The Group 3 The Run To The Rose is set to run at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this Saturday September 1, 2012, and betting markets have already been released for the race.
Pierro is presently the $2.15 favourite to win the 2012 The Run To The Rose at bookmaker.com.au and keep his impressive winning streak alive.
The three-year-old colt won all six of his race starts as a two-year-old and completed the triple crown by winning the Group 1 Golden Slipper, Group 1 Sires’ Produce Stakes, and Group 1 Champagne Stakes.
Pierro has already accumulated near $3 million in prize money during his short career and will look to continue his success into his three-year-old season.
The Lonhro colt has the confidence of his trainer Gai Waterhouse, who doesn’t believe he can be beaten in the 2012 The Run To The Rose.
“He is fabulous, he wouldn’t be starting if I didn’t think he was ready,” Waterhouse said.
“He is three kilograms off his racing weight.”
Pierro will beginning his path towards the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes and $3 million Cox Plate in the 2012 The Run To The Rose.
“The two things I want this preparation is to win the Caulfield Guineas and have a real shot at the Cox Plate, everything is geared to that,” his trainer said.
“People underestimate how good this horse is.”
All Too Hard is presently second favourite for the 2012 The Run To The Rose at bookmaker.com.au after his third placing in the San Domenico Stakes last start.
The Casino Prince colt is presently paying odds of $2.60 to win the 212 The Run To The Rose.
Epaulette is third favourite for the race at $7, while Ashokan is the least backed runner in the field paying $19.
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