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CB Cox Stakes 2012 Final Field Released

CB Cox Stakes 2012 Final Field Released

Perth’s Summer Racing Carnival continues at Ascot on Saturday with a bumper card highlighted by the Group 2 $225,000 2012 CB Cox Stakes (2100m). A quality 16-horse field is headed by consistent performer Mr Moet who tasted Group 1 glory last month when defeating star galloper Luckygray in the Railway Stakes (1600m). The Adam Durrant-trained…

Battle Emblem Tops 2012 RJ Peters Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

Battle Emblem Tops 2012 RJ Peters Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

Battle Emblem is amongst 10 horses that have accepted for the Group 3 RJ Peters Stakes final field, with the race due to run at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday November 17, 2012. The nine-year-old will be looking to turn his form around after placing 10th of 11 runners in the Group 3 Asian Beau Stakes…

Strickland Stakes 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Strickland Stakes 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

A small eight-horse field has been named to contest Saturday’s Group 3 $125,000 2012 Strickland Stakes (2000m) at Belmont. Heading into the race in good form is improving gelding Mr Moet, who will be chasing a third consecutive victory. It will be the four-year-old’s first step up to Group level racing but he has earned…

Rohan Ruled Out Of 2012 Strickland Stakes

Rohan Ruled Out Of 2012 Strickland Stakes

A leg injury has seen promising Western Australian colt Rohan ruled out of starting in Saturday’s Group 3 $125,000 2012 Strickland Stakes (2000m) at Belmont. The talented Vaughn Sigley-trained three-year-old suffered a joint injury before the Belmont Guineas on June 23 which has failed to settle down following his victory in the $80,000 event. “Since the…

Luckygray Heads 2012 Hyperion Stakes Field

Luckygray Heads 2012 Hyperion Stakes Field

Perth star Luckygray headlines an 11-horse field for Saturday’s Group 3 $125,000 2012 Hyperion Stakes (1600m) at Belmont. The Bradbury’s Luck four-year-old has been touted as a potential Cox Plate starter after delivering an impressive early career record that stands at nine wins from 12 starts. Trained by Gino Poletti, the gelding has already collected…

Pinjarra Cup 2012 – Final Field and Preview

Pinjarra Cup 2012 – Final Field and Preview

The big weekend of racing in the nation’s west continues tomorrow where the attention turns to the 2012 Pinjarra Cup. The $100,000 Listed event will test the best country runners in Western Australia over the stayer’s distance of 2300 metres. Coming off a storming two-and-a-half-length win in the Bunbury Cup, Grant Williams-trained gelding Lords Ransom…

2012 Bunbury Cup Set to be Tight

2012 Bunbury Cup Set to be Tight

The bookmakers and punters alike are having a tough time deciding who will win tonight’s $110,000 2012 Bunbury Cup with the four favourites all within $1.50 of each other. The Listed 2200 metre race is one for the staying horses and it is currently tight in the betting markets between Moonlight Bay ($6.40), Rosie Rocket…

Perth Cup 2011 Odds Update – Kincaple New Favourite

Perth Cup 2011 Odds Update – Kincaple New Favourite

Following the weekend’s race results, Mark Reed’s progressive six-year-old Kincaple has been installed at the top of the 2011 Perth Cup odds, the local Ascot-based galloper having been well backed to take out the New Year’s Eve clash. Backing up from a last-start ninth when beaten four lengths by Playing God in the Group 1…

God Has Spoken the 2011 C B Cox Stakes winner

God Has Spoken the 2011 C B Cox Stakes winner

We are not too sure what more races.com.au can do for a punter after pointing out the virtues of God Has Spoken in Saturday’s 2011 C B Cox Stakes (2100m) at Ascot. Those who took the hint hopefully picked up the $21 generously offered. Trainer Neville Parnham worked the same wonders on God Has Spoken…

Parnham Speaks to God Ahead of CB Cox Stakes 2011

Parnham Speaks to God Ahead of CB Cox Stakes 2011

They may be a $21 outsider in the markets for Saturday’s 2011 CB Cox Stakes at Ascot, but Neville Parnham is hoping to pull off another remarkable training achievement and win the feature with God Has Spoken, boosting their Perth Cup bid for New Year’s Eve. Only a fortnight ago Parnham prepared Playing God to…