Will Alcopop Triumph Or Fizzle In 2012 Mackinnon Stakes?

November 2, 2012

Will Alcopop Triumph Or Fizzle In 2012 Mackinnon Stakes?

Alcopop will be out to win his first race of 2012 when he runs in the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakesat Flemington Racecourse tomorrow.

Alcopop

Alcopop is in career best form going into the 2012 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington Racecourse.

The eight-year-old looked the winner down the final straight in the $2.5 million Caulfield Cup last start before being taken over in the final stages by classy galloper Dunaden.

With that run, Alcopop proved that his age is no barrier and that he is in career best form going into the 2012 Mackinnon Stakes.

His biggest obstacle to winning the 2012 Mackinnon Stakes appears to be Ocean Park, who is on track to remain unbeaten this spring after his Cox Plate victory last start.

#3 Alcopop – Horse Facts

  • Jockey: Craig Williams
  • Trainer: Jake Stephens
  • Owners: J A Stephens, J P & Mrs S K Kelton, Ms A Kelton, G D & Mrs H R Gillam, P Kelton, Ms A J McLaren, P Mackie & Ms S Pourbozorgi
  • Age: 8YO
  • Gender: Gelding
  • Breeding: by Jeune out of Iota Of Luck
  • Win: 28%
  • Win and Place: 44%
  • Last 6: 789722
  • Prize Money: $1.08 million
  • Track: 3-0-0-0
  • Distance: 9-2-2-0
  • Current 2012 Mackinnon Stakes odds: $5

Why Alcopop Can Win the 2012 Mackinnon Stakes

  • He is in top form, with two huge Group 1 second placings under his belt.
  • He has won over this distance on two previous occasions.

Why Alcopop Can’t Win the 2012 Mackinnon Stakes

  • He has never won or placed at Flemington Racecourse, despite having three attempts.
  • He will have to face weight-for-age champion Ocean Park in the race.

bookmaker.com.au is your one stop shop for betting this spring racing carnival.

The 100% Australian owned and operated bookie is giving away a bonus bet worth up to $400 to new customers who sign up today and enter the exclusive promo code BONUSBET.

Just deposit between $25 and $400 into your new account and you will receive a bonus valued at 100% of that amount.

So sign up to bookmaker.com.au and start winning on races like the 2012 Mackinnon Stakes this weekend!

 

 

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

Rogerson Dreams of 2018 Melbou...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feat...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feature Redzel

Inaugural champion Redzel has officially secured his position in the 2018 The...

2018 The Everest Field Takes S...

2018 The Everest Field Takes Shape: In Her Time Confirmed

She missed out on a shot at the world’s richest race on turf last spring but...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 Th...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 The Everest Slot for Aquis

The first official slot in The Everest 2018 field has been confirmed with...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC Oaks Bid

Ben Smith’s ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly El Dorado Dreaming is in...

Horse Racing Today

Waller to have multiple runner...

McDonald to team up with Care ...

McDonald to team up with Care To Think in the 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup

James McDonald will be hoping for a quick return to the Group 1 winner’s stall...

Santa Ana Lane to chase Stradb...

Santa Ana Lane to chase Stradbroke Handicap after 2018 Goodwood win

The Anthony Freedman trained Santa Ana Lane has earned a start in the 2018...

2018 Doomben Cup winner Comin&...

2018 Doomben Cup winner Comin’ Through beats stablemate Egg Tart

The Chris Waller trained Comin’ Through claimed his first Group 1 victory when...

Leicester Top 2018 SA Derby Ti...

Leicester Top 2018 SA Derby Tip for Weir to Make History

Victoria’s leading horseman Darren Weir is out to emulate the late, great Bart...

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