News About 2014 Winterbottom Stakes

2014 Summer Racing Carnival Over for Moment Of Change

2014 Summer Racing Carnival Over for Moment Of Change

Triple Group One winner Moment Of Change had a disappointing spring campaign that saw the gelding miss out on a placing in three consecutive runs. Trainer Peter Moody thought a change in scenery would help the horse improve, so he travelled to Perth for the summer racing carnival. However, his plans have come to an…

Angelic Light Being Aimed Towards 2015 William Reid Stakes

Angelic Light Being Aimed Towards 2015 William Reid Stakes

Five-year-old Angelic Light was favourite to win the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot on Saturday. Despite being given every chance in the race by hoop Damien Oliver, the mare could only manage a fifth placing in the race, running three lengths behind the winner Magnifisio. Trainer Robbie Griffiths told TVN that the mare…

Melbourne Group 1s for Winterbottom Winner Magnifisio

Melbourne Group 1s for Winterbottom Winner Magnifisio

Bullsbrook trainer Jim Taylor is considering a trip east for the 2015 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival for a shot at the Group 1 sprints with his Winterbottom Stakes winning mare Magnifisio. Surviving a tense post-race protest in Saturday’s $750,000 Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse, the Magnus mare came away with her…

Magnifisio Leads All-Perth 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Trifecta

Magnifisio Leads All-Perth 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Trifecta

Considered the best of the western state hopes, the Jim Taylor-trained mare Magnifisio proved she could match it with the eastern state raiders too beating home two fellow locals in an all-Perth Winterbottom Stakes 2014 trifecta. The interstate raiders dominated betting for this year’s $750,000 Group 1 Crown Perth Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot Racecourse…

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Update – Angelic Light Firms

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Update – Angelic Light Firms

Robbie Griffiths’ smart Cranbourne-based mare Angelic Light is the early Winterbottom Stakes 2014 betting market mover and punters’ pick for the sprint showdown in WA this afternoon. The five-year-old daughter of Holy Roman Emperor makes her Perth Summer Racing Carnival debut in the classic $750,000 Group 1 Crown Perth Winterbottom Stakes (1200m), running as Ascot…

2014 Railway Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 Railway Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today the biggest Perth Summer Racing Carnival meeting takes place at Ascot Racecourse for Railway Stakes Day 2014, scratchings and the latest track report found below. A bumper nine-race program, headed by a double shot of Group 1 racing, is scheduled for Perth’s ‘Super Saturday’ starting at 11:57am (local time) and continuing through until the…

Moment Of Change to Control Winterbottom Stakes 2014

Moment Of Change to Control Winterbottom Stakes 2014

After coming up trumps in the 2014 Winterbottom Stakes barrier draw Moment Of Change is a livewire chance to atone for a close second in the Perth classic 12 months ago and win the sprint showdown on Saturday according to trainer Peter Moody. Last Perth Summer Racing Carnival Moody’s Barley A Moment gelding travelled west…

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Tips

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Tips

Super Saturday kicks off the Perth Summer Racing Carnival at Ascot tomorrow, with three Group races on the schedule including the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m). The $750,000 race has attracted a field of 13 talented sprinters, made up in equal parts by local horses and the brave few that made the long journey over…

Pike Likes Shining Knight for 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Win

Pike Likes Shining Knight for 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Win

Six-time Perth Jockey’s Premiership winning hoop William Pike has a number of top rides at home for ‘Super Saturday’s this weekend including aboard the Grant Williams-trained Shining Knight in the Winterbottom Stakes 2014. One of two elite levels on the Railway Stakes Day program at Ascot Racecourse, this year’s $750,000 Crown Perth Winterbottom Stakes (1200m)…

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Form Guide & Preview

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Form Guide & Preview

The 2014 Perth Summer Racing Carnival kicks off this Saturday at Ascot Racecourse. The Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) is one of three black-type races on the program, offering some of the best sprinters the chance at winning their share of the $750,000 total prize money. 13 sprinters aged three-years-old and up are due to…