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Cox Plate jockey Joao Moreira grounded in Hong Kong

Cox Plate jockey Joao Moreira grounded in Hong Kong

20 Oct, 2016

Typhoon Haima has claimed its first Hong Kong victims with jockeys Joao Moreira and Sam Clipperton not being allowed to travel to Melbourne for the two day Cox Plate Carnival at Moonee Valley this weekend.

Hong Kong’s leading jockey Joao Moreira, above, will miss out on the ride on Vadamos in the Cox Plate at …

Andre Fabre selected Oliver to ride Vadamos in Cox Plate

Andre Fabre selected Oliver to ride Vadamos in Cox Plate

6 Oct, 2016

Prominent French trainer Andre Fabre has selected champion Melbourne jockey Damien Oliver to ride his Group 1 winning galloper Vadamos in the Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 22.

Damien Oliver, above, has been booked to ride French galloper Vadamos in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate …

Melbourne Cup Likely For Sky Hunter Following Arc Trial Placing

Melbourne Cup Likely For Sky Hunter Following Arc Trial Placing

21 Sep, 2015

Godolphin stayer Sky Hunter now appears likely to make the trip to Australia for the 2015 Melbourne Cup after he returned to racing with a tough second in the Group 3 Dubai Duty Free Legacy Cup (2217m) at Newbury on September 19.

Sky Hunter could join fellow Godolphin-owned stayer Hartnell (pictured) in the 2015 Melbourne …

Grafton Cup Next for Archean

Grafton Cup Next for Archean

25 Jun, 2015

Trainer David Vandyke has been thrilled with the form and class displayed by talented stayer Archean since his return to racing this time, and is confident he is capable of a competitive performance in the 2015 Grafton Cup (2350m) on July 9th.

David Vandyke is confident Archean is up to the class of …

Gleneagles Dominant St James’s Palace Stakes Odds

Gleneagles Dominant St James’s Palace Stakes Odds

16 Jun, 2015

Gleneagles is currently available at 2015 St James’s Palace Stakes odds of $1.55 and the star colt is a dominant favourite in betting for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Ascot tonight.

Ryan Moore has been booked to partner Gleneagles in the 2015 St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot tonight. …

Waller to Saddle Two in Australia Day Cup

Waller to Saddle Two in Australia Day Cup

19 Jan, 2015

Running on for a credible fourth in the Listed Gosford Cup (2100m) last time out on January 9th, trainer Chris Waller has confirmed classy stayer Multilateral will step-up to 2400m for the Listed Australia Day Cup at Randwick on Saturday.

Multilateral is one of two horses set to represent Chris Waller in Saturday’s …

Moody to Prepare Au Revoir for Australian Cup Bid

Moody to Prepare Au Revoir for Australian Cup Bid

30 Dec, 2014

The Australian Cup is a possible big autumn aim for the OTI-owned import Au Revoir with the former French galloper to join the stables of top Melbourne trainer Peter Moody.

Zipping Classic winner Au Revoir will target the Australian Cup in the autumn with Peter Moody. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Previously prepared in France by Andre …

Jordon Delighted With International Interest For Cox Plate And Caulfield Cup

Jordon Delighted With International Interest For Cox Plate And Caulfield Cup

6 Aug, 2014

Nominations for both the 2014 Cox Plate and 2014 Caulfield Cup were released yesterday and Racing Victoria’s International Recruitment Officer Leigh Jordon is delighted with the number of international horses that are a chance of coming to Australia for the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Plenty of European-trained gallopers will have the chance to replicate the …

Melbourne Cup Plans On Hold For Only A Pleasure

Melbourne Cup Plans On Hold For Only A Pleasure

19 Aug, 2013

The 2013 Melbourne Cup plans for OTI Racing-owned Only A Pleasure have been put on hold after he finished at the tail of the field in the Group 2 Prix Kergorlay (3000m) at Deauville in France on Sunday.

Both Only A Pleasure and Verema were aiming to follow in the footsteps of Americain who won …

OTI Expecting Big Things From Only A Pleasure

OTI Expecting Big Things From Only A Pleasure

22 Jul, 2013

OTI Racing is expecting big things from Only A Pleasure with founder Terry Henderson indicating that the French stayer could be the racing operations leading Melbourne Cup contender this year.

OTI Racing is hoping Only a Pleasure can replicate the success of Manighar. Photo by: Steve Hart

OTI currently have triple Group 1 winner Manighar, …