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Pateman’s classy Quokka bid

As jostling between slot holders trying to secure horses to compete in the $5 million Tabtouch-Quokka heats up, trainer Mitchell Pateman has sent out a subtle reminder to potential suitors.

Steven Parnham sticks to proven formula in Northerly Stakes

Racing is so often about choices and in-form jockey, Steven Parnham, hopes he made the right one as he bids to set a new benchmark in Saturday’s Group 1 Northerly Stakes (1800m) at Ascot.

Williams Perth bound for Oliver farewell

Damien Oliver will have some extra competition from Melbourne with Craig Williams Perth bound to ride in the Damien Oliver-Gold Rush.

Happy Ayrton key to Gold Rush success

Exciting galloper Ayrton has quickly adapted to his new surroundings in Perth, according to Mick Price and Michael Kent Jnr’s stable representative Ben Elam.

A red letter day for Parnham family

In a week when Australia’s first lady of racing was justly feted and elevated to Legend status in the Australian Racing Hall Of Fame in Perth last Thursday, it was WA’s first family of racing, the Parnham’s, who took centre stage at Ascot on Saturday.

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