Ladbrokes Tip: Stan Fox horses can back-up in Melbourne’s Caulfield Guineas at good odds!
The Stan Fox Stakes is a Group 2 race for three-year-olds run on Spring Champion Stakes Day at Royal Randwick in October each Sydney Spring Racing Carnival. The meeting is headlined by the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) for three-year-old stayers, whiel the Stan Fox Stakes is one of two Group 2 support acts on the card along with the Roman Consul Stakes.
Run at set weights over 1500m, the Stan Fox Stakes offers a total of $250,000 in prize money and makes a nice lead-up to the next month’s Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m) in Melbourne. Recent horses to complete the Stan Fox Stakes – Caulfield Guineas double include Press Statement (2015) and Shooting To Win (2014).
The latest edition of the Stan Fox Stakes takes place on Saturday October 12, 2019 .
Stan Fox Stakes Race Facts
- Date: Saturday October 12, 2019
- Track: Randwick Racecourse
- Distance: 1500m
- Conditions: 3YOs – Set Weights
- Status: Group 2
- Prize Money: $250,000
- First Run: 1975
Stan Fox Stakes Field
The Stan Fox Stakes field attracts a line-up of the season’s best middle-distance three-year-olds many looking to extend their form over a mile or further later during the carnival.
Runners may be backing-up from an earlier spring run, or be kicking off their new season campaigns. In 2015 Press Statement improved on a Golden Rose fifth to win the Stan Fox and then the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas over the mile in Victoria next run. That year’s Stan Fox runner-up Shards also came out of the Golden Rose (7th) as did the third-placed Rageese (4th).
The previous year (2014), Shooting To Win ran third in the Golden Rose before also completing the Stan Fox Stakes – Caulfield Guineas double. That year’s Golden Rose Stakes runner-up Scissor Kick also ran second in the Stan Fox Stakes.
Manawanui won the Golden Rose Stakes – Stan Fox Stakes double in 2011 before a second in the Caulfield Guineas top Helmet. The Golden Rose – Stan Fox double was also achieved in 2009 by Denman.
The Stan Fox Stakes field now races earlier in the carnival and a good lead-up race is Randwick’s Group 3 Up & Coming Stakes (1300m). In 2017 Gold Standard ran second in the Up & Coming Stakes before winning the Stan Fox and placing fourth in that year’s Golden Rose.
2019 Stan Fox Stakes Field
The official Stan Fox Stakes 2019 Final Field & Barriers are announced by Racing NSW the Wednesday of race week and the full list of runners will be published below as soon as released.
Stan Fox Stakes Betting
Stan Fox Stakes odds favour local Sydney gallopers coming off a good lead-up run in races like the Up & Coming Stakes also held at Royal Randwick the month before. Stan Fox Stakes betting favourites have a strong recent record in the race and runners looking like they’ll see out a mile usually sit high up the bookies’ markets. If there’s an odds-on favourite, they usually get the job done for Stan Fox Stakes punters.
2019 Stan Fox Stakes Odds
The latest Stan Fox Stakes 2019 odds and betting links will be provided below once markets are out on the Spring Champion Stakes Day support act this spring.
Stan Fox Stakes Tips
Good Stan Fox Stakes tips include looking for locally-trained three-year-olds with winning form over 1400m and those heading towards either Sydney’s Golden Rose Stakes or Melbourne’s Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas.
Backing the favourite is another successful Stan Fox Stakes betting tip to take, as is looking at the winner next-up in the markets for Melbourne’s Caulfield Guineas.
2019 Stan Fox Stakes Tips
Our Ladbrokes’ insider Stan Fox Stakes 2019 tips and betting selections will be detailed below outlining the gallopers to back and sack in the spring event.
Stan Fox Stakes Form Guide
The Stan Fox Stakes form guide features all the need to know race information like the jockeys and trainers of all the runners as well as their barrier draw and lead-up form. The best form line to follow into the Stan Fox Stakes was that coming out of the Golden Rose Stakes, which had produced more winners of the Group 2 than any other race before the Stan Fox Stakes was moved to before the Golden Rose.
The Stan Fox Stakes form also stacks up in better spring features including the Caulfield Guineas, a popular interstate betting double during the carnival season. In 2013 Criterion ran second in both the Stan Fox and Spring Champion before a fourth in the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington during the Melbourne Cup Carnival.
2019 Stan Fox Stakes Form
A link to our comprehensive Stan Fox Stakes 2019 Form Guide will be provided for punters below the week of the race.
Stan Fox Stakes Results
Stan Fox Stakes results have been dominated by single-figure fancies and the favourites in the past decade. Notable recent Stan Fox Stakes winners include Press Statement (2015), Shooting To Win (2014), Manawanui (2011) and Lonhro (2011).
2019 Stan Fox Stakes Results
The official Stan Fox Stakes 2019 Results & Finishing Order will be published below once the race is run and won on Saturday October 12, 2019 .
Stan Fox Stakes Winners
||The Autumn Sun
||Shooting To Win
||Aussies Love Sport
||Run For Naara
||More Than Great
||Judge Me Not
||Race Not Run
||Spirit of Tara
||Sale Of Century