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Fownes Hopeful Military Attack Can Return To His Best In Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Fownes Hopeful Military Attack Can Return To His Best In Queen Elizabeth II Cup

25 Apr, 2015

Military Attack has had a number of niggling issues since he finished fourth behind Designs On Rome in the Group 1 Hong Kong Gold Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin on March 1, but trainer Caspar Fownes is hopeful that the talented gelding can return to his best form in the Queen Elizabeth II Cup in …

2014 Melbourne Cup: My Ambivalent Good Enough To Win

2014 Melbourne Cup: My Ambivalent Good Enough To Win

31 Oct, 2014

My Ambivalent has not had an ideal 2014 Melbourne Cup preparation, but trainer Roger Varian remains confident that the talented mare is good enough to win the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

My Ambivalent has the chance to become the first English-trained winner of the Melbourne Cup at Flemington next Tuesday. Photo by: …

Kent Confident Dubai Trip Isn’t Suspect

Kent Confident Dubai Trip Isn’t Suspect

20 Dec, 2011

As we reported a couple of weeks ago Mick Kent was planning an audacious mission to race Unusual Suspect in Dubai at the start of 2012.

With the date of departure now drawing close the trainer is having no second thoughts about jetting his recent acquisition halfway around the world.

Unusual Suspect originally raced in …