News About 2011 Kingston Town Classic

Playing God Continues On To Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival 2012

Playing God Continues On To Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival 2012

Dual Kingston Town Classic winner Playing God will be bought back early next year to prepare for another international campaign, this time targeting the Group 1 riches of the 2012 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. Neville Parnham’s talented Blackfriars four-year-old beat history and the odds on the weekend, racing away to claim an upset win in…

2011 Kingston Town Classic winner Playing God

2011 Kingston Town Classic winner Playing God

Playing God turned his form around and grabbed back-to-back wins in the Group I 2011 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot today. The $19 bolter picked up the last Australian Group 1 event for 2011 after being given a great ride by Steven Parnham. While Playing God hadn’t won since February and failed in a…

Expert Kingston Town Classic 2011 Tips & Exotic Picks

Expert Kingston Town Classic 2011 Tips & Exotic Picks

The 2011 Kingston Town Classic brings an end to Australian Group 1 racing for another year at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on Saturday, the half-a-million-dollar classic presenting punters with an excellent summer betting opportunity. To help our readers win big on the weekend, we have done the most comprehensive 2011 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide Analysis…

2011 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide Analysis & Betting Preview

2011 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide Analysis & Betting Preview

This is it, punters’ final chance to back a Group 1 winner in Australia for the year happens at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday with the Kingston Town Classic 2011, and to ensure you see out the end of elite level racing on a high below the Races.com.au crew have the best Kingston Town Classic form…

Poletti Says No Problem to Luckgray’s Kingston Town Classic 2011 Barrier

Poletti Says No Problem to Luckgray’s Kingston Town Classic 2011 Barrier

Saturday’s 2011 Kingston Town Classic favourite Luckygray may have come up with the ‘visitor’s draw’ for the $500,000 showdown, but their local Ascot-based trainer Gino Poletti is keeping his chin up and hopes high. Four-year-old Luckygray, fresh off a win-on-protest in the Railway Stakes, drew barrier 14 of 14 for their second elite level assignment…

Kingston Town Classic 2011 Barrier Draw – No Luck for Favourite in 14

Kingston Town Classic 2011 Barrier Draw – No Luck for Favourite in 14

After much anticipation the 2011 Kingston Town Classic barrier draw has taken place with early favourite Luckygray suffering a blow with the extreme outside gate 14 of 14. Out to become the fourth horse in history to claim the Railway Stakes – Kingston Town Classic double in the same season after winning the Railway on…

Luckygray’s Historic Kingston Town Classic 2011 Bid

Luckygray’s Historic Kingston Town Classic 2011 Bid

On Saturday controversial Railway Stakes winner-on-protest Luckygray will jump favourite in the 2011 Kingston Town Classic at Ascot, Gino Poletti’s champion four-year-old out to become the fourth horse in the past decade to complete the Railway Stakes – Kingston Town Classic double. A winner of seven of their nine career starts to date for a…

Playing God Prepared for 2011 Kingston Town Classic Defense

Playing God Prepared for 2011 Kingston Town Classic Defense

Trainer Neville Parnham has confirmed his reigning Kingston Town Classic winner Playing God will be there on Saturday looking to secure the title again in 2011 despite their disappointing effort in the Railway Stakes last start. Blackfriars four-year-old Playing God was originally in doubt for this year’s edition on the $500,000 Group 1 Kingston Town…

Kincaple Capable of Kingston Town Classic 2011 Upset

Kincaple Capable of Kingston Town Classic 2011 Upset

Local Ascot horseman Mark Reed has declared his 2011 Kingston Town Classic hopeful Kincaple as being in top form and ready to take on a quality field of rivals in Saturday’s half-a-million-dollar feature at Ascot. Last seen running seventh when beaten six and a half lengths by Luckygray, favourite for the $500,000 Group 1 Kingston…

2011 AJ Scahill Stakes Nominations – Waratah’s Secret to Defend Title

2011 AJ Scahill Stakes Nominations – Waratah’s Secret to Defend Title

David Harrison’s ultra-consistent galloper Waratah’s Secret leads the nominees for the AJ Scahill Stakes 2011, the key support race on a crack Kingston Town Classic Day card at Ascot this Saturday, the Oratorio five-year-old back to defend his title in the Group 3 feature. There were originally 13 early entries for this year’s edition of…