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Grand Marshal Wins Gr2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup
At Moonee Valley in Melbourne, 7YO UK-bred gelding Grand Marshall (Dansili-Margarula, by Doyoun) scored an upset 0.75 win for trainer Chris Waller in the $300,000 Gr2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup (2500m) for 3YO+, over over 8YO gelding and stable-mate Who Shot Thebarman (Yamanin Vital-Ears Carol, by Carolingian) & 5YO gelding Pentathlon (Pentire-Pinders Prize, by Prized). Grand Marshal improved his record to 8 wins (including the Gr1 Sydney Cup) and 11 placings (including the Gr1 Sydney Cup & Gr1 BMW) from 37 starts for $2,029,729 earnings. Grand Marshal will have his next start in the Melbourne Cup on Tuesday, 1st November.