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2017 WA Guineas Nominations & Betting

2017 WA Guineas Nominations & Betting

The bookies are taking no chances with the undefeated Grant & Alana Williams-trained filly Mikimoto who heads all-in WA Guineas 2017 betting following nominations for the Railway Stakes Day support act on November 25. A bumper 85 three-year-olds make up the official early entries for this season’s Group 2 $500,000 W.A. Guineas (1600m), the set…

Scales Of Justice Leads Kington Town Classic 2017 Nominations & Odds

Scales Of Justice Leads Kington Town Classic 2017 Nominations & Odds

Last year’s runner-up Scales Of Justice is tipped to go one better leading futures 2017 Kingston Town Classic betting on the Perth Group 1 running at Ascot Racecourse on December 9. Last Perth Summer Racing Carnival, the Lindsey Smith-trained Scales Of Justice gelding Scales Of Justice won the Group 1 $1 million Railway Stakes (1600m)…

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 Railway Stakes Nominations & Weights

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 Railway Stakes Nominations & Weights

Darren Weir’s multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is likely to bypass Saturday racing at Sandown and be saved for a shot at Perth’s Group 1 Railway Stakes 2017 on November 25. The Perth Summer Racing Carnival celebrates its first major race day Saturday week at Ascot Racecourse with the action headlined by the…

Moriarty Wins 2014 Kingston Town Classic – Results

Moriarty Wins 2014 Kingston Town Classic – Results

The punters hit pay dirt at Ascot Racecourse in Perth on Saturday with the Chris Waller-trained favourite Moriarty saluting in the final Group 1 race of the calendar year – the Kingston Town Classic 2014. The Clodovil seven-year-old went out as $4.60 equal favourite on the tote with the Grant Williams-trained local three-year-old Disposition in…

2014 Kingston Town Classic Betting Tips

2014 Kingston Town Classic Betting Tips

The last Group 1 of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival takes place at Ascot Racecourse this weekend with a full field of stayers facing off in the Kingston Town Classic 2014. Betting on this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m), running as Race 8 in WA on Saturday, is led by Chris Waller’s…

Kingston Town Classic 2014 Form Guide & Preview

Kingston Town Classic 2014 Form Guide & Preview

This Saturday Group 1 racing comes to a close for another calendar year in Perth with the 2014 Kingston Town Classic lighting up Ascot Racecourse, the Races.com.au’s insider form guide preview and detailed below. A full field will face off in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 TABTouch Kingston Town Classic (1800m), the favourite of which…

Smokin’ Joey “Way Overs” In Kingston Town Classic Betting

Smokin’ Joey “Way Overs” In Kingston Town Classic Betting

Mornington’s Wez Hunter has described his Group 1 winner Smokin’ Joey as “way overs” in the 2014 Kingston Town Classic betting markets for the Perth showdown at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday. The seven-year-old Encosta De Lago gelding pays $14 through to win the final elite level of the 2014 calendar year – WA’s $500,000 Group…

Updated Kingston Town Classic 2014 Odds

Updated Kingston Town Classic 2014 Odds

Chris Waller’s Eastern State raider Moriarty leads the updated 2014 Kingston Town Classic odds for the feature race in Perth this weekend after coming up trumps with an inside alley. The veteran Clodovil gelding is one of a capacity number of gallopers accepted for Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 TABTouch-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) that runs as…

Another Bad Barrier for Balmont Girl in Kingston Town Classic 2014

Another Bad Barrier for Balmont Girl in Kingston Town Classic 2014

Local Ascot-based trainer Paula Wagg expressed her annoyance at another outside barrier for her 2014 Kingston Town Classic hope Balmont Girl at last night’s draw. Four-year-old Balmont mare Balmont Girl was on Tuesday announced as one of the confirmed starters in a capacity field for Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) in Perth….

Waller Happy With Inside Alley for 2014 Kingston Town Favourite

Waller Happy With Inside Alley for 2014 Kingston Town Favourite

Travelling foreman for the country’s leading trainer Chris Waller, Johanne Taylor said the stable were pleased to draw an inside alley for Saturday’s Kingston Town Classic 2014 favourite Moriarty. The veteran Sydney raider drew gate three for the $500,000 Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot Racecourse, which will be the seven-year-old’s second start…