The winner of the 2010 Dubai World Cup (G1), and most recent second in the 2010 Singapore Airlines International Cup (G1), Gloria De Campeao is aiming for the A$3 million Cox Plate (G1) in Melbourne. The race, to be run 23 October, will mark the first time a Dubai World Cup winner make the trip to Australia for that country’s top weight-for-age event.
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In other World Cup-related news, Twice Over, tenth in the 2010 edition with a troubled trip, is being pointed to the Prince of Wales Stakes (G1) at Royal Ascot in June. Juddmonte racing manager Teddy Grimthorpe confirmed the news, as is reported, HERE.