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Jukebox Posts Impressive Win in Vain Stakes

Jukebox Posts Impressive Win in Vain Stakes

Jukebox has completed a perfectly-timed sprint to hunt down and beat Plutocracy on the line in the Group 3 Vain Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield this afternoon. Jukebox was a standout for Ciaron Maher through his short juvenile campaign, but was sent to the paddock before he was able to take a position in the Ladbrokes…

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Option for Lone Eagle

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Option for Lone Eagle

The spring’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 could be on the cards for Mick Price’s progressive young sprinter Lone Eagle who is out in the paddock enjoying a short break. The rising three-year-old is a well-bred Zoffany colt, purchased as a yearling from the 2016 Magic Millions Sale for $300,000. During his juvenile campaign Lone Eagle…

Jukebox Tuned for 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Jukebox Tuned for 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Undefeated Inglis Premier winning Jukebox is on track for his spring bid where the untapped Ciaron Maher-trained colt is set to target Flemington’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 in November. A winner of his opening two career starts during the summer, Jukebox was a $200,000 buy from last year’s Inglis Premier Yearling Sale. He went some…

Kiwi Saracino Wins 2016 Danehill Stakes – Results

Kiwi Saracino Wins 2016 Danehill Stakes – Results

New Zealand horseman Murray Baker continued his good run in Australia with smart three-year-olds preparing Saracino for a debut win down under in the Danehill Stakes 2016 at Flemington Racecourse. The smart Per Incanto colt lined-up as one of a dozen chances in the $200,000 Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m) on Makybe Diva Stakes Day…

2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Flemington Racecourse is host to the second Group 1 race meeting of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival today – Makybe Diva Stakes Day 2016 – the full scratchings and track report for which are detailed below. It is cloudy in Melbourne today with only a slight chance of late afternoon showers meaning the current Soft…

Saracino to Stack Up in 2016 Danehill Stakes

Saracino to Stack Up in 2016 Danehill Stakes

Co-trainer Murray Baker is hoping the stables visiting New Zealand youngster Saracino can stack-up to the local three-year-olds in the Danehill Stakes 2016 this Saturday at Flemington. A dozen three-year-old sprinters face off in the $200,000 Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m) down the famous straight-six on Makybe Diva Stakes Day including Per Incanto colt Saracino….

Danehill Stakes 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Danehill Stakes 2016 Tips & Odds Update

The first of three Group 2 support acts on Flemington’s Makybe Diva Stakes Day card in Melbourne on Saturday is the 2016 Danehill Stakes, betting tips and the latest odds for which are found below. Running as Flemington Race 5 at 2:50pm (AEST), a dozen three-year-olds are engaged for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Danehill…

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 Aim for Dreams Aplenty

Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 Aim for Dreams Aplenty

The 2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes on Victoria Derby Day this Melbourne Cup Carnival is the ultimate goal for John Zielke’s Sunshine Coast galloper Dreams Aplenty. The Dream Ahead gelding makes his interstate and three-year-old debut this Saturday at Flemington Racecourse as one of 12 young sprinters facing off in the $200,000 Group 2 Danehill Stakes…

2016 Danehill Stakes Field & Betting: Defcon Favourite

2016 Danehill Stakes Field & Betting: Defcon Favourite

The race’s highest rated and weighted of the three-year-old sprinters accepted for the Danehill Stakes 2016 field at Flemington is also the top fancy in early betting with Defcon rated the one to beat in the Makybe Diva Stakes Day clash. Running as Flemington Race 5 at 2:50pm (AEST) on Saturday, this year’s $200,000 Group…

Tarzino Not Geared for Makybe Diva Stakes Win

Tarzino Not Geared for Makybe Diva Stakes Win

Caulfield Cup favourite Tarzino races second-up in the 2016 Maybe Diva Stakes at Flemington this weekend but his trainer Mick Price warns the dual Group 1 winner isn’t geared up to win. A four-year-old son of Tavistock, Tarzino is one of 15 nominations for Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m). The stallion comes…