Trial Date Ammendment

Trainers please note that the trials scheduled for Belmont Park on 23rd June 2014, have now been transferred to Lark Hill. All 2YO trials will be conducted in the front straight. Remainder of trials will be held in the back straight.

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Leonora Trainer’s Bonus

The Leonora Race Club advises there is a $1000 bonus on offer for leading trainer this weekend. Trainers must have runners across the Saturday and Monday meetings to be eligible. The two main features are the Saracen Mineral Holdings Handicap and the Independence Group/Jabiru Metals Handicap, both races attracting $10,000 in prize money. Thoroughbred racing…

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Barakey To Launch Comeback

Champion sprinter Barakey will launch his comeback to racing in the Listed Goodwood Sprint (1300m) at Belmont Park in August. The Group 1 hero hasn’t been seen since he faded to finish ninth behind Buffering in last year’s Winterbottom Stakes (1200m). A planned trip to Melbourne in the spring and a transfer to Sydney trainer…

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Scenic Blast Finds New Home

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) is delighted to announce that former champion Australian and international sprinter, Scenic Blast, will be joining the Off the Track orogram Off The Track was recently established by Racing and Wagering Western Australia to promote Thoroughbreds and Standardbreds in retirement and to secure a horse of Scenic Blast’s reputation…

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Jo Anne Leeson’s Trade Tip

Jo Anne Leeson received a big boost when stable newcomer Trade Tip won the Gascoyne Hotel Ladies Bracelet (1200m) at Carnarvon on Saturday. The former Perth galloper was racing first-up for Leeson and she can look forward to further success after the gelding revealed his fighting qualities. Trade Tip started from the widest gate, carried…

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Taylor Pays Thateldo Top Compliment

Jim Taylor paid Thateldo the ultimate compliment after the Charge Forward gelding overcame a wide barrier to win the Westralian Diamond Drillers Handicap (1000m). “He is an honest horse and apart from Barakey as good a three-year-old as I’ve ever had,” said Taylor. “It’s onwards and upwards for him and as a four-year-old you would…

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