Eskimo Prince Stakes

Looking for early info on this year’s Eskimo Prince Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.

Eskimo Prince Stakes, Warwick Farm

Run over 1,200 metres in early February, the Eskimo Prince Stakes attracts a variety of three year olds from Australia and New Zealand.

Starting out as a Listed Race, this race was upgraded to Group 3 in 2015. The race has had a varied history of being held at several racecourses, such as Canterbury Park, Rosehill Gardens, Randwick and Warwick Farm.

Eskimo Prince Stakes 2020 – Quick Information

  • Race Day: Saturday, February 8th, 2020
  • Track Location: Warwick Farm Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Right-handed
  • Race Distance: 1,200 metres
  • Weight Conditions: Set weights (plus penalties)
  • Qualification: Three year olds
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 3
  • Operator: Australian Turf Club
  • Prize Purse: $160,000
  • Inaugural Race: 1984

Eskimo Prince Stakes Betting

There are many different ways to bet on the Eskimo Prince Stakes, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:

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

How To Bet On The Eskimo Prince Stakes

  1. Log in at neds.com.au
  2. Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
  3. Make sure to check out form guide, once it’s released
  4. Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options, please read our section on Eskimo Prince Stakes Betting above).
  5. Select the horse(s) for the race.

Eskimo Prince Stakes 2020 Odds

Early market odds are displayed below. If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2020 edition of the Eskimo Prince Stakes here. 

(Please note that the odds below are from 02/12/2019, prior to nominations or acceptances).

All In Win Odds Place Odds
TBC TBC TBC

Which Horse Will Win The Eskimo Prince Stakes

The best way to pick who will win the Eskimo Prince Stakes 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:

  • Carrying A Penalty – The penalty weights in this race will make it harder for some horses and easier for others.
  • Returning From A Spell – You might want to keep an eye out for any strong horses returning from a spell. Kementari had this as his return to racing after a post-Spring spell and went on to win the race.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Favourites

Early favourites include TBA #1, TBA #2, TBA #3 and TBA #4.

Eskimo Prince Stakes 2020 Field

Once nominations have been released, we will display the most likely runners below.

Eskimo Prince Stakes 2020 Tips

Favourite: TBC.

Best Bet: TBC.

Best Roughie: TBC.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Race Day

Race day takes place on Saturday, the 8th of February, 2020.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Barrier Draw

The 2020 Eskimo Prince Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Nominations

Nominations close at 11:00 AM on Monday, the 3rd of February, 2020.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Weights

Set weights plus penalties apply to this race. Final weights are announced at 4 PM on Tuesday, the 4th of February, 2020.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Acceptances

Acceptances must be declared before 9:00 AM on Wednesday, the 5th of February, 2020.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Jockeys

The final riders announcement is at 12:00 PM on Wednesday, the 5th of February, 2020.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Scratchings

Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 8th of February, 2020.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Prize Money

The Eskimo Prince Stakes prize purse is worth $160,000 in total, distributed from places first through tenth.

Place Prize Money
1st $83,000
2nd $29,400
3rd $14,200
4th $7,200
5th $5,000
6th $4,000
7th $3,500
8th $3,500
9th $3,500
10th $3,500

Eskimo Prince Stakes Race Number

The Eskimo Prince Stakes is race number 1 on the 8th of February, 2020. There are nine races in total that day at Warwick Farm Racecourse.

Eskimo Prince 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 2020’s Eskimo Prince Stakes has been released.

Eskimo Prince Stakes Live

You can watch or listen to the 2020 Eskimo Prince Stakes live, across the following mediums.

Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)

Radio: Radio Sport National

Eskimo Prince Stakes Winners

Winners of the Eskimo Prince Stakes for the past nineteen years are displayed in the table below. 

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Weight Time
2019 Gem Song Kris Lees Jason Collett 57 kgs 1:12.42
2018 Kementari James Cummings Glyn Schofield 56 kgs 1:09.69
2017 Man From Uncle Anthony Cummings Jason Collett 56 kgs 1:11.20
2016 Spill The Beans Gerald Ryan Tim Clark 56 kgs 1:10.67
2015 Scissor Kick Paul Messara Tye Angland 58.5 kgs 1:09.96
2014 El Roca Trent Busuttin Hugh Bowman 58 kgs 1:11.37
2013 Ichihara Allan Denham Hugh Bowman 58 kgs 1:09.16
2012 Nobby Snip Gai Waterhouse Tommy Berry 58.5 kgs 1:10.88
2011 Agister Allan Denham Josh Adams 53 kgs 1:08.66
2010 Chater Mikado Tim Martin Tye Angland 54.5 kgs 1:09.24
2009 Bhutane Dane Gai Waterhouse Nash Rawiller 56.5 kgs 1:10.52
2008 Tenant’s Tiara Kevin Moses Tim Clark 53.5 kgs 1:10.79
2007 Absolutelyfabulous Kris Lees Corey Brown 54.5 kgs 1:03.00
2006 Strada Gai Waterhouse Zac Purton 53 kgs 1:04.25
2005 Snippetson Guy Walter Glen Boss 53 kgs 1:03.77
2004 Spark Of Life Allan Denham Chris Munce 57.5 kgs 1:04.26
2003 Dehero Gregory Paul Schumaker Glen Boss 53 kgs 1:03.05
2002 Red Hannigan Gai Waterhouse Danny Beasley 58 kgs 1:04.50
2001 National Saint Sterling M Smith Jim Cassidy 55.5 kgs 1:04.80
2000 Major Clarry Conners Shane Dye 52.5 kgs 1:04.40