Hunter And Wolfe Share Training Honours

The battle between rival trainers Steve Wolfe and Paul Hunter lived up to the hype when they shared the spoils in the Leading Great Southern Trainer Premiership. Like two prize fighters going-head-to head in a 15-round heavyweight title fight the judges were unable to split the pair and declared the contest a draw. Wolfe strutted…

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Ascot Track Update

During the construction of the new synthetic track, Perth Racing, in conjunction with the WARTA, have decided the following protocols will be put in place. 1; The small sand is to be used for slow work and up to and including three quarter pace. 2: The big sand is to be used for even time…

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April Training Highlights

Adam Durrant was the most prolific trainer in April with 10 winners. The Karnup horseman enjoyed seven victories at Ascot including a season ending treble on April 26. The remainder of his wins occurred at Narrogin, Pinjarra and Albany where he won the Cup with Peck. Stalwart trainer Noel Pateman was next with eight wins.…

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Hunter Downplays Premiership Hype

Paul Hunter remains understated and says winning the Albany Trainer’s premiership would be reward for hard work but it won’t reflect his ability as a horseman. Hunter is locked in a titanic battle with Steve Wolfe and is just one win away from squaring the ledger ahead of Thursday’s season ending meeting. “It would be…

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Wolfe and Hunter Locked In Enthralling Battle

The race for Albany’s Leading Trainer will go right to the wire with Steve Wolfe and Paul Hunter locked in an enthralling battle. Wolfe, on 21 wins, has the upper hand to lead his major rival by one heading into the club’s season-ending meeting on Thursday. The duo is well clear of their nearest opponent…

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A Hot Start For McAuliffe In Belmont Opener

Belmont’s opening meeting of the season looked a promising day on paper for Lark Hill trainer Darren McAuliffe and that’s how it transpired when he posted a training double. McAuliffe got off to a flyer when Rebel King exploded to an effortless victory in the first, cruising to the line untouched to win by four…

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Taylor Wary Of Major Rival In Northam Stakes.

Jim Taylor is confident he has Magnifisio primed for her first-up assault in the Listed Northam Stakes (1100m) on Sunday, but remains wary of one major rival. “She has to give 3kg away to a good horse like Travinator who looks pretty well weighted and it won’t be an easy task,” said Taylor. “He is…

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Belmont Park Members Bar

Perth Racing invites and looks forward to the company of trainers in the friendly surrounds of the Members Bar which will trade later throughout the Belmont Park winter season. Please note Member dress standards still apply.

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Nazzari Is Not Totally Wild

Dean Nazzari is honest in his assessment of Totally Wild and says he can’t offer an explanation for the gelding’s disappointing performance on Anzac Day. The former New South Wales galloper started favourite after an eye-catching first-up run when he stormed home for a fast-finishing fourth to Don’t Tempt Me. The son of Flying Spur…

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Ascot Track Update: Cam Sutherland

Trainers are advised that civil works for the replacement of the synthetic track will commence on Monday, May 12, 2014. The synthetic track will be closed from AFTER track work on Saturday, May 10, 2014 to enable preliminary grading to occur. The project duration of the synthetic track replacement works is expected to be 10…

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