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Profit Street Deserves AJ Scahill Stakes 2017 Win

Profit Street Deserves AJ Scahill Stakes 2017 Win

Co-trainer Peter Giadresco believes the stable’s 2017 AJ Scahill Stakes runner on Saturday Profit Street has the measure of the other locals in the mix and is more than deserving to round out his prep with a win. A smart nine-horse field of weight-for-age hopefuls do battle in this season’s Group 2 $250,000 A.J. Scahill…

Celebrity Dream Heads 2017 RS Crawford Stakes Field & Odds

Celebrity Dream Heads 2017 RS Crawford Stakes Field & Odds

Perth Summer Racing continues at Ascot Racecourse on the weekend for AJ Scahill Stakes Day and in the other support act on the card it is the flying Adam Durrant-trained mare Celebrity Dream jumping favourite in the RS Crawford Stakes 2017 field and betting markets. Running as Ascot Race 3 at 2:43pm (AWST), this year’s…

Variation Heads 2017 A.J. Scahill Stakes Field

Variation Heads 2017 A.J. Scahill Stakes Field

Ultra-consistent four-year-old Variation heads the AJ Scahill Stakes 2017 field at Ascot Racecourse on the weekend in the latest Perth Summer Racing Carnival feature. Set to run as Race 7 on Saturday afternoon in W.A., this season’s Group 3 $250,000 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) has attracted a diminutive but quality field of nine weight-for-age hopefuls….

Rawiller Rides Ulmann in 2017 AJ Scahill Stakes

Rawiller Rides Ulmann in 2017 AJ Scahill Stakes

The action of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival continues at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday with the AJ Scahill Stakes 2017 and trainer Darren Weir has locked Brad Rawiller in to ride his sprinter Ulmann in the race. Weir failed to secure a Group 1 win in W.A. with stable ace Black Heart Bart this season,…

2017 Kingston Town Classic Results: Pounamu Upset Winner

2017 Kingston Town Classic Results: Pounamu Upset Winner

It was an all-Perth Kingston Town Classic 2017 trifecta at Ascot Racecourse over the weekend with the Alan Mathews-trained local roughie Pounamu scoring an upset win in the final Group 1 of the year down under. A six-time Perth Cup winning horseman, Mathews finally broke through with an elite level success thanks to the perfectly-timed…

Tricky Road to 2017 Kingston Town Classic Win for Walker

Tricky Road to 2017 Kingston Town Classic Win for Walker

Melbourne-based hoop Michael Walker is in W.A. this weekend facing a tough task from a wide barrier aboard one of three Chris Waller-trained chances in Perth’s Kingston Town Classic 2017 field, All Our Roads. All Our Roads suffered an early blow to his chances at an upset win in Saturday’s Group 1 $1 million Kingston…

2017 Kingston Town Classic Tips & Odds Update

2017 Kingston Town Classic Tips & Odds Update

It is a class edition of the Kingston Town Classic 2017 taking place in Perth on Saturday, our insider tips on the weight-for-age Group 1 and updated odds detailed below. Black Heart Bart is a short-priced favourite at paying $3 to make it six Group 1 career wins and his first in W.A. with success…

Great Shot Not Out of Kingston Town Classic 2017 Yet

Great Shot Not Out of Kingston Town Classic 2017 Yet

Perth hoop Craig Staples remains confident his mount in the 2017 Kingston Town Classic field on Saturday Great Shot can be competitive at weight-for-age on the back of an upset Railway Stakes success. Staples rode the always honest Rhys Radford-trained Magnus gelding to a shock victory a fortnight back at the Ascot track as a…

2017 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Kingston Town Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

Perth’s Kingston Town Classic 2017 rounds out Group 1 racing in Australia for the calendar year and below the Races.com.au team look over the full race form guide and betting history ahead of the million dollar feature on Saturday. Due to run as Ascot Race 8 at 4:50pm (AWST), the field for this summer’s Group…

Money Maher Roughie Chance in Kingston Town Classic 2017

Money Maher Roughie Chance in Kingston Town Classic 2017

The three-year-olds have a solid record over the older gallopers in recent Kingston Town Classic history but there are big odds on offer for Money Maher in this year’s edition of the weight-for-age classic. There are a trio of three-year-olds in the mix for Saturday’s Group 1 $1 million Magic Millions Kingston Town Classic (1800m)…