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Weighty Task for Mr Moet in 2013 Perth Cup

Weighty Task for Mr Moet in 2013 Perth Cup

Perth Summer Racing Carnival star Mr Moet will have to set a weight-carrying record if he is to record another win this campaign in the Group 2 2013 Perth Cup (2400m) on Tuesday. The Adam Durrant-trained gelding has been allocated topweight of 59kg for the staying test and the biggest impost carried since the introduction…

O’Donnell Picks Up 2012 CB Cox Stakes Ride on Chester Road

O’Donnell Picks Up 2012 CB Cox Stakes Ride on Chester Road

In what will be his first day back riding following a suspension, top Perth jockey Shaun O’Donnell has picked up the key ride of Chester Road in the Group 2 2012 CB Cox Stakes (2100m) at Ascot on Saturday. Connections of Chester Road, the early favourite for the Perth Cup which will take place on…

CB Cox Stakes 2012 Final Field Released

CB Cox Stakes 2012 Final Field Released

Perth’s Summer Racing Carnival continues at Ascot on Saturday with a bumper card highlighted by the Group 2 $225,000 2012 CB Cox Stakes (2100m). A quality 16-horse field is headed by consistent performer Mr Moet who tasted Group 1 glory last month when defeating star galloper Luckygray in the Railway Stakes (1600m). The Adam Durrant-trained…

Pinjarra Cup 2012 – Final Field and Preview

Pinjarra Cup 2012 – Final Field and Preview

The big weekend of racing in the nation’s west continues tomorrow where the attention turns to the 2012 Pinjarra Cup. The $100,000 Listed event will test the best country runners in Western Australia over the stayer’s distance of 2300 metres. Coming off a storming two-and-a-half-length win in the Bunbury Cup, Grant Williams-trained gelding Lords Ransom…

Lords Ransom Wins 2012 Bunbury Cup – Results

Lords Ransom Wins 2012 Bunbury Cup – Results

In an upset result in Perth overnight, Grant Williams’ evergreen veteran galloper Lords Ransom beat home a quality field of stayers to take out the XXXX Gold Bunbury Cup 2012 in what has turned out to be their swansong race. For punters that went out on a limb with the rising nine-year-old Jeune gelding it…

2012 Bunbury Cup Set to be Tight

2012 Bunbury Cup Set to be Tight

The bookmakers and punters alike are having a tough time deciding who will win tonight’s $110,000 2012 Bunbury Cup with the four favourites all within $1.50 of each other. The Listed 2200 metre race is one for the staying horses and it is currently tight in the betting markets between Moonlight Bay ($6.40), Rosie Rocket…

God Has Spoken Cops 1kg Perth Cup 2011 Weight Penalty

God Has Spoken Cops 1kg Perth Cup 2011 Weight Penalty

Neville Parnham’s CB Cox Stakes winner from last weekend, God Has Spoken has received a one kilogram weight penalty for the 2011 Perth Cup on New Year’s Eve. The talented Blackfriars five-year-old is now set to carry a total of 54kg when they line up in the $400,000 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) on…

Perth Cup 2011 Odds Update – Kincaple New Favourite

Perth Cup 2011 Odds Update – Kincaple New Favourite

Following the weekend’s race results, Mark Reed’s progressive six-year-old Kincaple has been installed at the top of the 2011 Perth Cup odds, the local Ascot-based galloper having been well backed to take out the New Year’s Eve clash. Backing up from a last-start ninth when beaten four lengths by Playing God in the Group 1…

Parnham Speaks to God Ahead of CB Cox Stakes 2011

Parnham Speaks to God Ahead of CB Cox Stakes 2011

They may be a $21 outsider in the markets for Saturday’s 2011 CB Cox Stakes at Ascot, but Neville Parnham is hoping to pull off another remarkable training achievement and win the feature with God Has Spoken, boosting their Perth Cup bid for New Year’s Eve. Only a fortnight ago Parnham prepared Playing God to…

Ranger’s 2011 Perth Cup Start Hangs on CB Cox Stakes

Ranger’s 2011 Perth Cup Start Hangs on CB Cox Stakes

Early Perth Cup 2011 betting favourite Ranger will need to prove he is ready for another shot at the testing 2400 metre clash by putting in a strong performance in this Saturday’s CB Cox Stakes at Ascot. Grant Williams’ Testa Rossa gelding Ranger has seen the 2400 metres just once before when finishing eight lengths…