Looking for early info on this year’s Colonel Reeves Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
The Colonel Reeves Stakes is part of the Champion Fillies Day race fixture and has retained Group 3 status since 2005.
Raced at sprinting distance, this meet is a great lead in to the $1 million Winterbottom Stakes.
The name of the race is owed to Perth thoroughbred history. Colonel Reeves held the first meeting of the Western Australian Turf club back in 1852.
Colonel Reeves Stakes 2018 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Saturday, November 17th, 2018
- Track Location: Ascot Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Left-handed
- Race Distance: 1,100 metres
- Weight Conditions: Quality handicap
- Qualification: Three year olds and over
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 3
- Operator: Perth Racing
- Prize Purse: $150,000
- Inaugural Race: 1984
Colonel Reeves Stakes Betting
There are many different ways to bet on the Colonel Reeves Stakes, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Colonel Reeves Stakes|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Colonel Reeves Stakes.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Colonel Reeves Stakes. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Colonel Reeves 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 Colonel Reeves 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 Colonel Reeves Stakes to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Colonel Reeves Stakes to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Colonel Reeves 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 Colonel Reeves Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Colonel Reeves Stakes
- Login 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 Colonel Reeves Stakes Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Colonel Reeves Stakes 2018 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 edition of the Colonel Reeves Stakes here.
(Please note that the odds below are from 19/10/2018, prior to nominations or acceptances).
|All In||Win Odds||Place Odds|
Colonel Reeves Stakes 2017 Results
2017’s results are displayed in the table below:
|Finishing Order||Horse No.||Barrier||Horse Name||Trainer||Jockey||Weight||Margin|
Which Horse Will Win The Colonel Reeves Stakes
The best way to pick who will win the Colonel Reeves Stakes is to take into account the form, assess the barriers, consider the weight the horse will carry, among other factors.
- Sprinters – Try and back a horse that performs well at shorter distances.
- Weights – Give an advantage to some horses. See if you can figure out who will come out with a net benefit.
- Barrier – Some entrants need more room to hit their stride. Pairing a wide barrier with an outside chance might make for a big payout.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Favourites
Early favourites include TBA #1, TBA #2, TBA #3 and TBA #4.
Colonel Reeves Stakes 2018 Field
Once nominations have been released, we will display the most likely runners in the table below.
Colonel Reeves Stakes 2018 Tips
Best Bet: TBC.
Best Roughie: TBC.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Race Day
Race day takes place on Saturday, the 17th of November, 2018.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Barrier Draw
The 2018 Colonel Reeves Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Weights
Set weights apply to this race. Colts and gelding: 55.5kg, fillies: 53 kg. Weights will be declared by on Tuesday, the 13th of November, 2018.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM on Tuesday, the 13th of November, 2018.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Jockeys
The final riders announcement is at 12 PM on Wednesday, the 14th of November, 2018.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Scratchings
Scratchings close at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, the 14th of November, 2018.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Prize Money
The Colonel Reeves Stakes prize purse is worth $150,000 in total, distributed from places first through to tenth. Horses from 11th place onwards get $100.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Race Number
The Colonel Reeves Stakes is race number 7 on the 17th of November, 2018. There are eight races in total that day at Ascot Racecourse.
Colonel Reeves 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 2018’s Colonel Reeves Stakes has been released.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Live
You can watch or listen to the 2018 Colonel Reeves Stakes live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Colonel Reeves Stakes Tickets
The Colonel Reeves Stakes takes place Champion Fillies Day. General admission is $16, or you can buy tickets in advance through Perth Racing.
Colonel Reeves Stakes Winners
Winners for the past eleven years appear in the table below. If you would like to view the full list of Colonel Reeves Stakes winners, going all the way back to 1984, please visit our Colonel Reeves Stakes Winners page.
|2017||State Solicitor||G & A Williams||W Pike||55 kg||1:05.04|
|2016||Vega Magic||Chris Gangemi||Jarrad Noske||58.5 kg||1:03.55|
|2015||Rock Magic||Chris Gangemi||Jarrad Noske||57.5 kg||1:05.07|
|2014||Shining Knight||Grant Williams||W Pike||55 kg||1:03.99|
|2013||The Rising||T M Andrews||S McGruddy||54 kg||1:03.96|
|2012||Barakey||J P Taylor||J Brown||55 kg||1:03.85|
|2011||Avante||Grant Williams||Ms K Yuill||53 kg||1:03.66|
|2010||Ma Ma Machine||A G Durrant||Alan Kennedy||53.5 kg||1:03.68|
|2009||Revolition||P H Jordan||B Parnham||53 kg||1:03.69|
|2008||Danny Beau||B V Watkins||J Whiting||57 kg||1:08.00|
|2007||So Secret||F R Kersley||D Staeck||53 kg||1:10.29|