News About 2013 Manikato Stakes

Samaready On Course to Claim First-Up Group 1 Glory

Samaready On Course to Claim First-Up Group 1 Glory

Victorian trainer Mick Price is confident classy mare Samaready can perform from the outset and score a memorable first-up victory in this weekend’s Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington. Having not been seen competitively since pulling up lame in last year’s Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) in October, Samaready trialled particularly well…

2013 Manikato Stakes Night Betting Tips

2013 Manikato Stakes Night Betting Tips

The action of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival continues at Moonee Valley this evening with a top eight-race program scheduled for Manikato Stakes Night 2013– betting tips and selections for which can be found right here. Of course the big one on the card tonight is the $1 million Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) for…

Manikato Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Manikato Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

This evening race fans are treated to the first of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival sprint majors with the 2013 Manikato Stakes running at Moonee Valley, the Races.com.au team’s insider tips for which are detailed below. Punters will be up late tonight with the $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Manikato Stakes (1200m) not scheduled to…

2013 Manikato Stakes Betting Update – Samaready Shortens

2013 Manikato Stakes Betting Update – Samaready Shortens

Tonight the action of the two-meet Cox Plate Carnival kicks off under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse, the evening’s feature being the Group 1 sprint showdown – the Manikato Stakes 2013. The $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Manikato Stakes (1200m) runs as the last of the night scheduled to jump at 10:00pm (AEST) as…

Buffering At Peak Fitness Heading Into Manikato Stakes 2013

Buffering At Peak Fitness Heading Into Manikato Stakes 2013

Trainer Robert Heathcote is confident that speedy sprinter Buffering is in excellent condition heading into the Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Buffering finished a strong second behind Samaready in the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1200m) just under a month ago but was found to have developed a stone bruise the morning…

2013 Manikato Stakes Form & Betting Guide

2013 Manikato Stakes Form & Betting Guide

This Friday night under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse the first of the weekend’s two Group 1 features will take place with the Manikato Stakes 2013 taking centre stage. There are 12 sprinters in the mix for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Manikato Stakes (1200m) which is set to bring the evening’s…

Patinack Farm Classic 2013 First Acceptances Taken

Patinack Farm Classic 2013 First Acceptances Taken

There are 35 sprinters still heading towards a run in the 2013 Patinack Farm Classic on the final day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival this November following the release of first acceptances for the Emirates Stakes Day feature. Scheduled to run on Saturday November 9, this year’s Patinack Farm Classic is registered as the $1…

Cox Plate 2013 Jockey Updates – Hall & Boss Out

Cox Plate 2013 Jockey Updates – Hall & Boss Out

There are two major 2013 Cox Plate Carnival jockey updates for this weekend with Glen Boss and Nick Hall both to miss out on their respective Group 1 rides at Moonee Valley Racecourse. Hall was to have ridden the Robert Hickmott-trained Masked Marvel, one of three acceptances in the $3 million Group 1 Sportingbet Cox…

Samaready Heads Manikato Stakes 2013 Odds

Samaready Heads Manikato Stakes 2013 Odds

After winning her opening two starts this preparation, Mick Price’s former star juvenile Samaready has opened top of the 2013 Manikato Stakes odds for Friday evening’s Moonee Valley meet. The now four-year-old daughter of More Than Ready won the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) as a two-year-old last year, one of her opening four…

2013 Manikato Stakes Field & Barriers – Samaready in 7

2013 Manikato Stakes Field & Barriers – Samaready in 7

Like Atlantic Jewel in Saturday’s Cox Plate, the favoured mare for the Manikato Stakes 2013 at Moonee Valley on Friday night Samaready has drawn barrier seven in her bid to beat the boys in the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival sprint classic. Headlining proceedings on Friday evening the $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Manikato Stakes (1200m)…