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2017 Moir Stakes Nominations Feature She Will Reign

2017 Moir Stakes Nominations Feature She Will Reign

Gary Portelli’s Golden Slipper Stakes winner She Will Reign makes her much awaited return to racing at Moonee Valley under the lights on Friday night and is one of the key Moir Stakes 2017 nominations for the Group 1. Held as the first of six elite level spring races spread across the AFL Grand Final…

2017 Moir Stakes First-Up for She Will Reign

2017 Moir Stakes First-Up for She Will Reign

Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign is set to kick off her spring campaign with a Melbourne run in the Moir Stakes 2017 before heading to Sydney for the inaugural edition of the $10 million The Everest. Gary Portelli’s daughter of Manhattan Rain is one of the confirmed runners in the 12-starter field for The…

2016 Moir Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2016 Moir Stakes Tips & Betting Update

Tonight under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse the Moir Stakes 2016 takes centre stage featuring a top class line-up of sprinters, betting tips and the latest odds for the short-distance classic detailed below. Running as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 9:30pm (AEST), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Charter Keck Cramer Moir Stakes (1000m) features…

Newitt Wary of Extreme Draw in Moir Stakes 2016

Newitt Wary of Extreme Draw in Moir Stakes 2016

It may only be a nine-starter 2016 Moir Stakes field at Moonee Valley on Friday night but the race’s dual winning hoop Craig Newitt is still wary of drawing the outside alley with Extreme Choice in the sprint classic. The runners have just 1000m to be first past the post in the weight-for-age $500,000 Group…

Updated 2016 Moir Stakes Betting Odds: Chautauqua

Updated 2016 Moir Stakes Betting Odds: Chautauqua

The returning Team Hawkes-trained super sprinter Chautauqua is the short-priced favourite in the Moir Stakes 2016 betting markets to win first-up under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night. An ace field of nine sprint stars will face off in Moonee Valley Race 7 at 9:30pm (AEST) on Friday evening – the weight-for-age…

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Moir Stakes Field

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Moir Stakes Field

A star-studded field of the world’s top class sprinters faces off at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night in the Moir Stakes 2016 including champion international performer Chautauqua. The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained son of Encosta De Lago is the highest-rated sprinter getting around and sixth elite level win first-up in the $500,000 Group…

2016 Moir Stakes Nominations: Buffering is Back

2016 Moir Stakes Nominations: Buffering is Back

Buffering is back chasing a record fourth win in the Moir Stakes 2016 this Friday night at Moonee Valley Racecourse. Robert Heathcote’s Brisbane-based warhorse has won three of the past four editions of the $500,000 Group 1 City Jeep Moir Stakes (1000m) including back-to-back wins in 2014 and 2015. He hasn’t raced since a disappointing…

Price Backs Extreme Choice to Win Moir Stakes 2016

Price Backs Extreme Choice to Win Moir Stakes 2016

The 2016 Moir Stakes field is set to feature a legion of older sprint stars but trainer Mick Price is backing his gun three-year-old Extreme Choice to come out and win the Moonee Valley feature first-up. Run at the tight Valley circuit on September 30, this year’s edition of the $500,000 City Jeep Moir Stakes…

2013 Melbourne Spring Carnival Sprints for Rebel Dane

2013 Melbourne Spring Carnival Sprints for Rebel Dane

After a smashing first-up win in Sydney over the weekend, Gary Portelli’s progressive stallion Rebel Dane is likely to head to Melbourne next start to gear up for the big Group 1 Victorian sprints this spring. The four-year-old son of California Dane resumed off a four and a half month spell at Warwick Farm on…

Manikato Stakes 2013 Prize Money Boost

Manikato Stakes 2013 Prize Money Boost

This Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival the 2013 Manikato Stakes will be worth an increased $1 million in total prize money assuring a top class field for the weight-for-age classic. Announced by the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) this week, the prize money boost for the important Cox Plate Carnival feature comes on the back of…