2010 Kingston Town Classic Nominations

November 10th, 2010

The second Group 1 race of the esteemed Perth Summer Racing Carnival is the 2010 Kingston Town Classic, set to take place at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday December 4.

The $500,000 Group 1 Kingston Town Stakes (1800m) nominations have been taken with 48 top gallopers originally entered for the feature showdown.

Since first nominations were taken 13 runners have dropped out of contention leaving 35 horses vying for a spot in the 2010 Kingston Town Stakes final field.

Last year’s Kingston Town Stakes winner Sniper’s Bullet has been nominated again this year ready to defend their title, while 2009 Kingston Town Stakes runner-up God Has Spoken is also among the entries this season.

Other notable horses heading towards the Kingston Town Stakes 2010 include the Fred Kersley-trained Grand Nirvana, Neville Parnham’s eight-year-old Tarzi and Victorian hopeful Token Of Honour.

The Kingston Town Stakes is one of a number of quality races planned for Ascot on December 4 other highlights including the Group 3 Lee Steere Classic (1400m) and the Listed GA Towton Cup (2200m).

Final acceptances for the Kingston Town Stakes will be taken the week of the race and published here.

In the meantime, get in on the early Perth summer racing action with the WA Guineas Day Saturday November 13 and the Group 1 Railway Stakes on November 20.

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2010 Kingston Town Classic Nominations

No. Horse Trainer Weight (kg)
1 ALL SILENT Grahame Begg 59
2 ALMOHAD Lou Luciani 59
3 BLACK PIRANHA Con Karakatsanis 59
4 CLUB LIQUID Dick Leech 59
5 COLOUR CORRECT Ross Price 59
6 DANTE’S BANQUET Owen Cocking 59
7 FAMOUS ROMAN Jim P Taylor 59
8 GOLD SALUTE Mark Riley 59
9 GONDORFF (NZ) Mike Powell 59
10 GRAND NIRVANA Fred Kersley 59
11 GUYNO (NZ) Lou Luciani 59
12 INARTICULATE Adam Durrant 59
13 MARASCO Fred Kersley 59
14 MEGA STEEL Bruce McClune 59
15 MEGATIC Albie Beckett 59
16 SENTENZA Ivan Haggerty 59
17 SNIPER’S BULLET Robert Smerdon 59
18 STOKEHOUSE Daniel Morton 59
19 TAGUS John P Thompson 59
20 TARZI Neville Parnham 59
21 TRIPLE HONOUR (NZ) Chris Waller 59
22 WOOKAH David Hayes 59
23 ZAGREB David Hayes 59
24 FAR TO GO (NZ) Michael Moroney 58.5
25 GATHERING John P Thompson 58.5
26 GOD HAS SPOKEN Neville Parnham 58.5
27 KING OF MOUNTAINS David Hayes 58.5
28 MIGHTY ROSSA Michael Grant 58.5
29 RANGER Grant Williams 58.5
30 TOKEN OF HONOUR David Hayes 58.5
31 TRUSTING John P Thompson 58.5
32 VOILE ROUGE (NZ) David Hayes 58.5
33 WOLFE DREAMS Steve Wolfe 58.5
34 ADMIRING Michael Grant 57
35 ALLEZ WONDER Bart Cummings 57
36 CULMINATE (NZ) Darren Weir 57
37 DELTA GEE Michael Grant 57
38 LITTLE GREY TEAPOT Meaghan Dwyer-Davies 57
39 MA CHIENNE Adam Durrant 57
40 PALACIO DE CRISTAL Grahame Begg 57
41 CLUELESS ANGEL Lindsey Smith 56.5
42 FOR YOUR EYES ONLY Paul Jordan 56.5
43 IMPRESSIVE JEUNEY Darren Mcauliffe 56.5
44 LADY LIZ Michael Moroney 56.5
45 MABEL GRACE Adam Durrant 56.5
46 TRANQUILITY Grant Williams 56.5
47 PLAYING GOD Neville Parnham 52
48 MOTION PICTURES Dave Casey 50