Looking for early info on this year’s Quezette Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
Run over 1,100 metres, the Quezette Stakes is a Group 3 race taking place at Caulfield Racecourse. With a $160,000 prize purse, it is open to three-year-old fillies and takes place at set weights with penalties.
The best fillies out of the Quezette Stakes may continue on to run in the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) during the Melbourne Cup Carnival. Sunlight (2018) was the last filly to complete the Quezette Stakes – Coolmore Stud Stakes double.
This race gets its name from former champion racehorse Quezette, who established the Australian record for five furlongs in 56.4 seconds. From the races inaugural race until 2012, this race was run as a Listed race. Ever since 2013, it has been run as a Group 3 race.
Quezette Stakes 2020 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Saturday, August 15th, 2020
- Track Location: Caulfield Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Left-handed
- Race Distance: 1,100 metres
- Weight Conditions: Set weights (plus penalties)
- Qualification: Three year olds (fillies)
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 3
- Operator: Melbourne Racing Club
- Prize Purse: $160,000
- Inaugural Race: 1994
- 2020 Quezette Stakes Winner: Bella Nipotina
quezette Stakes 2020 RESULTS
The official 2020 Quezette Stakes results will be available below once the race takes place on Saturday August 15, 2020.
- #5 Bella Nipotina
- #2 River Night
- #9 Aquagirl
|1||5||BELLA NIPOTINA||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||Michael Rodd||7||56kg||$21|
|2||2||RIVER NIGHT||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||Jamie Kah||2L||1||57kg||$10|
|3||9||AQUAGIRL||Phillip Stokes||Dwayne Dunn||2.75L||2||56kg||$51|
|4||12||AGREEABLE||Anthony & Sam Freedman||Jye McNeil||3.05L||4||56kg||$5.50|
|5||4||SUPREME IDEA||Anthony & Sam Freedman||Mark Zahra||3.8L||11||57kg||$41|
|6||3||PARLOPHONE||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||Damien Oliver||4.55L||6||57kg||$3F|
|7||1||ARYAAF||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||Luke Nolen||4.65L||9||58kg||$16|
|8||8||MISS BOSETTI||Peter & Paul Snowden||Dean Yendall||5.4L||5||56kg||$51|
|9||6||EUPHORIC SUMMER||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||Ben Melham||5.5L||3||56kg||$13|
|10||13||ICANTOO (NZ)||Leon & Troy Corstens||Craig Williams||6.25L||12||56kg||$9.50|
|11||7||FRESH||Peter & Paul Snowden||Damian Lane||7.75L||8||56kg||$9.50|
|12||10||DRONE STRIKE||John McArdle||Daniel Stackhouse||7.85L||10||56kg||$31|
|13||11||SEERESS||George Osborne||Ben Allen||8.6L||13||56kg||$21|
|14||14||ZOOMING ZEBRA||Russell Osborne||Jamie Mott||8.9L||14||56kg||$81|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
Quezette Stakes Betting
There are many different ways to bet on the Quezette Stakes, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Quezette Stakes|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Quezette Stakes.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Quezette Stakes. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Quezette 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 Quezette 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 Quezette Stakes to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Quezette Stakes to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Quezette 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 Quezette Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Quezette Stakes
- Login at neds.com.au
- Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
- 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 Quezette Stakes Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Quezette Stakes 2020 Odds
Early market odds on the 2020 Quezette Stakes will be displayed below. If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2020 edition of the Quezette Stakes here once betting opens.
Which Horse Will Win The Quezette Stakes
The best way to pick who will win the Quezette 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:
- Strong Fillies – Look for a fillies which have held their own against the colts and gelding in recent races.
- Low Figures – This race seems to favour fillies with single-digit odds.
Quezette Stakes Favourites
Early favourites in 2020 Quezette Stakes betting include the in-form Parlophone chasing a third straight win and the resuming Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Fresh.
Quezette Stakes 2020 Field
The official Quezette Stakes 2020 field of final acceptances will be announced on the Wednesday of race week and published in full below.
The 2020 Quezette Stakes final field attracted 14 fillies with flying I Am Invincible filly Parlophone dominating early betting after a three length win in Adelaide’s Listed Lightning Stakes (1050m) last time out.
|No||Last 10||Horse||Trainer||Jockey||Barrier||Weight||Penalty||Hcp Rating|
|1||1x20x||ARYAAF||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||Luke Nolen||9||58kg||77|
|2||3x92152x||RIVER NIGHT||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||Jamie Kah||1||57kg||71|
|3||02×11||PARLOPHONE||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||Damien Oliver||6||57kg||73|
|4||1718×7||SUPREME IDEA||Anthony & Sam Freedman||Mark Zahra||11||57kg||72|
|5||42x42424x||BELLA NIPOTINA||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||Michael Rodd||7||56kg||70|
|6||2130×246||EUPHORIC SUMMER||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||Ben Melham||3||56kg||67|
|7||129x||FRESH||Peter & Paul Snowden||Damian Lane||8||56kg||70|
|8||6×51533||MISS BOSETTI||Peter & Paul Snowden||Dean Yendall||5||56kg||66|
|9||318×4||AQUAGIRL||Phillip Stokes||Dwayne Dunn||2||56kg||67|
|10||012x||DRONE STRIKE||John McArdle||Daniel Stackhouse||10||56kg||65|
|11||9×15||SEERESS||George Osborne||Ben Allen||13||56kg||62|
|12||1x||AGREEABLE||Anthony & Sam Freedman||Jye McNeil||4||56kg||63|
|13||1x||ICANTOO (NZ)||Leon & Troy Corstens||Craig Williams||12||56kg||64|
|14||75×1||ZOOMING ZEBRA||Russell Osborne||Jamie Mott||14||56kg||62|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
Quezette Stakes 2020 Tips
Favourite: #3 Parlophone ($2.50 at time of publish)
Best Bet: #12 Agreeable ($9 at time of publish)
Best Roughie: #5 Bella Nipotina ($9.50 at time of publish)
Our exclusive 2020 Quezette Stakes tips will be detailed here the week of the race and a full Quezette Stakes betting preview available on the Neds Blog.
Quezette Stakes Race Day
The Quezette Stakes takes place as part of the P.B. Lawrence Stakes Day card at Caulfield on Saturday August 15, 2020. The other Group status features held at the meeting are the:
Quezette Stakes 2020 Barrier Draw
The 2020 Quezette Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race and published in our above Quezette Stakes 2020 Field section.
Quezette Stakes 2020 Nominations
Nominations close by 12:00 PM on Monday, the 10th of August, 2020.
The 2020 Quezette Stakes nominations attracted a bumper 19 three-year-old fillies including the well-tried Bella Nipotina for Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes and the in-form Parlophone chasing a third win on the trot.
|Last 10||Horse||Sex||Age||Trainer||Hcp Rating|
|1||1x||AGREEABLE||F||3||Anthony & Sam Freedman||63|
|3||1x20x||ARYAAF||F||3||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||77|
|4||42x42424x||BELLA NIPOTINA||F||3||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||70|
|5||5×24||CLEAN MACHINE||F||3||Leon & Troy Corstens||63|
|6||012x||DRONE STRIKE||F||3||John McArdle||65|
|7||2130×246||EUPHORIC SUMMER||F||3||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||67|
|8||129x||FRESH||F||3||Peter & Paul Snowden||70|
|9||1x||ICANTOO (NZ)||F||3||Leon & Troy Corstens||64|
|10||6×51533||MISS BOSETTI||F||3||Peter & Paul Snowden||66|
|11||02×11||PARLOPHONE||F||3||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||73|
|12||81||RINGSIDE ROSSA||F||3||Robbie Griffiths|
|13||3x92152x||RIVER NIGHT||F||3||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||71|
|15||1718×7||SUPREME IDEA||F||3||Anthony & Sam Freedman||72|
|16||33x||UNIVERSAL LADY||F||3||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||62|
|17||13379x||UNSTOPPABELLE||F||3||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||67|
|18||5×12||WIDE AWAKE||F||3||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||65|
|19||75×1||ZOOMING ZEBRA||F||3||Russell Osborne||62|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
Quezette Stakes 2020 Weights
Set weight plus penalties apply to this race. Final weights will be announced by 4:00 PM on Monday, the 10th of August, 2020.
2020 Quezette Stakes Top Weight: #1 Aryaaf (58kg)
Quezette Stakes 2020 Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM on Wednesday, the 12th of August, 2020 and will be published in our above Quezette Stakes 2020 Field section.
Quezette Stakes 2020 Jockeys
The final riders announcement is at 1 PM on Wednesday, the 12th of August, 2020 and will be published in our above Quezette Stakes 2020 Field section.
Quezette Stakes 2020 Scratchings
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 15th of August, 2020.
Quezette Stakes Prize Money
The Quezette Stakes prize purse is worth $160,000 in total, distributed from places first through to eighth.
Quezette Stakes Race Number
The Quezette Stakes is set to run as Caulfield Race 6 at 3:20pm (local Melbourne time) on the 15th of August, 2020. There are nine races in total that day at Caulfield Racecourse.
Quezette 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 Quezette Stakes has been released.
Quezette Stakes Live
You can watch or listen to the 2020 Quezette Stakes live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Quezette Stakes Winners
Winners of the Quezette Stakes going back to 2000 are displayed in the table below.
|2020||Bella Nipotina||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||Michael Rodd||56 kgs||1:04.34|
|2019||Exhilarates||James Cummings||Kerrin McEvoy||56 kgs||1:04.47|
|2018||Sunlight||Tony McEvoy||Luke Currie||58.5 kgs||1:04.30|
|2017||Crown Witness||Stuart Webb||Ben Melham||56.5 kgs||1:04.90|
|2016||I Am A Star||Shane Nichols||Steven King||56.5 kgs||1:05.03|
|2015||Petits Filous||Ciaron Maher||Damien Oliver||55 kgs||1:03.10|
|2014||Sabatini||Lee & Shannon Hope||Nicholas Hall||55 kgs||1:04.26|
|2013||Kiss A Rose||Peter Moody||Vlad Duric||55 kgs||1:05.69|
|2012||Elite Elle||Tony Vasil||Damien Oliver||56 kgs||1:05.03|
|2011||Satin Shoes||Clarry Conners||Michael Rodd||58.5 kgs||1:04.21|
|2010||Panipique||Peter Moody||Luke Nolen||54 kgs||1:06.51|
|2009||Corsaire||Mick Price||Craig Newitt||56.5 kgs||1:05.25|
|2008||Viennese||Lee Freedman||Steven Arnold||56.5 kgs||1:05.25|
|2007||Bel Mer||Mick Price||Craig Newitt||54 kgs||1:03.40|
|2006||La Vie Amour||Peter Moody||Luke Nolen||56 kgs||1:04.34|
|2005||Pinezero||John Moloney||Noel Callow||57.5 kgs||1:14.17|
|2004||Alinghi||Lee Freedman||Damien Oliver||57.5 kgs||1:13.40|
|2003||French Bid||Mick Price||Noel Callow||56 kgs||1:10.49|
|2002||Innovation Girl||Brian Mayfield-Smith||Nash Rawiller||57 kgs||1:09.94|
|2001||La Lagune||Tony McEvoy||Damien Oliver||55 kgs||1:13.81|
|2000||So Gorgeous||Dan O’Sullivan||Darren Gauci||55 kgs||1:12.66|
|1999||Stella Artois||Alan Bailey||Greg Childs||56 kgs||1:13.80|