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First Among Equals Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2017

First Among Equals Targets Winterbottom Stakes 2017

A second shot at the 2017 Winterbottom Stakes in Perth this summer is on the cards for the Simon Miller-trained sprint star First Among Equals who races this weekend at Belmont Park. The rising six-year-old was last seen running a worse than mid-field 12th behind Vega Magic at Morphettville on May 20 in the Group…

2017 The Goodwood Tips & Betting Update

2017 The Goodwood Tips & Betting Update

The Goodwood 2017 rounds out the Group 1 action of the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival for another year and our insider betting tips plus the latest odds on the Morphettville classic are detailed below. Two early scratchings from the original starting line-up for Saturday’s $1 million Group 1 Darley Goodwood (1200m) have the first two…

2017 Roma Cup Field & Odds: Top 4 Fight for Favouritism

2017 Roma Cup Field & Odds: Top 4 Fight for Favouritism

There are four horses battling for top spot in the Roma Cup 2017 betting markets for the Perth feature at Ascot Racecourse this weekend. Set to run as Ascot Race 7 on Saturday, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 D’Orsongna Roma Cup (1200m) has attracted a capacity field of 16 hopefuls plus two emergencies. Of those…

Perfect Reflection Tops Ted Van Heemst Stakes 2016 Odds

Perfect Reflection Tops Ted Van Heemst Stakes 2016 Odds

Grant & Alana Williams’ class mare Perfect Reflection has opened the firm favourite in 2016 Ted Van Heemst Stakes betting to take out the Perth feature formerly run as the C.B. Cox Stakes at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday. Due to run as Ascot Race 7 at 4:30pm (WA time), this summer’s $250,000 Group 2 Ted…

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Field Features Chocolate Holic

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Field Features Chocolate Holic

Grant & Alana Williams’ in-form galloper Chocolate Holic is one of just six horses accepted to face off in the AJ Scahill Stakes 2016 at Ascot Racecourse in Perth this weekend. The sole Group status race held around the country on Saturday, the $250,000 Group 3 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) is set to run as…

2016 Jungle Dawn Classic Field Features Cosmic Storm

2016 Jungle Dawn Classic Field Features Cosmic Storm

Last start Jungle Mist Classic winner Cosmic Storm is after another Black-Type Perth Summer Racing Carnival win this weekend taking on a field of fellow female gallopers in the Jungle Dawn Classic 2016. One of three stakes races on the Kingston Town Classic Day card at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday, this season’s $100,000 Listed Ascend…

2016 Lee Steere Classic Field & Barriers

2016 Lee Steere Classic Field & Barriers

One of the key support acts on the Kingston Town Classic Day race card at Ascot Racecourse in Perth on Saturday is the Lee Steere Classic 2016 for three-year-olds. Running as Ascot Race 4 at 2:24pm (WA time), this year’s $100,000 Listed Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic (1400m) features a final field of 10 runners….

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

Perth horseman Simon Miller plans to head east next year with his Winterbottom Stakes fourth placegetter First Among Equals to target Adelaide’s The Goodwood 2017. The Ascot-based trainer brought over Whispering Brook this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival where her best result was a third to Global Glamour in Caulfield’s Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m). Next…

Jungle Mist Classic 2016 Tips & Betting Update

Jungle Mist Classic 2016 Tips & Betting Update

The 2016 Jungle Mist Classic brings Railway Stakes Day to a close on Saturday at Ascot Racecourse, betting tips and the latest odds for the fillies-and-mares’ feature found below. Due to jump at 5:40pm (W.A. time) as Ascot Race 9 on the weekend, this year’s $100,000 Listed Crown Perth Jungle Mist Classic (1200m) field features…

2016 Placid Ark Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Placid Ark Stakes Tips & Odds Update

The opening stakes race of Railway Stakes Day in W.A. on the weekend sees a smart field of three-year-old sprinters face off in the Placid Ark Stakes 2016, betting tips for which are listed below. Due to jump at 3:00pm (local time) as Ascot Race 5, this year’s $100,000 Listed Placid Ark Stakes (1200m) field…