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Coolmore Happy With 2014 Cox Plate Chance

Coolmore Happy With 2014 Cox Plate Chance
October 13th, 2014

Aidan O’Brien-trained Adelaide has impressed connections with the way that he has settled in Australia ahead of the 2014 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on October 25. Adelaide arrived at the Werribee International Equine Centre on Saturday and according to Coolmore Australia Racing Manager James Bester the four-year-old had come…

41 Remain After 2014 Cox Plate Third Acceptances

41 Remain After 2014 Cox Plate Third Acceptances
October 7th, 2014

The competition for a place in the 2014 Cox Platefield is set be extremely tough after 41 horses were included in the third acceptances for the Group 1 event that will be held at Moonee Valley on October 25. One horse that is guaranteed a start in the 2014 Cox…

Leebaz A Chance For 2014 Cox Plate

Leebaz A Chance For 2014 Cox Plate
July 24th, 2014

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes has revealed that progressive galloper Leebaz is a chance of contesting the 2014 Cox Plate during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Leebaz made his racing debut in April last year and was nursed through the grades slowly by Team Hawkes before being given an opportunity to race…

Jet Away Could Be Set For Cox Plate

Jet Away Could Be Set For Cox Plate
July 8th, 2014

Trainer David Hayes has revealed that imported stayer Jet Away is a chance of being set for the 2014 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on October 25. Jet Away has not been seen at the races since he injured his tendon when finishing sixth in the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m)…

2012 Cox Plate – Third Acceptances

2012 Cox Plate – Third Acceptances
October 9th, 2012

There were no real surprises when the third acceptances for the 2012 Cox Plate were announced today. All the leading Cox Plate contenders remain a chance to start in the race that will be run at Moonee Valley Racecourse on October 27. Superstar three-year-old Pierro was among the acceptors and…

2012 Cox Plate – Second Acceptances

2012 Cox Plate – Second Acceptances
September 25th, 2012

There are forty-two entries left in the 2012 Cox Plate field after second acceptances were taken today. The list of second acceptors includes the Alain de Royer Dupre-trained duo of Americain and Shahwardi as well as the Luca Cumani-trained Afsare. Paolini was the last European-trained horse to run in the…

Happy Trails Races Into 2012 Cox Plate Calculations

Happy Trails Races Into 2012 Cox Plate Calculations
September 18th, 2012

Happy Trails has rocketed into 2012 Cox Plate calculations after holding off a strong challenge from Green Moon to win the Group 2 Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) on Saturday. The victory was the Paul Beshara-trained gelding’s first at weight-for-age and qualified him for the 2012 Cox Plate. Beshara…