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The Telegraph Handicap is a Group One New Zealand horse race. Held at Trentham in January, it is held over 1200 metres and is New Zealand's premier sprint race with a purse of NZ$250,000.

Telegraph Handicap
Group I race
LocationTrentham Racecourse
Wellington, New Zealand
Inaugurated1891
Race typeThoroughbred - Flat racing
Websitewww.trentham.co.nz
Race information
Distance1200m (6 furlongs)
SurfaceTurf
TrackLeft-handed
QualificationThree-year-olds and up
WeightSet Weights & Penalties
PurseNZ$250,000

Previous winnersEdit

Year
Winner
2019 Enzo's Lad
2018 Enzo's Lad
2017 Signify
2016 Adventador
2015 Sacred Star
2014 Irish Fling
2013 Final Touch
2012 Guiseppina
2011 Mufhasa
2010 Vonusti
2009 Mufhasa
2008 Seachange
2007 Darci Brahma
2006 Gee I Jane
2005 Keeninsky
2004 King's Chapel
2003 Tit For Taat
2002 Vinaka
2001 Star Of Gold
2000 Fritz
1999 Bawalaksana
1998 Vegas
1997 O'Reilly
1996 Loader
1995 Lord Tridan
1994 Lady Madonna
1993 Victory Dias
1992 Morar
1991 Vain Sovereign
1990 Mr Tiz
1989 Mr Tiz & Festal (Dead Heat)
1988 Courier Bay
1987 Courier Bay

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