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.

Trainer Mick Price is confident Samaready can claimed first-up Group 1 honours this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Having not been seen competitively since pulling up ...

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.

Manikato Stakes favourite Samaready is the headline horse at Moonee Valley tonight. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Of course the big one on ...

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.

Rebel Dane makes a nice Place bet in tonight's Manikato Stakes 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Punters will be up late tonight ...

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.

Samaready will jump favourite in tonight's 2013 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Manikato Stakes (1200m) ...

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.

Robert Heathcote is hopeful that Buffering will record his maiden victory at Group 1 level in the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Buffering finished a strong second behind ...

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.

Race favourite Samaready is out to become the sixth punters' pick in 11 years to win the Manikato Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There are 12 sprinters in the ...

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.

Chris Waller's star three-year-old is early favourite of the 2013 Patinack Farm Classic first acceptors. Photo: Steve Hart.

Scheduled to run on ...

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.

Glen Boss will not ride in the 2013 Cox Plate this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Hall was to have ridden the Robert Hickmott-trained ...

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.

Samaready is favourite to win Friday night's Manikato Stakes 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The now four-year-old daughter of More Than Ready won the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes ...

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.

Samaready shoots for her third Group 1 win in Friday night's Manikato Stakes 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...