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2017 Stradbroke Handicap Results: Impending for Godolphin

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Results: Impending for Godolphin

Interim trainer for the powerhouse Godolphin stable Darren Beadman celebrated his first Group 1 win outside of the saddle thanks to a brave win by the three-year-old Impending in the Stradbroke Handicap 2017.

Impending delivered Godolphin a Group 1 victory in the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap at Doomben this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Punters could get the Lonhro colt ...

2017 June Stakes Field & Odds: Open Betting Affair

2017 June Stakes Field & Odds: Open Betting Affair

Saturday’s Royal Randwick black-type is a wide open affair betting-wise with over half the June Stakes 2017 field at single-figures for the win.

The Monstar is one of the best in 2017 June Stakes betting for the Listed sprint at Randwick Racecourse on the weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Heading the Sydney racing action on the weekend as Randwick Race 7 ...

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Stradbroke Handicap 2017 takes centre stage in Brisbane this weekend and below we have a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview on the winter sprint.

Plenty stacks up for Mackintosh in the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap form guide ahead of the Group 1 at Doomben this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Traditionally run over 1400m at Eagle Farm, this year’s ...

Stradbroke Handicap 2017 Odds Update: Waller Duo Firms

Stradbroke Handicap 2017 Odds Update: Waller Duo Firms

Sydney’s Chris Waller has two of the single-figure fancies in the updated 2017 Stradbroke Handicap odds for the Brisbane major on Saturday, but markets on the Group 1 remain led by the widely-drawn Clearly Innocent.

Chris Waller stablemates Mackintosh (inside) and Counterattack (outside) are two of the best in Stradbroke Handicap 2017 betting in Brisbane this weekend. Photo: Steve ...

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Final Field: Clearly Innocent Barrier 20

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Final Field: Clearly Innocent Barrier 20

Clearly Innocent is an easing favourite for Saturday’s Stradbroke Handicap 2017 after the Kingsford-Smith Cup winner draw the second outside barrier in a capacity field for the Group 1 at Doomben in Brisbane.

Easing 2017 Stradbroke Handicap favourite Clearly Innocent suffered a blow drawing the second outside barrier for the Group 1 at Doomben on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Bonny O’Reilly Sweats on Stradbroke Handicap 2017 Start

Bonny O’Reilly Sweats on Stradbroke Handicap 2017 Start

Bjorn Baker’s in-form mare Bonny O’Reilly needs a generous penalty from the handicappers to make the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap field this weekend in Brisbane.

Bonny O’Reilly will run in either the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap or Dane Ripper Stakes over 1350m at Doomben this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

A four-year-old daughter of O’Reilly, Bonny O’Reilly extended her winning streak to ...

Felines Heads 2017 Lightning Handicap Field & Odds

Felines Heads 2017 Lightning Handicap Field & Odds

Kris Lees’ smart mare Felines may be allocated top weight but she is still leading the current markets on the Lightning Handicap 2017 field for the Doomben black-type sprint on Queensland Oaks Day.

Top weight Felines leads the 2017 Lightning Stakes Field & Betting for the short distance sprint at Doomben this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Clearly Innocent Leads 2017 Stradbroke Handicap First Acceptances

Clearly Innocent Leads 2017 Stradbroke Handicap First Acceptances

Kris Lees’ Kingsford-Smith Cup winner Clearly Innocent is the headline galloper in the Stradbroke Handicap 2017 first acceptances taken by Racing Queensland on Wednesday for Saturday week’s feature.

Clearly Innocent headlines the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap First Acceptances for the Group 1 taking place at Doomben on June 10. Photo: Steve Hart.

First declarations for all three elite level Brisbane ...

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Swap Suits In Her Time

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Swap Suits In Her Time

The change-up to the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival’s pinnacle race, the Stradbroke Handicap 2017, is well suited to smart mare In Her Time according to her Newcastle-based trainer Benjamin Smith.

The move from Eagle Farm to Doomben for the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap suits smart mare In Her Time. Photo: Steve Hart.

News broke this week that Saturday’s ...

2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Winner Clearly Innocent into Stradbroke

2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Winner Clearly Innocent into Stradbroke

It is onto the Stradbroke Handicap in a fortnight for the now Kris Lees-trained improver Clearly Innocent who was a big drifter in Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 betting before his impressive win in the Eagle Farm Group 1 on Saturday.

Clearly Innocent (pictured at Randwick) is onto the 2017 Stradbroke Handicap after an impressive late win in the Kingsford-Smith Cup ...