News About 2015 Manfred Stakes

Manfred Stakes Winner Java 2015 Australian Guineas Hope

Manfred Stakes Winner Java 2015 Australian Guineas Hope

An Australian Guineas 2015 campaign is now on the cards for the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Java after the youngster won the Manfred Stakes at Sandown-Hillside on Australia Day. The feature race at the Monday Melbourne meeting, the $150,000 Group 3 Thomas North Manfred Stakes (1300m) featured a top field of 12 hopefuls. It was…

2015 Manfred Stakes Will Test Fast Cash

2015 Manfred Stakes Will Test Fast Cash

Three-year-old gelding Fast Cash is one of 12 sprint-mile runners lining-up at Sandown Racecourse on Australia Day, set to contest the Group 3 Manfred Stakes (1300m). However trainer Wendy Kelly has no illusions about the race. This campaign, the trainer is choosing races that will test Fast Cash and determine what distances and tracks he…

Petrology Leads 2015 Manfred Stakes Field

Petrology Leads 2015 Manfred Stakes Field

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Petrology leads a field of a dozen middle-distance sprinters facing off at Sandown in the Manfred Stakes 2015 this Australia Day meeting on Monday. One of two Group races on the race card, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Thomas North Manfred Stakes (1300m) is due to run as race…

Hall to Ride Petrology in Manfred Stakes 2015

Hall to Ride Petrology in Manfred Stakes 2015

Nicholas Hall has been cleared to retain his association with one of the top 2015 Manfred Stakes chances at Sandown on Monday, the hoop to partner the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Petrology. Under a 10-meeting careless riding suspension he received from the stewards at Mornington last Friday, Hall appealed to the Victorian Racing Appeals…

Group 2 Winners Head 2015 Manfred Stakes Nominations

Group 2 Winners Head 2015 Manfred Stakes Nominations

Two Group 2 winners feature among the list of Manfred Stakes 2015 nominations taken for Sandown Racecourse’s Australia Day meeting in Melbourne on Monday with Moonovermanhattan and Petrology both possible runners. The headline race on the Sandown race card this January 26, the $150,000 Group 3 Manfred Stakes (1300m) attracted 16 nominations. One of the…

Petrology Returns to Work Ahead of 2015 Manfred Stakes

Petrology Returns to Work Ahead of 2015 Manfred Stakes

Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) winner Petrology returned to work on Friday morning ahead of an autumn campaign that will see the colt be aimed at the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) on March 7. The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Petrology enjoyed an impressive jump-out at Werribee on Friday morning with jockey Nick Hall….

Affirmation Kicks Off Autumn in 2015 Manfred Stakes

Affirmation Kicks Off Autumn in 2015 Manfred Stakes

While the Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) is the “sky high” target for Affirmation during the autumn, the gelding will resume at Sandown Racecourse with the Group 3 Manfred Stakes (1400m) on January 26. This means he could have dual autumn carnivals in both Sydney and Melbourne. The Tony McEvoy-trained gelding won two of his…

Kelly Looking to Cash In at 2015 Australian Guineas

Kelly Looking to Cash In at 2015 Australian Guineas

Trainer Wendy Kelly has got some big plans in the pipeline for three-year-old gelding Fast Cash this autumn. After winning the VOBIS Gold Carat (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday, Kelly revealed she plans to enter Fast Cash in the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse on March 7. While the trainer admits…

Hong Kong Captain Aimed at 2015 Rosehill Guineas after Debut Win

Hong Kong Captain Aimed at 2015 Rosehill Guineas after Debut Win

Big plans are in the pipeline for three-year-old gelding Hong Kong Captain, who won on debut at Mornington on Wednesday. Hong Kong Captain won the maiden Peninsula Home Hospice Plate (1200m) yesterday afternoon while trainers David Hayes & Tom Dabernig were stuck at their Euroa training property fighting a fire, missing the impressive debut win,…