Ladbrokes Tip: Look for horses that ran top three in their Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes lead-up run.
The Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes is the opening Group 1 race of the calendar year and an early highlight of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. Contested at Caulfield Racecourse in mid-February the weight-for-age race is run over 1400m and offers a total of $500,000 in prize money plus prime betting opportunities for the punters.
A race dominated by the favourites in recent years the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes is traditionally contested by middle-distance hopes that come out of the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley in January. Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes runners usually back-up at the same track and distance in the Group 1 Futurity Stakes (1400m). The race has been won by a host of turf greats and recent Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes winners include Dissident (2015), Moment Of Change (2014), All Too Hard (2013) and mighty mare Black Caviar (2012).
The last horse to complete the Australia Stakes – CF Orr Stakes double was Black Caviar (2012), while the popular CF Orr Stakes – Futurity Stakes double was last achieved by the likes of All Too Hard (2013) and Moment Of Change (2014). Backing the CF Orr Stakes winner to run top three in the Futurity Stakes is a great autumn racing tip.
This autumn’s Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes ran on Saturday February 11, 2017.
2017 CF Orr Stakes Stakes Results
- 1st: Black Heart Bart
- 2nd: Turn Me Loose
- 3rd: Ecuador
Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes Race Info
- Date: February 11, 2017
- Track: Caulfield Racecourse
- Distance: 1400m
- Conditions: Weight-for-age
- Status: Group 1
- Prize Money: $500,000
- First Run: 1925
Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes Betting & Odds
Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes betting markets are traditionally dominated by fit horses coming out of the Australia Stakes three weeks before. Favourites topping the CF Orr Stakes odds have a gun recent record in the Caulfield classic with the past six winners from 2010 – 2015 all jumping as the favourite.
Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes betting is also usually dominated by gallopers that ran top three in their lead-up run with the last winner to come off a finish worse than third being perfect Promise (Epsom Handicap 6th) back in 2006.
2017 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes odds will be released in early February.
Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes Field
The Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes field traditionally attracts between 10 and 16 starters, horses keen to kick off their autumn campaigns with the year’s first elite level title.
Proven weight-for-age types make up the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes field each autumn and the traditional lead-up is Moonee Valley’s Australia Stakes that has produced recent winners Dissident (3rd in 2015) and Moment Of Change (2nd in 2013).
The nominations close the Monday leading up to Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes Day before the official 2017 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes field & barrier draw is released on the Wednesday before the race.
2017 Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes Field & Barrier Draw
A final Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017 field of 12 has been released by Racing Victoria this week led by the likes of Black Heart Bart who is out to turn the tables on his last start Australia Stakes conqueror Malaguerra. The top two in CF Orr Stakes betting have suffered an early blow drawn out in barriers 11 and 12 respectively.
|#||Form (Last 10)||Horse||Trainer||Jockey||Br.||Wgt.||Hcp. Rating|
|1||12x12129x2||BLACK HEART BART||Darren Weir||Brad Rawiller||11||59kg||113|
|2||20x015551x||AWESOME ROCK||Leon & Troy Corstens||Stephen Baster||3||59kg||113|
|3||x129x791x7||LUCKY HUSSLER||Darren Weir||Damian Lane||4||59kg||112|
|4||1619x215x1||MALAGUERRA||Peter Gelagotis||Ben Melham||12||59kg||113|
|5||x4160x88x7||TURN ME LOOSE (NZ)||Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman||Kerrin McEvoy||2||59kg||112|
|6||0x3x00352x||AROD (IRE)||Chris Waller||Craig Williams||1||59kg||108|
|7||2x451008x4||PALENTINO||Darren Weir||Mark Zahra||7||59kg||111|
|8||6706116×11||ECUADOR (NZ)||Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott||Adam Hyeronimus||8||59kg||109|
|9||1211x1110x||HE’S OUR ROKKII (NZ)||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Regan Bayliss||9||59kg||108|
|10||24x471210x||JAMEKA||Ciaron Maher||Luke Nolen||10||57kg||113|
|11||3419x1030x||MISS ROSE DE LAGO||Danny O’Brien||Damien Oliver||5||57kg||104|
|12||5x13x1421x||DIVINE PROPHET||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||Dwayne Dunn||6||55.5kg||105|
Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes Tips
Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes tips are based on the recent race history and statistics that reveal the hot streak of favourites in the race.
Along with backing the favourite another Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes betting tip is to look at horses that finished in the money in their lead-up run with just one runner in the past 10 years saluting off a worse than third lead-up. Mares also have a top record making them a favourite in Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes tipping with the most recent to win being Black Caviar (2012).
Double digit draws have produced just two of the past 10 CF Orr Stakes winners so a good tip is look at horses that draw well in the weight-for-age feature.
2017 CF Orr Stakes Tips
Our exclusive CF Orr Stakes 2017 tips will be found below the week of the race so stay tuned.
Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes Form Guide
The C.F. Orr Stakes form guide reveals all the crucial information punters need to place a well-informed bet on the first Group 1 of the season. The traditional info found on the CF Orr Stakes form includes saddlecloth numbers, jockeys, trainers, weights and barriers.
Also listed are the track and distance records of the horses in the CF Orr Stakes field as well as their recent lead-up form. Peter Moody has dominated the CF Orr Stakes results with four winners from 2010 – 2015 so looking for his name in the form guide could prove a winning punt on the day.
Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes Form Facts
- From 2006 – 2016 four of the 10 CF Orr Stakes winners came off a last-start win
- From 2011 – 2016 four of the 6 winners had their final lead-up in the Australia Stakes
- The Australia Stakes – CF Orr Stakes double was last achieved by Black Caviar (2012)
- Four of the seven CF Orr winners from 2010 – 2016 were mares
- From 2010 – 2015 trainer Peter Moody prepared five winners including Typhoon Tracy (2010-11) and Black Caviar (2012)
- Typhoon Tracy (2010-11) was the first back-to-back CF Orr Stakes winner since Vo Rogue (1988-90) who won three on the trot
- CF Orr Stakes favourites have a gun recent record with seven wins in the decade from 2006 – 2016
Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes Results
The 2017 C.F. Orr Stakes results and finishing order are revealed on February 11, 2017 when the classic runs as the sole Group 1 race on the Caulfield card that day. The CF Orr Stakes winner, trifecta and margins are just some of the details you’ll find.
|1||1||BLACK HEART BART||Darren Weir||Brad Rawiller||–||11||59kg||$3.20F|
|2||5||TURN ME LOOSE (NZ)||Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman||Kerrin McEvoy||1L||2||59kg||$21|
|3||8||ECUADOR (NZ)||Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott||Adam Hyeronimus||1.5L||8||59kg||$14|
|4||7||PALENTINO||Darren Weir||Mark Zahra||1.6L||7||59kg||$31|
|4||10||JAMEKA||Ciaron Maher||Luke Nolen||1.6L||10||57kg||$19|
|6||4||MALAGUERRA||Peter Gelagotis||Ben Melham||2.6L||12||59kg||$3.80|
|7||2||AWESOME ROCK||Leon & Troy Corstens||Stephen Baster||2.9L||3||59kg||$41|
|8||9||HE’S OUR ROKKII (NZ)||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Regan Bayliss||3.3L||9||59kg||$19|
|9||12||DIVINE PROPHET||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||Dwayne Dunn||3.7L||6||55.5kg||$12|
|10||3||LUCKY HUSSLER||Darren Weir||Damian Lane||4.2L||4||59kg||$8|
|11||11||MISS ROSE DE LAGO||Danny O’Brien||Damien Oliver||5.7L||5||57kg||$31|
|12||6||AROD (IRE)||Chris Waller||Craig Williams||9.2L||1||59kg||$21|
Recent CF Orr Stakes Winners
|2017||Black Heart Bart||Turn Me Loose||Ecuador|
|2014||Moment Of Change||Eurozone||Shamus Award|
|2013||All Too Hard||Mawingo||Mr Moet|
|2012||Black Caviar||Southern Speed||Playing God|
|2011||Typhoon Tracy||Heart Of Dreams||Ortensia|
|2010||Typhoon Tracy||Heart Of Dreams||Sirmione|
|2007||El Segundo||Marasco||Aqua D’amore|
|2006||Perfect Promise||Lad Of The Manor||Fields Of Omagh|