Queen Elizabeth Stakes – Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival 2019
Group 1 $4 million ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes, Randwick racecourse Saturday 13 April – a 2000m racing classic
The ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes is a Group 1 weight-for-age race held each year in April at Randwick racecourse in Sydney during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. The race is run over a distance of 2000 metres and worth $4,000,000 in prizemoney. iTipsports Racing will be there with all the action with our Sydney Racing tips Queen Elizabeth Stakes.
Queen Elizabeth “Winx” Stakes
We wonder whether this Sydney Racing tips race should be renamed after Winx for the 2019 race which will be the mighty mares last in what has been a brilliant career. The mighty mare Winx is attempting to do what not many horses have done before, she is looking to win her third Queen Elizabeth Stakes. This has only ever been done by the great Carbine (1889, 1890, 1891) Trafalgar (1909,1910, 1912) David (1921, 1922,1923) and Tulloch ( 1958,1960,1961) its company that Winx sits very comfortably in.
Our expert Sydney Racing tips analyst Blaazing Ben Perkins is one of Australia’s most informed and best judges of Racing form over a long period of time with his insightful and colourful commentary and he will be there with all of the form and tips for a big Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival 2019. However despite the quality field currently assembled it is hard to see that she will not win what will be her 33rd win in a row.
Queen Elizabeth Stakes tips
iTipsports Racing provides Sydney Racing Expert Tips to subscribers the day before race day with an email and easy to read form sheet. The Sydney Racing tips betting market for the Queen Elizabeth Stakes is:
$17.00 He’s Eminent, Happy Clapper
$151.00 Mask of Time
The establishment of the $20 million two week ‘The Championships’ for the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival at Royal Randwick racecourse resulted in a huge prize money boost for the ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes, now a $4 Million event and the world’s richest turf race over 2000 metres.
Held on the second day of The Championships along with the Group 1 Australasian Oaks, Sydney Cup and Coolmore Legacy Stakes the ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes is sure to attract plenty of interest this autumn.
The Sydney Racing tips ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes is a high quality horse race and the 2000m distance at level weights makes it a very attractive race for quality thoroughbreds to contest during The Championships in the autumn. The massive prize money on offer will make this race a tempting one for many trainers and owners, with overseas interest sure to see a classy galloper or two make the trip to Sydney in April.
The race generally assembles a top class field of gallopers and some outstanding horses have saluted over the years, including the likes of More Joyous (2012), Grand Armee (2004-05), Lonhro (2003), Might And Power (1998), Rough Habit (1992) and Our Poetic Prince (1989).
Races such as the G1 Ranvet Stakes under the same conditions earlier in the carnival are good lead up races to this event, while three-year-olds who contested the Group 1 ATC Derby or Group 1 Rosehill Guineas might consider running here.
Middle distance types who ran in the Group 1 Doncaster Handicap the week before might also be tempted to go on and tackle this race, especially those horses better suited to the 2000m distance of this race. Outstanding mare More Joyous (2012) won the Doncaster on her way to winning this race and claimed the Doncaster Mile & ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes double in the process.