News About 2014 McEwen Stakes

McEwen Stakes 2014 Results – Angelic Light Upsets Lankan Rupee

McEwen Stakes 2014 Results – Angelic Light Upsets Lankan Rupee

The world’s best sprinter Lankan Rupee suffered an embarrassing first-up loss going down as the odds-on favourite to a $20 roughie in the 2014 McEwen Stakes won by the Robbie Griffiths-trained Angelic Light. First-up Mick Price’s triple Group 1 winner Lankan Rupee jumped the $1.22 favourite in the $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m)…

Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day 2014 – Moonee Valley Scratchings & Track Report

Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day 2014 – Moonee Valley Scratchings & Track Report

Today the feature racing in Melbourne takes place at the notoriously tight circuit at Moonee Valley Racecourse where two Group 2 events highlight the card and still have full fields after this morning’s scratchings. Moonee Valley Track Report Rail Position: True Entire Circuit Track Condition: Good (3) Weather: Fine Penetrometer: 4.49 While in Sydney overnight…

Berry Pleased with McEwen Stakes Partner Orujo

Berry Pleased with McEwen Stakes Partner Orujo

Confirmed to line up the world’s leading sprinter this afternoon, jockey Tommy Berry is confident of a successful tilt at the Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley with Orujo, despite having never partnered the talented three-year-old competitively. Contesting a commendable total of two wins and two minor places from just six competitive starts…

2014 McEwen Stakes Tips – Can Lankan Rupee Win for the Punters?

2014 McEwen Stakes Tips – Can Lankan Rupee Win for the Punters?

The major support race on the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes Day program at Moonee Valley tomorrow is the McEwen Stakes 2014, tips on the weight-for-age sprint detailed below. There are nine gallopers in the mix for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m) with all the attention at focused on $1.26 favourite…

McEwen Stakes Betting 2014 – Lankan Rupee Odds-On

McEwen Stakes Betting 2014 – Lankan Rupee Odds-On

Unsurprisingly Mick Price’s champion sprint star Lankan Rupee has opened odds-on favourite in the 2014 McEwen Stakes betting markets for his race return in Melbourne this weekend. Running as Moonee Valley Race 5 at 2:45pm (AEST) on Saturday this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m) features nine hopes including Price’s triple Group 1…

Lankan Rupee Faces Eight Rivals in 2014 McEwen Stakes Field

Lankan Rupee Faces Eight Rivals in 2014 McEwen Stakes Field

The world’s current highest rated sprinter Lankan Rupee will face off against eight brave rivals on Saturday at Moonee Valley when the triple Group 1 champion resumes racing in the McEwen Stakes 2014. This year’s $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m) runs as one of two Group features in Melbourne on the weekend and…

2014 McEwen Stakes Weight Advantage for Eloping

2014 McEwen Stakes Weight Advantage for Eloping

Co-trainer Peter Morgan is confident an eight and a half weight advantage will see his smart young filly Eloping give hot favourite Lankan Rupee something to beat in Saturday’s McEwen Stakes 2014 at Moonee Valley Racecourse. There were 14 gallopers nominated for the weight-for-age feature on the weekend including triple Group 1 champ Lankan Rupee…

Unpretentious Ready for Lankan Rupee Rematch

Unpretentious Ready for Lankan Rupee Rematch

Cranbourne’s Nikki Burke is confident she’s got her Group 1 performing sprinter Unpretentious in career best condition ahead of a first-up rematch with the hugely talented Lankan Rupee in Saturday’s McEwen Stakes at Moonee Valley. Stratum gelding Unpretentious, whose career has been hampered by injury setbacks aplenty, first encountered Mick Price’s superstar when ninth behind…

Anatina Unlikely for McEwen Stakes 2014

Anatina Unlikely for McEwen Stakes 2014

Trainer Robert Smerdon is unlikely to accept his smart mare Anatina for the 2014 McEwen Stakes in Melbourne on Saturday saving her from a clash with the world’s top rated sprinter Lankan Rupee. There were 13 sprinters nominated for Saturday’s edition of the $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m) on Monday, those entries extended…

Lankan Rupee Included in McEwen Stakes Nominations

Lankan Rupee Included in McEwen Stakes Nominations

Thirteen runners have been nominated to take a position in this weekend’s Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse, undoubtedly highlighted by the likely return to racing of the world’s leading sprinter, Lankan Rupee. Contesting an outstanding record of nine race wins and three minor places from just 16 competitive starts so far,…