Bunbury-based trainer Simon Foster is leaving WA to take up a contract in South Korea. The popular horseman outlined his motivation to the Sports Daily.
Craig Wright’s faith in Slick Mover will be put to the test when the Kalgoorlie-trained three-year-old races at Belmont on Saturday. The former Perth sprinter has been an excellent acquisition for Wright and goes on trial for major goldfield races later this year. After posting consecutive Kalgoorlie wins last week, Slick Mover chases a hat…Details
Co trainer Matt Giadresco says Profit Street is ready for stakes racing after posting a strong win at Belmont.
It’s It upset the return of First Among Equals in the Beaufine Stakes (1000m), giving apprentice, Randy Tan the biggest win of his career. Tan sent It’s It to the front and although the petrol gauge was reading empty close to the line the five-year-old held on for a gritty win. First Among Equals tried…Details
Perth trainer Simon Miller is not concerned his talented sprinter, First Among Equals, will carry top weight when he makes a surprising return in Saturday’s Beaufine Stakes (1000m) at Belmont. Miller had planned on giving First Among Equals a lengthy break and bypassing the Belmont winter season after he pulled up sore in the Group…Details
The fight for second position in the Perth Jockey’s premiership is still no clearer after Jarrad Noske and Brad Parnham scored respective wins at Belmont on Saturday. Noske advanced to 43 city wins and stretched two clear of Parnham after saluting on Salubrious in race one, but Parnham came back hard courtesy of his sublime…Details
Leading horseman Grant Williams says his wife and co trainer, Alana Williams, deserves much praise in the countdown to their first premiership title.
The honour for Perth’s best three-year-old will be officially announced at a gala function next month, but officials can unpack the trophy and present it to Variation after he scored a classy win in the Listed Aquanita Stakes (2000m). The Stephen Miller-trained gelding ended his three-year-old season in spectacular fashion, overcoming a distance query and…Details
Last Sunday in Brisbane boxers Jeff Horn and Manny Pacquao were involved in a world title fight slugfest in front of 50,000 adoring fans. Both fighters went toe-to-toe for a brutal and bloodied 12 rounds with Horn scoring a unanimous- and popular home town points victory. In boxing parlance Perth Racing will stage their own…Details
The prospect of tackling the Belmont Oaks (2000m) in Perth on Saturday holds no fears for trainer, Brett Mathews. While Mathews concedes Miss Sapphire faces a big challenge to take out the Listed feature, he says he is in the race to win it. “It’s going to be a big ask against some of the…Details