News About: Manawanui

Let’s Make It Rain can cause Golden Rose Stakes upset: Clark

Let’s Make It Rain can cause Golden Rose Stakes upset: Clark

9 Sep, 2015

Widely travelled jockey Tim Clark is not ruling out an upset win by his mount Let’s Make It Rain in the Group 1 $1m De Bortoli Wines Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Let’s Make It Rain is the outsider of the field in the Golden Rose Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve …

Manawanui Banned from Racing after Second Bleeding Attack

Manawanui Banned from Racing after Second Bleeding Attack

3 Mar, 2015

Six-year-old gelding Manawanui received a lifetime ban from racing in Australia after suffering a bleeding attack during a Rosehill barrier trial this morning (Tuesday).

Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes winner Manawanui has been banned from racing following his second bleeding attack. Photo by Steve Hart.

It was the second bleed during competition for the Group …

Epsom Handicap Start On The Line For Rock Sturdy In Shannon Stakes

Epsom Handicap Start On The Line For Rock Sturdy In Shannon Stakes

24 Sep, 2014

Trainer Joseph Pride has revealed that Rock Sturdy will need to run well in the 2014 Shannon Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday to be any chance of backing up in the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick a week later.

Rock Sturdy will likely need to win the 2014 Shannon Stakes to …

Manawanui scores upset win in Bill Ritchie Handicap

Manawanui scores upset win in Bill Ritchie Handicap

20 Sep, 2014

Injury plagued six year old Manawanui produced an outstanding first up effort to score an upset win in the Group 3 $125,000 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Randwick today.

Manawanui, green, black sleeves, finishes too strongly to beat Rock Sturdy in the Bill Ritches Handicap at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The outsider of the …

Manawanui To Resume In Bill Ritchie Handicap

Manawanui To Resume In Bill Ritchie Handicap

16 Sep, 2014

Group 1 winner Manawanui is set to return to racing in the 2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap at Royal Randwick on Saturday after he won a barrier trial at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Manawanui will be returning to the races for the first time in almost a year in the Bill Ritchie Handicap. Photo by: Race …

Cox Plate Hopeful Dan Excel Performs Well In Barrier Trial

Cox Plate Hopeful Dan Excel Performs Well In Barrier Trial

16 Sep, 2014

Hong Kong-trained Dan Excel continued his builds towards the 2014 Cox Plate with a strong performance in a barrier trial over 1030 metres at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Tommy Berry was happy with the performance of Dan Excel in a barrier trial at Rosehill Gardens this morning. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Dan Excel contested the …

Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes The Spring Goal For Manawanui

Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes The Spring Goal For Manawanui

28 Jul, 2014

Manawanui has not been seen at the races since Caulfield Cup Day last year, but trainer Ron Leemon is eyeing the Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on September 28 with the Group 1 winner.

Manawanui has not recorded a race win since he took out the 2011 edition of the Mitchelton …

Manawanui Looking To Turn Around Form In The Shorts

Manawanui Looking To Turn Around Form In The Shorts

21 Sep, 2013

Former star three-year-old Manawanui will have the opportunity to turn around his poor form as an older horse when he contests the Group 2 The Shorts (1100m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Manawanui will return to the races in The Shorts at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Manawanui was one of the …

Epaulette gets 56kg when Stradbroke Handicap weights released

Epaulette gets 56kg when Stradbroke Handicap weights released

27 May, 2013

As expected Doomben 10,000 winner Epaulette was allotted 56kg for the Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 8 when weights were released today by Racing Queensland handicapper Nathan Bourke.

Buffering will carry the topweight of 58kg in the Stradbroke Handicap. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Now trainer Peter Snowden has …

Manawanui to figure in the finish of Doomben 10,000

Manawanui to figure in the finish of Doomben 10,000

24 May, 2013

A Rosehill barrier trial win has convinced trainer Ron Leemon that Manawanui will be right in the finish of the Group 1 $650,000 Carlton Mid Doomben 10,000 (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Manawanui is ready to produce his best in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Leemon took Manawanui to Rosehill to …