Tag: 'Mike Moroney'

Pendragon wins Werribee jumpout, on track for Australian Guineas

Pendragon got his Australian campaign off to the best possible start at Werribee on Monday, comfortably winning his 1100m jumpout for trainer Michael Moroney.

Mike Moroney chasing All-Star Mile berth with young guns

Mike Moroney is optimistic about fielding two contenders in the All-Star Mile (1600m) come March, with stablemates Pendragon and Run Harry Run.

Bermadez digs deep to salute at Flemington

The Mike Moroney-trained Bermadez was back in the winner’s circle for the first time since May 2022 with a hard-fought victory at Flemington on Saturday.

Not An Option claims Chester Manifold Stakes success

The Mike Moroney-trained Not An Option produced a stirring win in the $175,000 Listed Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m) at Flemington.

Pendragon runs rivals ragged at Te Rapa

Underrated three-year-old Pendragon upset the Te Akau Racing party when he downed favourites Tokyo Tycoon and the previously unbeaten Quintessa at Te Rapa.

Run Harry Run proves too classy in Blue Sapphire Stakes victory

Mike Moroney and Daniel Stackhouse have combined with Run Harry Run to take out the Group 3 Blue Sapphire Stakes on Thousand Guineas Day at...

How many Melbourne Cups has Michael Moroney won?

Mike Moroney has a long history in the Melbourne Cup, learn about his past results, how many cups he's won and what runners he'll have...

Talented Ballymore filly scores special victory at Te Aroha

Promising filly Tonia’s Dragon produced a deserved maiden victory in the testing conditions at Te Aroha on Friday, scoring in the Donaghys Pro-Dairy 1180.

Buffalo River leads all the way in Moonga Stakes

Michael Moroney has picked up his second feature of the day, as Buffalo River ($3.70) led all the way in the Group 3 Moonga Stakes...

Coeur Volante proves too classy in Thousand Guineas Prelude

Coeur Volante ($4.60) proved too strong in the Group 2 Thousand Guineas Prelude announcing herself as a genuine contender for the Group 1 Thousand Guineas.

Coeur Volante gets off the canvas to claim Scarborough Stakes

Mike Moroney and Blake Shinn have combined with Coeur Volante to take out the Group 3 Scarborough Stakes on Moir Stakes Night at Moonee Valley.

Cork continues unbeaten record at Tauranga

Cork continued her love affair with Tauranga on Saturday when extending her unbeaten streak to three on the Bay of Plenty track.

Cork poised for Tauranga Classic assignment

Progressive mare Cork is forward to resume at Hastings, although co-trainer Pam Gerard would have preferred to have seen her back in action a week...

Group 1 winner On The Rocks retired

Time has been called on the racing career of Group One Herbie Dyke Stakes winner On The Rocks, following a strong career for Mike Moroney...

Not An Option relishes firmer Flemington track

Not An Option relished the Good 4 surface presented at Flemington on Saturday, with a strong win for trainer Mike Moroney.

Proisir’s Coeur Volante an impressive juvenile winner

There is more in store for Coeur Volante, who showed an impressive turn of foot to easily account for her rivals in the opening race...

Moroney more than happy with Kiwi contenders

Michael Moroney has a pair of in-form New Zealand-bred prospects chasing feature events at Randwick on Saturday afternoon.
Emissary wins Geelong Cup

Moroney confident in Emissary ahead of Australian Cup Prelude

He might be at a crossroads regarding what path he’ll take after the Australian Cup Prelude at Flemington on Saturday, but Emissary fans can breathe...

Nerve Not Verve thriving ahead of Auckland Cup

Michael Moroney believes he has Nerve Not Verve spot on for Saturday’s Group 2 Auckland Cup (3200m). The seven-year-old mare has crossed the Tasman from...

Confidence boosting win for Tevere

A victory on New Zealand racing’s biggest stage is set to give talented mare Tevere a much needed boost of confidence after a luckless run...
Roch ‘N’ Horse

Oakleigh Plate option for Roch ‘N’ Horse

Dual Group One straight course winner Roch ‘N’ Horse is a possible starter in Saturday’s Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Sandown after missing the...

2023 Black Caviar Lightning betting preview | Saturday, Feb 18

The Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) headlines the action at Flemington on Saturday. HorseBetting's James Herbert presents his best bets for the event.

Blinkers bring the best out of No Secret

The addition of blinkers has proven to be the key for former New Zealand mare No Secret, who recorded her first Australian victory at Moonee...

Snapper and Jye McNeil Combine for Standish Success

The 2023 edition of the Standish Handicap (Group 3) was taken out by the Michael Moroney-trained Snapper on Saturday afternoon. The 1100m feature saw the...
Roch ‘N’ Horse

Moroney dreaming of Royal Ascot

New Zealand-bred sprinter Roch ‘N’ Horse has made waves in Australia since transferring to trainer Michael Moroney’s Flemington barn earlier this year, and he is...