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.
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.
- #10 Sierra Sue
- #3 Angel Of Truth
- #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
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
- Login at neds.com.au
- Make sure to check out form guide, once it’s released
- 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).
- 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.
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|
|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|
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.
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.
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.
|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|