George Main Stakes
The 2017 George Main Stakes is a Group I weight-for-age race over the 1600 metres held at Randwick Racecourse. It has total prizemoney of $500,000. It is part of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival and is a classic of Sydney Racing.
The George Main Stakes this year will be held on Saturday September 16.
Horses quite often run in the Warwick Stakes or the Chelmsford Stakes as lead up races to the George Main Stakes. The main target from here would be the Group 1 Epsom Handicap held over 1600m. it is a quality middle distance race that often attracts the very best of Australian horses.
Some of these horses include the mighty mare Winx who won in 2016. Other winners are More Joyous 2010, Lonhro 2003, Vo Rogue 1989, Emancipation 1983 and the brilliant Kingston Town 1981-82.
George Main Stakes – Covered by Blaazing Ben Perkins!
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The mighty mare Winx is set for the George Main Stakes and she has been installed a $1.05 short favourite for the event. Market is as follows:
$16 Our Invanhoe
$17 Its Somewhat
$26 Dibayani, Antonio Giuseppe