Matt Cumani Building

Matt Cumani featured as a new name on the buyers list at the Magic Millions sale this week as the young Englishman builds his new Ballarat stable. Matt Cumani (centre) with sister Francesca and father Luca. Photo: Katrina Partidge Buys this week include fillies by Bel Esprit ($170,000), Foxwedge ($105,000), Denman ($110,000) and Helmet ($130,000)…

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Miss Andretti Stakes

Feature race action returns to Ascot on Saturday with the seventh running of the $100,000 Listed Miss Andretti Stakes (1100m). The race is named in honour of one of Western Australia’s best sprinters, Miss Andretti, who also showcased her sprinting prowess on the eastern seaboard and internationally. Miss Andretti, a daughter of Ihtiram, stepped out…

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Capitalist Reaps Reward

2016 Magic Millions 2YO Classic result – Capitalist reaps reward Darryl Sherer – 09 Jan 2016 Punters that laid the odds-on had only the briefest concern before Capitalist raced away to a dominant victory in Saturday’s Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast. Capitalist remained unbeaten winning the Magic Millions 2YO Classic. Photo:…

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Payne Family Affair

Siblings Patrick and Michelle Payne combined to win the Gold Coast Magic Millions Sprint (1100m) with Husson Eagle in track record time on Saturday. Husson Eagle proved too good in the Magic Millions Sprint. Photo: Steve Hart Husson Eagle, trained by Patrick and ridden by Michelle, stopped the clock at 1 minute and 1.74 seconds…

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Jezpark Faces Test Says Martinovich

Ted Martinovich admits he has doubts about Jezpark’s return in the Like Us On Facebook Handicap (1200m) at Ascot on Saturday. Martinovich says the signs look promising after Jezpark posted two trials wins over 950m at Lark Hill, but he remains cautious. The Ascot trainer is hoping Jezpark can reignite his juvenile form that netted…

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Former Leading Apprentice Returns Home

Natasha Faithfull looks well placed to reignite her Western Australian career with a strong book of rides at Albany on Saturday. Faithfull has chosen her old stamping ground to launch her comeback after spending three months over east in Queensland. The diminutive jockey left Perth last September and what commenced as a working holiday extended…

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Warwick Has The Passion

Cool Passion can further validate trainer Justin Warwick’s high opinion of her when she travels to the city for the first time in the Perth Racing Facebook Handicap (1200m) at Ascot on Wednesday. Warwick is highly optimistic he has found a mare who is destined for a bright future after she posted an eye-catching maiden…

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