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Jaipur Stakes

Grade III race
Jaipur Stakes
Location Belmont Park
Elmont, New York, United States
Inaugurated 1984
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website Jaipur Stakes history at NYRA
Race information
Distance 6 furlong sprint
Track Grass, left-handed
Qualification Three-year-olds & up
Weight Assigned
Purse $200,000+

The Jaipur Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race for horses three-years-old and up run in mid June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. A Grade III race, it's set at a distance of 6 furlongs on turf.

Named for Jaipur, the Champion three-year old colt of 1962 who ran one of the most memorable Travers Stakes on record, [1] the Jaipur will be in its 27th running in 2010.

From 1986 to 2005 the race was run at 7 furlongs and at 6 furlongs in 1984-1985.

For three years: 1986, 1994, and 1995, it was run in two divisions.


Speed record:

  • 1:07.31 - Around the Cape (2006) (at 6 furlongs)
  • 1:20.06 - Nijinsky's Gold (1994) (at 7 furlongs)

Most wins:

  • 2 - Ecclesiastic (2005, 2007)

Most wins by an owner:

Most wins by a jockey:

Most wins by a trainer:








2009 Silver Timber 6 Eibar Coa Chad C. Brown Michael Dubb & High Grade Racing 1:07.60
2008 First Defence 4 Javier Castellano Robert J. Frankel Juddmonte Farms 1:09.48
2007 Ecclesiastic 6 Javier Castellano H. Allen Jerkens H. Joseph Allen 1:07.64
2006 Around the Cape 4 Cornelio Velasquez William I. Mott Live Oak Plantation Racing 1:07.31
2005 Ecclesiastic 4 Cornelio Velasquez H. Allen Jerkens H. Joseph Allen 1:20.71
2004 Multiple Choice 6 Javier Castellano James A. Jerkens Peter E. Blum 1:22.32
2003 Garnered 5 Victor Carrero H. Allen Jerkens Joseph V. Shields, Jr. 1:23.49
2002 Shibboleth 5 Jerry Bailey Robert J. Frankel Juddmonte Farms 1:20.08
2001 Affirmed Success 7 Jerry Bailey Richard Schosberg Albert Fried, Jr. 1:21.69
2000 Gone Fishin 4 John Velazquez Todd A. Pletcher Dogwood Stable 1:21.73
1999 Notoriety 6 Jose Espinoza H. Allen Jerkens Ethel Jacobs & Harbor View Farm 1:21.35
1998 Elusive Quality 5 Jerry Bailey William I. Mott Mohammed Al Maktoum 1:20.99
1997 Atraf 4 John Velazquez Kiaran McLaughlin Shadwell Stable 1:23.60
1996 Grand Continental 5 Richard Migliore Richard O'Connell Very Un Stable 1:23.78
1995 Inside The Beltway 4 Jorge F. Chavez Gary Sciacca Constantine P. Beler 1:21.00
1995 Mighty Forum 4 Gary Stevens Mark A. Hennig Team Valor 1:21.12
1994 Nijinsky's Gold 5 Jose A. Santos Richard Violette, Jr. Stanton Powell 1:20.06
1994 A In Sociology 4 Eddie Maple Philip G. Johnson Frederick E. Ronca 1:20.38
1993 Home of the Free 5 Jerry Bailey MacKenzie Miller Rokeby Stables 1:20.69
1992 To Freedom 4 Julie Krone John J. Tammaro III Herman Heinlein 1:22.83
1991 Kanatiyr 5 Jerry Bailey Richard Mettee Team Clover Stable 1:23.96
1990 Fourstardave 5 Mike E. Smith Leo O'Brien Richard M. Bomze 1:21.00
1989 Harp Islet 4 Craig Perret William I. Mott Bertram R. Firestone 1:27.00
1988 Real Courage 5 Jorge Velasquez Flint S. Schulhofer Frances A. Genter 1:22.00
1987 Raja's Revenge 4 Michael Venezia Frank LaBoccetta Edward Anchel 1:25.20
1986 Red Wing Dream 5 Jerry Bailey Roy Sedlacek Marc Barge 1:23.60
1986 Basket Weave 5 Richard Migliore Robert Reinacher, Jr. Greentree Stable 1:22.80
1985 Mt. Livermore 4 Jorge Velasquez D. Wayne Lukas Lloyd R. French 1:09.20
1984 Cannon Shell 5 Declan Murphy Chester Ross Seymour Cohn 1:09.20



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