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Cox Plate Still An Option For Arod

Cox Plate Still An Option For Arod

30 Jul, 2015

The 2015 Cox Plate is still an option for English galloper Arod after he finished a gallant second behind Solow in the Group 1 Sussex Stakes (1609m) at Goodwood overnight.

Arod could have the chance to join Adelaide as the only Northern Hemisphere-trained winners of the Cox Plate. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Arod went into …

Cox Plate On The Agenda For Arod

Cox Plate On The Agenda For Arod

13 Jul, 2015

Trainer Peter Chapple-Hyam has revealed that he is keen to send Arod to Australia for the 2015 Cox Plate after the talented galloper led from start to finish to take out the Group 2 Fred Cowley Memorial Summer Mile Stakes at Ascot on Saturday.

Connections are hopeful that Arod can join Adelaide as the only …

Farraaj Impresses In Trackwork Ahead Of Hong Kong Cup

Farraaj Impresses In Trackwork Ahead Of Hong Kong Cup

3 Dec, 2014

Mackinnon Stakes placegetter Farraaj impressed jockey Andrea Atzeni with a strong piece of trackwork at Sha Tin yesterday as he builds towards the 2014 Hong Kong Cup next Sunday.

Farraaj finished a close third behind Happy Trails and He’s Your Man in the 2014 Mackinnon Stakes. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Farraaj left Australia for Hong …

My Ambivalent’s Melbourne Cup Odds Slowly Firm

My Ambivalent’s Melbourne Cup Odds Slowly Firm

4 Nov, 2014

At one stage drifting out to Melbourne Cup odds of $51 for success, classy international My Ambivalent has received notable attention from punters over the last 24 hours, who have seen the classy mare cut back into a quote of $34 less-than six hours from the Race That Stops a Nation.

Andrea Atzeni (inside) will …

Melbourne Cup 2014: Varian Pleased with My Ambivalent

Melbourne Cup 2014: Varian Pleased with My Ambivalent

2 Nov, 2014

Suffering a stone bruise that ended her chances of a tilt at the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) on October 18th, British trainer Roger Varian is confident classy mare My Ambivalent is in the right form to take out the Melbourne Cup 2014 first-up at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday.

My Ambivalent will need …

Farraaj Has Right Form For Mackinnon Stakes

Farraaj Has Right Form For Mackinnon Stakes

31 Oct, 2014

Farraaj will make his Australian racing debut in the 2014 Mackinnon Stakes and trainer Roger Varian is delighted with the form of the consistent galloper heading into the Group 1 event at Flemington tomorrow.

Farraaj has the chance to join Side Glance as a European-trained winner of the Mackinnon Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

2014 Melbourne Cup: My Ambivalent Good Enough To Win

2014 Melbourne Cup: My Ambivalent Good Enough To Win

31 Oct, 2014

My Ambivalent has not had an ideal 2014 Melbourne Cup preparation, but trainer Roger Varian remains confident that the talented mare is good enough to win the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

My Ambivalent has the chance to become the first English-trained winner of the Melbourne Cup at Flemington next Tuesday. Photo by: …