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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. The key Ascot Racecourse support act on Saturday, this season’s $150,000 Group 3 La Trice Classic (1800m) has attracted a nine-horse field of fillies…

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. Headlining the New Year’s Eve racing action in W.A., this summer’s $500,000 Group 2 Perth Cup (2400m) has attracted a final field of 15 stayers. Carrying the 59kg top-weight and out…

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. Grant & Alana Williams’ star More Than Ready four-year-old enjoyed her seventh career win at her 12th start last weekend taking out the traditional…

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. Prolific WA owner-breeder Bob Peters ran the trifecta in the key Ted Van Heemst Stakes Day support act with the first three past the post…

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. Due to run as Ascot 8 at 5:05pm (WA time), this year’s $500,000 Group 2 G1X.Com.Au Perth Cup (2400m) field is at capacity and led by…

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. Due to run as Ascot Race 8 at 5:05pm (local time), this summer’s $500,000 Group 2 G1X.Com.Au Perth Cup (2400m) has 16 confirmed starers plus…

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. A capacity 16 starters plus four emergencies are engaged for the $500,000 Group 2 Perth Cup (2400m) this summer…

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. The Karnup-based four-year-old daughter of Al Maher was brave in defeat crossing second in a photo behind her…

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. The four-year-old daughter of Holy Roman Emperor posted her 10th career win at start number 14 over the weekend making…

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…