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Manighar Begins Melb Cup Campaign In UK Tomorrow
In other international news, last year's Gr1 Caulfield Cup & Gr1 Melbourne Cup runner Manighar (trained by Luca Cumani) is poised to make his return to racing tomorrow evening in the UK Gr2 Yorkshire Cup (2800m) at York. The Australian-owned former French stayer is being set for another tilt at the Cups, with Cumani eager to claim his 1st Melbourne Cup after back-to-back seconds in 2007-2008. In the same race, Racing Victoria's Leigh Jordon also confirmed he will be watching the performances of potential Melbourne targets Askau Tau, Free Agent (owned by The Queen), Native Ruler & Duncan.