Nominations have been released for the Group 2 Brisbane Cup, which is due to take place at Eagle Farm Racecourse this Saturday June 9, 2012.
Lights Of Heaven is nominated for the 2012 Brisbane Cup after he impressive Eagle Farm Cup victory last start.
The four-year-old mare won the Group 2 Eagle Farm Cup by three lengths and is set to have just a seven day turn around into the 2012 Brisbane Cup.
Lights Of Heaven has won five of her 13 race starts and has earned more than $775,000 in prize money during her horse racing career.
The Zabeel mare has been in top form this winter, finishing second in both the Group 2 Hollindale Stakes and Group 1 Doomben Cup prior to her Eagle Farm Cup win.
Scenic Shot, Mawingo, Absolutely, and Hume are also included in the 2012 Brisbane Cup nominations.
2012 Brisbane Cup Nominations
|2||ANUDJAWUN (NZ)||Shaun Dwyer||91|
|3||BOOMING (NZ)||Jeff Lynds||103|
|4||COUNT ENCOSTA||John P Thompson||90|
|5||DANCE WITH HER||David Brideoake & David Feek||103|
|6||EMERITUS (NZ)||Anthony Cummings||69|
|7||FANTASTIC BLUE||Paul N Nolan||97|
|8||FRUEHLING (IRE)||Anthony Freedman||83|
|9||HUME (NZ)||Brian Smith||96|
|11||KEEP WINNING (NZ)||John Sargent||67|
|12||LARGO DA BARRA||John Sargent||75|
|13||LARRY’S NEVER LATE (NZ)||Jim Conlan||99|
|14||LIGHTS OF HEAVEN (NZ)||Peter G Moody||108|
|15||MAWINGO (GER)||Anthony Freedman||108|
|16||MAYTHEHORSEBEMAGIC (NZ)||Michael Moroney||–|
|17||MR LIGHT BLUE||Barry Baldwin||89|
|18||REUBEN PERCIVAL (NZ)||Gai Waterhouse||–|
|20||SAINT ENCOSTA||John P Thompson||89|
|21||SCENIC SHOT||Daniel Morton||111|
|22||SHADOWS IN THE SUN||Anthony Cummings||98|
|23||SHAMARDASHING||John P Thompson||94|
|24||SHUFFLE THE CASH||Bryan Guy||92|
|26||THE VERMINATOR||Chris Waller||104|
|27||WAZN (IRE)||Chris Waller||95|
|28||ZA MAGIC||Brian Smith||88|