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Straturbo Wins Listed Chief De Beers Quality

Straturbo Wins Listed Chief De Beers Quality

Gary Portelli has claimed an early black type win on 2016 Doomben Cup Day this afternoon, as classy sprinter Straturbo comfortably took out the Listed Chief De Beers Quality (1050m).

Straturbo was too good for his rivals in the Chief De Beers Quality at Doomben this afternoon. Photo: Daniel Costello

Straturbo continued to firm in betting markets in the lead-up ...

Selita Leads 2016 Chief De Beers Handicap Field & Odds

Selita Leads 2016 Chief De Beers Handicap Field & Odds

Warwick Farm horseman Bjorn Baker heads to Brisbane this weekend with a smart contingent of livewire chances across the Doomben Cup Day card including his mare Selita who jumps favourite in the Chief De Beers Handicap 2016 first-up on the card.

Selita (inside) is favourite for the first at Doomben on Saturday – the 2016 Chief De Beers Handicap in ...

Angels Beach Heads 2016 Bribie Handicap Field & Betting

Angels Beach Heads 2016 Bribie Handicap Field & Betting

The first of three Black-Type races at Doomben Racecourse for Victory Stakes Day on Saturday sees a fairly ordinary field of sprinters face off in the Bribie Handicap 2016 including early favourite Angels Beach.

Angels Beach is the top weight and top fancy to win the 2016 Bribie Handicap at Doomben in Queensland on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

Gollan Duo Top 2016 Magic Millions Sprint Field

Gollan Duo Top 2016 Magic Millions Sprint Field

Tony Gollan will avoid a clash with champion sprinter Buffering with his veteran galloper Temple Of Boom who instead faces off against in-form stablemate Didntcostalot in the Magic Millions Sprint 2016 at the Gold Coast Racecourse on Saturday.

Former Group 1 winner Temple Of Boom is out to break a lengthy drought with a win in Saturday’s 2016 Magic Millions ...

Straturbo Tracking Towards Magic Millions Sprint 2016

Straturbo Tracking Towards Magic Millions Sprint 2016

This summer the Gary Portelli-trained Straturbo will seek another Magic Millions Sprint win on the Gold Coast and come into the January classic via the same path he did to win 12 months ago.

Straturbo will defend his title in the 2016 Magic Millions Sprint at the Gold Coast third-up next month. Photo: Steve Hart.

The now six-year-old son ...

Ramornie Handicap 2015 Target for Nuclear Class

Ramornie Handicap 2015 Target for Nuclear Class

Tas Morton’s Port Macquarie-based mare Nuclear Class will begin her charge towards next month’s 2015 Ramornie Handicap when she resumes racing at Rosehill this weekend.

Nuclear Class is set to kick off a campaign targeting the 2015 Ramornie Handicap at Rosehill this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

The four-year-old daughter of Snitzel was last seen winning the Wild Oats Wines ...

Sebring Sun is Portelli’s 2015 Golden Slipper Hope

Sebring Sun is Portelli’s 2015 Golden Slipper Hope

Gary Portelli is hopeful that sixth time is the charm for him in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) on March 21. The trainer has yet to finish in the first three in the prestigious $3.5 million race with any of his five runners but is this year pinning his hopes squarely on Sebring Sun’s shoulders.

Sebring Sun will ...

Straturbo Wins His Grand Final in 2015 Magic Millions Open Sprint

Straturbo Wins His Grand Final in 2015 Magic Millions Open Sprint

A great training effort from Sydney’s Gary Portelli today saw the well-travelled Straturbo win his season Grand Final with a big win in the Magic Millions Open Sprint 2015 at the Gold Coast Racecourse.

Straturbo sweated up in the yard but recovered to win the 2015 Magic Millions Open Sprint in fine style. Photo: Steve Hart.

The five-year-old Stratum ...

Magic Millions Open Sprint 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard To Split

Magic Millions Open Sprint 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard To Split

Two smart sprinters are battling for top spot in the 2015 Magic Millions Open Sprint odds for one of the feature races on the Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Day program in Sydney this weekend.

Whittington is narrow favourite to successfully defend his title in Saturday’s 2015 Magic Millions Open Sprint on the Gold Coast. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The $200,000 ...

Straturbo Out of 2014 Starlight Stakes

Straturbo Out of 2014 Starlight Stakes

Five-year-old gelding Straturbo was nominated in both the Listed Starlight Stakes (1100m) running at Rosehill Gardens and a 1000m Handicap at Moonee Valley this Saturday.

Straturbo will take on Ready To Rip (pictured) in the Moonee Valley Handicap this Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The horse’s trainer Gary Portelli told Sky Racing on Monday afternoon he was opting ...