Looking for early info on this year’s Bobbie Lewis Quality? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
The Bobbie Lewis Quality is a Group 2 sprint race held down the famous Flemington ‘Straight Six’, the 1200m dash contested under quality handicap conditions by horses aged four-years-old and above as part of the Makybe Diva Stakes Day card.
Held in mid-September each Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, the Bobbie Lewis Quality has held Group 2 status since 2015, now offers $230,000 and serves as a nice lead-up to the Group 1 spring sprint races including the Group 1 VRC Sprint Classic (1200m) over the Melbourne Cup Carnival.
BOBBIE LEWIS QUALITY 2021 – Fast Facts
- Race Day: Saturday 11th September, 2021
- Track: Flemington Racecourse
- Surface: Turf
- Track: Left handed
- Distance: 1,200m
- Weight Class: Quality Handicap
- Qualification: Four-years-old and up
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 2
- Operator: Victoria Racing Club
- Purse: $300,000
- Inaugural Race: 1974
- 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality Winner: Splintex
bobbie lewis quality 2021 RESULTS
The official 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality results will be available below once the race takes place on Saturday September 11, 2021.
- #4 Splintex
- #9 Away Game
- #5 The Astrologist
The Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 results saw the Mark Newnham-trained son of Snitzel Splintex ($13) enjoy a narrow victory over classy mare Away Game with The Astrologist in a close third.
bobbie lewis quality 2021 Betting
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Bobbie Lewis Quality|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Bobbie Lewis Quality.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Bobbie Lewis Quality. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Bobbie Lewis Quality, 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 Bobbie Lewis Quality, in order to win the Quinella.|
|Exacta Bet||You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within the Bobbie Lewis Quality to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Bobbie Lewis Quality to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Bobbie Lewis Qualityto 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 Bobbie Lewis Quality, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Bobbie Lewis in 2021
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- Make sure to check out the form guide, once it’s released
- Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 Odds
Early market betting odds on the 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality will be displayed below once available. Odds are subject to fluctuation. For current odds on all of our live markets, please visit neds.com.au.
WHICH HORSE WILL WIN THE Bobbie Lewis Quality IN 2021
The best way to pick which horse will win the Bobbie Lewis Quality in 2021 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 consideration are as follows:
- Straight Six – Watching for horses with a proven record down the iconic Flemington ‘Straight Six’ track can be key.
- First-Up – Many spring sprinters kick off their campaigns in the race so looking for proven fresh performers often pays.
- Past Performers – Any past Bobbie Lewis Quality performers that ran top three last season make a nice bet if they’re returning and in good form.
Bobbie Lewis Quality FAVOURITES 2021
The early 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality favourites include the Tony Gollan-trained Magic Millions Sprint winner from the summer Jonker and the autumn’s Group 1 Newmarket Handicap winner at the track and distance Zoutori.
Redkirk Warrior ($4 in 2017) followed by Zoutori ($4.60EF in 2020) are the latest favourites in Bobbie Lewis Quality betting to salute for the punters.
Bobbie Lewis Quality FIELD 2021
The official line-up of horses in the 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality final field will be announced by Racing Victoria the Wednesday of race week and published in full below.
The Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 field is down to 14 sprinters following the early withdrawal of Roheryn and markets are narrowly led by returning Group 1 Kingsford-Smith Cup runner-up from the winter Jonker.
- Scratched: #6 Roheryn (7)
Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 Tips
Favourite: #2 Jonker ($4.50 at time of publish)
Best Bet: #9 Away Game ($6 at time of publish)
Best Roughie: #14 Too Good Too Hard ($26 at time of publish)
Our insider tips on the 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality will be detailed here the week of the race and a full Makybe Diva Stakes Day betting preview available on the Neds Blog.
Bobbie Lewis Quality RACE DAY 2021
The 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality takes place on Saturday September 11, 2021 at Flemington Racecourse as part of Makybe Diva Stakes Day 2021. The meeting features the other following Group status races:
- Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m);
- Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m); and the
- Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes (1400m).
BOBBie Lewis Quality 2021 BARRIER DRAW
The Bobbie Lewis Quality barrier draw takes place following final acceptances on the Wednesday of race week. The official 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality barriers will be available in our above Bobbie Lewis Quality Field section.
Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 Nominations
Nominations for the Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 are taken the Monday of race week with the full list of early entries to be made available below.
Twenty sprinters are nominated for the 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality this weekend including straight track specialist Zoutori and the all-in Tony Gollan-trained favourite Jonker.
|LAST 10||HORSE||SEX||AGE||TRAINER||HCP RATING|
|1||5x2330x312||AWAY GAME||M||4||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||102|
|2||x46007x86x||BEGOOD TOYA MOTHER||G||7||Daniel Bowman||99|
|3||1270×32151||EXPRESS PASS||G||5||Nick Ryan||97|
|4||27x111x2x4||FRONT PAGE||G||5||Geoff Duryea||86|
|5||30x334469x||GALAXY RAIDER||G||9||Grahame Begg||89|
|6||2x7x4560x7||GREYWORM||G||7||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||101|
|8||12x1101x24||LA MEXICANA||M||4||Anthony & Sam Freedman||88|
|9||4457x0140x||LUNAR FOX||H||4||Paul Preusker||105|
|11||59146x243x||RIDDLE ME THAT||G||5||Matt Laurie||95|
|13||0x311x76x7||SIRIUS SUSPECT||G||7||Saab Hasan||96|
|15||145×541131||THE ASTROLOGIST||G||5||Leon & Troy Corstens||104|
|16||2233×77113||TOO GOOD TOO HARD||M||6||Phillip Stokes||92|
|17||3610×32111||TURAATH (GB)||M||5||Maddie Raymond||81|
|18||x51267313x||VASSILATOR (NZ)||G||6||Colin Little & Matthew Lindsay||101|
|19||7287575143||YULONG STORM (USA)||G||6||Nathan Hobson||77|
|20||x114x7140x||ZOUTORI||G||6||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||113|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 WEIGHTS
Quality handicap conditions apply. Final weights will be announced by 4:00 PM on the Tuesday of race week. The official Bobbie Lewis Quality weights will be available in our above Bobbie Lewis Quality Field section.
2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality Top Weight:
- #1 Zoutori (59.5kg)
Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 ACCEPTANCES
Acceptances must be declared before 9:00 AM on the Wednesday of race week. The official Bobbie Lewis Quality acceptances will be available in our above Bobbie Lewis Quality Field section.
Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 JOCKEYS
The final riders announcement is at 12:00 PM on the Wednesday of race week. The official Bobbie Lewis Quality jockeys will be available in our above Bobbie Lewis Quality Field section.
Bobbie Lewis Quality SCRATCHINGS 2021
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 11th of September, 2021.
2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality Scratchings:
- #6 Roheryn (7)
Bobbie Lewis Quality PRIZE MONEY 2021
Prize money is set at $300,000 including $180,000 going to the Bobbie Lewis Quality winner.
Bobbie Lewis Quality RACE NUMBER 2021
The 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality is set to run as Flemington Race 7 at 4:15pm (AEST) on Saturday September 11, 2021. Makybe Diva Stakes Day features nine races in total.
Bobbie Lewis Quality 2021 Form Guide
The final form guide will be available the week before the race. You can check below for a link to our full 2021 Bobbie Lewis Quality Form Guide following final acceptances.
bobbie lewis quality Winners
Winners and placegetters in the Bobbie Lewis Quality going back to 2000 are displayed in the table below.
|2021||Splintex||Away Game||The Astrologist||1:09.6|
|2018||Dothraki||First Among Equals||Kemono||1:09.8|
|2017||Redkirk Warrior||Scales Of Justice||Land Of Plenty||1:09.9|
|2016||Faatinah||Tivaci||We’ve Got This||1:09.1|
|2015||Churchill Dancer||Under The Louvre||Gregers||1:08.8|
|2014||Chautauqua||Temple Of Boom||In Cahoots||1:08.1|
|2013||Speediness||Temple Of Boom||Albrecht||1:09.4|
|2012||We’re Gonna Rock||Spirit Of Boom||Title||1:10.8|
|2011||Lone Rock||Bel Sprinter||Danzylum||1:08.8|
|2010||Doubtful Jack||Beltrois||About Ready||1:11.4|
|2009||Swift Alliance||Gold Salute||Chasm||1:09.9|
|2008||Bon Hoffa||Grand Duels||Orange County||1:09.8|
|2007||Bon Hoffa||Swick||Flash Trick||1:10.3|
|2006||Bel Danoro||Perfectly Ready||Volitant||1:09.6|
|2004||Face Value||Via De Lago||Scaredee Cat||1:11.0|
|2003||Titanic Jack||Bomber Bill||The Big Chill||1:09.8|
|2002||Chong Tong||Rubitano||Royal Code||1:10.9|
|2001||Scenic Peak||Calm Smytzer =2||Dash For Cash =2||1:06.7|
|2000||Ruthless Tycoon||Porto Roca||Manner Hill||1:12.5|