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Railway Stakes 2016 Odds Update: Tradesman Market Mover

Railway Stakes 2016 Odds Update: Tradesman Market Mover

The in-form Robert & Todd Harvey-trained Tradesman is the notable early market mover in the 2016 Railway Stakes betting markets for the Perth Group 1 this weekend.

Mackintosh (inside) is the best fancied of the interstate raiders lining-up in the 2016 Railway Stakes in Perth on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

A capacity field of 16 milers are set to ...

Heart Starter “The One” in 2016 Railway Stakes

Heart Starter “The One” in 2016 Railway Stakes

Of his five runners in Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2016 field at Ascot Racecourse owner Bob Peters believes the rails-drawn Heart Starter could be “the one” to win.

Disposition is one of five 2016 Railway Stakes hopefuls for owner Bob Peters this weekend at Ascot Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The shortest-priced of Peters’ five strong contingent in the $1 million ...

2016 Railway Stakes Weight Worry for Perfect Reflection

2016 Railway Stakes Weight Worry for Perfect Reflection

Prolific W.A. owner breeder Bob Peters has concerns over the weight his mare Perfect Reflection is allocated to carry as she shoots for a second career Group 1 win in Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2016.

Perfect Reflection is narrow favourite over Mackintosh (pictured) in 2016 Railway Stakes betting for this weekend in Perth. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The bookmakers are taking ...

Pike Stands By to Ride Real Love in 2016 Melbourne Cup Field

Pike Stands By to Ride Real Love in 2016 Melbourne Cup Field

Perth-based hoop William Pike will secure his first ride in the ‘race that stops a nation’ heading east on the first Tuesday of November to partner Real Love in the Melbourne Cup 2016 field should she line-up in the two mile classic.

Real Love will reunite with Perth jockey William Pike should she line-up in the 2016 Melbourne Cup field ...

Will Weir Complete Melbourne – Caulfield Cup Double With Real Love?

Will Weir Complete Melbourne – Caulfield Cup Double With Real Love?

Twelve months ago record-breaking Victorian horseman Darren Weir won the Melbourne Cup in an upset and this weekend he’s out to make history again this time in the 2016 Caulfield Cup with Real Love.

JRA Cup winner Real Love comes off the wrong lead-up to win the 2016 Caulfield Cup historically-speaking. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Just three mares remain ...

Real Love To Race On for Melbourne Spring Carnival Bid

Real Love To Race On for Melbourne Spring Carnival Bid

The Western Australian-raced mare Real Love has escaped retirement for at least another preparation with prominent Perth owner-breeder Bob Peters confirming she would race on in Melbourne during the spring.

Beaten Brisbane Cup favourite Real Love will race on for a 2016 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival bid. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Transferred from WA to the Melbourne Cup winning Victorian stables ...

Breeding Barn Calls Brisbane Cup Bound Real Love

Breeding Barn Calls Brisbane Cup Bound Real Love

Prolific Perth owner-breeder Bob Peters is pretty confident plans to retire star mare Real Love to the breeding barn after her 2016 Brisbane Cup bid next month will stick.

JRA Cup winning mare Real Love continues on her Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival raid with runs in the Premier’s Cup and Brisbane Cup in the coming weeks. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Originally ...

Arcadia Dream wins 2016 WATC Derby

Arcadia Dream wins 2016 WATC Derby

Perth’s leading jockey William Pike claimed his sixth win in the Group 2 $400,000 Schweppes W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday with a perfectly timed run on Arcadia Dream.

Delicacy carried the Bob Peters pink and white colours to victory in the Australasian Oaks and the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Pike ...

Australian Guineas Hope Last Bullet Out of Autumn

Australian Guineas Hope Last Bullet Out of Autumn

The 2016 Australian Guineas hopes of smart Adelaide youngster Last Bullet have been dashed with the three-year-old ruled out of the Autumn Carnival with a pelvic fracture.

Adelaide Group 3 winner Last Bullet has been ruled out of a Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival bid due to a fractured pelvis. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Prepared in Morphettville by John Hyam, the ...

Perth Cup Winner Delicacy Retired

Perth Cup Winner Delicacy Retired

The worst fears of WA’s leading owner-breeder Bob Peters were confirmed this week when his champion mare and last weekend’s Perth Cup winner Delicacy was forced into retirement due to injury.

2016 Perth Cup winner Delicacy has been retired due to injury. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Last season’s Champion Three-Year-Old Filly, the now four-year-old daughter of Al Maher posted her 12...