News About Makbye Diva Stakes

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.

Warwick Stakes scratching Dissident runs in Melbourne's Memsie Stakes 2014 this weekend instead. Photo: Steve Hart.

Randwick Racecourse was ...

Ethiopia’s Date With Makybe Diva Stakes 2013

Ethiopia’s Date With Makybe Diva Stakes 2013

After a pleasing gallop between races at Sale on Thursday leading up to their new season debut, connections of last year’s Australian Derby winner Ethiopia have named the 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes as a possible kick-off point for the now five-year-old.

Ethiopia could finish their spring campaign with another shot at the iconic Melbourne Cup 2013. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Jet Away on 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Mission

Jet Away on 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Mission

As confirmed by their Hall of Fame trainer back in June, imported stayer and Melbourne Cup hope Jet Away will target the Makybe Diva Stakes 2013 first-up this spring.

David Hayes reported this week the Cape Cross stallion was still on track for that first-up run next month, the newly upgraded $350,000 Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) to run ...

Caulfield Cup 2012 Via Makybe for Shenzhou Steeds

Caulfield Cup 2012 Via Makybe for Shenzhou Steeds

Top Flemington trainer Michael Moroney is looking for a good first-up performance from his smart stayer Shenzhou Steeds when they resume in Saturday’s Makybe Diva Stakes at their home track, the former Kiwi galloper heading towards the 2012 Caulfield Cup this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Shenzhou Steeds will head towards the 2012 Caulfield Cup starting with a first-up run ...