News About: Mark Zahra

Dam Ready can finish in the money in Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

Dam Ready can finish in the money in Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

11 Jan, 2017

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes is confident Dam Ready can finish in the prizemoney in the $2m Gold Coast Magic Millions 3yo Guineas (1400m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Mark Zahra, above, will ride Dam Ready in the Magic Millions 3yo Guineas at the Gold Coast. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

While Hayes …

Inside barrier gives Madeenaty top chance in Magic Millions 2yo Classic

Inside barrier gives Madeenaty top chance in Magic Millions 2yo Classic

11 Jan, 2017

Victorian filly Madeenaty has drawn the perfect barrier to give Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes his best chance of winning his first $2m Jeep Magic Millions 2yo Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Madeenaty, above, will jump from the inside barrier in the Magic Millions 2yo Classic at the Gold Coast. Photo by …

Negative 2017 Standish Handicap Weights Reaction

Negative 2017 Standish Handicap Weights Reaction

29 Dec, 2016

The racing community has reacted negatively to the handicapping situation in Melbourne that has all runners in Sunday’s Standish Handicap 2017 field equal on 58kg at Flemington Racecourse.

Adelaide mare Cavaloce meets all 10 rivals in the Standish Handicap at Flemington on New Year’s Day equal at 58kg. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Originally the Darren Weir-trained …

Gold Coast Next for Wyong Magic Millions 2YO Classic Winner Madeenaty

Gold Coast Next for Wyong Magic Millions 2YO Classic Winner Madeenaty

22 Dec, 2016

Two-year-old Madeenaty has stamped herself as the filly to beat on the Gold Coast in January with a smart win in the Wyong Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1100m) this afternoon.

Madeenaty (pictured winning at Flemington) is the Wyong Magic Millions 2YO Classic winner. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Madeenaty was undoubtedly the class horse of the …

Zahra Confident in Madeenaty Ahead of Wyong Magic Millions

Zahra Confident in Madeenaty Ahead of Wyong Magic Millions

20 Dec, 2016

Jockey Mark Zahra is confident that Madeenaty will comfortably handle the conditions when she lines up for the Wyong Magic Millions 2.y.o Classic (1200m) on Thursday afternoon.

Madeenaty will make her third career start at Wyong on Thursday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Madeenaty has quickly stamped herself as a filly to follow through her two …

King’s Authority to Target 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes

King’s Authority to Target 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes

19 Dec, 2016

Mick Price has underlined the 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes as a target for King’s Authority after the two-year-old stormed home to post a dominant win on debut at Flemington over the weekend.

King’s Authority stamped himself as a Blue Diamond prospect with a smart win on debut at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos…

Conditions Suggest Lucia Valentina Could be Cox Plate Winner

Conditions Suggest Lucia Valentina Could be Cox Plate Winner

22 Oct, 2016

Weather conditions in the greater Melbourne metropolitan region through the last 24 hours have undoubtedly strengthened Lucia Valentina’s chances of being crowned the 2016 Cox Plate winner at Moonee Valley in just over half an hour.

Lucia Valentina will leave from barrier 9 in the Cox Plate this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A noted …

Vadamos’ Cox Plate Odds Continue To Lengthen

Vadamos’ Cox Plate Odds Continue To Lengthen

21 Oct, 2016

Vadamos is out to 2016 Cox Plate odds of $19 and the French galloper continues to drift ahead of the Group 1 event at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Vadamos will be the sole international representative in the 2016 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Vadamos was as short as …

2016 Cox Plate: Mark Zahra confirmed for Vadamos

2016 Cox Plate: Mark Zahra confirmed for Vadamos

21 Oct, 2016

Melbourne jockey Mark Zahra has been confirmed as the new rider for French raider Vadamos in the Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

French galloper Vadamos, above, will be ridden by Mark Zahra in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Racing Victoria Stewards released a …

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 …