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Today Moonee Valley Racecourse is host to one of the Melbourne Spring Carnival’s premier meetings – Cox Plate Day 2011 – and here Races.com.au take a look at the latest track report and field scratchings over the nine quality races on the card.Moonee Valley Track Report
- Weather: Overcast
- Track Condition: Dead (4)
- Penetrometer: 4.54
- Rail: True Position Entire Circuit
Cox Plate Day 2011 has finally arrived with a cracker nine race card set to jump at Moonee Valley racecourse in a matter of hours.
There’s so much to be attracted to on this day of racing with the 2011 Cox plate headlining a program that includes the likes of Americain in the Moonee Valley Cup and of course Black ...
Defending Melbourne Cup winner and favourite to win the world’s richest handicap again this spring, French raider Americain has firmed into odds under three dollars for their first spring assignment at Moonee Valley today following the early scratchings for the 2011 Moonee Valley Gold ...
Peter Moody’s supreme mare Black Caviar has firmed into a price just one cent short of the record for an odds-on favourite in an Australian Group race following the withdrawal of Balavan from today’s 2011 Schweppes Stakes, meaning the undefeated turf queen will face just three rivals in her attempt to secure career win No. 15.
An intriguing 2011 Cox Plate showdown is on the cards for Moonee Valley’s showcase race of the year with a full field of 14 set to take the their spot in the lucrative weight-for-age showdown, and here the team at Races.com.au take a look at the horses to select for a winning bet and those to forget.
The only people brave enough to place a bet on a horse other than Australia’s best Black Caviar next race in the 2011 Schweppes Stakes on Cox Plate Day are those doing so in the special ‘Without The Favourite’ markets being offered by bookies around the country and that’s because Black Caviar will win, but by how much?
This Saturday the 2011 Cox Plate will take center stage at Moonee Valley and while there is plenty of value to be found in the straight-out Win, Place and Exotic markets on Australasia’s weight-for-age championship, for punters looking at something a little different the bookies are offering a great range of special markets on everything from the winning margin to ...
Sincero might come into the 2011 Cox Plate with plenty of runs under his belt and a career we’re all very familiar with, but in many ways he’s still the unknown contender.
Just what Sincero rocks up at Moonee Valley tomorrow will determine whether or not he’s a dominant force ...
One of the key support races on a crack nine-race Cox Plate Day 2011 program at Moonee Valley this Saturday will be the $200,000 Group 2 Crystal Mile (1600m) and here the Races.com.au team take a closer look at the form on the 12 gallopers engaged, providing our exclusive Crystal Mile betting tips and selections.A $500 Bonus Bet for...
With the Cox Plate 2011 just over 24 hours away, many people are wondering whether Epsom Handicap winner Secret Admirer can make it two in a row in tomorrow’s race.
The four-year-old mare has drawn midfield in barrier eight and appears to be in the form of her life going into the 2011 Cox Plate.
Secret Admirer has placed in ...