom ahead of his Cox Plate campaign. Photo: Daniel Costello

Beginning his racing career under the ...

The BMW 2015 Betting Update: To The World Firming

The BMW 2015 Betting Update: To The World Firming

The big one in Sydney this weekend headlining the Rosehill Gardens racing action before next week’s The Championships races in Randwick is the 2015 The BMW, the market mover for which is race favourite To The World.

Chris Waller’s Melbourne Cup third placed Kiwi import Who Shot Thebarman is firming in the markets to score an upset 2015 ...

To The World Tops 2015 The BMW Betting Odds

To The World Tops 2015 The BMW Betting Odds

Japanese raider and Queen Elizabeth Stakes favourite To The World has opened top of the odds to win his Australian debut this weekend in Sydney’s The BMW 2015 at Rosehill Gardens.

Hartnell is narrow second favourite to win the 2015 The BMW at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

A final field of a dozen weight-for-age champs is ...

2012 Japan Cup Winner Gentildonna Beats Orfevre

2012 Japan Cup Winner Gentildonna Beats Orfevre

On Sunday the Sei Ishizaka-trained 2012 Fillies Triple Crown champ Gentildonna made history as the first three-year-old filly ever to win the Japan Cup when she enjoyed a thrilling win over last year’s Fillies Triple Crown title holder and hot favourite Orfevre.

The flying daughter of Deep Impact scored her fourth major career success in the ¥$250 million ...

Williams close but Buena Vista 2011 Japan Cup winner

Williams close but Buena Vista 2011 Japan Cup winner

The team at Luxbet probably had hearts in mouths when it looked as if popular Aussie hoop Craig Williams may snatch the Grade 1 $6.5m 2011 Japan Cup half way up the straight.

Williams aboard Luxbet $6.50 chance Tosden Jordan was  nabbed by  Buena Vista, the 2011 Japan Cup winner close to the line.

Tosen Jordan had been backed ...

Japan Cup 2011 Field & Betting

Japan Cup 2011 Field & Betting

This Sunday one of the biggest international races, the 2011 Japan Cup, will take place at Tokyo Racecourse this Sunday, November 27, and the iconic showdown has attracted one of the most impressive fields in history.

Craig Williams has the ride on Tosen Jordan in the 2011 Japan Cup at Tokyo on Sunday

The 16-horse Japan Cup 2011 field ...

Japan Could Uncover Melbourne Cup Mount for Williams

Japan Could Uncover Melbourne Cup Mount for Williams

Leading Victorian jockey Craig Williams is heading to Japan for a two-month riding campaign where he hopes to uncover a potential mount for this year’s Melbourne Cup.

Held on the first Tuesday of November annually at Victoria’s iconic Flemington Racecourse, the $6 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) is the richest handicap showdown in the world and so ...