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Australian Cup now for 2016 Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai

Australian Cup now for 2016 Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes will set French import Pilote D’Essai for the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington during the 2017 Melbourne Autumn Carnival after winning the Pakenham Cup last Saturday.

Apprentice Regan Bayliss, above, scored back to back wins on Pilote D’Essai when he won the Pakenham Cup at Pakenham. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

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2016 Kingston Town Classic result: Stratum Star wins in tight finish

2016 Kingston Town Classic result: Stratum Star wins in tight finish

The Darren Weir trained Stratum Star scored his second Group 1 win with a hard fought victory in the $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Stratum Star, above winning the David Jones Cup at Caulfield, won the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot in a controversial finish. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Hong Kong Calls 2016 Winterbottom Stakes Winner Takedown

Hong Kong Calls 2016 Winterbottom Stakes Winner Takedown

December’s Hong Kong Sprint is the next major target for Sydney-trained sprinter Takedown after he handed horseman Gary Moore with his first Australian Group 1 win in the Winterbottom Stakes 2016 in Perth over the weekend.

2016 Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown (pictured at Randwick) is heading overseas for the Hong Kong Sprint in December. Photo: Steve Hart.

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2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Next for Chocolate Holic

2016 AJ Scahill Stakes Next for Chocolate Holic

Connections of the weekend’s Carbine Club of W.A. Stakes winner Chocolate Holic are looking at a next-up run in the AJ Scahill Stakes 2016 next month.

Jockey Damien Oliver (pictured at Flemington) rode local sprinter Chocolate Holic home to victory in the 2016 Carbine Club of W.A. Stakes at Ascot over the weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2016 Kilmore Cup Win Breaks Drought for Hazzabeel

2016 Kilmore Cup Win Breaks Drought for Hazzabeel

Ciaron Maher’s Perth expat Hazzabeel finally broke through for his maiden Victorian win on Sunday breaking a year long drought with success in the Kilmore Cup 2016.

Trainer Ciaron Maher has returned 2016 Kilmore Cup winner Hazzabeel back to winning form. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Originally raced in W.A. but trained by Gai Waterhouse, the now six-year-old son of ...

2016 George Moore Stakes Too Good To Refuse

2016 George Moore Stakes Too Good To Refuse

The George Moore Stakes 2016 is the confirmed next-up Brisbane Summer Racing target for the Desleigh Forster-trained Too Good To Refuse after his impressive stakes win at Eagle Farm Racecourse over the weekend.

Too Good To Refuse (pictured at Doomben) enjoyed a breakthrough stakes win at Eagle Farm in the 2016 Keith Noud Quality Handicap. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Pilote D’Essai Wins 2016 Ballarat Cup – Results

Pilote D’Essai Wins 2016 Ballarat Cup – Results

Lindsay Park import Pilote D’Essai enjoyed the step up in distance for Saturday’s Ballarat Cup 2016 posting an impressive two length win in the Victorian staying showdown.

Scherzoso (pictured at Caulfield) ran second to Pilot D’Essai in the 2016 Ballarat Cup results over the weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Coming into the race off an unplaced effort over 1800m at ...

Variation Scores Upset 2016 WA Guineas Result

Variation Scores Upset 2016 WA Guineas Result

Stephen Miller’s in-form gelding Variation enjoyed an upset win at juicy odds over the beaten favourite Ellicazoom in Saturday’s WA Guineas 2016 at Ascot Racecourse.

Bunbury-born hoop Damian Lane enjoyed an upset win in the 2016 WA Guineas aboard Variation. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Scales Of Justice Wins 2016 Railway Stakes – Results

Scales Of Justice Wins 2016 Railway Stakes – Results

The local Perth form more than held up on Saturday at Ascot Racecourse when the Lindsey Smith-trained Scales Of Justice recorded a commanding all-the-way win over Sydney raider Good Project in the Railway Stakes 2016.

Defending champion Good Project (pictured) ran second to local galloper Scales Of Justice in the 2016 Railway Stakes results. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Tshahitsi Wins 2016 Tasmanian Newmarket Handicap

Tshahitsi Wins 2016 Tasmanian Newmarket Handicap

The Chris Crook & Imogen Miller-trained improver Tshahitsi broke through for his maiden stakes victory overnight at Launceston Racecourse continuing his gun form at the track in the Tasmanian Newmarket Handicap 2016.

Admiral (inside pictured at Flemington) looked to be after more distance when third in the 2016 Tasmanian Newmarket Handicap this week at Launceston. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...