Mackinnon Stakes Field

2018 Mackinnon Stakes Results

  • 1st: #4 Trap For Fools
  • 2nd: #7 Latrobe
  • 3rd: #9 Extra Brut

The Mackinnon Stakes field faces off on the first Saturday in November on the closing Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting at Flemington Racecourse, four days after the famous Melbourne Cup.

Formerly known as the Emirates Stakes, the Emirates Stakes field run over 2000m under weight-for-age conditions chasing a share in the $2 million prize money on offer in the classic.

Open to horses aged three-years-old and above, the Emirates Stakes field is released the Wednesday before the race each year following the Mackinnon Stakes nominations on the Monday.

Futures Emirates Stakes betting is often open at bookmakers around the country like Ladbrokes.com.au a few weeks out from Mackinnon Stakes Day.

2018 Mackinnon Stakes Field

Check out the official Emirates Stakes Field 2018 below complete with the Mackinnon Stakes barrier draw as soon as it is released on Wednesday November 7th, 2018. 

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Penalty Hcp Rating
1 x695x75256 IT’S SOMEWHAT (USA) James Cummings Kerrin McEvoy 1 59kg 110
2 2630×35542 PRIZED ICON Kris Lees Damien Oliver 5 59kg 104
3 0x22110x42 BLAIR HOUSE (IRE) Charlie Appleby William Buick 2 59kg 113
4 6×63211752 TRAP FOR FOOLS Jarrod McLean John Allen 8 59kg 105
5 1591115×11 DOUBT DEFYING Steven O’Dea Michael Walker 10 59kg 96
6 90×3215315 OCTABELLO Mick Price Noel Callow 7 58.5kg 96
7 2×221172 LATROBE (IRE) Joseph O’Brien Mark Zahra 3 57.5kg 110
8 6x462x4441 SHILLELAGH (NZ) Chris Waller James McDonald 6 57kg 110
9 211161 EXTRA BRUT Darren Weir Craig Williams 9 51kg 105
10 259×11550 MICKEY BLUE EYES David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Corey Brown 4 51kg 73

For a guide on what horses to back in the Emirates Stakes field, check out our Emirates Stakes Tips page.

Bet on the 2018 Mackinnon Stakes Field

As soon as the Mackinnon Stakes 2018 field and betting markets are out, you’ll be able to back your tips on the race below.

Spring Racing

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Arcadia Queen is the favourite...

Arcadia Queen is the favourite in the 2018 Kingston Town Classic field

The lightly weighted Arcadia Queen was installed as the short priced favourite...

Voodoo Lad wins 2018 Winterbot...

Voodoo Lad wins 2018 Winterbottom Stakes

The Darren Weir trained Voodoo Lad broke through for his maiden Group 1 win in...

Viddora firms in the betting a...

Viddora firms in the betting after 2018 Winterbottom Stakes barrier draw

Defending titleholder Viddora continues to firm in the betting following the...

Enticing Star can regain her g...

Enticing Star can regain her glow in 2018 Winterbottom Stakes

Winning machine Enticing Star can regain her glow when she steps out in the...

Horse Racing Today

Two times winner Redkirk Warri...

Weir Trumps 2019 Australia Sta...

Weir Trumps 2019 Australia Stakes nominations with six

Leading trainer Darren Weir has trumped the nominations for the 2019 Group 2...

Tuesday Trial Set for Winx at ...

Tuesday Trial Set for Winx at Rosehill

Winx will make her first appearance of the New Year next Tuesday morning in a...

Winx on Track for Tuesday Week...

Winx on Track for Tuesday Week Trial

Chris Waller and mighty mare Winx are prepping for their first appearance of...

Doubt Defying has no worries o...

Doubt Defying has no worries on wet Villiers Stakes track

1600m specialist Doubt Defying will be right at home on a wet surface when he...

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Race Previews

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Fields & Form

Two times winner Redkirk Warrior among 2019 Newmarket Handicap nominations

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Sky Boy draws barrier 9 in 2018 Villiers Stakes

Sky Boy included in 2018 Villiers Stakes nominations

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