News About 2015 Mackinnon Stakes

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Odds Update: Magic Hurricane Out

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Odds Update: Magic Hurricane Out

One-time Mackinnon Stakes 2015 betting favourite Magic Hurricane is the second horse to come out of the line-up for the Derby Day clash offering a Melbourne Cup ballot exemption to the winner at Flemington Racecourse this weekend.

Magic Hurricane is out of the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes and in the paddock after a poor blood test result. Photo: Steve Hart.

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2015 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

Nine talent-rich black type races have been confirmed to run at Flemington Racecourse this after for 2015 Derby Day; highlighted by the featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) for three-year-old stayers.

Tarzino remains clear favourite to win the 2015 Victoria Derby. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The weather is somewhat overcast through the greater Melbourne metropolitan region and showers are expected ...

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Betting Tips

The Mackinnon Stakes 2015 field is down to a line-up of 14 after the widely-drawn Fawkner came out of the Victoria Derby Day classic for Saturday, and which of the remaining hopefuls to back in Flemington Race 6 is detailed in our tips below.

Gailo Chop is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes in an upset this ...

Mackinnon Stakes a Good Fit for Flamingo Star

Mackinnon Stakes a Good Fit for Flamingo Star

Trainer Chris Waller has conceded Flamingo Star has not reached the potential he had hoped for through the 2015 Spring Carnival so far, but is confident the conditions of Saturday’s 2015 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) are not out of the capabilities of the German import.

Flamingo Star (outside) is ready for a big performance in Saturday’s 2015 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington. ...

Two Word Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Form Guide

Two Word Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Form Guide

Flemington Racecourse comes to life this Saturday, October 31, for the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s opening meeting and one of the four Group 1 Victoria Derby Day features is the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes – the Races.com.au’s popular two-word form guide on the weight-for-age classic found below.

Pornichet brings nice form from a Cox Plate fourth into the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes ...

Happy Trails Primed for Mackinnon Stakes Defence

Happy Trails Primed for Mackinnon Stakes Defence

Trainer Paul Beshara saddled Happy Trails to success in last year’s Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) and is confident the popular gelding is in the right form for success in Saturday’s 2015 edition of the race at Flemington.

Happy Trails is in the right form to defend his Mackinnon Stakes title at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

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2015 Mackinnon Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

A traditional Melbourne Cup lead-up, the Mackinnon Stakes 2015 is one of the headline features of Victoria Derby Day at Flemington Racecourse this weekend and a detailed form guide and betting preview on the weight-for-age classic is found below.

Contributer is at good odds to win over 2000m for the eighth time in Saturday’s 2015 Mackinnon Stakes in Melbourne. Photo: ...

Tight Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Betting Market

Tight Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Betting Market

It is a tight affair in 2015 Mackinnon Stakes betting for one of the four Group 1 Victoria Derby Day features at Flemington on Saturday with half the field at single-figures to win.

Happy Trails is at single figures to enjoy back-to-back Mackinnon Stakes wins this weekend at Flemington on Derby Day. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

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Gailo Chop Better for Mackinnon After Cox Plate Run

Gailo Chop Better for Mackinnon After Cox Plate Run

The Australian race debut of French raider Gailo Chop has the Antoine de Watrigant-trained galloper spot on for a telling run in Saturday’s 2015 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington Racecourse.

French visitor Gailo Chop is out to improve on a Cox Plate eighth in this weekend’s Mackinnon Stakes 2015 at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2015 Mackinnon Stakes Field: Magic Hurricane Draws 1

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Field: Magic Hurricane Draws 1

John O’Shea’s in-form The Metropolitan winner Magic Hurricane has come up trumps with the inside alley as he shoots for successive Group 1 wins this weekend in Melbourne’s Mackinnon Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse.

Magic Hurricane is looking to bring his Group 1 winning Sydney form to Melbourne on Saturday in the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington. Photo: ...