Coolmore Stud Stakes
Looking for info on this year’s Coolmore Stud Stakes? The expert tipsters at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
The Coolmore Stud Stakes is a Group 1 sprint down the iconic Flemington ‘Straight Six’ track held at HQ on the opening day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival – Victoria Derby Day.
Derby Day runs on the Saturday prior to the Melbourne Cup, which runs on the first Tuesday of November annually, so the Coolmore Stud Stakes date is traditionally either the last Saturday in October or first of November.
Offering $1.5 million in prize money and registered as the Ascot Vale Stakes, the Coolmore Stud Stakes is open only to three-year-olds and is run at set weights. It was originally a juveniles’ race for two-year-olds up until 1969 when Vain won the first edition of the race for three-year-olds.
Plenty of star youngsters have won the Coolmore Stud Stakes including in recent years Sepoy (2011) and Sunlight (2018).
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 – Fast Facts
- Race Day: Saturday October 30, 2021
- Track Location: Flemington Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Left-handed
- Race Distance: 1,200 metres
- Weight Conditions: Set weights (Colts & Geldings: 57 kg, Fillies: 55 kg)
- Qualification: Three year olds
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 1
- Operator: Victoria Racing Club
- Prize Purse: $1,500,000
- Inaugural Race: 1863
- 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes Winner: Home Affairs
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 RESULTS
The official 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes results will be available below once the race takes place on Saturday October 30, 2021.
- #5 Home Affairs
- #12 Bruckner
- #2 Artorius
The Chris Waller-trained $15 million The Everest runner (9th) Home Affairs ($5) was too good at Flemington down the ‘Straight Six’ on Derby Day producing a big late run to win by three lengths in the 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes results.
Coolmore Stud Stakes Betting 2021
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Coolmore Stud Stakes|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Coolmore Stud Stakes.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Coolmore Stud Stakes. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in Coolmore Stud 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 Coolmore Stud Stakes, in order to win the Quinella.|
|Exacta Bet||You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within Coolmore Stud Stakes to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within Coolmore Stud Stakes to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within Coolmore Stud 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 Coolmore Stud Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Coolmore Stud Stakes 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.
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2022 Odds
Early market betting odds on the 2022 Coolmore Stud Stakes 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 coolmore stud stakes IN 2021?
The best way to pick which horse will win the Coolmore Stud Stakes in 2021 is to take into account the form, assess the barriers and consider their past record down the famous ‘Straight Six’ at Flemington among other factors.
Additional factors to consider when picking the Coolmore Stud Stakes winner include:
- Waller Factor: From 2013-2021 trainer Chris Waller has won five editions of the Coolmore Stud Stakes most recently in 2020 with his filly September Run and in 2021 with three-length winner Home Affairs.
- Roman Consul Lead-Up: The Group 2 Roman Consul Stakes is the key lead-up into the event with Brazen Beau (2014) the last to do the double.
coolmore stud stakes 2021 FAVOURITES
Early favourites in Coolmore Stud Stakes betting for 2021 include Group 3 Blue Sapphire Stakes winner Extreme Warrior, Artorious coming off a Caulfield Guineas third and Sydney’s Golden Rose champion In The Congo.
September Run ($4 in 2020) was the last Coolmore Stud Stakes favourite to win.
Coolmore Stud Stakes field 2021
The official Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 field of final acceptances is announced on the Wednesday leading-up to the race and will be published in full below.
The 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes final field features 17 runners including two-length Group 2 Danehill Stakes winner at the track last start Kallos for Godolphin and the Waterhouse/Bott-trained Group 1 Golden Rose champion out of Sydney In The Congo coming back in distance.
- Scratched: #17 Gimme Par (14) was the only filly in the race and came out on Friday afternoon heading for a spell after being found to be slightly lame.
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 Tips
Favourite: #9 Extreme Warrior ($4.50 at time of publish)
Best Bet: #7 Kallos ($11 at time of publish)
Best Roughie: #12 Bruckner ($34 at time of publish)
Our exclusive 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes tips will be detailed above the week of the race and a full betting preview available on the Neds Blog.
Coolmore Stud Stakes Race Day 2021
The Coolmore Stud Stakes takes place on Victoria Derby Day held at Flemington Racecourse on the Saturday prior to the Melbourne Cup. There are four Group 1 races headlining the VRC Derby Day racing action with the Coolmore Stud Stakes accompanied by the:
- Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m),
- Group 1 Kennedy Cantala (1600m), and the
- Group 1 Empire Rose Stakes (1600m).
coolmore stud stakes 2021 BARRIER DRAW
The 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public on the Wednesday of race week and will be published in our above Coolmore Stud Stakes Field section.
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 Nominations
The 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes nominations are taken the Monday of race week and will be published in full below once announced.
|Last 10||Horse||Sex||Age||Trainer||Ballot||Weight||Penalty||Hcp Rating|
|2||2116×2243||ARTORIUS||C||3||Anthony & Sam Freedman||2||57kg||104|
|4||122121||IN THE CONGO||C||3||Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott||4||57kg||105|
|6||2138×19||HOME AFFAIRS||C||3||Chris Waller||6||57kg||94|
|8||11×331||GENERATION||C||3||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||8||57kg||83|
|10||2x1x14||GIMMIE PAR||F||3||Peter G Moody||10||55kg||82|
|11||135x200x17||RANCH HAND||C||3||Chris Waller||11||57kg||81|
|12||11×514||SERADESS||F||3||Mark & Levi Kavanagh||12||55kg||80|
|13||2x25x11||EXTREME WARRIOR||C||3||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||13||57kg||84|
|14||36111||EXTREME FLIGHT||C||3||Anthony & Sam Freedman||14||57kg||77|
|15||13111×75||SWORD OF STATE||C||3||Jamie Richards||15||57kg||98|
|16||30×113||BRUCKNER||C||3||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||16||57kg||86|
|17||3x567x11||MARINE ONE||C||3||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||17||57kg||70|
|18||1×13||MINSK MOMENT||C||3||Chris Waller||18||57kg||72|
|22||148||ANCIENT GIRL (NZ)||F||3||Clinton McDonald||22||55kg||63|
|23||38||MIDNIGHT HUSSY||F||3||Clinton McDonald||23||55kg||59|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 Weights
Set weight conditions apply to this race. Weights will be declared by 4 PM, Monday, the 25th of October, 2021 and published in our above Coolmore Stud Stakes Field section.
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM on Wednesday, the 27th of October, 2021 and published in our above Coolmore Stud Stakes Field section.
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 jockeys
Riders must be declared by 1 PM Wednesday, the 27th of October, 2021 and published in our above Coolmore Stud Stakes Field section.
Coolmore Stud Stakes Scratchings 2021
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 30th of October, 2021.
2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes Scratchings:
- #17 Gimme Par (14)
Coolmore Stud Stakes Prize Money 2021
The Coolmore Stakes prize purse is $1,500,000 in total, distributed from places first through to eighth.
Coolmore Stud Stakes Race Number 2021
The 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes race number is set as Flemington Race 7 at 4:30PM (AEDT) on Saturday October 30, 2021 as part of Victoria Derby Day, the first day of the VRC Spring Carnival. There are nine races in total that day at Flemington Racecourse.
Coolmore Stud Stakes 2021 form guide
The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check below for a link to our full 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes Form Guide following final acceptances.
coolmore stud stakes LIVE 2021
You can watch or listen to the 2021 Coolmore Stud Stakes live, across the following mediums.
Telecast: Seven Network
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Coolmore Stud Stakes Winners
Past winners of the Coolmore Stud Stakes dating back to 1983 are detailed in the table below.
|2021||Home Affairs||James McDonald||Chris Waller||1:08.7|
|2020||September Run||Craig Williams||Chris Waller||1:09.6|
|2019||Exceedance||Dwayne Dunn||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||1:09.7|
|2018||Sunlight||Luke Currie||Tony McEvoy||1:09.1|
|2017||Merchant Navy||Mark Zahra||Aaron Purcell||1:09.1|
|2016||Flying Artie||Hugh Bowman||Mick Price||1:08.9|
|2015||Japonisme||Glyn Schofield||Chris Waller||1:09.5|
|2014||Brazen Beau||Joao Moreira||Chris Waller||1:10.7|
|2013||Zoustar||Jim Cassidy||Chris Waller||1:09.2|
|2012||Nechita||Christian Reith||John P Thompson||1:08.5|
|2011||Sepoy||Kerrin Mcevoy||Peter Snowden||1:10.4|
|2010||Star Witness||James Winks||Danny O’Brien||1:09.9|
|2009||Headway||Luke Nolen||Peter G Moody||1:08.5|
|2008||Northern Meteor||Nash Rawiller||Gai Waterhouse||1:10.5|
|2007||Weekend Hussler||Brad Rawiller||Ross Mcdonald||1:08.9|
|2006||Gold Edition||J Byrne||R E Maund||1:09.6|
|2005||Ferocity||S W Arnold||Danny O’Brien||1:08.3|
|2004||Alinghi||D Oliver||D L Freedman||1:10.5|
|2003||Scaredee Cat||S W Arnold||Clifford I Brown||1:08.8|
|2002||Innovation Girl||Kerrin Mcevoy||B Mayfield-Smith||1:10.8|
|2001||North Boy||D Oliver||Tony Mcevoy||1:09.6|
|2000||So Gorgeous||N Rawiller||Dan O’sullivan||1:12.9|
|1999||Spargo||S Aitken||Myles Plumb||1:11.06|
|1998||Theatre||D Gauci||Rick Hore-Lacy||–|
|1997||Show No Emotion||Craig Williams||Tony Noonan||–|
|1996||Encosta De Lago||S R King||D L Freedman||–|
|1995||Our Maizcay||B York||G L Searle||–|
|1994||Racer’s Edge||D Oliver||J W Mason||–|
|1993||Brawny Spirit||H White||L J Corstens||–|
|1992||Quegent||S R King||V R Rail||–|
|1991||Tierce||R S Dye||Clarry Conners||–|
|1990||Bureaucracy||Mick Dittman||J Denham||–|
|1989||Courtza||H White||Ross Mcdonald||–|
|1988||Zeditave||Greg Hall||A A Armanasco||–|
|1986||Zephyr Cross||P Jarman||A W Yeomans||–|
|1985||Campaign King||G Murphy||Bart Cummings||–|
|1984||Royal Troubador||B S Compton||V P Sutherland||–|
|1983||Top Post||B Thomson||C S Hayes||–|