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Pike free to ride Perfect Reflection in Ted Van Heemst Stakes

Pike free to ride Perfect Reflection in Ted Van Heemst Stakes

16 Dec, 2016

Perth’s leading jockey William Pike will be free to take the ride on Perfect Reflection in the Group 2 $250,000 Ted Van Heemst Stakes (2100m) at Ascot on Saturday even though he was suspended for careless last Wednesday.

Perfect Reflection ran third to Don’t Doubt Mamma, above in the Vanity at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate …

Hazzabeel remains solid in Villiers Stakes betting

Hazzabeel remains solid in Villiers Stakes betting

16 Dec, 2016

The Ciaron Maher trained Hazzabeel has remained solid in the betting for the Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Apprentice Michael Dee, above, rides Hazzabeel in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Hazzabeel is the second pick in the market order at Ladbrokes.com.au at $8.50 behind the …

Tradesman to shape up for Perth Cup in Ted Van Heemst Stakes

Tradesman to shape up for Perth Cup in Ted Van Heemst Stakes

15 Dec, 2016

Co-trainer Todd Harvey expects Tradesman to put himself back in contention for the Perth Cup with an improved performance in the Group 2 $250,000 Ted Van Heemst Stakes (2100m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Jockey Dwayne Dunn, above, rode Tradesman when seventh in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Perfect Reflection first test at 2100m in Ted van Heemst Stakes

Perfect Reflection first test at 2100m in Ted van Heemst Stakes

13 Dec, 2016

Perth’s glamour mare Perfect Reflection will be stepping up to 2100m for the first time when she takes her place in the Group 2 $250,000 Ted Van Heemst Stakes at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Perfect Reflection ran third to Don’t Doubt Mamma, above in the Vanity at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2016 Villiers Stakes: Kenjorwood in, Rageese Out

2016 Villiers Stakes: Kenjorwood in, Rageese Out

12 Dec, 2016

Victoria’s premier trainer Darren Weir has sent Rageese to the paddock and has left Kenjorwood to represent the stable in the Group 2 $250,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Kenjorwood, above, is among the nominations for the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir had selected the Villiers Stakes as …

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 …

Stratum Star wins Kingston Town Classic in controversial finish

Stratum Star wins Kingston Town Classic in controversial finish

5 Dec, 2016

Five year old stallion Stratum Star was able give leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir his first win in Perth last Saturday by taking out the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in a controversial finish.

Stratum Star, above winning the David Jones Cup at Caulfield, won the Kingston Town Classic at …

Perfect Reflection false favourite for Kingston Town Classic

Perfect Reflection false favourite for Kingston Town Classic

2 Dec, 2016

Prominent Perth owner Bob Peters believes that his mare Perfect Reflection is a false favourite for the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Michael Walker, above, rides Kawi in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Perfect Reflection is marked at $4.20 …

Vanbrugh suited by 1800m of Kingston Town Classic

Vanbrugh suited by 1800m of Kingston Town Classic

1 Dec, 2016

Spring Champion Stakes winner Vanbrugh will be well suited by the 1800m of the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Vanbrugh, above, will be suited by the 1800m of the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris Waller trained Vanbrugh was at the …

Tradesman can build up his profile in Kingston Town Classic

Tradesman can build up his profile in Kingston Town Classic

1 Dec, 2016

Promising local galloper Tradesman can build up his profile for a possible trip to the Eastern States when he competes in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Dwayne Dunn, above, rides Tradesman in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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