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Rocket Man reminder from Rafaello

Jockey Barend Vorster could not help but give a nod to Singapore superstar Rocket Man when Rafaello got up by a nose in the Flying Fulton Stakes (1200m) on Sunday.

Rocket Man (Viscount) was the horse who put Singapore on the map in 2011 winning the G1 Golden Shaheen with…

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Bob’s Queen soars in Kingston Town

A Group One victory of any stripe is a prized possession. No question about it.

That said, there is no denying some Group Ones were created more equal than others … the Cox Plate for instance.

However, Aushorse reports the 2018 Magic Millions Kingston Town Classic – the final leg of…

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WA shut-out at Ascot

Ascot showcased Western Australia’s breeding industry to a national audience at the Kingston Town Classic meeting on Saturday.

Leading breeder Bob Peters is looking towards a Sydney campaign with his 3yo filly Arcadia Queen who announced her arrival on the big stage with a consummate victory in Perth’s weight-for-age championship.

Peters…

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Racing Women’s Bonus for WA

Magic Millions in conjunction with RWWA has announce the world first Magic Millions Racing Women’s initiative has landed in the west.

A new $75,000 Bonus will be shared between the first three eligible 100% female owned (or leased) horses in finishing order in the $250,000 Magic Millions WA 2YO Classic…

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McEvoy strikes again with All American

Trainer Tony McEvoy will set his All American filly Despacito for a city campaign after an easy kill at Kyneton on Thursday.

Heavily backed into a even-money favourite, Despacito was taken back to near last by Luke Currie after drawing wide in the Kyneton Electrics Maiden Plate (1450m). She was…

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Catalogue online for Perth Magic Millions

An outstanding line up of prospective racetrack stars will converge on the Swan Valley in Febuary when the future of Western Australian bloodstock auctions is unveiled with the 2019 Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sale.

A new sales ground in Middle Swan will become the home of Magic Millions in WA. …

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Talented Diva by Snippetson

Darren Weir and John Allen are going better than any other trainer-jockey combination in Australia this season and they made headlines at the spring carnival with 3yo colts Extra Brut (G1 Victoria Derby) and Ringerdingding (G2 Sandown Guineas).

Verry Elleegant (G3 Ethereal Stakes) was their leading 3yo filly and there…

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Golden day at Turfway

War Chant (USA) sired another feature winner from his penultimate crop in Kentucky when Goldberry landed the Holiday Inaugural Stakes (1200m) at Turfway Park on Saturday.

“We tried something new with her today,” trainer Marco Castaneda said. “We made a mistake chasing the speed last time at Churchill Downs. So…

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King tide from Gervase Park

Gervase Park owner Dr Chris Gales was represented by another city-winning graduate when Willie Pike gave Nordic King a perfectly-timed ride at Ascot on Saturday.

Nordic King (Magnus) was spotting the front-runners Misty Lad and Song Of Vincent a huge lead in the Amelia Park Hcp (1500m) and didn’t nail…

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Azzopardi Knicks Regional Championship

Father Knick took advantage of an inside run to railroad an invited field for the Road To Ascot Regional Championship (1200m) on Saturday.

Coming off a Northam placing last month, he turned the tables on Fine Scent after being driven through a gap near the fence in the straight.  “I…

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