Looking for early info on this year’s Robert Sangster Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
Run over 1,200 metres, the Robert Sangster Stakes is a Group 1 race taking place at Morphettville Racecourse in early May each year as part of the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival.
The weight-for-age feature offers $500,000 in prize money and is open only to fillies and mares.
This race serves as an excellent lead in to The Goodwood, taking place at the same track two weeks later and Black Caviar (2012) and Platelet (2013) are the latest mares to complete the Robert Sangster Stakes – The Goodwood double.
Robert Sangster Stakes 2021 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Saturday, May 1st, 2021
- Track Location: Morphettville Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Left-handed
- Race Distance: 1,200 metres
- Weight Conditions: Weight for age
- Qualification: Three year olds and above (fillies and mares)
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 1
- Operator: South Australian Jockey Club
- Prize Purse: $500,000
- Inaugural Race: 1983
- 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes Winner: Instant Celebrity
robert sangster Stakes 2021 RESULTS
The official 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes results will be available below once the race takes place on Saturday May 1, 2021.
- #15 Instant Celebrity
- #3 Subpoenaed
- #11 Rubisaki
The Phillip Stokes-trained local Not A Single Doubt filly Instant Celebrity ($9) was easing in the markets but proved the best on the day beating the older mares in dominant finish in the 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes results.
Robert Sangster Stakes Betting 2021
There are many different ways to bet on the Robert Sangster Stakes , we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Robert Sangster Stakes|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Robert Sangster Stakes . Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Robert Sangster 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 Robert Sangster 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 Robert Sangster Stakes to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Robert Sangster Stakes to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Robert Sangster 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 Robert Sangster Stakes , in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Robert Sangster 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 Robert Sangster Stakes Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Robert Sangster Stakes 2021 ODDS
Early market betting odds on the 2021 Robert Sangster 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 Robert Sangster Stakes
The best way to pick who will win the Robert Sangster 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:
- Four-Year-Old Factor: From 2008-2021 seven four-year-old mares have saluted in the Robert Sangster.
- Lay the Favourite: Since 2007 just two favourites in Robert Sangster betting have won.
- Wide Barrier: A host of recent Robert Sangster Stakes winners have jumped from a wide gate including Shoals (15 of 17 in 2018), Spright (13 of 13 in 2019) and Bella Vella (11 of 16 in 2020).
Robert Sangster Stakes Favourites 2021
Early favourites in 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes betting include the in-form Sisstar, top local hope Instant Celebrity who ran third in Melbourne’s Thousand Guineas last October and the Godolphin-raced Flit.
Just two Robert Sangster Stakes favourites have won since 2007, most recently Black Caviar (2012).
Robert Sangster Stakes 2021 Field
The official 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes field of final acceptances is announced on the Tuesday of race week and will be published in full below.
Seventeen fillies and mares make-up the Robert Sangster Stakes 2021 final field including the in-form Sisstar chasing her fourth straight win and the rails-drawn Mizzy who enjoyed back-to-back Group 1 seconds in March before a last start flop (11th) in the George Ryder that she is out to atone for here.
- Scratchings Update: #14 Street Icon (11)
Robert Sangster Stakes 2021 Tips
Favourite: #8 Sisstar ($7 at time of publish)
Best Bet: #15 Instant Celebrity ($11)
Best Roughie: #10 Humma Humma ($17 at time of publish)
Our insider 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes tips will be detailed above the week of the race and a full betting preview published on the Neds Blog.
Robert Sangster Stakes Race Day 2021
Race day takes place on Saturday, the 1st of May, 2021 at Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide. Robert Sangster Stakes Day is host to two Group 1 features with the meeting’s marquee race supported by the Australasian Oaks for the fillies.
Robert Sangster Stakes Barrier Draw 2021
The 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race and published in our above Robert Sangster Stakes Field section.
Robert Sangster Stakes Nominations 2021
Nominations close at 12:30 PM on Tuesday, the 20th of April, 2021.
The 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes nominations attracted 33 fillies and mares with the Phillip Stokes-trained Instant Celebrity the best of the local contingent.
|Last 10||Horse||Sex||Age||Trainer||Hcp Rating|
|2||222130×680||BAM’S ON FIRE||M||5||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||99|
|3||21451x80x6||BE MY STAR||M||5||Will Clarken||77|
|4||0324×52336||BELLA NIPOTINA||F||3||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||83|
|6||5x1344x487||BROOKLYN HUSTLE||M||4||Jason Warren & Dean Krongold||101|
|8||x1114x4937||DAME GISELLE||F||3||Peter & Paul Snowden||95|
|9||7×10825382||DON’TTELLTHEBOSS||M||4||Robbie Griffiths & Mathew de Kock||72|
|12||1x6046x342||HUMMA HUMMA||M||5||John McArdle||98|
|13||11113×4||INSTANT CELEBRITY||F||3||Phillip Stokes||92|
|15||0x13055x51||LI’L KONTRA||M||4||Ryan Balfour||84|
|16||3x26462x22||LYRE||M||4||Anthony & Sam Freedman||102|
|17||1x1813x215||MILEVA||F||3||Dan Clarken & Oopy MacGillivray||80|
|18||110x339x16||MINHAAJ||F||3||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||82|
|20||08x125x431||MUNTASEERA||F||3||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||87|
|21||11×220||NAJMAH||F||3||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||72|
|22||4x1140x71||NIGHT RAID||F||3||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||82|
|23||5437×11262||PAUL’S REGRET||M||4||Peter Chow||84|
|24||x713758x30||PRETTY BRAZEN||M||4||Tony & Calvin McEvoy||103|
|25||x3352x1865||PROPHET’S THUMB||M||5||Anthony & Sam Freedman||100|
|29||095x361x11||SISSTAR||M||4||Tony & Calvin McEvoy||99|
|30||132×2432||SMOKIN’ VAL||F||3||Jon O’Connor||67|
|31||5759×22839||STREET ICON||M||5||Kevin Corstens||81|
|32||3x46160x17||SUBPOENAED (NZ)||M||4||Chris Waller||105|
|33||33×1127613||SWORD OF MERCY||M||5||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||99|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
Robert Sangster Stakes Weights 2021
Standard weight for age conditions apply to this race. Final weights are announced at 4:30 PM on Tuesday, the 27th of April, 2021 with weighs on the final acceptors to be published in our above Robert Sangster Stakes Field section.
Robert Sangster Stakes Acceptances 2021
Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM on Tuesday, the 27th of April, 2021 and will be published in our above Robert Sangster Stakes Field section.
Robert Sangster Stakes Jockeys 2021
The final riders announcement is at 12:30 PM on Wednesday, the 28th of April, 2021 with jockeys to be published in our above Robert Sangster Stakes Field section.
Robert Sangster Stakes Scratchings 2021
Scratchings close at 8:00 AM on Saturday, the 1st of May, 2021.
2021 Robert Sangster Stakes Scratchings:
- #14 Street Icon (11)
Robert Sangster Stakes Prize Money 2021
The Robert Sangster Stakes prize purse is worth $502,250 in total, distributed from places first through to tenth.
Robert Sangster Stakes Race Number 2021
The 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes is set to run as Morphettville Race 8 at 4:05pm (ACST) on Saturday the 1st of May, 2021 There are nine races in total that day at Morphettville Racecourse.
Robert Sangster Stakes Form Guide 2021
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 the 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes has been released.
Robert Sangster Stakes Live
You can watch or listen to the 2021 Robert Sangster Stakes live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Robert Sangster Stakes Winners
Winners of the Robert Sangster Stakes going back to the year 2000 are displayed in the table below.
|2021||Instant Celebrity||Phillip Stokes||Craig Williams||55 kgs||1:09.62|
|2020||Bella Vella||Will Clarken||Todd Pannell||56.5 kgs||1:11.07|
|2019||Spright||Garry Frazer||Damien Oliver||56.5 kgs||1:09.28|
|2018||Shoals||Anthony Freedman||Tim Clark||55 kgs||1:09.19|
|2017||Secret Agenda||Mick Price||Damien Oliver||56.5 kgs||1:09.15|
|2016||Precious Gem||Henry Dwyer||Jake Noonan||56.5 kgs||1:09.49|
|2015||Miracles Of Life||Paul Snowden||Hugh Bowman||56.5 kgs||1:09.72|
|2014||Driefontein||Gai Waterhouse||Vlad Duric||56.5 kgs||1:09.23|
|2013||Platelet||Darren Weir||Ben Melham||56.5 kgs||1:11.04|
|2012||Black Caviar||Peter Moody||Luke Nolen||56.5 kgs||1:10.65|
|2011||Response||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||Dwayne Dunn||56.5 kgs||1:09.08|
|2010||Rostova||Steve Richards||Steven King||54 kgs||1:09.42|
|2009||Bel Mer||Mick Price||Craig Newitt||56.5 kgs||1:09.51|
|2008||Juste Momente||Danny O’Brien||Steven Arnold||56 kgs||1:09.71|
|2007||Universal Queen||Lee Freedman||Corey Brown||54 kgs||1:08.38|
|2006||Ellicorsam||Lee Freedman||Danny Nikolic||55 kgs||1:09.37|
|2005||Alinghi||Lee Freedman||Damien Oliver||52 kgs||1:08.77|
|2004||French Bid||Mick Price||Stephen Baster||52 kgs||1:09.09|
|2003||Our Egyptian Raine||Kenny Rae||Catherine Hutchinson||55 kgs||1:08.77|
|2002||Suzy Grey||Alan Bailey||Paul Gatt||55.5 kgs||1:13.26|
|2001||Umaline||John Hall||Shayne Cahill||55 kgs||1:08.14|
|2000||Rain Dance Lady||David Hall||Fabian Alesci||55 kgs||1:09.01|