R.J Peters Stakes

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

RJ Peters Stakes, Ascot Racecourse

Run over 1,500 metres, the R.J. Peters Stakes is a Group 3 race taking place at Ascot Racecourse. With a $150,000 prize purse, it attracts some of Western Australia’s best middle distance runners.

Starting out as a Principal race, this race was made a Listed race in 1979, followed by an upgrade to Group 3 in 1986.

This race serves as a decent lead up for the Railway Stakes.

R.J. Peters Stakes 2019 – Quick Information

  • Race Day: Saturday, November 16th, 2019
  • Track Location: Ascot Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Left-handed
  • Race Distance: 1,500 metres
  • Weight Conditions: Quality handicap
  • Qualification: Three year olds and over
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 3
  • Prize Purse: $150,000
  • Inaugural Race: 1905

R.J. Peters Stakes Betting

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

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

How To Bet On The R.J. Peters Stakes

  1. Log in at neds.com.au
  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 R.J. Peters Stakes Betting above).
  5. Select the horse(s) for the race.

R.J. Peters Stakes 2019 Odds

Early market odds are displayed below. If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2019 edition of the R.J. Peters Stakes here. 

(Please note that the odds below are from 12/11/2019).

All In Win Odds Place Odds
TBA TBA TBA

Which Horse Will Win The R.J. Peters Stakes

The best way to pick who will win the R.J. Peters 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:

  • Hot Lead Up – Keep an eye on the Asian Beau Stakes, run at a similar distance, at the same racecourse. 
  • Mixed Distance Runners – Look for horses stepping down from running the mile, or horses that are looking to make the jump from sprinting distance to something longer.

R.J. Peters Stakes Favourites

Early favourites include TBA #1, TBA #2 and TBA #3.

R.J. Peters Stakes 2019 Field

We will display the field once released to the public.

R.J. Peters Stakes 2019 Tips

Favourite: Condo’s Express.

Best Bet: TBA.

Best Roughie: TBA.

R.J. Peters Stakes Race Day

Race day takes place on Saturday, the 16th of November, 2019.

R.J. Peters Stakes Barrier Draw

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

R.J. Peters Stakes Nominations

Nominations close at 12:30 PM on Tuesday, the 12th of November, 2019.

R.J. Peters Stakes Weights

A quality handicap applies to this race. Final weights will be announced by 7:00 PM on Tuesday, the 12th of November, 2019.

R.J. Peters Stakes Acceptances

Acceptances must be declared before 1:00 PM on Wednesday, the 13th of November, 2019.

R.J. Peters Stakes Jockeys

The final riders announcement is at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, the 13th of
November, 2019.

R.J. Peters Stakes Scratchings

Scratchings close at 11:00 AM on Saturday, the 16th of November, 2019.

R.J. Peters Stakes Prize Money

The R.J. Peters Stakes prize purse is worth $150,000 in total, distributed from places first through to eighth.

Place Prize Money
1st $88,500
2nd $30,000
3rd $13,500
4th $6,000
5th $3,000
6th $1,500
7th $1,500
8th $1,500
9th $1,500
10th $1,500

R.J. Peters Stakes Race Number

The R.J. Peters Stakes is race number 8 on Saturday, the 16th of November, 2019. There are nine races in total that day at Ascot Racecourse.

R.J. Peters 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 R.J. Peters Stakes has been released.

R.J. Peters Stakes Live

You can watch or listen to the 2019 R.J. Peters Stakes live, across the following mediums.

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

Radio: Radio Sport National

R.J. Peters Stakes Winners

Winners of the R.J. Peters Stakes for the past nineteen years are displayed in the table below. For a full list of winners, please visit our winners page for this race.

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Weight Time
2018 Freo Daniel O’Connor Shaun McGruddy 54 kgs 1:30.44
2017 Properantes Colin Webster Peter Knuckey 55 kgs 1:31.77
2016 Scales Of Justice Lindsey Smith Paul Harvey 55 kgs 1:28.59
2015 Hazzabeel Daniel Morton Lucy Warwick 54.5 kgs 1:29.34
2014 Bass Strait Neville Parnham Chris Parnham 58 kgs 1:30.79
2013 Kerrific Bruce Watkins Peter Hall 59.5 kgs 1:29.33
2012 Maschino Graham Yuill Jarrad Noske 57.5 kgs 1:28.63
2011 Westriver Kevydonn Paige Kenney Patrick Carbery 53 kgs 1:28.90
2010 God Has Spoken Neville Parnham Steven Parnham 53 kgs 1:28.63
2009 Elliotto Neville Parnham Steven Parnham 54 kgs 1:28.65
2008 Famous Roman Ken Williamson Jason Whiting 53 kgs 1:26.39
2007 El Presidente Bruce Watkins Troy Turner 57 kgs 1:29.98
2006 Always A Devil Robert Harvey Troy Turner 53 kgs 1:29.03
2005 Rescuer Trevor Andrews Kevin Forrester 53 kgs 1:27.73
2004 Finito Phil Humann Shaun O’Donnell 57 kgs 1:28.94
2003 Alkaased Luca Cumani Jimmy Fortune 56 kgs 2:34.40
2002 Kensyl Bay Tom Widdeson Glenn Smith 55.5 kgs 1:28.96
2001 Old Fashion Vernon Brockman Stephen Miller 55 kgs 1:29.86
2000 Northerly Fred Kersley Patrick Carbery 52 kgs 1:28.83
1999 Sister Patricia Mclaren Craig Staples 52 kgs 1:28.08