News About: Schweppes Stakes

Redzel Takes on Sprint Stars in AJ Moir Stakes

Redzel Takes on Sprint Stars in AJ Moir Stakes

26 Sep, 2016

Co-trainer Peter Snowden believes the stable’s in-form sprinter Redzel is going too well not to take a crack at the Group 1 field of stars set to line-up at Moonee Valley in Friday evening’s A.J. Moir Stakes.

Speedy sprinter Redzel takes on a Group 1 winning field at Moonee Valley in the 2016 AJ Moir …

Moir Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

Moir Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

26 Sep, 2016

Team Hawkes welcome their stable star Chautauqua back to the races under the lights at Moonee Valley on Friday night with the champion sprinter one of 11 nominations taken for the Moir Stakes.

Champion grey sprinter Chautauqua returns to racing in the 2016 AJ Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo: Steve Hart.…

Snitzerland On Track For Moir Stakes After Barrier Trial Victory

Snitzerland On Track For Moir Stakes After Barrier Trial Victory

17 Sep, 2013

Trainer Gerald Ryan has confirmed that Snitzerland will contest the Moir Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley first-up on September 27 after the classy mare recorded an impressive victory in a barrier trial over 900 metres at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Snitzerland will return to Moonee Valley for the first time since her victory in the …

Black Caviar Posts 15th Unbeaten Victory In Schweppes Stakes

Black Caviar Posts 15th Unbeaten Victory In Schweppes Stakes

22 Oct, 2011

Black Caviar easily wins the Schweppes Stakes at Moonee Valley

Black Caviar has extended her reign as Australia’s queen of racing by winning the $300,000 Schweppes Stakesat Moonee Valley today.

The brilliant five-year-old mare was never tested as she out-sprinted her competitors in the 1,200 metre race.

Stablemate Doubtful Jack proved the best of the …

Moonee Valley – Cox Plate Day track and scratchings

Moonee Valley – Cox Plate Day track and scratchings

22 Oct, 2011
All is set for a bumper day at Moonee Valley with the track a dead four and the rail in the true position. There are no extra scratchings in the Cox Plate other than those that came out during the week – Descarado and Yosei. There are 14 scratchings at the Moonee Valley meet.
Moody Weighs Into Black Caviar Barrier Debate

Moody Weighs Into Black Caviar Barrier Debate

21 Oct, 2011

Peter Moody (left) with Black Caviar

Peter Moody has defended his request to have Black Caviar separated from Here De Angels in tomorrow’s Schweppes Stakes saying it was his duty as a trainer.

Moody is under extreme pressure to keep Black Caviar sound and to keep her winning and he suggested he was prepared to …

Here De Angels’ Trainer Labels Special Treatment “Disgraceful”

Here De Angels’ Trainer Labels Special Treatment “Disgraceful”

21 Oct, 2011

Here De Angels has been been moved out one barrier because of previous bad behaviour

Trainer Wendy Roche has hit out against plans to give super mare Black Caviar special treatment at the barriers for tomorrow’s Schweppes Stakes at Moonee Valley.

Roche’s Here De Angels has been shifted from gate five to six in the …

Black Caviar Kept Safe After Barrier Stall Switch

Black Caviar Kept Safe After Barrier Stall Switch

20 Oct, 2011

Black Caviar with have a vacant barrier between her and Here De Angels

Black Caviar’s celebrity status appears to have led to her fellow Schweppes Stakes competitor Here De Angels being shifted in the barriers.

The eight-year-old-gelding has a history of acting up in the barrier stalls and Racing Victoria has gone to new lengths …

Black Caviar’s Schweppes Stakes Odds Make History

Black Caviar’s Schweppes Stakes Odds Make History

20 Oct, 2011

Black Caviar will be the shortest priced favourite in a Group race for half a century

Black Caviar will become the shortest priced favourite in a Group level race for half a century when she runs in this weekend’s Group 2 Schweppes Stakes at Moonee Valley.

The unbeaten superstar has overcome all rivals and every …

Lazy Days For Unbeatable Black Caviar

Lazy Days For Unbeatable Black Caviar

10 Oct, 2011

Black Caviar will have some time to relax before her next race

After seemingly cantering to victory in the Schillaci Stakes Black Caviar has earned herself some r and r time as she waits for her next start in the Schweppes Stakes (Moir Stakes).

While that will be her second for the spring and then …