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Waller hoping for better barrier for All Our Roads in 2017 Kingston Town Classic

Waller hoping for better barrier for All Our Roads in 2017 Kingston Town Classic

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller is hoping for a change of luck for All Our Roads at today’s barrier draw for the Group 1 $1m Magic Millions-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday. All Our Roads did it tough last start from barrier fourteen when ninth, only two and a half lengths…

WA Guineas 2017 Tips & Betting Update

WA Guineas 2017 Tips & Betting Update

Half-a-million-dollars in prize money is on offer to the top three-year-old in Saturday’s 2017 WA Guineas, betting tips and the updated odds on the Railway Stakes Day support act detailed below. Taking place one race before the Group 1 $1 million Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot Racecourse, this year’s Group 2 $500,000 W.A. Guineas (1600m)…

2017 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

Group 1 racing returns to Perth for the first time in 12 months in the form of Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2017, a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview on the mile classic detailed below. Running as Ascot Race 7 at 5:00pm (local time), this year’s Group 1 $1 million James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes…

Railway Stakes 2017: Black Heart Bart Back To Best

Railway Stakes 2017: Black Heart Bart Back To Best

The Darren Weir camp are confident five-time Group 1 champion Black Heart Bart is back to his best ahead of the 2017 Railway Stakes in Perth this weekend. A winner of over $3.7 million in prize money over his 45 start career to date, which started out in W.A. before the transfer to Weir in…

2017 Railway Stakes Barrier Draw: Tom Melbourne In 1

2017 Railway Stakes Barrier Draw: Tom Melbourne In 1

Chris Waller’s perennial runner-up Tom Melbourne has come up trumps with the inside barrier in Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2017 field in Perth and has firmed into equal favouritism for the million dollar feature. A capacity final field of end-of-year milers will face off in the opening elite level of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival when…

Pike sticks with Silverstream in 2017 Railway Stakes

Pike sticks with Silverstream in 2017 Railway Stakes

Leading Perth rider William Pike will stick with last start winner Silverstream in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday. Pike had the first choice of prominent Perth owner Bob Peters three Railway Stakes runners and chose Silverstream over Cosmic Storm and Disposition. Pike has been…

Capacity 2017 Railway Stakes Field Confirmed

Capacity 2017 Railway Stakes Field Confirmed

A capacity Railway Stakes 2017 field has been released by Perth Racing ahead of the opening WA Summer Racing Carnival Group 1 this Saturday at Ascot Racecourse. The full 16 starters plus four emergencies are in the mix for this year’s Group 1 $1 million James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) including the reigning champion…

Redzel Tops 2017 Darley Classic Field & Odds

Redzel Tops 2017 Darley Classic Field & Odds

The Everest winner Redzel has opened firm favourite in Darley Classic 2017 betting to win the famous Flemington sprint on Saturday as part of Emirates Stakes Day. The final meeting of the coveted Melbourne Cup Carnival, Saturday racing at Flemington features two elite level races including the Group 1 $1 million Darley Classic (1200m) run…

2017 Melbourne Cup Tips: Waterhouse on Wall Of Fire

2017 Melbourne Cup Tips: Waterhouse on Wall Of Fire

The always popular Melbourne Cup Call of the Card was a typically competitive affair on Monday, but one thing that came to light was that the Waterhouse family were tipping Wall Of Fire as the 2017 Melbourne Cup winner. Tom Waterhouse backed Wall Of Fire to win today’s Group 1 $6.25 million Emirates Melbourne Cup…

2017 Melbourne Cup Results: Rekindling Wins

2017 Melbourne Cup Results: Rekindling Wins

The 2017 Melbourne Cup Day results will be updated all afternoon long at races.com.au and we are set for a truly epic edition of ‘the race that stops a nation’. There are ten races set to take place at Flemington this afternoon, but there is no doubt that the Melbourne Cup is the highlight and…