News About: Bob Peters

2016 Perth Cup Odds Favour Kia Ora Koutou Win

2016 Perth Cup Odds Favour Kia Ora Koutou Win

29 Dec, 2016

The early Perth Cup betting picture for the mile and a half summer showdown in W.A. this weekend has the Geoff Durrant & Jason Miller-trained Kia Ora Koutou as the one to beat.

Jockey Chris Parnham has the 2016 Perth Cup ride on ATA Stakes runner-up Respondent at Ascot this Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A …

Perfect Reflection Heads 2016 Perth Cup Field & Weights

Perfect Reflection Heads 2016 Perth Cup Field & Weights

28 Dec, 2016

A fifteen horse Perth Cup field has been released for the Group 2 on New Year’s Eve with Group 1 winning mare Perfect Reflection to cart the 59kg top weight in the Ascot Racecourse classic.

Perth Cup winning hoop Peter Hall (pictured on January’s 2016 winner Delicacy) rides Dark Alert in the Group 2 on …

2016 Perth Cup No Certainty for Perfect Reflection

2016 Perth Cup No Certainty for Perfect Reflection

20 Dec, 2016

Prominent owner Bob Peters has revealed that Perfect Reflection is not a certain Perth Cup starter, despite the talented mare being installed as an outright favourite in betting markets for the Ascot feature race on December 31st.

Perfect Reflection will attempt to emulate former stable mate Delicacy (pictured) by winning the Perth Cup …

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 …