Waikuku primed for Group One with drop in trip: Joao Moreira

//Waikuku primed for Group One with drop in trip: Joao Moreira

Waikuku primed for Group One with drop in trip: Joao Moreira

Championship-leading jockey Joao Moreira believes Waikuku is primed to hit his straps and grab his second Group One next weekend, despite stepping down in trip for the first time in more than a year.The six-year-old made headlines last season when he toppled Beauty Generation in the Group One Stewards’ Cup (1,600m) but was stopped in his tracks in the Champions Mile in April, prompting trainer John Size to put him away until the Hong Kong Mile in December.Seemingly now back to his best, Waikuku…

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By | 2021-02-09T06:18:08+00:00 February 9th, 2021|Sport|Comments Off on Waikuku primed for Group One with drop in trip: Joao Moreira