Stayers Stakes

The Stayers Stakes (Japanese ステイヤーズステークス) is a Grade 2 horse race for Thoroughbreds aged three and over run in December over a distance of 3,600 metres at Nakayama Racecourse.[1]

Stayers Stakes
Grade 2 race
第49回ステイヤーズステークスのゴール板前の3周目(ゴール前)の状況(2015年).JPG
2015 Stayers Stakes
LocationNakayama Racecourse
Inaugurated1967
Race typeThoroughbred Flat racing
Race information
Distance3600 metres
SurfaceTurf
TrackRight-handed
Qualification3-y-o +
Weight4-y-o+ 56kg, 3-y-o 54kg. Fillies & mares allowed 2kg.
Purse¥134,620,000 (total), ¥62,000,000 (winner)

It was first run in 1967 and was promoted to Grade 3 in 1984. The Stayers Stakes became a Grade 2 race in 1997.

Winners since 2000Edit

Year
Winner
Age
Jockey
Trainer
Time
2000 Hot Secret 4 Yoshitomi Shibata Yoshiyuki Goto 3:45.6
2001 Erimo Brian 4 Norihiro Yokoyama Izumi Shimizu 3:43.3
2002 Hot Secret 6 Yukio Okabe Yoshiyuki Goto 3:45.6
2003 Chakra 3 Hiroki Goto Akio Adachi 3:48.2
2004 Daitaku Bertram 6 Mirco Demuro Kojiro Hashiguchi 3:44.8
2005 Delta Blues 4 Olivier Peslier Katsuhiko Sumii 3:47.7
2006 Eye Popper 6 Olivier Peslier Izumi Shimizu 3:43.4
2007 Makihata Cyborg 5 Yutaka Yoshida Megumu Shinkawa 3:44.9
2008 Air Zipangu 5 Norihiro Yokoyama Hideaki Fujiwara 3:48.1
2009 Forgettable 3 Christophe Soumillon Yasutoshi Ishee 3:51.3
2010 Cosmo Helenos 3 Masami Matsuoka Masatatsu Kikukawa 3:43.4
2011 Meiner Kitz 8 Kosei Miura Sakae Kunieda 3:50.8
2012 Tokai Trick 10 Hiroshi Kitamura Kenji Nonaka 3:46.5
2013 Desperado 5 Norihiro Yokoyama Akio Adachi 3:45.2
2014 Desperado 6 Norihiro Yokoyama Akio Adachi 3:47.8
2015 Albert 4 Ryan Moore Noriyuki Hori 3:45.9
2016 Albert 5 Ryan Moore Noriyuki Hori 3:47.8[2]
2017 Albert 6 Ryan Moore Noriyuki Hori 3:43.0[3]
2018 Ridge Man 5 Masayoshi Ebina Yasushi Shono 3:45.2[4]
2019 Mondo Intero 7 William Buick Takahisa Tezuka 3:46.1[5]
2020 Ocea Great 4 Norihiro Yokoyama Masatatsu Kikukawa 3:52.0

Earlier winnersEdit

  • 1984 - Kane Kuroshio
  • 1985 - Hokkai Pegasus
  • 1986 - See Nan Lady
  • 1987 - Mount Nizon
  • 1988 - Slew O Dyna
  • 1989 - Slew O Dyna
  • 1990 - Doctor Spurt
  • 1991 - Meisho Vitoria
  • 1992 - Ayrton Symboli
  • 1993 - Ayrton Symboli
  • 1994 - Air Dublin
  • 1995 - Stage Champ
  • 1996 - Sage Wells
  • 1997 - Mejiro Bright
  • 1998 - Inter Flag
  • 1999 - Painted Black

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Stayers Stakes". Horse Racing in Japan.
  2. ^ "2016 result". Racing Post. 3 December 2016.
  3. ^ "2017 result". Racing Post. 2 December 2017.
  4. ^ "2018 result". Racing Post. 1 December 2018.
  5. ^ "2019 result". Racing Post. 30 November 2019.