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Red Tracer Claims First-Up 2014 Millie Fox Stakes With Ease

Red Tracer Claims First-Up 2014 Millie Fox Stakes With Ease

Talented mare Red Tracer has returned to the track in scintillating form in 2014, easily running home to claim the Group 2 Millie Fox Stakes (1300m) first-up at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this afternoon. Having jumped fairly, Red Tracer settled just behind early leader Longport and A Time For Julia, holding good position rounding the final…

Red Tracer Confirmed in Millie Fox Stakes Final Field

Red Tracer Confirmed in Millie Fox Stakes Final Field

The final field and barrier draw for the 2014 Group 2 Millie Fox Stakes (1300m) has been released, and is highlighted by the confirmation star mare Red Tracer will return for the first time in 2014 at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Red Tracer produced one of the most consistent 2013 campaigns of any Australian runner;…

Red Tracer Highlights 2014 Millie Fox Stakes Nominations

Red Tracer Highlights 2014 Millie Fox Stakes Nominations

A talented field of nine has nominated for the 2014 Group 2 Millie Fox Stakes (1300m) at Rosehill this Saturday, and is set to host the return of star mare Red Tracer for the first time in 2014. Following a 2013 Autumn campaign that delivered three wins and three seconds from seven starts including victory…

Longport The Market Mover In 2013 Railway Stakes Betting Markets

Longport The Market Mover In 2013 Railway Stakes Betting Markets

Classy mare Longport has been the best backed runner in 2013 Railway Stakesbetting markets and is now into odds of $5.50 to win her maiden Group 1 event at Ascot on Saturday. Longport was considered an extreme outsider at odds of $81 when Railway Stakes betting markets were first released but has been well-backed since…

2013 Railway Stakes Betting Update – Smokin’ Joey Drifts

2013 Railway Stakes Betting Update – Smokin’ Joey Drifts

Odds on the Wez Hunter-trained Smokin’ Joey to win the b in Perth this weekend have eased slightly with money coming in for a number of their rivals in the Ascot classic. The richest and most prestigious race on the WA racing calendar, the $1 million Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) is set to run…

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)…

Updated Railway Stakes Odds 2013

Updated Railway Stakes Odds 2013

This Saturday, November 23, the action of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival heats up with the running of the 2013 Railway Stakes, odds for which are firmly led by the Wez Hunter-trained Smokin’ Joey. After coming up trumps with a nice barrier seven draw for the $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m)…

Fifi Can Fire With 2013 Railway Stakes Speed On

Fifi Can Fire With 2013 Railway Stakes Speed On

Top Brisbane horseman Robert Heathcote has declared his one-time favourite Fire Up Fifi as a genuine chance in Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2013 over in Perth so long as the speed is on for the mile clash. The Bradbury’s Luck mare’s chances in her latest run, the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on November…

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…