Vinery Stud Stakes

The Vinery Stud Stakes is a Group 1 race for three-year-old fillies run at Rosehill Gardens on Tancred Stakes Day as a key lead-up to the Australian Oaks during the autumn.

2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Results

  • 1st: #9 Hiyaam
  • 2nd: #7 Unforgotten
  • 3rd: #1 Aloisia



The Vinery Stud Stakes – registered as the Storm Queen Stakes – is a Group 1 race for three-year-old fillies held as part of the exciting Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. A middle distance event run over 2000m, the Vinery Stud Stakes is run on Tancred Stakes Day at Rosehill Gardens. This elite race meeting conducted by the Australian Turf Club (ATC) also features the Group 1 HE Tancred Stakes (2400m) as well as a host of Group 2 & 3 support races including the Group 2 Tulloch Stakes (2000m) and the Group 2 Emancipation Stakes (1500m).

Offering $500,000 in total prize money the Vinery Stud Stakes is run at set weights and so favours the class fillies in the field. A key lead-up into the Vinery Stud Stakes field is the Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m) run at the same track but open to both fillies and mares a fortnight before.

Most of the Vinery Stud Stakes runners are looking to back-up at Royal Randwick in two weeks on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’ in the Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m). Recent Vinery Stud Stakes graduates to win the ATC Oaks include Rising Romance (4th in 2014), Streama (2nd in 2012) and Once Were Wild (5th in 2010).

The 2018 Vinery Stud Stakes ran on Saturday March 31, 2018 and saw the Mick Price-trained Hiyaam lead all-the-way.

Vinery Stud Stakes 2018
Date: Saturday March 31, 2018
Track: Rosehill Gardens Racecourse
Distance: 2000m
Conditions: 3YO Fillies at Set Weights – 56kg
Status: Group 1
Prize Money: $500,000
Inaugurated: 1979

2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Results

  • 1st: #9 Hiyaam
  • 2nd: #7 Unforgotten
  • 3rd: #1 Aloisia

See below for the official Vinery Stud Stakes 2018 Results & Finishing Order, following the link to read more on the impressive all-the-way victory by Hiyaam who is onto the Australian Oaks in a fortnight after defeating the Vinery favourite and her last start conqueror Unforgotten (2nd) by nearly two lengths.

Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Br. Weight SP
1 9 HIYAAM (NZ) Mick Price Michael Dee 1 56kg $12
2 7 UNFORGOTTEN Chris Waller Kerrin McEvoy 1.8L 8 56kg $3.70F
3 1 ALOISIA (NZ) Aaron Purcell Mark Zahra 4.1L 13 56kg $5
4 2 ALIZEE James Cummings Brenton Avdulla 5.3L 9 56kg $7
5 8 DANZDANZDANCE Chris Gibbs Michael Walker 6.8L 5 56kg $12
6 5 TORVILL Clarry Conners Christian Reith 7.9L 11 56kg $21
7 14 MADAME MARKIEVICZ (NZ) Anthony & Edward Cummings Corey Brown 8.2L 6 56kg $201
8 12 SEMARI (NZ) Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Craig Williams 9.4L 7 56kg $10
9 13 MISS ADMIRATION Mick Price Tim Clark 10L 4 56kg $101
10 3 BRING ME ROSES Tony McEvoy Luke Currie 11L 10 56kg $9.50
11 6 RIMRAAM (NZ) David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Damien Oliver 15L 3 56kg $16
12 11 DANCERS Brad Widdup Jason Collett 26.8L 2 56kg $26
13 10 ALL TOO SOON David Payne Tye Angland 31.6L 12 56kg $21
4 LUVALUVA (NZ) John Sargent Kerrin McEvoy 0

2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Tips

  • 1st: #6 Rimraam
  • 2nd: #12 Semari
  • 3rd: #7 Unforgotten

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2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Form Guide

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2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Betting Tips

Our complete Vinery Stud Stakes 2018 betting tips and exotic selections will be detailed below the week of the race.

2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Odds

The latest autumn Vinery Stud Stakes 2018 odds on the three-year-old staying fillies running in the ATC Oaks lead-up will be available below as soon as available at Ladbrokes.com.au.

2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Field

Each autumn the Vinery Stud Stakes attracts a class line-up of three-year-old fillies displaying the potential to stay longer distances with many eyeing an ATC Oaks run over the mile and a half during ‘The Championships’ in April.

The official 2018 Vinery Stud Stakes field and barrier draw will be released by Racing NSW as of Wednesday March 28, 2018 and listed in full below.

The Vinery Stud Stakes 2018 Final Field attracted a star-studded line-up of 14 fillies including Phar Lap Stakes winner Unforgotten for Chris Waller and the spring’s Thousand Guineas winner Aloisia who has work to do from the outside barrier.

Read more on the 2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Field where the favourites have drawn wide.

Vinery Stud Stakes Field 2018 Update: Kembla Grange Classic winner last time out, #4 Luvaluva (13) has officially been scratched from the line-up on a vet’s certificate after a routine assessment found the filly to have an elevated white cell count.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 12x5116x50 ALOISIA (NZ) Aaron Purcell Mark Zahra 14 56kg 105
2 124113×160 ALIZEE James Cummings Brenton Avdulla 9 56kg 103
3 432102×230 BRING ME ROSES Tony McEvoy Luke Currie 10 56kg 97
4 1776214×61 LUVALUVA (NZ) John Sargent Kerrin McEvoy 13 56kg 95
5 212310×322 TORVILL Clarry Conners Christian Reith 11 56kg 91
6 221237×134 RIMRAAM (NZ) David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Damien Oliver 3 56kg 90
7 72x111x01 UNFORGOTTEN Chris Waller Kerrin McEvoy 8 56kg 89
8 3×1623 DANZDANZDANCE Chris Gibbs Michael Walker 5 56kg 85
9 5x12343x3 HIYAAM (NZ) Mick Price Michael Dee 1 56kg 85
10 38x331x112 ALL TOO SOON David Payne Tye Angland 12 56kg 79
11 1321×375 DANCERS Brad Widdup Jason Collett 2 56kg 70
12 2×411 SEMARI (NZ) Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Craig Williams 7 56kg 66
13 66x8405x41 MISS ADMIRATION Mick Price Tim Clark 4 56kg 62
14 444 MADAME MARKIEVICZ (NZ) Anthony & Edward Cummings Corey Brown 6 56kg 57

2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Nominations

The Vinery Stud Stakes 2018 nominations are due to close on Monday March 26, 2018 and will be published below as soon as available.

The official 2018 Vinery Stud Stakes Nominations attracted 17 three-year-old fillies including Chris Waller’s last start Phar Lap Stakes winner over the boys Unforgotten and the John Sargent-trained Luvaluva who won the Kembla Grange Classic second-up.

Read more on the Vinery Stud Stakes 2018 Nominations featuring Luvaluva.

Vinery Stud Stakes History

The Vinery Stud Stakes is a relatively young Australian thoroughbred race, first run in 1979 when Impede took out the race in impressive fashion. It began as a principal race run over 1900m but was given Group 2 status and run over 2000m the following year in 1980. In 1992 the Storm Queen Stakes gained its current Group 1 status.

Vinery Stud Stakes Winners

The Vinery Stud Stakes has been won by a number of talented fillies, but in 1989 was taken out by a genuine equine superstar in Research. Research won the Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m), Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) and Group 1 VRC Oaks (2500m) during the 1988 Spring Racing Carnival and started her autumn campaign with a win in the Vinery Stud Stakes before capturing both the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) and the Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m) in the space of four days – a feat that has never been repeated.

Other talented fillies whose names feature on the Vinery Stud Stakes honour roll include Serenade Rose (2006), Miss Finland (2007), Mosheen (2012), Norzita (2013) and Lucia Valentina (2014).

Recent Vinery Stud Stakes Winners

Year Place Horse Time
2019
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st TBD TBD
2nd TBD
3rd TBD
2018
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Hiyaam 2 minutes 3.52 seconds
2nd Unforgotten
3rd Aloisia
2017
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Montoya’s Secret 2 minutes 9.73 seconds
2nd Nurse Kitchen
3rd Harlow Gold
2016
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Single Gaze 2 minute 3.0 seconds
2nd Valley Girl
3rd Happy Hannah
2015
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Fenway 2 minutes 03.27 seconds
2nd First Seal
3rd Thunder Lady
2014
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Lucia Valentina 2 minutes 07.07 seconds
2nd Solicit
3rd Forever Loved
2013
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Norzita 2 minutes 06.12 seconds
2nd Longport
3rd Habibi
2012
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Mosheen 2 minutes 02.3 seconds
2nd Streama
3rd Aliyana Tilde
2011
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Mirjulisa Lass 2 minutes 03.4 seconds
2nd Fibrillation
3rd Brazilian Pulse
2010
Vinery Stud Stakes
1st Faint Perfume 2 minutes 2.53 seconds
2nd Valdemoro
3rd Absolute Faith
2009
Vinery Stud Storm Queen Stakes
1st Purple 2 minutes 7 seconds
2nd Gold Water
3rd Gallica
2008
Arrowfield Stud Stakes
1st Heavenly Glow 2 minutes 9.2 seconds
2nd Galileo’s Daughter
3rd Pentura
2007
Arrowfield Stud Stakes
1st Miss Finland 2 minutes 3.8 seconds
2nd Banc De Fortune
3rd Just Dancing
2006
Arrowfield Stud Stakes
1st Serenade Rose 2 minutes 1.3 seconds
2nd Beauty Watch
3rd Flora Danica
2005
Arrowfield Stud Stakes
1st Hollow Bullet 2 minutes 0.5 seconds
2nd Lotteria
3rd She’s Justa Tad
2004
Storm Queen Stakes
1st Special Harmony 2 minutes 1.8 seconds
2nd Shamekha
3rd Ike’s Dream
2003
Storm Queen Stakes
1st Shower Of Roses 2 minutes 4.4 seconds
2nd Bramble Rose
3rd Rasberry Ripple
2002
Storm Queen Stakes
1st Sixty Seconds 2 minutes 0.1 second
2nd Hosannah
3rd Quays
2001
Storm Queen Stakes
1st Tempest Mom 2 minutes 2.9 seconds
2nd Rose Archway
3rd Calm Smytzer
2000
Storm Queen Stakes
1st Hill Of Grace 2 minutes 2.4 seconds
2nd Kirkstall Lane
3rd Miss Zoe

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