P B Lawrence Stakes

P B Lawrence Stakes, Caulfield

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

Run over 1,400 metres, the P B Lawrence Stakes is a Group 2 race taking place at Caulfield Racecourse. With a $300,000 prize purse, the event is run at weight-for-age and serves as an early lead-up to Australasia’s weight-for-age championship the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) at The Valley in October. 

Other races on the same program at Caulfield on this date include the Vain Stakes, the Quezette Stakes and the Regal Roller Stakes.

Originally run as a mile race at Flemington, this race is registered as the J.J. Liston Stakes and has been won by many great gallopers including in recent years Whobegotyou (2011), Hartnell (2017) and star filly Mystic Journey (2019). 

P B Lawrence Stakes 2021 – Quick Information

  • Race Day: Saturday, August 14th, 2021
  • Track Location: Caulfield Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Left-handed
  • Race Distance: 1,400 metres
  • Weight Conditions: Weight for age
  • Qualification: Three year olds (maidens ineligible)
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 2
  • Operator: Melbourne Racing Club
  • Prize Purse: $300,000 
  • Inaugural Race: 1949
  • Registered As: J.J Liston Stakes 
  • 2021 P.B. Lawrence Stakes Winner: Sierra Sue

pB LAwrence Stakes 2021 RESULTS

The official 2021 PB Lawrence Stakes results will be available below once the race takes place on Saturday August 14, 2021.

  1. #10 Sierra Sue
  2. #3 Angel Of Truth
  3. #6 Red Can Man

The Group 1 Memsie Stakes looks the right next-up target for the Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young-trained mare Sierra Sue ($8) following her good win in the 2021 P.B. Lawrence Stakes results over 2019 ATC Derby champ Angel Of Truth ($31) and the brave third placed Red Can Man ($5).

PB Lawrence Stakes Betting 2021

New Ways to Bet at neds

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

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

How To Bet On The PB Lawrence Stakes

  1. Login at neds.com.au
  2. Make sure to check out 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, please read our section on P B Lawrence Stakes Betting above).
  4. Select the horse(s) for the race.

PB Lawrence Stakes 2021 Odds

Early market betting odds on the 2021 PB Lawrence 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 P B Lawrence Stakes

The best way to pick which horse will win the P B Lawrence Stakes in 2021 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:

  • End of Spell – A lot of horses use this race to mark their return before Spring. Look for strong horses that are ready to make their comeback race of the year.
  • Best Lead Up – The Missile Stakes, taking place earlier in the month, is your best chance at a predictor for this race.
  • Single figures – Top position has been the domain of single-figure runners in recent history.
  • Mares – The female gallopers have a good recent record in the PB Lawrence including three consecutive wins by Mystic Journey (2019), Savatiano (2020) and Sierra Sue (2021).

P B Lawrence Stakes Favourites 2021

Early favourites in 2021 PB Lawrence Stakes betting include Group 1 CF Orr winner Streets Of Avalon and the Phillip Stokes-trained Sansom who ran second and first respectively in the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes last time out. 

Classy mares Mystic Journey ($2.15 in 2019) and Savatiano ($5 in 2020) are the latest PB Lawrence Stakes favourites to salute for the punters.

P B Lawrence Stakes 2021 Field

The official 2021 P B Lawrence Stakes field of final acceptors will be published below on the Wednesday of race week. 

The PB Lawrence Stakes 2021 final field features 10 spring hopefuls led by Group 1 CF Orr Stakes champ at the same track and distance in the autumn Streets Of Avalon.

P B Lawrence Stakes 2021 Tips

Favourite: #2 Streets Of Avalon ($3.10 at time of publish)

Best Bet: #2 Streets Of Avalon to salute for the punters ($3.10 at time of publish)

Best Roughie: #5 Archedemus ($26 at time of publish) 

Our insider 2021 P B Lawrence Stakes tips will be published here the week of the race and a full P B Lawrence Stakes Day betting preview available on the Neds Blog.

CLICK HERE FOR OUR COMPLETE 2021 PB LAWRENCE STAKES DAY PREVIEW & TIPS

P B Lawrence Stakes Race Day 2021

The 2021 P B Lawrence Stakes takes place as the feature race at Caulfield on Saturday August 14, 2021. The other Group status features held at the meeting are the:

P B Lawrence Stakes 2021 Barrier Draw

The 2021 P B Lawrence Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race and published in our above P B Lawrence Stakes Field section. 

P B Lawrence Stakes 2021 Nominations

Nominations close by 12:00 PM on Monday, the 9th of August, 2021. 

The 2021 PB Lawrence Stakes nominations drew 10 early hopefuls led in all-in betting by Group 1 CF Orr champ from the autumn Streets Of Avalon looking to further frank the form out of the Bletchingly Stakes.

LAST 10 HORSE SEX AGE TRAINER HCP RATING
1 593x66538x ANGEL OF TRUTH G 6 Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes 102
2 x3721x591x ARCHEDEMUS G 8 Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes 104
3 009221420x BEST OF DAYS (GB) G 8 James Cummings 106
4 6151721×00 DO YOU RECKON G 6 Julius Sandhu 79
5 3719x3502x NONCONFORMIST G 5 Grahame Begg 100
6 73246×7163 RED CAN MAN G 5 David Brideoake 101
7 34x11476x1 SANSOM (NZ) G 5 Phillip Stokes 104
8 0x97x06041 SIERRA SUE (NZ) M 5 Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young 99
9 984x1167x2 STREETS OF AVALON G 7 Shane Nichols 110
10 122x90736x SUPERSTORM G 5 Danny O’Brien 104

Table Credit: Racing Australia.

P B Lawrence Stakes 2021 Weights

Weight for age conditions apply to this race. Final weights will be announced by 4:00 PM on Monday, the 9th of August, 2021 with weights on the final acceptors to be published in our above P B Lawrence Stakes Field section. 

P B Lawrence Stakes 2021 Acceptances

Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM on Wednesday, the 11th of August, 2021 and published in our above P B Lawrence Stakes Field section. 

P B Lawrence Stakes 2021 Jockeys

The final riders announcement is at 1 PM on Wednesday, the 11th of August, 2021 with jockeys to be published in our above P B Lawrence Stakes Field section. 

P B Lawrence Stakes Scratchings 2021

Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 14th of August, 2021.

P B Lawrence Stakes Prize Money 2021

The P B Lawrence Stakes prize purse is worth $300,000 in total, distributed from places first through to eighth.

Place Prize Money
1st $180,000
2nd $54,000
3rd $27,000
4th $13,500
5th $7,500
6th $6,000
7th $6,000
8th $6,000

P B Lawrence Stakes Race Number 2021

The 2021 P B Lawrence Stakes is set to run as Caulfield Race 8 at 4:35pm (AEST) on Saturday the 14th of August, 2021. There are nine races in total that day at Caulfield Racecourse.

P B Lawrence Stakes Form Guide 2021

The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check below for a link to our full 2021 PB Lawrence Stakes Form Guide following final acceptances. 

CLICK HERE FOR OUR FULL 2021 PB LAWRENCE STAKES FORM GUIDE

P B Lawrence Stakes Live 2021

You can watch or listen to the 2021 P B Lawrence Stakes live, across the following mediums.

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

Radio: Radio Sport National

P B Lawrence Stakes Winners

Winners of the P B Lawrence Stakes going back to 2000 are displayed in the table below. 

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Weight Time
2021 Sierra Sue Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young John Allen 57 kgs 1:23.12
2020 Savatiano James Cummings Mark Zahra 57 kgs 1:24.29
2019 Mystic Journey Adam Trinder Anthony Darmanin 56.5 kgs 1:24.46
2018 Showtime Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Dwayne Dunn 58.5 kgs 1:23.67
2017 Hartnell James Cummings Craig Williams 60 kgs 1:24.06
2016 Miss Rose De Lago Danny O’Brien Damien Oliver 57 kgs 1:24.85
2015 Mourinho Darryl Blackshaw Vlad Duric 59 kgs 1:23.54
2014 Star Rolling Peter Morgan Stephen Baster 59 kgs 1:24.37
2013 Puissance De Lune Darren Weir Glen Boss 59 kgs 1:24.26
2012 Second Effort Clinton McDonald Chris Symons 59 kgs 1:27.67
2011 Whobegotyou Mark Kavanagh Damien Oliver 59 kgs 1:23.90
2010 Shoot Out John Wallace Stathi Katsidis 58.5 kgs 1:27.28
2009 Predatory Pricer Paul Murray Steven King 58.5 kgs 1:23.44
2008 Light Fantastic Mick Price Craig Newitt 58.5 kgs 1:24.70
2007 Apache Cat Greg Eurell Michael Rodd 59 kgs 1:22.19
2006 Pompeii Ruler Mick Price Nash Rawiller 57.5 kgs 1:23.68
2005 Lad Of The Manor Roger Hoysted Greg Childs 58 kgs 1:27.96
2004 Regal Roller Clinton McDonald Mark Flaherty 58 kgs 1:26.37
2003 Super Elegant Tony Vasil Greg Childs 58 kgs 1:24.45
2002 Sports John Hawkes Brendan Fenech 58 kgs 1:23.24
2001 Le Zagaletta Lee Freedman Damien Oliver 58 kgs 1:25.50
2000 Skoozi Please Graeme Rogerson Brett Prebble 58 kgs 1:25.25
1999 Inaflury Colin Alderson Darren Gauci 55 kgs 1:26.30