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Sunline Stakes

The Sunline Stakes is a Moonee Valley Racing Club Group 2 Australian Thoroughbred horse race for fillies and mares aged three years old and upwards, under Weight for Age conditions, over a distance of 1600 metres.

The race is named in honour of the champion horse Sunline.

It is held annually at the Moonee Valley Racecourse in Melbourne.

Contents

Race history

Distance

  • 1981 - 2004 held over 1600 metres
  • 2005 held over 1500 metres
  • 2006 onwards held over 1600 metres

Class

  • 1981 – 1990 was a Listed Race
  • 1991 – 1994 was a Group 3
  • 1995 onwards Group 2

Name

  • 1981 - 2000 the race was known as the ‘Diamond Jubilee Stakes’
  • 2001 onwards the race has been called the ‘Sunline Stakes’


The winners

  • 2010 - Zarita [1]
  • 2009 - Subtle Cove [2]
  • 2008 - Laura's Charm [3]
  • 2007 - Like It Is [4]
  • 2006 - Candy Vale [5]
  • 2005 - Beautiful Gem [6]
  • 2004 - Sylvaner
  • 2003 - Tickle My
  • 2002 - Spurn
  • 2001 - Flushed
  • 2000 - Rose O’ War
  • 1999 - Vonanne
  • 1998 - Burning Embers
  • 1997 - Prefer An Angel
  • 1996 - Suma Peace
  • 1995 - Snap

  • 1994 - Not Related
  • 1993 - Excited Angel
  • 1992 - Acushla Marie
  • 1991 - Rockets Galore
  • 1990 - Marathon Star
  • 1989 - Boardwalk Angel
  • 1988 - Bianco Flyer
  • 1987 - Silver Satellite
  • 1986 - Deedle
  • 1985 - Mrs. Fitzherbet
  • 1984 - Special To Me
  • 1983 - Kalimna
  • 1982 - Lady Ice
  • 1981 - Epillette

See also

References




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