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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…

2011 Railway Stakes winner Luckygray on protest!

2011 Railway Stakes winner Luckygray on protest!

Luckygray lived up to his name when he became the $1m Group 1 2011 Railway Stakes winner via a protest. While $5.50 chance He’s Remarkable past the post first, Shaun O’Donnell rider of on Luckygray $4 and Paul Harvey on fourth past the post Waratah’s Secret $10, fired in a double protest. They claimed Kerrin…

2011 Railway Stakes Odds – Punters Say No, Parnham Says Yes to Playing God

2011 Railway Stakes Odds – Punters Say No, Parnham Says Yes to Playing God

Originally at single-figures to take out their second Group 1 title in the Railway Stakes 2011, Neville Parnham’s talented Blackfriars four-year-old Playing God has continued to drift in the markets for Perth’s richest race held at Ascot tomorrow. Winner of the Kingston Town Classic during last year’s Festival of Perth Racing, Playing God hasn’t been…

Railway Stakes 2011 Tips & Odds Update

Railway Stakes 2011 Tips & Odds Update

Punters are counting down the hours until Perth’s richest race, the 2011 Railway Stakes, takes place at Ascot this Saturday and to help our readers place the winning bets on this iconic mile showdown below we have the latest betting markets and our exclusive Railway Stakes tips. Set to run as Ascot Race 8 at…

2011 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2011 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

This Saturday the most lucrative and high-status race held in Perth for the year will run at Ascot Racecourse with the Railway Stakes 2011 taking center stage, and below Races.com.au have a comprehensive Railway Stakes form guide and betting analysis exclusive to our readers. Worth $1 million in prize money, the time-honoured mile showdown is…

Railway Stakes Day 2011 Perth Race Fields & Program

Railway Stakes Day 2011 Perth Race Fields & Program

The action of the Festival of Perth Racing gets into full swing this Saturday with 2011 Railway Stakes Day at Ascot Racecourse featuring a mega 10-race program, and below the Races.com.au team has published the full Saturday Perth race fields and schedule. Racing on the day is headlined by six black-type features including three Group…

McEvoy’s Remarkable Ascot Super Saturday 2011

McEvoy’s Remarkable Ascot Super Saturday 2011

Darley’s No. 1 rider Kerrin McEvoy is gearing up for a supercharged Ascot Super Saturday in WA this weekend, the in-form hoop set to ride two top chances in the two elite level showdowns at the Perth Summer Racing Carnival meeting. The day’s marquee event is the $1 million Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m), running…

All’s Not Grey for Gino After Railway Stakes 2011 Barrier Draw

All’s Not Grey for Gino After Railway Stakes 2011 Barrier Draw

One-time favourite for the 2011 Railway Stakes on Saturday, Gino Poletti’s top local hopeful Luckygray may have suffered a blow drawing wide with barrier 14, but his trainer still heads to Ascot confident the class and progressiveness of his horse will see them through. The marquee race at Ascot on Saturday, the $1 million Group…

He’s Remarkable and He’s Ready for Railway Stakes 2011

He’s Remarkable and He’s Ready for Railway Stakes 2011

This Saturday a full field of milers will line up in Perth’s sole million dollar race, the 2011 Railway Stakes, one visitor out to upset the local hopes being Roger James’ New Zealand-based galloper He’s Remarkable. The $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m) this year attracted 16 starters plus two emergencies, four-year-old…

Avienus Back on Track for 2011 Railway Stakes

Avienus Back on Track for 2011 Railway Stakes

Visiting Melbourne-based mare Avienus has shown her trainer Mark Webb she has fully recovered from a bout of travel sickness and is ready to strut her stuff in the 2011 Railway Stakes at Ascot this Saturday. Reset six-year-old Avienus arrived in Perth last week but had to spend her first few days in WA residing…