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2015 Cox Plate Odds and Betting Update

2015 Cox Plate Odds and Betting Update
October 22nd, 2015

A talented and capacity field of fourteen has been confirmed for Saturday’s featured 2015 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley; offering punters exceptional value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Highland Reel has contested a similar form line to 2014 Cox Plate champion…

2014 Cox Plate Field Released

2014 Cox Plate Field Released
October 21st, 2014

After much conjecture and debate the Moonee Valley Racing Club has released the 2014 Cox Plate field and a capacity field of 14 horses will contest the Australasian Weight-For-Age Championship at Moonee Valley on Saturday. A total of 16 horses were included in the final acceptances for the Cox Plate,…

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)…

Dan Excel Expected To Contest 2014 Cox Plate

Dan Excel Expected To Contest 2014 Cox Plate
June 11th, 2014

Singapore Airlines International Cup winner Dan Excel is expected to enter quarantine in Hong Kong before the end of the week to being preparations for the 2014 Cox Plate. Dan Excel will have to spend at least two weeks in quarantine in Hong Kong before flying to Australia where he…

Upset Cox Plate 2013 Result – Emergency Shamus Award Wins

Upset Cox Plate 2013 Result – Emergency Shamus Award Wins
October 26th, 2013

Original emergency runner for the 2013 Cox Plate, Shamus Award has won the Moonee Valley classic in an upset over Turnbull Stakes champ Happy Trails and the Gai Waterhouse-trained Melbourne Cup hope Fiorente. The winning Danny O’Brien-trained Snitzel colt entered the history books with their narrow win in the $3…

2013 Cox Plate Betting Promo – Double The Odds!

2013 Cox Plate Betting Promo – Double The Odds!
October 25th, 2013

That’s right, you heard correctly! This weekend punters can get double the fixed win odds on the Cox Plate 2013 field when they bet online at . Home of the country’s best Cox Plate Carnival betting offers, Ladbrokes.com.au have been running their crazy ‘Double The Odds’ (DTO) promo since the…

Cox Plate Field Tips 2013

Cox Plate Field Tips 2013
October 25th, 2013

The race tips all fans are after for this weekend in Melbourne are those on the 2013 Cox Plate field that are facing off as Moonee Valley Race 8 at 5:40pm (AEST) on Saturday, October 26. There are 14 livewire hopes still in the mix for the $3 million Group…

It’s A Dundeel Tops Odds on Cox Plate 2013 Field

It’s A Dundeel Tops Odds on Cox Plate 2013 Field
October 23rd, 2013

Following the withdrawal of the since retired favourite Atlantic Jewel, betting markets on the 2013 Cox Plate field are now led by the only horse to defeat the mare over her career, It’s A Dundeel. Murray Baker’s High Chaparral four-year-old is looking to become the fourth of their age to…