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2017 Stradbroke Handicap an Option for Scales Of Justice

2017 Stradbroke Handicap an Option for Scales Of Justice
November 29th, 2016

The BRC has confirmed that they will target West Australian-trained Group 1 winner Scales Of Justice to make an appearance in the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m), during the next edition of the Brisbane Winter Carnival. Scales Of Justice has been a strong and consistent performer for trainer Lindsey Smith throughout…

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Next for BTC Cup Winner Malaguerra

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Next for BTC Cup Winner Malaguerra
May 16th, 2016

Trainer Lee Freedman was understandably thrilled with Malaguerra’s performance for success in the Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) over the weekend, and revealed the horse will likely enter the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) as a next point of call in June. Malaguerra drifted in betting markets for the Doomben feature…

2016 Stradbroke Handicap the Target for Charmed Harmony

2016 Stradbroke Handicap the Target for Charmed Harmony
May 3rd, 2016

Trainer John Sadler has underlined the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) in June as the major target for Charmed Harmony after the gelding produced a gutsy effort for success at Caulfield over the weekend. Jumping from the gates well in the Charter Keck Cramer Plate (1400m), apprentice jockey Dylan Dunn allowed…

2016 Stradbroke Handicap the Next Target for Azkadellia

2016 Stradbroke Handicap the Next Target for Azkadellia
April 11th, 2016

Azkadellia delivered Ciaron Maher his first Sydney Group 1 over the weekend and will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) during the Brisbane Winter Carnival, according to the Caulfield-based trainer. Returning to racing this time for second in the Group 3 Bellmaine Stakes (1200m)…

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Likely for Le Romain

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Likely for Le Romain
April 11th, 2016

While confirming stable star Lucia Valentina has returned to the paddock, trainer Kris Lees has revealed he is still set to have a presence during the Brisbane Winter Carnival with star three-year-old Le Romain to target the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m). Initially underlining the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) as…

2016 Stradbroke Handicap an Option for Fell Swoop

2016 Stradbroke Handicap an Option for Fell Swoop
April 5th, 2016

Fell Swoop has returned to racing in particularly scintillating form this time and could travel north for an appearance in the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm, according to trainer Matt Dale. Fell Swoop was given little chance of success in the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) first-up on…

Hunter Thrilled to Saddle 2015 Stradbroke Long Odds Hope

Hunter Thrilled to Saddle 2015 Stradbroke Long Odds Hope
June 3rd, 2015

Trainer Wez Hunter has conceded Group 1 winner Smokin’ Joey is the forgotten horse in Saturday’s 2015 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) field but is confident that will play directly into the strengths of the talented gelding. Smokin’ Joey returned to racing for a credible fourth in the Group 2 Australia Stakes…

Lord Of The Sky Still a Chance for 2015 Stradbroke Handicap

Lord Of The Sky Still a Chance for 2015 Stradbroke Handicap
June 2nd, 2015

Having initially underlined a start in the feature race as highly unlikely, trainer Robbie Laing has revealed he will saddle talented and luckless sprinter Lord Of The Sky in Saturday’s 2015 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) should the Doomben course exhibit a bone-dry track. Lord Of The Sky took a couple of…

Ryan Hopeful of 2015 Stradbroke Handicap Berth for War

Ryan Hopeful of 2015 Stradbroke Handicap Berth for War
June 2nd, 2015

Gerald Ryan has re-gained the training rights of talented three-year-old Time For War and is hopeful the colt will gain a start in Saturday’s featured Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) at Doomben after being set in position 31 in the order of entry. A stakes winner for Ryan as a…

2015 Stradbroke Handicap to Figure for Black Heart Bart

2015 Stradbroke Handicap to Figure for Black Heart Bart
May 19th, 2015

Black Heart Bart proved her was up to the class of Group 1 racing when fourth in The Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday, and has been confirmed by trainer Vaughn Sigley to travel to Brisbane for the 2015 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) on June 6th. Black Heart Bart jumped from…