Looking for early info on this year’s Show County Quality? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
Run over 1,200 metres, the Show County Quality Handicap is a Group 3 race taking place at Randwick Racecourse. With a $160,000 prize purse, it attracts its share of local sprinters.
Show County Quality Handicap 2020 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Saturday, August 22nd, 2020
- Track Location: Randwick Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Right-handed
- Race Distance: 1,200 metres
- Weight Conditions: Quality handicap
- Qualification: Three years and older
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 3
- Operator: Australian Turf Club
- Prize Purse: $160,000
- Inaugural Race: 1993
Show County Quality Handicap Betting
There are many different ways to bet on the Show County Quality Handicap, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Show County Quality Handicap|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Show County Quality Handicap.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Show County Quality Handicap. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Show County Quality Handicap, 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 Show County Quality Handicap, in order to win the Quinella.|
|Exacta Bet||You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within the Show County Quality Handicap to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Show County Quality Handicap to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Show County Quality Handicap 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 Show County Quality Handicap, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Show County Quality Handicap
- Join up 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 Show County Quality Handicap Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Show County Quality Handicap 2020 Odds
Early market odds on the Show County Quality 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 Show County Quality Handicap here.
|All In||Win Odds||Place Odds|
Which Horse Will Win The Show County Quality Handicap
The best way to pick who will win the Show County Quality Handicap 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:
- Local Laps – It’s not hard to find horses that clean up at 1,200 metres at Randwick.
- Hot Lead Up – The Missile Stakes, run at 1,200 metres at Rosehill a fortnight earlier, is going to be the race to watch.
Show County Quality Handicap Favourites
Early favourites in Show County Quality 2020 betting will be detailed here the week of the race.
Show County Quality Handicap 2020 Field
The official Show County Quality final field and barriers are announced on the Wednesday leading-up to Winx Stakes Day and will be detailed in full below.
Show County Quality Handicap 2020 Tips
Best Bet: TBA.
Best Roughie: TBA.
Our exclusive 2020 Show County Quality betting tips will be listed here the week of the race.
Show County Quality Handicap Race Day
Race day takes place on Saturday August 22nd, 2020. Winx Stakes Day features a total of four Group status races including the Group 1 Winx Stakes that opens elite level racing for the new season.
Show County Quality Handicap Barrier Draw
The 2020 Show County Quality Handicap barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.
Show County Quality Handicap Nominations
Nominations close by 11:00 AM on Monday, the 17th of August, 2020.
Show County Quality Handicap Weights
A quality handicap applies to this race. The minimum weight is 53 kilograms. The maximum weight is 61 kilograms. Final weights will be announced by 4:00 PM on Tuesday, the 18th of August, 2020.
Show County Quality Handicap Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9:00 AM on Wednesday, the 19th of August, 2020.
Show County Quality Handicap Jockeys
The final riders announcement is at 12:00 PM on Wednesday, the 19th of August, 2020.
Show County Quality Handicap Scratchings
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 22nd of August, 2020.
Show County Quality Handicap Prize Money
The Show County Quality Handicap prize purse is worth $160,000 in total, distributed from places first through tenth.
Show County Quality Handicap Race Number
The Show County Quality Handicap is likely to run as Race 6 on the 22nd of August, 2020. There are nine races in total that day at Randwick Racecourse.
Show County Quality Handicap 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 Show County Quality Handicap has been released.
Show County Quality Handicap Live
You can watch or listen to the 2020 Show County Quality Handicap live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Show County Quality Handicap Winners
Winners of the Show County Quality Handicap going back to 2000 are displayed in the table below.
|2019||Deprive||James Cummings||Ms Rachel King||53.5 kgs||1:08.63|
|2018||Le Romain||Kris Lees||James McDonald||61 kgs||1:08.62|
|2017||Deploy||Gerald Ryan||Brenton Avdulla||55.5 kgs||1:08.06|
|2016||Tycoon Tara||Peter & Paul Snowden||Kerrin McEvoy||54 kgs||1:09.92|
|2015||Decision Time||Clarry Conners||Christian Reith||54 kgs||1:09.05|
|2014||Terravista||Joseph Pride||Hugh Bowman||56 kgs||1:12.39|
|2013||Rebel Dane||Gary Portelli||Glen Boss||54.5 kgs||1:09.53|
|2012||Moment Of Change||Peter Moody||Peter Robl||54 kgs||1:09.42|
|2011||Skytrain||Peter Snowden||Kerrin McEvoy||53 kgs||1:12.67|
|2010||Kenny’s World||Graeme Murray||Tye Angland||53 kgs||1:10.66|
|2009||Swift Alliance||Gai Waterhouse||Blake Shinn||53 kgs||1:09.83|
|2008||Bank Robber||Gai Waterhouse||Corey Brown||53 kgs||1:11.96|
|2006||Primus||John O’Shea||Hugh Bowman||56.5 kgs||1:09.87|
|2005||Lotteria||Gai Waterhouse||Lenny Beasley||56.5 kgs||1:09.91|
|2004||Athelnoth||Tiger Holland||James Innes||53 kgs||1:10.92|
|2003||Sportsman||Gregory Hickman||Zac Purton||54 kgs||1:11.86|
|2002||Presently||Bruce McLachlan||James Innes||53 kgs||1:09.82|
|2001||Kingsgate||Gai Waterhouse||Glen Boss||52 kgs||1:10.83|
|2000||Stanzaic||John Size||Glen Boss||53.5 kgs||1:09.81|
|1999||Upright||John Hawkes||Larry Cassidy||51.5 kgs||1:10.27|