The ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes is a group 1 race that is held at the Randwick Racecourse annually in April. The event is a weight-for-age race that runs over a distance of 2000m. The ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes is the richest horse race in the Sydney autumn carnival with a lump sum worth of $4million in prize money. In 2013, the race was won by Reliable Man while it’s a Dundeel and Happy Trails took second and third respectively.
The ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes is held on the second day of the Sydney autumn carnival along with the group 1 ATC Australian Oaks, the Group 1 Sydney cup and also the group 1 Queen of the Turf Stakes. The event is arguably one of the major highlights of this year’s Sydney autumn and is set to attract a lot of crowds. The huge sum in prize money is surely expected to bring onboard the best trainers and horse owners.
The ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes has seen some of the best races and horses in its history. Some of the best horses that have featured in it include the More Joyous in 2012, Grand Armee in 2005, Lonhro in 2003 and the Rough Habit in 1992. There are a number of exciting races that curtain raise for the ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes. The most thrilling though include the Group 1 Ranvest Stakes, The Group 1 ATC Derby, and the Rosehill Guineas.
A number of mares have built their race success from the ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes. The More Joyous for example claimed the Doncaster Mile and the ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes double in 2012 which was an outstanding performance to say the least. The Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival brings a promise of exciting and thrilling events yet the ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes stands tall among the most anticipated races in 2014.
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|2014||It’s A Dundeel||Sacred Falls||Carlton House||2:03.7|
|2013||Reliable Man||It’s A Dundeel||Happy Trails||2:01.8|
|2012||More Joyous||Manighar||Secret Admirer||2:05.3|
|2011||My Kingdom Of Fife||Sacred Choice||Syreon||2:07.7|
|2010||Road To Rock||Triple Honour||Monaco Consul||2:03.8|
|2009||Pompeii Ruler||=2 Sarrera||=2 Metal Bender||2:07.1|
|2008||Sarrera||Nom Du Jeu||Tuesday Joy||2:03.5|
|2007||Desert War||Haradasun||Spirit of Tara||2:04.2|
|2006||Eremein||Aqua d’ Amore||Ike’s Dream||2:02.4|
|2001||Shogun Lodge||Go Flash Go||El Mirada||2:05.5|
|1998||Might And Power||Champagne||Catalan Opening||2:05.1|
|1997||Intergaze||Octagonal||All Our Mob||2:01.2|
|1992||Rough Habit||My Eagle Eye||Aquidity||2:03.8|
|1991||Stylish Century||Royal Creation||Livistona Lane||2:02.9|
|1990||Sydeston||Better Loosen Up||Rajamah||2:17.0|
|1989||Our Poetic Prince||Dandy Andy||Beau Zam||2:10.3|