Dramatic Manikato Stakes as Lankan Rupee regains sprinting crown

Lankan Rupee (Craig Newitt) digs deep to hold off his rivals in a dramatic Manikato Stakes.
Lankan Rupee (Craig Newitt) digs deep to hold off his rivals in a dramatic Manikato Stakes.

A dramatic finish and an even more dramatic aftermath made for a thrilling Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley last night. more

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Dramatic Manikato Stakes as Lankan Rupee regains sprinting crown
Sat, 25 Oct 2014
Lankan Rupee (Craig Newitt) digs deep to hold off his rivals in a dramatic Manikato Stakes.

A dramatic finish and an even more dramatic aftermath made for a thrilling Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley last night. more

Tawteen leads throughout to take Crockett Stakes
Sat, 25 Oct 2014
Tawteen (Stephen Baster) is too slick for her rivals in the Crockett Stakes at Moonee Valley.

The absence of quality fillies Eloping and Earthquake has paved the way to victory for Tawteen at Moonee Valley. more

Flemington trial win gets Vespa back on target
Fri, 24 Oct 2014

Vespa put his Melbourne spring campaign back on track with an impressive trial win at Flemington today. more

Queensland stakes boost welcomed
Fri, 24 Oct 2014

Racing Queensland's announcement of major prize-money boosts for the winter carnival has been well received by the local racing industry. more

Makybe Diva's dam dies
Fri, 24 Oct 2014

The broodmare who gave Australian racing Makybe Diva has died. more

The Cleaner out to be Cox Plate hero
Fri, 24 Oct 2014

The Cleaner has already put the town of Longford and trainer Mick Burles on the map. A Cox Plate win would put the horse alongside some of the sporting greats of Tasmania. more

McDonald out to atone
Fri, 24 Oct 2014

Having experienced the high pressure of riding a Cox Plate favourite, this year James McDonald is happy to be the underdog. more

Herbert keen on three-year-old prospects
Fri, 24 Oct 2014

A pair of last-start winners and a promising first-starter gives Cambridge trainer Anne Herbert a holiday weekend to look forward to. more

Battle Plan to uphold family record at Trentham
Fri, 24 Oct 2014

Battle Plan will attempt to complete a notable family double when he steps out for the first time at Trentham tomorrow. more

Prince Mambo on target for Riccarton
Fri, 24 Oct 2014

Go Racing manager Albert Bosma won't be surprised or disappointed if Prince Mambo finds one or two of the colt's Gr. 3 Sarten Memorial rivals too sharp for him on Monday. more

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Silent Achiever in the zone for her Cox Plate date
Thu, 23 Oct 2014
Cox Plate candidate Silent Achiever in her only previous appearance at Moonee Valley, winning the 2012 Crystal Mile.

One constant with Roger James is that he always measures his words. Another is that he knows how to get a horse up for the big event. Discussing tomorrow's (Saturday) A$3 million W S Cox Plate... more

Puccini to get back on track at Trentham
Thu, 23 Oct 2014
Puccini, pictured with co-trainer Jacob McKay, will be after an improved run in the Thomson Handicap at Trentham on Saturday

A trip to the races on the fourth Saturday in October has been on Puccini's radar for a long time, but it was never meant to be for the Gr. 3 TBS Thompson Handicap at Trentham... more

Albany Reunion restarts campaign at Ellerslie
Thu, 23 Oct 2014

Having recovered from the virus that put paid to an Emirates Stakes campaign in Melbourne, Albany Reunion returns to the scene of his greatest triumph to get his campaign back on track in... more

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014

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