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Roughie Kingston Town Classic 2012 Ride for Yuill

Roughie Kingston Town Classic 2012 Ride for Yuill

Female apprentice hoop Kyra Yuill will shoot for her maiden Group 1 winning ride this Saturday at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse having picked up the ride on outside chance Maschino in the 2012 Kingston Town Classic.

Prepared by Yuill’s father Graham Yuill, the Encosta De Lago stallion is rated around $41 in the early markets for the $500,000 Group ...

Final Field Announced for 2012 WA Oaks

Final Field Announced for 2012 WA Oaks

A bumper day of racing is set to take place in the nation’s west this Saturday and one of the highlights is the Group 3 2012 WA Oaks which will test a talented field of three-year-old fillies over 2400 metres.

The $250,000 event stands as the sixth race on an eight-race card at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse and the hot early ...

Field and Barriers – 2012 Gimcrack Stakes

Field and Barriers – 2012 Gimcrack Stakes

The 2012 Gimcrack Stakes will take place at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse this Saturday and plenty of promising young fillies were today named in a 13-horse field for the Listed $80,000 race.

Among those is Miss Solis who remains unbeaten from three starts and is coming off an impressive one length victory in the Listed Supremacy Stakes on March 3.

Miss ...

Adelaide Cup 2012 Possibility for Perth Cup Winner Western Jewel

Adelaide Cup 2012 Possibility for Perth Cup Winner Western Jewel

Connections of last weekend’s Perth Cup winner Western Jewel are seriously considering an interstate campaign for the brilliant mare with the 2012 Adelaide Cup at Morphettville in March on the radar.

Jeune five-year-old Western Jewel, prepared by Grant Williams and owned by Bob Peters, boosted her career record to eight wins from 27 starts when backing up from an ...

First Flight to Put Up 2011 WA Guineas Fight

First Flight to Put Up 2011 WA Guineas Fight

A Group 2 assignment during the Festival of Perth Racing at just their fourth start as a maiden? The odds are certainly stacked up against Graham Yuill’s three-year-old First Flight heading into the WA Guineas 2011 at Ascot this Saturday, but the Dardanup-based horseman believes they are a worthy competitor in the classic.

Set to run as Ascot Race ...

Pike Catches Sweet Ride In Belmont Oaks

Pike Catches Sweet Ride In Belmont Oaks

Top Western Australian jockey William Pike has landed the prize ride in Saturday’s Belmont Oaks, booked to ride classy filly Sweet Serenity in the black-type feature.

The $80,000 Listed Belmont Oaks (2000m) attracted a strong final field this year with 14 starters and two emergencies accepted for the three-year-old fillies’ showdown running at Belmont.

Despite suffering a blow with ...