Chocante – returned to NZ, no Cup

Chocante – returned to NZ, no Cup

Horse name: Chocante

Age: 5

Sex: Gelding

Trainer: Stephen Marsh

Owner: M W Freeman & D G Price

Country: NZ->Australia

Attempt?: No

Formline: Brisbane Cup

Distance Query?: Yes

Path?: Chelmsford Stakes

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Notes: By 2009 Melbourne Cup winner Shocking, Chocante is a Group 3 winner in NZ that’s an Australian Group 2 winner via the Brisbane Cup over 2200m off a decent handicap advantage.

Did ok in early Cup preparation races and even showed encouraging signs with a third in the 2017 Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) but went badly in the Saturday’s St Leger Stakes (2600m) at Randwick.