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Danehill Stakes

The Danehill Stakes is a Victoria Racing Club Group 2 Australian Thoroughbred horse race held at set weights conditions, with penalties, for horses aged 3 years olds over a distance of 1200m. It is held annually at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne in September. Total prizemoney for the race is AUD$251,500.


Race history

  • The race was previously known as The Rory's Jester Stakes, The Black Douglas, The Hilton On THe Park, Crown Casino Stakes, Chivas Regal and L'Oreal Plate.
  • The race was elevated from Group 3 to Group 2 in 2009.

The winners

  • 2009 Black Caviar [1]
  • 2008 Aichi [2]
  • 2007 Tan Tat de Lago [3]
  • 2006 The One
  • 2005 Jet Spur
  • 2004 Fastnet Rock
  • 2003 Abdullah
  • 2002 Planchet
  • 2001 Chongtong
  • 2000 St Petersburg
  • 1999 Falvelon
  • 1998 Point Danger
  • 1997 Dantelah
  • 1996 Armidale
  • 1995 Gold Ace
  • 1994 Daring Hombre
  • 1993 Dancing Dynamite
  • 1992 Kenfair
  • 1991 Umatilla
  • 1990 Wrap Around
  • 1989 Gin Rhythm
  • 1988 Speeding Free
  • 1987 Grandiose
  • 1986 Cavalry
  • 1984 High Signal
  • 1983 Sculptor
  • 1982 Fiesta Star

See also



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