Kukeracha wins the Premier’s Cup: Post Race Trainer and Jockey Quotes

Trainer and jockey quotes following Kukeracha winning the Group 3 Living Turf Premier’s Cup at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
Race Result:

1st: Kukeracha (James McDonald/Chris Waller) - $7.50
2nd: Serpentine (Tim Clark/Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott) - $3.30F
3rd: Kalapour (Blake Shinn/Kris Lees) - $3.70

Winning Time: 2:29.77  Last 600m: 35.81

Margins: Short ½ Head x Short ½ Head

Winning Trainer: Chris Waller

"It was all happening and it was good to see racing like that. Probably the omen one being a Derby winner a few years back.

"Even last year he found form up here as well. He certainly loves it up here and a great ride from James.

"Just a nice sentimental win."

Winning Jockey: James McDonald

Horse likes Eagle Farm: "He does and he's a fighter, too. When that one joined him to the outside, it felt like he was always going ro get there but even though it was a short margin he's a tough horse."

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