News About: Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival

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,…

Waterhouse Hoping To Two Runners In Cox Plate Field

Waterhouse Hoping To Two Runners In Cox Plate Field
October 20th, 2014

Leading Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse is hoping that both Almalad and Wandjina will be included in the 2014 Cox Plate field that will be released tomorrow. Connections of Wandjina have paid the late-entry fee of $130,000 to include Wandjina in the acceptances for the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m), but…

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…

Dissident On Trial For Cox Plate In Caulfield Stakes

Dissident On Trial For Cox Plate In Caulfield Stakes
October 8th, 2014

Trainer Peter Moody has revealed that Dissident has to perform strongly in the Caulfield Stakes at Caulfield this weekend in order to be worthy of a place in the 2014 Cox Plate field. Dissident started his 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with a most impressive win in the Group 1 Memsie…

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…

Cox Plate The Spring Target For Super Cool

Cox Plate The Spring Target For Super Cool
August 15th, 2014

Trainer Mark Kavanagh has revealed that the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 25 will be the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival goal for Group 1 winner Super Cool. Super Cool has not been seen at the races since he finished a credible ninth in the Group…

2014 Cox Plate Nominations Released

2014 Cox Plate Nominations Released
August 5th, 2014

A record breaking 225 gallopers have been included in the 2014 Cox Plate nominations that were released by Racing Victoria this afternoon. The 2013 edition of the Cox Plate included two European-trained gallopers and the 2014 Cox Plate is set to have an even greater international presence with a record 29…

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…

Cox Plate 2013 Odds – It’s A Dundeel Easing Favourite

Cox Plate 2013 Odds – It’s A Dundeel Easing Favourite
October 26th, 2013

Odds on the favourite in this afternoon’s Cox Plate 2013 field It’s A Dundeel continue to ease as the punters look elsewhere for value in the weight-for-age classic. Scheduled as Moonee Valley Race 10 at 5:40pm (AEST) this afternoon, this year’s $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) is shaping…

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…