News About: Cox Plate Carnival

Quick Guide to 2013 Cox Plate Form

Quick Guide to 2013 Cox Plate Form

26 Oct, 2013

With the Group 1 Cox Plate set to run at 5.40pm (AEDT) at Moonee Valley today, a horses’ form could well provide the answer when picking a winner in the race.

Below you will find a form analysis on each and every runner in the $3 million race.

It's A Dundeel is a worthy favourite …

Ferlax to be Given Cox Plate Shot

Ferlax to be Given Cox Plate Shot

28 Jun, 2013

Australian Guineas winner Ferlax is set to join stablemate and big-race regular Rekindled Interest in being aimed at the $3 million Cox Plate (2040m).

Ferlax will be aimed at the Cox Plate. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett.

The rising four-year-old has just five career starts to his name but trainer Jim Conlan is predicting there are …

Dunlop’s Unbridled Command for Cox Plate

Dunlop’s Unbridled Command for Cox Plate

14 Jun, 2013

The international presence at the spring carnival is set to flow into the Cox Plate this year, with British trainer Ed Dunlop confirming recent stable addition Unbridled Command will be aimed the $3 million race.

On Thursday Unbridled Command was one of 20 international horses issued an invitation by the Moonee Valley Racing Club to …

Cox Plate Target for Sizzling

Cox Plate Target for Sizzling

14 Jun, 2013

Brisbane trainer Kelso Wood has always insisted Sizzling is a class horse.

Sizzling will be aimed at the Cox Plate. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

In fact, Wood rates Sizzling so highly that this spring he will test him on one of the biggest stages Australian racing has to offer, the Cox Plate (2040m).

Wood confirmed …

Internationals Receive Cox Plate Invite

Internationals Receive Cox Plate Invite

13 Jun, 2013

In a bid to attract some international flavour to the Cox Plate, the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) has invited 20 of the world’s best-performed weight-for-age gallopers to contest the $3 million race.

Dunaden is one of 20 international horses to be invited to the Cox Plate. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

While the …

Ocean Park’s spring record perfect with Cox Plate win

Ocean Park’s spring record perfect with Cox Plate win

27 Oct, 2012

Kiwi trainer Gary Hennessy will look to add another Group 1 victory to Ocean Park’s resume at Flemington next Saturday after the four year old kept his perfect Spring record intact with a win in the Group 1 $3m Sportingbet Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley today.

Ocean Park's perfect Spring record was kept intact …

Star Of Giselle Scores Third Straight Win in Trojan Hand Tools Stakes

Star Of Giselle Scores Third Straight Win in Trojan Hand Tools Stakes

27 Oct, 2012

Progressive mare Star Of Giselle continued her impressive rise through the grades and scored the biggest win of her career in the Group 3 Trojan Hand Tool Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley today.

Star Of Giselle scored the biggest win of her career in the Group 3 Trojan Hand Tool Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse …

Boss rewarded with Cox Plate win on Ocean Park

Boss rewarded with Cox Plate win on Ocean Park

27 Oct, 2012

New Zealand four year old Ocean Park rewarded jockey Glen Boss’ faith with a memorable win in the Group 1 $3m Sportingbet Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley today.

Ocean Park (outside) wins the Group 1 Cox Plate, All Too Hard (inside) runs second. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Boss has been singing the …

Super Cool scores upset win in Mitchelton Wines Vase

Super Cool scores upset win in Mitchelton Wines Vase

27 Oct, 2012

A pre-race plan to undo the short priced favourite It’s A Dundeel came off for Michael Rodd with Super Cool causing a major upset in the Group 2 $220,000 Mitchelton Wines Vase (2040m) at Moonee Valley today.

Super Cool causes a major upset in the Group 2 Mitchelton Wines Vase at Moonee Valley today. Photo …

Hidden Warrior Leads All The Way in Telstra PhoneWords Stakes

Hidden Warrior Leads All The Way in Telstra PhoneWords Stakes

27 Oct, 2012

Natural ability was enough to carry Newcastle gelding Hidden Warrior to victory in the Group 3 Telstra PhoneWords Stakes (1200m) in his first test in the Melbourne direction at Moonee Valley today.

Hidden Warrior wasn't comfortable at Moonee Valley but was good enough to win the Telstra PhoneWords Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.…