News About Birdcage Handicap

Shoemark Aims for First Flemington Win with Four Rides

Shoemark Aims for First Flemington Win with Four Rides

English apprentice jockey Kieran Shoemark’s stint in Australia is coming to an end in two weeks and the hoop couldn’t think of a better way to end his summer here than with a win at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday. Shoemark will be aboard four horses in the nine-race meeting that is headlined by the Listed…

Moloney to Debut for Godolphin in 2015 Birdcage Handicap

Moloney to Debut for Godolphin in 2015 Birdcage Handicap

Apprentice jockey Patrick Moloney will have his hands full this Saturday as he saddles horses in eight of the nine races at the Flemington meeting. While the Listed Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m) is by far the most important race of the day, Moloney will undoubtedly be most excited for the preceding race – the Birdcage…

Diamond Glow Returns To The Races In The Birdcage Handicap

Diamond Glow Returns To The Races In The Birdcage Handicap

Lightly-raced filly Diamond Glow will return to the races for the first time in almost a year when she contests the Birdcage Handicap (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday. Diamond Glow stamped herself as a contender for the 2013 Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) with an impressive victory over Self Sense and Devil Woman in the…