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Manikato Stakes 2016 Odds Update: Money for Buffering

Manikato Stakes 2016 Odds Update: Money for Buffering

The price on evergreen veteran Buffering to post his second Manikato Stakes win is firming as the nine-year-old warhorse chases his first victory down under since January.

Nine-year-old Buffering is an early 2016 Manikato Stakes betting market mover for Friday night’s feature at Moonee Valley. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Robert Heathcote’s cult galloper known as ‘The Buff’ has ...

Chautauqua Tops 2016 Manikato Stakes Field, Barriers & Odds

Chautauqua Tops 2016 Manikato Stakes Field, Barriers & Odds

Champion sprinter Chautauqua is the short-priced favourite of the 11 horses making up the Manikato Stakes 2016 field after drawing barrier one for the Moonee Valley showdown on Friday evening.

Chautauqua is well-fancied to defend his Manikato Stakes title after drawing barrier one for the Moonee Valley Group 1 on Friday night. Photo: Steve Hart.

The major on the Cox ...

2016 Moonga Stakes Field & Odds: Takedown Favourite

2016 Moonga Stakes Field & Odds: Takedown Favourite

Gary Moore’s Sydney raider Takedown has opened favourite in the Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes 2016 field and betting markets to keep his winning streak going heading south for a Caulfield Cup Day run on Saturday.

Premiere Stakes winner Takedown is early favourite to win the 2016 Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes in Melbourne this Caulfield Cup Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

The four-year-old ...

2016 Manikato Stakes First Acceptances Feature Astern

2016 Manikato Stakes First Acceptances Feature Astern

Golden Rose winning colt Astern is one of three three-year-olds among the 22 Manikato Stakes first acceptances for 2016 taken by Racing Victoria (RV) this week.

Astern is one of three three-year-olds among the 2016 Manikato Stakes first acceptances this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart.

Held on the eve of Cox Plate Day under the lights at Moonee ...

2016 Moir Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2016 Moir Stakes Tips & Betting Update

Tonight under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse the Moir Stakes 2016 takes centre stage featuring a top class line-up of sprinters, betting tips and the latest odds for the short-distance classic detailed below.

McEwen Stakes winner Wild Rain is at good odds for a top three run in the 2016 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo: ...

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Moir Stakes Field

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Moir Stakes Field

A star-studded field of the world’s top class sprinters faces off at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night in the Moir Stakes 2016 including champion international performer Chautauqua.

The world’s highest-rated sprinter and Moonee Valley specialist Chautauqua returns to racing in Friday night’s Moir Stakes 2016. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained son of ...

2016 Moir Stakes Nominations: Buffering is Back

2016 Moir Stakes Nominations: Buffering is Back

Buffering is back chasing a record fourth win in the Moir Stakes 2016 this Friday night at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Three-time Moir Stakes winner Buffering is back in 2016 aiming for a fourth win in the Moonee Valley sprint on Friday night. Photo: Steve Hart.

Robert Heathcote’s Brisbane-based warhorse has won three of the past four editions of ...

Buffering Heads 2016 Darley Classic Nominations

Buffering Heads 2016 Darley Classic Nominations

Robert Heathcote’s 2013 winner Buffering is one of the headline Darley Classic 2016 nominations taken for the Emirates Stakes Day classic held on the last day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Internationally performed Brisbane champion sprinter Buffering chases more elite level success in the 2016 Darley Classic at Flemington on November 5. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Running on Saturday ...

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Manikato Stakes Nominations

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Manikato Stakes Nominations

Last year’s winner Chautauqua is the headliner among the 40 Manikato Stakes 2016 nominations taken by Racing Victoria (RV) for the Moonee Valley feature set to run on Cox Plate eve.

Defending champ Chautauqua headlines the 2016 Manikato Stakes nominations this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

Highlighting the action under the lights at the Valley on the evening of Friday, October ...

Darley Classic 2016 Second-Up for Lankan Rupee

Darley Classic 2016 Second-Up for Lankan Rupee

Five-time Group 1 winner Lankan Rupee will likely target the 2016 Darley Classic second-up this spring off a lengthy injury-enforced break.

The world’s one-time highest-rated sprinter Lankan Rupee is set to run in the 2016 Darley Classic second-up this November at Flemington. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Mick Price’s $4 million champion hasn’t been seen since a third to Alpha Miss ...