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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: …

Playing God wins 2011 Kingston Town Classic

Playing God wins 2011 Kingston Town Classic

3 Dec, 2011

The genius of trainer Neville Parnham turned the attitude of Playing God to enabled him to take a consecutive Group 1 $500,000 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot today.

The four-year-old hadn’t won since February and had raced since August which took in Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

The best Playing God could manage in Melbourne …

Ranger warning, Remarkable plunge in Railway Hcp

Ranger warning, Remarkable plunge in Railway Hcp

19 Nov, 2011

A word warning is coming out of West Australia about today’s Group 1 $1m Railway Stakes (1600m) favourite Ranger from no less than its big owner-breeder Bob Peters.

Peters, who will be represented by 14 horses at today’s meet dubbed Ascot Super Saturday, believes his main hope Ranger is harshly weighted on 56kg in the …