Bill Stutt Stakes News

Ten three-year-olds remain in contention for Friday’s Group 2 Bill Stutt Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. One of two entrants for David Hayes and Tom Dabernig, Sovereign Nation ($4.40) has maintained position…


Bill Stutt Stakes

The 2015 Bill Stutt Stakes is a Group 2 race over 1600 metres for 3 year olds, held at Moonee Valley Racecourse and named in honour of a former Moonee Valley Racing Club chairman. It has a total purse worth more than $200,000.

The 2015 Bill Stutt Stakes will be held on Friday night, October 2.

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Originally called the Moonee Valley Stakes, the race name was changed in 1990 and is often referred to simply as the Stutt Stakes. It is a set weight race that is used as an indicator for performance in the Caulfield Guineas.

The Bill Stutt Stakes shares a race day with four other black type events. These include:

While its history is not as long as the Melbourne Cup, the race was first run in 1934 at a distance of 8 furlongs, with Titanium awarded the first Bill Stutt Stakes victory. Since that time, several Stutt Stakes champions have been legendary racers, such as 1966 winner Storm Queen and the 1989 winner Zabeel.

Bill Stutt Stakes Betting

A lot of entrants in the Bill Stutt Stakes are in it to get a run before taking on the Caulfield Guineas a few weeks later. As it is a set weight race, you can usually rely on the best horses to put in a decent run and at least take a place.

The best Bill Stutt Stakes betting odds can be found at online betting sites. We recommend Ladbrokes.com.au and bookmaker.com.au for online betting, as these sites are trustworthy and known to offer very good odds. If you get a good tip, make sure you are signed up to an online betting site to take advantage of it while the odds are right.

Upcoming Races

Group 1

Doomben Cup

(2020m)

Doomben

$500,000

3YO & Up WFA

Group 1

Queensland Oaks

(2400m)

Eagle Farm

$400,000

3YO SW

Group 1

Queensland Derby

(2400m)

Eagle Farm

$500,000

3YO SW

Group 1

Stradbroke Handicap

(1400m)

Eagle Farm

$1,000,000

Hcp

Group 1

The TJ Smith

(1600m)

Eagle Farm

$500,000

2YO SW

Group 1

Winter Stakes

(1400m)

Eagle Farm

$500,000

WFA

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