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Maiden Group 1 Win On Offer For Mount Athos In Hong Kong Vase

Maiden Group 1 Win On Offer For Mount Athos In Hong Kong Vase

2 Dec, 2013

World class stayer Mount Athos will have the opportunity to record his maiden Group 1 victory when he contests the Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Mount Athos impressed onlookers with a strong piece of trackwork at Sha Tin on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Mount Athos has stamped himself …

Cumani Happy With Mount Athos Ahead Of Melbourne Cup Tilt

Cumani Happy With Mount Athos Ahead Of Melbourne Cup Tilt

19 Sep, 2013

Leading European trainer Luca Cumani has blamed two poor rides for the inconsistent form of Mount Athos this season and believes the six-year-old is in excellent condition ahead of his trip to Australia for the 2013 Melbourne Cup (3200m).

Luca Cumani is confident that Mount Athos is on track to run well in the 2013 …

Mount Athos still heading down under for Melbourne Cup

Mount Athos still heading down under for Melbourne Cup

26 Aug, 2013

Melbourne Cup fancy Mount Athos is still scheduled to travel down under to Melbourne for a second crack at Australia’s greatest race even after being beaten in the Listed £40,000 March Stakes (1 mile 6 furlongs) at Goodwood in England on Saturday.

Mount Athos still on target for the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by …