News About: Stradbroke Handicap 2012

Soft Track to Give Temple Of Boom Stradbroke Advantage

Soft Track to Give Temple Of Boom Stradbroke Advantage

5 Jun, 2012

Galaxy winner Temple Of Boom will be advantaged by an expected soft track in Saturday’s Group 1 $1 million Stradbroke Handicap (1400m).

A slow or heavy track will be an advantage for Temple Of Boom in the Stradbroke - photo © Taron Clarke

Trained by Tony Gollan, the four-year-old boasts a career record of 10 …

Celtic Dancer Gains Stradbroke Start

Celtic Dancer Gains Stradbroke Start

5 Jun, 2012

Celtic Dancer’s impressive win in Saturday’s QTC Cup has seen the gelding receive a 0.5kg weight penalty and gain a shock start in this weekend’s Group 1 $1 million Stradbroke Handicap.

The penalty takes the Noel Doyle-trained gelding’s weight allocation to 52.5kg and catapults him into 19th spot in the Stradbroke order of entry.

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Stradbroke Topweight for Buffering

Stradbroke Topweight for Buffering

29 May, 2012

Queensland star Buffering will be forced to carry the topweight of 58kg when attempting to score a first ever Group 1 victory in Saturday week’s $1 million Stradbroke Handicap.

The Robert Heathcote-trained gelding currently has 57kg but that will be adjusted by one kilogram when final fields are named next week following an injury to …