2015 Makybe Diva Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Flemington Racecourse is the scene of Melbourne’s standout card this afternoon; boasting a total of nine races; seven at black type level highlighted by the featured Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m).

Boban is currently favourite to win the 2015 Makybe Diva Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Boban is currently favourite to win the 2015 Makybe Diva Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

The weather is fine in Melbourne today and the Flemington track has been rated a Good 3 following no rainfall over the last 24 hours; the Penetrometer returning a reading of 4.88.

The card jumps straight into black type racing with the running of the Listed Cap D’Antibes Stakes (1100m) at 12:25pm; drawing to a close with the Spring Is The Season Handicap (1700m) at 5:20pm.

Flemington Track Reports – 12/9/2015

  • Rail: True Position
  • Weather: Fine
  • Track Type: Turf
  • Irrigation: Nil Last 24 hours, 9mm last seven days
  • Rainfall: Nil Last 24 hours, 7mm last seven days
  • Penetrometer: 4.88
  • Track Rating: Good 3

14 horses will contest the Makybe Diva Stakes at 4:05pm, and it is the Chris Waller-trained Boban that remains outright favourite to add a sixth Group 1 victory to his impressive record.

A number of talented sprinters are set to resume in the Group 2 Bobbie Lewis Quality (1200m); a race won by Chautauqua in 2014, while a capacity field has been drawn for the Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes (1400m).

Some of the Spring Carnival’s most exciting three-year-old prospects will go around in both the Listed Pin & Win Stakes (1400m) and the Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m).

Leading online bookie Ladbrokes.com.au is currently offering the best odds on all nine Flemington races this afternoon!

Flemington Scratchings – 12/9/2015

Race 1 (12:25pm) – Listed Cap D’Antibes Stakes (1100m)

No Current Scratchings

Race 2 (12:55pm) – Sofitel Girls’ Day Out 2500 (2500m)

No Current Scratchings

Race 3 (1:30pm) – Listed Pin & Win Stakes (1400m)

#14 Sun Flash
#18e Ragnaar
#19e Assertive Star
#20e Deadly Shadow

Race 4 (2:10pm) – Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m)

No Current Scratchings

Race 5 (2:45pm) – Listed The Sofitel (1400m)

No Current Scratchings

Race 6 (3:25pm) – Group 2 Bobbie Lewis Quality (1200m)

No Current Scratchings

Race 7 (4:05pm) – Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m)

#5 Smokin’ Joey
#7 Prince Of Penzance
#8 Our Ivanhowe

Race 8 (4:45pm) – Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes (1400m)

#3 Hazard
#17e Sardaaj

Race 9 (5:20pm) – Spring Is The Season Handicap (1700m)

#10 Sysmo
#12 Thunder Lady
#16 Adorabeel
#17e Awesome Rock
#18e Count Of Limonade

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