McEwen Stakes

This race goes by at a lightning fast distance of 1000 metres, favouring sprinters who have done well at Moonee Valley Racecourse in the past.

McEwen Stakes 2019 – Fast Facts

  • Race Day: Saturday, 7th September, 2018
  • Track Location: Moonee Valley Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Left-handed
  • Distance: 1000m
  • Weight Class: Weight for Age
  • Qualification: Three year olds and over
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 2
  • Operator: Moonee Valley Racing Club
  • Prize Purse: $200,000
  • Inaugural Race: 1995

McEwen Stakes 2018 Betting

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

How to Bet On The McEwen Stakes

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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.

McEwen Stakes 2019 Odds

Early market odds have opened for this race. If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our racing futures at Flemington here.

All In Win Odds Place Odds
Nature Strip 2.45 1.33
Eduardo 3.5 1.58
Sunlight 3.5 1.55
Prophets Thumb 4 1.75
Bons Away 4.4 1.8
Booker 4.5 1.85
Faatinah 10 3.1
Everyday Lady 11 3.6
Miss Leonidas 11 3.6
Ashlor 15 4.25
Deep Euphoria 61 15
Segouin 101 26

McEwen Stakes 2019 Tips

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

McEwen 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 McEwen Stakes has been released.

McEwen Stakes 2019 Nominations

Nominations close at 12 PM, Monday the 2nd of September, 2019. You can check the full list of nominations here.

McEwen Stakes 2019 Weights

The race is run at weight for age. Final weights will be declared by 4 PM, Monday the 2nd of September, 2019.

McEwen Stakes 2019 Acceptances

Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM, Wednesday the 4th of September, 2019.

McEwen Stakes 2019 Jockeys

Riders must be declared before 1 PM, Wednesday the 4th of September, 2019.

McEwen Stakes 2018 Scratchings

Scratchings close at 7:30 AM, Saturday the 7th of September, 2018.

McEwen Stakes 2019 Prize

The total prize purse is $200,00, which is distributed from places first through eighth.

Place Prize Money
1st $120,000
2nd $36,000
3rd $18,000
4th $9,000
5th $5,000
6th $4,000
7th $4,000
8th $4,000


McEwen Stakes Race Number

The McEwen Stakes is race number 4 at Moonee Valley Racecourse on 08/09/2018, other races on the same track that day include the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes, which is race number 7. There will be a total of nine races that day at Moonee Valley Racecourse

McEwen Stakes Winners (Past Results)

Year Winner Jockey Trainer Time
2018 Nature Strip Darren Weir Mark Zahra 0:56.95
2017 Russian Revolution Mark Zahra P & P Snowden 0:58.1
2016 Wild Rain Stephen Baster Mark Kavanagh 0:58.8
2015 Chautauqua Dwayne Dunn John Hawkes 0:58.2
2014 Angelic Light Ryan Moloney Robbie Griffiths 0:57.5
2013 Kuroshio Craig Newitt Peter Snowden 0:57.8
2012 Bel Sprinter Ben Melham Jason Warren 0:57.3
2011 Buffering Damian Browne Robert Heathcote 0:58.5
2010 Hay List Glyn Schofield John McNair 0:59.6
2009 Nicconi Craig Williams David Hayes 0:57.4
2008 Kaphero Vlad Duric Leon Corstens 0:59.4
2007 Here De Angels Corey Brown Lee Freedman 0:57.4
2006 Miss Andretti Craig Newitt Lee Freedman 0:58.8
2005 Strikeline 0:59.8
2004 Edgeton 1:01.8
2003 Yell 0:59.6
2002 Mistegic 1:00.2
2001 Strategic Image 0:58.4
2000 Testa Rossa 1:13.4
1999 Theatre 0:59.9
1998 Flavour 0:58.6
1997 Another Excuse 0:59.2
1996 Red Hope 1:00.1
1995 Sequalo 0:57.3