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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…

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…

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 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide & Preview

2016 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide & Preview

The final Group 1 race of 2016 takes place at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on the weekend and below is our exclusive Kingston Town Classic form guide preview and betting analysis. Running as Ascot Race 8 at 5:00pm (W.A. time), this year’s $1 million Group 1 Peters Investments Kingston Town Classic (1800m) features 16 hopefuls. Markets…

Kingston Town Classic 2016 Betting Update

Kingston Town Classic 2016 Betting Update

Last year’s winner Perfect Reflection has retained her spot at the top of the 2016 Kingston Town Classic betting markets for her title defence on Saturday after a gun barrier two draw. A final field of 16 weight-for-age runners are in the mix for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Peters Investments Kingston Town Classic…

Bass Strait Back to Best For 2016 Kingston Town Classic

Bass Strait Back to Best For 2016 Kingston Town Classic

Perth’s 13-time premiership winning trainer Neville Parnham is relieved his chance at a third Kingston Town Classic win on the weekend Bass Strait has returned to his best form ahead of the million dollar feature. Parnham celebrated back-to-back wins in the weight-for-age feature at Ascot Racecourse back in 2010-11 with his former stable star Playing…

2016 Hobart Cup Aim for Ihtsahymn

2016 Hobart Cup Aim for Ihtsahymn

Plumpton horseman Patrick Payne is hoping for a return to form late this year from his former WA galloper Ihtsahymn who could head down to Tasmanian during the summer to target next February’s Hobart Cup 2016. Formerly prepared in Perth by Fred Kersley, Ihtiram gelding Ihtsahymn has won seven of his 24 career starts to…

No Aurie’s Star 2015 for Ihtsahymn

No Aurie’s Star 2015 for Ihtsahymn

The attrition rate for Saturday’s 2015 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington Racecourse continues to rise with the Patrick Payne-trained Ihtsahymn the latest runner confirmed as a non-acceptor for the opening Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Group race. A five-year-old son of Ihtiram, the now Plumpton-based Ihtsahymn will still kick off his campaign at Flemington on Saturday…

Bumper 2015 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Bumper 2015 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Racing steps up a notch at Flemington this weekend with the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival majors fast approaching, a bumper list of nominations taken for Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2015. The feature race in Melbourne on Saturday, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) attracted a bumper 20 nominees with the Darren Weir-trained…

C.B. Cox Stakes 2014 Betting Tips & Selections

C.B. Cox Stakes 2014 Betting Tips & Selections

The big race in Perth, and Australia, this Saturday is Ascot’s 2014 C.B. Cox Stakes – betting tips for which are found right here. Of the 13 remaining hopefuls in the $250,000 Group 2 C.B. Cox Stakes (2100m) following the scratching of Perth Cup-bound Balmont Girl, the clear favourite at is Railway Stakes winner Elite…