Chipping Norton Stakes

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Chipping Norton Stakes
Group I race
Lough Neagh 1937 AJC Randwick Cumberland Plate Trainer Tim Brosnan.jpg
Lough Neagh – 1933, 1936 and 1937 winner
Location Warwick Farm Racecourse
Inaugurated 1925
Race type ThoroughbredFlat racing
Sponsor Liverpool City Council (2015)
Race information
Distance 1,600 metres
Surface Turf
Track Right-handed
Qualification Three year olds and older
Weight Weight for Age
Purse A$500,000 (2015)
Bonuses exempt from ballot for Doncaster Handicap and Sydney Cup

The Chipping Norton Stakes is an Australian Turf Club Group 1 Thoroughbred horse race for three year olds and older, run at weight for age, over a distance of 1600 metres at Warwick Farm Racecourse, Sydney, Australia in February or March. Prizemoney is A$500,000.

Amounis, 1927 winner Harold Jones up
Rogilla,1935 winner

Race History[edit]

The race is major prep race for the Group 1 Doncaster Handicap and Sydney Cup since winners are exempt from ballot for entry into both races.[1]

The race is named after the suburb Chipping Norton located in Liverpool located 27 kilometres south-west of Sydney. The race is usually held together with the Liverpool City Cup as part of the City of Liverpool festivities.[2]

Some outstanding champions have won this race including Phar Lap, Tranquil Star, Bernborough and Tulloch, Super Impose and Tie the Knot who won the race four consecutive times.[1]

Race distance[edit]

  • 1925–1972 - 1 14 miles (~2000 metres)
  • 1972–1979 – 2100 metres
  • 1980 onwards - 1600 metres

Race grade[edit]

  • 1925–1979 - Principle race
  • 1980–1985 - Group 2
  • 1986 onwards - Group 1 race

Race venue[edit]

The winners[edit]

See also[edit]

External sites[edit]

First three placegetters Chipping Norton Stakes (ATC)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Winners and Past Results for the Chipping Norton Stakes". Pro Group Racing Australia. 2014. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  2. ^ "Family day at Warwick Farm's cup day". Liverpool City Champion. 5 March 2013. Retrieved 6 March 2013. 
  3. ^ "Feature Story: The Chipping Norton Stakes". Australian Turf Club. 2015. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  4. ^ "2015 Result – Liverpool Chipping Norton Stks (held 28 February 2015)". breednet.com. Retrieved 28 February 2015. 
  5. ^ "2014 Result – Chipping Norton Stakes (held 8 March 2014)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  6. ^ "2013 Result – Chipping Norton Stakes (held 9 March 2013)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  7. ^ "2012 Result – Chipping Norton Stakes (held 10 March 2012)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  8. ^ "2011 Result – Chipping Norton Stakes (held 5 March 2011)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  9. ^ "2010 Result – Patinack Chipping Norton Stks (held 6 March 2010)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  10. ^ "2009 Result – Patinack Chipping Norton Stks (held 7 March 2009)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  11. ^ "2008 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 22 March 2008)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  12. ^ "2007 Result – Chipping Norton Stakes (held 3 March 2007)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  13. ^ "2006 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 11 March 2006)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  14. ^ "2005 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 19 February 2005)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  15. ^ "2004 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 6 March 2004)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  16. ^ "2003 Result – Chipping Norton (held 15 March 2003)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  17. ^ "2002 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 23 February 2002)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  18. ^ "2001 Result – Chipping Norton (held 10 March 2001)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  19. ^ "2000 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 18 March 2000)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  20. ^ "1999 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 27 February 1999)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  21. ^ "1998 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 7 March 1998)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  22. ^ "1997 Result – Chipping Norton Stakes (held 22 February 1997)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  23. ^ "1996 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 2 March 1996)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  24. ^ "1995 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 11 March 1995)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  25. ^ "1994 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 26 February 1994)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  26. ^ "1993 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 6 March 1993)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  27. ^ "1992 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 15 March 1992)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  28. ^ "1991 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 23 February 1991)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  29. ^ "1990 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 10 March 1990)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  30. ^ "1989 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 18 February 1989)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  31. ^ "1988 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 27 February 1988)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  32. ^ "1987 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 14 March 1987)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  33. ^ "1986 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 22 February 1986)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  34. ^ "1985 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 2 March 1985)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  35. ^ "1984 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 17 March 1984)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  36. ^ "1983 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 26 February 1983)". breednet.com. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  37. ^ "1970 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 14 March 1970)". The Sydney Morning Herald (News Google). 15 March 1970. p. 74. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  38. ^ "1969 Result – Chipping Norton Stks (held 29 March 1969)". The Age (News Google). 31 March 1969. p. 21. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  39. ^ "Bernborough defeats Flight in stirring finish". The Advocate (Burnie, Tas.) (Trove Digital). 15 April 1946. p. 3 col. 1–2. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  40. ^ "TRANQUIL STAR TOO GOOD". The Examiner (Launceston, Tas.) (Trove Digital). 7 April 1941. p. 3 col. 1. Retrieved 18 February 2015. 
  41. ^ "Warwick Farm. CUP TO GWILLIAN G. Phar Lap's Easy Win.". The Sydney Morning Herald (Trove Digital). 14 April 1930. p. 15 col. 1. Retrieved 18 February 2015.