Apprentice jockey Chanelle O’Grady has shot to a narrow lead in the Rising Star Series following a riding treble at Meekatharra on Monday.
Trainer Peter Dellar is confident Great Wall Of China has one final run left in him and will end his campaign on a winning note in the $40,000 Gascoyne Gold Carnarvon Cup (2000m).
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RWWA Stewards today concluded the adjourned Inquiry into Jockey P. Hall’s riding of YSMAEL in the straight at Belmont on Wednesday, 5 September 2012 in Race 7 the Corporate Bruce Handicap run over 1300m.
Dean Nazzari said Mitchell Pateman’s temperament would overcome his inexperience and he had no hesitation in selecting the apprentice jockey to take the mount on top local hope Brother Patrick in Sunday’s Coolgardie Cup (1600m).
The stewards could have put the boots into jockey Peter Knuckey but instead the capable hoop walked away with a $500 fine after an unusual incident at the barrier before the second race.
Ascot trainer George Daly has opted for Northam and the XXXX Gold Handicap (1600m) in an attempt to secure victory for California Dude. California Dude ventures to the Avon Valley in search of his first win this campaign after five competitive performances at Belmont Park.
RWWA Stewards today completed the adjourned inquiry into the reason for TIGER PETE (S. McGruddy) being ridden on the pace in Race 5, the McKenna Hampton Handicap over 1300m at Belmont Racecourse on Saturday, 11 August 2012. Further evidence was taken from Jockey Shaun McGruddy and the Trainer of TIGER PETE, Mr Steve Wolfe.
Trainer Meryl Hayley is confident Double Swirl has the class to upset the winning streak of Danzmait when they clash in the $25,000 Carbine Club/Mungrup Stud Classic (1300m) at Broome on Tuesday.