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16 In 2015 Winterbottom Stakes Field

16 In 2015 Winterbottom Stakes Field

The 2015 Winterbottom Stakes field has been released and Buffering is set to take on a capacity field of rivals in the Group 1 event at Ascot on Saturday. Buffering will return to Perth for the first time since he took out the 2013 edition of the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) and he will…

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…

Melham to Ride Smokin’ Joey in Kingston Town Classic 2014

Melham to Ride Smokin’ Joey in Kingston Town Classic 2014

After a successful visit to Perth with a stakes win on Railway Stakes Day Victorian hoop Ben Melham is set to return to Ascot Racecourse Saturday week for a shot at the 2014 Kingston Town Classic with Smokin’ Joey. While the highly-spruiked eastern state horses failed to make an impact in their respective races last…

2014 Placid Ark Stakes Results – Liberty’s Gem Wins for Miller

2014 Placid Ark Stakes Results – Liberty’s Gem Wins for Miller

Local trainer Simon Miller was in an enviable position heading into the opening feature race of Railway Stakes Day in Perth saddling up the top two fancies in the Placid Ark Stakes 2014 with Liberty’s Gem ending up on top. It was a betting battle between the winning Statue Of Liberty gelding and stable mate…

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…