News About: Craig Newitt

Victoria Derby Trip A Concern For Moonovermanhattan

Victoria Derby Trip A Concern For Moonovermanhattan

31 Oct, 2014

Moonovermanhattan is taking winning form into the 2014 Victoria Derby, but trainer Mick Price admits that there is a question mark over the ability of the Manhattan Rain colt to run out a strong 2500 metres.

Moonovermanhattan is rated one of the main dangers to Hampton Court in the 2014 Victoria Derby at Flemington tomorrow. …

Victoria Derby awaits Moonovemanhattan after Moonee Valley Vase win

Victoria Derby awaits Moonovemanhattan after Moonee Valley Vase win

25 Oct, 2014

The Victoria Derby awaits the Mick Price trained three year old Moonovermanhattan following his win in the Group 2 $200,000 Dilmah Exceptional Teas Vase (2040m) at Moonee Valley today.

Moonovermanhattan will now head to the Victoria Derby after winning the Moonee Valley Vase at Moonee Valley. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Price will be looking to …

2014 Cox Plate: Waterhouse Delighted With Her Duo

2014 Cox Plate: Waterhouse Delighted With Her Duo

25 Oct, 2014

Gai Waterhouse has both Wandjina and Almalad in the 2014 Cox Plate field and the leading Sydney trainer is delighted with both her chances in the Group 1 event at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Almalad has been the best backed runner of the two Gai Waterhouse-trained horses in the 2014 Cox Plate. Photo by: Race …

2014 Manikato Stakes Results: Lankan Rupee Wins

2014 Manikato Stakes Results: Lankan Rupee Wins

24 Oct, 2014

Lankan Rupee led from start to finish to record a narrow win in a remarkable edition of the 2014 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley tonight.

Lankan Rupee (inside) holds on to win the Group 1 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Sarah Ebbett

Jockey Craig Newitt was criticized  for being too conservative on Lankan …

Lankan Rupee ready to fire in Manikato Stakes

Lankan Rupee ready to fire in Manikato Stakes

24 Oct, 2014

Caulfield trainer Mick Price has his star sprinter Lankan Rupee ready to ‘fire like a bullet’ in tonight’s Group 1 $1m Sportingbet Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley.

Lankan Rupee, yellow, red and lime colours, is hoping to turn the tables on Buffering , blue, in the Manikato Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia…

2014 Cox Plate: Newitt Hoping Almalad Can Bounce Back

2014 Cox Plate: Newitt Hoping Almalad Can Bounce Back

24 Oct, 2014

Jockey Craig Newitt is hoping that Almalad can bounce back to his best form in the 2014 Cox Plate after he finished a disappointing eighth in the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m) on October 11.

Almalad will return to Moonee Valley for the 2014 Cox Plate tomorrow. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Almalad went …

2014 Manikato Stakes: Terravista Arrives In Melbourne

2014 Manikato Stakes: Terravista Arrives In Melbourne

23 Oct, 2014

2014 Manikato Stakes favourite Terravista has arrived in Melbourne and trainer Joe Pride confirmed that the talented sprinter had no issues handling his first interstate tripe.

Terravista has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2014 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Newitt Hopeful Seismos Can Be Caulfield Cup Winner

Newitt Hopeful Seismos Can Be Caulfield Cup Winner

18 Oct, 2014

The 2014 Caulfield Cup winner will be decided this afternoon and jockey Craig Newitt believes that Seismos is worthy of being considered one of the leading chances for the Group 1 event.

Craig Newitt is hoping to win his first Caulfield Cup when he rides Seismos in the Group 1 event this afternoon. Photo by: …

Seismos could be a good Caulfield Cup result for Newitt

Seismos could be a good Caulfield Cup result for Newitt

16 Oct, 2014

Top Melbourne jockey Craig Newitt is expecting a good Caulfield Cup result from the former German stayer Seismos after partnering him in his final serious hit out before Saturday at the TAB International Horse Centre in Werribee this morning.

Jockey Craig Newitt will ride Seismos in the Caulfield Cup at Caulfield. Photo by Race Horse …

Lankan Rupee On Track For Manikato Stakes

Lankan Rupee On Track For Manikato Stakes

14 Oct, 2014

Jockey Craig Newitt is confident that Lankan Rupee will be at peak fitness in the 2014 Manikato Stakes after he galloped strongly at Caulfield this morning.

Lankan Rupee suffered a surprise loss to Buffering in the Moir Stakes, but jockey Craig Newitt is confident that he can return to winning form in the Manikato Stakes. …