News About: Stardbroke Handicap

Raffaello Who? The Forgotten Stradbroke Contender

Raffaello Who? The Forgotten Stradbroke Contender

10 Jun, 2011

Raffaello is one of the more interesting runners in the 2011 Stradbroke Handicap and one which most have skipped over in the lead up.

In fact you’d be excused for not even knowing he was in the field with ‘Raffaello‘ pretty much only mentioned in the final field and barrier draw announcement.

He’s certainly worth …

$1M Stradbroke Not Enough To Tempt Smith

$1M Stradbroke Not Enough To Tempt Smith

7 Jun, 2011

Hurtle Myrtle will continue as planned and target the Winter Stakes, bypassing the Stradbroke

Hurtle Myrtle was certainly impressive in winning the Dane Ripper Stakes on the weekend but it wasn’t impressive enough for her to earn the Group 1 start.

Trainer Mathew Smith has decided against entering her in the Stradbroke Handicap this weekend …

Sincero Not The Issue For Curtana – QTC Cup

Sincero Not The Issue For Curtana – QTC Cup

4 Jun, 2011

Curtana will have one final run in the QTC Cup before heading to the Stradbroke Handicap

On paper Curtana is the only horse that comes anywhere near the favourite Sincero in today’s QTC Cup and Peter Moody is expecting her to step up the plate at Eagle Farm.

After initially being nominated for the Doomben …