Match Race Falls Flat

The hyped match race between Arrogate and California Chrome in the $US12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (1 1/8 miles) failed to materialise at Gulfstream Park on Saturday. Arrogate was being eased towards the finish of the Pegasus World Cup. Photo: Gulfstream Park Arrogate marginally started favourite ahead of California Chrome, however the race as…

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Kersley’s Divine Win

Fred Kersley produced a training triumph when he breathed new life into widely-travelled six-year-old Divine Calling who posted an upset win in the Scenic Blast Stakes (1200m) at Ascot on Saturday. Capping an outstanding day for comeback jockey, Dan Staeck, Divine Calling, who started at $12, launched a strong finishing burst from fourth on the…

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Perth Premiership Standings

Brad Parnham said a stint riding overseas has been the catalyst for his inspired form in the saddle. Parnham is riding the crest of a wave and at Ascot on Saturday he booted home a treble. Wins aboard Driftwood Girl, Wrinkly and Eleven Seconds gave Parnham 21 city wins for the season. Fresh from a…

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Parnham On Fire At Ascot

Jockey Brad Parnham continued his hot form when he rode a treble, stealing the honours at a low key Ascot meeting yesterday. Parnham, fresh from a double on Wednesday, booted home Driftwood Girl, Wrinkly and Eleven Seconds. It was Parnham’s 21st city winner of the season and consolidates second position on the jockey’s premiership behind…

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Date Set For Cartwright

The reckless riding charge issued against Josh Cartwright at Morphettville last Saturday will be heard on Monday, February 13. Josh Cartwright will learn his penalty on February 13. Photo: Racing NSW Cartwright made national and global headlines after appearing to deliberately steer his mount Senior Council ($51) into the path of rivals in the final…

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Yankee Rose Disqualified-Trainer Fined

Trainer David Vandyke has indicated he will appeal after copping a $25,000 fine and having his star filly Yankee Rose stripped of her second placing in last year’s Group I Flight Stakes. Yankee Rose has been disqualified from her second-placed finish in the 2016 Flight Stakes. Photo: Darryl Sherer The 2016 Cox Plate placegetter tested…

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Mungrup Stud Sprint-What History Says

MUNGRUP STUD SPRINT The $100,000 Mungrup Stud Sprint, Mount Barker’s premier short-course race, was first staged in 1985 and won by Red Dragon, a son of Stylish Century. With the scratching of Flytego a field of 11 will contest Sunday’s feature race, headed by top weight and last year’s champion, Dream Lifter. TRAINER. Darren McAuliffe,…

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