News About: Perth Festival Of Racing
Trainer Grant Williams is looking for a new rider for Battle Emblem in the Group 2 $225,000 LD Total – C.B. Cox Stakes (2100m) at Ascot on Saturday after jockey Shaun McGruddy was injured in a Lark Hill barrier trial on Monday.
McGruddy will be sidelined for up to twelve weeks with a fractured left …
Singapore sensation Joao Moreira has been called up to ride Peth filly Fuddle Dee Duddle in the Group 1 $500,000 GR Engineering Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in two weeks.
Trainer Lindsey Smith has decided to step Fuddle Dee Duddle up to weight for age company after the filly performed well against for own …
A Perth Cup start for Mr Moet is in jeopardy after the five year old caused an upset win in the Group 1 $1m Carlton Draught-Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot last Saturday.
Leading Perth trainer Adam Durrant had originally set Mr Moet for the Group 2 $500,000 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) at Ascot …
Trainer Jim Taylor is ready to take on the best sprinters in the eastern states with his unbeaten stable star Barakey after taking out the Group 1 $500,000 Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot last Saturday.
Barakey took his winning sequence to eleven from eleven after stepping up to Group 1 for the first time …
While Luckygray is the sentimental favourite and the bookie’s pick for tomorrow’s Group 1 $1m Carlton Draught-Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot, local rival Ranger is right in the firing line according to trainer Grant Williams.
Luckygray is looking to for back to back wins in the Railway Stakes after gaining last year’s decision on protest …
Trainer Peter Snowden has given the all clear for Pinwheel to run in Saturday’s Group 1 $500,000 Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot even though the seven year old missed the Breakfast With The Stars trackwork session yesterday.
Western Australia’s latest sprinting sensation Barakey faces his toughest test to date when he lines in the Group 1 $500,000 Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot on Saturday.
And trainer Jim Taylor didn’t hide his disappointment when Barakey drew the outside barrier of ten in the weight for age sprint this weekend.
“I was shattered …
Group 1 winning mare Yosei’s racing pattern won’t be changed after drawing the outside barrier in the Group 1 $1m Carlton Draught-Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot on Saturday.
Yosei will jump from gate sixteen after coming up with eighteen in …
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