Challenge Stakes Field

The Challenge Stakes field contains some of the more accomplished horses racing on the Sydney circuit. Running under weight-for-age conditions, the Challenge Stakes field contests the $500,000 purse across 1000m of Randwick turf. Over the years the Challenge Stakes field has gradually improved in its content, with stronger and more widely experienced horses now joining the field. Betting on the Challenge Stakes field can be quite lucrative, as horses will have gone through a few events in their build-up to the event.

2017 Challenge Stakes Field

The 2017 Challenge Stakes field is likely to be filled out with some very impressive horses. Building on the growing reputation established in recent years, the Challenge Stakes will certainly attract a high quality field from further afield than Sydney stables. As a group 2 event, the 2017 Challenge Stakes field will be working hard to get that black-type victory on their racing record.

The 2017 Challenge Stakes field is below.

As soon as details are finalised, the 2017 Challenge Stakes field will be published here.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 68x265x633 BALL OF MUSCLE Joseph Pride Tommy Berry (late alt) 3 58.5kg 104
2 2215x1181x REDZEL Peter & Paul Snowden Kerrin McEvoy (late alt) 10 58.5kg 104
3 1x11x113x9 SUPIDO Michael Kent Luke Nolen 6 58.5kg 98
4 62x600x211 DAL CIELO (NZ) Kris Lees Glyn Schofield 7 58.5kg 93
5 6247×27684 WOULDNT IT BE NICE Paul Perry Tim Clark 2 58.5kg 89
6 212134028x JUNGLE EDGE Mick Bell Arron Lynch 8 58.5kg 88
7 1631x5470x ENGLISH Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Blake Shinn 1 56.5kg 110
8 1113x132x6 HEATHERLY Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra Joao Moreira 9 56.5kg 107
9 15x447317x FELINES Kris Lees Brenton Avdulla 4 56.5kg 101
10 56x153116x KENTUCKY MISS Joseph Pride Corey Brown 5 54kg 82

2017 Challenge Stakes Nominations

# Form (Last 10) Horse Sex Age Trainer Hcp. Rating
1 68x265x633 BALL OF MUSCLE G 6 Joseph Pride 104
2 62x600x211 DAL CIELO (NZ) G 4 Kris Lees 93
3 1631x5470x ENGLISH M 4 Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott 110
4 15x447317x FELINES M 5 Kris Lees 101
5 97x000x670 HEART TESTA G 7 Matthew Smith 86
6 1113x132x6 HEATHERLY M 4 Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 107
7 212134028x JUNGLE EDGE G 6 Mick Bell 88
8 56x153116x KENTUCKY MISS F 3 Joseph Pride 82
9 431160x19x PALAZZO PUBBLICO M 5 Matthew Smith 98
10 2215x1181x REDZEL G 4 Peter & Paul Snowden 104
11 1x11x113x9 SUPIDO H 5 Michael Kent 98
12 3x296x20x1 TERRAVISTA G 7 Joseph Pride 113
13 6247×27684 WOULDNT IT BE NICE G 6 Paul Perry 89