News About 2016 Carlyon Stakes

2016 Moir Stakes Target for Carlyon Stakes Winner Heatherly

2016 Moir Stakes Target for Carlyon Stakes Winner Heatherly

Co-trainer Mathew Ellerton hopes to have smart mare Heatherly back to peak fitness for a Moir Stakes 2016 run back at Moonee Valley Racecourse after her first-up win in the Carlyon Stakes at the track. The daughter of Lonhro jumped favourite for her resuming run in the $120,000 Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) over the short…

2016 McKenzie Stakes Day – Moonee Valley Scratchings

2016 McKenzie Stakes Day – Moonee Valley Scratchings

Punters are treated to a double-shot of Black-Type racing for today’s early Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival program at Moonee Valley Racecourse on McKenzie Stakes Day 2016. The weather in Melbourne has scattered showers on the forecast so there is no likely upgrade to the current Soft (6) track rating at the Moonee Valley course proper….

2016 Carlyon Stakes Betting Tips & Odds

2016 Carlyon Stakes Betting Tips & Odds

The Carlyon Stakes 2016 is one of two Black-Type features on the Moonee Valley race card on Saturday and betting tips along with the latest odd for the short-distance sprint can be found below. Due to run as Moonee Valley Race 8 at 5:15pm (AEST), the $120,000 Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) field is down to…

Well Sprung Chases 2016 Carlyon Stakes Upset

Well Sprung Chases 2016 Carlyon Stakes Upset

Co-trainer Leonie Proctor is hoping the addition of blinkers to the gear of Well Sprung will see the galloper improve on his recent season with a first-up upset in the Carlyon Stakes 2016 at Moonee Valley on the weekend. Twelve months ago at the same meeting the then three-year-old son of Star Witness posted his…

Heatherly Heads 2016 Carlyon Stakes Field & Odds

Heatherly Heads 2016 Carlyon Stakes Field & Odds

The returning Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained Heatherly has opened favourite to beat home a capacity Carlyon Stakes 2016 field at Moonee Valley this weekend in Melbourne. One of two Black-Types on the Saturday card, this year’s $120,000 Listed 1PRINT Carlyon Stakes (1000m) is set to run as Moonee Valley Race 8 at 5:15pm (AEST)…

Wet Track Concern for Heatherly in Carlyon Stakes

Wet Track Concern for Heatherly in Carlyon Stakes

Heavy rainfall predicted for Melbourne late this week has co-trainer Simon Zahra concerned about the Moonee Valley track conditions as the stable’s mare Heatherly prepares for a first-up run in the Carlyon Stakes on Saturday. Currently the course is rated a Soft (5), but Zahra is worried there will be a downgrade into the Heavy range…

Atmospherical Chases Value In 2016 Carlyon Stakes

Atmospherical Chases Value In 2016 Carlyon Stakes

Caulfield trainer Robert Smerdon will chase a black-type win at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday with Atmospherical in the Carlyon Stakes 2016. Looking to add to the Northern Meteor six-year-old’s future value as a broodmare, Smerdon has targeted a run in the $120,000 Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) with the race attracting a bumper 19 nominations…

Viddora On The Up for Carlyon Stakes 2016

Viddora On The Up for Carlyon Stakes 2016

Adelaide horseman Lloyd Kennewell has described his in-form mare Viddora as being “on the way up” as she prepares to tackle a class field of sprinters in the 2016 Carlyon Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. The four-year-old daughter of I Am Invincible enjoyed a first-up win at home at Morphettville on July 30 beating…