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2016 Japan Racing Association Trophy Field & Barrier Draw

2016 Japan Racing Association Trophy Field & Barrier Draw

The Japan Racing Association Trophy 2016 is one of three Perth Summer Racing Carnival black-types on the Ascot card on Saturday with the field and barriers for the staying showdown now out.

Peter Hall (pictured on Delicacy) rides Don’tgetcaught in the 2016 JRA Plate at Ascot Racecourse this weekend in Perth. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

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Tattersall’s Cup 2016 Betting Tips

Tattersall’s Cup 2016 Betting Tips

The first of the Perth Black-Types on the Winterbottom Stakes Day program this weekend is the 2016 Tattersall’s Cup, betting tips and the latest odds for the handicap clash found below.

Jockey Joseph Azzopardi (pictured on Crucial) rides a livewire 2016 Tattersall’s Cup hope Kia Ora Koutou at Ascot on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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2016 Tattersall’s Cup Odds and Betting Update

2016 Tattersall’s Cup Odds and Betting Update

Thirteen stayers have been confirmed to line up for the Listed Tattersall’s Cup (2100m) at Ascot on Saturday; offering punters exceptional value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Chris Parnham will take the ride on $17 chance Respondent in the 2016 Tattersall’s Cup on Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

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Arcadia Dream wins 2016 WATC Derby

Arcadia Dream wins 2016 WATC Derby

Perth’s leading jockey William Pike claimed his sixth win in the Group 2 $400,000 Schweppes W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday with a perfectly timed run on Arcadia Dream.

Delicacy carried the Bob Peters pink and white colours to victory in the Australasian Oaks and the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

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Kia Ora Koutou Primed for 2016 WATC Derby

Kia Ora Koutou Primed for 2016 WATC Derby

Leading Perth-based trainer Adam Durrant has been pleased with the progression made by Kia Ora Koutou this time, and is confident his stable star is primed for success in Saturday’s 2016 WATC Derby (2400m) at Ascot Racecourse.

WATC Derby favourite Kia Ora Koutou has form around Tarzino (pictured). Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Resuming this time for a credible fifth in ...

2016 WATC Derby Betting Tips

2016 WATC Derby Betting Tips

The feature race at Ascot Racecourse this weekend in Perth is the lucrative WATC Derby 2016 for the three-year-olds, betting tips and selections for the staying clash detailed below.

Jockey Joseph Azzopardi (pictured aboard Crucial at Caulfield) rides Saturday’s 2016 WATC Derby favourite in Perth Kia Ora Koutou. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Kia Ora Kouta Tops 2016 WATC Derby Odds

Kia Ora Kouta Tops 2016 WATC Derby Odds

Adam Durrant’s Group 1 placed gelding Kia Ora Koutou has opened clear favourite in WATC Derby 2016 betting to return to the winners’ stall for the first time this year at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on Saturday.

Last year’s WATC Derby winner Delicacy (pictured) was trained by Grant Williams who has three in the 2016 edition of the Perth feature ...

2015 WA Guineas Final Field and Barrier Draw

2015 WA Guineas Final Field and Barrier Draw

A talented and capacity field of sixteen plus one emergency has been confirmed for Saturday’s Group 2 WA Guineas (1600m) at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse, highlighted by the inclusion of a number of standout three-year-olds.

The Grant Williams-trained Arcadia Dream will wear the pink silks of Bob Peters (pictured on Delicacy) in the WA Guineas. Photo: Jenny Barnes

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2016 WATC Derby Target for Kia Ora Koutou

2016 WATC Derby Target for Kia Ora Koutou

After a sale to Hong Kong interests was called off by current connections, Adam Durrant’s Perth galloper Kia Ora Koutou will enjoy spell before coming back to target next April’s WATC Derby 2015.

Perth raider Kia Ora Koutou ran a brave third behind Tarzino (pictured) in Melbourne’s 2015 Victoria Derby this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Drive West Scores 2015 Ascot Gold Cup Upset

Drive West Scores 2015 Ascot Gold Cup Upset

Joe Miller’s veteran seven-year-old Drive West scored a notable boilover in Saturday’s Ascot Gold Cup 2015 in Perth taking out the meeting’s staying feature as a 31/1 shot in betting.

A 10-starter field faced off in this season’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Ascot Gold Cup (1800m), which was one of three black-type features on the Ascot Racecourse card ...