News About: Mark Kavanagh

Moir Stakes Next for McEwen Stakes Winner Wild Rain

Moir Stakes Next for McEwen Stakes Winner Wild Rain

3 Sep, 2016

Wild Rain has completed an impressive start-to-finish performance to take out the Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Wild Rain (inside) held off Furnaces and Heatherly to win the Group 2 McEwen Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Wild Rain carried winning form into the McEwen Stakes this afternoon, but …

Oliver hands up Warwick Stakes ride on Lucia Valentina to Kerrin McEvoy

Oliver hands up Warwick Stakes ride on Lucia Valentina to Kerrin McEvoy

11 Aug, 2016

Damien Oliver will hand up the ride on Lucia Valentina to Kerrin McEvoy when the Group 1 winning mare resumes in the Group 2 $250,000 Warwick Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on August 20.

Kerrin McEvoy will ride Lucia Valentina, above with trainer Kris Lees, in the Warwick Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Wild Rain in for light Spring preparation

Wild Rain in for light Spring preparation

18 Jul, 2016

Last Saturday’s brilliant first up Caulfield winner Wild Rain will have a light Spring Carnival campaign before being prepared for the Magic Millions Carnival in January next year.

Wild Rain, above, with Damien Oliver in the saddle score a comfortable win in the Sir John Monash Stakes at Caulfield. Phoyo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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O’Brien And Kavanagh Handed Lengthy Bans

O’Brien And Kavanagh Handed Lengthy Bans

20 Jan, 2016

The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board handed Victorian trainers Danny O’Brien and Mark Kavanagh lengthy disqualifications for administering cobalt to their horses in 2014.

Mark Kavanagh and Danny O’Brien have both received lengthy suspensions from the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

O’Brien was found guilty of administering cobalt Bullpit, …

Illustrious Lad On Trial In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

Illustrious Lad On Trial In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

19 Nov, 2015

Illustrious Lad is set to return to the races in the 2015 Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Classic at Ballarat on Saturday and trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed that the promising galloper is on trial for bigger and better things.

Illustrious Lad will start his summer campaign in the 2015 Ballarat Magic Millions Classic this …

Tommy Berry will be fit to ride Iron Boss in Victoria Derby

Tommy Berry will be fit to ride Iron Boss in Victoria Derby

29 Oct, 2015

Iron Boss might be a $41 outsider in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m), but Tommy Berry is determined to be fit to ride the Mark Kavanagh trained colt at Flemington on Saturday.

Tommy Berry, above, will be fit to ride Iron Boss in the Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo by Race Horse …

Magicool At Massive Caulfield Cup Odds

Magicool At Massive Caulfield Cup Odds

17 Oct, 2015

Magicool is currently available at 2015 Caulfield Cup odds and will record the biggest upset in the modern history of the race if he is successful this afternoon.

Magicool has been unable to replicate the form that saw him take out the Queensland Derby during the 2015 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. Photo by: Daniel Costello…

Kavanagh Not Expecting Much From Magicool In 2015 Memsie Stakes

Kavanagh Not Expecting Much From Magicool In 2015 Memsie Stakes

26 Aug, 2015

Magicool will return to the races in the 2015 Memsie Stakes, but trainer Mark Kavanagh is not expecting a great deal from the Queensland Derby winner in the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Magicool will return to the races for the first time since he scored an impressive win in the 2015 Queensland …

Wild Rain To The Paddock After Lightning Stakes Win

Wild Rain To The Paddock After Lightning Stakes Win

27 Jul, 2015

Talented filly Wild Rain has been sent for a well-deserved stint in the spelling paddock after she claimed maiden black-type win in the 2015 Lightning Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

Wild Rain claimed the biggest win of her racing career to date in the 2015 edition of the Lightning Stakes. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

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Griffiths and Tourneur team up again for another Lightning Stakes win

Griffiths and Tourneur team up again for another Lightning Stakes win

24 Jul, 2015

Cranbourne trainer Robbie Griffiths will team up again with top Adelaide jockey Dom Tourneur when Pride Rock steps out in the Listed $100,000 Lightning Stakes (1050m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Jockey Dom Tourneur will team up again with trainer Robbie Griffiths when Pride Rock contests the Lightning Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

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