News About: Manikato

No Scahill Stakes For Moment Of Change

No Scahill Stakes For Moment Of Change

25 Nov, 2014

Managing co-owner Rob Slade has confirmed that Moment Of Change will not contest the 2014 Scahill Stakes at Ascot next Saturday and will instead be sent for a brief stint in the spelling paddock.

Moment Of Change has been sent to the spelling paddock following his disappointing performance in the Winterbottom Stakes. Photo by: Race …

Buffering To Take Improvement Into Manikato Stakes

Buffering To Take Improvement Into Manikato Stakes

29 Sep, 2014

Buffering upset the world’s highest rated sprinter to win the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night and trainer Robert Heathcote believes that his star galloper may be able to produce an ever better performance in the 2014 Manikato Stakes at the same venue on October 24.

Robert Heathcote is delighted …

Manikato Stakes Confirmed As Next Start For Samaready

Manikato Stakes Confirmed As Next Start For Samaready

30 Sep, 2013

Trainer Mick Price has confirmed that Samaready will have her next race start in the Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on October 25 after she recorded her second win at Group 1 level in the Moir Stakes (1200m) on Friday night.

Samaready stamped herself as a leading sprinter with her dominant win …

Manikato Stakes prizemoney increased to Million dollars

Manikato Stakes prizemoney increased to Million dollars

17 Jun, 2013

The Group 1 Sportingbet Manikato Stakes will be run as a million dollar race this year following prizemoney increases announced by the Moonee Valley Racing Club over the weekend.

Sea Siren (blue and pink) winning last year's Manikato Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Manikato Stakes joins the Newmarket Handicap in the Autumn …

Sniper’s Bullet Aimed At Monumental Upset

Sniper’s Bullet Aimed At Monumental Upset

12 May, 2011

Sniper's Bullet

Snipers Bullet is one of those horses in the last few years that can lay claim to having attracted a real cult following.

He’s travelled all over Australia and the world and while his results of late haven’t been spectacular, he’s certainly earned his connections a very tidy income.

Unfortunately for him this …