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2017 Emirates Stakes Results
- 1st: #4 Tosen Stardom
- 2nd: #1 Happy Clapper
- 3rd: #2 It's Somewhat
Emirates Stakes Day is the last day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival and offers the final Group 1 races of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. While the Felmington card has plenty of Group spring racing for punters, it is also the “Family Day” and features lots of entertainment for the whole family.
The 2017 Emirates Stakes Day will take place at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday November 11, 2017 .
Below you will find the 2017 Emirates Stakes Day race schedule.
The meeting is headlined by the running of the Group 1 $2 million Emirates Stakes (2000m) run under weight-for-age conditions by a host of Cox Plate graduates and the Group 1 $1 million Darley Classic (1200m) for the season’s top sprinters.
2017 Emirates Stakes Day Race Schedule
The official Emirates Stakes Day 2017 schedule will be updated closer to Melbourne Cup week.
|Race No.||Time (AEDT)||Status||Prize Money||Race Name||Distance||Conditions|
|Race 1||12:15pm||Group 3||$150,000||Maribyrnon Plate||1000m||2YOs – Set Weights|
|Race 2||12:50pm||–||$120,000||Juvenile Diabetes Reasearch Foundation Plate||20000m||Benchmark 90, Hcp.|
|Race 3||1:30pm||–||$120,000||Melbourne’s Own 3AW Trophy||1600m||Benchmark 96, Hcp.|
|Race 4||2:10pm||–||$120,000||Sensis Digital Trophy||1400m||4YOs&Up – Hcp.|
|Race 5||2:50pm||Group 3||$300,000||Queen Elizabeth Stakes||2600m||Qlty. Hcp.|
|Race 6||3:30pm||Group 2||$300,000||7News Matriarch Stakes||2000m||Mares – Set Weights + Penalties|
|Race 7||4:10pm||Group 1||$1,000,000||Darley Classic||1200m||Weight-for-age|
|Race 8||4:55pm||Group 1||$2,000,000||Emirates Stakes||2000m||Weight-for-age|
|Race 9||5:45pm||Listed||$150,000||Emirates Airline Handicap||1400m||3YOs – Hcp.|
Key 2017 Emirates Stakes Day Races
Below are the key races on the Emirates Stakes Day Flemington racing card.
- Group 1 $2 million Emirates Stakes (2000m)
- Group 1 $1 million Darley Classic (1200m)
- Group 2 $300,000 Matriarch Stakes (2000m)
- Group 3 $150,000 Maribyrnong Plate (1000m)
- Group 3 $300,000 VRC Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m)
Emirates Stakes Day Betting
Odds on the Emirates Stakes Day Group 1 races will be available below the week of the race.