News About La Dolce Diva

Wakeful Stakes Field 2011 – Atlantic Jewel Set To Shine

Wakeful Stakes Field 2011 – Atlantic Jewel Set To Shine

This Saturday at Flemington undefeated filly Atlantic Jewel will be out to maintain her flawless race record and salute in her fifth career start when contesting the $300,000 Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m), the talented Mark Kavanagh-trained star running in the traditional lead-up to next Thursday’s 2011 Crown Oaks. Clear favourite to win the $1…

2011 Crown Oaks Favourite Atlantic Jewel Leads Wakeful Stakes Entries

2011 Crown Oaks Favourite Atlantic Jewel Leads Wakeful Stakes Entries

Mark Kavanagh’s boom filly Atlantic Jewel headlines a list of class three-year-olds entered for the 2011 Wakeful Stakes at Flemington’s Victoria Derby Day this Saturday, the undefeated Thousand Guineas winner out to improve her already tremendous claims for Thursday week’s Crown Oaks. Atlantic Jewel hit the big time when racing away with her fourth career…

Atlantic Jewel Leads Crown Oaks 2011 First Acceptances & Odds

Atlantic Jewel Leads Crown Oaks 2011 First Acceptances & Odds

Mark Kavanagh’s undefeated filly, and striking last-start winner of the Thousand Guineas, Atlantic Jewel is the odds-on favourite to take out the 2011 Crown Oaks at Flemington next month after first declarations for the Melbourne Cup Carnival classic were taken by Racing Victoria today. At nomination stage on September 20 there were 69 three-year-old fillies…

Makybe Diva Filly Features in Crown Oaks 2011 Nominations

Makybe Diva Filly Features in Crown Oaks 2011 Nominations

A daughter of triple Melbourne Cup winner Makybe Diva, La Dolce Diva, was this afternoon one of 69 three-year-old fillies nominated for the 2011 Crown Oaks. Nominations for a number of the headline Melbourne Cup Carnival Group 1 features were released by Racing Victoria today including those for the $1 million Group 1 Crown Oaks…

Diva’s Daughter Disappoints on Debut

Diva’s Daughter Disappoints on Debut

In a disappointing start to a highly-spruiked career, the second foal of triple Melbourne Cup winning wonder mare Makybe Diva failed to come up with the goods in her race debut in Victoria this week. The Mark Kavanagh-trained Fusaichi Pegasus filly La Dolce Diva, purchased for a costly $1.2 million at last year’s Sydney Easter…

Makybe Diva Legend Continues with La Dolce

Makybe Diva Legend Continues with La Dolce

Sandown Racecourse could be host to the debut run of triple Melbourne Cup winning mare Makybe Diva’s second foal La Dolce Diva this Saturday pending a decision from trainer Mark Kavanagh. While the legendary Makybe Diva’s first offspring, Galileo colt Rockstardom, has failed to live up to his breeding to date, Kavanagh is hopeful it…