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Winning hand from Gold Front

Western Australia played another winning hand with Jolly Amber in Hong Kong on Wednesday night.

Jolly Amber was bred by Gold Front Thoroughbreds and he helped increase Joao Moreira’s lead to 6 wins over Zac Purton for the jockeys’ premiership.  Purton had closed the margin on former Perth stakes winner…

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Royalic rallies at Ballarat

Lindsay Park sprinter Royalic climbed off the canvas to win the Porter Plant Hcp (1000m) for his WA-based owners at Ballarat on Wednesday.

The field was stretched across the track at the post in what commentator Matt Hill called a “grandstand finish”.

Royalic was headed at the furlong but kept lifting…

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Love strikes for Lindsay Park

All Out Of Love is all of 17 hands and he’s ready to go to the next level after breaking a run of outs for Lindsay Park.

The long-striding son of All American came from last on the home turn to win the Museum Restoration Hcp (1600m) at Bendigo on…

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City Place colt tops Yarradale Sale

Yarradale Stud’s Yearling Sale at Gidgegannup rounded out with a pleasing $31,530 average on Sunday

Conducted under glorious skies in the Perth hills, 22 lots paraded with a City Place colt topping the leader-board at $70,000. Vern Brockman had the final say after auctioneer Grant Burns spotted bids from several…

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WA Guineas goal for Black Sabbath

Todd Harvey missed out with Tradesman in the Doomben Cup on Saturday but he was already walking on air after Black Sabbath made it two-from-two at Ascot.

The Blackfriars 2yo defeated subsequent city winner Market Ruler (Universal Ruler) earlier this month and he led home another Scenic Lodge quinella from…

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Perth galloper on target for Purton

Zac Purton has closed the gap on Joao Moreira for the Hong Kong jockeys’ premiership with a winning wave that includes former Perth galloper Starlit Knight.

He reached a century on Wednesday evening aboard the WA-bred stakes winner in the Cornwall Hcp (1600m) at Happy Valley.  “To get 100 wins…

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Guns blazing for War Chant

In-form breeder Ellie Giles raised her winning strike-rate with Yarradale Stud champion War Chant (USA) when Guns Of Navarone scored at Ascot on Wednesday.

Raced by Neville and Carol Parnham, he had broken through in town on Anzac Day and did best in a duel with Stratocreed for a long-head…

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All action Jaxon

All American will be double-handed in the G1 Queensland Derby following a fighting victory by Kurnel Jaxon at Warwick Farm on Wednesday.

The front-running colt proved too strong in the Ranvet Power Formula Hcp (1600m).  “Josh (Parr) pulled the stick early and he raced away for a well-deserved win,” trainer…

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Icy blast from Bradbury’s Luck

Doctor On Ice was a brilliant debut winner for Bradbury’s Luck last week and he will back-up for trainer Matt Dunn at Ipswich on Friday.

The Yarradale Stud sire also has Ice Ghost tackling a tough assignment in the G3 National Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

Doctor On Ice (3c Bradbury’s…

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All American returns to Geisel Park Stud

Geisel Park Stud owner Eddie Rigg has purchased Group 1 stallion All American outright to stand permanently in Western Australia.

Rigg was part of the syndicate that stood All American at Geisel Park in 2016 when he was the most popular stallion in WA.  After spending last season in Victoria,…

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