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Highland Reel Issued Cox Plate Invitation

Highland Reel Issued Cox Plate Invitation

18 Aug, 2015

Racing Victoria International Recruitment Officer Leigh Jordon has confirmed that the Moonee Valley Racing Club have issued Highland Reel an invitation to contest the 2015 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on October 24.

Highland Reel could replicate the feat of former stablemate Adelaide in the 2015 Cox Plate. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Highland Reel was …

Goldstream Chasing Cox Plate Invitation In Secretariat Stakes

Goldstream Chasing Cox Plate Invitation In Secretariat Stakes

6 Aug, 2015

Goldstream will contest the 2015 Secretariat Stakes in the United States next weekend and Australian Bloodstock Director Jamie Lovett is hopeful that the Italian Derby winner can earn an invitation to the 2015 Cox Plate if he performs well in the Group 1 event.

Brenton Avdulla has been booked to ride Goldstream in the Secretariat …

Early 2014 Cox Plate Tips: Adelaide The Pick Of The Internationals

Early 2014 Cox Plate Tips: Adelaide The Pick Of The Internationals

22 Oct, 2014

Global racing expert Francesca Cumani has Adelaide on top of her 2014 Cox Plate tips and believes that the talented entire is the pick of the three European chances in the Group 1 event at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Adelaide is the 2014 Cox Plate tip of European racing expert Francesca Cumani. Photo by: Race …

Moonee Valley will suit Cox Plate runner Adelaide

Moonee Valley will suit Cox Plate runner Adelaide

22 Oct, 2014

Champion Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien can see his Cox Plate runner Adelaide being suited to the tricky tight turning Moonee Valley circuit.

Irish galloper Adelaide, above, will be suited to the tight turning Moonee Valley circuit when he runs in the Cox Plate. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The lightly raced European three year …

O’Brien Happy With Adelaide’s Form Ahead Of Cox Plate

O’Brien Happy With Adelaide’s Form Ahead Of Cox Plate

20 Oct, 2014

Trainer Aidan O’Brien will not be making the trip to Australia for the 2014 Cox Plate, but he is happy with the form of Adelaide heading into the Group 1 event at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Ryan Moore will ride Adelaide in the 2014 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse …

Cox Plate Contender Adelaide Settles In Well

Cox Plate Contender Adelaide Settles In Well

13 Oct, 2014

Leading 2014 Cox Plate contender Adelaide arrived in Australia on Saturday and connections are happy with the way that the talented entire has settled in at the Werribee International Equine Centre.

Ryan Moore has been booked to ride Mount Athos in the 2014 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on October 25. Photo by: Race Horse …

Adelaide to contest the 2014 Cox Plate

Adelaide to contest the 2014 Cox Plate

18 Aug, 2014

Irish galloper Adelaide looks certain to contest the 20114 Group 1 $3m Sportingbet Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 25 after winning in Chicago in the United States over the weekend.

2013 winning jockey Chad Schofield holding the Cox Plate. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Moonee Valley CEO Michael Browell said that …

Mic Mac to miss Winter Stakes

Mic Mac to miss Winter Stakes

16 Jul, 2013

Injury plagued seven year old Mic Mac will miss Saturday’s Listed $100,000 Winter Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill after receiving 60.5kg topweight.

Mic Mac is to miss the Winter Stakes after receiving 60.5kgs. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer Paul Messara will now look to pursue a weight for age program after what he considers is an …

French stayer Bayrir to replace Mount Athos in Hong Kong Vase

French stayer Bayrir to replace Mount Athos in Hong Kong Vase

27 Nov, 2012

French stayer Bayrir has been selected to replace the Luca Cumani trained Mount Athos in the Group 1 HK$15m Longines Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on Longines Hong Kong International Race Day on Sunday week.

The Alain De Royer-Dupre trained Bayrir is a Group 1 winner, talking out the  US$500,000 Secretariat Stakes (1 …