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Williams Thrilled With Arod’s Cox Plate Form

Williams Thrilled With Arod’s Cox Plate Form

21 Oct, 2015

Craig Williams believes that Arod’s Cox Plate lead-up form is the equal of any horse in the field and he is adamant that the English galloper is the best horse that he has ever ridden in the Australasian Weight-For-Age Championship.

Arod has impressed onlookers with his demeanor since arriving in Australia ahead of the 2015 …

Cox Plate Still An Option For Arod

Cox Plate Still An Option For Arod

30 Jul, 2015

The 2015 Cox Plate is still an option for English galloper Arod after he finished a gallant second behind Solow in the Group 1 Sussex Stakes (1609m) at Goodwood overnight.

Arod could have the chance to join Adelaide as the only Northern Hemisphere-trained winners of the Cox Plate. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Arod went into …

Cox Plate On The Agenda For Arod

Cox Plate On The Agenda For Arod

13 Jul, 2015

Trainer Peter Chapple-Hyam has revealed that he is keen to send Arod to Australia for the 2015 Cox Plate after the talented galloper led from start to finish to take out the Group 2 Fred Cowley Memorial Summer Mile Stakes at Ascot on Saturday.

Connections are hopeful that Arod can join Adelaide as the only …

Criterion Set For Juddmonte International

Criterion Set For Juddmonte International

26 Jun, 2015

Co-trainer David Hayes has confirmed that Criterion will contest the 2015 Juddmonte International Stakes at York in August before he returns to Australia for the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival.

Criterion could contest the Melbourne Cup during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

Criterion finished a credible fifth behind Free Eagle in the …

Cox Plate invitee Solow  wins Queen Anne Stakes

Cox Plate invitee Solow wins Queen Anne Stakes

17 Jun, 2015

Cox Plate invitee Solow opened the Royal Ascot five day Carnival with a win in the Group 1 £375,000 The Queen Anne Stakes (1 mile) on Tuesday.

Hong Kong’s leading jockey Joao Moreira could offer no excuses for the disappointing performance of Able Friend in The Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot. Photo by Sarah …

Sir Henry Cecil determined to be at York to see Frankel

Sir Henry Cecil determined to be at York to see Frankel

21 Aug, 2012

Legendary English trainer Sir Henry Cecil is determined to pull out all stops to be at York on Wednesday to saddle up his unbeaten champion Frankel in the Group 1 £725,000 Juddmonte International Stakes (1 mile 2 furlongs 88 yards).

Cecil has been receiving ongoing treatment for cancer and had to miss Frankel keeping his …

Black Caviar and Frankel clash ruled out

Black Caviar and Frankel clash ruled out

23 May, 2012

Owner Neil Werrett has ruled out his super mare Black Caviar taking on England’s number one galloper Frankel while she is campaigning in Britain.

Black Caviar will not race Frankel in the UK - photo © Steven Downden

Black Caviar’s main mission is the Group 1 £500,000 The Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1200m) on June 23 …

Black Caviar And Frankel to meet at Goodwood

Black Caviar And Frankel to meet at Goodwood

23 Feb, 2012

Trainer Peter Moody said a clash between Australia’s Queen Of The Turf Black Caviar and the world’s number one ranked Frankel is still on the cards.

Moody has locked in the Group 1 £400,000 Diamond Jubilee (six furlongs) on the closing day of the Royal Ascot carnival on June 23 as Black Caviar’s main mission …

Frankel Remains Unbeaten After Sussex Stakes Triumph

Frankel Remains Unbeaten After Sussex Stakes Triumph

28 Jul, 2011

Three-year-old Frankel has beaten rival Canford Cliffs in superior style in the Group 1 Sussex Stakes at Goodwood in England yesterday.

The unbeaten colt has now won all of his eight race starts and has accumulated the equivalent of more than $A 1.35 million in prize money.

Trainer Sir Henry Cecil believes that Frankel is …

Frankel v Canford Cliffs – Sussex Stakes Arrives

Frankel v Canford Cliffs – Sussex Stakes Arrives

27 Jul, 2011

It’s been billed as the match race of the decade and while it may be happening half a world away there’s plenty of Australian interest in tonight’s Sussex Stakes.

The unbeaten Frankel goes one on one with Canford Cliffs at Goodwood in one of the most anticipated contests in history.

Both horses are considered by …