Can he be Dominant in 2012 Mckenzie Stakes?

August 24, 2012

DEPOSIT $100 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50 bet with

$200

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25 to get

$75

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Can he be Dominant in 2012 Mckenzie Stakes?

Hard to handle gelding Dominant will begin a campaign geared towards the 2012 Caulfield Guineas when has the second start of his career tomorrow in the Listed 2012 McKenzie Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley.

The three-year-old has been a handful for Mornington trainer Matt Laurie in his young career but has always shown plenty of ability.

That ability was obvious when, despite being very green, the son of Not A Single Doubt finished second at Listed level on debut in April’s Redoute’s Choice Stakes.

Dominant is currently rated a $6.00 chance to record victory in the colts and geldings’ feature on Saturday with Peter Moody’s Liberty Rock the favourite at $4.00.

Following the gelding’s debut in April, Laurie elected to give him more time in the paddock to mature and while he still has a way to go, he has improved considerably.

“He’s much better now,” Laurie said.

“He can be a bit hot and from what I’m told that’s a Montjeu trait and he’s out of a Montjeu mare. So it might not be his fault.”

Laurie said he is hopeful the youngster can show the talent shown at home at the racetrack this weekend in order to earn his way into the Caulfield Guineas.

The McKenzie Stakes features a number of raw contenders including the favourite Liberty Rock who has had just two career starts.

The Rock Of Gibraltar colt won on debut in February before finishing second to All Too Hard in the Talindert Stakes.

Other horses contesting the McKenzie Stakes include unbeaten gelding Awesome Bro and Darley’s Rusambo.

To get great value odds on the McKenzie Stakes and all the other Moonee Valley betting, sign up at bookmaker.com.au today.

Quote the code BONUSBET when opening a new account to take advantage of their amazing $300 bonus bet offer!

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Dubai-Bound Hey Doc Resumes in...

Waller Gears Up 2018 Australia...

Waller Gears Up 2018 Australian Guineas Contingent

Sydney-based Chris Waller is stepping-up the autumn lead-up work for his...

Memes Vies for 2018 Expressway...

Memes Vies for 2018 Expressway Stakes Shot

A good run fresh in Saturday’s Summer Sprint at Royal Randwick could earn the...

2018 Robert Sangster Stakes Ta...

2018 Robert Sangster Stakes Target for Houtzen

The Robert Sangster Stakes 2018 in Adelaide this May could be calling for Toby...

Mr Sneaky Cheeky Chance for La...

Mr Sneaky Cheeky Chance for Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2018

Group 1 placed Mr Sneaky could target the 2018 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field