Thousands flock to Ascot for classy Perth Cup

The days of the Perth Cup being a messy affair are officially over. A crowd of 10,000 people flocked to Ascot yesterday but police did not report a single ugly incident and praised the behaviour of revellers. A change of date away from the traditional January 1 helped ensure the …

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Houblon Des Obeaux rolls back the years at Sandown | Racing News

Last Updated: 05/01/19 3:50pm Houblon Des Obeaux and Charlie Deutsch clear the last fence before going on to win the Unibet Veterans.’ Handicap Chase Houblon Des Obeaux justified strong market support to run an easy winner of the £100,000 Unibet Veterans’ Handicap Chase Final at Sandown. The 12-year-old was as …

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Perth Glory eye A-League grand final record

Perth Glory chief executive Tony Pignata believes WA fans would fill Optus Stadium if the high-flying club can bring the A-League grand final to the State for the first time in May. Football Federation Australia has made pencil bookings for this year’s A-League decider to be held at the Burswood …

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