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Stratum Star wins Kingston Town Classic in controversial finish

Stratum Star wins Kingston Town Classic in controversial finish

5 Dec, 2016

Five year old stallion Stratum Star was able give leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir his first win in Perth last Saturday by taking out the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in a controversial finish.

Stratum Star, above winning the David Jones Cup at Caulfield, won the Kingston Town Classic at …

Scales Of Justice draws outside barrier in Kingston Town Classic

Scales Of Justice draws outside barrier in Kingston Town Classic

30 Nov, 2016

Scales Of Justice will have to overcome the outside barrier if he is to claim a Perth Racing Carnival Group 1 double when he lines up in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot on Saturday.

The Chris Waller trained Good Project, above, has drawn barrier five in the Kingston Town …

Douglas Whyte to ride Scales Of Justice in the Railway Stakes

Douglas Whyte to ride Scales Of Justice in the Railway Stakes

14 Nov, 2016

Hong Kong’s multiple premiership winning jockey Douglas Whyte has picked up the ride on Scales Of Justice in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Trainer Darren Weir will saddle up Rageese, above, in the Railway Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The final field …

Vanbrugh likely to miss Autumn Stakes

Vanbrugh likely to miss Autumn Stakes

11 Feb, 2016

Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller is contemplating scratching Vanbrugh from the Group 2 $200,000 Hyland Race Colours Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Trainer Chris Waller is contemplating scratching Vanbrugh, above, from the Autumn Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

While Waller hasn’t made up his mind yet, he is considering keeping Vanbrugh …

Douglas Whyte the key to Boban’s success in C.F Orr Stakes

Douglas Whyte the key to Boban’s success in C.F Orr Stakes

11 Feb, 2016

Legendary Hong Kong based jockey Douglas Whyte will be the key to Boban’s success in the Group 1 $500,000 Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Hong Kong jockey Douglas Whyte will ride Boban, above, in the C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Five times Group 1 winner Boban has …

No Orr Stakes For Press Statement

No Orr Stakes For Press Statement

9 Feb, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller has confirmed that talented colt Press Statement will not return to the races in the 2016 Orr Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.

Press Statement will not run in the 2016 Orr Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Press Statement was one of a number of Group 1 winners …

Alpine Eagle remains firm in the betting for Australian Guineas

Alpine Eagle remains firm in the betting for Australian Guineas

6 Mar, 2015

Last week’s Caulfield Autumn Classic winner Alpine Eagle remains firm in the betting for the Group 1 $500,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Alpine Eagle, above, remains firm in the betting for the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Trainer Tony McEvoy has reported that Alpine Eagle has come through his …

Whyte Set To Ride Alpine Eagle In Australian Guineas

Whyte Set To Ride Alpine Eagle In Australian Guineas

3 Mar, 2015

Leading Hong Kong-based hoop Douglas Whyte is set to ride Alpine Eagle if he takes his place in the 2015 Australian Guineas at Flemington on Saturday.

Alpine Eagle stormed home late to record a most impressive win in the 2015 Autumn Classic. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Alpine Eagle started his autumn campaign with two straight …

Whyte Pikes Kingston Town Classic Field with Moriarty

Whyte Pikes Kingston Town Classic Field with Moriarty

8 Dec, 2014

A gun ride from Hong Kong’s Douglas Whyte got the Chris Waller-trained Sydney raider Moriarty home in Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 Tabtouch Kingston Town Classic (1800m) in Perth ahead of the William Pike-ridden equal favourite Disposition.

Kingston Town Classic winner Moriarty (pictured at Eagle Farm) could stay in Perth for a shot at the CB …

2014 Kingston Town Classic Tips: Elite Belle The Value

2014 Kingston Town Classic Tips: Elite Belle The Value

5 Dec, 2014

Leading form analyst Adam Blencowe has Moriarty on top of his 2014 Kingston Town Classic tips, but he believes that Railway Stakes winner Elite Belle represents the value in betting markets for the Group 1 event at Ascot tomorrow.

Racing And Sport’s Senior Handicapper Adam Blencowe believes that Moriarty is the horse to beat in …