News About: Fred Kersley

Chris Parnham rides Lite’N In My Veins in A.J. Scahill Stakes

Chris Parnham rides Lite’N In My Veins in A.J. Scahill Stakes

8 Dec, 2016

The Fred Kersley trained Lite’N In My Veins will have a change of jockey for the first time this preparation when Chris Parnham takes over the reins from his brother Steven in the Group 3 $250,000 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Chris Parnham, above, rides Lite’N In My Veins in …

Lite’n In My Veins could emulate Northerly in Railway Stakes

Lite’n In My Veins could emulate Northerly in Railway Stakes

18 Nov, 2016

Trainer Fred Kersley is hoping his up and coming galloper Lite’n In My Veins can emulate the deeds of the great Northerly in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Rageese, above, is one of the main chances in the Railway Stakes at Ascot. Photo by …

Properantes After Perth Cup Upset

Properantes After Perth Cup Upset

31 Dec, 2015

Veteran Ascot horseman Colin Webster is shooting for the Perth Cup upset at his local track this Saturday with consistent four-year-old Properantes running in the Group 2 staying feature.

Delicacy is the bookies’ pick to win Saturday’s 2016 Perth Cup at Ascot Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A capacity field will face off in this summer’s …

Ihtsahymn Could Make Melbourne Debut In Aurie’s Star Handicap

Ihtsahymn Could Make Melbourne Debut In Aurie’s Star Handicap

13 Jul, 2015

New trainer Patrick Payne has revealed that Group 1 winner Ihtsahymn could make his Melbourne racing debut in the Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on August 8.

Patrick Payne is excited about the spring prospects of Group 1 winner Ihtsahymn. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Ihtsahymn joined the Payne stable after he was …

Kersley Hopeful of Resurgent Ihtsahymn in CB Cox Stakes

Kersley Hopeful of Resurgent Ihtsahymn in CB Cox Stakes

17 Dec, 2014

A standout performer over the 2013 Perth racing calendar, trainer Fred Kersley is hopeful of a return to competitive form for four-year-old Ihtsahymn in Saturday’s featured Group 2 CB Cox Stakes (2100m) at Ascot Racecourse.

Ihtsahymn will have to overcome the likes of Mr Moet (pictured) if to claim success in the 2014 CB Cox …

Parnham selects Rommel as his Kingston Town Classic mount

Parnham selects Rommel as his Kingston Town Classic mount

28 Nov, 2014

Prominent Perth jockey Steven Parnham has chosen three year old Rommel as his ride in the Group 1 $500,000 TAB Touch – Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot on December 6.

Steven Parhnam, above, has selected three year old Rommel as his Kingston Town Classic mount at Ascot. Photo by Taron Clarke.

Parnham had the …

Ihtsahymn to Miss 2014 Spring Racing Carnival

Ihtsahymn to Miss 2014 Spring Racing Carnival

30 Jun, 2014

Veteran West Australian trainer Fred Kersley has revealed talented stayer Ihtsahymn will not travel to Melbourne to contest events over the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival, but will instead remain in Perth in an effort to continue development.

Securing an impressive race record of seven wins and three places from just 14 competitive starts to date, …

Oliver Puts On Masterclass To Win 2014 Perth Cup

Oliver Puts On Masterclass To Win 2014 Perth Cup

2 Jan, 2014

Leading jockey Damien Oliver produced one of the best rides of his remarkable career to pilot Black Tycoon to victory in the 2014 Perth Cup (2400m) at Ascot yesterday.

Damien Oliver steered Black Tycoon to victory in the 2014 Perth Cup to score his second win in the event. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Black Tycoon …

Ihtsahymn on trial for WATC Derby in CB Cox Stakes

Ihtsahymn on trial for WATC Derby in CB Cox Stakes

20 Dec, 2013

A Western Australian Derby campaign could be in the pipeline for Ihtsahymn if the three year old can handle the step up in distance in the Group 2 WFA $250,000 LD Total – C.B. Cox Stakes over 2100m at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Luckygray will be the hardest for Ihtsahymn to beat in the …

Ihtsahymn to head east after Kingston Town Classic win

Ihtsahymn to head east after Kingston Town Classic win

9 Dec, 2013

An eastern states campaign is on the cards for Ihtsahymn after the three year old took out the Group 1 $500,000 TAB Touch – Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Luckygray, above, was unable to run own down Ihtsahymn in the Kingston Town Classic. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Trainer Fred Kersley …