News About Michael Hawkes

Dunn Rides 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Winner Divine Prophet

Dunn Rides 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Winner Divine Prophet

Jockey Dwayne Dunn celebrated his second success in the stallion-making Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2016 in a 10/10 ride on the Team Hawkes-trained winner Divine Prophet.

Dunn rode All Too Hard (2012) to victory in the mile set weights classic for three-year-olds four years ago and was back in the winners’ stall for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Ladbrokes ...

Star Turn Upsets Capitalist in San Domenico Stakes

Star Turn Upsets Capitalist in San Domenico Stakes

Three-year-old Star Turn has returned to racing in the best way possible at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon; producing an impressive all-round effort to win the Group 3 San Domenico Stakes (1100m).

Star Turn was far too good in the Group 3 San Domenico Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Star Turn received some interest in 2016 San ...

Himalaya Dreaming Winning Winter Challenge 2016 Chance

Himalaya Dreaming Winning Winter Challenge 2016 Chance

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained hit-and-miss galloper Himalaya Dreaming will be working hard from the outside alley to remain a winning chance in Saturday’s 2016 Winter Challenge.

Jockey Tommy Berry retains the ride on the Hawkes Racing-trained Himalaya Dreaming in Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2016 at Rosehill. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Just 10 runners line-up in this ...

Kaepernick Considered for Stradbroke Handicap 2016

Kaepernick Considered for Stradbroke Handicap 2016

Favourite for last weekend’s washed-out QTC Cup Kaepernick could be stepped up in class with a run in the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap this Saturday being considered by Hawkes Racing.

Kaepernick could step up in class for the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm on Saturday after a nice trial win on Tuesday morning. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last start winner ...

Chautauqua Ready for 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize

Chautauqua Ready for 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize

Chautauqua is reportedly a picture of health in the lead-up to his maiden international appearance in Sunday’s Group 1 Chairman’s Sprint Prize (1200m) at Hong Kong’s Sha Tin Racecourse.

Chautauqua is primed for success in the 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize in Hong Kong on Sunday. Photo: Steve Hart

Chautauqua has been the stable star for Team Hawkes through his entire ...

2016 Canterbury Stakes Ideal for Our Boy Malachi

2016 Canterbury Stakes Ideal for Our Boy Malachi

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes has been thrilled with the form and class displayed by Our Boy Malachi this time and is confident the talented sprinter is ready to step up to a maiden Group 1 triumph in Saturday’s 2016 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) at Royal Randwick.

Team Hawkes are pleased with Our Boy Malachi ahead of Saturday’s 2016 Canterbury Stakes at ...

2016 Expressway Stakes Winner Our Boy Malachi Is Back

2016 Expressway Stakes Winner Our Boy Malachi Is Back

Saturday marked the perfect return to racing from the Team Hawkes-trained sprinter Our Boy Malachi who saluted for the punters in the Expressway Stakes 2016 at Rosehill in his first run since last winter.

Our Boy Malachi enjoyed an easy all-the-way 2016 Expressway Stakes win first-up at Rosehill Gardens over the weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Top Echelon seven-year-old ...

Elle Lou Considered for Magic Millions Cup 2016

Elle Lou Considered for Magic Millions Cup 2016

This year’s Magic Millions Maiden Plate winning mare Elle Lou could return to the Gold Coast’s lucrative summer race meeting next month on the back of a Rosehill win as she runs this weekend in Sydney.

Elle Lou is looking to earn another Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Day assignment with a weekend win in Sydney this Saturday at Rosehill. ...

Messene in Career Best Form for Railway Stakes 2015

Messene in Career Best Form for Railway Stakes 2015

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes believes Sydney raider Messene is in career best form as he prepares for a run in Perth’s 2015 Railway Stakes at Ascot Racecourse this weekend.

Messene is a livewire chance in top form to score the upset in Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2015 at Ascot Racecourse in Perth. Photo: Steve Hart.

A seven-year-old son of Lonhro, the gelding ...

Epsom Handicap 2015 Bid for Entirely Platinum

Epsom Handicap 2015 Bid for Entirely Platinum

Team Hawkes are looking at a Sydney Spring Racing Carnival raid next month with Makybe Diva Stakes placegetter Entirely Platinum being considered for the 2015 Epsom Handicap.

Entirely Platinum could head to Sydney to target next month’s 2015 Epsom Handicap over the Randwick mile on October 3. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Pentire six-year-old hasn’t raced in Sydney since his ...