Peter Fernie and David Smith will be out to uphold Kalgoorlie pride when they do battle in the Skyracing.TV Provincial Championship Series Final (1400m) at Belmont on Saturday Fernie’s hopes of victory rest with Rikki Tikki Tavi, It’s Dynamite and first emergency, Moment Of Pride, Smith will pin his faith in impressive last-start winner, Attamor.…Details
James Cummings is the new Godolphin trainer Clinton Payne – 23 May 2017 James Cummings has been officially announced as the new Australian head-trainer of Godolphin’s racing operation. James Cummings has taken the reins at Godolphin. Photo: Godolphin Cummings replaces former champion jockey Darren Beadman who has filled the role on an interim basis in…Details
If there was one race keenly sought after by Chris Gangemi and his team it was the Group 3 Roma Cup (1200m), Perth’s premier winter sprint. At Ascot on Saturday they got their wish when the stables flagbearer, Rock Magic, a rising eight-year-old, proved too strong for his rivals. Rock Magic had support at $5.10,…Details
Monaco Rose has raced on seven occasions without a win, but there have been recent signs to suggest she is close to breaking her maiden status. The first signal came at York in March when under Karnup co trainers, Geoff Durrant and Jason Miller, she ran a creditable third to Reveille. Reveille, a High Chaparral…Details
Perth trainer Simon Miller advises punters not too ignore First Among Equals as an each way hope in the Group 1 Goodwood Handicap (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday. Miller believes First Among Equals has slipped under the radar with the bulk of pre-race attention on WA-owned gallopers, Black Heart Bart, Vega Magic and Malaguerra. Black…Details
ROMA CUP BACKGROUND Perth’s premier winter sprint was first run in 1966 and won by Summer Storm, a six-year-old gelding that was trained by Harold Campbell and ridden by Danny Miller. The Roma Cup was run over 2000m in 1966, 1600m in 1967, 1968 & 1974, 1400m in 1969-70 and 1200m from 1980. From 1980…Details
After drving 100 winners, Maddison Brown says she is ready to commit to becoming a jockey.
Alan Mathews believes if resources and prizemoney is pumped into the Perth Cup it would recapture its former prestige.
Grant and Alana Williams extended their lead on the trainer’s premiership after Ripper Rio scored a neck win over North Ridge. The husband and wife combination have trained 62 city winners for the season, 19 clear of their next rivals, Geoff Durrant and Jason Miller. Miller and Durrant had high hopes with Touch Of Silver…Details
. Quality sprinters First Among Equals and Caipirinha will be the flag bearers for trainer Simon Miller next weekend as he attempts to claim a feature interstate double. First Among Equals will contest the Group 1 Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville in Adelaide while Caipirinha tackles the Group 3 Roma Cup (1200m) at Ascot. Caipirinha continued…Details