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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).

Angelic Light will fight to justify her favouritism in the Winterbottom Stakes on Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The $750,000 race has attracted a field of 13 talented sprinters, made up in ...

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.

Bel Sprinter will jump from barrier eight in the Winterbottom Stakes, which is ...

Parnham Looks for Repeat Success in WA Guineas 2014

Parnham Looks for Repeat Success in WA Guineas 2014

Local trainer Neville Parnham is looking to repeat his stellar 2010 performance in this weekend’s Group 2 WA Guineas (1600m) at Ascot.

Rommel will look to emulate the success Playing God and Steven Parnham (pictured) had in the 2010 WA Guineas during this weekend’s race. Photo by Taron Clarke.

Relative newcomer Playing God won the WA Guineas that year ...

Fast Pace of 2014 Railway Stakes will Benefit Alma’s Fury

Fast Pace of 2014 Railway Stakes will Benefit Alma’s Fury

Seven-year-old Alma’s Fury faces a tough task in the Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot on Saturday after drawing barrier 18 for the $1 million feature race.

Alma’s Fury will benefit from the fast tempo set by The Cleaner in the Railway Stakes this Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

The gelding will come into gate 14 following the removal ...

O’Shea Apprehensive with ‘Perfect’ 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Barrier

O’Shea Apprehensive with ‘Perfect’ 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Barrier

By all accounts, four-year-old horse Sidestep has drawn the ‘perfect’ barrier in the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) in Perth this Saturday, however trainer John O’Shea isn’t giving in to the hype just yet.

Sidestep is due to start the Winterbottom Stakes from the ideal barrier, but trainer John O’Shea remains apprehensive. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Godolphin-owned horse ...

Bel Sprinter Needs to Overcome Slow Start in 2014 Winterbottom Stakes

Bel Sprinter Needs to Overcome Slow Start in 2014 Winterbottom Stakes

Hoop Ben Melham has resigned himself to the fact that Bel Sprinter, who has a solid effort of tardy starts, will give his rivals a head start in the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) in Perth this Saturday.

Ben Melham notes that Bel Sprinter will need to not give his Winterbottom Stakes rivals too much of a start if ...

Smokin’ Joey Looking to Atone in 2014 Railway Stakes

Smokin’ Joey Looking to Atone in 2014 Railway Stakes

Hoop Ben Melham has ridden seven-year-old gelding Smokin’ Joey in his last seven starts but is keen to try a different approach in the Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) in Perth this Saturday.

Ben Melham will try a different, friendlier approach on Smokin’ Joey in the Railway Stakes this Saturday in a bid to win the $1 million race. Photo ...

McAuliffe Confident Ahead of WA Guineas 2014

McAuliffe Confident Ahead of WA Guineas 2014

Perth-based trainer Darren McAuliffe will be represented in both the Group 2 WA Guineas (1600m) and Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) on Super Saturday at Ascot Racecourse.

Horse Racing Tip Furious Dame, winner of her last two starts, is set to make her debut over the mile in the WA Guineas this Saturday.
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Three Main Chances for Peters in 2014 WA Guineas

Three Main Chances for Peters in 2014 WA Guineas

Local horse owner Bob Peters could very well dominate the entire race card at Ascot this Saturday, with a number of horses representing him in the Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m), Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m), and Group 2 WA Guineas (1600m).

Horse Racing Tip Disposition is the short favourite in the 2014 WA Guineas betting market at a price ...

WA Horses Hard to Beat in Railway Stakes 2014

WA Horses Hard to Beat in Railway Stakes 2014

With a total $1 million in prize money, it’s no surprise that big name horses travel to Perth from the eastern states in search of a win in the Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m).

Will a Perth local emulate Luckygray’s (pictured) success and win the Railway Stakes over the big name tourists? Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

These horses can often ...