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Dubai Or Australian Cup For Red Cadeaux

Dubai Or Australian Cup For Red Cadeaux

28 Jan, 2015

Red Cadeaux was included in the 2015 Australian Cup nominations that were released yesterday, but the popular stayer is no certainty to make the trip to Australia and could instead return to Dubai.

Red Cadeaux remains a chance of returning to Australia for the 2015 Australian Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Red Cadeaux …

Caulfield Cup On The Agenda For Mount Athos

Caulfield Cup On The Agenda For Mount Athos

20 May, 2014

Trainer Marco Botti has revealed that the 2014 Caulfield Cup is on the agenda for two-time Melbourne Cup runner Mount Athos.

Mount Athos is set to return to Australia and could run in both the Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Mount Athos has …

St Nicholas Abbey Passes Away After Lengthy Health Battle

St Nicholas Abbey Passes Away After Lengthy Health Battle

15 Jan, 2014

Champion European entire St Nicholas Abbey has lost his lengthy battle with injury after being found to have inoperable colic overnight.

St Nicholas Abbey defeated Sea Moon to win the 2011 Breeders' Cup Turf in what was the biggest victory of his racing career. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

St Nicholas Abbey had his …

Dominant Upstages Europeans In Hong Kong Vase

Dominant Upstages Europeans In Hong Kong Vase

9 Dec, 2013

Hong Kong-trained Dominant was rated a 100-1 chance by some bookmakers in the lead-up to the Hong Kong Vase (2400m) but was able to upstage the fancied European chances to win the Group 1 event at Sha Tin yesterday.

Dominant held off The Fugue, Dunaden and Red Cadeaux to become the first locally-trained horse to …

St Nicholas Abbey Making Progress After Colic Surgery

St Nicholas Abbey Making Progress After Colic Surgery

29 Jul, 2013

Six-time Group 1 winner St Nicholas Abbey is making progress after having colic surgery yesterday.

St Nicholas Abbey was recovering from a career-ending pastern injury, which occurred during trackwork last Tuesday, when he suffered a very bad bout of colic that forced the brave horse to undergo another operation.

The worst was feared, once again, …

St Nicholas Abbey Suffers Career Ending Injury

St Nicholas Abbey Suffers Career Ending Injury

24 Jul, 2013

The racing career of champion European galloper St Nicholas Abbey is over after the six-time Group 1 winner suffered a life-threatening injury at trackwork in Ireland last night.

The Montjeu entire was preparing for the Group 1 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2414m), which is set to run at Ascot on Saturday, when …

Red Cadeaux to line up in third Melbourne Cup

Red Cadeaux to line up in third Melbourne Cup

11 Dec, 2012

A third attempt at the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington next Spring is on the cards for Red Cadeaux after the English stayer scored his maiden Group 1 win at Sha Tin on Longines Hong Kong International Race Day last Sunday.

After winning the Hong Kong Vase Red Cadeaux could have …

Schofield to ride in Dubai on World Cup Night

Schofield to ride in Dubai on World Cup Night

14 Mar, 2012

Top Sydney jockey Glyn Schofield is to link up with South African trainer Herman Brown at the Dubai World Cup meeting on March 31.

Schofield will miss the  Group 1 $500,000 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) at Rosehill on the same day to reunite with Brown for whom he won the Singapore International Cup on Gitano Hernando …