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2014 Stradbroke Handicap Form Guide & Preview

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Form Guide & Preview

The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival’s showcase race runs at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday, a detailed Stradbroke Handicap 2014 form guide analysis and betting preview found below. Jumping as Race 8 at 3:40pm, this year’s $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) has expectedly drawn a capacity field with 18 confirmed starters plus five…

Henwood Considered for 2014 Stradbroke Handicap

Henwood Considered for 2014 Stradbroke Handicap

Improving five-year-old Henwood is being considered for a shot at the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival’s Stradbroke Handicap 2014 next month although it would be a notable class rise for the Victorian galloper. Trainer John Sadler was forced to look at a possible trip to sunny Queensland for the state’s richest prize, the $1.36 million Group…

Glorious Days Beats Moonlight Cloud and Linton In 2013 Hong Kong Mile

Glorious Days Beats Moonlight Cloud and Linton In 2013 Hong Kong Mile

Glorious Days showed an impressive turn-of-foot to win the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m) and give trainer John Sizehis first ever victory in one of the Hong Kong International Races at Sha Tin yesterday. Size made the unusual decision to set Glorious Days for the Hong Kong Mile first-up but the decision paid dividends…

Linton Looking Good Ahead of Hong Kong Mile 2013

Linton Looking Good Ahead of Hong Kong Mile 2013

Australia’s roughie hope of taking out Sunday’s 2013 Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin, Linton is doing well according to their new trainer Troy Corstens who is pleased with their condition going into the famous showdown. Australian-trained horses have a decent record in the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m), worth AUS$2.8 million in prize…

Moonlight Cloud Heads 2013 Hong Kong Mile Field & Odds

Moonlight Cloud Heads 2013 Hong Kong Mile Field & Odds

The horse that came within a nostril flare of defeating Australia’s turf queen Black Caviar last year, Moonlight Cloud will shoot for yet another Group 1 win when they jump favourite in the weekend’s Hong Kong Mile 2013. One of the four lucrative majors running at Sha Tin for the famous Hong Kong International Race…

Linton Set for 2013 Hong Kong Mile

Linton Set for 2013 Hong Kong Mile

The new chapter of Stradbroke Handicap winning grey Linton is set to begin after the veteran landed in Hong Kong this week ahead of their big mile assignment on the famous Longines Hong Kong International Race Day next month. Galileo seven-year-old Linton will no longer run down under, their eighth to Solzhenitsyn in the Group…

2013 Winterbottom Stakes Results – Buffering Completes Historic Treble

2013 Winterbottom Stakes Results – Buffering Completes Historic Treble

Champion sprinter Buffering completed a historic treble by holding off Moment Of Change to win the Group 1 2013 Winterbottom Stakes(1200m) at Ascot this afternoon. Buffering was forced to do a great deal of work in the early stages of the Winterbottom Stakes (1200m), by Barakey, and looked as though he was going to be…

2013 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Update

2013 Winterbottom Stakes Betting Update

There has been a big move for Australia’s newest champion sprinter in 2013 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) betting markets; with Buffering now into even money to take out the Group 1 event at Ascot this afternoon. Buffering looked as though he may never win a race at Group 1 level when Linton received a dream run down…

Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2013 Penciled In For It Is Written

Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2013 Penciled In For It Is Written

After a stakes win at the track back in September, Cranbourne-based It Is Written returns to Caulfield Racecourse this weekend for a shot at the 2013 Kevin Heffernan Stakes. One of six Group races on the Zipping Classic Day program this Saturday, the $135,000 Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1200m) attracted a bumper 25 nominations….

2013 Hong Kong Mile Target for Emirates Scratching Linton

2013 Hong Kong Mile Target for Emirates Scratching Linton

Connections of Group 1 winning grey Linton will send the champion to Hong Kong this December to target the International Mile 2013 after their scratching from last weekend’s Emirates Stakes. The Galileo seven-year-old, upset winner of the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) over subsequent VRC Sprint Classic winner Buffering in Brisbane during the winter, was…