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2017 WATC Derby Results: Gatting Beats Very Tempting

2017 WATC Derby Results: Gatting Beats Very Tempting

The boys fought back in the WATC Derby 2017 results at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday with Gatting beating home the Oaks winning filly Very Tempting to end the winning streak of the girls in the autumn classic. The past two years have seen the Grant Williams-trained Delicacy (2015) and Arcadia Dream (2016) beat home the…

Perth Cup 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Perth Cup 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The feature of the New Year’s Eve racing action takes place in W.A. on Saturday with the 2016 Perth Cup, betting tips and the latest odds on the mile and a half showdown found below. Due to run as Ascot Race 8 at 5:00pm (local), this season’s $500,000 Group 2 Perth Cup (2400m) features a…

2016 Perth Cup Field & Barriers: Perfect Reflection in 6

2016 Perth Cup Field & Barriers: Perfect Reflection in 6

The Grant & Alana Williams-trainer top weight Perfect Reflection has drawn ideally with gate six in Saturday’s Perth Cup 2016 field at Ascot Racecourse. Headlining the New Year’s Eve racing action in W.A., this summer’s $500,000 Group 2 Perth Cup (2400m) has attracted a final field of 15 stayers. Carrying the 59kg top-weight and out…

Respondent Tops 2016 ATA Stakes Field & Weights

Respondent Tops 2016 ATA Stakes Field & Weights

The final Perth Cup lead-up runs at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday with the Fred Kersley-trained Respondent to carry top weight in the ATA Stakes 2016 field. Just nine stayers make-up final acceptances for this season’s $100,000 Listed A.T.A. Stakes (2200m) on the weekend. The handicap clash is a key preparatory race for the iconic $500,000…

Perfect Reflection Tops 2016 Perth Cup Odds

Perfect Reflection Tops 2016 Perth Cup Odds

Last start CB Cox Stakes winning mare Perfect Reflection heads all-in Perth Cup 2016 odds despite her owner Bob Peters far from confirming a bid in the New Year’s Eve feature. Grant & Alana Williams’ star More Than Ready four-year-old enjoyed her seventh career win at her 12th start last weekend taking out the traditional…

Late 2016 Ted Van Heemst Stakes Win for Perfect Reflection

Late 2016 Ted Van Heemst Stakes Win for Perfect Reflection

Grant & Alana Williams’ class mare Perfect Reflection came from well back in the field to score a late nail-biting win for the punters at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday in the Ted Van Heemst Stakes 2016. Also registered as the C.B. Cox Stakes, the $250,000 Group 2 Ted Van Heemst Stakes (2100m) looked like it…

2016 Ted Van Heemst Stakes Betting Tips & Update

2016 Ted Van Heemst Stakes Betting Tips & Update

Formerly the C.B. Cox Stakes, Saturday’s Ted Van Heemst Stakes 2016 at Ascot Racecourse is the key Perth Cup lead-up and below are our insider betting tips on the summer staying showdown. Thirteen horses are still in the mix for the $250,000 Group 2 Ted Van Heemst Stakes (2100m) and the hot favourite in the…

Perfect Reflection Tops Ted Van Heemst Stakes 2016 Odds

Perfect Reflection Tops Ted Van Heemst Stakes 2016 Odds

Grant & Alana Williams’ class mare Perfect Reflection has opened the firm favourite in 2016 Ted Van Heemst Stakes betting to take out the Perth feature formerly run as the C.B. Cox Stakes at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday. Due to run as Ascot Race 7 at 4:30pm (WA time), this summer’s $250,000 Group 2 Ted…

2016 Ted Van Heemst Stakes Field Released

2016 Ted Van Heemst Stakes Field Released

A fourteen horse field has been announced to face off in Perth’s Ted Van Heemst Stakes 2016 – formerly the C.B. Cox Stakes – at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday. Continuing the action of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival, the $250,000 Group 2 Ted Van Heemst Stakes (2100m) is a key lead-up to the Perth Cup…

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Field Features Chocolate Holic

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Field Features Chocolate Holic

Grant & Alana Williams’ in-form galloper Chocolate Holic is one of just six horses accepted to face off in the AJ Scahill Stakes 2016 at Ascot Racecourse in Perth this weekend. The sole Group status race held around the country on Saturday, the $250,000 Group 3 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) is set to run as…