News About 2013 Perth Summer Racing Carnival

Black Tycoon Wins Perth Cup 2014 – Results

Black Tycoon Wins Perth Cup 2014 – Results

Veteran galloper Black Tycoon has defied their age to salute as the punters’ pick in the 2014 Perth Cup on New Year’s Day at Ascot Racecourse.

Justin Warwick’s rising nine-year-old Blackfriars gelding went out as the $5 top pick in Wednesday’s $500,000 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) and held on in a narrow finish to ...

Pop Culture Set to go off in 2014 Perth Cup

Pop Culture Set to go off in 2014 Perth Cup

A nice Ascot win from Pop Culture on Wednesday has boosted the Perth Cup 2014 prospects for Colin Webster’s honest mare.

The five-year-old daughter of Blackfriars caught the eye when beating home a decent field including last start GA Towton Cup winner Knightlike (2nd) for her $60,000 A.T.A. Handicap (2200m) win at the midweek meet.

It was ...

Elite Belle on Trial for Perth Cup 2014

Elite Belle on Trial for Perth Cup 2014

This Saturday a field full of Kingston Town Classic stars and 2014 Perth Cup-bound hopes are set to square off in the $225,000 Group 2 C.B. Cox Stakes (2100m) including Grant Williams’ talented mare Elite Belle.

One of a dozen acceptors for the 2013 CB Cox Stakes field on the weekend, the five-year-old daughter of Canny Lad ...

2014 Perth Cup Odds

2014 Perth Cup Odds

Futures betting on the big race in WA on New Year’s Day, the Perth Cup 2014 is now open with Rohan heading the early markets for the classic.

Vaughn Sigley’s Blackfriars five-year-old stamped their claims on a win in the $400,000 Group 2 Perth Cup (2400m) at Ascot on January 1 after a brave performance in the $500,000 Group ...

2014 Perth Cup Target for Knightlike

2014 Perth Cup Target for Knightlike

After a gutsy win in the $100,000 Listed G.A. Towton Cup (2200m) on the weekend, the Jemma Hayman-trained Knightlike has earned a shot at the Perth Cup 2014 on January 1st.

The Viscount seven-year-old was one of the original 43 nominations taken for the $500,000 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) this summer.

Their Kingston ...

Martinvast Set for Christmas Cup 2013 Back Up

Martinvast Set for Christmas Cup 2013 Back Up

After a nice third at the track just last weekend, Martinvast is a good chance of backing up seven days later this Saturday in the 2013 Christmas Cup.

Travolta (pictured) and Martinvast could be Perth bound after Saturday's Christmas Cup 2013 in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

Their local Sydney based trainer Gerald Ryan was pleased with not only their ...

Ihtsahymn Wins 2013 Kingston Town Classic

Ihtsahymn Wins 2013 Kingston Town Classic

Classy gelding Ihtsahymn could be given an opportunity in the eastern states of Australia after defeating the best horses in Western Australia to win the Group 1 2013 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot on Saturday.

Ihtsahymn denied Luckygray a second straight Kingston Town Classic title at Ascot on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Ihtsahymn was well backed ...

2013 Lee-Steere Classic Betting A Race In Two

2013 Lee-Steere Classic Betting A Race In Two

According to 2013 Lee-Steere Classic betting markets the Group 3 event is a race in two; with Sujet and Petrol Power the only horses currently available at odds shorter than $9.

Petrol Power finished over the top of Sujet in the Listed Placid Ark Stakes (1200m) at Ascot on Super Saturday and will have the opportunity to record his first ...

2013 Kingston Town Classic Betting Tips

2013 Kingston Town Classic Betting Tips

The Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) is the biggest race taking place in Australia this weekend and eleven of the best horses in Western Australia are set to do battle in the $500,000 race at Ascot on Saturday.

Mr Moet should be able to finish in the Kingston Town Classic placings for the second year in a row this ...

AJ Scahill Stakes 2013 Distance Test for Watermans Bay

AJ Scahill Stakes 2013 Distance Test for Watermans Bay

After a stellar effort running third in the Winterbottom Stakes last start, the Peter & Matthew Giadresco-trained Watermans Bay will be stepped up in distance for a shot at the 2013 AJ Scahill Stakes this Saturday.

The $125,000 Group 3 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) is one of the key Kingston Town Classic Day support races at Ascot Racecourse on ...