Action stations at Ascot

Action gave his rivals an old-fashioned thrashing and owner-breeder Bob Peters an 8th victory in the G2 WATC Derby (2400m) on Saturday.

He was set alight by Willie Pike approaching the home turn and dominated by four lengths in the straight from Like A Butterfly (Blackfriars) and Media Baron (Written…

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Winning Vibe from Demerit

News that Agent Pippa is on the sidelines has dealt a blow to Demerit’s chances of winning the WA 2YO sires’ premiership this season.

The Taunton Vale stallion took an early lead on the 2YO ladder, however, he couldn’t consolidate when Agent Pippa was scratched from the G2 Karrakatta Plate…

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Winning Promo for My Admiration

Admiral Promo has notched the first win for Westbury Park sire My Admiration and he did it in style at Ascot.

Making his debut in the DVG Maiden Plate (1200m) on Wednesday, the long-striding 2yo gelding angled off the fence in the straight to mow down Frost Giant duo Fingermark…

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Road runner from Yarradale

Untapped 2yo Valour Road will stay in training to put his unbeaten record on the line in the G3 WA Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Ascot on April 28.

The Yarradale Stud-bred chestnut won the Magic Millions WA Classic at Pinjarra in February and confirmed his ranking as the top…

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Bull’s-eye with Dashing Bullets

Warrnambool trainer Symon Wilde is looking forward to his home-town cup carnival next month with Dodging Bullets.

The 6yo son of Dash For Cash is racing in career-best form this season for Wilde and became the 9th stakes winner for his sire following a half-length victory in the LR Golden…

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Western gem wins Sapphire Stakes

WA trainer Justin Warwick was as surprised as anyone when the bidding stalled and then stopped at $10,000 for the Scandal Keeper filly from Brocky’s Ace at the 2015 Perth Magic Millions.

Warwick thought he would at least have to stretch the budget out to $20,000 or $30,000 to win…

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Proart at the Double

Great Southern gelding Double Edged won like a horse well short of his highwater mark at Albany on Thursday.

The Proart sprinter led from the gates and pinched a winning break from Anna Amalia (Oratorio) & Waychinicup (Patronize) in the Nexus Risk Services Hcp (1100m).  Owner-trainer Gordon Keay bought him…

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Alpha male by Patronize

Darling View Thoroughbreds is on a winner with Exceed And Excel’s three-quarter brother Patronize.

Coming good with the benefit of extra numbers, Patronize sired another potential top-liner when Alpha Sky let down with an explosive finish to the Glenroy Chaff Maiden (1100m) at Ascot on Wednesday.  The first-starter descended from…

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Super Saturday for Yarradale Stud

War Chant (USA) star Silent Sedition has been entered for the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale starting on May 29.

A winner of 7 races and $1.17 million, she will endeavour to win another Group 1 in the Queen of the Turf Stakes (1600m) at Randwick this Saturday.

Silent Sedition won…

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Paquirri spotlight on Perth

Sunspeed colt Paquirri has delivered more Group success for Dawson Stud and the Perth Magic Millions on the first day of The Championships at Randwick.

The Gary Moore-trained 2yo picked the perfect stage to break his maiden in the G3 Kindergarten Stakes (1100m).  He had been placed in the Max…

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