News About Joao Moreira

Moreira Booked for Signoff in Melbourne Cup

Moreira Booked for Signoff in Melbourne Cup

Confirmed to partner the classy stayer in Saturday’s Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday, leading Hong Kong-based jockey Joao Moreira will retain the ride on Signoff in the 2014 Melbourne Cup next Tuesday.

Signoff is favourite to take out this weekend’s Group 3 Lexus Stakes and ensure progression to the Melbourne Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia...

Moreira Wants to Signoff on 2014 Melbourne Cup Run

Moreira Wants to Signoff on 2014 Melbourne Cup Run

Brazilian-bred, Hong Kong-based super hoop Joao Moreira has described the Melbourne Cup 2014 as the one race he wants to win and if Signoff can make the field he could be in with a shot at the ‘Loving Trophy’ next Tuesday.

Signoff looks an excellent light weight 2014 Melbourne Cup hope if he makes the field with a Lexus Stakes ...

Moreira Books Ride on Signoff in Must-Win 2014 Lexus Stakes

Moreira Books Ride on Signoff in Must-Win 2014 Lexus Stakes

Darren Weir has booked Hong Kong-based “Magic Man” jockey Joao Moreira to ride Signoff in the Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m), a must-win race for the stayer if he hopes to make the 2014 Melbourne Cup field next Tuesday.

Signoff will get a helping hand from Joao Moreira in his must-win Lexus Stakes run this Saturday. Photo by Race Horse ...

Will Gris Caro Run in 2014 Caulfield Cup Field & Win?

Will Gris Caro Run in 2014 Caulfield Cup Field & Win?

Connections of South Australian stayer Gris Caro are sweating on a vet check this afternoon to see if the galloper is passed fit to run in Saturday’s Caulfield Cup 2014, but what are his chances of winning if he does line-up?

Gris Caro is likely to be scratched from the 2014 Caulfield Cup field. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia....

Brambles Sweats on Caulfield Cup Start: Gris Caro to be Vetted

Brambles Sweats on Caulfield Cup Start: Gris Caro to be Vetted

Melbourne trainer Peter Moody looks likely of being dually represented in the 2014 Caulfield Cup field on Saturday with his first emergency Brambles waiting on a vet check on the Jake Stephens-trained Gris Caro this afternoon.

Brambles could still make the 2014 Caulfield Cup field as the first emergency for Saturday’s Group 1. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Champion Jockey Douglas Whyte Booked for 2014 Caulfield Cup

Champion Jockey Douglas Whyte Booked for 2014 Caulfield Cup

Trainer Chris Waller has managed a major achievement after booking Hong Kong jockey Douglas Whyte to ride Junoob in the $3 million Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m).

Champion Hong Kong jockey Douglas Whyte will ride Junoob in the Caulfield Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

Junoob emerged as a strong 2014 Caulfield Cup contender after displaying strong staying power to win ...

Epsom Handicap 2014 Winner is He’s Your Man Over Royal Descent

Epsom Handicap 2014 Winner is He’s Your Man Over Royal Descent

Chris Waller celebrated another Group 1 quinella taking out the Epsom Handicap 2014 with French import He’s Your Man who just nabbed honest stable mate and one-time favourite Royal Descent in the Randwick feature today.

Next start options are wide open for Chris Waller's 2014 Epsom Handicap winner He's Your Man. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller won last year’s $500,000 Group ...

Coolmore Stud Stakes Next for Roman Consul Winner Brazen Beau

Coolmore Stud Stakes Next for Roman Consul Winner Brazen Beau

Brazilian-born jockey Joao Moreira made it an early double on Epsom Handicap Day guiding the Chris Waller-trained Coolmore Stud Stakes hope Brazen Beau to victory in the 2014 Roman Consul Stakes.

Chris Waller's Roman Consul Stakes winner Brazen Beau heads towards the Coolmore Stud Stakes on November 1. Photo: Steve Hart.

The start before Moreira, over from Hong ...

2014 Dulcify Quality Win for Hampton Court

2014 Dulcify Quality Win for Hampton Court

Gai Waterhouse made it an early double on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick today with stablemates Hampton Court and Duccio running the Dulcify Quality 2014 quinella for the Tulloch Lodge stables.

Hampton Court saluted for the punters in the 2014 Dulcify Quality Handicap. Photo: Steve Hart.

On the back of winning her fourth straight NSW Thoroughbred Breeders’ Plate win ...

Craven Plate 2014 Betting Tips

Craven Plate 2014 Betting Tips

A small but classy field of potential stayers will run in Epsom Handicap Day’s supporting race, the 2014 Craven Plate this Saturday, with betting tips featured below.

Donna Logan's Rising Romance is our top pick for the Craven Plate at Randwick this Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

Following the scratching of Chris Waller’s Hawkspur in favour of the ...