News About Makybe Diva Stakes 2013

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. Pat Carey’s Mornington based Helenus gelding hasn’t raced since their failed one run autumn…

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…

Jet Away Targets Latest Group 1 Ahead of Melbourne Cup 2013

Jet Away Targets Latest Group 1 Ahead of Melbourne Cup 2013

Trainer David Hayes has announced plans to target the latest Australian Group 1 race, the $350,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m), this September as a starting point for import Jet Away’s 2013 Melbourne Cup campaign. It was announced this week that the previously Group 2 rated weight-for-age Makybe Diva Stakes would be elevated to elite level…