Gai Waterhouse, Australia's first lady of racing, enjoyed her first victory in the nation's most famous race when Fiorente took the Emirates Melbourne Cup (Aus-I) from Red Cadeaux in a thriller at Flemington Nov. 5.
Mount Athos (IRE)
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2007
|Owner||DR MARWAN KOUKASH|
|Breeder||DAVID MAGNIER & COBRA BLOODSTOCK|
|Mount Athos (IRE) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Montjeu (IRE)||Sadler's Wells|
|Ionian Sea (GB)||Slip Anchor (GB)|
|Snow Day (FR)|
Trainer Luca Cumani talks about Mount Athos, who runs in the Hardwicke Stakes at Royal Ascot. Watch Video
Solemia and Orfevre, the one-two finishers in the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, have drawn posts 14 and 17, respectively, in the Nov. 25 Japan Cup (Jpn-I) at Tokyo Racecourse.
Green Moon upstaged the two most recent winners of the Emirates Melbourne Cup (Aus-I) when he captured this year's edition of "the race that stops a nation" Nov. 6 at Flemington Racecourse.
A competitive field of 24 is set for the Emirates Melbourne Cup (Aus-I), including the event's two most recent winners, French stayers Americain and Dunaden, who will square off in Australia's greatest race Nov. 6.
Trainer Luca Cumani talks about Quest for Peace and Mount Athos. Watch Video
Imperial Monarch continued Aidan O'Brien's superb year as he held on for a short head victory over Last Train to win the Grand Prix de Paris (Fr-I) at Longchamp July 14.
|Will Take Charge|
|Mucho Macho Man|
|Game On Dude|