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Highland Reel On Top Of Cox Plate Betting

Highland Reel On Top Of Cox Plate Betting

20 Oct, 2015

Highland Reel is currently available at 2015 Cox Plate odds of $5 and he has opened as favourite in betting markets for the Group 1 event that will be held at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Ryan Moore has been booked to ride Highland Reel in the 2015 Cox Plate. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Highland Reel …

Connections Confident The Fugue Can Bounce Back In Hong Kong Vase

Connections Confident The Fugue Can Bounce Back In Hong Kong Vase

2 Dec, 2013

Connections of The Fugue are confident that the classy filly can bounce back from her narrow defeat in the Group 1 Breeders’ Cup Turf (2413m) and win the Group 1 Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

The Fugue will face Red Cadeaux and a host of other talented horses in the Hong …

Messara not concerned with Ortensia’s outside draw at Haydock

Messara not concerned with Ortensia’s outside draw at Haydock

8 Sep, 2012

Ortensia’s outside barrier doesn’t concern trainer Paul Messara, declaring that the in-form mare is 100 per cent heading to Haydock today looking for her second Group 1 win on English soil at her last run in Eurpoe before returning home to Australia.

Ortensia drew the outside in the fifteen horse field but with William Buick …

Messara confident of another Group 1 win for Ortensia

Messara confident of another Group 1 win for Ortensia

6 Sep, 2012

Australian trainer Paul Messara’s confidence of winning another Group 1 on English soil with his top sprinting mare Ortensia was boosted with the confirmation that local top jockey William Buick would ride and the Haydock track was likely to be good for Saturday.

Messara sees Buick’s engagement as a bonus after the successful English rider …

So You Think Continues Dominace With Irish Champion Stakes Win

So You Think Continues Dominace With Irish Champion Stakes Win

5 Sep, 2011

So You Think has continued his European dominance with Irish Champion Stakes win

So You Think has continued his European dominance by winning the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown last Saturday.

The five-year-old ex-Australian galloper won the €750,000 event by half a length ahead of Snow Fairy.

Trainer Aidan O’Brien was ecstatic after So You …

AQIS Relaxes Quarantine Restrictions In Time For Spring

AQIS Relaxes Quarantine Restrictions In Time For Spring

18 Aug, 2011

So You Think could make an appearance this spring carnival after AQIS relaxed their stringent quarantine regulations

An appearance by So You Think at this year’s spring carnival is looking more and more likely after the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS) relaxed their stringent quarantine regulations yesterday.

Racing Victoria yesterday announced that Ireland’s Ballydoyle …

So You Think Destined For Irish Champion Stakes Start

So You Think Destined For Irish Champion Stakes Start

4 Aug, 2011

So You Think's next race will be the Irish Champion Stakes

So You Think’s next assignment has been announced as the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on September 3.

While So You Think has a multitude of race possibilities, trainer Aiden O’Brien believes the Irish Champion Stakes will be most suited to the horse’s preparation.…