Victory Stakes

The Victory Stakes is a Brisbane Racing Club Group 2 Weight for Age Thoroughbred horse race, for horses aged three years old and upwards, over a distance of 1200 metres at Eagle Farm Racecourse, during the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival.[1] Total prizemoney is A$250,000.

Victory Stakes
Group 2 race
LocationEagle Farm Racecourse, Brisbane, Australia
Inaugurated1980
Race typeThoroughbred - Flat racing
SponsorTAB (2022)
Race information
Distance1,200 metres
SurfaceTurf
TrackRight-handed
QualificationThree year old and older
WeightWeight for Age
PurseA$250,000 (2022)
BonusesWinner ballot exemption from the Stradbroke Handicap

HistoryEdit

The original race was named in honour of Sir Byrne Hart (1895–1989), who was a soldier, accountant, company director and served as chairman of the Queensland Turf Club (1966-74).[2]

NameEdit

  • 1980–1982 - Sir Byrne Hart Handicap[3]
  • 1983 - The XXXX[4]
  • 1984 - The XXXX Quality Hcp[5]
  • 1985 - Crest International Cup[6]
  • 1986 - Mayfair-Crest International Cup[7]
  • 1987–1988 - Sir Byrne Hart Quality Handicap
  • 1989–2009 - Sir Byrne Hart Stakes
  • 2010 onwards - Victory Stakes

DistanceEdit

  • 1980–1982 – 1810 metres
  • 1983 – 1866 metres
  • 1984–1985 – 2100 metres
  • 1986–1987 – 2125 metres
  • 1988 – 1830 metres
  • 1989–2005 – 1400 metres
  • 2006 onwards - 1200 metres

GradeEdit

  • 1980 - Listed Race
  • 1981–1991 - Group 3
  • 1992 onwards - Group 2

VenueEdit

Past winnersEdit

  • 2022 - Count De Rupee[8]
  • 2021 - Niccanova[9]
  • 2020 - Victorem[10]
  • 2019 - I Am Excited[11]
  • 2018 - Impending[12]
  • 2017 - Music Magnate[13]
  • 2016 - Fell Swoop[14]
  • 2015 - Srikandi[15]
  • 2014 - Temple Of Boom[16]
  • 2013 - Buffering[17]
  • 2012 - Meeting abandoned[18]
  • 2011 - Buffering[19]
  • 2010 - Ghetto Blaster[20]
  • 2009 - Swiss Ace[21]
  • 2008 - Swiss Ace[22]
  • 2007 - Mitanni[23]
  • 2006 - All Bar One[24]
  • 2005 - Wager[25]
  • 2004 - Only Words[26]
  • 2003 - Tit For Taat[27]
  • 2002 - Mr Bureaucrat[28]
  • 2001 - Make Mine Magic[29]
  • 2000 - Cheiron[30]
  • 1999 - Roulette[31]
  • 1998 - Summer Beau[32]
  • 1997 - Quick Flick[33]
  • 1996 - Meeting abandoned
  • 1995 - Pride Of Rancho[34]
  • 1994 - Lets Hurry[35]
  • 1993 - Chortle[36]
  • 1992 - Majestic Boy[37]
  • 1991 - Rough Habit[38]
  • 1990 - Noble Clubs[39]
  • 1989 - Groucho[40]
  • 1988 - Finezza Belle[41]
  • 1987 - Joindre[42]
  • 1986 - Handy Proverb[7]
  • 1985 - Noble Lad[6]
  • 1984 - Roipeka[5]
  • 1983 - Home Maid[4]
  • 1982 - Coe[3]
  • 1981 - Private Thoughts
  • 1980 - Golden Rhapsody

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Winners and Past Results for the Sir Byrne Hart Stakes". Progroup Racing (Australia). 2012. Retrieved 20 April 2013.
  2. ^ McGinness, Mark (2007). "Sir Byrne Hart". Australian Dictionary of Biography. Australian National University. Retrieved 21 April 2013.
  3. ^ a b "Eagle Farm (Official 1982 Results)". The Age, Melbourne. Google News(Digitize newspaper). 10 May 1982. p. 23 (column 3). Retrieved 21 April 2013.
  4. ^ a b "1983 Result – The XXXX (held 7 May 1983)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  5. ^ a b "1984 Result – The XXXX Quality Hcp (held 12 May 1984)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  6. ^ a b "1985 Result – Crest International Cup (held 11 May 1985)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  7. ^ a b "1986 Result – Mayfair-Crest Inter. Cup (held 10 May 1986)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  8. ^ "2022 Result – TAB Victory Stakes (held 30 April 2022)". breednet.com.au. Retrieved 30 April 2022.
  9. ^ "2021 Result – TAB Victory Stakes (held 1 May 2021)". breednet.com. Retrieved 1 May 2021.
  10. ^ "2020 Result – TAB Victory Stakes (held 23 May 2020)". breednet.com. Retrieved 23 May 2020.
  11. ^ "2019 Result – TAB Victory Stakes (held 27 April 2019)". breednet.com. Retrieved 28 April 2019.
  12. ^ "2018 Result – Hiflow Victory Stakes (held 28 April 2018)". breednet.com. Retrieved 28 April 2018.
  13. ^ "2017 Result – Victory Stks (held 29 April 2017)". breednet.com. Retrieved 29 April 2017.
  14. ^ "2016 Result – National Fire Ind Victory Stks (held 29 April 2016)". breednet.com. Retrieved 30 April 2016.
  15. ^ "2015 Result – Smeg Victory Stakes(held 25 April 2015)". breednet.com. Retrieved 25 April 2015.
  16. ^ "2014 Result – Greenslopes Priv. Victory Stks (held 26 April 2014)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  17. ^ "2013 Result – Coca-Cola Victory Stakes (held 27 April 2013)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  18. ^ Ling, Isaac (28 April 2012). "Eagle Farm Abandoned". horseracing.com.au. Retrieved 21 April 2013. Eagle Farm meeting in Brisbane has been abandoned due to overnight inclement weather... the Group 2 Victory Stakes as well as the Group 3 Gunsynd Classic.
  19. ^ "2011 Result – Brisbane R.C. Victory Stakes (held 30 April 2011)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  20. ^ "2010 Result – Coca-Cola Amatil Victory Stks (held 1 May 2010)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  21. ^ "2009 Result – Greenslopes Sir Byrne Hart Stk (held 25 April 2009)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  22. ^ "2008 Result – Sir Byrne Hart (held 26 April 2008)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  23. ^ "2007 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stakes (held 28 April 2007)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  24. ^ "2006 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 29 April 2006)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  25. ^ "2005 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 7 May 2005)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  26. ^ "2004 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 8 May 2004)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  27. ^ "2003 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 3 May 2003)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  28. ^ "2002 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 4 May 2002)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  29. ^ "2001 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 5 May 2001)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  30. ^ "2000 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 6 May 2000)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  31. ^ "1999 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 8 May 1999)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  32. ^ "1998 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 2 May 1998)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  33. ^ "1997 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 3 May 1997)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  34. ^ "1995 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 6 May 1995)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  35. ^ "1994 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 7 May 1994)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  36. ^ "1993 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 8 May 1993)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  37. ^ "1992 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 9 May 1992)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  38. ^ "1991 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 11 May 1991)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  39. ^ "1990 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 12 May 1990)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  40. ^ "1989 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Stks (held 6 May 1989)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  41. ^ "1988 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Qlty Hcp (held 7 May 1988)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
  42. ^ "1987 Result – Sir Byrne Hart Qlty Hcp (held 9 May 1987)". breednet.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015.