Lights Of Heaven Chance Against Stable Mate – Doomben Cup 2012

Peter Moody-trained mare Lights Of Heaven stands as one of the best chances to upset her stable mate Manighar in tomorrow’s Group 1 $500,000 2012 Doomben Cup (2000m).

Lights Of Heaven

Lights Of Heaven is a chance of upsetting Manighar in Saturday's Doomben Cup

The Zabeel four-year-old was beaten at the line by Shez Sinsational last start in wet conditions and should improve with an expected dry track at Doomben this weekend.

She had a tremendous start to her career last year when winning her first four starts including the Group 1 Schweppes Oaks and since then has been solid when taking on older horses.

The New Zealand-bred mare has drawn nicely in barrier six and sits just behind Shez Sinsational at $6.00 in the Doomben Cup market.

Horse Facts – Lights Of Heaven

  • Jockey: Damien Oliver
  • Barrier: 6
  • Trainer: Peter Moody
  • Owners: Mrs JM Wanless
  • Age: 4YO
  • Gender: Mare
  • Breeding: by Zabeel out of I’m In Heaven
  • Career: 11-4-2-1
  • Prize Money: $515,188
  • Last Six: 593072
  • Current Doomben Cup Odds: $6.00

Yes – Lights Of Heaven can win the Doomben Cup

  • She has won over the Doomben Cup 2000 metre distance
  • She has drawn nicely in barrier six
  • She was impressive last start in the Hollindale Stakes
  • She has won at Group 1 level

No – Lights Of Heaven can’t win the Doomben Cup

  • She faces a tough ask to upset Manighar
  • How will she adjust to new jockey Damien Oliver?
  • She hasn’t won since March 2011

Think it will be one of the Moody horses to take Doomben Cup top honours? Whether you do or not, sign up to for the best value betting on all the Doomben action.

New to Enter the code BONUSBET when opening a new account today to be rewarded with their amazing $300 bonus bet offer.