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Manawanui Receives Big Boost in 2014 Moonga Stakes Betting

Manawanui Receives Big Boost in 2014 Moonga Stakes Betting

14 horses are set to compete for the 2014 Moonga Stakes title this Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse, offering punters a variety of betting options and chances to back a winner.

Manawanui is looking for a comeback in the Moonga Stakes this Saturday. Photo by Taron Clarke.

The Group 3 Moonga Stakes (1400m) is one of six black type races ...

2014 Moonga Stakes Final Field Led by River Lad

2014 Moonga Stakes Final Field Led by River Lad

Fourteen horses have declared for the Group 3 Moonga Stakes (1400m) running at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, after the final field & barrier draw was released Wednesday.

River Lad headlines the 2014 Moonga Stakes final field. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Headlining the 2014 Moonga Stakes field is the Natalie McCall-trained River Lad.

The seven-year-old gelding enjoyed wins in ...

2014 Moonga Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Moonga Stakes Nominations Released

Nominations for the 2014 Moonga Stakes were taken on Monday morning, with a classy field of 18 declaring for the race.

River Lad headlines the nominations for the 2014 Moonga Stakes. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Group 3 Moonga Stakes (1400m) is one of 10 races taking place on Caulfield Cup Day this Saturday, October 18.

Headlining the 18-strong nomination ...

Manawanui Returns To Winning Form In 2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap

Manawanui Returns To Winning Form In 2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap

Manawanui recorded his first race win since 2011 with an outstanding performance in the 2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Manawanui stormed home over the top of Rock Sturdy to win the 2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Manawanui won the Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m), Group 2 Stan Fox ...

2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field Features Manawanui

2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field Features Manawanui

After spending the past 11 months sidelined the Ron Leemon-trained Group 1 winner Manawanui has been accepted to return to racing in the Bill Ritchie Handicap 2014 at Randwick this Saturday.

Former Golden Rose winner Manawanui returns to racing on George Main Stakes Day this Saturday. Photo: Taron Clarke.

The six-year-old Oratorio gelding is one of just seven hopefuls ...

2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Target for Manawanui

2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Target for Manawanui

Ron Leemon’s former start three-year-old Manawanui is gearing up for a long awaited return to racing with the galloper to be aimed at the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2014 in Melbourne at the end of September.

Former Golden Rose winner Manawanui is two weeks out from a trial ahead of the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2014. Photo: Taron Clarke....

Hay List Accepts for The Shorts Field 2013

Hay List Accepts for The Shorts Field 2013

Despite continued queries over their fitness, John McNair’s gallant old galloper Hay List has been accepted to continue their Sydney Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the 2013 The Shorts this weekend.

Hay List will look to bounce back and win their first race in 18 months in Saturday's The Shorts 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

At their prime ...

Doomben 10,000 Field & Barriers 2013 – Your Song Draws 15 of 15

Doomben 10,000 Field & Barriers 2013 – Your Song Draws 15 of 15

Early favouite to win the 2013 Doomben 10,000 in Brisbane this Saturday, Anthony Cummings’ Sydney raider Your Song has suffered an early blow drawing the extreme outside gate in the Queensland winter classic.

2013 Doomben 10,000 favourite Your Song has drawn the 'visitor's draw' for Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Set to run as Doomben Race 8 at 3:40pm (AEST) ...

Rain Affair Tops 2012 The Shorts Odds

Rain Affair Tops 2012 The Shorts Odds

Joe Pride’s Group 1 performer Rain Affair will shoot for a dozen turf triumphs this weekend when they jump the favourite in The Shorts 2012 at Sydney’s Royal Randwick as part of the George Main Stakes Day action.

Bringing the meeting to a close as Randwick Race 8 at 5:20pm the $200,000 Group 1 The Shorts (1200m) has this ...

Manawanui Returns in 2012 The Shorts Field

Manawanui Returns in 2012 The Shorts Field

Last year’s Golden Rose winner Manawanui returns to racing this weekend in what is shaping up as a bumper edition of The Shorts 2012 at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Former Golden Rose winner Manawanui races first-up in The Shorts 2012 this Saturday

Rounding out the George Main Stakes Day racing action as Randwick Race 8 at 5:20pm on Saturday, ...