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R. N. Irwin Stakes

The R. N. Irwin Stakes is a Group 3 Australian Thoroughbred horse race for horses aged three years old and upwards, run over a distance of 1100 metres at Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide.

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Race history

Distance

  • 1955 - 1972 held over 6 furlongs (approx. 1200 mrtres)
  • 1973 - 1974 held over 1200 mrtres
  • 1975 - 1979 held over 1100 metres
  • 1980 - 1981 held over 1450 metres
  • 1982 - 1985 held over 1200 metres
  • 1986 - 1998 held over 1100 metres
  • 1999 - 2000 held over 1450 metres
  • 2001 - 2002 held over 1000 metres
  • 2003 onwards held over 1100 metres

Class

  • 1955 – 1979 was a Principal Race
  • 1980 – 1990 was a Group 2
  • 1991 onwards Group 3

Name

  • 1955 onwards the race has been called the ‘R.N. Irwin Stakes’

The winners

  • 2010 - Augusta Proud [1]
  • 2009 - Diplomatic Force [2]
  • 2008 - Here De Angels
  • 2007 - Flying Object
  • 2006 - Leone Chiara
  • 2005 - Super Elegant
  • 2004 - Stand By Me
  • 2003 - Bomber Bill
  • 2002 - Regal Kiss
  • 2001 - Stand By Me
  • 2000 - Suit
  • 1999 - Sports
  • 1998 - La Baraka
  • 1997 - Scorn Bold
  • 1996 - Scorn Bold
  • 1995 - Hero Wind
  • 1994 - Kenvain
  • 1993 - Hot Arch
  • 1992 - Street Ruffian
  • 1991 - Beau George

  • 1990 - Leica Western
  • 1989 - Jet Fighter
  • 1987 - Lord Galaxy
  • 1985 - Red Tempo
  • 1984 - Copper Rocket
  • 1983 - Montrose Lass
  • 1982 - Galleon
  • 1981 - Ducatoon
  • 1980 - Domax
  • 1979 - Stormy Rex
  • 1978 - Lipman
  • 1977 - Silent Gift
  • 1976 - High Value
  • 1975 - Red Loam
  • 1974 - Toltrice
  • 1973 - Idolou
  • 1972 - Eastern Court

  • 1971 - Sanderae
  • 1970 - Fileur
  • 1969 - Steel Helmet
  • 1968 - Fileur
  • 1967 - Sunny Coronation
  • 1966 - Contempler
  • 1965 - Millionairess
  • 1964 - Naelyn
  • 1963 - Benibasha
  • 1962 - Kelvin Valley
  • 1961 - Rain King
  • 1960 - Bomba
  • 1958 - Sleep Tight
  • 1957 - In Transit
  • 1956 - Columbo King
  • 1955 - Never Rest

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