News About: Mike Moroney

Toorak Handicap the Target for Tivaci

Toorak Handicap the Target for Tivaci

13 Sep, 2016

Trainer Mike Moroney has underlined the Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) as the major campaign target for Tivaci after the four-year-old delivered an impressive first-up effort at Flemington over the weekend.

Tivaci (outside) will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Toorak Handicap this time. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Tivaci was rated only …

Sold For Song Firm in Sunshine Coast Guineas Betting

Sold For Song Firm in Sunshine Coast Guineas Betting

30 Jun, 2016

Talented local Sold For Song is poised for a second-consecutive win at black type level, if 2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas betting markets are an indicator of Saturday’s result.

Sold For Song (outside) remains on the top line of Sunshine Coast Guineas betting. Photo: Daniel Costello

Sold For Song was purchased for only $2500 as a …

Tivaci Ready to Fire in Sunshine Coast Guineas

Tivaci Ready to Fire in Sunshine Coast Guineas

28 Jun, 2016

Trainer Mike Moroney is confident the conditions of Saturday’s Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m) will prove ideal for talented three-year-old Tivaci.

Tivaci (outside) is primed for a big performance in Saturday’s Sunshine Coast Guineas. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Tivaci has posted a number of commendable performances since making his competitive debut at the beginning …

G1 awaits Serenade if she wins Gai Waterhouse Classic

G1 awaits Serenade if she wins Gai Waterhouse Classic

17 Jun, 2016

A win by Serenade in Saturday’s Listed $100,000 Sky Racing Gai Waterhouse Classic (1350m) at Ipswich will give trainer Mike Moroney the incentive to back her up next week in the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm.

Jockey Jeff Lloyd, above, will ride Serenade in the Gai Waterhouse Classic …

Moroney happy with Alaskan Rose’s Queensland Oaks lead up

Moroney happy with Alaskan Rose’s Queensland Oaks lead up

3 Jun, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Mike Moroney is happy with Alaskan Rose’s lead up preparation for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Trainer Mike Moroney, above, is happy with the lead up preparation of Alaskan Rose for the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Taron …

Yesterday’s Songs Too Good in Wangoom Handicap

Yesterday’s Songs Too Good in Wangoom Handicap

4 May, 2016

Yesterday’s Songs has broken through for a maiden black type win at Warrnambool this afternoon; mustering an impressive turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Listed Wangoom Handicap (1200m).

Yesterday’s Songs (pictured at Flemington) produced an impressive turn of foot to win the Wangoom Handicap this afternoon. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Yesterday’s …

Tulsa to run in Randwick Guineas

Tulsa to run in Randwick Guineas

3 Mar, 2016

Dual acceptor Tulsa will take his place in the Group 1 $1m Girvan Waugh Randwick Guineas (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Trainer Mike Moroney, above, will send Tulsa to Sydney to run in the the Randwick Guineas. Photo by Taron Clarke.

Tulsa was also included in the final field for the Group 1 $750,000 Australian …

Tivaci a stronger horse heading into Australian Guineas

Tivaci a stronger horse heading into Australian Guineas

2 Mar, 2016

Trainer Mike Moroney has described his three year old Tivaci as a stronger horse as he heads towards the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Tivaci, green colours, will clash again with Palentino, maroon colours, in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Moroney also has no reservations …

Zahra replaces Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity

Zahra replaces Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity

18 Feb, 2016

Mark Zahra will replace the suspended Nicholas Hall on Alaskan Rose in the Group 3 $150,000 The Vanity (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Mark Zahra, above, replaces Nicholas Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity at Flemington. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Hall was originally booked to partner the Mike Moroney trained Alaskan Rose but …

Moroney Duo To Contest CS Hayes Stakes

Moroney Duo To Contest CS Hayes Stakes

16 Feb, 2016

Trainer Mike Moroney has confirmed that promising three-year-olds Tivaci and Tulsa will both contest the 2016 CS Hayes Stakes at Flemington this weekend.

Tulsa (outside) was narrowly denied by Bon Aurum in the Caulfield Guineas Prelude. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Moroney included both horses in the nominations for the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes …