Melbourne Cup Placer Retires

14 May, 2015

Globetrotting stayer Mount Athos, who ran in two Melbourne Cups, has been retired. Mount Athos ran fifth in the 2012 Melbourne Cup and third a year later when trained by Luca Cumani. The eight-year-old began life with the late John Hills and was subsequently bought by Dr Marwan Koukash. He was trained in Ireland for

Emirates Melbourne Cup Tours Hong Kong

4 May, 2015

The world’s most iconic racing trophy—the $175,000 Emirates Melbourne Cup—has been taking in the sights of Hong Kong and rubbing shoulders with racing royalty on its latest adventure in the lead up to the first Tuesday in November. The iconic Victoria Peak, Avenue of Stars, Symphony of Lights and track work at Sha Tin are