JRA Cup 2012 – Moonee Valley Race Preview

June 18th, 2012

The Group 3 JRA Cup is set to run at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday September 28, 2012.

Run over a distance of 2,040 metres, the 2012 JRA Cup is worth $200,000 in prize money.

The 2012 JRA Cup is open to horses aged three-years-old and upwards and is run under set weight plus penalty conditions.

The 2012 JRA Cup is run on the same night as the Group 2 Stutt Stakes and Group 3 Champagne Stakes.

Dream Pedlar won last year’s edition of the JRA Cup by an impressive two lengths.

The seven-year-old gelding has failed to win a race since, with his most recent result a seventh placing in the Group 3 Launceston Cup in February.