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Kiwi Saracino Wins 2016 Danehill Stakes – Results

Kiwi Saracino Wins 2016 Danehill Stakes – Results

New Zealand horseman Murray Baker continued his good run in Australia with smart three-year-olds preparing Saracino for a debut win down under in the Danehill Stakes 2016 at Flemington Racecourse. The smart Per Incanto colt lined-up as one of a dozen chances in the $200,000 Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m) on Makybe Diva Stakes Day…

Saracino to Stack Up in 2016 Danehill Stakes

Saracino to Stack Up in 2016 Danehill Stakes

Co-trainer Murray Baker is hoping the stables visiting New Zealand youngster Saracino can stack-up to the local three-year-olds in the Danehill Stakes 2016 this Saturday at Flemington. A dozen three-year-old sprinters face off in the $200,000 Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m) down the famous straight-six on Makybe Diva Stakes Day including Per Incanto colt Saracino….

Danehill Stakes 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Danehill Stakes 2016 Tips & Odds Update

The first of three Group 2 support acts on Flemington’s Makybe Diva Stakes Day card in Melbourne on Saturday is the 2016 Danehill Stakes, betting tips and the latest odds for which are found below. Running as Flemington Race 5 at 2:50pm (AEST), a dozen three-year-olds are engaged for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Danehill…

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 Aim for Dreams Aplenty

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 Aim for Dreams Aplenty

The 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes on Victoria Derby Day this Melbourne Cup Carnival is the ultimate goal for John Zielke’s Sunshine Coast galloper Dreams Aplenty. The Dream Ahead gelding makes his interstate and three-year-old debut this Saturday at Flemington Racecourse as one of 12 young sprinters facing off in the $200,000 Group 2 Danehill Stakes…

Seaburge Leads 2016 Starlight Express Room Stakes Field & Odds

Seaburge Leads 2016 Starlight Express Room Stakes Field & Odds

The Lindsay Park-trained Seaburge is the narrow favourite to win the Starlight Express Room Stakes 2016 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend in Melbourne. Running as the third race on the bumper nine-event Makybe Diva Stakes Day program on Saturday, this year’s $120,000 Listed Starlight Express Room Stakes (1400m) has attracted a final field of 14…

2016 Danehill Stakes Field & Betting: Defcon Favourite

2016 Danehill Stakes Field & Betting: Defcon Favourite

The race’s highest rated and weighted of the three-year-old sprinters accepted for the Danehill Stakes 2016 field at Flemington is also the top fancy in early betting with Defcon rated the one to beat in the Makybe Diva Stakes Day clash. Running as Flemington Race 5 at 2:50pm (AEST) on Saturday, this year’s $200,000 Group…

Tarzino Not Geared for Makybe Diva Stakes Win

Tarzino Not Geared for Makybe Diva Stakes Win

Caulfield Cup favourite Tarzino races second-up in the 2016 Maybe Diva Stakes at Flemington this weekend but his trainer Mick Price warns the dual Group 1 winner isn’t geared up to win. A four-year-old son of Tavistock, Tarzino is one of 15 nominations for Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m). The stallion comes…

Cummings to Pull Trigger in Danehill Stakes 2016

Cummings to Pull Trigger in Danehill Stakes 2016

Trainer James Cummings believes the Flemington straight first-up will suit his Sydney raider Hair Trigger this Saturday in Melbourne with the colt making his three-year-old debut in the 2016 Danehill Stakes. A nicely-bred son of Smart Missile, Hair Trigger has had three runs to date all in non-Black Type company in Sydney. He faces a…

Defcon Heads 2016 Danehill Stakes Nominations

Defcon Heads 2016 Danehill Stakes Nominations

Peter & Paul Snowden’s HDF McNeil Stakes winner Defcon is one of the headline nominations taken for the Danehill Stakes 2016 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend in Melbourne. One of three Group 2 support acts scheduled across the Makybe Diva Stakes Day card, this season’s $200,000 Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m) attracted 20 nominations on…

Saracino Debuts Down Under in Danehill Stakes 2016

Saracino Debuts Down Under in Danehill Stakes 2016

New Zealand visitor Saracino will kick off a possible Caulfield Guineas bid down under in Melbourne this weekend with his maiden Australian run scheduled at Flemington in the 2016 Danehill Stakes. A three-year-old son of Per Incanto, Saracino is one of a host of Kiwi youngsters the Cambridge-based training duo of Murray Baker & Andrew…