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Grand Nirvana Shoots for Roma Cup Hat Trick

Grand Nirvana Shoots for Roma Cup Hat Trick

On Saturday Fred Kersley’s grand old galloper Grand Nirvana will aim for an historical treble, the dual Roma Cup champion shooting for a third win in the Belmont Park classic.

Now a rising nine-year-old, the son of Scenic lines up for their 48th career start this weekend in the $125,000 Group 3 Del Basso Smallgoods Roma Cup (1200m) ...

Excelorada Chasing Second Straight Win In 2013 Crawford Stakes

Excelorada Chasing Second Straight Win In 2013 Crawford Stakes

Neville Parnham-trained Excelorada has the opportunity to become the first horse since Metallic Storm to win the 2013 Crawford Stakes in back-to-back years when he contests the Listed event at Ascot on Saturday.

Excelorada finished his 2012 Perth Summer Racing Carnival campaign with back-to-back wins in the Crawford Stakes (1000m) and Listed Summer Scorcher (1000m) but has failed to ...

2013 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2013 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The richest race held in Perth each year runs at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday, and below you will find the Races.com.au team’s insider Railway Stakes 2013 form guide and betting preview for the classic.

Conservatorium is out to become just the second horse in 30 years to win the Lee Steere - Railway Stakes double. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Kerrific Railway Chance after 2013 RJ Peters Stakes Win

Kerrific Railway Chance after 2013 RJ Peters Stakes Win

Bunbury trainers Bruce Watkins and Gary Hitchcock look to have a genuine 2013 Railway Stakes chance in veteran galloper Kerrific who scored a narrow win in last Saturday’s $125,000 Group 3 R.J. Peters Stakes (1500m) at Ascot Racecourse.

Improving leaps and bounds on their first-up ninth in the Group 2 Lee Steere Stakes (1400m) the Blackfriars seven-year-old raced into ...

2013 Strickland Stakes Winner Kincaple Melbourne Spring Carnival Bound

2013 Strickland Stakes Winner Kincaple Melbourne Spring Carnival Bound

After announcing themselves as a stayer to watch with their Strickland Stakes 2013 victory at Belmont Park on the weekend the Adam Durrant-trained Kincaple has booked their trip to Victoria for the upcoming Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

The rising Pentire eight-year-old posted their eighth career win at start number 29 on Saturday putting behind them for good the ...

Strickland Stakes 2013 Field & Betting Odds

Strickland Stakes 2013 Field & Betting Odds

While the Sunshine Coast is host to Caloundra Cup Day on Saturday, over in WA the weekend’s sole Group race is set to light up Belmont Park Racecourse with the 2013 Strickland Stakes taking centre stage.

This year’s edition of the weight-for-age classic has drawn a full field of local hopefuls with 14 starters, plus the Chris Gangemi-trained The ...

Mr Moet v Mawingo – 2013 Peter Young Stakes Betting

Mr Moet v Mawingo – 2013 Peter Young Stakes Betting

It is shaping up as a tough two horse betting battle for the Peter Young Stakes 2013 at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday for Blue Diamond Stakes Day with Group 1 winners Mr Moet and Mawingo vying for top spot in the markets.

Mawingo (inside) has opened top of the 2013 Peter Young Stakes odds for Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Mawingo Heads Peter Young Stakes 2013 Field

Mawingo Heads Peter Young Stakes 2013 Field

A talented eight horse field of stayers has been accepted for the 2013 Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday with the top-rated acceptor being Anthony Freedman’s Doomben Cup winner Mawingo.

2013 Australian Cup fancy Mawingo runs in the Peter Young Stakes this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Tertullian five-year-old resumed racing after an injury-enforced break with ...

Mr Moet’s Success Continues with 2012 CB Cox Stakes Win

Mr Moet’s Success Continues with 2012 CB Cox Stakes Win

Perth Summer Racing Carnival 2012 star Mr Moet has continued his outstanding campaign in the nation’s west with a win in the Group 2 2012 CB Cox Stakes (2100m) on Saturday.

The five-year-old headed into the $225,000 feature on the back of a Group 1 win and a Group 1 second and again showed his class to defeat 2013 Perth ...

Texan Leader of R.S. Crawford Stakes 2012 Odds

Texan Leader of R.S. Crawford Stakes 2012 Odds

Adam Durrant’s consistent five-year-old Texan has opened top of the odds to win the 2012 R.S. Crawford Stakes at Ascot’s CB Cox Stakes Day this Saturday as they return after a two month break.

The Stratum gelding has won nine of the 20 career starts to date, placing in another six, and connections are hoping they will add to ...