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Scales Of Justice Heads 2017 Belmont Sprint Field & Odds

Scales Of Justice Heads 2017 Belmont Sprint Field & Odds

Lindsey Smith’s returning Group 1 winner Scales Of Justice is clear favourite in Belmont Sprint 2017 betting to get the job done first-up in Perth this weekend. Set to run as Belmont Race 7 at 3:55pm (AWST), this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Belmont Sprint (1400m) has attracted a smart field of the state’s best gallopers….

2016 WATC Derby Betting Tips

2016 WATC Derby Betting Tips

The feature race at Ascot Racecourse this weekend in Perth is the lucrative WATC Derby 2016 for the three-year-olds, betting tips and selections for the staying clash detailed below. Due to run as Ascot Race 7 as the penultimate event on the card, this season’s $400,000 Group 2 Schweppes W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m) features a final…

Kia Ora Kouta Tops 2016 WATC Derby Odds

Kia Ora Kouta Tops 2016 WATC Derby Odds

Adam Durrant’s Group 1 placed gelding Kia Ora Koutou has opened clear favourite in WATC Derby 2016 betting to return to the winners’ stall for the first time this year at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on Saturday. Third to Tarzino in last November’s Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington, the classy Blackfriars three-year-old has had…

2016 WATC Derby Field: Kia Ora Kouta Draws Barrier 1

2016 WATC Derby Field: Kia Ora Kouta Draws Barrier 1

Adam Durrant’s consistent three-year-old Kia Ora Kouta is the big winner for Saturday’s WATC Derby 2016 at Ascot Racecourse drawing barrier one in the 12-horse field. A dozen young stayers make up the final field for this year’s $400,000 Group 2 W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m), including Blackfriars gelding Kia Ora Koutou chasing his fifth win from…

Ideal Image Wins 2015 Jungle Dawn Classic With Pike

Ideal Image Wins 2015 Jungle Dawn Classic With Pike

Perth’s No. 1 hoop William Pike enjoyed a stellar day of racing and winning at Ascot Racecourse for Kingston Town Classic Day including the Jungle Dawn Classic 2015 victory aboard the short priced favourite Ideal Image. Pike’s day at the races for the final Group 1 race meeting of 2015 was no doubt highlighted by…

2015 Jungle Dawn Classic Field, Tips & Odds

2015 Jungle Dawn Classic Field, Tips & Odds

The feature race for fillies and mares on the Kingston Town Classic Day program in Perth this Saturday is the Jungle Dawn Classic 2015, betting tips for the set weights plus penalties showdown found below. Set to run as Ascot Race 6 at 3:40pm (WA time), this year’s $100,000 Listed Jungle Dawn Classic (1400m) attracted…

2015 WA Guineas Aim for Fairetha Winner London Line

2015 WA Guineas Aim for Fairetha Winner London Line

Dan Morton’s in-form three-year-old London Line is likely to back-up with a return to Ascot Racecourse in a fortnight for the WA Guineas 2015 on the back of a win in the $100,000 Listed Fairetha Stakes (1400m) over the weekend. A son of top WA sire Blackfriars, London Line posted his fourth win at start…

Shining Knight Heads 2015 Miss Andretti Stakes Odds

Shining Knight Heads 2015 Miss Andretti Stakes Odds

The Listed Miss Andretti Stakes (1200m) is the feature race running at Ascot Racecourse in Perth on Saturday, attracting 12 talented local sprinters. Of those twelve, four are offering single figure odds in the betting market at with Shining Knight ($3.20) and Cool Trade ($3.60) contesting the top spot. The Grant Williams-trained Shining Knight will…