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Stradbroke Handicap

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Mr Baritone - 2008 Winner

The Stradbroke Handicap is a Group 1 (G1) Australian Thoroughbred open handicap horse race, run on the first Saturday in June, over a distance of 1,400 metres at Eagle Farm Racecourse, Brisbane. It is one of the highlight races on the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival with total prizemoney of AUD$1,000,000 in 2009.

Race history

In 1890 the Stradbroke Handicap was a Principal race run over six furlongs (approx 1,200m), when it was won by Pyrrhus.

The distance was changed in 1953 to 1,400 metres.

The only two-year-old to win the race was Wiggle, carrying 46.5 kg in 1958. The 1,400 metre race and track record is 1:20.2 established by Toledo in 1998.[1]

The winners

  • 2010 - Black Piranha [2]
  • 2009 - Black Piranha [3]
  • 2008 - Mr.Baritone
  • 2007 - Sniper's Bullet [4]
  • 2006 - La Montagna
  • 2005 - St. Basil
  • 2004 - Thorn Park
  • 2003 - Private Steer
  • 2002 - Show A Heart
  • 2001 - Crawl
  • 2000 - Landsighting
  • 1999 - Adam
  • 1998 - Toledo
  • 1997 - Dane Ripper
  • 1996 - Danasinga
  • 1995 - Rouslan
  • 1993 - Never Undercharge
  • 1990 - Plush Embassy
  • 1989 - Robian Steel
  • 1988 - Campaign King
  • 1987 - Dancing Poet
  • 1986 - Daybreak Lover
  • 1985 - Canterbury Belle
  • 1984 - Daybreak Lover
  • 1983 - Brenlaine
  • 1982 - Grey Receiver
  • 1981 - Watney
  • 1980 - Bemboka Yacht **
  • 1979 - Imposing
  • 1978 - Innisfree
  • 1977 - Sir Wisp
  • 1976 - Manawapoi
  • 1975 - Spedito
  • 1974 - Go Fun
  • 1973 - Lucky Cloud

  • 1972 - Triton
  • 1971 - Rajah Sahib
  • 1970 - Divide And Rule
  • 1969 - Prince Medes
  • 1968 - Cabochon
  • 1967 - Mister Hush
  • 1966 - Castanea
  • 1965 - Winfreux
  • 1964 - Cele's Image
  • 1963 - Mullala
  • 1962 - Kilshery
  • 1961 - Persian Lyric
  • 1960 - Wallgar
  • 1959 - Grey Ghost
  • 1958 - Wiggle
  • 1957 - Kingster
  • 1956 - Knave
  • 1955 - Plato
  • 1954 - Karendi
  • 1953 - Suncup
  • 1952 - Wedborough
  • 1951 - Aqua Regis
  • 1950 - Lucky Ring
  • 1949 - Lucky Ring
  • 1948 - Ballyvista
  • 1947 - Hedui
  • 1946 - Abbeville
  • 1945 - Not Held
  • 1944 - Not Held
  • 1943 - Not Held
  • 1942 - Not Held
  • 1941 - High Rank
  • 1940 - Heroic's Double
  • 1939 - Thurles Lad
  • 1938 - King Merlin

  • 1937 - Capris
  • 1936 - Petrol Lager
  • 1935 - Petrol Lager
  • 1934 - Sun Eagle
  • 1933 - Credence
  • 1932 - Lady Linden
  • 1931 - Will Yet
  • 1930 - I.O.U.
  • 1929 - Sarlind
  • 1928 - Highland
  • 1927 - Highland
  • 1926 - Lady Aura
  • 1925 - Laneffe
  • 1924 - Syceonelle
  • 1923 - Syce Lad
  • 1922 - Gold Tie
  • 1921 - Gold Tie
  • 1920 - Sydney Damsel
  • 1919 - Amberdown
  • 1918 - Cairn Wallace
  • 1917 - Malt Mark
  • 1916 - Line Gun
  • 1915 - Pittsworth Gun
  • 1914 - Bright Laddie
  • 1913 - Satisfaire
  • 1912 - Jessie's Dream
  • 1911 - Fitz Grafton
  • 1910 - Blunderer
  • 1909 - Prince Edward
  • 1908 - Sweetheart
  • 1907 - Boreas Ii
  • 1906 - The Scamp
  • 1905 - Dalnair
  • 1904 - Rosy Dawn
  • 1903 - Pyrrhus

      • In 1980 Ducatoon was first past the post but was later disqualified after returning a positive swab.

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