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Satin Shoes Gets New Jockey In McEwan Stakes

Satin Shoes Gets New Jockey In McEwan Stakes

9 Sep, 2011

Trainer Clarry Conners has turned to jockey Lisa Cropp to ride his stable star Satin Shoes in this weekend’s McEwan Stakes at Moonee Valley.

Regular rider Michael Rodd was unable to make the 50 kilogram weight in the race and will instead ride Mark Kavanagh’s Shrapnel.

Conners is hopeful the light weight will be the …

Hong Kong Star Happy Zero Begins Australian Campaign

Hong Kong Star Happy Zero Begins Australian Campaign

8 Sep, 2011

Hong Kong superstar Happy Zero will be having his first Australian start for trainer Wayne Hawkes in the Group 3 McEwan Stakes at Moonee Valley.

The seven-year-old was previously trained in Hong Kong by John Moore but was transferred to Australia after his 22nd place finish in the Group 1 Golden Jubilee Stakes in …

Moonee Valley Announces Prize Money Cut To Spring Races

Moonee Valley Announces Prize Money Cut To Spring Races

29 Jul, 2011

The Moonee Valley Racing Club has cut prize money for two features races in September.

The changes, which will come into effect from this year, affect both the Group 2 Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes and the Group 3 McEwan Stakes.

The 1,600 metre Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes was slashed in prize money from …