Looking for early info on this year’s Belle Of The Turf Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
Run over 1,600 metres, the Belle Of The Turf Stakes is a Group 3 race taking place at Gosford Racetrack. With a $160,000 prize purse, it attracts many nominations from across the state.
Starting out as a Listed race, this race was made a Group 3 race in 2014.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes 2019 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Friday, December 27th, 2019
- Track Location: Gosford Racetrack
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Right-handed
- Race Distance: 1,600 metres
- Weight Conditions: Quality handicap
- Qualification: Three year olds and over
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 3
- Prize Purse: $170,000
- Inaugural Race: 1988
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Betting
There are many different ways to bet on the Belle Of The Turf Stakes, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Belle Of The Turf Stakes|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Belle Of The Turf Stakes.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Belle Of The Turf Stakes. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Belle Of The Turf Stakes, you will collect both the Win and the Place dividend. If your horse finishes 2nd or 3rd you will collect the Place dividend.|
|Quinella Bet||You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in any order, within the Belle Of The Turf Stakes, in order to win the Quinella.|
|Exacta Bet||You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within the Belle Of The Turf Stakes to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Belle Of The Turf Stakes to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Belle Of The Turf Stakes to win the First 4.|
|Quadrella Bet (Quaddie)||You must select the winners of four nominated races to win the Quaddie. This means you would have to select three other races apart from the Belle Of The Turf Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Belle Of The Turf Stakes
- Log in at neds.com.au
- Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
- Make sure to check out form guide, once it’s released
- Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options, please read our section on Belle Of The Turf Stakes Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes 2019 Odds
Early market odds are displayed below. If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2019 edition of the Belle Of The Turf Stakes here.
(Please note that the odds below are from 21/11/2019).
|All In||Win Odds||Place Odds|
Which Horse Will Win The Belle Of The Turf Stakes
The best way to pick who will win the Belle Of The Turf Stakes is to take into account the form, assess the barriers, consider the weight the horse will carry, among other factors.
Additional factors to take into considerations are as follows:
- Sydney Runners – Look for horses that have recently done well at Warwick Farm and Rosehill Gardens.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Favourites
Early favourites include TBA #1, TBA #2 and TBA #3.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes 2019 Field
We will display the field once released to the public.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes 2019 Tips
Best Bet: TBA.
Best Roughie: TBA.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Race Day
Race day takes place on Friday, the 27th of December, 2019.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Barrier Draw
The 2019 Belle Of The Turf Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Nominations
Nominations close at 11:00 AM on Friday, the 20th of December, 2019.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Weights
A quality handicap applies to this race. Final weights will be announced by 4:00 PM on Monday, the 23rd of December, 2019.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9:00 AM on Tuesday, the 24th of
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Jockeys
The final riders announcement is at 12:00 PM on Tuesday, the 24th of
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Scratchings
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Friday, the 27th of December, 2019.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Prize Money
The Belle Of The Turf Stakes prize purse is worth $170,000 in total, distributed from places first through tenth.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Race Number
The Belle Of The Turf Stakes is race number 1 on Friday, the 27th of December, 2019. There are seven races in total that day at Gosford Racetrack.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Form Guide
The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check our full form guide closer to race day to see if the form guide for 2019’s Belle Of The Turf Stakes has been released.
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Live
You can watch or listen to the 2019 Belle Of The Turf Stakes live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Winners
Winners of the Belle Of The Turf Stakes for the past nineteen years are displayed in the table below.
|2018||Sexy Eyes||Chris Waller||Jay Ford||54kg||1:37.03|
|2017||Pecans||Joseph Pride||Corey Brown||54kg||1:36.30|
|2016||Imposing Lass||Bjorn Baker||Jason Collett||58kg||1:35.79|
|2015||Ammirata||Joseph Pride||Sam Clipperton||57kg||1:38.48|
|2014||Mamwaazel||Chris Waller||Glyn Schofield||54kg||1:37.26|
|2013||Myamira||Rodney Northam||Robert Thompson||54kg||1:36.53|
|2012||Cathay Lady||John Sargent||Blake Shinn||54kg||1:36.27|
|2011||Skyerush||Guy Walter||Hugh Bowman||57kg||1:37.34|
|2010||Hidden Wonder||Kris Lees||Jay Ford||56.5kg||1:37.55|
|2009||Messenger||Anthony Cummings||Tim Clark||53kg||1:37.33|
|2008||Prima Nova||Anthony Cummings||Joshua Parr||53kg||1:36.43|
|2006||Pekalan||Albert Stapleford||Danny Beasley||56.5kg||1:38.59|
|2005||Wild Queen||Gai Waterhouse||Lenny Beasley||57kg||1:38.56|
|2004||Hec Of A Party||Gai Waterhouse||Hugh Bowman||56.5kg||1:37.84|
|2003||Imperatrix||John Hawkes||Corey Brown||55kg||1:38.88|
|2002||Rosa Marada||Graeme Rogerson||Brent Stanley||53kg||1:40.00|
|2001||Dandify||Jack Denham||Corey Brown||57.5kg||1:38.33|
|2000||Avilde||John Hawkes||Larry Cassidy||56kg||1:38.39|
|1999||Rubitoff||Rod Craig||Grant Cooksley||52kg||1:37.77|