BMW 2012 Distance to Suit Americain

April 4, 2012

DEPOSIT $100 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50 bet with

$200

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25 to get

$75

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

BMW 2012 Distance to Suit Americain

French jockey Gerald Mosse is confident the 2400 metre 2012 BMW this weekend will suit start import Americain following his loss to Manighar over 2000 metres in the Australian Cup.

Americain

Americain will relish the extra 400m in the BMW after finishing third in the Australian Cup

He will again go head to head with Manighar but Mosse, who will be riding Americain for the first time since November, believes the extra 400 metres puts things right back in Americain’s favour.

“Over 2000 metres [Manighar] is maybe a bit quicker … he can react slightly faster,” Mosse said.

“Manighar is coming in form but I have no problem to compete against him.

“Over a mile-and-a-half (2400m) we are going to be there.”

The markets agree, with the David Hayes-trained Americain currently $1.90 favourite at Races.com.au preferred bookmaker bookmaker.com.au.

Manighar is paying $4.20 but has the advantage of a favourable barrier draw (6) compared to Americain who yesterday drew the outside (10).

Manighar, part of leading trainer Peter Moody’s stable, has been targeted for the BMW all year and is coming into the race in sensational form.

The French gelding backed up his Australian Cup victory with another Group 1 win two weeks ago in the Ranvet Stakes.

Mosse rode Americain when he won the Melbourne Cup in 2012 and is excited to be riding at Rosehill for the first time in what is a short cameo visit to Australia.

Outside of his important ride on Americain in the feature $2.25 million BMW, Mosse is hoping he can pick up some more work on Saturday.

“This week I believe will be a great atmosphere,” Mosse said.

“Definitely the opportunity to get a few more rides would be good.

“The feeling when you ride, it’s much more fun than when you are in the jockey’s room.”

Mosse rode Americain in a light gallop yesterday, in what is set to be the horse’s first time racing in the harbour city.

The market for the BMW is now open and bookmaker.com.au is offering the best prices.

If you sign up today as a first time depositing customer, you can take advantage of their $300 bonus bet simply by entering the code BONUSBET when you open a new account!

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field ...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field Released

Ascot Racecourse in W.A. hosts one of the summer’s highlight races on New...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney R...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney Race for Viddora

Ace young South Australian trainer Lloyd Kennewell has confirmed his Group 1...

Vega Magic Injured But Still S...

Vega Magic Injured But Still Scaling The Everest 2018

A freak accident in the paddock last month has ruled the Lindsay Park-trained...

Snoopy Could Miss Wet 2017 Geo...

Snoopy Could Miss Wet 2017 George Moore Stakes

Heavy midweek rainfall in Brisbane has put the George Moore Stakes 2017 run of...

Horse Racing Today

Pierata heads up final field f...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emerge...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emergencies for 2018 Magic Millions 2yo Classic

The David Atkins trained Jonker will carry the number one saddlecloth in the...

Pierata chasing huge payday in...

Pierata chasing huge payday in 2018 Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

The Greg Hickman trained three year old Pierata is in the running for a huge...

Magic Millions 2yo Classic fan...

Magic Millions 2yo Classic fancies hoping for middle of the field barriers

Connections of the two favourites for the 2018 $2m Magic Millions 2yo Classic...

Peters has 4 runners in 2017 K...

Peters has 4 runners in 2017 Kingston Town Classic

Prominent Perth owner Bob Peters has four runners to try to give him his fifth...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field