News About: Shannon Stakes

Moral Victory to chase G1 win after Shannon Stakes victory

Moral Victory to chase G1 win after Shannon Stakes victory

24 Sep, 2016

Trainer Tim Martin will turn his attention to the Group 1 Toorak Handicap at Caulfield with Moral Victory who made it two wins on the trot in taking out the Group 2 $175,000 Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill today.

Moral Victory, above, scores back to back Rosehill wins with his victory in the Shannon Stakes. …

Pride Of Dubai among the nominations for the Expressway Stakes

Pride Of Dubai among the nominations for the Expressway Stakes

25 Jan, 2016

Dual Group 1 winner Pride Of Dubai is among the sixteen nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Dual G1 winner Pride Of Dubai is among the nominations for the Expressway Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Peter and Paul Snowden trained Pride Of Dubai was one …

Messene In Career Best Form Ahead Of Railway Stakes

Messene In Career Best Form Ahead Of Railway Stakes

18 Nov, 2015

Messene is currently available at 2015 Railway Stakes odds of $13, but co-trainer Wayne Hawkes believes that the talented galloper is in career best form ahead of the Group 1 event at Ascot on Saturday.

Messene has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2015 edition of the Railway …

Akavoroun Can Bounce Back In 2015 Sandown Stakes

Akavoroun Can Bounce Back In 2015 Sandown Stakes

13 Nov, 2015

Trainer Ciaron Maher is confident that Akavoroun can return to his best form when he contests the 2015 Sandown Stakes tomorrow afternoon.

Akavoroun has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Sandown Stakes this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Akavoroun started his 2015 Spring Racing Carnival with a fast-finishing second …

Vashka Upstages Under The Louvre In Moonga Stakes

Vashka Upstages Under The Louvre In Moonga Stakes

17 Oct, 2015

The consistent Vashka will head to the spelling paddock after he held off a fast-finishing Under The Louvre in the 2015 Moonga Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

Vashka held-off Under The Louvre to take out the Moonga Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Vashka was taken straight to the lead by jockey James …

No Epsom Handicap For Vashka Despite Shannon Stakes Win

No Epsom Handicap For Vashka Despite Shannon Stakes Win

26 Sep, 2015

Vashka returned to winning form with a tough victory in the 2015 Shannon Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon, but he is no certainty to contest the 2015 Epsom Handicap at Royal Randwick next weekend.

Vashka returned to winning form with a tough victory in the Shannon Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Vashka was slightly …

Shannon Stakes fancy Akavoroun could be surprsie Epsom runner

Shannon Stakes fancy Akavoroun could be surprsie Epsom runner

25 Sep, 2015

Trainer Ciaron Maher will consider the option of running Akavoroun in The Star Epsom if he were to win the Group 2 $175,000 Leonay Plumbing Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Akavoroun could be a surprise Epsom runner if he wins the Shannon Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Akavoroun is …

Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes: Ninth Legion out, Petrology in

Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes: Ninth Legion out, Petrology in

24 Sep, 2015

Ninth Legion has been scratched from the Group 1 $400,000 Anthea Crawford Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday paving the way for Petrology to take his place in the field.

Ninth Legion is out of the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes and will run in the Shannon Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve …

Ninth Legion Could Miss Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

Ninth Legion Could Miss Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

24 Sep, 2015

Ninth Legion has been included in the 2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes field, but co-trainer Wayne Hawkes has revealed that the talented gelding could remain in Sydney for the 2015 Shannon Stakes.

Ninth Legion could be scratched from the 2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Ninth Legion returned to the races with …

Team Hawkes has strength in numbers in Shannon Stakes

Team Hawkes has strength in numbers in Shannon Stakes

23 Sep, 2015

Team Hawkes has strength in numbers with Messene, Ninth Legion and God’s In Him all accepting for the Group 2 $175,000 Leonay Plumbing Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Ninth Legion is one of three Team Hawkes runners in the Shannon Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ninth Legion put in a solid …