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River Lad is the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap Winner

River Lad is the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap Winner
June 7th, 2014

River Lad has caused a boilover in the Group 1 2014 Stradbroke Hanicap at Eagle Farm to edge out an always brave Temple Of Boom in Queensland’s biggest race. Both River Lad and Temple Of Boom jumped well from outside barriers and pushed across to lead the pack in the…

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Betting Preview and Tips
June 6th, 2014

A particularly talented field of 18 plus five emergencies has been confirmed for this weekend’s featured Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Aiming for an impressive sixth-consecutive victory in the Stradbroke…

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Betting Update

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Betting Update
June 5th, 2014

A talented field of 18 plus five emergencies has been confirmed to line up for this weekend’s featured Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse, offering punters exceptional value from a betting point of view and several key opportunities to place a winning bet. Aiming for an…

Maher Confident Barrier Draw Will Not Affect Srikandi

Maher Confident Barrier Draw Will Not Affect Srikandi
June 5th, 2014

Trainer Ciaron Maher is confident the allocation of the awkward barrier 13 will not affect the chances of pre-post favourite Srikandi in this weekend’s featured Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Maintaining favouritism in betting markets since Buffering was confirmed to return to the spelling paddock after…

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Final Field Confirmed

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Final Field Confirmed
June 4th, 2014

A final field of 18 plus five emergencies has been confirmed for this weekend’s featured Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse, highlighted by several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. As expected, trainer Tony Gollan will lead the charge of the locals in…

Gollan Eyeing Stradbroke Success with Boom Brothers

Gollan Eyeing Stradbroke Success with Boom Brothers
June 3rd, 2014

Queensland-based trainer Tony Gollan is set to lead the local charge on the 2014 Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse, having nominated classy stable mates the ‘Boom Brothers’ , who have each arguably completed the ideal lead-up to this weekend’s featured event. Returning to the track…

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Nominations Down to 30

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Nominations Down to 30
June 2nd, 2014

Nominations for the 2014 Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) have been trimmed down to a list of 30 potential acceptors ahead of Wednesday’s final field of 18 plus emergencies and barrier draw. Maintain pre-post favouritism since Buffering was confirmed to return to the spelling paddock last weekend, Srikandi leads the…

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Weights Released

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Weights Released
May 26th, 2014

Official weights for the major Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse have been released, charging a list of 100 hopefuls with allocations of a race-low 50.5kgs through to a race-high 59kgs. A leading performer over the 2013 Australian racing calendar, local hero Buffering has been confirmed…

Buffering Out of 2014 Stradbroke Handicap

Buffering Out of 2014 Stradbroke Handicap
May 26th, 2014

Trainer Robert Heathcote has confirmed champion sprinter and local hero Buffering will not contest the major Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 7th, but will instead return to the spelling paddock ahead of a busy 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. A certainty to carry a race-high weight…

River Lad Aiming for Upset in 2014 Stradbroke Handicap

River Lad Aiming for Upset in 2014 Stradbroke Handicap
May 21st, 2014

Trainer Natalie McCall is hopeful of a strong and positive showing in the featured Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) in June 7th from stable star River Lad, who has seemingly returned to racing in peak condition this season. A noted performer over events in the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival in…