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2016 Premier’s Cup Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Premier’s Cup Tips and Betting Preview

Eleven stayers will line up for the Listed Premier’s Cup (1900m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, and the depth of talent confirmed subsequently offers punters particularly good value from a betting standpoint.

Allergic is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Premier’s Cup at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Steve Hart

Allergic carries winning form into the 2016 Premier’s Cup and remains an ...

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 ...

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 ...

Kia Ora Kouta Tops 2016 WATC Derby Odds

Kia Ora Kouta Tops 2016 WATC Derby Odds

Adam Durrant’s Group 1 placed gelding Kia Ora Koutou has opened clear favourite in WATC Derby 2016 betting to return to the winners’ stall for the first time this year at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on Saturday.

Last year’s WATC Derby winner Delicacy (pictured) was trained by Grant Williams who has three in the 2016 edition of the Perth feature ...

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...

2016 Perth Cup Winner Delicacy Targets Australian Cup

2016 Perth Cup Winner Delicacy Targets Australian Cup

Class mare Delicacy set a new weight carrying record to take out the Perth Cup over the weekend with the 2016 Australian Cup in Melbourne this March a potential autumn target for the Bob Peters-owned mare.

Delicacy (pictured at Morphettville) could be 2016 Australian Cup bound after her Perth Cup win with top weight this summer. Photo: Jenny Barnes....

Perth Cup 2016 Betting Tips & Odds

Perth Cup 2016 Betting Tips & Odds

This Saturday, January 2, the Perth Summer Racing Carnival action continues at Ascot Racecourse with the 2016 Perth Cup – betting odds and tips for which are found below.

Delicacy is short priced favourite but at a weight disadvantage with 59kg in the 2016 Perth Cup on Saturday at Ascot Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Due to run as Ascot 8 ...

2016 Perth Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2016 Perth Cup Field & Barrier Draw

The Perth Cup 2016 kicks off Group 2 racing for another calendar year at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday with a capacity field of stayers facing off in the half-a-million-dollar showdown.

2016 Perth Cup favourite Delicacy came up trumps with barrier one for Saturday’s showdown at Ascot Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Due to run as Ascot Race 8 at 5:05pm (local ...

Pike off 2016 Perth Cup Favourite Delicacy

Pike off 2016 Perth Cup Favourite Delicacy

Perth’s premier hoop William Pike has opted to jump off the top weight and race favourite Delicacy in Saturday’s Perth Cup 2016 field in favour of the ride on fellow Bob & Sandra Peters-owned mare Neverland.

Delicacy will be ridden by Peter Hall in Saturday’s 2016 Perth Cup field at Ascot Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A capacity 16 starters ...

Perth Cup Hope Neverland Leads 2015 ATA Stakes Field

Perth Cup Hope Neverland Leads 2015 ATA Stakes Field

This Wednesday a host of Perth Cup-bound stayers will have their final lead-up run into the January 2 feature at Ascot Racecourse in the ATA Stakes 2015 including odds-on favourite for the midweek clash Neverland.

A five-time winner from eight starts at the track, the Grant Williams-trained Big Brown four-year-old mare Neverland is one of 16 acceptors ...