News About Manny Gelagotis

Levendi Set for Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

Levendi Set for Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

Team Gelagotis have underlined the 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) as the major target for Levendi, who posted an impressive win on debut at Ballarat in June. Jumping from the gates well, the son of Pierro took a position close to the pace before mustering an impressive turn of foot in the final straight to…

Malaguerra in Good Condition Ahead of The Goodwood

Malaguerra in Good Condition Ahead of The Goodwood

Trainer Peter Gelagotis is confident that Malaguerra will prove extremely tough to beat when he returns from a freshen-up in the Group 1 The Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday-week. Malaguerra has been a standout performer for the Gelagotis operation since he was transferred from the care of Lee & Anthony Freedman prior to the…

2017 Al Quoz Sprint Considered for Malaguerra

2017 Al Quoz Sprint Considered for Malaguerra

Stable manager Manny Gelagotis has confirmed the Dubai World Cup Carnival’s Al Quoz Sprint 2017 could be on the cards this March for the team’s Group 1 winning sprinter Malaguerra. Speaking to Racenet this week, Gelagotis said organisers of the international Dubai World Cup Night had approached the stable in regards to nominating for Malaguerra…

The Cleaner Set for On Pace PB Lawrence Stakes Battle

The Cleaner Set for On Pace PB Lawrence Stakes Battle

The Cleaner is set for another exciting on-pace ride when he lines up for his new trainer Peter Gelagotis for the first time in Saturday’s 2016 P.B. Lawrence Stakes in Melbourne. A now nine-year-old son of Savoire Vivre, the old warhorse gained cult-like status over his 54 career starts with Tasmanian trainer Mick Burles before…

2016 Cox Plate Hope The Cleaner Eyes Dato Hat-Trick

2016 Cox Plate Hope The Cleaner Eyes Dato Hat-Trick

Former Tasmanian galloper The Cleaner is set to attempt his third straight Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes victory this spring before his new training team decide whether or not to press onto the Cox Plate 2016. Under previous horseman Mick Burles, champion Savoire Vivre gelding The Cleaner enjoyed great success including having won the past…

Mourinho to Atone in 2015 Underwood Stakes

Mourinho to Atone in 2015 Underwood Stakes

Mourinho will continue down the Cox Plate path this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival looking to atone for an unplaced run last time out when he contests Saturday’s Underwood Stakes 2015. The veteran Oratorio eight-year-old is back in the stable of his Moe-based trainer Peter Gelagotis after spending a three month stint with fellow Moe horseman…

Mourinho Late Entry for 2015 Australia Stakes

Mourinho Late Entry for 2015 Australia Stakes

Two more sprinters will tackle the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday after nominations were extended on Monday. Just ten horses were nominated for the race on Monday but on Tuesday morning Peter Gelagotis’ Mourinho and Simon Zahra’s Hard Stride found themselves added to the race. Mourinho was added to…

Mourinho Heading to 2014 Mackinnon Stakes

Mourinho Heading to 2014 Mackinnon Stakes

Mourinho may have missed out on a spot in the 2014 Cox Plate field but the gelding will still get his Group One chance after the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) was touted as his replacement start. Mourinho was left out of the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m), due to run this Saturday at Moonee…

Gelagotis Disappointed with Mourinho’s 2014 Cox Plate Exclusion

Gelagotis Disappointed with Mourinho’s 2014 Cox Plate Exclusion

The 2014 Cox Plate final field was announced this morning with a maximum field of 14 being accepted for the $3 million feature race at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Saturday. There were two notable omissions from the field with neither Mourinho nor Chivalry making the cut for the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m). Connections of…

Mourinho to Step Up to Group One following 2014 Cranbourne Cup Win

Mourinho to Step Up to Group One following 2014 Cranbourne Cup Win

The Peter Gelagotis-trained Mourinho posted the biggest win of his career on Sunday after taking out the Listed Cranbourne Cup (2025m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse. A step up to Group One is now being considered for the seven-year-old gelding, according to stable manager Manny Gelagotis who said Mourinho deserved the chance of running at racing’s…