News About 2016 Crystal Mile

2016 Crystal Mile Winner The United States onto Emirates Stakes

2016 Crystal Mile Winner The United States onto Emirates Stakes

Class prevailed in the Crystal Mile 2016 results on Cox Plate Day at Moonee Valley with the winner The United States returning to form and booking a run in the new-look Emirates Stakes during the Melbourne Cup Carnival. The Robert Hickmott-trained, Team Williams-owned import was second-up in the $200,000 Group 2 Schweppes Crystal Mile (1600m)…

2016 Cox Plate Day Tips & Preview

2016 Cox Plate Day Tips & Preview

The second of the ‘Big 3’ Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival majors plays out at the notoriously tight Moonee Valley circuit this weekend with Winx defending her Cox Plate crown and we’ve got all the best Cox Plate Day 2016 tips below. With seven Group races scattered across the 10 event line-up there’s something for everyone…

2016 Crystal Mile Tips & Betting Update

2016 Crystal Mile Tips & Betting Update

One of the key Cox Plate Day support races on the program at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday is the Crystal Mile 2016, betting tips and the latest odds on the weight-for-age clash found below. Set to run as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 3:35pm (AEDT), this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Schweppes Crystal Mile (1600m)…

The United States Tops 2016 Crystal Mile Field & Odds

The United States Tops 2016 Crystal Mile Field & Odds

Robert Hickmott’s Group 1 winner The United States is tipped as the one to beat in the Crystal Mile 2016 field this Saturday on Cox Plate Day leading early betting on the weight-for-age showdown. Twelve months ago at the same meeting the imported Galileo stallion won the Group 2 Moonee Valley Cup (2500m) defeating subsequent…

2016 Crystal Mile Nominations Feature Abbey Marie

2016 Crystal Mile Nominations Feature Abbey Marie

2016 Crystal Mile nominations have been taken and released, and twenty-four runners subsequently remain in contention for a position in a capacity field of fourteen at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday. Abbey Marie has not been seen at the races since breaking through for a maiden win at the highest level in autumn, but the…

Hooked Hunts 2016 Railway Stakes Run

Hooked Hunts 2016 Railway Stakes Run

November’s Railway Stakes 2016 in Perth is the long-term target for Wez Hunter’s latest stable acquisition Hooked this spring – summer racing carnival season. Formerly prepared by Sydney’s John Thompson, Casino Prince stallion Hooked has joined the Mornington stables of Victorian horseman Hunter. A rising six-year-old, to date the Ultra Racing-owned Hooked has won five…

Jockey Change for Worthy Cause in 2016 Ipswich Cup

Jockey Change for Worthy Cause in 2016 Ipswich Cup

Sunshine Coast horseman John Zielke is hoping a change of jockey will also bring a change of luck for his late Ipswich Cup 2016 entry Worthy Cause on Saturday in Queensland. After initially planning to send his Choisir stallion out for a spell ahead of a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival bid later in the year,…