News About: Ed Dunlop

Cox Plate on the radar for Scottish

Cox Plate on the radar for Scottish

18 Jul, 2016

The Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 22 is on the radar for the Godolphin owned Scottish after the four year old won at Newbury in England on the weekend.

Trip To Paris, above, finished third to Scottish at Newbury in England. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Charlie Appleby …

Melbourne Cup Dream Alive for Dunlop

Melbourne Cup Dream Alive for Dunlop

6 Jul, 2016

The retirement and subsequent passing of heroic three-time Melbourne Cup runner-up Red Cadeaux last spring hasn’t stopped British horseman Ed Dunlop from targeting an elusive win in the ‘race that stops a nation’.

Last year’s fourth-placegetter Trip To Paris could target the 2016 Melbourne Cup this spring down under. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The gallant …

Red Cadeaux to retire at Living Legends

Red Cadeaux to retire at Living Legends

9 Nov, 2015

Three times Melbourne Cup runner up Red Cadeaux is recovering from fetlock surgery and will be retired to Living Legends to join several other Melbourne Cup heroes.

Grand English stayer Red Cadeaux will retire to Living Legends. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The English stayer had become a favourite with Australian racegoers because of his …

Japan Cup on the agenda for Trip To Paris

Japan Cup on the agenda for Trip To Paris

9 Nov, 2015

Newmarket trainer Ed Dunlop is hopeful that Trip To Paris will recover from a minor leg injury he sustained in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington last Tuesday and be fit to head to Japan for the Japan Cup.

Trip To Paris is recovering from a minor leg injury and should …

Melbourne Cup hero Red Cadeaux waiting surgery on fractured fetlock

Melbourne Cup hero Red Cadeaux waiting surgery on fractured fetlock

4 Nov, 2015

Gallant ten year old Red Cadeaux is waiting surgery at the University Of Melbourne Equine Centre at Werribee after sustaining a fracture to his left fore fetlock joint during the running of the Melbourne Cup at Flemington yesterday.

Red Cadeaux is cleared of life threatening injuries he suffered in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by Taron …

Melbourne Cup Tips: Mick Dittman selects Trip To Paris

Melbourne Cup Tips: Mick Dittman selects Trip To Paris

2 Nov, 2015

Hall Of Fame jockey and Melbourne Cup winner Mick Dittman tips that the Ed Dunlop trained Trip To Paris will be taking the winning trophy for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) back to Europe again this year.

Trip To Paris, the bay with the white blaze above, is former champion jockey Mick …

Dunlop tries local Melbourne Cup tactics for Trip To Paris

Dunlop tries local Melbourne Cup tactics for Trip To Paris

2 Nov, 2015

Engliish stayer Trip To Paris is one of the main chances in the Melbourne Cup at Flemington on Tuesday. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Top English trainer Ed Dunlop has used local tactics in preparing Trip To Paris to run in Tuesday’s Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington.

Dunlop has finished second …

Fame Game’s Melbourne Cup Odds Shorten

Fame Game’s Melbourne Cup Odds Shorten

31 Oct, 2015

Fame Game is into 2015 Melbourne Cup odds of $3.80 following the barrier draw for the Group 1 event that will be held at Flemington on Tuesday afternoon.

Sky Hunter has been one of the early market movers in 2015 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Fame Game has been the clear …

Dunlop Confident Fame Game Is No Melbourne Cup Certainty

Dunlop Confident Fame Game Is No Melbourne Cup Certainty

29 Oct, 2015

Trainer Ed Dunlop is confident that his 2015 Melbourne Cup runners Trip To Paris and Red Cadeaux are no certainties in the $6 million event at Flemington on Tuesday.

Red Cadeaux is ready for an historic fifth tilt at the 2015 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Fame Game has been easily the best-backed …

Dunlop Thrilled With Trip To Paris Ahead Of 2015 Melbourne Cup

Dunlop Thrilled With Trip To Paris Ahead Of 2015 Melbourne Cup

27 Oct, 2015

Ed Dunlop arrived in Australia overnight and the English trainer said that he is delighted with the condition of Caulfield Cup runner-up Trip To Paris ahead of the 2015 Melbourne Cup at Flemington next Tuesday.

Trip To Paris has impressed onlookers with his trackwork at the Werribee International Equine Centre ahead of the Melbourne Cup. …