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Luckygray Leads 2015 Belmont Sprint Field

Luckygray Leads 2015 Belmont Sprint Field

Triple Group 1 winner Luckygray will look for back-to-back autumn / winter wins at Belmont Park in WA backing up from a victory in the Roma Cup in this Saturday’s Belmont Sprint 2015. The now Trevor Andrews-trained Bradbury’s Luck seven-year-old is one of just nine sprinters accepted to face off in the $150,000 Group 3…

Luckygray Leads 2015 Roma Cup Field

Luckygray Leads 2015 Roma Cup Field

Trevor Andrews’ triple Group 1 winner Luckygray leads a small field of under 10 starters for this weekend’s Roma Cup 2015 in Western Australia. There are only nine sprinters in the mix for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Del Basso Smallgoods Roma Cup (1200m), which is due to run as Belmont Park Race 7 at…

Mr Moet “Rock-Hard Fit” for 2014 Railway Stakes

Mr Moet “Rock-Hard Fit” for 2014 Railway Stakes

Local horseman Adam Durrant will saddle up three chances in Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2014 field and is unconcerned about any fitness issues with his 2012 champ Mr Moet resuming off a lengthy spell. The Mosayter seven-year-old is one of a capacity field running in this year’s $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m),…

Hall on the Road to 2014 Railway Stakes Glory

Hall on the Road to 2014 Railway Stakes Glory

Jockey Peter Hall is confident his light weight chance in Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2014 Chester Road is a better bet in the Perth classic than his generous odds suggest. Hall, 47, has been wasting to get down to the 53kg minimum to ride the Adam Durrant-trained seven-year-old in the $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught…

The Cleaner Leads Capacity 2014 Railway Stakes Field

The Cleaner Leads Capacity 2014 Railway Stakes Field

The Mick Burles-trained cult Tasmanian galloper The Cleaner leads a capacity field of gallopers engaged to face off in the Railway Stakes 2014 at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse this Saturday. Final acceptances for WA’s richest race, the $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m), closed this afternoon and Perth Racing have announced a full…

Respondent Sneaks into Railway Stakes Field 2014

Respondent Sneaks into Railway Stakes Field 2014

Despite being beaten home in the Group 3 R.J. Peters Stakes (1500m) at Ascot Racecourse on the weekend, the Grant Williams-trained Respondent is likely to sneak into the 2014 Railway Stakes field when final acceptances close this afternoon. The Karnup-based Williams took his consistent Group 2 W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m) winning Haradasun gelding to the races…

2014 Railway Stakes Nominations Feature Waller Duo

2014 Railway Stakes Nominations Feature Waller Duo

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller has two entries for one of the premier Perth races next month nominating for Foreteller and Moriarty in the Railway Stakes 2014. Held at Ascot Racecourse on Super Saturday, November 22, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) attracted a total of 67 nominees with entries closing for…

2014 Northerly Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Northerly Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

Racing fans in Perth will enjoy some black type racing this weekend, as the Group 3 Northerly Stakes (1400m) will run at Ascot Racecourse. The final field & barrier draw was released Wednesday, with 15 three-year-olds declaring for the race, half the maximum field size of 30. Headlining the field is the Adam Durrant-trained Ranger,…

Fancy Feet Walks Away With 2014 Strickland Stakes Win

Fancy Feet Walks Away With 2014 Strickland Stakes Win

Shane Quilty’s improving mare Fancy Feet enjoyed her breakthrough Black Type win over the weekend taking out the Strickland Stakes 2014 at Belmont Park Racecourse. The Fath four-year-old handled a rise in class without issue, relishing a drop back in distance to win this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Strickland Stakes (2000m) under weight-for-age conditions over…

Pike Aims for Strickland Win With Ranger

Pike Aims for Strickland Win With Ranger

Top Perth hoop William Pike may be without his star mare Elite Belle in WA’s feature race this weekend but he has jumped aboard another favourite riding Ranger in the 2014 Strickland Stakes. Pike has been enjoying a stellar autumn – winter season thanks to the ace form of Grant Williams’ talented Canny Lad mare…