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Delicacy Wins 2016 Perth Cup – Results

Delicacy Wins 2016 Perth Cup – Results
January 4th, 2016

The Grant Williams-trained mare Delicacy took her earnings up over $2 million after an historical win in the Perth Cup 2016 at Ascot Racecourse over the weekend. In an all Bob Peters-owned Perth Cup trifecta, four-year-old Al Maher mare Delicacy set a new weight-carrying record as the heaviest-weighted mare to…

2016 Perth Cup Betting Odds & Tips

2016 Perth Cup Betting Odds & Tips
December 31st, 2015

The Perth Cup 2016 takes centre stage at Ascot Racecourse in WA this Saturday, January 2, with the Grant Williams-trained Delicacy tipped as the mare to beat in the summer classic. This year’s $500,000 Group 2 G1X.Com.Au Perth Cup (2400m) is scheduled to run as Ascot Race 8 at 5:05pm…

2016 Perth Cup Field Released

2016 Perth Cup Field Released
December 29th, 2015

A capacity field of stayers are accepted to face off this Saturday, January 2, in the Perth Cup 2016 field at Ascot Racecourse in Western Australia. Sixteen confirmed starters plus four emergencies make up the field for the $500,000 Group 2 Perth Cup (2400m), one of the highlights of the…

Perth Cup 2015 Betting Odds & Tips

Perth Cup 2015 Betting Odds & Tips
December 31st, 2014

This New Year’s Day in WA the 2015 Perth Cup takes centre stage at Ascot Racecourse, and below are exclusive betting tips on the handicap clash. Running as Race 8 on Thursday, this season’s $500,000 Group 2 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) features a bumper field led by the…

2015 Perth Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

2015 Perth Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released
December 30th, 2014

The final field and barrier draw for Thursday’s Perth Cup 2015 in W.A. is now finalised with a full line-up of quality summer stayers set for the New Year’s Day classic at Ascot Racecourse. Due to run as Ascot Race 8 on the first day of 2015, this summer’s $500,000…

2014 Perth Cup Receives 43 Nominations

2014 Perth Cup Receives 43 Nominations
December 3rd, 2013

A total of 43 horses have been nominated for the Group 2 Perth Cup, which will take place at Ascot Racecourse on January 1, 2014. The 2014 Perth Cup has attracted the likes of Playing God, who is nominated for the race. Playing God has won eight of his 40…

Western Jewel Wins 2011 Perth Cup

Western Jewel Wins 2011 Perth Cup
January 3rd, 2012

Five-year-old mare Western Jewel surpassed her rivals in the Group 2 Perth Cup on December 31, 2011, to win the race by a startling two lengths. Western Jewel won the race ahead of God Has Spoken, who ran home for second, and Senhor Da Gama, who finished in third. Trained…

2011 Perth Cup Start Unlikely For Ranger

2011 Perth Cup Start Unlikely For Ranger
December 20th, 2011

Ranger is unlikely to make any appearance in the 2011 Perth Cup on December 31, 2011, after failing to stay in the CB Cox Stakes last start. The five-year-old gelding finished three and a half lengths behind the leader in third in the Group 2 CB Cox Stakes despite being…

Perth Cup 2012 To Be Held On New Years Eve 2011

Perth Cup 2012 To Be Held On New Years Eve 2011
November 21st, 2011

The 2011 Perth Cup’s date has been changed from New Year’s Day to New Year’s Eve as of the 2011-2012 racing season, causing two Perth Cups to be run in the same calendar year. Lords Ransom is expected to run in this year’s Group 2 Perth Cup, which will be…