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The 2019 Kingston Town Classic
Date: 7 December 2019
Conditions: Group 1 Weight For Age
2018 Winner: Arcadia Queen
The final field of the Kingstown Town Classic with barrier draw, jockeys, weights, opening betting odds & scratchings will be published herre first ~ bookmark us!
History of Race: First run in 1976, follows the running of the Railway Stakes and many contestants run in both. Formerly known as The Western Mail Classic, re-named to honour Kingston Town who won this race in 1982. Kingston town was at the height of his powers at that time having won The AJC Warwick Stakes, The George Main Stakes, The Caulfield Stakes and the Cox Plate for the 3rd time.
Past Winners: Niconero (2008), Old Comrade (2000 & 2001), Summer Beau (1997 & 1998), Better Loosen Up (1989), Vo Rogue (1988), Family of Man (1976 & 1978).
Time: Track record 1:33.37
Support Races: Lee Steere Classic
Lead up Form: Lee Steere Stakes, Railway Stakes, Western Australian Guineas.
Weights & Statistics: Typical of WFA races winners come from all ends of the weight scale. Family of Man won the first running of this race carrying 51kgs and also the 3rd carrying 58.5kgs. Look for genuine WFA performers. In recent years the lighter weighted horses have found success with a number of 3yo's performing very well.
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