Sweet Embrace

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Sweet Embrace
Sire Todman
Grandsire Star Kingdom
Dam Miss Port
Damsire Port Vista
Sex Mare
Foaled 1964
Country Australia
Colour Chestnut
Major wins
Golden Slipper Stakes (1967)
Sweet Embrace Stakes

Sweet Embrace was a notable Australian thoroughbred racehorse. She was a chestnut daughter of Todman from the Port Vista mare Miss Port.[1]

She was owned by Jack and Bob Ingham.[2]

She is best remembered for winning the 1967 STC Golden Slipper Stakes as a maiden at long odds of 40/1.[1]

The Sweet Embrace Stakes run annually at Randwick Racecourse is named in her honour.


  1. ^ a b "SWEET EMBRACE (AUS) ch. M, 1964". Thoroughbred Pedigree Database (USA). Retrieved 11 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "FEATURE ARTICLE – DID YOU KNOW?". justracing.com (Australia). 26 November 2003. Retrieved 11 March 2013.