Ascot

Scott Embry’s Saturday Ascot Preview

RACE 1 MISCHIEVIOUS DIVA will certainly be a little short of her ideal trip at 1000m but her trail was sensational and she has always looked like a filly who would make her mark on the 3 year old ranks. This race has an abundance of speed so she will… Read More

The Ascot Feature Rankings

WINTERBOTTOM STAKES – Nov 21 1 – TREKKING In a perfect world, would have drawn a bit lower than 11. That said, he’s hard to knock on what we have seen previously and at the trials this week. 2 – INDIAN PACIFIC The new kid on the block. Gets winkers… Read More

The Ascot Feature Rankings

WA GUINEAS (1600m), November 21 1 — SNICKERDOODLEDANDY: No reason to abandon ship here. Will start favourite on Saturday in the WA Champion Fillies Stakes and if she runs to expectations and Dan Morton backs her up, is the one to beat. 2 — MAGICAL DREAM: Remains in second position…. Read More

Scott Embry’s Wednesday Ascot Preview

RACE 1 NO SURRENDER dropped from 1600 back to 1200m last start on Melbourne Cup day in what turned out to be an extremely astute decision by trainer Darren McAuliffe. Lead throughout and dominated on a Soft7 beating home talented types like Testing Love and At War. Rises 4kg but… Read More

Scott Embry’s Saturday Ascot Preview

RACE 1 SASSY TRADER was scratched from last week to be saved for this and with the early scratching (again) of Clairvoyance this looks his race for the taking. Resumed with 60kg in a hot 1200m race behind Kissonallforcheeks (2nd in Burgess Queen) and First Law. Drops back to 1100m,… Read More