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Cosmic Storm Tops 2016 La Trice Classic Field & Odds

Cosmic Storm Tops 2016 La Trice Classic Field & Odds

Grant & Alana Williams’ classy mare Cosmic Storm has opened the short-priced favourite to continue her stellar summer with success in the La Trice Classic 2016 field on Perth Cup Day.

Jockey Peter Hall (pictured aboard Delicacy) rides the defending champ Ideal Image in the La Trice Classic field 2016 on Saturday in Perth. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

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2016 Perth Cup Field & Barriers: Perfect Reflection in 6

2016 Perth Cup Field & Barriers: Perfect Reflection in 6

The Grant & Alana Williams-trainer top weight Perfect Reflection has drawn ideally with gate six in Saturday’s Perth Cup 2016 field at Ascot Racecourse.

Perfect Reflection chases a Perth Cup 2016 win in the footsteps of stablemate Delicacy (pictured) won won last season’s edition. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Headlining the New Year’s Eve racing action in W.A., this summer’s ...

Perfect Reflection Tops 2016 Perth Cup Odds

Perfect Reflection Tops 2016 Perth Cup Odds

Last start CB Cox Stakes winning mare Perfect Reflection heads all-in Perth Cup 2016 odds despite her owner Bob Peters far from confirming a bid in the New Year’s Eve feature.

Reigning Perth Cup winner Delicacy was owner Bob Peters’ sixth champion in the Group 2 WA classic. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Grant & Alana Williams’ star More Than Ready ...

2016 La Trice Classic for Starstruck Winner Cosmic Storm

2016 La Trice Classic for Starstruck Winner Cosmic Storm

The Grant & Alana Williams-trained Cosmic Storm will back-up on New Year’s Eve in the La Trice Classic 2016 after her Ascot win in the Starstruck Classic over the weekend.

Jockey Chris Parnham rode Antique Dream to a brave third in the 2016 Starstruck Classic in Perth over the weekend. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Prolific WA owner-breeder Bob Peters ran ...

Perth Cup 2016 Betting Tips & Odds

Perth Cup 2016 Betting Tips & Odds

This Saturday, January 2, the Perth Summer Racing Carnival action continues at Ascot Racecourse with the 2016 Perth Cup – betting odds and tips for which are found below.

Delicacy is short priced favourite but at a weight disadvantage with 59kg in the 2016 Perth Cup on Saturday at Ascot Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Due to run as Ascot 8 ...

2016 Perth Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2016 Perth Cup Field & Barrier Draw

The Perth Cup 2016 kicks off Group 2 racing for another calendar year at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday with a capacity field of stayers facing off in the half-a-million-dollar showdown.

2016 Perth Cup favourite Delicacy came up trumps with barrier one for Saturday’s showdown at Ascot Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Due to run as Ascot Race 8 at 5:05pm (local ...

Pike off 2016 Perth Cup Favourite Delicacy

Pike off 2016 Perth Cup Favourite Delicacy

Perth’s premier hoop William Pike has opted to jump off the top weight and race favourite Delicacy in Saturday’s Perth Cup 2016 field in favour of the ride on fellow Bob & Sandra Peters-owned mare Neverland.

Delicacy will be ridden by Peter Hall in Saturday’s 2016 Perth Cup field at Ascot Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A capacity 16 starters ...

Delicacy Early 2016 Perth Cup Favourite

Delicacy Early 2016 Perth Cup Favourite

Grant Williams’ dual Group 1 winning mare Delicacy is early favourite to take out the Perth Cup 2016 in early January on the back of a brave second in last weekend’s Kingston Town Classic at Ascot Racecourse.

Dual Group 1 winning mare Delicacy is early favourite to take out the 2016 Perth Cup in January this summer. Photo: ...

Sheidel Scores 2015 RS Crawford Stakes Win

Sheidel Scores 2015 RS Crawford Stakes Win

David Harrison’s in-form mare Sheidel continued to frank the form coming out of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival’s fillies and mares’ series with her Kingston Town Classic Day win in the R.S. Crawford Stakes 2015.

Damian Lane rode Shining Knight to third in Saturday’s 2015 R.S. Crawford Stakes on Kingston Town Classic Day in Perth. Photo: Race ...

Vampi Lass Scores Upset 2015 La Trice Classic Win

Vampi Lass Scores Upset 2015 La Trice Classic Win

Ben Pearce’s progressive mare Vampi Lass scored an upset over the odds-on favourite Real Charm in a lovely win in Thursday’s La Trice Classic 2015 at Ascot Racecourse.

The major support race in W.A. on the Perth Cup Day program, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 La Trice Classic (1800m) looked to be Adam Durrant’s Reset mare Real ...