McEwen stakes News

2016 McEwen Stakes Odds and Betting Update

2016 McEwen Stakes Odds and Betting Update
September 1st, 2016

Ten sprinters will line up for the Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Heatherly has returned to racing in typically smart form this time and remains a clear $2.90 favourite…

2016 McEwen Stakes an Option for Wild Rain

2016 McEwen Stakes an Option for Wild Rain
July 19th, 2016

Talented mare Wild Rain will be kept to a light spring preparation following an impressive stakes win first-up at Caulfield over the weekend, and may look to races like the 2016 McEwen Stakes (1000m) as potential targets as a result. Wild Rain has been a strong and consistent performer for…

2015 McEwen Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2015 McEwen Stakes Tips and Betting Preview
September 3rd, 2015

Fifteen talented sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Chautauqua ($2.20) is undoubtedly the class horse of the 2015 McEwen Stakes field…

Chautauqua Vulnerable in 2015 McEwen Stakes

Chautauqua Vulnerable in 2015 McEwen Stakes
September 3rd, 2015

Team Hawkes are pleased with the building condition of champion sprinter Chautauqua, but admit the Group 1 winner may be vulnerable first-up and over the distance in Saturday’s 2015 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley. Chautauqua returned in autumn in typically brilliant form; winning the Group 2 Rubiton Stakes (1100m)…

2015 McEwen Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw

2015 McEwen Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw
September 2nd, 2015

Fifteen talented sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley; highlighted by the inclusion of several previous winners at the highest level and some of the best most exciting Spring Carnival prospects. Kuro has been transferred to the care of…

Group 1 Winners Included in 2015 McEwen Stakes Nominations

Group 1 Winners Included in 2015 McEwen Stakes Nominations
August 31st, 2015

Twenty-two sprinters have been included in nominations for Saturday’s Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse; highlighted by the pending appearances of several previous winners at the highest level. Chautauqua broke through for a maiden win at the highest level during The Championships and has been included in…

Freedman Eyeing 2015 McEwen Stakes with Kuro

Freedman Eyeing 2015 McEwen Stakes with Kuro
August 31st, 2015

Kuro has been transferred to the care of Team Freedman for his 2015 Spring Carnival campaign, and may return to competition in Saturday’s Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday after impressing in a barrier trial last week. Kuro has been a strong and consistent performer for…

2015 McEwen Stakes First-Up for Angelic Light

2015 McEwen Stakes First-Up for Angelic Light
July 20th, 2015

Trainer Robbie Griffiths has been pleased with the form and class displayed by Angelic Light in the lead up to her 2015 Spring Carnival return and has revealed he would like to saddle the talented mare in the Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) first-up. Angelic Light spent more than a…

Angelic Light upstages Lankan Rupee – McEwen Stakes Results 2014

Angelic Light upstages Lankan Rupee – McEwen Stakes Results 2014
September 6th, 2014

The World’s top ranked sprinter Lankan Rupee has been upstaged by $20 outsider Angelic Miss in the 2014 Group 2 McEwen Stakes at Moonee Valley. In Lankan Rupee’s first race of the new season, the 5-year-old Redoute’s Choice gelding was sent out the $1.22 favourite in the nine horse field….

2014 McEwen Stakes Betting Preview and Tips

2014 McEwen Stakes Betting Preview and Tips
September 5th, 2014

Just nine runners have been confirmed to take their places in this weekend’s Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse, offering punters excellent value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning bet. Having returned to the track in perfect form this year, the…