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Luckygray Leads 2014 Roma Cup Field

Luckygray Leads 2014 Roma Cup Field

Trevor Andrews’ triple Group 1 winner Luckygray returns to racing on Saturday in the Roma Cup 2014 where the six-year-old is set to start the favourite. A dozen final acceptors make up the field for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Del Basso Smallgoods Roma Cup (1200m) that is set to light up Belmont Park Racecourse…

Pike Picks Elite Belle for Roma Cup 2014 Ride

Pike Picks Elite Belle for Roma Cup 2014 Ride

Perth’s premier rider William Pike has opted to ride Grant Williams’ La Trice Stakes winning mare Elite Belle in Saturday’s 2014 Roma Cup as she takes on multiple Group 1 champion Luckygray. Despite being given the option to partner Adam Durrant’s more experienced Group 1 performer Ranger, Pike has opted to jump back aboard Canny…

2014 Roma Cup Return for Checkpoint

2014 Roma Cup Return for Checkpoint

Neville Parnham is confident his returning five-year-old Checkpoint can race competitively first-up in Saturday’s Roma Cup 2014 at Belmont Park Racecourse in Perth. The Snitzel gelding hasn’t raced since early November last year and has been sidelined since with a sesamoid bone injury. Lightly-raced for their age due to a number of setbacks, Checkpoint has…

2013 AJ Scahill Stakes Field & Barriers

2013 AJ Scahill Stakes Field & Barriers

This Saturday Perth’s Ascot Racecourse will host Kingston Town Classic Day featuring a host of black type races including the AJ Scahill Stakes 2013. Running as the fifth at 3:15pm (local) this year’s $125,000 Group 3 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) has drawn a small field of nine hopefuls. One of the top fancies in the…

2013 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2013 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The richest race held in Perth each year runs at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday, and below you will find the Races.com.au team’s insider Railway Stakes 2013 form guide and betting preview for the classic. Set to run as Ascot Race 8 at 7:50pm (AEST), this year’s $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m)…

2013 Railway Stakes Barrier Draw – Smokin’ Joey in 7

2013 Railway Stakes Barrier Draw – Smokin’ Joey in 7

Odds on the Wez Hunter-trained Victorian Smokin’ Joey winning the Railway Stakes 2013 in Perth on Saturday are set to firm after the galloper drew well with gate seven in today’s barrier draw. Yesterday Perth Racing released the field for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) with a capacity 16-starter, four-emergency list…

Capacity Railway Stakes 2013 Final Field

Capacity Railway Stakes 2013 Final Field

A bumper final field has been announced to contest the 2013 Railway Stakes at Ascot Racecourse this weekend as the opening Group 1 of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival. A capacity 16 starters plus four emergencies are accepted for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m), one of two Group 1’s…

Kerrific Railway Chance after 2013 RJ Peters Stakes Win

Kerrific Railway Chance after 2013 RJ Peters Stakes Win

Bunbury trainers Bruce Watkins and Gary Hitchcock look to have a genuine 2013 Railway Stakes chance in veteran galloper Kerrific who scored a narrow win in last Saturday’s $125,000 Group 3 R.J. Peters Stakes (1500m) at Ascot Racecourse. Improving leaps and bounds on their first-up ninth in the Group 2 Lee Steere Stakes (1400m) the…

Rohan Tops 2013 R.J. Peters Stakes Odds

Rohan Tops 2013 R.J. Peters Stakes Odds

Smart local galloper Rohan has opened the clear early favourite to win the RJ Peters Stakes 2013 at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse this Saturday for their first win of the season. One of two features on the Ascot race card for the weekend, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 RJ Peters Stakes (1500m) has drawn a quality…

Rohan Among R.J. Peters Stakes 2013 Field

Rohan Among R.J. Peters Stakes 2013 Field

Top-rated local hope for the upcoming Group 1 Railway Stakes, Rohan will get their chance to secure a start in the Perth Summer Racing Carnival classic when they run in this Saturday’s 2013 R.J. Peters Stakes field. One of two Group races on the Ascot program on the weekend, this year’s $125,000 Group 1 RJ…