News About: McNeil Stakes

Blinkers fire up Hardham for Danehill Stakes

Blinkers fire up Hardham for Danehill Stakes

6 Sep, 2016

A dashing gallop with the blinkers on at Caulfield this morning has convinced trainer Mick Price to run Hardham in the Group 2 $200,000 Danehill Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Defcon, above in green colours, is the early favourite for the Danehill Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Price had originally planned …

Defcon To Danehill Stakes After McNeil Stakes Win

Defcon To Danehill Stakes After McNeil Stakes Win

27 Aug, 2016

Defcon will head to the 2016 Danehill Stakes in a fortnight after he squeezed along the inside to record a thrilling victory in the 2016 McNeil Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

Defcon made a very impressive return to racing in the McNeil Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Dwayne Dunn elected …

McNeil Stakes favourite Hardham can earn Golden Rose Stakes

McNeil Stakes favourite Hardham can earn Golden Rose Stakes

25 Aug, 2016

Lightly raced colt Hardham can earn himself a start in the Golden Rose Stakes if he can win the Group 3 $150,000 H.D.F. McNeil Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Damien Oliver, above, rides McNeil Stakes favourite Hardham at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trained Mick Price thinks that Hardham will be better suited …

Hardham the pick of Price’s 2 in H.D.F. McNeil Stakes

Hardham the pick of Price’s 2 in H.D.F. McNeil Stakes

23 Aug, 2016

Caulfield track man Rob Nicholson has selected Hardham as the pick of trainer Mick Price’s two entries for the Group 3 $150,000 H.D.F. McNeil Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Damien Oliver, above, rode Hardham in an early morning gallop at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Hardham worked with McNeil Stakes entrant and stablemate …

Luke Nolen set to return to the saddle in C S Hayes Stakes

Luke Nolen set to return to the saddle in C S Hayes Stakes

16 Feb, 2016

Premiership winning jockey and Black Caviar’s regular rider Luke Nolen will make his long awaited returned to the saddle in the Group 3 $150,000 C S Hayes Stakes (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Luke Nolen above on the great Black Caviar. Photo by Bruno Cannatelli.

Nolen has been on the sidelines since July 4 last …

Price Happy With Manfred Stakes Duo

Price Happy With Manfred Stakes Duo

3 Feb, 2016

Mick Price has Ready For Victory and Prince Of Brooklyn set to run in the 2016 Manfred Stakes and the leading Melbourne trainer is happy with both horses ahead of their return to racing.

Ready For Victory is one of two Mick Price-trained horses in the 2016 Manfred Stakes. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Ready For …

Gold Symphony To Start Australian Guineas Campaign In Inglis Dash

Gold Symphony To Start Australian Guineas Campaign In Inglis Dash

15 Jan, 2016

The 2016 Australian Guineas will be the major autumn target for Gold Symphony, but trainer Peter Moody is still confident that the lightly-raced colt is ready to perform well in the Inglis Dash at Flemington tomorrow.

Gold Symphony will return to the races in the 2016 Inglis Dash at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne …

Gold Symphony To Resume In Inglis Dash

Gold Symphony To Resume In Inglis Dash

13 Jan, 2016

Gold Symphony was one of the early standout three-year-olds during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival and he is set to return to the races in the 2016 Inglis Dash at Flemington on Saturday.

Gold Symphony will return to the races in the 2016 Inglis Dash at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Gold …

Nordic Empire To Return In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

Nordic Empire To Return In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

16 Nov, 2015

Trainer Mick Price has confirmed that Nordic Empire will return in the 2015 Magic Millions Classic at Ballarat on Saturday.

Nordic Empire will contest the 2015 Magic Millions Classic at Ballarat this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Nordic Empire has not been seen at the races since he was gelded after finishing fourth …

Demonstrate On The Drift In Sandown Guineas Betting

Demonstrate On The Drift In Sandown Guineas Betting

13 Nov, 2015

Demonstrate is out to 2015 Sandown Guineas odds of $10, but trainer John O’Shea remains confident that the consistent gelding will perform well in the Group 2 event at Sandown tomorrow.

James McDonald will partner Demonstrate in the 2015 Sandown Guineas this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Demonstrate has only recorded two wins from 11 …