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2015 Perth Cup Field & Barriers – Real Love in Five

2015 Perth Cup Field & Barriers – Real Love in Five

Perth Cup 2015 favourite Real Love was last night one of a capacity field of stayers accepted for the Ascot New Year’s Day feature, Adam Durrant’s in-form mare coming up trumps with barrier five for Thursday. Overnight Perth Racing released the official 16-starter, two-emergency field for this summer’s $500,000 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth…

C.B. Cox Stakes 2014 Betting Tips & Selections

C.B. Cox Stakes 2014 Betting Tips & Selections

The big race in Perth, and Australia, this Saturday is Ascot’s 2014 C.B. Cox Stakes – betting tips for which are found right here. Of the 13 remaining hopefuls in the $250,000 Group 2 C.B. Cox Stakes (2100m) following the scratching of Perth Cup-bound Balmont Girl, the clear favourite at is Railway Stakes winner Elite…

2014 C.B. Cox Stakes Form Guide & Preview

2014 C.B. Cox Stakes Form Guide & Preview

The sole Group race on the Australian weekend line-up takes place over in Perth with the C.B. Cox Stakes 2014 lighting up Ascot Racecourse, a form guide analysis and betting preview for the weight-for-age summer classic found below. There are 13 remaining hopefuls in the $250,000 Group 2 C.B. Cox Stakes (2100m) field for Saturday…

Morton Dually Represented in CB Cox Stakes Field 2014

Morton Dually Represented in CB Cox Stakes Field 2014

Dan Morton is praying the form of his two 2014 C.B. Cox Stakes hopes for Saturday can improve when he saddles-up Red Blast and Strike The Stars from two wide alleys at Ascot Racecourse. The locally-based Morton has two shots at the $250,000 Group 2 C.B. Cox Stakes (2100m) trophy this Perth Summer Racing Carnival…

Six 2015 Perth Cup Nominations for Durrant

Six 2015 Perth Cup Nominations for Durrant

Perth Cup 2015 nominations for the New Year’s Day classic at Ascot Racecourse are now out with local trainer Adam Durrant leading the entries numbers-wise with six possible starters in the mile and a half showdown. A total of 42 gallopers are nominated for January 1’s $492,575 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m),…

Mr Moet “Rock-Hard Fit” for 2014 Railway Stakes

Mr Moet “Rock-Hard Fit” for 2014 Railway Stakes

Local horseman Adam Durrant will saddle up three chances in Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2014 field and is unconcerned about any fitness issues with his 2012 champ Mr Moet resuming off a lengthy spell. The Mosayter seven-year-old is one of a capacity field running in this year’s $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m),…

The Cleaner Leads Capacity 2014 Railway Stakes Field

The Cleaner Leads Capacity 2014 Railway Stakes Field

The Mick Burles-trained cult Tasmanian galloper The Cleaner leads a capacity field of gallopers engaged to face off in the Railway Stakes 2014 at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse this Saturday. Final acceptances for WA’s richest race, the $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m), closed this afternoon and Perth Racing have announced a full…

2014 Kingston Town Classic Nominations Feature Top Spring Runners

2014 Kingston Town Classic Nominations Feature Top Spring Runners

Nominations for some of the premier Perth Summer Racing Carnival races were taken on Monday, including the 2014 Kingston Town Classic. The Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m), held on Saturday December 6th at Ascot Racecourse, is the second Group One feature of the festival, run under weight-for-age conditions, and worth $500,000 in prize money….

2013 Strickland Stakes Nominations Released

2013 Strickland Stakes Nominations Released

The next Perth Group race runs at Belmont Park this Saturday with a quality line-up of weight-for-age gallopers nominated for the Strickland Stakes 2013. There were 15 early entries for this year’s edition of the $125,000 Group 3 Strickland Stakes (2000m) including a number of Group 1 performers such as Playing God. The Neville Parnham-trained…

Talent Show Wins 2013 Peth Cup in Upset

Talent Show Wins 2013 Peth Cup in Upset

Long-priced outsider Talent Show produced shock upset to upstage her more-fancied rivals in the Group 2 2013 Perth Cup (2400m) on Tuesday. Paying $31, the six-year-old only gained a start in the field when favourite Chester Road was scratched but showed she was more than up to the task when producing an outstanding finish to…