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Generalife Scores Narrow Star Kingdom Stakes Victory

Generalife Scores Narrow Star Kingdom Stakes Victory

Generalife held off a fast-finishing Target In Sight to return to winning form in the 2015 Star Kingdom Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Generalife missed the start by three quarters of a length and jockey James McDonald was forced to settle the Lonhro gelding at the tail of the field, while Rain Affair made…

Target In Sight Tops 2015 Star Kingdom Stakes Odds

Target In Sight Tops 2015 Star Kingdom Stakes Odds

Joe Pride’s last start Group 3 winner Target In Sight is after another Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival feature win this afternoon at Rosehill Gardens jumping favourite in the Star Kingdom Stakes 2015. A bumper nine-race program lights up Rosehill for The BMW Day including the $150,000 Group 3 Star Kingdom Stakes (1200m) running as Race…

2015 Kingdom Stakes Nominations Feature Heart Testa

2015 Kingdom Stakes Nominations Feature Heart Testa

Nominations for the Group 3 Kingdom Stakes (1200m) closed on Monday morning, with a total of 17 horses declaring their interest in the sprint race. Featured in the nominations is the Chris Waller-trained Heart Testa, who was due to run in the Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) last Saturday before finding himself scratched due to…

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Update – Angelic Light Firms

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Update – Angelic Light Firms

Robbie Griffiths’ smart Cranbourne-based mare Angelic Light is the early Winterbottom Stakes 2014 betting market mover and punters’ pick for the sprint showdown in WA this afternoon. The five-year-old daughter of Holy Roman Emperor makes her Perth Summer Racing Carnival debut in the classic $750,000 Group 1 Crown Perth Winterbottom Stakes (1200m), running as Ascot…

Pike Likes Shining Knight for 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Win

Pike Likes Shining Knight for 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Win

Six-time Perth Jockey’s Premiership winning hoop William Pike has a number of top rides at home for ‘Super Saturday’s this weekend including aboard the Grant Williams-trained Shining Knight in the Winterbottom Stakes 2014. One of two elite levels on the Railway Stakes Day program at Ascot Racecourse, this year’s $750,000 Crown Perth Winterbottom Stakes (1200m)…

Ysmael After Upset 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Result

Ysmael After Upset 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Result

Having only being rated a 50-50 chance of ever racing again after connections snapped up injured galloper Ysmael form a tried horse sale last year, the Adam Durrant-trained sprinter is after a fairytale win in the Winterbottom Stakes 2014 this Saturday. The now seven-year-old son of Bel Esprit showed lots of early potential as a…

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Update

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Update

13 talented sprinters are set to contest the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot this Saturday, offering punters a variety of betting options. A mix of home talent plus horses that made the trek to Perth from the eastern states will race in the $750,000 race on Super Saturday, with the fixed-price odds shifting…

O’Shea Apprehensive with ‘Perfect’ 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Barrier

O’Shea Apprehensive with ‘Perfect’ 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Barrier

By all accounts, four-year-old horse Sidestep has drawn the ‘perfect’ barrier in the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) in Perth this Saturday, however trainer John O’Shea isn’t giving in to the hype just yet. The Godolphin-owned horse will jump from gate two in the $750,000 race with champion hoop Nash Rawiller in the saddle. The…

Sidestep Works Well Ahead of Winterbottom Stakes 2014

Sidestep Works Well Ahead of Winterbottom Stakes 2014

The Godolphin owned Sidestep is one of five interstate runners competing in the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot this Saturday. The four-year-old horse, who is due to jump from barrier two with Nash Rawiller in the saddle, is the market mover of the betting market at after his price shortened from $7 down…

Latest Winterbottom Stakes 2014 Odds

Latest Winterbottom Stakes 2014 Odds

Angelic Light continues to hold top spot in the 2014 Winterbottom Stakes odds following the release of the final field on Monday afternoon for Saturday’s sprint major at Ascot Racecourse. The Robbie Griffiths-trained Holy Roman Emperor mare was one of 13 sprinters accepted to face off in this year’s $750,000 Group 1 Crown Perth Winterbottom…