Euclase Stakes

Euclase Stakes, Morphettville

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

Run over 1,200 metres, the Euclase Stakes is a Group 2 race taking place at Morphettville Racecourse. Carrying a $250,000 prize purse, it attracts a lot of talent locally, as well as quite a few interstate entrants.

This race can serve as a lead in to The Goodwood, taking place at the same distance at the same track two weeks later. Be warned that horses coming from the Euclase Stakes into The Goodwood typically have a poor record.

Euclase Stakes 2019 – Quick Information

  • Race Day: Saturday, May 4th, 2019
  • Track Location: Morphettville Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Left-handed
  • Race Distance: 1,200 metres
  • Weight Conditions: Set weights
  • Qualification: Three year olds
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 2
  • Operator: South Australian Jockey Club
  • Prize Purse: $250,000
  • Inaugural Race: 1981

Euclase Stakes Betting

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

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

How To Bet On The Euclase Stakes

  1. Join up at
  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 Euclase Stakes  Betting above).
  5. Select the horse(s) for the race.

Euclase Stakes 2019 Odds

If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2019 edition of the Euclase Stakes here.

Which Horse Will Win The Euclase Stakes

The best way to pick who will win the Euclase 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 considerations are as follows:

  • Same Distance – There are plenty of races taking place in the weeks leading up to this race that also run at 1,200 metres.
  • Interstate Entrants – Some interstate horses usually enter this one. Look out for those who have a top 3 finish at a recent Group 1 race.
  • Local Legends – Some entrants will known the Morphettville track inside and out. If they’ve recently picked up a top 3 finish, then they’re going to be very confident in this race.

Euclase Stakes Favourites

Early favourites include Valour Road, Terbium, Gytrash and

Euclase Stakes 2019 Field

No Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Handicap
1 Valour Road Simon A Miller Luke Currie 4 57.5 kgs 88
2 Terbium Phillip Stokes John Allen 9 57.5 kgs 84
3 Gytrash Gordon Richards Dom Tourneur 6 57.5 kgs 82
4 Poised To Strike David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Ben Allen 2 57.5 kgs 73
5 Behemoth David Jolly Craig Williams 14 57.5 kgs 72
6 Viduka Ryan Balfour William Pike 16 57.5 kgs 67
7 Humma Humma John McArdle Jamie Mott 8 55.5 kgs 88
8 Causeway Girl Clinton McDonald Damien Oliver 11 55.5 kgs 82
9 Sweet Rockette Michelle Payne Ms Michelle Payne 1 55.5 kgs 76
10 Persuader Mick Price Michael Walker 12 55.5 kgs 74
11 Zizzis Patrick Payne Todd Pannell 15 55.5 kgs 74
12 Golden Halo Daniel Bowman Raquel Clark 13 55.5 kgs 67
13 Kenyan Wonder Ryan Balfour Jamie Kah 10 55.5 kgs 66
14 Rapidora Leon & Troy Corstens Michael Dee 7 55.5 kgs 64
15 Tofane Michael Moroney Dwayne Dunn 5 55.5 kgs 64
16 French Response Mark Minervini Jason Holder 3 55.5 kgs 61

Euclase Stakes 2019 Tips

Favourite: Valour Road.

Best Bet: TBC.

Best Roughie: TBC.

Euclase Stakes Race Day

Race day takes place on Saturday, the 4th of May, 2019.

Euclase Stakes Barrier Draw

The 2019 Euclase Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.

Euclase Stakes Nominations

Nominations close at 12:30 PM on Monday, the 29th of April, 2019.

Euclase Stakes Weights

Set weights apply to this race. Colts and geldings run at 57.5 kilograms, fillies run at 55.5 kilograms. Final weights are announced at 4:30 PM on Tuesday, the 30th of April, 2019.

Euclase Stakes Acceptances

Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM on Wednesday, the 1st of May, 2019.

Euclase Stakes Jockeys

The final riders announcement is at 12:30 PM on Wednesday, the 1st of May, 2019.

Euclase Stakes Scratchings

Scratchings close at 8:00 AM on Saturday, the 4th of May, 2019.

Euclase Stakes Prize Money

The Euclase Stakes prize purse is worth $250,000 in total, distributed from places first through to tenth.

Place Prize Money
1st $160,000
2nd $42,500
3rd $20,000
4th $10,000
5th $5,000
6th $2,500
7th $2,500
8th $2,500
9th $2,500
10th $2,500

Euclase Stakes Race Number

The Euclase Stakes is race number 8 on the 4th of May, 2019. There are eight races in total that day at Morphettville Racecourse.

Euclase 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 2019’s Euclase Stakes has been released.

Euclase Stakes Live

You can watch or listen to the 2019 Euclase Stakes live, across the following mediums.

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

Radio: Radio Sport National

Euclase Stakes Winners

Winners of the Euclase Stakes  for the past nineteen years are displayed in the table below. If you would like to see results going further back in history, please visit our winners page for this race.

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Weight Time
2018 I’ll Have A Bit John McArdle Chris Parnham 55.5 kgs 1:09.13
2017 Sweet Sherry Brent Stanley Noel Callow 55.5 kgs 1:09.96
2016 Faatinah David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Matthew Neilson 57.5 kgs 1:09.88
2015 Nicoscene Anthony Freedman Mark Zahra 57.5 kgs 1:10.60
2014 Miracles Of Life Clarken Dean Yendall 55.5 kgs 1:11.09
2013 Lonhspresso Darren Weir Ben Melham 55.5 kgs 1:10.45
2012 Go The Knuckle Mark Minervini Shayne Cahill 57.5 kgs 1:10.24
2011 Shrapnel Mark Kavanagh Michael Rodd 56.5 kgs 1:08.81
2010 Majestic Music Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas Clare Lindop 54.5 kgs 1:10.92
2009 Champagne Harmony Mark Kavanagh Steven King 54.5 kgs 1:09.12
2008 Diplomatic Force Wayne Nichols Jason Benbow 56.5 kgs 1:08.74
2007 Universal Queen Lee Freedman Corey Brown 54 kgs 1:08.29
2006 Magically Mick Price Steven King 53 kgs 1:09.75
2005 Honalee Mark Kavanagh Matthew Neilson 55.5 kgs 1:08.76
2004 Danabaa Mark Kavanagh Danny Nikolic 53 kgs 1:08.45
2003 Toast Of The Coast Tony Vasil Kerrin McEvoy 53 kgs 1:10.02
2002 Troubles Robert Smerdon Brian Park 55.5 kgs 1:10.24
2001 Ateates Russell Cameron Paul Harvey 53 kgs 1:09.44
2000 Honour The Name Lee Freedman Chris Munce 55.5 kgs 1:16.30