News About: Midnight Martini

Favourites continue to get beaten in Matriarch Stakes

Favourites continue to get beaten in Matriarch Stakes

10 Nov, 2012

This year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival continued to prove costly for punters with another short priced favourite getting beaten in the Group 2 $300,000 Matriarch Stakes (2000m) at Flemington today.

Midnight Martini upset the favourite to win in the Group 2 Matriarch Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

New Zealand mare Silent Achiever ($2 fav) …

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

27 Oct, 2011

Chris Munce's Melbourne Cup ride Tullamore is looking more likely of making the final field

Brisbane’s leading jockey Chris Munce may gain the key ride of Dowager Queen during the Flemington Spring Carnival through an old acquaintance.

The Graeme Rogerson trained filly will contest the $302,000 Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) on Saturday at Flemington …

Foreteller’s Mackinnon mission after winning David Jones Cup at Caulfield

Foreteller’s Mackinnon mission after winning David Jones Cup at Caulfield

15 Oct, 2011

Foreteller wins the David Jones Cup

Sydney galloper Foreteller has earned another shot at a Group 1 race after a last to first win in the Group 3 David Jones Cup(2000m) at Caulfield today.

The Chris Waller trained gelding did much wrong but prevailed in a thrilling finish that saw five horses across the track …

Green Moon Scrapes Into Caulfield Cup Field

Green Moon Scrapes Into Caulfield Cup Field

11 Oct, 2011

The Caulfield Cup final field has been released to reveal a full field of 18 runners plus four emergencies for the $2.5 million race in Melbourne this Saturday.

Newcastle Cup winner Green Moon, along with Macedonian, managed to sneak into Caulfield Cup contention after originally being equal 17th in the ballot order with first …