News About: Bob Peters

Perfect Reflection false favourite for Kingston Town Classic

Perfect Reflection false favourite for Kingston Town Classic

2 Dec, 2016

Prominent Perth owner Bob Peters believes that his mare Perfect Reflection is a false favourite for the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Michael Walker, above, rides Kawi in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Perfect Reflection is marked at $4.20 …

Tradesman Ready for Railway Stakes

Tradesman Ready for Railway Stakes

16 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Todd Harvey is confident that Tradesman will lay a typically great account for himself when he makes his Group 1 debut in the Railway Stakes (1600m) at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on Saturday.

Tradesman has been charged with overcoming the likes of Disposition (pictured) in Saturday’s Railway Stakes in Perth. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Tradesman …

Spring Campaign Not Off the Table for Real Love

Spring Campaign Not Off the Table for Real Love

17 May, 2016

Real Love was due to retire into a career as a broodmare following her autumn and winter preparation, however prominent owner Bob Peters has not closed the door on a 2016 Spring Carnival campaign.

Real Love may embark on a 2016 Spring Carnival campaign before retiring from racing. Photo: Daniel Costello

Real Love began her …

Arcadia Dream to head to Adelaide for Oaks and Derby

Arcadia Dream to head to Adelaide for Oaks and Derby

18 Apr, 2016

Prominent West Australian owner Bob Peters will give his Derby winning filly Arcadia Dream a chance to win more three year old Classics and copy the deeds of his dual Oaks and Dual Derby winner Delicacy when he sends her East for the Adelaide Autumn Carnival.

Delicacy, above, winning the 2015 South Australian Derby at …

Delicacy Retired From Racing

Delicacy Retired From Racing

5 Jan, 2016

Two-time Group 1 winner Delicacy has been retired from racing after scans found that she had torn town tendons in her front legs following her tough victory in the 2016 Perth Cup at Ascot on Saturday.

Delicacy finished her career with a string of feature race wins including Group 1 victories in the Australasian Oaks …

Delicacy Out Of Autumn Carnival

Delicacy Out Of Autumn Carnival

4 Jan, 2016

Delicacy has been ruled out of the 2016 Autumn Racing Carnival and may not race again after pulling up sore following her outstanding victory in the 2016 Perth Cup on Saturday.

Delicacy may never race again after pulling up sore following her memorable win in the 2016 Perth Cup. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Delicacy lumped …

Australian Cup An Option For Perth Cup Winner Delicacy

Australian Cup An Option For Perth Cup Winner Delicacy

4 Jan, 2016

The 2016 Australian Cup is an option for star mare Delicacy after she recorded an outstanding victory in the Perth Cup at Ascot on Saturday.

Delicacy could take on some of the best horses in Australia in the 2016 Australian Cup. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Delicacy went into the Perth Cup as an easing favourite …

Inside Perth Cup Alley No Dream for Delicacy

Inside Perth Cup Alley No Dream for Delicacy

30 Dec, 2015

The bookies rate her an unbeatable chance in Saturday’s $500,000 Group 2 G1X.Com.Au Perth Cup (2400m) at Ascot Racecourse but Delicacy’s owner-breeder Bob Peters isn’t so sure the favourite will salute from the inside alley.

Connections are nervous about the big weight and inside Perth Cup barrier draw for favourite Delicacy at Ascot Racecourse this …

Perth Cup No Certainty for Delicacy

Perth Cup No Certainty for Delicacy

21 Dec, 2015

Delicacy returned to winning form with a commanding performance for success in Saturday’s Group 2 CB Cox Stakes (2100m) at Ascot Racecourse, however prominent owner Bob Peters has revealed the talented mare is no certainty to contest the Perth Cup (2400m) on January 2nd.

Despite winning Saturday’s CB Cox Stakes, Delicacy is no …

Delicacy to race on in the C.B. Cox Stakes

Delicacy to race on in the C.B. Cox Stakes

8 Dec, 2015

Dual Group 1 winner Delicacy will race on through the Perth Summer Carnival with her next target being the Group 2 $250,000 C.B. Cox Stakes (2100m) at Ascot on December 19.

The C.B. Cox Stakes at Ascot is next on the agenda for Delicacy. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Grant Williams trained Delicacy failed by …