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Bill Ritchie Handicap

The Bill Ritchie Handicap is a AJC Group 3 Australian Thoroughbred open quality handicap horse race for three year olds and upwards, over a distance of 1400 metres. It is held annually at Randwick Racecourse in Sydney in September. Total prize money for the race is AUD$125,000.

The race is named for the New South Wales racehorse owner-breeder Bill Ritchie.


Race history

  • The race was upgraded from a Listed race to Group 3 in 1998.

The winners

  • 2009 McClintock [1]
  • 2008 Judged [2]
  • 2007 Race not run
  • 2006 Coalesce
  • 2005 Flaming
  • 2004 Osca Warrior
  • 2003 Zabarra
  • 2002 Zabarra
  • 2001 Fouardee
  • 2000 Landsighting
  • 1999 Brave Prince
  • 1998 Bezeal Bay
  • 1997 Holy Roller
  • 1996 Mamzelle Pedrille
  • 1995 Monopolize
  • 1994 Rouslan
  • 1993 Belas Knap
  • 1992 Prince Of Praise
  • 1991 Rechabite
  • 1990 Our Poverty Bay
  • 1989 Royal Reel
  • 1988 Pleasant Flight
  • 1987 Royal Reel
  • 1986 Full Page
  • 1985 Dinky Flyer

See also



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