THE RACING CALENDAR: WHAT HAPPENED IN JANUARY

January 1, 2024. Ascot-Perth Cup Casino Seventeen won the Perth Cup for William Pike and Grant and Alana Williams. The six-year-old defeated the fast-finishing Be Optimistic with Demolish third. From the draft of Widden Stud, Casino Seventeen was a $9,000 purchase from the Inglis Classic Yearling Sale. He now has reached $1.1 in prizemoney. Casino…