Feature race celebrations continued for the Adam Durrant trained Texan ($2.40) today, with the 5yo Stratum gelding holding off a brave challenge from seasoned galloper Werd to win the Birthday Stakes 1200m in the final Belmont feature race for the season.
Playing God and Grand Nirvana, two top liners of WA racing, kick off their respective campaigns in the Listed Birthday Stakes (1200m) at Belmont Park tomorrow.
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.