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Plan B for Dissident in Memsie Stakes 2014

Plan B for Dissident in Memsie Stakes 2014

After a mud track forced trainer Peter Moody to scratch his Randwick Guineas winner Dissident from the Warwick Stakes in Sydney last Saturday, the team now move to Plan B with the youngster racing in Melbourne’s 2014 Memsie Stakes this weekend. Randwick Racecourse was in the Heavy-range for the Warwick Stakes Day meeting last weekend,…

Hayes Spills 2014 Caulfield Cup Tips

Hayes Spills 2014 Caulfield Cup Tips

Ace trainer of imports David Hayes has his topline Caulfield Cup 2014 hopes picked out ahead of the carnival including Spillway who returns to racing in the PB Lawrence Stakes in Melbourne this weekend. Twelve months ago Hayes was tipping smart British stayer Jet Away for a win in the Caulfield Cup during their second…

2014 Cox Plate Aim for Crackerjack King

2014 Cox Plate Aim for Crackerjack King

Connections of the David Hayes-trained import Crackerjack King are eager for their approaching return ahead of a possible Cox Plate 2014 run this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Hayes has been playing it safe with the Shamardal stallion who he has earmarked for the $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m), markets for which are now…

2014 Memsie Stakes Test for Bletchingly Favourite

2014 Memsie Stakes Test for Bletchingly Favourite

The Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival’s opening Group 1 race is being considered as a next-up target for the Robbie Laing-trained Lord Of The Sky who is dominating Bletchingly Stakes betting for this weekend. The Cranbourne-based Laing confirmed this week they were looking at testing the young son of Danerich at elite level next start in…

Memsie Stakes First Point of Call for Returning Jet Away

Memsie Stakes First Point of Call for Returning Jet Away

Unable to take part in the 2014 Autumn Racing Carnival after badly injuring a tendon during the running of the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) and Flemington last year, trainer David Hayes has outlined the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) on August 30 as the likely returning target for Jet Away this spring. A notable…

El Roca Eyes Memsie Stakes 2014 Win

El Roca Eyes Memsie Stakes 2014 Win

New Zealand horseman Trent Busuttin, who co-trains in Cambridge with partner Natalie Young, is eyeing the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival’s opening Group 1 race with the 2014 Memsie Stakes on the agenda for El Roca. Originally Busuttin had the Fastnet Rock colt’s first Group 1 assignment for the new season down-up scheduled as the $400,000…

2014 Memsie Stakes Return for Moment Of Change

2014 Memsie Stakes Return for Moment Of Change

Boasting an outstanding record over the 1400m at Caulfield Racecourse, Moment Of Change could get the chance to win again at the track and distance first-up in the Memsie Stake 2014 this spring. Trainer Peter Moody is seriously considering the Barley A Moment gelding for a resuming run straight into elite level company with the…

Possible 2014 Cox Plate Assignment for Jet Away

Possible 2014 Cox Plate Assignment for Jet Away

After a brave fourth in the Caulfield Cup last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, the David Hayes-trained import Jet Away could be set for a different assignment this time in targeting the Cox Plate 2014. Imported Cape Cross stallion Jet Away put in a stellar run in the $2.5 million Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) last…

Mourayan Headlines 2014 Easter Cup Field

Mourayan Headlines 2014 Easter Cup Field

Mourayan has been included in the 2014 Easter Cup field and will face a capacity field in the Group 3 event at Caulfield on Saturday. Mourayan has not recorded a race win since he took out the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) during the 2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, but has performed extremely well in two…

Jet Away & Boss Miss Out On 2013 Melbourne Cup Run

Jet Away & Boss Miss Out On 2013 Melbourne Cup Run

Jet Away has missed his opportunity to run in the 2013 Melbourne Cup after finishing sixth in the Mackinnon Stakes today. The Mackinnon Stakes offers ballot exemption into the Melbourne Cup for the winner, allowing those horses low down on the ballot order to sneak into the field. Jet Away was, and remains, 29thon the…