News About Perth Racing Carnival
The Group 3 W.A. Champion Fillies Stakes (1600m) is one of two black-type races running at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday over in Perth, with 13 three-year-olds set to tackle the mile race.
After a very close runner-up finish in the Group 2 Momentum Energy Stakes (2000m) on Saturday, in which Girl In Flight finished just a nose behind Suavito, trainer Robbie Griffiths is considering a trip to Perth.
Five-year-old Lucky Hussler has had a strong 2014 spring campaign, finishing first three in all five of his starts. Despite this, trainer Darren Weir has resisted the temptation to take the horse to Perth for the Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) Saturday week. Instead he will be sent straight to the spelling paddock.
Australia’s Horse of the Year Lankan Rupee will no longer travel to Perth on the 22nd of November for the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot; instead the gelding will be sent to the paddock in a bid to change riding tactics for next year’s autumn campaign.
This Saturday Ascot will host the next exciting race meeting of the Perth Racing Carnival, headlined by the 88th running of the time-honoured $250 000 Group 3 CB Cox Stakes (2100m).
Recently appointed Burswood Entertainment Complex November Horse of the Month and Railway Stakes winner Scenic Shot is aiming for another Group victory in Perth on Saturday and ...
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Experienced riders Shaun O’Donnell and Peter Hall were the big movers on the Biojohn Frank Treen Medallion Leaderboard after Saturday’s Festival of Perth Racing Ascot meeting, with both riders scooping the feature races between them.
O’Donnell was rode a perfectly judged race, guiding Impressive Jeuney to an all the way win in the Listed Seacorp W.A. ...
On Saturday the Adam Durrant-trained Proart claimed victory in the $125 000 Group 3 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) at Ascot giving the in-form trainer another Perth Festival win.
The favourite at $3.80, ridden brilliantly by Peter Hall, defeated the Neville Parnham-trained Tarzi ($5) with Parnham?s other runner Elliotto ($6.50) finishing off the placings in third.
It was ...
While much of the year’s racing hype has slowed down after the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, both Perth and Sydney are still hosting a number of horse races over the December-Christmas period.
On Saturday December 5, Ascot Racecourse will host the Group One Kingston Town Classic worth $500,000 in prize money.
This 1800m distance staying event is a weight-for-age race ...
East coast local Newport may be the next horse to join the Perth Racing Carnival entrants with trainer Paul Perry contemplating the New Year?s Day Perth Cup.
If the seven year old makes the journey to Western Australia, he will join All American, Ortensia, Sniper?s Bullet, Largo Lad and Gold Salute which are already in Perth for the Railway ...
The first betting markets for Perth?s Group One Railway Stakes have been opened with Gold Salute as the favourite at $5.00.
The Mark Riley-trained gelding made it to first place on the ladder after placing second in the Toorak Handicap and finishing third behind All American in the Emirates Stakes.
Ortensia is listed as second favourite with TAB Sportsbet at ...