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Sapphire Stakes (Australia)

The Sapphire Stakes is an Australian Jockey Club Group 2 Thoroughbred horse race for three year olds and upward, fillies and mares, at set weights with penalties, over a distance of 1200 metres. It is held annually at Randwick Racecourse in Sydney in April. Total prize money for the race is AUD$150,000.


Race history

  • The race was a Listed class race before 2002
  • The race was upgraded from a Group 3 to Group 2 in 2007.

The winners

  • 2010 Renaissance [1]
  • 2009 Court [2]
  • 2008 Belong to Many [3]
  • 2007 Fire Song [4]
  • 2006 Coolroom Candidate [5]
  • 2005 Glamour Puss
  • 2004 Recurring
  • 2003 Fatoon
  • 2002 Fair Embrace
  • 2001 Spinning Hill
  • 2000 Spinning Hill
  • 1999 Snippet's Lass
  • 1998 What Can I Say
      • In 1999 Little Pattie was first past the post, but later disqualified for returning a positive swab.

See also



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