Looking for early info on this year’s Rose Of Kingston Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
The Rose Of Kingston Stakes – also known as the Blazer Stakes – is a Group 2 race for mares run over 1400m at Flemington Racecourse in late September or early October on Turnbull Stakes Day.
The set weights plus penalties event offers $300,000 in prize money and makes a nice lead-up into the Group 1 Empire Rose Stakes (1600m) run back at the track over the Melbourne Cup Carnival. No mare has completed the Rose Of Kingston – Empire Rose Stakes (formerly the Myer Classic) double however since Sedately (1994).
Inaugurated in 1989 the Rose Of Kingston Stakes is named in honour of former start VRC Oaks (1981) and Australian Derby (1982) winning filly Rose Of Kingston.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 – Fast Facts
- Race Day: Saturday, October 2nd, 2021
- Track Location: Flemington Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Left-handed
- Distance: 1400m
- Weight Class: Set weights + penalties
- Qualification: Mares four-years-old and above
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 2
- Operator: Victorian Racing Club
- Prize Purse: $300,000
- Inaugural Race: 1989
- 2021 Rose Of Kingston Stakes Winner: Still A Star
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 RESULTS
The official 2021 Rose Of Kingston Stakes results will be available below once the race takes place on Saturday October 2, 2021.
- #7 Still A Star
- #17e Pride Of Jenni
- #3 Mystic Journey
Rose Of Kingston Stakes Betting 2021
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Rose Of Kingston Stakes|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Rose Of Kingston Stakes.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Rose Of Kingston Stakes. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Rose Of Kingston 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 Rose Of Kingston 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 Rose Of Kingston Stakes to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Rose Of Kingston Stakes to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Rose Of Kingston 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 Rose Of Kingston Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Rose Of Kingston Stakes In 2021
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- Make sure to check out the form guide, once it’s released
- Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Odds
Early market betting odds on the 2021 Rose Of Kingston 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 Rose Of Kingston Stakes in 2021?
Deciding on which horse will win the Rose Of Kingston Stakes comes down to a number of key form facts and statistics on the race including:
- Double Figures – Mares further down the Rose Of Kingston Stakes betting markets have a strong record with plenty of recent upsets in the event including wins by: Now Or Later ($10 in 2017), La Passe ($31 in 2015), Forever Loved ($13 in 2014), Fire Up Fifi ($26 in 2013), Sierra Sue ($17 in 2020) and Still A Star ($10).
- Let’s Elope – The Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes is one of the key lead-up races into the Rose Of Kingston Stakes with Still A Star (3rd in 2021) the last winner to come via that event.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Favourites
Early favourites in 2021 Rose Of Kingston Stakes betting include former All-Star Mile winner Mystic Journey, Phillip Stokes’ Robert Sangster Stakes champ Instant Celebrity and Annavisto.
Invincibella ($3.20 in 2018) was the last Rose Of Kingston Stakes favourite to win.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Field
The official Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 field of final acceptors will be announced on the Wednesday of race week and published in full below.
The 2021 Rose Of Kingston Stakes field features a host of Group 1 winning mares including Instant Celebrity and Mystic Journey.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Tips
Favourite: #3 Mystic Journey ($4.20 at time of publish)
Best Bet: #3 Mystic Journey to salute for the punters (see above)
Best Roughie: #8 Ecumenical ($19 at time of publish)
Our insider Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 tips will be available here the week of the race and a full Rose Of Kingston Stakes betting preview published on the Neds Blog.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 race day
The Rose Of Kingston Stakes takes place at Flemington Racecourse on October 2nd, 2021 as part of the Turnbull Stakes Day program. The other key Group status races on the card that day are the:
- Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m);
- Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m);
- Group 2 Edward Manifold Stakes (1600m);
- Group 2 Gilgai Stakes (1200); and the
- Group 3 The Bart Cummings (2500m).
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Nominations
Nominations close at 12 PM, Monday the 27th of September, 2021.
|Last 10||Horse||Sex||Age||Trainer||Hcp Rating|
|1||0x5x734223||AIDENSFIELD||M||4||Ben & JD Hayes||74|
|2||0x12113x21||ANNAVISTO (NZ)||M||4||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||90|
|3||3400×34134||BARBIE’S FOX||M||5||Louise Bonella||78|
|4||63512×7804||BEST STONE||M||5||John Thompson||82|
|6||80x38478x9||BONVICINI||M||5||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||89|
|8||2623155335||DON’TTELLTHEBOSS||M||5||Robbie Griffiths & Mathew de Kock||77|
|10||316126×251||EMERALD CROWN||M||5||Nigel Blackiston||67|
|11||113x412x36||INSTANT CELEBRITY||M||4||Phillip Stokes||108|
|12||0x45729x24||LOVE SENSATION||M||4||Kevin Corstens||76|
|13||8017x225x2||MYSTIC JOURNEY||M||6||Adam Trinder||109|
|15||112x42020x||ODEUM||M||4||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)|
|17||33112x26x5||PRIDE OF JENNI||M||4||Symon Wilde||72|
|18||x80571520x||PRINCESS JENNI (NZ)||M||6||Symon Wilde||103|
|19||1x1960x656||RICH HIPS||M||5||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||100|
|20||2141x04x29||SHAIK||M||4||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||77|
|21||7×06041171||SIERRA SUE (NZ)||M||5||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||111|
|22||12x1235x11||SIRILEO MISS||M||4||Symon Wilde||84|
|23||59x4216x86||SNICKERDOODLEDANDY||M||4||Peter G Moody||80|
|24||111x1021x3||STILL A STAR||M||5||Bill Ryan||103|
|25||1x4355417x||TOKORANGI (NZ)||M||4||Michael Moroney|
|26||0399x1704x||VANNA GIRL||M||5||Toby & Trent Edmonds|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Weights
The race is run at set weights plus penalties. Final weights will be declared by 4 PM, Monday the 27th of September, 2021 and will be published in our above Rose Of Kingston Stakes Field section.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM, Wednesday the 29th September, 2021 and will be published in our above Rose Of Kingston Stakes Field section.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Jockeys
Riders must be declared before 1 PM, Wednesday the 29th of September, 2021 and will be published in our above Rose Of Kingston Stakes Field section.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 barrier draw
The 2021 Rose Of Kingston Stakes barrier draw will take place a few days before the race and will be published in our above Rose Of Kingston Stakes Field section.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Scratchings
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM, Saturday the 2nd of October, 2021.
Rose Of Kingston STAKES PRIZE MONEY 2021
The current Rose Of Kingston Stakes prize money is set at a total of $300,000 with prize money paid from first to eighth.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes Race Number 2021
The 2021 Rose Of Kingston Stakes is set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:05pm (AEST) on Saturday the 2nd of October, 2021. There will be a total of nine races that day at Flemington Racecourse.
Rose Of Kingston Stakes 2021 Form Guide
The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check below for a link to our full 2021 Rose Of Kingston Stakes Form Guide following final acceptances.
Rose Of Kingston STAKES LIVE 2021
You can watch or listen to the 2021 Rose Of Kingston Stakes live, across the following mediums.
Free-to-air television: Seven Network
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Stream Online: 7Live
rose of kingston Stakes Winners (Past Results)
See below for a list of past Rose Of Kingston Stakes winners going back to 2000.
|2021||Still A Star||Pride Of Jenni||Mystic Journey||1:23.1|
|2020||Sierra Sue||She Shao Fly||Missile Mantra||1:23.0|
|2019||Haut Brion Her||Pohutukawa||Angelic Ruler||1:22.6|
|2017||Now Or Later||Merriest||Payroll||1:24.2|
|2016||French Emotion||Pure Pride||Vibrant Rouge||1:24.3|
|2015||La Passe||Manageress||Lucky Lago/Jessy Belle||1:22.9|
|2014||Forever Loved||Enquare||May’s Dream||1:24.8|
|2013||Fire Up Fifi||Peron||Catkins||1:23.8|
|2010||Palacio De Cristal||No Evidence Needed||Strawberry Field||1:23.9|
|2009||Cats Whisker||Gold Water||Dane Julia||1:22.4|
|2008||Bellini Rose||Absolute Glam||Viking Turf Belle||1:24.1|
|2007||Vormista||Bellini Rose||El Pauji||1:23.9|
|2006||Divine Madonna||Imana||Open Cut||1:23.3|
|2004||Skewiff||Infinite Grace||Light Sweeper||1:22.4|
|2002||Hosannah||Gentle Genius||Purple Groove||1:23.8|
|2001||Tickle My||Hula Wonder||Calm Smytzer||1:25.7|