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Oliver on Nice Chance in WA Guineas 2016

Oliver on Nice Chance in WA Guineas 2016

Former Perth hoop Damien Oliver believes he is on a “nice chance” in the 2016 WA Guineas this Saturday booked to ride the Vernon Brockman-trained filly I Am Boudica who takes on the boys over the mile. The now Victorian-based Oliver has a couple of nice rides across the Railway Stakes Day card at Ascot…

2016 WA Guineas Field & Barriers Released

2016 WA Guineas Field & Barriers Released

A final field of 16 three-year-olds are set to face off in Saturday’s WA Guineas 2016 on Railway Stakes Day including a trio of fillies taking on the boys. The key support act on the Ascot race card this weekend, the $500,000 Group 2 W.A. Guineas (1600m) is shaping up as a top clash by…

Two Vie for Favouritism in 2014 Lee Steere Classic Betting

Two Vie for Favouritism in 2014 Lee Steere Classic Betting

10 three-year-old horses are running in the Group 3 Lee Steere Classic (1400m) this Saturday, offering punters a variety of betting options and chance to back a winner. The $150,000 Lee Steere Classic is one of six black-type races running in support of the Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot Racecourse. Half of…

Hobart Jones Leads 2014 Lee Steere Classic Final Field

Hobart Jones Leads 2014 Lee Steere Classic Final Field

The Group 3 Lee Steere Classic (1400m) is one of four Group races running on Saturday at Ascot Racecourse in Perth. Two of the nominated horses failed to accept for the race, leaving a final field of just 10 three-year-olds. The Vernon Brockman-trained Hobart Jones continues to lead the pack after drawing barrier seven with…

Hobart Jones Hopes for More Luck in Lee Steere Classic 2014

Hobart Jones Hopes for More Luck in Lee Steere Classic 2014

Smart grey colt Hobart Jones had no luck at Ascot Racecourse last time out, something his Lark Hill-based trainer Vernon Brockman hopes changes in this Saturday’s 2014 Lee Steere Classic. On Railway Stakes Day, November 22, the So Secret three-year-old was beaten two lengths when a luckless sixth with a big 60kg to carry behind…

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…

Hobart Jones Heads 2014 WA Sires’ Produce Stakes Field & Odds

Hobart Jones Heads 2014 WA Sires’ Produce Stakes Field & Odds

This weekend in Perth a double shot of Group racing action will take place at Ascot Racecourse including the WA Sires’ Produce Stakes 2014 where Karrakatta Plate winner Hobart Jones is the top fancy. Running as Race 6 on Saturday, this year’s $200,000 Group 3 W.A. Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) field features 14 two-year-olds, including…