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Bletchingly Stakes

The Bletchingly Stakes is a Group 3 Australian Thoroughbred horse race held under Weight for age conditions, over a distance of 1200 metres. It is held at Caulfield Racecourse annually in August and is the first Group race held in Melbourne each season. Total prizemoney for the race is AUD$125,000 with $75,000 for first place.

The race was first held in 1994 and is named in honour of the former champion racehorse and sire Bletchingly.

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Race history

  • 1994 - 2003 held over 1100 metres
  • 2004 onwards held over 1200 etresm
  • 1994 - 1996 held listed status
  • 1997 onwards has held Group 3 status

The winners

  • 2009 - Let Go Thommo [1]
  • 2008 - Commanding Hope [2]
  • 2006 - Minson
  • 2005 - Regal Roller
  • 2004 - Le Zagaletta
  • 2003 - Super Elegant
  • 2002 - Rubitano
  • 2001 - Windigo
  • 2000 - Dandy Kid
  • 1999 - Sports
  • 1998 - Jugulator
  • 1997 - Blazing Reality
  • 1996 - You Remember
  • 1995 - You Remember
  • 1994 - Poetic King

See also

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