Emirates Stakes Field

2017 Emirates Stakes Results

  • 1st: #4 Tosen Stardom
  • 2nd: #1 Happy Clapper
  • 3rd: #2 It's Somewhat

The Emirates Stakes field faces off on the first Saturday in November on the closing Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting at Flemington Racecourse, four days after the famous Melbourne Cup.

Formerly known as the Mackinnon Stakes, the Emirates Stakes field run over 2000m under weight-for-age conditions chasing a share in the $2 million prize money on offer in the classic.

Open to horses aged three-years-old and above, the Emirates Stakes field is released the Wednesday before the race each year following the Emirates Stakes nominations on the Monday.

Futures Emirates Stakes betting is often open at bookmakers around the country like Ladbrokes.com.au a few weeks out from Emirates Stakes Day.

2017 Emirates Stakes Field

Check out the official Emirates Stakes Field 2017 below complete with the Emirates Stakes barrier draw as soon as it is released on Wednesday November 8th, 2017. 

Read a full preview of the 2017 Emirates Stakes Field & Horses including the only three-year-old in the mix Cliff’s Edge.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp. Rating
1 2125×12126 HAPPY CLAPPER Patrick Webster Blake Shinn 5 59kg 114
2 13x1119x03 IT’S SOMEWHAT (USA) James Cummings Craig Williams 11 59kg 113
3 x37x014315 GAILO CHOP (FR) Darren Weir John Allen 9 59kg 113
4 4x22x53618 TOSEN STARDOM (JPN) Darren Weir Damian Lane 4 59kg 113
5 2x3361x889 SENSE OF OCCASION Kris Lees Corey Brown 6 59kg 109
6 905×222262 TOM MELBOURNE (IRE) Chris Waller Michael Walker 14 59kg 105
7 x212235x13 FOLKSWOOD (GB) Charlie Appleby Kerrin McEvoy 15 59kg 110
8 407x5x8650 SIR ISAAC NEWTON (GB) Robert Hickmott Luke Currie 7 59kg 102
9 x386x51586 HARLEM (GB) David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Regan Bayliss 8 59kg 103
10 011115×512 GINGERNUTS (NZ) Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards Michael Dee 12 58.5kg 112
11 11213×0011 ODEON (NZ) Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra Chris Symons 3 58.5kg 98
12 030×228330 SO SI BON Robbie Laing Noel Callow 1 58.5kg 95
13 x224469250 THE TAJ MAHAL (IRE) Aidan O’Brien Ben Melham 2 57.5kg 103
14 31x2x21272 SAMOVARE David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Dwayne Dunn 13 56.5kg 93
15 21×8181212 CLIFF’S EDGE Darren Weir Dean Yendall 10 51kg 95

For a guide on what horses to back in the Emirates Stakes field, check out our Emirates Stakes Tips page.

Bet on the 2017 Emirates Stakes Field

As soon as the Emirates Stakes 2017 field and betting markets are out, you’ll be able to back your tips on the race below.


Spring Racing

Rogerson Dreams of 2018 Melbou...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feat...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feature Redzel

Inaugural champion Redzel has officially secured his position in the 2018 The...

2018 The Everest Field Takes S...

2018 The Everest Field Takes Shape: In Her Time Confirmed

She missed out on a shot at the world’s richest race on turf last spring but...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 Th...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 The Everest Slot for Aquis

The first official slot in The Everest 2018 field has been confirmed with...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC Oaks Bid

Ben Smith’s ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly El Dorado Dreaming is in...

Horse Racing Today

BRC Sires’ Produce Stake...

Waller contemplating blinkers ...

Waller contemplating blinkers for 2018 Queensland Oaks favourite Youngstar

Trainer Chris Waller will decide before final acceptance time on Wednesday...

Waller to have multiple runner...

Waller to have multiple runners in 2018 Queensland Oaks

Recently inducted Hall Of Fame trainer Chris Waller is likely to have multiple...

McDonald to team up with Care ...

McDonald to team up with Care To Think in the 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup

James McDonald will be hoping for a quick return to the Group 1 winner’s stall...

Santa Ana Lane to chase Stradb...

Santa Ana Lane to chase Stradbroke Handicap after 2018 Goodwood win

The Anthony Freedman trained Santa Ana Lane has earned a start in the 2018...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field