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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 …

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

28 Nov, 2016

Sydney trainer Gary Moore will now prepare Takedown for a trip to Hong Kong after the gelding scored a decisive win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown, above, will now head to Hong Kong after winning the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot in Perth. Photo by …

Barrier five okay for Terravista in Winterbottom Stakes

Barrier five okay for Terravista in Winterbottom Stakes

24 Nov, 2016

Leading Group 1 winning jockey Hugh Bowman is content with barrier five for his mount Terravista in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Hugh Bowman, above, rides Terravista in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The Joe Pride trained Terravista hasn’t been in the …

Equal Favourites for Winterbottom Stakes

Equal Favourites for Winterbottom Stakes

22 Nov, 2016

Group 1 winners Malaguerra and Terravista have been installed equal favourites for the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Terravista, above, shares favouritism with Malaguerra in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ladbrokes.com.au have both sprinters at $3.50 at the top of the market order …

No Rageese in 2016 Winterbottom Stakes Field

No Rageese in 2016 Winterbottom Stakes Field

21 Nov, 2016

Railway Stakes scratching Rageese will head back to Victoria and won’t be a runner in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Malaguerra, above is one of the main fancies in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Darren Weir trained Rageese was a race …

Pike a bonus for Get Over It in W.A. Guineas

Pike a bonus for Get Over It in W.A. Guineas

17 Nov, 2016

Trainer Trevor Andrews considers the booking of leading jockey William Pike as a huge bonus to the winning chances of Get Over It in the Group 2 $500,000 Sky Racing-W.A. Guineas (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Hugh Bowman, above, rides Humanity in the W.A. Guineas at Ascot. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Pike picked …

Railway Stakes barrier draw, Mackintosh still a chance from wide gate

Railway Stakes barrier draw, Mackintosh still a chance from wide gate

16 Nov, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller is still giving Mackintosh a great chance of winning the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday for a second year in succession for the stable even though he has drawn a wide barrier.

Mackintosh, above, is still a chance in the Railway Stakes …

Taiyoo the pick of Weir’s Ballarat Cup runners

Taiyoo the pick of Weir’s Ballarat Cup runners

16 Nov, 2016

The powerful Darren Weir stable will have a possible four runners in the Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup (2200m) at Ballarat on Saturday.

Taiyoo, above, is the stable pick in the Ballarat Cup at Ballarat. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Racing manager Jeremy Rogers is leaning towards Taiyoo being the pick of the crop but is expecting …