Stratford Racing Club Announce Stakes increases
The Stratford Racing Club yesterday announced that stakes at its New Years Eve race meeting on December 31 would increase in total by $18,000.
Club spokesperson John Gray said the club was looking forward to quality fields for its 8 race card.
''The large festive crowd attending this iconic country race meeting
will enjoy 8 quality races and increasing stakes is hopefully a
motivation for trainers and owners to nominate.'' Gray said.
The club is very appreciative of the continued support it receives from sponsors making such stake increases possible.
Races to be held are:
Stratford Cup 2000m from $12,000 to $20,000;
Benchmark Rating 85 1480m from $8000 to $9000
Benchmark Rating 75 2000m from $8000 to $9000
Benchmark Rating 65 1200m from $7000 to $8000
Benchmark Rating 65 1600m from $7000 to $9000
Maiden 2000m from $7000 to $8000
Maiden 1600m from $7000 to $10,000
Maiden 1200m from $7000 to $8000
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