News About Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic

2014 Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic Nominations Released

2014 Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic Nominations Released

The Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic (1400m) is one of three Group Three races running at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday, in support of the Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m). 12 three-year-olds have been nominated for the supporting Classic, headlined by the Vernon Brockman-trained Hobart Jones. The colt has won three of his eight career…

Festival of Perth Racing – 2011 Lee Steere Classic Field & Preview

Festival of Perth Racing – 2011 Lee Steere Classic Field & Preview

This Saturday the Perth Summer Racing Carnival will continue at Ascot Racecourse with the running of the Lee Steere Classic 2011 which has drawn a final field of 11 hopefuls. Due to run as Ascot Race 5 at 3:45pm (local time) on Saturday, the $125,000 Group 3 Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic (1400m) is one…

Watermans Bay Upsets Night War in Placid Ark Stakes 2011 Results

Watermans Bay Upsets Night War in Placid Ark Stakes 2011 Results

Peter Giadresco’s progressive three-year-old Watermans Bay claimed an upset win at Ascot on Saturday, the gelding out sprinting short-priced favourite Night War in the 2011 Placid Ark Stakes. Run as part of the black-type action of the Festival of Perth Racing, the $80,000 Listed Placid Ark Stakes (1200m) was spruiked as Simon Miller’s Group 2…

Night War Opens Odds On – Placid Ark Stakes Betting 2011

Night War Opens Odds On – Placid Ark Stakes Betting 2011

Betting markets have been released for the crack eight-event program running at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse this Saturday including those for the day’s headline race, the 2011 Placid Ark Stakes, where Simon Miller’s Group 2 winning filly Night War is the deserved odds-on favourite. Winner of the Group 2 Karrkatta Plate (1200m) back in March, a…