Rich Enuff ‘Bouncing’ Ahead of Possible Memsie Stakes Return

July 15, 2015

DEPOSIT $100 to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50 bet with


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25 to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250 to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Rich Enuff ‘Bouncing’ Ahead of Possible Memsie Stakes Return

Rich Enuff has come through a solid piece of work “bouncing” according to trainer Ken Keys who is hopeful of rewarding connections of the Caulfield Guineas runner-up with a Group 1 win possibly in the 2015 Memsie Stakes this campaign.

Rich Enuff

Rich Enuff is on track for a possible 2015 Memsie Stakes return at the end of August. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The three-year-old Written Tycoon colt is progressing extremely well since coming back into work off a tendon injury to his off-hind leg that ruled him out of the autumn, and could be ready to race first-up sooner than the Cranbourne-based Keys first thought.

A three-time winner from six starts, Rich Enuff hasn’t run since his seventh behind the now retired-to-stud Brazen Beau in the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington last November.

Before that he won three Black-Types on the trot including the Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m) and the Group 3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude (1400m).

He was also a brave runner-up when only a quarter-length off the winner Shooting To Win in the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m) last October over a distance Keys believes he is vulnerable.

This upcoming Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival the plan is to keep Rich Enuff under a mile as he chases a deserved Group 1 win.

After missing the autumn with injury, Keys thought the youngster might not be ready in time for the season’s opening elite level – the $400,000 Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) taking place at Caulfield Racecourse on August 29.

He had in mind instead the $400,000 Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at the same track a month later to give Rich Enuff more time.

The Memsie though is back in consideration following the impressive work and way he came through this week’s Tuesday morning gallop.

“We did our first bit of work this morning, a little bit of even time and he came off bouncing,” Keys told RSN.

Rich Enuff is raced in part by Woodside Park, new connections Keys will meet with over the coming weeks to map out an exact spring path with a focus on collecting a Group 1 over 1400m.

“The owners have been terrific,” Keys said.

“They felt he is a Group One horse and should be given every opportunity to win one, so they’ve run with it.”

Keys is yet to saddle-up a starter in either the Memsie Stakes or Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes during his years as a trainer.

The last horse to win the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes straight out of the Memsie without a run in between meanwhile was Barley A Moment who ran second in the lead-up race back in 2005.

Regal Roller completed the Memsie Stakes – Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes double the previous year.

To get behind Rich Enuff next start at the guaranteed best odds make sure you sign-up now with who will also match your first deposit dollar for dollar up to $500 as a bonus bet when you quote the code BETBONUS!

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

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrok...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal for Magic Millions Sprint Winner Viddora

Young South Australian horseman Lloyd Kennewell has named Sydney’s 2018 The...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field ...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field Released

Ascot Racecourse in W.A. hosts one of the summer’s highlight races on New...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney R...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney Race for Viddora

Ace young South Australian trainer Lloyd Kennewell has confirmed his Group 1...

Vega Magic Injured But Still S...

Vega Magic Injured But Still Scaling The Everest 2018

A freak accident in the paddock last month has ruled the Lindsay Park-trained...

Horse Racing Today

2018 Hobartville Stakes Race D...

Trapeze Artist heads up 2018 E...

Trapeze Artist heads up 2018 Expressway Stakes nominations

Golden Rose winner Trapeze Artist is among the nominations for the Group 2...

Thronum to chase G1 glory afte...

Thronum to chase G1 glory after 2018 Australia Stakes win

Lindsay Park co-trainer Tom Dabernig will now step Thronum up to Group 1...

Pierata heads up final field f...

Pierata heads up final field for 2018 Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

The in-form Greg Hickman trained Pierata heads up a final field of sixteen...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emerge...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emergencies for 2018 Magic Millions 2yo Classic

The David Atkins trained Jonker will carry the number one saddlecloth in the...

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