News About Michael Moroney

2017 VRC Oaks Results: Pinot Wins 1st for Gai Waterhouse

2017 VRC Oaks Results: Pinot Wins 1st for Gai Waterhouse

VRC Kennedy Oaks Day 2017 continues the Melbourne Cup Carnival action today for Ladies Day at Flemington Racecourse and below the Races.com.au team have the live VRC Oaks Day results from the track across the afternoon. VRC Oaks Day racing features nine races, with the highlight slated as the penultimate event on the card. The…

2017 Lexus Stakes Betting Tips on Melbourne Cup Lead-Up

2017 Lexus Stakes Betting Tips on Melbourne Cup Lead-Up

The Melbourne Cup field will be all but be decided once the Lexus Stakes 2017 is run and won at Flemington on Saturday afternoon, betting tips and the latest odds on the important staying showdown found below. A ballot free ride into the Group 1 $6.25 million Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) is on offer to…

Vengeur Masque Can Make 2017 Melbourne Cup Field

Vengeur Masque Can Make 2017 Melbourne Cup Field

Jockey Patrick Moloney is confident he can produce Vengeur Masque for a win in Saturday’s Lexus Stakes earning the Geelong Cup winner a spot in the Melbourne Cup 2017 field. The Michael Moroney-trained European import is currently in 30th spot on the latest order of entry for next Tuesday’s Group 1 $6.25 million Emirates Melbourne…

Melbourne Cup Calls 2017 Geelong Cup Winner Vengeur Masque

Melbourne Cup Calls 2017 Geelong Cup Winner Vengeur Masque

Michael Moroney’s slow-maturing import Vengeur Masque finally broke his maiden status down under and now chases a Melbourne Cup start after winning the Geelong Cup 2017. The son of Monsun has been with Moroney in Victoria since last spring, but until Wednesday’s Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m) had failed to salute in Australia. It’s…

Geelong Cup 2017: Vengeur Masque Wide But Running

Geelong Cup 2017: Vengeur Masque Wide But Running

With the countdown to Melbourne Cup Day well and truly on, Flemington trainer Michael Moroney is leading towards a 2017 Geelong Cup run this week despite a wide draw for his hopeful Vengeur Masque. Monson six-year-old Vengeur Masque targets the Group 1 $6.2 million Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 7, but needs to…

Melbourne Cup 2017 Plans for Vengeur Masque

Melbourne Cup 2017 Plans for Vengeur Masque

Luckless staying import Vengeur Masque is targeting the 2017 Melbourne Cup this spring via a hopeful Caulfield Cup run after missing out on the ‘race that stops a nation’ by one spot last season. The Monsun gelding finished No. 25 on the Melbourne Cup ballot in 2016, just failing to gain a run in the…

Caulfield Guineas 2017 calls for Metson

Caulfield Guineas 2017 calls for Metson

A 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas bid could be on the cards this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival for the Michael Moroney-trained Metson who blitzed his debut at Cranbourne over the weekend. Ridden to an emphatic four and a quarter-length victory in the mud on Sunday, Canford Cliffs gelding Metson looks in line for bigger and better…

2017 Toorak Handicap Target for Savile Row

2017 Toorak Handicap Target for Savile Row

The Toorak Handicap 2017 could be on the cards for the Michael Moroney-trained Savile Row, the Kiwi import set to join his new Victorian stable this week. Moroney is keen to welcome the rising Makfi four-year-old into his care on Wednesday, looking to kick the stallion’s campaign off in the $200,000 Group 2 Bobbie Lewis…

Winter Championship Series Final 2017 Odds Update

Winter Championship Series Final 2017 Odds Update

Saturday’s 2017 Winter Championship Series Final is one of the feature races on Finals Day at Flemington Racecourse and the latest odds on the mile clash have two gallopers installed as co-favourites. Amovatio and Tshahitsi are both currently paying $6 at to win this season’s $150,000 Listed Winter Championship Series Final (1600m). The Chris Waller-trained…

Capacity 2017 Winter Championship Series Final Field Released

Capacity 2017 Winter Championship Series Final Field Released

A full line-up of winter milers will take to the Flemington track on Saturday in the Winter Championship Series Final 2017 as part of the bumper nine-race Finals Day program. Running as Flemington Race 7 at 3:30pm (AEST), this season’s $150,000 Listed VRC-CRV Winter Championship Series Final (1600m) has attracted 16 starters plus an emergency…