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Settle Strada Likely 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Starter

Settle Strada Likely 2014 Winterbottom Stakes Starter

One of 53 original Winterbottom Stakes 2014 nominations, Settle Strada is all but a confirmed starter with his Lark Hill-based trainer David Harrison confirming Saturday week’s Ascot feature as the galloper’s major aim this prep. The Strada six-year-old has had just the one run this time in and was disappointing but Harrison is still keen…

Power Princess A Narrow Favourite In 2013 Scahill Stakes Odds

Power Princess A Narrow Favourite In 2013 Scahill Stakes Odds

The Group 3 Scahill Stakes (1400m) is one of the most interesting races on the action-packed card at Ascot on Saturday with very little separating the leading chances in betting. Power Princess ($3.70) is currently on top of the Scahill Stakes betting markets and is aiming to become the first horse in history to win the…

2013 Belmont Sprint – Betting Odds

2013 Belmont Sprint – Betting Odds

Stakes racing adds some excitement to the action in the west this Saturday with the Group 3 2013 Belmont Sprint (1400m) set to take place. Heading is Ranger who is coming off a strong second in the Roma Cup. The six-year-old is rated a $2.90 chance but will have to break a winning drought that…

Full Field for 2013 Belmont Sprint

Full Field for 2013 Belmont Sprint

While most of this weekend’s attention will be on Queensland’s winter carnival, there is a high quality race taking place in Perth on Saturday with the Group 3 2013 Belmont Sprint (1400m). The $125,000 event has attracted a full 16-horse field plus one emergency and includes most of Perth’s big-race regulars. Roma Cup winner Power…

Power Princess Included in 2013 Roma Cup Field – Perth Racing

Power Princess Included in 2013 Roma Cup Field – Perth Racing

Talented sprinting mare Power Princess heads a small but quality field for Saturday’s Group 3 2013 Roma Cup at Perth’s Belmont Racecourse. The six-year-old is resuming after an outstanding summer campaign that saw her win two of three starts and finish second to Barakey in the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes. It is the Simon Miller-trained…

2011 AJ Scahill Stakes Tips & Odds – Waratah’s Secret Gets The Nod

2011 AJ Scahill Stakes Tips & Odds – Waratah’s Secret Gets The Nod

The major support race on the Kingston Town Classic Day program at Ascot on Saturday is the AJ Scahill Stakes 2011, and having studied the race field, form guide and history, defending champion Waratah’s Secret looks the definite horse to beat. Last seen running fourth to Saturday’s 2011 Kingston Town Classic favourite Luckygray in the…

AJ Scahill Stakes 2011 Final Field & Barriers

AJ Scahill Stakes 2011 Final Field & Barriers

After yesterday’s nominations revealed 13 original hopefuls heading towards a start in the other Perth Group race at Ascot this Saturday, the 2011 AJ Scahill Stakes, acceptances taken today have left an eight-horse final field to fight it out in the weight-for-age showdown. Due to run as Ascot Race 8 at 4:40pm (Perth time) on…

2011 AJ Scahill Stakes Nominations – Waratah’s Secret to Defend Title

2011 AJ Scahill Stakes Nominations – Waratah’s Secret to Defend Title

David Harrison’s ultra-consistent galloper Waratah’s Secret leads the nominees for the AJ Scahill Stakes 2011, the key support race on a crack Kingston Town Classic Day card at Ascot this Saturday, the Oratorio five-year-old back to defend his title in the Group 3 feature. There were originally 13 early entries for this year’s edition of…

Schofield Royally Booked for Kingston Town Classic Day 2011

Schofield Royally Booked for Kingston Town Classic Day 2011

Former South African Glyn Schofield is looking at bumper day of racing at Ascot Racecourse in Perth this Saturday, the ace Sydney-based hoop having been booked for a trio of top rides on the 2011 Kingston Town Classic Day card. Schofield’s prized mount at the meeting is on last-start WA Guineas winner King Saul as…

Luckygray Leads 2011 Kingston Town Classic Odds

Luckygray Leads 2011 Kingston Town Classic Odds

After winning Perth’s richest race, the $1 million Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) on protest over the weekend, Gino Poletti’s emerging star Luckygray has shot to the top of the odds for next month’s Kingston Town Classic 2011. Bradbury’s Luck four-year-old Luckygray was second over the line behind Roger James’ Kiwi visitor He’s Remarkable in…