News About: Straturbo

Straturbo Returns To Winning Form In Chief De Beers Handicap

Straturbo Returns To Winning Form In Chief De Beers Handicap

21 May, 2016

Straturbo recorded his first race win for over a year with a professional performance in the 2016 Chief De Beers Handicap at Doomben this afternoon.

Straturbo returned to winning form with a victory in the Chief De Beers Handicap at Doomben this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Straturbo was settled just behind the leader in …

Moonee Valley Ideal for Unanimously

Moonee Valley Ideal for Unanimously

25 Nov, 2015

Trainer Matt Dale has been thrilled with the condition of veteran sprinter Unanimously through recent weeks and is confident Saturday’s City Jeep Handicap (1000m) at Moonee Valley figures as the ideal race for the eight-year-old.

Craig Williams will take the ride on Unanimously at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Unanimously has posted an …

Magic Millions Sprint On The Agenda For King’s Troop

Magic Millions Sprint On The Agenda For King’s Troop

10 Nov, 2015

Trainer Gerald Ryan has revealed that the 2016 Magic Millions Sprint will be the summer goal for talented colt King’s Troop.

King’s Troop finished second behind Japonisme in the 2015 San Domenico Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

King’s Troop showed his ability when he recorded a dominant seven lengths victory in a barrier trial over …

Pickabee Primed for Nudgee Handicap Success

Pickabee Primed for Nudgee Handicap Success

29 Jan, 2015

Talented mare Pickabee was unable to match the late pace of Straturbo in the Gold Coast Magic Millions Sprint (1100m) first-up on January 10th but will be far-better for the run when lining up for Saturday’s rescheduled Listed Nudgee Handicap (1200m) at Doomben, according to trainer Caitlin Lavin.

Pickabee has returned to competitive form …

Portelli Pinning Golden Slipper Hopes on Sebring Sun

Portelli Pinning Golden Slipper Hopes on Sebring Sun

20 Jan, 2015

Stamping his claims as one to watch via an impressive debut effort in October, trainer Gary Portelli is confident talented two-year-old Sebring Sun is more than capable of developing into a serious Golden Slipper contender a little over two months away from the feature race.

Trainer Gary Portelli is confident Sebring Sun will develop into …

Straturbo Emerges Victorious in Magic Millions Open Sprint

Straturbo Emerges Victorious in Magic Millions Open Sprint

10 Jan, 2015

The outside gates continued to prove prosperous at the Gold Coast on Saturday after the Gary Portelli-trained Straturbo won the $200,000 Magic Millions Open Sprint (1100m) from barrier ten of twelve.

Straturbo won the Magic Millions Open Sprint at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Liam Birchley-trained Missy Longstocking found plenty …

Portelli Has Three-Pronged Attack in Magic Millions

Portelli Has Three-Pronged Attack in Magic Millions

23 Dec, 2014

Gary Portelli will have triple the chance of finding success in the Gold Coast Magic Millions on January 10 after the trainer revealed he is taking three of his horses up north.

Racy is one of three horses representing trainer Gary Portelli in the Magic Millions Race Day on January 10. Photo by Jenny Barnes.…