The Wingman wins last race at Moonee Valley – Race 8 Results

The Wingman wins Race 8 at Moonee Valley

The Wingman wins Race 8 at Moonee Valley in the Australian colours

The Wingman has caused an upset in the final race of the night at Moonee Valley, winning the $80,000 Legends After The Last Premium Handicap over 1600m.

The Wingman, with jockey Peter Mertens wearing the Australian colours, beat home more fancied rivals to take the win by 0.8 of a length from Itimio with Spontaneous taking third.

Race favourite Zizz could only manage 7th in the eleven horse field.

5-year-old gelding The Wingman, trained by Tony Vasil, was jumping in his 20th career start and tonight’s win brings his number of first places to 6.

Moonee Valley Race 8 Results – Legends After The Last Premium Handicap

Horse Jockey Finish Starting Price
THE WINGMAN(NZ) PETER MERTENS 1st $8
ITIMIO CRAIG NEWITT 2nd $7.50
SPONTANEOUS(NZ) GLEN BOSS 3rd $8
MEGA EXCEL MICHAEL RODD 4th $7.50
MOULIN BLEU JACK HILL 5th $7.50
DISCO DAN JASON MASKIELL 6th $8
ZIZZ JAKE NOONAN 7th $4.60F
FOMALITE JARROD FRY 8th $7
VALIDATOR MICHAEL WALKER 9th $41
QUEIMADA GRANDE JORDAN MALLYON 10th $51
I GOT ONE MARK ZAHRA 11th $26
REASSERT BRAD RAWILLER Scratched
EIGHT CARDS CRAIG WILLIAMS Scratched
MOVIE MOGUL(NZ) JAMES WINKS Scratched
VERY FAST DEAN YENDALL Scratched
STOLE(NZ) DAMIEN OLIVER Scratched

Photo courtesy (c) Taron Clarke Photography