Looking for early info on this year’s Tancred Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
Run over 2,400 metres each year on Easter Saturday, the Tancred Stakes is a Group 1 race with a $1,500,000 prize purse. It attracts some of Australia’s long distance runners, with many international entrants.
If you’re looking for a nice lead in to this race, look no further than the 1,500 metre Ranvet Stakes, taking place two weeks earlier.
For its first sixteen years, the race had been held as a Principal Race. For over 30 years, it has been held as a Group 1 race.
The race has a long history of sponsorship by automotive companies. Past sponsors include BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Kia.
Tancred Stakes 2019 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Saturday, March 30th, 2019
- Track Location: Rosehill Gardens Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Right-handed
- Race Distance: 2,400 metres
- Weight Conditions: Weight for age
- Qualification: Three year olds and over
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 1
- Operator: Australian Turf Club
- Prize Purse: $1,500,000
- Inaugural Race: 1963
Tancred Stakes Betting
There are many different ways to bet on the Tancred Stakes, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Tancred Stakes|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Tancred Stakes .|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Tancred Stakes . Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Tancred 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 Tancred 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 Tancred Stakes to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Tancred Stakes to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Tancred 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 Tancred Stakes , in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Tancred Stakes
- 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 Tancred Stakes Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Tancred 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 2018 edition of the Tancred Stakes here.
(Please note that the odds below are from 07/03/2019, prior to nominations or acceptances).=
|All In||Win Odds||Place Odds|
Which Horse Will Win The Tancred Stakes
The best way to pick who will win the Tancred 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:
- Fierce Fours – Four year olds have tended to dominate this race, winning nearly half of the time in the past 12 years.
- Lucky Barrier – Gate four has produced more winners than any other over the past 40 years.
Tancred Stakes Favourites
Early favourites include Avilius, Almandin, Youngstar and Ace High.
Tancred Stakes 2019 Field
The field limit is 14. Once nominations have been released, we will display the most likely runners in the table below.
Tancred Stakes 2019 Tips
Best Bet: TBC.
Best Roughie: TBC.
Tancred Stakes Race Day
Race day takes place on Saturday, the 30th of March, 2019.
Tancred Stakes Barrier Draw
The 2018 Tancred Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.
Tancred Stakes Nominations
Nominations close at 11 AM on Monday the 25th of March, 2019.
Tancred Stakes Weights
Standard weight for age conditions apply to this race. Final weights are announced at 4 PM on Tuesday the 26th of March, 2019.
Tancred Stakes Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9 AM on Wednesday the 27th of March, 2019.
Tancred Stakes Jockeys
The final riders announcement is at 12 PM on Wednesday the 27th of March, 2019.
Tancred Stakes Scratchings
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday the 30th of March, 2019.
Tancred Stakes Prize Money
The Tancred Stakes prize purse is worth $1,500,000 in total, distributed from places first through to tenth.
Tancred Stakes Race Number
Tancred Stakes is race number 1 on the 30th of March, 2019. There are nine races in total that day at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse.
Tancred 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 Tancred Stakes has been released.
Tancred Stakes Live
You can watch or listen to the 2019 Tancred Stakes live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Tancred Stakes Winners
Winners of the Tancred Stakes for the past nineteen years are displayed in the table below. For a full list of winners going back to 1963, please check our Tancred Stakes winners page.
|2018||Almandin||Liam Howley||Kerrin McEvoy||59 kgs||2:30.11|
|2017||Jameka||Ciaron Maher||Hugh Bowman||56.5 kgs||2:35.65|
|2016||Preferment||Chris Waller||Hugh Bowman||58.5 kgs||2:28.68|
|2015||Hartnell||John O’Shea||James McDonald||57.5 kgs||2:29.50|
|2014||Silent Achiever||Roger James||Nash Rawiller||57 kgs||2:34.29|
|2013||Fiveandahalfstar||Anthony Cummings||Hugh Bowman||54.5 kgs||2:33.79|
|2012||Manighar||Peter Moody||Luke Nolen||59 kgs||2:28.32|
|2011||Cedarberg||Pat Carey||Damien Oliver||58.5 kgs||2:29.78|
|2010||Littorio||Nigel Blackiston||Craig Williams||59 kgs||2:29.38|
|2009||Fiumicino||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||Darren Beadman||59 kgs||2:34.25|
|2008||Tuesday Joy||Gai Waterhouse||Darren Beadman||56 kgs||2:35.81|
|2007||Blutigeroo||Colin Little||Damien Oliver||59 kgs||2:26.56|
|2006||Eremein||Allan Denham||Glen Boss||57.5 kgs||2:27.00|
|2005||Makybe Diva||Lee Freedman||Glen Boss||55.5 kgs||2:26.99|
|2004||Grand Zulu||Gwenda Markwell||Rod Quinn||53.5 kgs||2:25.78|
|2003||Freemason||John Hawkes||Darren Beadman||58 kgs||2:26.82|
|2002||Ethereal||Sheila Laxon||Scott Seamer||55 kgs||2:29.31|
|2001||Curata Storm||John Hawkes||Rod Quinn||53.5 kgs||2:27.77|
|2000||Tie The Knot||Guy Walter||Shane Dye||58 kgs||2:30.83|