Looking for early info on this year’s Caulfield Sprint? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
Run over 1,000 metres, the Caulfield Sprint is a Group 2 race taking place at Caulfield Racecourse. With a $300,000 prize purse, it attracts some of Australia’s best sprinters.
Starting out as a Listed Race, this race was upgraded to Group 3 status in 1993, followed by Group 2 status in 1999.
This race serves as a good lead up for the Darley Classic.
Caulfield Sprint 2019 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Saturday, October 19th, 2019
- Track Location: Caulfield Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Left-handed
- Race Distance: 1,000 metres
- Weight Conditions: Handicap
- Qualification: Open (Maidens ineligible)
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 2
- Prize Purse: $300,000
- Inaugural Race: 1983
Caulfield Sprint Betting
There are many different ways to bet on the Caulfield Sprint, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Caulfield Sprint|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Caulfield Sprint.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Caulfield Sprint. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Caulfield Sprint, 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 Caulfield Sprint, in order to win the Quinella.|
|Exacta Bet||You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within the Caulfield Sprint to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Caulfield Sprint to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Caulfield Sprint 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 Caulfield Sprint, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Caulfield Sprint
- 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 Caulfield Sprint Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Caulfield Sprint 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 Caulfield Sprint here.
(Please note that the odds below are from 04/10/2019, prior to acceptances).
|All In||Win Odds||Place Odds|
Which Horse Will Win The Caulfield Sprint
The best way to pick who will win the Caulfield Sprint 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:
- Favourite Flair – This race’s results has been dominated by favourite and horses offering single digit odds.
- Female Performers – Mares have a good record in this race, with quite a few first places taken in recent years.
Caulfield Sprint Favourites
Early favourites include TBA #1, TBA #2 and TBA #3.
Caulfield Sprint 2019 Field
Once nominations are released. we will display the 16 most likely runners to make the field below.
Caulfield Sprint 2019 Tips
Best Bet: TBA.
Best Roughie: TBA.
Caulfield Sprint Race Day
Race day takes place on Saturday, the 19th of October, 2019.
Caulfield Sprint Barrier Draw
The 2019 Caulfield Sprint barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.
Caulfield Sprint Nominations
Nominations close by 12:00 PM on Monday, the 14th of October, 2019.
Caulfield Sprint Weights
Handicap conditions apply to this race. Final weights will be announced by 4:00 PM on Monday, the 14th of October, 2019.
Caulfield Sprint Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM on Wednesday, the 16th of October, 2019.
Caulfield Sprint Jockeys
The final riders announcement is at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, the 16th of
Caulfield Sprint Scratchings
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 19th of October, 2019.
Caulfield Sprint Prize Money
The Caulfield Sprint prize purse is worth $300,000 in total, distributed from places first through to eighth.
Caulfield Sprint Race Number
The Caulfield Sprint is race number 5 on Saturday, the 19th of October, 2019. There are ten races in total that day at Caulfield Racecourse.
Caulfield Sprint 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 Caulfield Sprint has been released.
Caulfield Sprint Live
You can watch or listen to the 2019 Caulfield Sprint live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Caulfield Sprint Winners
Winners of the Caulfield Sprint for the past five years are displayed in the table below. For a full list of winners, please visit our winners page for this race.
|2018||Eduardo||Sarah Zschoke||Brian Park||53 kgs||0:58.43|
|2017||Snitty Kitty||Henry Dwyer||Beau Mertens||53 kgs||0:56.28|
|2016||Our Boy Malachi||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||Dwayne Dunn||57 kgs||0:57.72|
Miracles Of Life
|2013||Spirit Of Boom||Tony Gollan||Nicholas Hall||58 kgs||1:04.70|
|2012||Howmuchdoyouloveme||Con Karakatsanis||Brenton Avdulla||54.5 kgs||1:03.16|
|2011||Sepoy||Peter Snowden||Kerrin McEvoy||55.5 kgs||1:03.11|
|2010||Set For Fame||Peter Moody||Luke Nolen||54 kgs||1:05.42|
|2009||First Command||Lee Freedman||Dwayne Dunn||56.5 kgs||1:04.21|
|2008||Sunburnt Land||Mathew Ellerton||Chris Symons||56.5 kgs||1:03.66|
|2007||Tesbury Jack||Julie Scott||Darren Gauci||54.5 kgs||1:02.52|
|2006||Biscayne Bay||Paul Perry||Greg Childs||53 kgs||1:02.47|
|2005||Jet Spur||John O’Shea||Stephen Baster||52 kgs||1:02.19|
|2004||Lilando||Andrew Noblet||Corey Brown||52 kgs||1:04.06|
|2003||Blur||Colin Little||Steven King||51.5 kgs||1:03.51|
|2002||Rubitano||Brian Mayfield-Smith||Nash Rawiller||58 kgs||1:03.07|
|2001||Windigo||Ramon Goldsmith||Nash Rawiller||55 kgs||1:04.06|
|2000||Camena||Gerald Ryan||Jim Byrne||53 kgs||1:02.41|
|1999||Notoire||Paul Perry||Greg Hall||54 kgs||1:03.95|