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He Or She to be Ridden Quietly in 2016 Kingston Town Classic

He Or She to be Ridden Quietly in 2016 Kingston Town Classic
November 29th, 2016

Co-trainer David Hayes has revealed that talented gelding He Or She will be ridden quietly in Saturday’s 2016 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot Racecourse, as the stable bids to improve on their recent run of placings in Group 1 feature races. A former Perth galloper, He Or She has…

2016 Kingston Town Classic Ideal for Kawi

2016 Kingston Town Classic Ideal for Kawi
November 29th, 2016

Trainer Allan Sharrock is confident that multiple Group 1 winner Kawi will prove tough to beat under the conditions, when he lines up for the 2016 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on Saturday. Posting an impressive career total of thirteen wins and a further eight minors through…

Durrant Pleased with 2015 Kingston Town Classic Pair

Durrant Pleased with 2015 Kingston Town Classic Pair
December 1st, 2015

Leading Perth trainer Adam Durrant has been pleased with the condition of both Real Love and Tower Of Lonhro since their unplaced efforts in the Railway Stakes a fortnight ago, and is confident both runners will enjoy a step up to 1800m in Saturday’s Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m)….

Whyte Booked for Neverland Ride in 2015 Kingston Town Classic

Whyte Booked for Neverland Ride in 2015 Kingston Town Classic
December 1st, 2015

Hong Kong-based hoop Douglas Whyte partnered Moriarty to success in the Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) in 2014 and is confident of defending his crown when he takes the ride on Neverland in the Ascot Racecourse feature on Saturday. Neverland is yet to finish outside the first three through…

Oliver and Magic Artist a Formidable Kingston Town Classic Pairing

Oliver and Magic Artist a Formidable Kingston Town Classic Pairing
November 30th, 2015

Damien Oliver is thrilled to have picked up the gun ride on Magic Artist in the 2015 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot Racecourse and is confident he is on the right horse to return to the winner’s circle in his home state on Saturday. Magic Artist has had only…

Oliver to Ride Magic Artist in 2015 Kingston Town Classic

Oliver to Ride Magic Artist in 2015 Kingston Town Classic
November 24th, 2015

Talented import Magic Artist was confirmed to contest the 2015 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) after failing to gain an invite to the Group 1 Hong Kong Cup, and has today been confirmed to be partnered by champion hoop Damien Oliver. Magic Artist debuted to Australian racing in the late stages…

2015 Kingston Town Classic to Figure for Magic Artist

2015 Kingston Town Classic to Figure for Magic Artist
November 10th, 2015

German import Magic Artist missed the cut of horses invited to Sha Tin to contest the Group 1 Hong Kong Cup (2000m) in December, and will instead be set for an appearance in the 2015 Kingston Town Classic (1800m). Magic Artist has been a strong and consistent performer for leading…

Smokin’ Joey Ready for 2014 Kingston Town Classic

Smokin’ Joey Ready for 2014 Kingston Town Classic
December 5th, 2014

Running on to finish a commendable fourth in the Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) last time out, trainer Wez Hunter has revealed he is thrilled with the condition of Smokin’ Joey following his final piece of work ahead of Saturday’s Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot. A Group…

McAuliffe Confident in Kingston Town Classic Pair

McAuliffe Confident in Kingston Town Classic Pair
December 5th, 2014

Having each earned their positions in Saturday’s feature race at Ascot Racecourse, trainer Darren McAuliffe is confident of a competitive performance from talented stable mates Fuchsia Bandana and Rebelson in the Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m). Finishing outside the places on just three of fifteen competitive appearances at the…

Balmont Girl a Serious 2014 Kingston Town Classic Contender

Balmont Girl a Serious 2014 Kingston Town Classic Contender
December 5th, 2014

Returning to racing in typically strong form this season, trainer Paula Wagg is confident talented mare Balmont Girl is in the right form to secure a maiden victory at the highest level of Australian racing in Saturday’s Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot. Finishing outside the places only…