Australia Stakes Field – 2016

The Final Field has been released for the 2016 Australia Stakes which is to be run at Moonee Valley on Saturday 23rd, January 2016 at 4:46PM. View the Australia Stakes Field.


No Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight
1 REBEL DANE Gary Portelli Brenton Avdulla 6 58.5kg
2 MOURINHO Peter Gelagotis Vlad Duric 2 58.5kg
3 HUCKLEBUCK Phillip Stokes Dom Tourneur 11 58.5kg
4 TRUST IN A GUST Darren Weir Brad Rawiller 13 58.5kg
5 IT IS WRITTEN Robbie Griffiths Matthew Allen 4 58.5kg
6 CHURCHILL DANCER David Hayes & Tom Dabernig Nicholas Hall 12 58.5kg
7 RICHIE’S VIBE Paul Beshara Damien Oliver 3 58.5kg
8 DURENDAL Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra Damian Lane 5 58.5kg
9 WRITTEN UP George Osborne Craig Newitt 10 58.5kg
10 KIEVANN Stephen Brown Steven Arnold 1 58.5kg
11 SIRBIBLE Russell Bell Jye McNeil (a) 7 58.5kg
12 RAGEESE Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Dwayne Dunn 9 55kg
13 HOLLER John O’Shea Craig Williams 8 55kg


Triple Crown-winning Horse of the Year American Pharoah has been chosen the World’s Best Racehorse by the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities.

The award presented on Tuesday is the latest for the champion colt who swept the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes before capping his career with a victory in the Breeders’ Cup Classic.

Golden Horn finished second. The England-based colt won the Epsom Derby, the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe and finished second to Found in the Breeders’ Cup Turf.

The award is determined by performance-based rankings from international handicappers.

American Pharoah is retired and standing at Ashford Stud in Versailles, Kentucky.

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