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All Hail the Collie King; Trent Wheeler Salutes for the 300th Time

Hayden Reeves, Ashleigh Reeves and Trent Wheeler with Halloween Queen after the win. Photo Credit: Northam Harness Racing Club   ‘Collie King’ Trent Wheeler notched up his 300th winning drive on board the Hayden Reeves trained Halloween Queen in race one, the 100th Year Anniversary RAAF pace. Breaking through for her maiden win, the double […]

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The Last Word – APG Gold Bullion Night

Tomorrow night sees the running of the APG Gold Bullion’s at Gloucester Park. Jumpingjackmac, above, will also be a headline act in race three. Get the all important Last Word on each of the 11 races here. RACE 1 – 2YO FILLIES APG WA GOLD BULLION FINAL Murray Lindau (BRAMANTE STEPS): “Should finish top five.” […]

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Cyclone Seroja Spoils the Fun at Kellerberrin

Cyclone Seroja put an early end to the Trayning Cup meeting at Kellerberrin, but not before the club was able to work their way through the first six races on the card.   Cattenham Lass continued her winning Central Wheatbelt form by taking out the opener at Kellerberrin on Sunday. Trained by Kyle Anderson and […]

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Otis Continues Path To The Derby

Consistent pacer Otis will be out to strengthen his WA Derby credentials when he lines up in the Off The Track – More Than Just A Racehorse Pace (2130m) at Gloucester Park tonight. With the Group 1 feature just 17 days away, Otis looms as one of the few three-year-olds that could challenge the all-conquering […]

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Lavra Joe claims the Battle of Bunbury

Lavra Joe winning the Battle of Bunbury. Photo Credit – Hallows Photography/Jodie Hallows   The $25,000 TABtouch Battle of Bunbury took centre stage on Saturday night and it did not disappoint, with WA sensation Lavra Joe creating fireworks on the racetrack.   Trained by Bridgetown local Ray Jones and Driven to perfection by Chris Lewis, […]

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Huston, We Don’t Have a Problem

Benesari Lane sailing down the outside to claim Group 1 glory on Friday night. Photo: Hamilton Content Creators.   At $109 odds, it was a boil over in the $150,000 Group One WA Oaks for the three-year-old fillies with the Ron Huston trained Benesari Lane flashing late to claim victory in the feature of the […]

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Ferguson Eyes Back-To-Back Oaks Wins

Trainer Terry Ferguson’s filly Sports Package went largely under the radar in the build up to last year’s WA Oaks (2536m) at Gloucester Park. Despite drawing barrier one, she was only considered an each-way chance at best in the Group 1 feature. When she got clear running, she stormed over the top of Double Expresso, […]

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The Last Word – WA Oaks Night

Tomorrow night sees the running of the WA Oaks (2536m) at Gloucester Park. Has No Fear, above, won the race in 2019. Get the final thoughts from the key players in each of the 10 races below. RACE 1 – SIMMONDS STEEL PACE Ross Olivieri (KIWI BLOKE): “He could lead and be hard to toss.” […]

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Budd Sidewinder Finally gets his Cup

Budd Sidewinder pictured from earlier in his career at Busselton   The Wagin season officially kicked off with a nine-race-card on the eve of Good Friday, with the running of the 2021 Palace Hotel Wagin Cup.   The $10,000 feature went the way of Budd Sidewinder, trained by Michael Callegari and driven by Ashleigh Markham. […]

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Chocolates all round at Collie for Easter

Addisyn and Emily Suvaljko at Collie. Photo Courtesy of Geo Captures.   It wasn’t just the Easter Bunny that was delivering on Sunday at Collie, with Rockin Rufus kicking his maiden status, giving breeder, owner and trainer Alister Thompson plenty to smile about. Driven by Collie local Trent Wheeler, the three-year-old proved too good for […]

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New Date for Ladies of Pacing Awards Announced

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) is pleased to announce the 2021 Ladies of Pacing Awards have been rescheduled for Thursday 6 May 2021. After being postponed in response to COVID-19 restrictions in February, the Awards will now take place in May to celebrate the diverse role of women in the industry. The following nominations have […]

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The Last Word – Good Friday

Tomorrow afternoon sees Good Friday racing at Gloucester Park. The Easter Cup is the main event on the nine event card and was won by Mighty Conqueror in 2019, above. Get the last word from the key connections below. RACE 1 – TABTOUCH PACE Cody Wallrodt (PALATINO): “I think he’s definitely a better horse in […]

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Bennett’s Big Move

Karen Bennett’s first WA Winner, Malabar Spur NZ. Photo Credit: Jodie Hallows/Hallows Photography   Karen Bennett and her husband Frank landed in WA on January 28 running, and with just their third start in the state have tasted victory with their trotter, Malabar Spur NZ.   The Bennett team made the move to WA from […]

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Paceway Court Producing the Goods

Tenno Sho winning the Group 2 Trotters Sprint. Photo: Hamilton Content Creators   Winning form for the well-known Pinjarra street kicked off early, with the Tracy Reay trained trotter Tenno Sho claiming success in the $30,000 Group 2 Wake Up with Sunrise on Seven Trotters Sprint on Friday night.   The eight-year-old gelding was having […]

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WA Reinswomen Victorious in supporting Ovarian Cancer Research

With collective support from the wider racing community, WA’s team of reinswomen have raised over $7,000 for the 2021 Team Teal campaign in support of the Australia New Zealand Gynaecological Oncology Group (ANZGOG). Organised by WomenCan, the campaign raises funds and awareness for ovarian cancer research, with Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) Community TAB […]

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The Last Word – Empress Stakes Night

RACE 1 – 7NEWS PERTH 3YO PACE Greg Bond (GIVE US A WAVE): “Nice draw. Good place chance.” Greg Bond (AUSSIE SCOOTER): “Also well drawn. Top three chance.” Gary Hall Snr (JUMPINGJACKMAC): “Pulled up alright from Tuesday. Looks like we will have to drive him quietly and let him run home. If we go forward […]

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From Boulder to Byford – Leanne Lapworth is Making Tracks

Zozo Ma Gogo in full stride to win race seven at Gloucester Park. Photo: Hamilton Content Creators   Leanne Lapworth and her husband Trevor are no strangers to travel, but their long commutes were rewarded on Friday night with their impressive win with their new purchase, Zozo Ma Gogo.   Their efforts were further rewarded […]

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Stefsbest Returns In Style

Talented pacer Stefsbest has returned to racing in style, taking out the GKR Transport Pace (2185m) at Pinjarra yesterday. Having his first start since January last year, Stefsbest wore down stablemate Gee Jay Kay over the closing stages to score by a half-neck. The six-year-old settled at the rear of the field for Chris Voak […]

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De Campo’s Day Out

Tellmetoattack and Aiden De Campo in the 2021 Bridgetown Cup. Photo: Craicpot Photography/Carol Lewsley   Bridgetown proved to be a successful day out for Aiden De Campo, as the trainer/driver managed to drive four winners of the seven races on the card.   De Campo, who is based out of Capel walked away with training […]

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Pinjarra Harness Racing Club and Community TAB to fundraise for Ovarian Cancer Research

Pinjarra Harness Racing Club and Community TAB have joined forces to raise funds for the Team Teal campaign supporting the Australia New Zealand Gynaecological Oncology Group (ANZGOG), at their Easter Monday races on Monday 5 April 2021. Funds raised will go towards ANZGOG’s Survivors Teaching Students program, a ground-breaking education and prevention program bringing ovarian […]

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