News About 2016 Moonee Valley Vase

2016 Moonee Valley Vase Winner Sacred Elixir onto VRC Derby

2016 Moonee Valley Vase Winner Sacred Elixir onto VRC Derby

Tony Pike’s Kiwi raider Sacred Elixir ran the perfect 2016 Victoria Derby lead-up on Cox Plate Day with a tight win in the Moonee Valley Vase. The talented Pour Moi gelding won the Group 1 J.J. Atkins (1600m) in Brisbane as a two-year-old in the winter and was a first-up winner at Caulfield in the…

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…

Cox Plate Day 2016 – Moonee Valley Best Bets

Cox Plate Day 2016 – Moonee Valley Best Bets

The showcase Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) meeting is this weekend’s 2016 Cox Plate Day, best bets for the bumper ten-race card from the team at Races.com.au detailed right here. The spring racing action at Moonee Valley gets underway on Saturday, October 22, at 12:10pm (AEDT) and the line-up runs until 5:45pm (AEDT) with seven…

2016 Moonee Valley Vase Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Moonee Valley Vase Betting Tips & Odds Update

A smart field of Victoria Derby bound three-year-olds take to the Moonee Valley track in the last on Cox Plate Day, betting tips and the latest odds on the Moonee Valley Vase 2016 found below. Closing the card as Moonee Valley Race 10 at 5:45pm (AEDT), an 11-horse field of young stayers is engaged to…

Sacred Elixir Doesn’t Need Blinkers in Moonee Valley Vase 2016

Sacred Elixir Doesn’t Need Blinkers in Moonee Valley Vase 2016

Cambridge-based horseman Tony Pike has taken the blinkers off his Kiwi raider Sacred Elixir stating he “doesn’t need them” when stepping up in distance on Saturday for a shot at the 2016 Moonee Valley Vase. The last on a bumper 10-race Cox Plate Day card in Melbourne, this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase…

Moonee Valley Vase 2016 Field & Betting Odds

Moonee Valley Vase 2016 Field & Betting Odds

The card closer on Cox Plate Day is the 2016 Moonee Valley Vase, the field and early betting markets for the VRC Derby lead-up dominated by the likes of Prized Icon and Sacred Elixir. Running as Moonee Valley Race 10 at 5:45pm (AEDT), this year’s $200,000 LUCFR Super Vase (2040m) has drawn a final field…

Yankee Rose Leads 2016 Crown Oaks First Acceptances

Yankee Rose Leads 2016 Crown Oaks First Acceptances

David Vandyke’s Spring Champion Stakes winner Yankee Rose is the headliner of 31 three-year-old fillies making up the Crown Oaks 2016 first acceptances this Melbourne Cup Carnival. Racing Victoria (RV) took the next round of declarations for three upcoming spring features including those for the $1 million Group 1 VRC Crown Oaks (2500m) running at…

Seaburge Headlines 2016 Moonee Valley Vase Nominations

Seaburge Headlines 2016 Moonee Valley Vase Nominations

Twenty-four three-year-olds have been included in nominations for Saturday’s 2016 Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase (2040m), including several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. Sacred Elixir was unable to overcome a tough run in transit when eight in the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) a fortnight ago, but will be given the opportunity…