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Fell Swoop looking to go one better in 2017 T J Smith Stakes

Fell Swoop looking to go one better in 2017 T J Smith Stakes

18 Jan, 2017

Canberra trainer Matt Dale is looking forward to his smart sprinter Fell Swoop breaking through for his maiden Group 1 win during the Autumn Carnival and is hoping to go one better in this this year’s Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 1, the first day of ‘The …

Music Magnate to resume in Expressway Stakes

Music Magnate to resume in Expressway Stakes

17 Jan, 2017

Trainer Bjorn Baker is expecting his Group 1 winning sprinter Music Magnate to repeat his barrier trial winning performance when he resumes in the Group 2 $200,000 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on January 28.

Music Magnate, above blue and gold colours, is being set for the Expressway Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Dale Yet to Choose Autumn Launch Pad for Fell Swoop

Dale Yet to Choose Autumn Launch Pad for Fell Swoop

9 Jan, 2017

Trainer Matt Dale has revealed that he is yet to settle on the first-up target for stable star Fell Swoop during the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Racing Carnival.

Fell Swoop will be set for a third-up appearance in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes this time in. Photo: Steve Hart

Fell Swoop has been a standout …

T J Smith Stakes Autumn Target for Rebel Dane

T J Smith Stakes Autumn Target for Rebel Dane

13 Dec, 2016

Trainer Gary Portelli already has his sights set on the Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 1 for Rebel Dane after the veteran sprinter was well beaten in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin last Sunday.

Rebel Dane, above, will be set …

2016 Manikato Stakes Results: Rebel Dane Wins

2016 Manikato Stakes Results: Rebel Dane Wins

21 Oct, 2016

Veteran sprinter Rebel Dane upstaged a star-studded field to record an upset victory in the 2016 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Rebel Dane stunned his rivals to record an upset victory in the 2016 Manikato Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Rebel Dane was settled in the middle of the Manikato Stakes field …

2016 Manikato Stakes Form: Japonisme has to find best form

2016 Manikato Stakes Form: Japonisme has to find best form

21 Oct, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller admits that Japonisme has to find his winning Autumn Carnival form if he is to be competitive in the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Japonisme, above, is one of the outsiders of the Manikato Stakes field at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Japonisme is a …

2016 Manikato Stakes Betting: Money for Fell Swoop

2016 Manikato Stakes Betting: Money for Fell Swoop

21 Oct, 2016

Canberra trained sprinter Fell Swoop has continued to attract plenty of money and is now at single figure odds for the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Fell Swoop, above, has been well supported in the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Matt Dale trained Fell Swoop …

Mark Zahra picks up Manikato Stakes ride on English

Mark Zahra picks up Manikato Stakes ride on English

20 Oct, 2016

Melbourne jockey Mark Zahra has picked up the ride on Group 1 winning mare English in the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Jockey Mark Zahra, above, has been called up to ride English in the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Zahra has been called …

Track specialist Holler returns in the Manikato Stakes

Track specialist Holler returns in the Manikato Stakes

20 Oct, 2016

Track specialist Holler returns to Moonee Valley on Friday night to take on a slick field of sprinters in the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m).

Track specialist Holler, above, returns to Moonee Valley in the Manikato Stakes. Photo by

The John O’Shea trained Holler has visited Moonee Valley on three occasions for two wins …

Chautauqua dominates Manikato Stakes betting

Chautauqua dominates Manikato Stakes betting

19 Oct, 2016

The world’s number one rated sprinter Chautauqua dominates the betting for the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Chautauqua, above, is the dominant favourite for the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Punters look set to forgive Chautauqua’s first up defeat in the Group 1 …