The Premiere Stakes is an Australian Turf Club Group 2 Thoroughbred horse race at Weight for Age for three-year-olds and older run over a distance of 1200 metres at Randwick Racecourse, Sydney, Australia.[1] Prize money is A$500,000.

Premiere Stakes
Group 2 race
LocationRandwick Racecourse, Sydney, Australia
Inaugurated1972
Race typeThoroughbred - flat
SponsorBisley Workwear (2019)
Race information
Distance1,200 metres
SurfaceTurf
TrackRight-handed
QualificationThree year olds and older
WeightWeight for Age
PurseA$500,000 (2019)
BonusesWinner exemption from a ballot on the T J Smith Stakes

HistoryEdit

The race originally was scheduled in mid August but after the merging of the Australian Jockey Club and Sydney Turf Club the race was moved in 2011 to early October and is part of the Epsom Handicap racecard.[1]

GradeEdit

  • 1972–1978 - Listed race
  • 1979–1996 - Group 3
  • 1997 onwards Group 2

DistanceEdit

  • 1972–1975 - 1300 metres
  • 1976 onwards - 1200 metres

VenueEdit

WinnersEdit

  • 2019 - Brutal[2]
  • 2018 - Santa Ana Lane[3]
  • 2017 - In Her Time[4]
  • 2016 - Takedown[5]
  • 2015 - Terravista[6]
  • 2014 - Famous Seamus[7]
  • 2013 - Arinosa[8]
  • 2012 - Red Tracer[9]
  • 2011 - Neeson[10]
  • 2010 - Hot Danish[11]
  • 2009 - †Mentality / Kroner[12]
  • 2008 - Triple Honour[13]
  • 2007 - German Chocolate[14]
  • 2006 - Paratroopers[15]
  • 2005 - Shania Dane[16]
  • 2004 - Spark Of Life[17]
  • 2003 - Thorn Park[18]
  • 2002 - Century Kid[19]
  • 2001 - On Type[20]
  • 2000 - Mr. Innocent[21]
  • 1999 - Mr. Innocent[22]
  • 1998 - Masked Party[23]
  • 1997 - King Ivor[24]
  • 1996 - Legal Agent[25]
  • 1995 - Light Up The World[26]
  • 1994 - Stormy Regent[27]
  • 1993 - Klokka[28]
  • 1992 - Joanne[29]
  • 1991 - Joanne[30]
  • 1990 - Integra[31]
  • 1989 - High Regard[32]
  • 1988 - Sky Chase[33]
  • 1987 - Campaign King[34]
  • 1986 - Imperial Baron[35]
  • 1985 - Avon Angel[36]
  • 1984 - March Magic[37]
  • 1983 - Emancipation[38]
  • 1982 - Latin Saint
  • 1981 - Kingston Town
  • 1980 - Silver Wraith
  • 1979 - Salaam
  • 1978 - Monakea
  • 1977 - Makara
  • 1976 - Purple Patch
  • 1975 - Go Mod
  • 1974 - Favoured
  • 1973 - Zambari
  • 1972 - Outback

† Dead heat

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Winners and Past Results for Premiere Stakes". Progroup Racing (Australia). 2014. Retrieved 30 September 2014.
  2. ^ "2019 Result – Bisley Workwear Premiere Stakes (held 5 October 2019)". breednet.com. Retrieved 5 October 2019.
  3. ^ "2018 Result – Santos Coffee Premiere Stakes (held 29 September 2018)". breednet.com. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  4. ^ "2017 Result – Santos Coffee Premiere Stakes (held 30 September 2017)". breednet.com. Retrieved 30 September 2017.
  5. ^ "2016 Result – Santos Coffee Premiere Stakes (held 1 October 2016)". breednet.com. Retrieved 1 October 2016.
  6. ^ "2015 Result – G1x.Com.Au Premiere Stakes (held 3 October 2015)". breednet.com. Retrieved 3 October 2015.
  7. ^ "2014 Result – Bloodstock.Com.Au Premiere (held 4 October 2014)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  8. ^ "2013 Result – Premiere Stakes (held 5 October 2013)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  9. ^ "2012 Result – Premiere Stakes (held 6 October 2012)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  10. ^ "2011 Result – Premiere Stakes (held 1 October 2011)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  11. ^ "2010 Result – Rydges Cronulla Premiere Stks (held 18 September 2010)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  12. ^ "2009 Result – Smithfield RSL Premiere Stks (held 15 August 2009)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  13. ^ "2008 Result – Premiere Stakes (held 16 August 2008)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  14. ^ "2007 Result – Premiere Stks (held 18 August 2007)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  15. ^ "2006 Result – Premiere Stks (held 19 August 2006)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  16. ^ "2005 Result – Premiere Stks (held 13 August 2005)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  17. ^ "2004 Result – Premiere Stks (held 14 August 2004)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  18. ^ "2003 Result – Premiere Stks (held 16 August 2003)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  19. ^ "2002 Result – Premiere Stks (held 17 August 2002)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  20. ^ "2001 Result – Premiere Stks (held 11 August 2001)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  21. ^ "2000 Result – Premiere Stks (held 12 August 2000)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  22. ^ "1999 Result – Premiere Stks (held 14 August 1999)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  23. ^ "1998 Result – Premiere Stks (held 15 August 1998)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  24. ^ "1997 Result – Premiere Stks (held 16 August 1997)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  25. ^ "1996 Result – Premiere Stks (held 17 August 1996)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  26. ^ "1995 Result – Premiere Stks (held 12 August 1995)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  27. ^ "1994 Result – Premiere Stks (held 13 August 1994)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  28. ^ "1993 Result – Premiere Stks (held 14 August 1993)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  29. ^ "1992 Result – Premiere Stks (held 15 August 1992)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  30. ^ "1991 Result – Premiere Stks (held 17 August 1991)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  31. ^ "1990 Result – Premiere Stks (held 11 August 1990)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  32. ^ "1989 Result – Premiere Stks (held 12 August 1989)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  33. ^ "1988 Result – Premiere Stks (held 13 August 1988)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  34. ^ "1987 Result – Premiere Stks (held 15 August 1987)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  35. ^ "1986 Result – Premiere Stks (held 16 August 1986)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  36. ^ "1985 Result – Premiere Stks (held 17 August 1985)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  37. ^ "1984 Result – Premiere Stks (held 11 August 1984)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  38. ^ "1983 Result – Premiere Stks (held 13 August 1983)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015.