Ascot Track Inspection – Media Release

RWWA Stewards today together with Perth Racing officials conducted an inspection of the Ascot track surface and determined it to be in good condition for the opening meeting of the season on Saturday, 15 October 2016. After a full assessment of the entire track surface it was decided that the rail will be placed in…

Miller Gives Strong Push For Nashville Cat

Jason Miller has identified promising unbeaten filly Nashville Cat as the best of his five runners at Belmont Park on Saturday. Miller and co-trainer, Geoff Durrant will also saddle Brackets, Kennocha, Anitique Dream and Ideal Image at Belmont’s season-ending meeting. But it’s Nashville Cat, who faces the biggest test of her short career in the…

Black Heart Bart Dominant

Black Heart Bart set up a potential clash with Winx at his next start following a dominant performance in Saturday’s Group I Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield. Black Heart Bart proved too good in the Underwood Stakes. Photo: Darryl Sherer Parked in third place by Brad Rawiller behind a steady tempo set by The Cleaner,…

Process for Thoroughbred Barrier Draws

Racing and Wagering Western Australia will revert to the previous process of barrier draws for thoroughbred races being conducted prior to release of nominations and weights for all race meetings from 1 October 2016 onwards. The trial of barrier draws being undertaken following close of final acceptances was implemented in an attempt to improve metropolitan…

Lindop Endorses Warwick’s Break

Star Adelaide jockey, Clare Lindop, says she can appreciate why her contemporary Lucy Warwick has elected to take an indefinite break from race riding and fully endorses her surprising decision. Warwick has enjoyed a rapid rise to fame since she rode her first winner at Bunbury in 2014, but the glamour girl of Perth racing…

First 4 Albany Meetings Transfered to Mt Barker

RWWA Manager Thoroughbred Racing and Curator Assistance Programme (CAP) Manager inspected the Albany race track with Club Officials on 14 September 2016. The track had previously been inspected by the CAP Manager on 18 August 2016 following advice from the Club that the track had not recovered adequately following the annual renovation. At that time the severe winter being…

Price’s Boulder Cup Magic

Ross Price urges punters not to discount the winning chances of My Magic Miss in Sunday’s Listed Statewest Group Boulder Cup (2100m) at Kalgoorlie. The Bunbury-based trainer is optimistic My Magic Miss can bounce back and atone back after she failed to land a blow at Belmont two months ago. The Mastercraftsman mare started favourite…