News About Cox Plate Eve

Zahra to Ride English in Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017

Zahra to Ride English in Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017

Jockey Mark Zahra will partner the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained English under the lights at The Valley on Cox Plate Eve in the 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes field. Zahra hasn’t partnered the daughter of Encosta De Lago since her second last (11th) behind Malaguerra at Flemington last Melbourne Cup Carnival in the Group 1…

Everest Horses Head 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes First Acceptances

Everest Horses Head 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes First Acceptances

A host of this weekend’s headline The Everest horses in Sydney feature in the Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017 first acceptances for the Cox Plate Eve spring feature at Moonee Valley later this month. Down from 60 at nomination stage, there are 39 sprinters still heading towards a run in the Group 1 $1 million Ladbrokes…

2017 Manikato Stakes on Cards for Legless Veuve

2017 Manikato Stakes on Cards for Legless Veuve

Caulfield’s Stuart Webb has confirmed the Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017 on Cox Plate Eve is now on the cards for his smart mare Legless Veuve who returned to racing with a second in the Group 3 How Now Stakes (1200m). The daughter of Pins made her four-year-old debut on September 23 at her home track…

2016 Manikato Stakes Betting Market Moves: Fell Swoop Firms

2016 Manikato Stakes Betting Market Moves: Fell Swoop Firms

It’s not the kind of bookie-breaking dollars coming in for Winx to win the Cox Plate, but the major market mover for tonight’s Manikato Stakes 2016 at Moonee Valley is Fell Swoop. After opening at $12 in betting at to break his elite level maiden in the $1 million Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m), consistent…

2016 Manikato Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2016 Manikato Stakes Tips & Betting Update

The Manikato Stakes 2016 is the race to tune in for at Moonee Valley Racecourse tonight, betting tips and the latest odds for the spring sprint feature found below. Due to jump at 9:30pm (AEDT) as Moonee Valley Race 7, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) features a class line-up of 11…

Two Word Manikato Stakes 2016 Form Guide

Two Word Manikato Stakes 2016 Form Guide

The lights go on at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night with the Cox Plate eve meeting headlined by the 2016 Manikato Stakes, the Races.com.au exclusive two-word form guide on the weight-for-age sprint found right here. Eleven sprint stars do battle over the 1200m in this year’s $1 million Group 1 Manikato Stakes field, all…

Options for Fell Swoop in Manikato Stakes 2016

Options for Fell Swoop in Manikato Stakes 2016

A nice barrier three draw in the 2016 Manikato Stakes field on Friday night gives the race’s only non-previous Group 1 winner Fell Swoop the options to break his elite level maiden according to trainer Matthew Dale. The Canberra-based horseman is unconcerned about the class lining-up in the 11-starter field in this year’s $1 million…

2016 Manikato Stakes Right Race for Capitalist

2016 Manikato Stakes Right Race for Capitalist

Co-trainer Peter Snowden is confident the team has elected the right race for three-year-old Capitalist to return to winning form when he takes on the older sprint stars at Moonee Valley in Friday night’s Manikato Stakes 2016. Just one three-year-old since Redoute’s Choice (1999) has won the Manikato Stakes with Snowden preparing champion colt Sepoy…

Manikato Stakes 2016 Odds Update: Money for Buffering

Manikato Stakes 2016 Odds Update: Money for Buffering

The price on evergreen veteran Buffering to post his second Manikato Stakes win is firming as the nine-year-old warhorse chases his first victory down under since January. Robert Heathcote’s cult galloper known as ‘The Buff’ has had 54 career starts to date for an ultra-impressive record of 20 wins, nine seconds and eight thirds. His…

Chautauqua to Round Up 2016 Manikato Stakes Rivals

Chautauqua to Round Up 2016 Manikato Stakes Rivals

Jockey Dwayne Dunn is hoping that off a hot tempo he can round up his Manikato Stakes 2016 rivals from the back aboard the favourite Chautauqua in Friday night’s Moonee Valley sprint classic. Running as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 9:30pm (AEDT) on the eve of Cox Plate Day, a field of 11 stars line-up…