Is My Quest For Peace the Horse to Unite 2012 Melbourne Cup Punters?

November 5, 2012

Is My Quest For Peace the Horse to Unite 2012 Melbourne Cup Punters?

Luca Cumani may have one of the Melbourne Cup 2012 favourites with Mount Athos but the leading international trainer has warned not to rule out his second chance My Quest For Peace.

“He’s going to run a mighty race,” Cumani said.

“I’m very happy with My Quest For Peace’s quality of work and he seems to be in top form.”

It’s hard to argue with the well-regarded Cumani and the five-year-old entire has certainly shown impressive lead-up form.

But will the Melbourne Cup be a quest too big? Keep reading for the key stats and the reasons to back or sack My Quest For Peace ahead of the Melbourne Cup.

#17 My Quest For Peace – Horse Facts

  • Jockey: Corey Brown
  • Trainer: Luca Cumani
  • Barrier: 1
  • Owners: Oti Racing (MGRS: S O’DONNELL & T HENDERSON), J Higgins, M Tripp, A Tripp, T Carroll, P Bartholomew, P Barnett, Menon Dugal Synd, Glenlogan Park Stud & Uthmeyer Racing
  • Age: 5YO
  • Gender: Entire
  • Breeding: by Galileo out of Play Misty For Me
  • Win: 45%
  • Win and Place: 67%
  • Last 6: 240115
  • Prize Money: $357,347
  • Career: 12-5-1-2
  • Track: 0-0-0-0
  • Distance: 0-0-0-0
  • Current 2012 Melbourne Cup odds: $17.00

Why My Quest For Peace Can Win the 2012 Melbourne Cup

  • Brings good overseas form here, won convincingly twice in the UK before his Caulfield Cup fifth
  • Will improve off the Caulfield Cup run
  • Lovely wright of 53.5kg
  • Good winning strike rate of 45%
  • Caulfield Cup run showed he has travelled well enough

Why My Quest For Peace Can’t Win the 2012 Melbourne Cup

  • Is he too dour? Didn’t show a turn of foot at Caulfield
  • Barrier 1 a problem?
  • Yet to race at track or distance

Got your winner picked for the Melbourne Cup? Don’t miss great odds, sign up at today.

Open a new account quoting the code BONUSBET when joining today for a huge Melbourne Cup betting boost with their $400 bonus bet offer!

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

All Aged to The Everest 2018 f...

2018 TJ Smith Stakes Grand Fin...

2018 TJ Smith Stakes Grand Final for The Everest Bound Redzel

Inaugural The Everest champion Redzel has been specifically set for an autumn...

Daysee Doom Heads 2018 Emancip...

Daysee Doom Heads 2018 Emancipation Stakes Field & Betting

Ron Quinton’s flying five-year-old Daysee Doom is tipped as the mare to beat...

Winx To Climb The Everest 2018...

Winx To Climb The Everest 2018?

Winx next race? It’s the question always on the horizon after she leaves her...

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrok...

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Winner

The well-supported, clear Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2018 favourite Written...

Horse Racing Today

Victorian filly So Far Sokool ...

Gai’s 2 head the list of...

Gai’s 2 head the list of nominations for the 2018 Japan Racing Association Plate

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained Ecuador and Arbeitsam head up the...

Single Gaze looking to the fut...

Single Gaze looking to the future as a brood mare, out of 2018 Sydney Cup

Group 1 winning mare Single Gaze will begin preparations for the upcoming...

Savvy Coup looking for another...

Savvy Coup looking for another Kiwi win in 2018 Australian Oaks

Savvy Coup will be trying to keep the Kiwi fillies strong winning record...

Oliver back aboard Almandin in...

Oliver back aboard Almandin in 2018 Sydney Cup

Damien Oliver has found himself back on Melbourne Cup winner Almandin who is...

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