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Missrock beats Heatherly in 2017 Carlyon Stakes

Missrock beats Heatherly in 2017 Carlyon Stakes

The Robbie Laing trained first up specialist Missrock caused a minor upset when she upstaged the short priced favourite Heatherly in the Listed $120,000 SAJ Fruit Supply Carlyon Stakes (1000m) at The Valley today. Heatherly’s chances weren’t helped when she played up in the barriers prior to the start and had to be released and…

2017 McKenzie Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2017 McKenzie Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Racing returns to The Valley Racecourse in Melbourne this afternoon and nine talent-rich races are set to be run and won, highlighted by two Listed feature races. It is an overcast day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan area today, however The Valley track remains in the ‘Good 4’ range after experiencing only 15.5mm of rainfall…

Heatherly On Track For Carlyon Stakes Defence

Heatherly On Track For Carlyon Stakes Defence

Co-trainer Simon Zahra is confident that Heatherly will prove extremely tough to beat when she makes her competitive return in the Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) at The Valley on August 26th. Winner of the Carlyon Stakes at her first point of call ahead of a glittering Spring Carnival campaign in 2016, Heatherly has been the stable…

2016 Moir Stakes Target for Carlyon Stakes Winner Heatherly

2016 Moir Stakes Target for Carlyon Stakes Winner Heatherly

Co-trainer Mathew Ellerton hopes to have smart mare Heatherly back to peak fitness for a Moir Stakes 2016 run back at Moonee Valley Racecourse after her first-up win in the Carlyon Stakes at the track. The daughter of Lonhro jumped favourite for her resuming run in the $120,000 Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) over the short…

2016 McKenzie Stakes Day – Moonee Valley Scratchings

2016 McKenzie Stakes Day – Moonee Valley Scratchings

Punters are treated to a double-shot of Black-Type racing for today’s early Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival program at Moonee Valley Racecourse on McKenzie Stakes Day 2016. The weather in Melbourne has scattered showers on the forecast so there is no likely upgrade to the current Soft (6) track rating at the Moonee Valley course proper….

2016 Carlyon Stakes Betting Tips & Odds

2016 Carlyon Stakes Betting Tips & Odds

The Carlyon Stakes 2016 is one of two Black-Type features on the Moonee Valley race card on Saturday and betting tips along with the latest odd for the short-distance sprint can be found below. Due to run as Moonee Valley Race 8 at 5:15pm (AEST), the $120,000 Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) field is down to…

Well Sprung Chases 2016 Carlyon Stakes Upset

Well Sprung Chases 2016 Carlyon Stakes Upset

Co-trainer Leonie Proctor is hoping the addition of blinkers to the gear of Well Sprung will see the galloper improve on his recent season with a first-up upset in the Carlyon Stakes 2016 at Moonee Valley on the weekend. Twelve months ago at the same meeting the then three-year-old son of Star Witness posted his…

Heatherly Heads 2016 Carlyon Stakes Field & Odds

Heatherly Heads 2016 Carlyon Stakes Field & Odds

The returning Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained Heatherly has opened favourite to beat home a capacity Carlyon Stakes 2016 field at Moonee Valley this weekend in Melbourne. One of two Black-Types on the Saturday card, this year’s $120,000 Listed 1PRINT Carlyon Stakes (1000m) is set to run as Moonee Valley Race 8 at 5:15pm (AEST)…

Wet Track Concern for Heatherly in Carlyon Stakes

Wet Track Concern for Heatherly in Carlyon Stakes

Heavy rainfall predicted for Melbourne late this week has co-trainer Simon Zahra concerned about the Moonee Valley track conditions as the stable’s mare Heatherly prepares for a first-up run in the Carlyon Stakes on Saturday. Currently the course is rated a Soft (5), but Zahra is worried there will be a downgrade into the Heavy range…

Atmospherical Chases Value In 2016 Carlyon Stakes

Atmospherical Chases Value In 2016 Carlyon Stakes

Caulfield trainer Robert Smerdon will chase a black-type win at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday with Atmospherical in the Carlyon Stakes 2016. Looking to add to the Northern Meteor six-year-old’s future value as a broodmare, Smerdon has targeted a run in the $120,000 Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) with the race attracting a bumper 19 nominations…