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Cox Plate Highlight Entries
The highlights among the nominations received for the WS Cox Plate include:
- Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien has four nominations - Breeders' Cup Turf winner Magician, smart colt Adelaide, multiple Gr1-placed filly Venus de Milo and Fastnet Rock colt Table Rock;
- Four of the 10 internationals issued invitations by the MVRC – Dan Excel, Smoking Sun, Mukhadram and Trading Leather – have been nominated by connections;
- Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller tops the nominations with 15 horses entered including 2013 Emirates Stakes winner Boban and dual Doncaster Mile winner Sacred Falls;
- Over 50 three-year-olds have been nominated including last season's Gr1 juvenile winners Almalad (Gai Waterhouse) and Go Indy Go (Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas).