News About: 2011 July Cup

Frankel the champ – nothing for So You Think

Frankel the champ – nothing for So You Think

16 Nov, 2011

It appears French horses are doing it all over the world to the Aussies.

Hot on the tail of Dunaden winning our greatest race the Melbourne Cup and Americain rubbing it in by winning the Zipping Classic – our dual Cox Plate winner So You Think has come up empty handed at the Cartier British …

Simcock Will Now Dream Ahead To European Glory

Simcock Will Now Dream Ahead To European Glory

11 Jul, 2011

Trainer David Simcock was pleased to report that last weekend’s July Cup winner Dream Ahead was in perfect shape following his spectacular win at Newmarket.

“Dream Ahead has come out of the race absolutely fine,” Simcock said.

“He grubbed up on Saturday night and trotted up with no problems this morning,”

Simcock said he is …

Star Witness Full Steam Ahead For July Cup

Star Witness Full Steam Ahead For July Cup

6 Jul, 2011

Star Witness is aiming to be the first Australian-trained horse to win the July Cup at England's Newmarket Racecourse

Australian galloper Star Witness will head forward to the Group 1 July Cup at England’s Newmarket Racecourse on Saturday after producing a pleasing track work performance yesterday.

The three-year-old colt is aiming to be the first …

Arnold Seeks Eclipse Stakes Ride Aboard So You Think

Arnold Seeks Eclipse Stakes Ride Aboard So You Think

27 Jun, 2011

Jockey Steven Arnold riding So You Think to victory in the 2010 Cox Plate

With English jockey Ryan Moore’s disappointing ride aboard So You Think in the Prince Of Wales’s Stakes fresh in everybody’s minds, Steven Arnold is making a play to ride the horse in the Eclipse Stakes this weekend.

Arnold, who was the …

Star Witness Set To Tackle Next Month’s July Cup

Star Witness Set To Tackle Next Month’s July Cup

20 Jun, 2011

Star Witness will compete in the July Cup at Newmarket

Danny O’Brien’s Star Witness will remain in England in order to compete in the Group 1 July Cup that will take place at Newmarket Racecourse next month.

Star Witness finished second in his first English run in the Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes and backed …