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Conservatorium to target Stradbroke Handicap

Conservatorium to target Stradbroke Handicap

10 Dec, 2013

Adelaide sprinter Conservatorium will be heading back to Queensland in the Winter to target the 2014 Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm after returning to the winner’s stall at Ascot on Saturday.

Conservatorium will be aimed towards the G1 $1.3m Stradbroke Handicap. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Conservatorium scored his second win …

Conservatorium to chase more Perth riches in Scahill Stakes

Conservatorium to chase more Perth riches in Scahill Stakes

29 Nov, 2013

Adelaide trainer Gary Kennewell will chase more Festival Of Perth Racing riches with Conservatorium in next week’s Group 3 $125,000 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) at Ascot.

Conservatorium to have one more run at Ascot. Photo by Daniel Costello,

Kennewell had planned to return to Adelaide after Conservatorium ran in the Group 1 $1m Carlton Draught …

Nolen cleared to ride in Perth Group 1s

Nolen cleared to ride in Perth Group 1s

18 Nov, 2013

Luke Nolen has been cleared of any serious knee injury and expects to be fit to ride at the dual Group 1 meeting at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Luke Nolen expects to be fit to ride Moment Of Change in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Moody chasing another Perth feature

Moody chasing another Perth feature

12 Dec, 2012

Premier Victorian trainer Peter Moody is looking for another Western Australian feature race win with his stayer Macedonian in the Group 2 $492,000 Golden River Development – Perth Cup (2400m) at Ascot on January 1.

The 2010 Sandown Cup winner, Macedonian, is among the thirty-two nominations for Perth’s feature staying race which also includes highly …

Playing God draws favourably in Kingston Town Classic

Playing God draws favourably in Kingston Town Classic

5 Dec, 2012

The Neville Parnham trained Playing God remains on track to win his third Kingston Town Classic after drawing favourably in the Festival Of Perth Racing’s feature weight for age race at Ascot on Saturday.

Playing God has drawn barrier 7 for the Kingston Town Classic. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Playing God came up with gate …

Wall Street has plenty to offer in Kingston Town Classic

Wall Street has plenty to offer in Kingston Town Classic

4 Dec, 2012

The Mike Moroney stable thinks that eight year old Wall Street still has plenty to offer at the highest level heading into Saturday’s Group 1 $500,000 GR Engineering Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot.

Eight-year-old Wall Street still has plenty to offer the Kingston Town Classic. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Wall Street hasn’t saluted since …

Playing God in search of third Kingston Town Classic

Playing God in search of third Kingston Town Classic

4 Dec, 2012

Dual Kingston Town Classic winner Playing God is looking to write another chapter in the history books if he can make it three wins in a row in the Festival Of Perth Racing’s feature weight for age race at Ascot on Saturday.

Playing God will aim for their third Kingston Town Classic victory. Photo by: …

Boss new rider for Fuddle Dee Duddle

Boss new rider for Fuddle Dee Duddle

3 Dec, 2012

Big race jockey Glen Boss looks the likely new rider for Perth three year old Fuddle Dee Duddle in the Group 1 $500,000 GR Engineering Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot on Saturday.

Glen Boss is the new rider for Fuddle Dee Duddle in the Kingston Town Classic. Photo by: Taron Clarke

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Rawiller looking for Group 1 wins in Perth

Rawiller looking for Group 1 wins in Perth

19 Nov, 2012

Leading Sydney jockey Nash Rawiller is looking to ride his initial Group 1 winner for the new season when he travels to Western Australia this weekend for Carlton Draught Super Saturday at Ascot.

Nash Rawiller will ride in both Group 1 races at Ascot this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

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Schofield new rider for King Saul

Schofield new rider for King Saul

23 Nov, 2011

Jockey Glyn Schofield will take the ride on WA Guineas winner King Saul in the Kingston Town Classic

Sydney based jockey Glyn Schofield has secured the ride on WA Guineas winner King Saul  in the G1 $500,000 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascoton Saturday week.

Schofield was contacted by connections .and is happy to take …