Colgate Optic White Stakes 2018

Known as the George Main Stakes until 2015, and still referred to by its original name by many in the industry, the Colgate Optic White Stakes has been won by Winx the past two years, with most bookmakers odds heavily hinting at a third win in 2018.

Horses that do well in the Colgate Optic Stakes are often destined for a start at the Epsom Handicap. In fact, the winner of the Colgate Optic Stakes receives ballot exempt status for the Epsom Handicap, granting them them an automatic entry into the field.

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 – Fast Facts

  • Race Day: Saturday, 21 September 2018
  • Race Starts: 3:15PM
  • Track: Randwick Racecourse
  • Surface: Turf
  • Direction: Right-handed
  • Distance: 1600m
  • Weight Class: Weight for Age
  • Qualification: Three year olds and over
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 1
  • Operator: Australian Turf Club
  • Purse: $500,000
  • Inaugural Race: 1945

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 Betting

Bet Type How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Colgate Optic White Stakes
Win Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Colgate Optic White Stakes.
Place Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Colgate Optic White Stakes. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.
Each-Way Bet If your runner finishes 1st in the Colgate Optic White 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 Colgate Optic White 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 Colgate Optic White Stakes to win the Exacta.
Trifecta Bet You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Colgate Optic White Stakes to win the Trifecta.
First Four You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Colgate Optic White 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 Colgate Optic White Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.

 

How To Bet On The Colgate Optic White Stakes In 2019

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  1. Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
  2. Make sure to check out the form guide, once it’s released
  3. Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options
  4. Select the horse(s) for the race.

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 Horses (Field)

The early market has opened and the twelve most likely runners on the day appear below.

Horse Age Sex Past Winnings Trainer
WINX 7 Mare $18,998,425 Chris Waller
KEMENTARI 4 Horse $1,508,850 James Cummings
PIERATA 4 Horse $2,362,650 Gregory Hickman
HAPPY CLAPPER 8 Gelding $6,340,050 Patrick Webster
HUMIDOR 6 Gelding $2,814,415 Darren Weir
LE ROMAIN 6 Gelding $2,707,075 Kris Lees
LANCIATO 6 Gelding $420,830 Mark Newham
ALIZEE 4 Mare $1,410,350 James Cummings
D’ARGENTO 4 Horse $704,275 Chris Waller
UNFORGOTTEN 4 Mare $1,095,520 Chris Waller
CRACK ME UP 5 Gelding $722,250 Liam Birchley
EGG TART 5 Mare $1,115,490 Chris Waller

 

Colgate Optic White 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 2018 Colgate Optic White Stakes here(Please note that these odds are from 15/08/2018, prior to final acceptances)

 

All In Win Place
WINX 1.15 1.01
KEMENTARI 11.00 3.50
PIERATA 12.00 3.75
HAPPY CLAPPER 13.00 3.60
HUMIDOR 15.00 4.00
LE ROMAIN 17.00 4.50
LANCIATO 18.00 5.25
ALIZEE 19.00 5.00
D’ARGENTO 23.00 5.75
UNFORGOTTEN 23.00 5.75
CRACK ME UP 26.00 6.50
EGG TART 26.00 6.50
GLOBAL GLAMOUR 26.00 6.50
INVINCIBLE GEM 26.00 6.50
PRIZED ICON 26.00 6.50
SATONO RASEN 26.00 6.50
YOUNGSTAR 26.00 6.50
CHAMPAGNE CUDDLES 31.00 8.50
COMIN’ THROUGH 31.00 7.50
ENDLESS DRAMA 31.00 7.50
LIFE LESS ORDINARY 31.00 7.50
SANTA ANA LANE 31.00 7.50
DAYSEE DOOM 35.00 9.00
FOXPLAY 41.00 10.00
HEAVENS ABOVE 41.00 10.00
RED EXCITEMENT 41.00 10.00
SINGLE GAZE 41.00 10.00
ACE HIGH 51.00 12.00
ANTONIO GIUSEPPE 51.00 12.00
ARBEITSAM 51.00 12.00
CABEZA DE VACA 51.00 12.00
CELLARMAN 51.00 12.00
CLASSIC UNIFORM 51.00 12.00
CLEARLY INNOCENT 51.00 12.00
DIXIE BLOSSOMS 51.00 13.00
PERAST 51.00 12.00
SEDANZER 51.00 12.00
SIR CHARLES ROAD 51.00 12.00
STAMPEDE 51.00 12.00
ECUADOR 61.00 15.00
JUNGLE EDGE 61.00 16.00
BROADSIDE 71.00 17.00
ADMIRAL JELLO 101 23.00
AUVRAY 101 23.00
CISMONTANE 101 23.00
EMBLEY 101 23.00
LIBRAN 101 23.00
MCCREERY 101 23.00
MISTER SEA WOLF 101 23.00
NETTOYER 101 23.00
SOUND PROPOSITION 101 23.00
WHO SHOT THEBARMAN 101 23.00
ZACADA 101 23.00
ZANBAGH 101 23.00

 

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 Tips

Favourite: Winx. Having won this same race in 2016 and 2017, Winx is likely to come back and take first place again in 2018. It would be hard to discount her holding of the record for fastest finish time ever in this particular race.

Best roughie: D’Argento, currently paying out over $20 for first place (as of August 15th, 2018).

Favourites Chances: Favourites generally do well, having won 8 out of the last ten times this race has been run.

Check in with Jared Timms and our expert tipsters for the latest info right here during the week of the Colgate Optic White Stakes.

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 Nominations

Nominations close 11am, Monday the 10th of September, 2019.

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 Weights

Weight will be announced by 4 PM, Tuesday the 11th of September, 2019.

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 Acceptances

Final acceptances will be announced by 9 AM, Wednesday the 12th of September, 2019.

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 Riders

Final riders will be announced by 12 PM, Wednesday the 12th of September, 2019.

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 Scratchings

Final riders will be announced by 12 PM, Wednesday the 12th of September, 2019.

Colgate Optic White Stakes 2019 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 Colgate Optic White Stakes has been released.

Colgate Optic White Stakes Winners (Past Results)

Year Winner Weight Jockey Time
2017 Winx H. Bowman 57 1:33.65
2016 Winx H. Bowman 57 1:36.18
2015 Kermadec G. Schofield 58.5 1:37.70
2014 Sacred Falls Z. Purton 59 1:35.66
2013 Streama B. Shinn 57 1:34.78
2012 Shoot Out H. Bowman 59 1:36.40
2011 Sincero C. O’Brien 58.5 1:28.57
2010 More Joyous C. Brown 56.5 1:35.63
2009 Road To Rock G. Schofield 59 1:35.50
2008 Mentality C. Brown 59 1:34.68
2007 Race Not Run
2006 Racing To Win G. Boss 57.5 1:33.75
2005 Mr Celebrity L. Beasley 58 1:34.60
2004 Grand Armee D. Beasley 58 1:36.94
2003 Lonhro D. Beadman 58 1:37.48
2002 Defier C. Munce 58 1:38.31
2001 Viscount K. McEvoy 49.5 1:36.74
2000 Adam J. Sheehan 58 1:35.25
1999 Shogun Lodge R.S. Dye 49.5 1:34.97
1998 Dracula L. Cassidy 49.5 1:35.10
1997 Encounter R.S. Dye 49 1:36.02
1996 Juggler G. Boss 58.5 1:35.49
1995 Turridu W. Aspros 57 1:35.76
1994 Durbridge S. Marshall 58.5 1:36.23
1993 March Hare L. Cassidy 49.5 1:33.90
1992 Coronation Day L. Cassidy 49 1:36.40
1991 Planet Ruler L. Dittman 58.5 1:36.50
1990 Shaftesbury Avenue J. Marshall 57 1:35.90
1989 Vo Rogue C. Small 58.5 1:35.40
1988 Gennaker R.S. Dye 49 1:35.90
1987 Campaign King J. Marshall 58.5 1:35.00
1986 Ma Chiquita R.S. Dye 54.5 1:34.90
1985 Roman Artist M. Logue 49 1:36.40
1984 Inspired B. Compton 49 1:37.80
1983 Emancipation R. Quinton 54.5 1:37.30
1982 Kingston Town M. Johnston 58.5 1:40.00
1981 Kingston Town M. Johnston 58.5 1:34.30
1980 Tullmax A. Marney 58.5 1:36.00
1979 Imposing M. Johnston 57 1:34.50
1978 Party’s Pride A. Marney 58.5 1:37.70
1977 Blockbuster P. Cook 57 1:38.10
1976 Purple Patch A. Denham 58.5 1:40.40
1975 Hartshill K. Langby 54.5 1:35.90
1974 Itchy Feet W. Mitchell 57 1:35.90
1973 All Shot D. Lake 58.5 1:35.90
1972 Nippon W. Camer 57 1:36.30
1971 Baguette G. Moore 9 0 1:36.50
1970 Ricochet D. Lake 9 0 1:36.30
1969 Zephyrus G. Moore 9 0 1:36.40
1968 Regal Rhythm M. Schumacher 9 3 1:36.90
1967 Regal Rhythm M. Schumacher 7 13 1:35.70
1966 Chantal G. Moore 8 12 1:38.80
1965 Count Radiant G. Moore 9 3 1:36.30
1964 Count Radiant G. Moore 9 3 1:37.30
1963 Wenona Girl G. Podmore 8 12 1:35.40
1962 New Statesman K. Smith 9 0 1:36.20
1961 Martello Towers G. Moore 9 3 1:34.40
1960 Second Earl M. Schumacher 9 3 1:37.40
1959 Amanullah N. Sellwood 9 3 1:36.70
1958 Lindbergh R. Selkrig 9 3 1:37.30
1957 Landy G. Moore 9 3 1:36.90
1956 Kingster A. Mulley 9 0 1:34.70
1955 Prince Morvi W. Cook 9 3 1:36.20
1954 Gendarme N. Sellwood 9 0 1:37.00
1953 Tarien G. Moore 8 9 1:36.50
1952 Montana N. Sellwood 9 0 1:48.75
1951 Oversight J. Thompson 9 0 1:37.25
1950 San Domenico A. Ward 9 0 1:40.50
1949 The Groom G. Moore 9 3 1:41.00
1948 De La Salle J. Thompson 8 9 1:38.50
1947 Shannon D. Munro 9 3 1:36.50
1946 Shannon D. Munro 9 3 1:34.50
1945 Modulation W. Cook 9 3 1:37.50