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Bon Aurum Takes Out Pin & Win Stakes

Bon Aurum Takes Out Pin & Win Stakes

Bon Aurum has continued Ciaron Maher’s impressive day at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon; handing the Caulfield trainer a double when taking out the Listed Pin & Win Stakes (1400m). Bon Aurum was unlucky to be drawn in the wide and awkward barrier 15 in the Pin & Win Stakes, but allowed himself the best possible…

Freedman Sweating on Pin & Win Stakes Start for Ragnaar

Freedman Sweating on Pin & Win Stakes Start for Ragnaar

Ragnaar has pleased Lee Freedman since his arrival in Australia a few months ago, but the Flemington-based trainer has conceded the Kiwi import will be lucky to gain a start in Saturday’s Listed Pin & Win Stakes (1400m) at his home course. Ragnaar had only two starts upon debuting to racing in New Zealand in…

2015 McKenzie Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report – Moonee Valley

2015 McKenzie Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report – Moonee Valley

Moonee Valley Racecourse will play host to an impressive nine race card today, highlighted by two black type races including some of the Spring Carnival’s most exciting prospects. A total of ten three-year-olds have been confirmed to take to the barriers for the Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m), including Group 1 performer Odyssey Moon and Peter…

2015 McKenzie Stakes Betting Tips & Odds

2015 McKenzie Stakes Betting Tips & Odds

This weekend in Melbourne one of the two feature races at Moonee Valley Racecourse is the McKenzie Stakes 2015 where the Peter Moody-trained El Greco is narrow favourite to win. Set to run as Moonee Valley Race 6 at 3:20pm (AEST), this year’s $120,000 Listed Essendon Nissan McKenzie Stakes (1200m) features a dozen three-year-old colts…

Jobodwana No Certainty for McKenzie Stakes

Jobodwana No Certainty for McKenzie Stakes

Trainer Mick Price has been thrilled with the condition of Jobodwana in recent weeks but has revealed he is yet to decide if the three-year-old will contest Saturday’s Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley after drawing the outside gate. Jobodwana had only contested one race prior to resuming this time, but stamped his claims…

2015 Toy Show Test for Stud-Bound Myamira

2015 Toy Show Test for Stud-Bound Myamira

Scone trainer Rodney Northam hopes to pick up a black-type win in Saturday’s Toy Show Quality 2015 with his soon-to-retire mare Myamira on Warwick Stakes Day at Royal Randwick. Northam saddles-up two hopefuls in two states this weekend with his returning Group 1 placed colt Odyssey Moon running in the $120,000 Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m)…

Odyssey Moon Tops 2015 McKenzie Stakes Field

Odyssey Moon Tops 2015 McKenzie Stakes Field

Rodney Northam’s returning Caulfield Guineas hope Odyssey Moon headlines a class field of three-year-old colts and geldings accepted to face off in the McKenzie Stakes 2015 field at Moonee Valley this weekend. Running as Moonee Valley Race 6 at 3:20pm (AEST), this year’s $120,000 Listed Essendon Nissan McKenzie Stakes (1200m) features a dozen hopefuls with…

2015 McKenzie Stakes Test for Well Sprung

2015 McKenzie Stakes Test for Well Sprung

Mornington-based co-trainer Leonie Proctor admits Saturday’s McKenzie Stakes 2015 at Moonee Valley is a tough assignment for the lightly raced Well Sprung who has just his second start in the black-type sprint. A three-year-old son of Star Witness, Proctor’s nicely bred up-and-comer Well Sprung debuted at Cranbourne in the wet putting in an excellent effort…

Caulfield Guineas 2015 Bid Starts for Manhattan Blues

Caulfield Guineas 2015 Bid Starts for Manhattan Blues

Tony McEvoy’s progressive galloper Manhattan Blues is one of a host of three-year-old colts and geldings set to kick off a 2015 Caulfield Guineas bid this weekend at Moonee Valley in the McKenzie Stakes. This year’s $120,000 Listed Essendon Nissan McKenzie Stakes (1200m) has attracted 22 nominations and provides the perfect starting point for youngsters…

Automatic Choice Scores 2015 Taj Rossi Final Upset

Automatic Choice Scores 2015 Taj Rossi Final Upset

A $750 bargain buy for Ballarat-based hobby trainer Colin Rees more than paid off at Flemington on Finals Day over the weekend with Automatic Choice scoring an upset in the Taj Rossi Series Final 2015. Opening the nine-race Melbourne card on Saturday was the two-year-olds facing off in the $120,000 Listed Taj Rossi Series Final…