News About: 2011 Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Spacecraft Could Endanger Whobegotyou’s Dato Tan Chin Nam Hopes

Spacecraft Could Endanger Whobegotyou’s Dato Tan Chin Nam Hopes

9 Sep, 2011

Spacecraft could be a danger to Whobegotyou in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Trainer David Hayes is confident that little known Spacecraft is capable of outdoing overwhelming favourite Whobegotyou in tomorrow’s Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley.

Spacecraft has had just one start for Hayes and was originally trained by Danny O’Brien …

Alcopop’s Spring Carnival Campaign Appears Promising

Alcopop’s Spring Carnival Campaign Appears Promising

7 Sep, 2011

Alcopop will begin his spring campaign in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Jake Stephens’ Alcopop is set to begin his Melbourne spring campaign in this Saturday’s Group 2 Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley.

The seven-year-old gelding looks primed to tackle the quality opposition in the weight-for-age feature after winning the Listed …

Nothing But Joyous News For Waterhouse

Nothing But Joyous News For Waterhouse

22 Aug, 2011

More Joyous has been cleared to travel to Melbourne for the spring and will likely resume in the Group 1 Manikato Stakes

More Joyous has been given the all-clear to travel to Melbourne to begin her spring racing carnival by trainer Gai Waterhouse.

The five-year-old competed in her first barrier trial last Friday since resuming …

Moonee Valley Announces Prize Money Cut To Spring Races

Moonee Valley Announces Prize Money Cut To Spring Races

29 Jul, 2011

The Moonee Valley Racing Club has cut prize money for two features races in September.

The changes, which will come into effect from this year, affect both the Group 2 Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes and the Group 3 McEwan Stakes.

The 1,600 metre Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes was slashed in prize money from …

Racing Victoria Assured Of First International Melbourne Cup Runner

Racing Victoria Assured Of First International Melbourne Cup Runner

24 May, 2011

South Africa’s Gitano Hernando is being aimed at this year’s Melbourne Cup after winning the $2.27 million Singapore Cup last Sunday.

Racing Victoria’s international recruitment officer Leigh Jordan was in Singapore for the race and is in discussions with Gitano Hernando’s trainer, Herman Brown, to bring the horse over for the $6 million race.

Mr …