News About: 2012 Mackinnon Stakes

Alcopop Scores First Group 1 in Mackinnon Stakes

Alcopop Scores First Group 1 in Mackinnon Stakes

3 Nov, 2012

Veteran Adelaide gelding Alcopop broke his Group 1 drought in the Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) at Flemington today in what was a tough staying test.

Alcopop was too strong in the Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Last year’s winner Glass Harmonium overcame his well-documented barrier problems to assume the early lead, …

Myer Over Mackinnon for Secret Admirer

Myer Over Mackinnon for Secret Admirer

30 Oct, 2012

Grahame Begg has opted to race Secret Admirer in the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington this Saturday instead of taking on Cox Plate winner Ocean Park in the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m).

Secret Admirer heads to the Group 1 Myer Classic at Flemington on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart.

The five-year-old mare …