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Belle Couture Set To Contest Spotless Plate

Belle Couture Set To Contest Spotless Plate

6 May, 2014

Belle Couture, a half-sister to equine superstar Black Caviar, is set to have the third race start of her career in the Spotless Plate at Flemington on Saturday.

Belle Couture will return to the races in the Spotless Plate at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Belle Couture was purchased for $2.6 …

O’Brien Happy With Belle Couture Despite Debut Defeat

O’Brien Happy With Belle Couture Despite Debut Defeat

23 Dec, 2013

Belle Couture may not have been able to replicate the winning ways of her famous half-sister Black Caviar in the AnimalS2U Plate (1100m) at Bendigo yesterday but trainer Danny O’Brien said that he was happy with the filly’s debut effort.

Belle Couture became the first horse from the famous Helsinge family, highlighted by equine superstar …