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Caulfield Sprint Nominations Packed With Talent

Caulfield Sprint Nominations Packed With Talent

The 2016 Caulfield Sprint nominations have been released and there is set to be plenty of talent in the Group 2 event. Lankan Rupee has not been seen at the races since he failed to fire in the Group 2 Schillaci Stakes (1100m) last year and he has spent a year out of action after…

2014 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Racing returns Royal Randwick for George Main Stakes Day and there six black type races on what is set to be a very exciting race card. The 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival has been plagued by wet tracks, but Sydney has produced a stunning day and the Royal Randwick track is currently rated as a Dead…

Berry Pleased with McEwen Stakes Partner Orujo

Berry Pleased with McEwen Stakes Partner Orujo

Confirmed to line up the world’s leading sprinter this afternoon, jockey Tommy Berry is confident of a successful tilt at the Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley with Orujo, despite having never partnered the talented three-year-old competitively. Contesting a commendable total of two wins and two minor places from just six competitive starts…

McEwen Stakes Betting 2014 – Lankan Rupee Odds-On

McEwen Stakes Betting 2014 – Lankan Rupee Odds-On

Unsurprisingly Mick Price’s champion sprint star Lankan Rupee has opened odds-on favourite in the 2014 McEwen Stakes betting markets for his race return in Melbourne this weekend. Running as Moonee Valley Race 5 at 2:45pm (AEST) on Saturday this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m) features nine hopes including Price’s triple Group 1…

Lankan Rupee Faces Eight Rivals in 2014 McEwen Stakes Field

Lankan Rupee Faces Eight Rivals in 2014 McEwen Stakes Field

The world’s current highest rated sprinter Lankan Rupee will face off against eight brave rivals on Saturday at Moonee Valley when the triple Group 1 champion resumes racing in the McEwen Stakes 2014. This year’s $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen Stakes (1000m) runs as one of two Group features in Melbourne on the weekend and…

2014 McEwen Stakes Weight Advantage for Eloping

2014 McEwen Stakes Weight Advantage for Eloping

Co-trainer Peter Morgan is confident an eight and a half weight advantage will see his smart young filly Eloping give hot favourite Lankan Rupee something to beat in Saturday’s McEwen Stakes 2014 at Moonee Valley Racecourse. There were 14 gallopers nominated for the weight-for-age feature on the weekend including triple Group 1 champ Lankan Rupee…

Orujo Tops 2014 McKenzie Stakes Odds

Orujo Tops 2014 McKenzie Stakes Odds

Exciting Godolphin-raced youngster Orujo is after another win following a first-up success at Sandown when he jumps favourite in Saturday’s McKenzie Stakes 2014 at Moonee Valley Racecourse. The Exceed And Excel colt returned to racing on August 6 in his fifth career start and won first-up over 1000m. Now the John O’Shea-trained up-and-comer steps up…

12 nominated for 2014 McKenzie Stakes

12 nominated for 2014 McKenzie Stakes

A less-than capacity field of 12 colts and geldings has been confirmed for this weekend’s Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse, highlighted by several exciting Spring Carnival prospects. Yet to taste anything but success since debuting to racing in March, trainer Mike Moroney has confirmed Merion in the final field for the 2014…

2014 McKenzie Stakes Nominations Feature Divan

2014 McKenzie Stakes Nominations Feature Divan

An exciting prospect from the Macedon Lodge stables kicks off a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign with the Robert Hickmott-trained Divan nominated for the McKenzie Stakes 2014. One of two black-type races on the Moonee Valley card for Saturday, the $120,000 Listed Essendon Nissan McKenzie Stakes (1200m) this year attracted a bumper 26 nominations. The…

2014 McKenzie Stakes for Orujo Next Race

2014 McKenzie Stakes for Orujo Next Race

Connections of the John O’Shea-trained up-and-comer Orujo have confirmed the McKenzie Stakes 2014 next start for the colt after their first-up win for global powerhouse Godolphin at Sandown on Wednesday. Stepping out for O’Shea for the first time at the midweek meet the former Peter Snowden-trained Exceed And Excel three-year-old enjoyed their second career win…