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Vanbrugh suited by 1800m of Kingston Town Classic

Vanbrugh suited by 1800m of Kingston Town Classic

1 Dec, 2016

Spring Champion Stakes winner Vanbrugh will be well suited by the 1800m of the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Vanbrugh, above, will be suited by the 1800m of the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris Waller trained Vanbrugh was at the …

Perfect Reflection remains favourite for Kingston Town Classic after barrier draw

Perfect Reflection remains favourite for Kingston Town Classic after barrier draw

30 Nov, 2016

Last year’s winner Perfect Reflection remains the favourite after the barrier draw to score back to back wins in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

He Or She, above, has drawn poorly at barrier 14 in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Waller has 3 runners in Kingston Town Classic Field

Waller has 3 runners in Kingston Town Classic Field

28 Nov, 2016

Sydney’s premiership winning trainer Chris Waller will saddle up three runners, Good Project, Mackintosh and Vanbrugh, in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Trainer Chris Waller will saddle up 3 runners in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot in Perth. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Waller won …

Good Project cleared to run in Kingston Town Classic

Good Project cleared to run in Kingston Town Classic

28 Nov, 2016

Good Project will be one of three Chris Waller runners in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday after passing a fitness test over the weekend.

Good Project, above in yellow and red colours, has been cleared to run in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo …

Appleby hoping to emulate Spring Success in the Autumn

Appleby hoping to emulate Spring Success in the Autumn

24 Nov, 2016

Godolphin’s English trainer Charlie Appleby is hoping to emulate his Spring Carnival success when he returns to Australia for the rich 2017 Sydney and Melbourne Autumn Carnivals.

Qewy, above, was one of five winners for trainer Charlie Appleby during the 2016 Melbourne Spring Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Appleby has indicated that none of …

Vezalay freshened up for Doveton Stakes

Vezalay freshened up for Doveton Stakes

9 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has freshened up Vezalay as the mare drops back in distance for the Listed $120,000 Doveton Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Vezalay, above, has been freshened up for the Doveton Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Corstens is willing to forget Vezalay’s last start fifteenth in the Group 3 …

Australian Cup redemption the Autumn agenda for Awesome Rock

Australian Cup redemption the Autumn agenda for Awesome Rock

7 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Troy Corstens will be looking for redemption in the 2017 Group 1 $1m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington in the Autumn with the stable’s new Group 1 winning star Awesome Rock.

Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock, above, will be set for the Australian Cup at Flemington in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

2016 Emirates Stakes Results: Awesome Rock Wins

2016 Emirates Stakes Results: Awesome Rock Wins

5 Nov, 2016

Awesome Rock atoned for his Australian Cup nightmare to record a maiden Group 1 victory in the 2016 Emirates Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Awesome Rock recorded a well-deserved Group 1 victory in the 2016 Emirates Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock was the first horse across the line in the Australian Cup …

Francis Of Assisi Gaps His Rivals In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Francis Of Assisi Gaps His Rivals In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

5 Nov, 2016

Francis Of Assisi ran away from his rivals to record a dominant victory in the 2016 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Francis Of Assisi was nothing short of outstanding in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Francis Of Assisi was a big drifter in the lead-up to the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, …

Emirates Stakes field reduced to 12 with Scottish out

Emirates Stakes field reduced to 12 with Scottish out

5 Nov, 2016

English visitor Scottish has been forced out of today’s Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington because of an injury and will return to England without another Australian start.

Scottish, above, is out of the Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Godolphin’s Newmarket trainer Charlie Appleby was forced to scratch Scottish …