News About McKenzie Stakes

Overshare all the way winner in McKenzie Stakes

Overshare all the way winner in McKenzie Stakes

A superb front running ride from Dwayne Dunn saw Overshare take out the Listed $120,000 Essendon Nissan McKenzie Stakes (1200m) at The Valley today. The Team Hawkes trained Overshare ($9) travelled sweetly in front and was able to hold off the determined finish of the $3 favourite Bandipur to record a one length win with…

2017 McKenzie Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2017 McKenzie Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Racing returns to The Valley Racecourse in Melbourne this afternoon and nine talent-rich races are set to be run and won, highlighted by two Listed feature races. It is an overcast day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan area today, however The Valley track remains in the ‘Good 4’ range after experiencing only 15.5mm of rainfall…

Flying Artie on top of 2016 Blue Sapphire Stakes field

Flying Artie on top of 2016 Blue Sapphire Stakes field

Golden Slipper placegetter Flying Artie is on top of the thirteen horse field for the Group 3 $350,000 Catanach’s Jewellers Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Wednesday. The Mick Price trained Flying Artie has drawn barrier four with Damien Oliver riding again after partnering the Artie Schiller colt into third place behind Capitalist in…

2016 McKenzie Stakes Winner Ken’s Dream Impresses

2016 McKenzie Stakes Winner Ken’s Dream Impresses

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir threw his stellar debut winner Ken’s Dream into the deep end with his first city run at Moonee Valley on Saturday, the smart colt handling the pressure taking out the McKenzie Stakes 2016 The beautifully-bred son of Dream Ahead blitzed his first run at Echuca on a Heavy (9)…

2016 McKenzie Stakes Day – Moonee Valley Scratchings

2016 McKenzie Stakes Day – Moonee Valley Scratchings

Punters are treated to a double-shot of Black-Type racing for today’s early Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival program at Moonee Valley Racecourse on McKenzie Stakes Day 2016. The weather in Melbourne has scattered showers on the forecast so there is no likely upgrade to the current Soft (6) track rating at the Moonee Valley course proper….

2016 McKenzie Stakes Odds & Betting Tips

2016 McKenzie Stakes Odds & Betting Tips

The opening stakes race on the Moonee Valley card in Melbourne this Saturday is the McKenzie Stakes 2016, betting tips and odds for the event found below. The field for the $120,000 Listed Essendon Nissan McKenzie Stakes (1200m) is down to only seven after Lindsay Park withdrew Rampage (4) in favour of an Adelaide run…

Stable Like Chances of McKenzie Stakes Win with Dam Ready

Stable Like Chances of McKenzie Stakes Win with Dam Ready

Co-trainer Tom Dabernig is confident about a Black-Type win at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday with the stable’s returning youngster Dam Ready in the 2016 McKenzie Stakes. One of two stakes races on the Melbourne card on the weekend, the $120,000 Listed Essendon Nissan McKenzie Stakes (1200m) field is down to just seven starters. Mick…

Throssell Tops 2016 McKenzie Stakes Field

Throssell Tops 2016 McKenzie Stakes Field

The undefeated Ciaron Maher-trained Throssell returns to racing at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday chasing another win in the McKenzie Stakes 2016. The Captain Sonador gelding is one of nine three-year-old colts and geldings accepted for Moonee Valley Race 5 at 3:20pm (AEST) – the $120,000 Listed Essendon Nissan McKenzie Stakes (1200m). Jumping from a…

Up And Coming Preference for Rose Hope Derryn

Up And Coming Preference for Rose Hope Derryn

Co-trainer David Hayes is leaning towards a Sydney run in the Up And Coming Stakes on Saturday over a run in Melbourne for the stable’s 2016 Golden Rose hopeful Derryn. Prepared by Hayes in partnership with his son Ben and nephew Tom Dabernig, Hinchinbrook colt Derryn was last seen scoring an impressive Caulfield win from…

Well Sprung Claims Upset Win in McKenzie Stakes

Well Sprung Claims Upset Win in McKenzie Stakes

Three-year-old Well Sprung has stamped his claims as one to watch through the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival; producing an impressive final straight sprint to comfortably take out the Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley. Jumping from the gates well, jockey Michael Walker immediately led the Star Witness colt to the fore of the field…