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Miller Dominates 2014 Miss Andretti Stakes Final Field

Miller Dominates 2014 Miss Andretti Stakes Final Field

Leading Perth trainer Simon Miller has three runners in the field for the 2014 Miss Andretti Stakes (1200m) that will be run at Ascot on Saturday. Leading the charge for Miller will be the resuming Roman Knows who has not been seen at the races since he scored a comfortable win in the Purcher International…

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…

R.S. Crawford Stakes 2013 Betting – Top Two Hard to Split

R.S. Crawford Stakes 2013 Betting – Top Two Hard to Split

Bookies are having a hard time separating the top two fancies for the 2013 R.S. Crawford Stakes at Ascot on Saturday with The Rising and Magnifisio currently sharing top spot in the markets. The pair pay $3.40 each to win the $100,000 Listed R.S. Crawford Stakes (1000m) this weekend, the Perth summer sprint one of…

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)…

Winterbottom Stakes 2013 Form Guide & Preview

Winterbottom Stakes 2013 Form Guide & Preview

There are two Group 1 features set to run at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse this Saturday for Railway Stakes Day, one of which is the 2013 Winterbottom Stakes– a form guide and betting preview for which is listed below. Thirteen sprinters from both local and interstate stables are engaged for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Winterbottom…

2013 Winterbottom Stakes Betting – Buffering On Top

2013 Winterbottom Stakes Betting – Buffering On Top

Unsurprisingly Rob Heathcote’s Brisbane star Buffering has opened top of the Winterbottom Stakes 2013 odds following the release of the final field and barriers for the Ascot feature running this Saturday. A 13-horse field of sprinters will face off in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Crown Perth Winterbottom Stakes (1200m), the clear favourite of which…

13 Horse Winterbottom Stakes 2013 Field Released

13 Horse Winterbottom Stakes 2013 Field Released

A 13-horse field of sprinters has been accepted to face off in the 2013 Winterbottom Stakes at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse this Saturday, November 23. Final acceptances for the two Group 1 races of the weekend were taken by Perth Racing today, including those for the $500,000 Group 1 Crown Perth Winterbottom Stakes (12000m). Heading the…

Placid Ark Stakes 2012 Duo for Miller

Placid Ark Stakes 2012 Duo for Miller

Top local trainer Simon A Miller could saddle-up two three-year-olds in the 2012 Placid Arc Stakes at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday with both Miss Bux and Hard Ball Get being considered for the black type feature. The sole stakes race held in WA this weekend, nominations and the subsequent field for the $80,000 Listed Placid…