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Two Vie for Favouritism in 2014 Lee Steere Classic Betting

Two Vie for Favouritism in 2014 Lee Steere Classic Betting

10 three-year-old horses are running in the Group 3 Lee Steere Classic (1400m) this Saturday, offering punters a variety of betting options and chance to back a winner. The $150,000 Lee Steere Classic is one of six black-type races running in support of the Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot Racecourse. Half of…

Hobart Jones Leads 2014 Lee Steere Classic Final Field

Hobart Jones Leads 2014 Lee Steere Classic Final Field

The Group 3 Lee Steere Classic (1400m) is one of four Group races running on Saturday at Ascot Racecourse in Perth. Two of the nominated horses failed to accept for the race, leaving a final field of just 10 three-year-olds. The Vernon Brockman-trained Hobart Jones continues to lead the pack after drawing barrier seven with…

Hobart Jones Hopes for More Luck in Lee Steere Classic 2014

Hobart Jones Hopes for More Luck in Lee Steere Classic 2014

Smart grey colt Hobart Jones had no luck at Ascot Racecourse last time out, something his Lark Hill-based trainer Vernon Brockman hopes changes in this Saturday’s 2014 Lee Steere Classic. On Railway Stakes Day, November 22, the So Secret three-year-old was beaten two lengths when a luckless sixth with a big 60kg to carry behind…

2014 Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic Nominations Released

2014 Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic Nominations Released

The Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic (1400m) is one of three Group Three races running at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday, in support of the Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m). 12 three-year-olds have been nominated for the supporting Classic, headlined by the Vernon Brockman-trained Hobart Jones. The colt has won three of his eight career…

Fuld’s Bet Leads 2014 Placid Ark Stakes Betting Odds

Fuld’s Bet Leads 2014 Placid Ark Stakes Betting Odds

Simon Miller’s progressive young filly Fuld’s Bet has opened favourite to win her second black type when she lines up in the opening stakes race on Railway Stakes Day, the Placid Ark Stakes 2014, at Ascot Racecourse this weekend. Saturday’s $100,000 Listed Placid Ark Stakes (1200m) jumps as Race 3 at 1:15pm (local time) on…

2014 WA Guineas Odds: Disposition Clear Favourite

2014 WA Guineas Odds: Disposition Clear Favourite

Grant Williams’ undefeated local three-year-old Disposition is the red hot favourite in futures WA Guineas 2014 betting markets ahead of the November 22 showdown at Ascot Racecourse. The son of Reset is one 70 youngsters nominated for Saturday week’s lucrative $400,000 Group 2 W.A. Guineas (1600m), the set weights clash a major support race on…

Hobart Jones Heads 2014 WA Sires’ Produce Stakes Field & Odds

Hobart Jones Heads 2014 WA Sires’ Produce Stakes Field & Odds

This weekend in Perth a double shot of Group racing action will take place at Ascot Racecourse including the WA Sires’ Produce Stakes 2014 where Karrakatta Plate winner Hobart Jones is the top fancy. Running as Race 6 on Saturday, this year’s $200,000 Group 3 W.A. Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) field features 14 two-year-olds, including…

Jezpark Heads 2014 Karrakatta Plate Field

Jezpark Heads 2014 Karrakatta Plate Field

Ted Martinovich’s flying young colt Jezpark heads a talented field of promising two-year-olds in the feature race at Ascot Racecourse in Perth this weekend, the Karrakatta Plate 2014. Running as Race 7 at 4:25pm (local time), this year’s $500,000 Group 2 Karrakatta Plate (1200m) has drawn a capacity field of 16 starters. One of those…