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2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Field Features Chocolate Holic

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Field Features Chocolate Holic

Grant & Alana Williams’ in-form galloper Chocolate Holic is one of just six horses accepted to face off in the AJ Scahill Stakes 2016 at Ascot Racecourse in Perth this weekend. The sole Group status race held around the country on Saturday, the $250,000 Group 3 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) is set to run as…

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

Perth horseman Simon Miller plans to head east next year with his Winterbottom Stakes fourth placegetter First Among Equals to target Adelaide’s The Goodwood 2017. The Ascot-based trainer brought over Whispering Brook this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival where her best result was a third to Global Glamour in Caulfield’s Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m). Next…

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Next for Chocolate Holic

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Next for Chocolate Holic

Connections of the weekend’s Carbine Club of W.A. Stakes winner Chocolate Holic are looking at a next-up run in the AJ Scahill Stakes 2016 next month. The four-year-old son of top Perth sire Blackfriars produced a career best run under the guidance of former local hoop Damien Oliver to take out last Saturday’s $100,000 Listed…

Watermans Bay Wins 2015 AJ Scahill Stakes Again

Watermans Bay Wins 2015 AJ Scahill Stakes Again

Daniel Morton’s in-form local star Watermans Bay saluted for the punters in the feature race at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse over the weekend successfully defending his title in the AJ Scahill Stakes 2015. Last season the Eternity Range gelding won the race following a second in the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) and 12 months on…

2015 AJ Scahill Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

2015 AJ Scahill Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

Daniel Morton’s defending champion Watermans Bay is tipped by the bookies as the one to beat again in Saturday’s AJ Scahill Stakes 2015 sitting top of betting at an odds-on price to win the feature race of the week in Perth. Ascot Racecourse is host to an eight-event card on the weekend highlighted by Race…

Watermans Bay Heads 2015 AJ Scahill Stakes Field

Watermans Bay Heads 2015 AJ Scahill Stakes Field

Daniel Morton’s defending champion Watermans Bay leads a small but classy line-up of middle distance gallopers running in the latest Perth Summer Racing Carnival Group event with the AJ Scahill Stakes 2015 taking place at Ascot on Saturday. Due to jump as Ascot Race 6 at 4:30pm (WA time), this year’s lucrative weight-for-age $250,000 Group…

Magnifisio Firm Favourite in 2014 AJ Scahill Betting

Magnifisio Firm Favourite in 2014 AJ Scahill Betting

10 classy horses will run in the Group 3 AJ Scahill Stakes (1400m) at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday, offering punters some great betting opportunities and chance to back a winner. The $200,000 race is one of three Group three races running in support of the Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m). Just three of the…

2014 AJ Scahill Stakes – Amorino Draws Barrier 1

2014 AJ Scahill Stakes – Amorino Draws Barrier 1

The $200,000 Group 3 AJ Scahill Stakes (1400m) saw its numbers drop from 14 to 10 when the final field was released on Wednesday. Magnifisio continues to headline the 2014 AJ Scahill Stakes but it is Grant Williams’ Amorino who scored the ideal start from barrier one. The five-year-old gelding won both the Listed Bunbury…

Magnifisio Leads 2014 AJ Scahill Stakes Nominations

Magnifisio Leads 2014 AJ Scahill Stakes Nominations

There will be six black-type races running at Ascot Racecourse in Perth this Saturday, including the Group 3 AJ Scahill Stakes (1400m) offering $200,000 in prize money. 14 horses were nominated for the 2014 AJ Scahill Stakes on Tuesday afternoon, including the headliner Magnifisio. The Jim P Taylor-trained five-year-old mare is in perfect form following…

Only 2 Eastern State Raiders Left for Kingston Town Classic

Only 2 Eastern State Raiders Left for Kingston Town Classic

Just two Eastern State raiders remain in the mix for the 2014 Kingston Town Classic on December 6 after a sizable contingent of interstate raiders travelled west for last weekend’s Railway Stakes Day in Perth. Plenty of hype surrounded the runs of the visitors in the Group 1’s at Ascot Racecourse last Saturday but none…