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Sheidel Scores 2015 RS Crawford Stakes Win

Sheidel Scores 2015 RS Crawford Stakes Win

David Harrison’s in-form mare Sheidel continued to frank the form coming out of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival’s fillies and mares’ series with her Kingston Town Classic Day win in the R.S. Crawford Stakes 2015.

Damian Lane rode Shining Knight to third in Saturday’s 2015 R.S. Crawford Stakes on Kingston Town Classic Day in Perth. Photo: Race ...

Shining Knight Heads 2015 Summer Scorcher Field & Weights

Shining Knight Heads 2015 Summer Scorcher Field & Weights

The Grant Williams-trained Shining Knight will carry the 59kg top weight in Thursday’s Summer Scorcher 2015 when the last start R.S. Crawford Stakes winner leads out the field in the Perth Cup Day support race.

Jumping at 1:30pm (WA time) as Ascot Race 3, this season’s $100,000 Listed Schweppes Summer Scorcher (1000m) attracted a final field of just ...

Travinator Takes Aim at 2014 RS Crawford Stakes

Travinator Takes Aim at 2014 RS Crawford Stakes

Daniel Pearce’s returning six-year-old Travinator will kick off his two-start Perth Summer Racing Carnival campaign in the RS Crawford Stakes 2014 on Saturday in his first run since May.

The Mosayter gelding was last seen finishing fourth when beaten only a length by Thateldo in the $60,000 Westralian Drillers Benchmark 78+ (1000m) on May 24.

Lightly raced for his ...

Pininci Scores Upset Beaufine Stakes 2014 Win

Pininci Scores Upset Beaufine Stakes 2014 Win

David Harrison’s consistent galloper Pininci scored the upset of the day at Belmont Park on Saturday when the double figure roughie defeated odds-on favourite Smoko in the 2014 Beaufine Stakes.

Ross & Clint Price’s Snitzel four-year-old Smoko jumped $1.60 to win this year’s $100,000 Listed Beaufine Stakes (1000m) after winning their opening five career starts.

The sprint ...

Excelorada Included In 2014 W.J. Adams Stakes Final Field

Excelorada Included In 2014 W.J. Adams Stakes Final Field

Talented Perth sprinter Excelorada will make his Melbourne racing debut on Saturday after being included in the Listed 2014 W.J. Adams Stakes final field.

Shamal Wind will return to the races in the W.J. Adams Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Excelorada has recorded ten wins from 26 race starts in Western Australia and did enough ...

Magnifisio Summer Scorcher 2014 Result

Magnifisio Summer Scorcher 2014 Result

Jim Taylor’s sprint specialist Magnifisio made it three on the trot this Perth Summer Racing Carnival with a New Year’s Day win in the 2014 Summer Scorcher at Ascot.

One of the major support races on the Perth Cup Day program, the $100,000 Listed Schweppes Summer Scorcher (1000m) was, in the end, an easy kill for Magnus mare ...

Magnifisio Wins 2013 RS Crawford Stakes

Magnifisio Wins 2013 RS Crawford Stakes

Jim Taylor’s smart mare Magnifisio posted her second win in as many Saturday’s over the weekend with a good victory in the RS Crawford Stakes 2013 on CB Cox Stakes Day.

The Magnus four-year-old went out as the $3.20 favourite in this year’s $100,000 Listed R.S. Crawford Stakes (1000m) and was able to salute for the punters.

Backing ...

Excelorada Chasing Second Straight Win In 2013 Crawford Stakes

Excelorada Chasing Second Straight Win In 2013 Crawford Stakes

Neville Parnham-trained Excelorada has the opportunity to become the first horse since Metallic Storm to win the 2013 Crawford Stakes in back-to-back years when he contests the Listed event at Ascot on Saturday.

Excelorada finished his 2012 Perth Summer Racing Carnival campaign with back-to-back wins in the Crawford Stakes (1000m) and Listed Summer Scorcher (1000m) but has failed to ...

2014 WA Oaks Goal for My Sister Lil

2014 WA Oaks Goal for My Sister Lil

While Bunbury trainer Rick Price will be without the undefeated Smoko in this summer’s feature Perth sprints, he is already looking ahead to the WA Oaks 2014 for up-and-coming filly My Sister Lil.

A three-year-old daughter of top Aussie sire Snitzel, My Sister Lil is a promising type who has had just the one career start to date.

After ...

Perth Cup Day 2011 Assignment for Latoria

Perth Cup Day 2011 Assignment for Latoria

Top WA horseman Jim Taylor has named the $80,000 Listed Summer Scorcher (1000m) at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on 2011 Perth Cup Day this New Year’s Eve as the next-up target for his in-form Oratorio mare Latoria.

Unbeaten for the season, five-year-old Latoria recorded her sixth career win from 11 starts last Saturday racing away to beat a smart field ...