News About David Harrison

Variation Scores Upset 2016 WA Guineas Result

Variation Scores Upset 2016 WA Guineas Result

Stephen Miller’s in-form gelding Variation enjoyed an upset win at juicy odds over the beaten favourite Ellicazoom in Saturday’s WA Guineas 2016 at Ascot Racecourse. The key support act on the Railway Stakes Day card on the opening Group 1 race meeting of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival, this year’s $500,000 Group 2 W.A. Guineas…

Sheidel Scores 2015 RS Crawford Stakes Win

Sheidel Scores 2015 RS Crawford Stakes Win

David Harrison’s in-form mare Sheidel continued to frank the form coming out of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival’s fillies and mares’ series with her Kingston Town Classic Day win in the R.S. Crawford Stakes 2015. The four-year-old daughter of Holy Roman Emperor posted her 10th career win at start number 14 over the weekend making…

2015 RS Crawford Stakes Field, Odds & Betting Tips

2015 RS Crawford Stakes Field, Odds & Betting Tips

The last of the Listed races before the Kingston Town Classic steals the show at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday is the RS Crawford Stakes 2015 for sprinters, betting odds and tips for which are found below. Set to run as Ascot Race 7 at 4:15pm (WA time) on a classy nine race program, this year’s…

Let It Slip Scores Placid Ark Stakes Win

Let It Slip Scores Placid Ark Stakes Win

The Daniel Pearce-trained filly Let It Slip scored her maiden stakes win on Saturday at Ascot Racecourse taking out the 2015 Placid Ark Stakes in an upset on Railway Stakes Day. Taking her record up to two wins from six starts, the three-year-old daughter of Not A Single Doubt ran in her black-type debut on…

Sheidel Salutes for Punters in Jungle Mist Classic

Sheidel Salutes for Punters in Jungle Mist Classic

David Harrison’s flying mare Sheidel saluted for the punters in the first black-type on the Railway Stakes Day card at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday winning the 2015 Jungle Mist Classic as the odds-on favourite in record time. Backing up from a fourth behind Rock Magic in the Group 3 Colonel Reeves Stakes (1100m) at the…

2015 Jungle Mist Classic Field, Betting Odds & Tips

2015 Jungle Mist Classic Field, Betting Odds & Tips

The first of the black-type races on the Railway Stakes Day program in Perth this weekend sees the fillies and mares face off in the Jungle Mist Classic 2015. Set to run as Ascot Race 3 at 1:04pm (WA time), this year’s $100,000 Listed Jungle Mist Classic (1200m) has attracted a small 10-starter field. The…

Shining Knight Heads 2015 Summer Scorcher Field & Weights

Shining Knight Heads 2015 Summer Scorcher Field & Weights

The Grant Williams-trained Shining Knight will carry the 59kg top weight in Thursday’s Summer Scorcher 2015 when the last start R.S. Crawford Stakes winner leads out the field in the Perth Cup Day support race. Jumping at 1:30pm (WA time) as Ascot Race 3, this season’s $100,000 Listed Schweppes Summer Scorcher (1000m) attracted a final…

Miss Rose De Lago Leads 2014 Jungle Dawn Classic Final Field

Miss Rose De Lago Leads 2014 Jungle Dawn Classic Final Field

19 fillies and mares have been whittled down to 13 in the Listed Jungle Dawn Classic (1400m) running at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday. The race’s final field was released Wednesday with six nominees failing to declare including headliners Cool Trade and Antique Belle, who is running in the Group 3 AJ Scahill Stakes (1400m) instead….

Settle Strada Likely 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Starter

Settle Strada Likely 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Starter

One of 53 original Winterbottom Stakes 2014 nominations, Settle Strada is all but a confirmed starter with his Lark Hill-based trainer David Harrison confirming Saturday week’s Ascot feature as the galloper’s major aim this prep. The Strada six-year-old has had just the one run this time in and was disappointing but Harrison is still keen…

2014 Belmont Newmarket Betting – Smoko Odds-On

2014 Belmont Newmarket Betting – Smoko Odds-On

No surprises after jockey William Pike jumped off Celebrity Miss to ride their returning rival Smoko in Saturday’s Belmont Newmarket 2014 that the latter would open shortie in the markets for the Perth feature this weekend. Those are two of the 10 runners facing off in the $100,000 Listed Belmont Newmarket (1200m) at Belmont Park…