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T J Smith Stakes

The T J Smith Stakes is a Group 1 Australian Thoroughbred horse race at Weight for Age run over a distance of 1200 metres at Randwick Racecourse, Sydney in March/April. The TJ Smith is named after the legendary Australian trainer Tommy Smith. The prizemoney in 2008 was AUD$500,000.

Race history

This race gained Group 1 status in 2005.</br> 2002 / 2003 was Group 2.</br> 1998 - 2001 was Group 3.</br> 1997 was a Listed Race.</br> 1996 / 1997 known as Endeavour Stakes

The winners

  • 2010 - Melito [1]
  • 2007 - Bentley Biscuit [4]
  • 2006 - Red Oog [5]
  • 2005 - Shamekha
  • 2004 - Dilly Dally
  • 2003 - Spinning Hill
  • 2002 - Phoenix Park
  • 2001 - Century Kid
  • 2000 - Shy Hero
  • 1999 - Ab Initio
  • 1998 - La Baraka



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