James McDonald Has Plate In His Sights

Hugh Bowman rides Criterion in Melbourne, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014.
James McDonald has already ridden the winner of Australia's richest weight-for-age race and the Sydney jockey is adamant there is nothing to stop him from adding the most prestigious. McDonald landed the ride on Criterion for Saturday's $3 million Cox Plate at the expense of the suspended Hugh Bowman. This year's ATC Australian Derby winner, Criterion provides McDonald with a genuine chance of adding to an already impressive list of important wins in 2014 including the $4 million Queen… read more
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Hugh Bowman rides Criterion in Melbourne, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014.

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Leading Trainers

Wins

RankTrainerWinsRunsWin%
1Darren Weir267153717.37
2Chris Waller222157914.06
3Peter Snowden213135515.72
4Peter G Moody207118917.41
5Gai Waterhouse15783818.74
6Lee Freedman1499290.00
7Mick Price11169415.99
8Adam Durrant11049622.18
9Robbie Griffiths10982713.18
10M, W & J Hawkes10948122.66

Percentage

RankTrainerWins %Runs1st
1Jamie McConachy53.334524
2Murray Wallace43.75167
3John Erichsen41.67125
4Glenn Thornell41.67125
5Edward Jonson40.91229
6Ken Moore37.50166
7Andreas Wohler37.50166
8Colin Smith36.84197
9Kym Hann36.594115
10Simon Bates35.29176

Runners

RankTrainerRuns1stWins %
1Chris Waller157922214.06
2Darren Weir153726717.37
3Peter Snowden135521315.72
4Peter G Moody118920717.41
5David Hayes11441008.74
6Lisa Latta989838.39
7Lee Freedman9291490.00
8Neville Parnham913748.11
9Paul Perry8559911.58
10Gai Waterhouse83815718.74

Leading Jockeys

Wins

RankJockeyWinsRidesWin%
1William Pike17089219.06
2Brad Rawiller162105415.37
3Dean Yendall15694116.58
4James Mc Donald15276419.90
5Blake Shinn14781518.04
6Greg Ryan14472919.75
7Matthew Cameron13385615.54
8Timothy Bell127100212.67
9L J Allpress12696513.06
10Matthew Neilson12355622.12

Percentage

RankJockeyWins %Runs1st
1P J Smullen50.00126
2Amber Comb44.44188
3M Nunes33.33217
4Frankie Dettori32.816421
5Dan Ballard32.7311036
6M Scorse32.14289
7Steven Pateman31.338326
8Joseph Cunningham31.25165
9Mr A Bodey30.439228
10Brendon Davis29.7512136

Runners

RankJockeyRides1stWins %
1Rory Hutchings105812111.44
2Brad Rawiller105416215.37
3Craig Newitt102810310.02
4Grant Buckley1007787.75
5Timothy Bell100212712.67
6L J Allpress96512613.06
7Tegan Harrison942838.81
8Dean Yendall94115616.58
9Danielle Johnson90811112.22
10William Pike89217019.06

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