Wyong Cup nominations – 2016

View the nominations for the 2016 Wyong Cup. The Wyong Cup will be run on Friday 2nd September at Wyong racecourse.

HorseSexAgeTrainer
1ALEGRIAM5John O’Shea
2GET ON THE GRANGEG7Allan Kehoe
3HALFWAY TO HEAVENG6Bob Haire
4JUNOOB (GB)G9Chris Waller
5LOOPHOLE (NZ)G7Chris Waller
6OLYMPIC ACADEMYG6Kris Lees
7ORBEC (FR)G6John P Thompson
8PARAGONG5John Sargent
9PRAKTICALITYG7Tess Wilkes
10QUARTERMASTERG6Paul Perry
11SACRED MASTER (NZ)G5Chris Waller
12SLOW PACE (USA)G9Kris Lees
13SONG AND LAUGHTERM7Jim Litt

News:

Hong Kong champion Joao Moreira has dominated the Sapporo meeting in Japan with six winners but has still failed to defend the World All Star Jockeys’ title.

His haul on Sunday came in races outside the designated events for the series won by Japan-based Italian Mirco Demuro with Australia’s Craig Williams sixth of the 14 riders.

Moreira finished fifth in the series held over two days.

It was his last meeting of an off-season stint in Japan ahead of the renewal of racing in Hong Kong on Saturday.

“Of course it is fantastic to ride so many winners. It’s been an amazing experience,” Moreira told the South China Morning Post.

“But part of the reason I came here was to make sure I start the season at home as fit as I can be, and I think I have done that.”

Moreira rode a record 168 winners in Hong last season.

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