News About Mackinnon Stakes 2011

Mackinnon Stakes Field 2011 Takes Shape

Mackinnon Stakes Field 2011 Takes Shape

Following track gallops by many of the spring’s key players as part of the Breakfast With The Stars event at Flemington this morning, fields for Saturday’s Victoria Derby Day features including the 2011 Mackinnon Stakes have started to take shape. Yesterday there were 26 horses nominated for the $1 million Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m),…

Mackinnon Stakes 2011 Nominations Vie for Melbourne Cup Start

Mackinnon Stakes 2011 Nominations Vie for Melbourne Cup Start

This Saturday one of the four thoroughbred majors headlining the Victoria Derby Day program is the 2011 Mackinnon Stakes, the winner of which will gain an automatic start in next week’s highly anticipated Melbourne Cup clash. Twenty-six gallopers have been nominated for the $1 million Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) this year, 13 of which…