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Cox Plate a chance for Thousand Guineas fancy Go Indy Go

Cox Plate a chance for Thousand Guineas fancy Go Indy Go

10 Oct, 2014

A Cox Plate start will await three year old filly Go Indy Go if she proves to be an impressive winner of the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Go Indy Go could find herself in the field for the Cox Plate if she wins the Thousand Guineas at Caulfield.…

Chad Schofield planning back to back Cox Plate wins

Chad Schofield planning back to back Cox Plate wins

12 Aug, 2014

2013 Cox Plate winning jockey Chad Schofield has already started to plan his defence of the trophy and is hoping Champagne Stakes winner Go Indy Go can become the second filly to win the ‘Weight For Age Championship of Australasia’ on October 25.

Chad Schofield is looking from back to back Cox Plate wins with …

No Cox Plate For Guelph

No Cox Plate For Guelph

17 Oct, 2013

Champion filly Guelph will not contest the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley next Saturday and will be sent to the spelling paddock immediately.

Champion filly Guelph will spell instead of running in the Cox Plate. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

There had been a great deal of speculation in recent weeks …

Jye’s first ride at Swan Hill today

Jye’s first ride at Swan Hill today

27 Nov, 2011

Apprentice jockey Jye McNeil will have his first race ride at Swan Hill today.

The 16-year-old is indentured to Mansfield master Gerald Egan, the man who has moulded the careers of many top jockeys including Luke Nolen and Nick Hall.

But it is a long-retired star of yesteryear who has had the biggest impact on …