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2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes Field & Barriers: Favourites Draw Well

2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes Field & Barriers: Favourites Draw Well

The two best-supported sprinters in the Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017 field at Moonee Valley on Friday night this Cox Plate Eve have come up trumps with Vega Magic and In Her Time jumping from barriers three and two respectively. Set to run as Moonee Valley Race 7 at the twilight meeting, this season’s Group 1…

Vega Magic Dominates Early 2017 Manikato Stakes Betting

Vega Magic Dominates Early 2017 Manikato Stakes Betting

The Lindsay Park stable are chasing another spring Group 1 feature race win under the lights at Moonee Valley this Friday night saddling-up Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017 betting favourite Vega Magic. Last weekend the David Hayes-led training trio enjoyed a shock Caulfield Cup win with $51 roughie Boom Time, but punters won’t find their Group…

Zahra to Ride English in Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017

Zahra to Ride English in Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017

Jockey Mark Zahra will partner the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained English under the lights at The Valley on Cox Plate Eve in the 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes field. Zahra hasn’t partnered the daughter of Encosta De Lago since her second last (11th) behind Malaguerra at Flemington last Melbourne Cup Carnival in the Group 1…

The Everest Race Consolation for Sydney Stakes Winner In Her Time

The Everest Race Consolation for Sydney Stakes Winner In Her Time

In Her Time didn’t make the $10 million The Everest field but the classy mare scored a nice consolation prize taking out the 2017 Sydney Stakes at Royal Randwick. Prepared at Newcastle by Benjamin Smith, the Time Thief mare was the justifiably short-priced favourite for Saturday’s Listed $500,000 Sydney Stakes (1200m) on The Everest Day…

Everest Horses Head 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes First Acceptances

Everest Horses Head 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes First Acceptances

A host of this weekend’s headline The Everest horses in Sydney feature in the Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017 first acceptances for the Cox Plate Eve spring feature at Moonee Valley later this month. Down from 60 at nomination stage, there are 39 sprinters still heading towards a run in the Group 1 $1 million Ladbrokes…

Manikato Stakes Hopes Head 2017 Gilgai Stakes Field & Odds

Manikato Stakes Hopes Head 2017 Gilgai Stakes Field & Odds

A field of potential Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes and later Darley Classic-bound sprinters are set to face off at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday in the Gilgai Stakes 2017 field. Set to run as Flemington Race 4 at 2:40pm (AEDT) on a Turnbull Stakes Day card dominated by the latest run of super mare Winx, this season’s…

2017 Manikato Stakes on Cards for Legless Veuve

2017 Manikato Stakes on Cards for Legless Veuve

Caulfield’s Stuart Webb has confirmed the Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes 2017 on Cox Plate Eve is now on the cards for his smart mare Legless Veuve who returned to racing with a second in the Group 3 How Now Stakes (1200m). The daughter of Pins made her four-year-old debut on September 23 at her home track…

Sixty Included in 2017 Manikato Stakes Nominations

Sixty Included in 2017 Manikato Stakes Nominations

The 2017 Manikato Stakes is looming as one of the most highly-anticipated races of the Spring Carnival at The Valley on October 26th, following the release of an outstanding list of sixty nominations this week. Winner of the race in 2015, Chautauqua has been set for an appearance in The Everest a fortnight prior to…

Countdown On for In Her Time to Earn 2017 The Everest Start

Countdown On for In Her Time to Earn 2017 The Everest Start

Just five spots remain in the 2017 The Everest field next month and Newcastle’s Benjamin Smith is letting luck play a part in whether or not his smart mare In Her Time gains a start in the $10 million feature. News this week that Darren Weir’s Japanese import Brave Smash will fill the Australian Turf…

Malaguerra to Defend Title in Darley Classic 2017

Malaguerra to Defend Title in Darley Classic 2017

The Gelagotis stable has confirmed plans to set their smart sprinter Malaguerra on a spring campaign that will culminate in a 2017 Darley Classic title defence during the Melbourne Cup Carnival in November. Last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival the son of Magnus enjoyed a devastatingly close win over Spieth (2nd) and Fell Swoop (3rd) down…