News About Manikato Stakes

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…

In Her Time Chases 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes Tiara

In Her Time Chases 2017 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes Tiara

Benjamin Smith’s luckless Tattersall’s Tiara third placegetter In Her Time will chase an atoning Group 1 win in Melbourne this spring with a Manikato Stakes 2017 run this October pending. Smith almost immediately confirmed upcoming plans to target the $1 million Group 1 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on October 27, the night…

Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Barrier No Worries for In Her Time

Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Barrier No Worries for In Her Time

In Her Time can still salute for the 2017 Tattersall’s Tiara punters in Brisbane on Saturday according to her trainer Benjamin Smith who remains confident despite a wide barrier draw. Last start runner-up at the track and distance in the $1.5 million Stradbroke Handicap, In Her Time retained her spot at the top of the…

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Results: Impending for Godolphin

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Results: Impending for Godolphin

Interim trainer for the powerhouse Godolphin stable Darren Beadman celebrated his first Group 1 win outside of the saddle thanks to a brave win by the three-year-old Impending in the Stradbroke Handicap 2017. Punters could get the Lonhro colt around $20 to take out this season’s $1.5 million Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m), Impending having…

Rebel Dane Is The 2016 Manikato Stakes Winner

Rebel Dane Is The 2016 Manikato Stakes Winner

Rebel Dane defied a massive price to record a shock victory in the 2016 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley tonight. Rebel Dane was barely mentioned in the lead-up to the Manikato Stakes as the majority of attention was focused on the likes of Chautauqua, English and Buffering, but Rebel Dane took advantage of a clever…

2016 Manikato Stakes Betting Market Moves: Fell Swoop Firms

2016 Manikato Stakes Betting Market Moves: Fell Swoop Firms

It’s not the kind of bookie-breaking dollars coming in for Winx to win the Cox Plate, but the major market mover for tonight’s Manikato Stakes 2016 at Moonee Valley is Fell Swoop. After opening at $12 in betting at to break his elite level maiden in the $1 million Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m), consistent…

Zahra Picks Up Vadamos Cox Plate 2016 Ride

Zahra Picks Up Vadamos Cox Plate 2016 Ride

Local Melbourne hoop Mark Zahra has picked up an eleventh hour 2016 Cox Plate ride aboard the French raider Vadamos after Joao Moreira was ruled out of the race. The ‘Magic Man’ Moreira is grounded in Hong Kong by Typhoon Haima, the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) disallowing the Brazilian jockey to leave the country….

2016 Manikato Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2016 Manikato Stakes Tips & Betting Update

The Manikato Stakes 2016 is the race to tune in for at Moonee Valley Racecourse tonight, betting tips and the latest odds for the spring sprint feature found below. Due to jump at 9:30pm (AEDT) as Moonee Valley Race 7, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) features a class line-up of 11…

Two Word Manikato Stakes 2016 Form Guide

Two Word Manikato Stakes 2016 Form Guide

The lights go on at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night with the Cox Plate eve meeting headlined by the 2016 Manikato Stakes, the Races.com.au exclusive two-word form guide on the weight-for-age sprint found right here. Eleven sprint stars do battle over the 1200m in this year’s $1 million Group 1 Manikato Stakes field, all…

Options for Fell Swoop in Manikato Stakes 2016

Options for Fell Swoop in Manikato Stakes 2016

A nice barrier three draw in the 2016 Manikato Stakes field on Friday night gives the race’s only non-previous Group 1 winner Fell Swoop the options to break his elite level maiden according to trainer Matthew Dale. The Canberra-based horseman is unconcerned about the class lining-up in the 11-starter field in this year’s $1 million…