News About Manawnaui

Rain Affair Ready to Atone in The Shorts 2012

Rain Affair Ready to Atone in The Shorts 2012

Joe Pride’s ultra-consistent sprinter Rain Affair may have flopped first-up a fortnight ago but they return on Saturday out to improve and repay the punters with a win in the 2012 The Shorts at Randwick. A winner of 11 of their 16 starts to date five-year-old Commands gelding Rain Affair has only finished outside the…

Karuta Queen Leads 2012 Light Fingers Stakes Nominations

Karuta Queen Leads 2012 Light Fingers Stakes Nominations

After having her first-up efforts hampered by known barrier rogue Here De Angles last Saturday at Caulfield, Karuta Queen will look to atone this weekend having been nominated for the Light Fingers Stakes 2012 at Warwick Farm. One of three Group race highlights of the Sydney racing action this Saturday, the $175,000 Group 2 Light…

Small Stan Fox Stakes 2011 Field Suits Manawanui

Small Stan Fox Stakes 2011 Field Suits Manawanui

A diminutive final field of just six three-year-olds have been accepted for Saturday’s 2011 Stan Fox Stakes at Rosehill, Ron Leemon’s talented galloper Manawanui to face the same small number of rivals they did last start when winning the Group 1 Golden Slipper. Everything is lining up in Oratorio gelding Manawanui’s favour for the win…