Purple-patch a bonus for Pearce

Trainer Daniel Pearce is taking advantage of the Westspeed Stayers’ Bonus with his promising galloper Friarpak.

The Blackfriars four year-old won a Bunbury maiden in his first 16 starts but has struck form with a winning hat-trick in the last month.  “He’s beginning to learn what it’s all about,” Pearce…

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Yarradale toasts One Off The Wood

First-season sire War Chant was back in the winners list on Wednesday when One Off The Wood scored a gutsy victory in the Westspeed Plate (1000m) at Ascot.

The Dan Morton-trained grey filly was headed at the top of the straight but responded under a vigorous hands-and-heels ride from William…

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War Chant colt headlines Geisel Park

War Chant has taken all before him in Western Australia.

So it’s not hard to understand why a colt by the boom sire out of a Canny Lad mare will attract plenty of attention at the Magic Millions Perth yearling sale.

The colt (Lot 50) is set to be one of…

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Webster wins Saturday Search

Moonsearch is heading in the right direction after losing his way during a winter prep last year.

The four year-old gelding ran down Moet Me and Bayatorio to win the Magic Millions Hcp (1400m) second-up at Ascot on Saturday.  “He had a few hiccups last campaign but is in good…

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Daunting Approach pays off in Perth

Iron-horse Dawn Approach has maintained his superb start to the year with a front-running victory in the LR Miss Andretti Stakes (1200m) at Ascot.

Set a daunting task by trainer Vaughn Sigley, he completed a winning hat-trick in a fortnight starting at Ascot on January 10.  He followed up in…

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Roman Knows strikes back at Ascot

Roman Knows has broken back in to the winners list for owner-breeder Natasha Harrop-McGurk at Ascot.

Champion jockey William Pike sent him through a gap in the straight to score first-up in the Carlton Draught Hcp (1000m) on Saturday.  His last win was in the Batavia Sprint at Geraldton in…

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Owner delighted with Onerous

Dash For Cash sprinter Onerous has made a one-act affair of his return to racing in the Tour of Victoria Hcp (1109m) at Seymour.

The three year-old grey colt started well in the red on Thursday and never gave favourite punters a moment’s worry in running.  He cruised past the…

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Sourcing Secrets at Magic Millions

Rangeview Stud’s So Secret – Conamore filly received another winning update for the Perth Magic Millions at Pinjarra on Thursday.

Her older sister No More Secrets broke clear at the top of the straight and kept finding in the final furlong of the Sound Telegraph Maiden (1400m).  She scored by…

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Dawn delivery by Statue of Liberty

Eliza Park International stallion Statue of Liberty can continue his winning run in Perth if Dawn Approach butters up in the LR Miss Andretti Stakes (1200m) at Ascot on Saturday.

Dawn Approach (4g Statue Of Liberty – Delicate Snip by Snippets) will be gunning for a hat-trick after wins at…

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Proart proactive at Geisel Park

Rosmartini looks an early winner for Geisel Park’s first-season sire Proart after scooting clear in a Belmont trial on Monday morning.

She scored by more than four lengths for Simon Miller and a syndicate managed by Jock Wilberforce.  They also raced her dam Rosmopolitan to four wins up to 2200…

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