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2015 Mackinnon Stakes Odds Update: Magic Hurricane Out

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Odds Update: Magic Hurricane Out

One-time Mackinnon Stakes 2015 betting favourite Magic Hurricane is the second horse to come out of the line-up for the Derby Day clash offering a Melbourne Cup ballot exemption to the winner at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. Robert Hickmott’s veteran galloper Fawkner was the first scratching from the $1 million Group 1 Longines Mackinnon Stakes…

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Betting Tips

The Mackinnon Stakes 2015 field is down to a line-up of 14 after the widely-drawn Fawkner came out of the Victoria Derby Day classic for Saturday, and which of the remaining hopefuls to back in Flemington Race 6 is detailed in our tips below. With a jump time scheduled for 3:05pm (AEST), this year’s $1…

Two Word Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Form Guide

Two Word Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Form Guide

Flemington Racecourse comes to life this Saturday, October 31, for the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s opening meeting and one of the four Group 1 Victoria Derby Day features is the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes – the Races.com.au’s popular two-word form guide on the weight-for-age classic found below. Set to jump as Flemington Race 6 at 3:05pm (AEST),…

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

A traditional Melbourne Cup lead-up, the Mackinnon Stakes 2015 is one of the headline features of Victoria Derby Day at Flemington Racecourse this weekend and a detailed form guide and betting preview on the weight-for-age classic is found below. This year’s $1 million Group 1 Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) is due to jump at 3:05pm…

Tight Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Betting Market

Tight Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Betting Market

It is a tight affair in 2015 Mackinnon Stakes betting for one of the four Group 1 Victoria Derby Day features at Flemington on Saturday with half the field at single-figures to win. Offering a Melbourne Cup ballot exemption to the winner, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) runs as Flemington…

Gailo Chop Better for Mackinnon After Cox Plate Run

Gailo Chop Better for Mackinnon After Cox Plate Run

The Australian race debut of French raider Gailo Chop has the Antoine de Watrigant-trained galloper spot on for a telling run in Saturday’s 2015 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington Racecourse. Racing Victoria’s international talent scout Leigh Jordon reported this week the Deportivo five-year-old took great benefit from his run behind superstar mare Winx in the $3…

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Field: Magic Hurricane Draws 1

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Field: Magic Hurricane Draws 1

John O’Shea’s in-form The Metropolitan winner Magic Hurricane has come up trumps with the inside alley as he shoots for successive Group 1 wins this weekend in Melbourne’s Mackinnon Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse. One of four elite level races on the Victoria Derby Day program, all nine races on the card available at Best…

No Mackinnon Before Melbourne Cup 2015 for Mongolian Khan

No Mackinnon Before Melbourne Cup 2015 for Mongolian Khan

New Zealand trainer Murray Baker said there was no need to give his Caulfield Cup winning four-year-old Mongolian Kahn a run in the Mackinnon Stakes on Derby Day this Saturday three days out from his two mile test in the 2015 Melbourne Cup on the first Tuesday of November. The Cambridge-based Baker has saddle-up five…

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Nominations Feature Magic Hurricane

2015 Mackinnon Stakes Nominations Feature Magic Hurricane

John O’Shea’s last start Group 1 The Metropolitan winner in Sydney Magic Hurricane will head to Melbourne for the first time this Saturday shooting for another elite level Spring win in Flemington’s Mackinnon Stakes 2015. One of four highlights on an all-black type card for Victoria Derby Day, all events available at Best Tote or…

Mackinnon Stakes 2014 Odds Update

Mackinnon Stakes 2014 Odds Update

One race before today’s marquee race, the Victoria Derby, a field of stayers including a number of potential Melbourne Cup starters will face off in the 2014 Mackinnon Stakes. Due to jump at 3:00pm (AEDT) as Flemington Race 6, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) originally drew a final field of…