Cox Plate Unlikely For Incentivise

Moody told Racing.com that Incentivise pulled up 'a bit jaded' and before conferring with his ownership group, was keen to bypass this Saturday's $5m Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) with the Melbourne Cup in mind.

Nature Strip Wins The Everest

Unplaced in his two previous Everest starts, Nature Strip provided Waller with his second win after Yes Yes Yes succeeded in race-record time two years ago, while McDonald joins Kerrin McEvoy (three wins) and Glen Boss on the Everest honour roll as winning riders.

Robinson Wins Kosciuszko With Art Cadeau

The five-year-old, still nowhere near the peak of his powers, became the first horse to claim the $500,000 Country Championships Final (1400m) and the $1.3m The Kosciuszko (1200m) – the two biggest prizes in country racing – but he had to work hard and run down 2019 winner Handle The Truth to do it.