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Melbourne Cup An Option For Gold Cup Winner Trip To Paris

Melbourne Cup An Option For Gold Cup Winner Trip To Paris

19 Jun, 2015

Trainer Ed Dunlop has revealed that the 2015 Melbourne Cup is an option for Trip To Paris after he recorded an upset victory in the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot this morning.

Trip To Paris could join stablemate Red Cadeaux (pictured) in Australia for the 2015 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Dermot …

Champion English mare Snow Fairy retired

Champion English mare Snow Fairy retired

17 Jul, 2013

The world’s number one race mare Snow Fairy has booked a date with Irish stallion Elusive Pimpernel following the announcement of her retirement by prominent Newmarket trainer Ed Dunlopyesterday.

Snow Fairy was rated 124, one point ahead of Australian champion Black Caviar. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Dunlop had no choice but to call …

So You Think for third Cox Plate

So You Think for third Cox Plate

21 Feb, 2012

The Moonee Valley Racing Club is set to start negotiations with Coolmore in an attempt to bring So You Think back to Australia for a third shot at the Cox Plate.

This year is thirty years since the mighty Kingston Town won his third Cox Plate beating Grosvenor and My Axeman and the Moonee Valley …

Hong Kong Vase – old faces line up for rematch

Hong Kong Vase – old faces line up for rematch

11 Dec, 2011

Red Cadeaux will face off against Dunaden in the Hong Kong Vase

UK trainer Ed Dunlop is not one to over state a situation or the chances of his horses and he is not trumpeting the chances of Red Cadeaux in today’s Group 1 $A2.5m Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin.

But his murmurings …

Snow Fairy Withdrawn From Hong Kong Vase With Injury

Snow Fairy Withdrawn From Hong Kong Vase With Injury

29 Nov, 2011

Four-year-old mare Snow Fairy has had her Hong Kong campaign cut short after injuring herself at trackwork.

The champion mare was due to compete in the Hong Kong Vase on December 11, however, her injury has caused her to be withdrawn from the race.

Trainer Ed Dunlop was disappointed by the unfortunate turn of events …

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 …

Snow Fairy’s Magic To Return After Eclipse Run

Snow Fairy’s Magic To Return After Eclipse Run

4 Jul, 2011

The 2011 Eclipse Stakes certainly lived up to the expectations and it produced one of the greatest battles we’ve seen for a long time.

Just as everyone expected it was Workforce verse So You Think down the main straight with the Aussie champion proving to be just too good on the day.

There was one …

So You Think It’s Easy? Not Quite

So You Think It’s Easy? Not Quite

1 Jul, 2011

So You Think

There were plenty who put the boot into Australian superstar So You Think after his first European loss last start in the Prince Of Wales Stakes but there aren’t too many who are keen to line up and take him on next time out.

Just five horses are entered for the 2011 …

O’Brein Yet To Name So You Think Jockey

O’Brein Yet To Name So You Think Jockey

28 Jun, 2011

Trainer Aidan O'Brien has not decided on a jockey for So You Think

Coolmore trainer Aidan O’Brien has continued to withhold his decision on who will gain the ride aboard So You Think in this Saturday’s Eclipse Stakes at Sandown.

So You Think will not be ridden by regular English jockey Ryan Moore who has …