Tag: 'Moonee Valley Racing Club'

Vic COVID-19 spike troubles Valley chief

The spike in coronavirus numbers in Victoria is concerning for Moonee Valley chief executive Michael Browell and the club's Cox Plate planning.
Racing Victoria

Victorian spring carnival dates unchanged

Racing Victoria has decided to keep the spring carnival's traditional dates after investigating changes to the 2020 program.
Michael Browell

Spring carnival changes to suit The Valley

Proposed changes to the Melbourne spring carnival may prove beneficial to Moonee Valley giving them a two-day carnival on successive Saturdays.
Grahame Begg

Spring uncertainty puts Begg plans on hold

Grahame Begg says any changes to the Melbourne spring carnival need to announced as soon as possible so trainers can begin planning programs for their...
The Cox Plate

MVRC to explore a night-time Cox Plate

Running the 100th Cox Plate at The Valley under lights is one option the Moonee Valley Racing Club committee will explore.
Melbourne Cup

VRC planning for Melbourne Cup in November

The Victoria Racing Club is hoping it can run the Melbourne Cup on its traditional date in November.
Cox Plate

Coronavirus could delay Cox Plate a year

If crowds continue to be locked out of racing, the Moonee Valley Racing Club may consider postponing the 100th running of the Cox Plate.

Valley meeting called off because of heat

With temperatures tipped to exceed 40 degrees in Melbourne, officials have abandoned a race meeting scheduled for The Valley.

Cox Plate attendance falls post-Winx era

Adverse weather and without the drawing power of Winx, the Moonee Valley Racing Club has reported a drop in crowd figures for the Cox Plate...
Ciaron Maher

Humidor left on outer as Cox Plate reserve

A capacity field is set to run in the $5 million Cox Plate but dual placegetter Humidor will need a scratching to gain a start...
Don Casboult

MVRC committee opts for progressive horses

The Moonee Valley Racing Club has used its discretion to elevate Te Akau Shark and Castelvecchio into the Cox Plate at the expense of Humidor...
Damian Lane

Japanese star poised to contest Cox Plate

Connections of Japanese mare Lys Gracieux have accepted an invitation to run in the Cox Plate after approval was granted for the mare to travel...

Cox Plate bonus offer for Juddmonte winner

Besides the $3 million first prize, a bonus cheque of $2 million will be paid to the Juddmonte International winner if successful in the Cox...

MVRC issue two more Cox Plate invitations

Danceteria and Madhmoon have been added to the list of international horses who have now been invited to run in the Cox Plate.

MVRC unveil international Cox Plate bonus

Winners of selected international Group One races will be eligible for a bonus if they can win the Cox Plate, the Moonee Valley Racing Club...