A D Hollindale Stakes

The AD Hollindale Stakes is a Group 2 weight-for-age winter race held at the Gold Coast Racecourse in early May as a lead-up to the Doomben Cup.

2018 AD Hollindale Stakes Results

  • 1st: #11 Oregon's Day
  • 2nd: #3 Tom Melbourne
  • 3rd: #7 Man Of His Word



As one of the bigger middle distance races in the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival, the A.D. Hollindale Stakes is a Group 2 weight-for-age race held at the Gold Coast Racecourse in early May.

This is one of the biggest events run on the Gold Coast aside from January’s Magic Millions races and is run over 1800m.

Each year the A.D. Hollindale Stakes field attracts a good group of staying type horses that are Brisbane bound in a fortnight’s time eyeing the bigger prize money on offer in the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m).

The A.D. Hollindale Stakes – Doomben Cup double is a popular one with the punters each winter and was last completed by the mare Streama in 2014.

The AD Hollindale Stakes 2018 ran on Saturday May 5, 2018 and saw class filly Oregon’s Day beat home the older horses.

2018 A D Hollindale Stakes
Date: Saturday May 5, 2018
Track: Gold Coast Racecourse
Distance: 1800m
Race Type: Weight-For-Age
Status: Group 2
Prize money: $358,000
Prize Money Distribution:
1st Place $218,380
2nd Place $73,390
3rd Place $37,590
4th Place $17,900
5th Place $10,740

2018 AD Hollindale Stakes Results

  • 1st: #11 Oregon’s Day
  • 2nd: #3 Tom Melbourne
  • 3rd: #7 Man Of His Word

Check out the full AD Hollindale Stakes 2018 Results & Finishing Order below, following the link to read more on the dominant win by Mick Price’s class filly Oregon’s Day who is on way to the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) over more distance in Brisbane having defeated Chris Waller’s perennial runner-up Tom Melbourne.

Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Br. Weight SP
1 11 OREGON’S DAY Mick Price Jim Byrne 7 57kg $6
2 3 TOM MELBOURNE (IRE) Chris Waller Corey Brown 1.5L 3 59kg $6.50
3 7 MAN OF HIS WORD Bruce Hill Brad Stewart 2.25L 10 59kg $51
4 6 SATONO RASEN (JPN) Chris Waller Glen Colless 2.45L 2 59kg $26
5 10 EGG TART Chris Waller Jeff Lloyd 2.65L 5 57kg $6.50
6 2 COMIN’ THROUGH Chris Waller Robbie Fradd 2.75L 4 59kg $3F
7 5 JUMBO PRINCE Michael Nolan Ron Stewart 4.25L 1 59kg $61
8 14 CONSENSUS (NZ) Stephen McKee Ms Alysha Collett 4.45L 6 57kg $26
9 1 IT’S SOMEWHAT (USA) James Cummings Damian Browne 6.2L 13 59kg $8
10 9 BEDFORD (NZ) Anthony Freedman Larry Cassidy 6.6L 9 59kg $18
11 4 ONE FOOT IN HEAVEN (IRE) Chris Waller Michael Cahill 6.7L 11 59kg $26
12 8 VIOLATE Brent Stanley James Winks 8.2L 8 59kg $81
13 13 MONTOYA’S SECRET Leon & Troy Corstens James Orman 10.2L 12 57kg $101
12 PAYROLL Richard Laming Tegan Harrison 0

2018 AD Hollindale Stakes Betting Odds

The season’s best AD Hollindale Stakes 2018 odds and betting market links to Ladbrokes.com.au are available below as of the week of the Doomben Cup lead-up.

2018 AD Hollindale Stakes Field

Each season the AD Hollindale Stakes field attracts a smart line-up of winter gallopers from both Queensland and interstate stables heading towards a Brisbane run in the Doomben Cup. Gallopers may have had a lead-up run earlier during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival in a race like the Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) in early April.

The official A.D. Hollindale Stakes 2018 field & barriers are now released and are published in full below.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 119x0335x6 IT’S SOMEWHAT (USA) James Cummings Damian Browne 14 59kg 114
2 x1160x3125 COMIN’ THROUGH Chris Waller Robbie Fradd 5 59kg 108
3 226230×258 TOM MELBOURNE (IRE) Chris Waller Corey Brown 4 59kg 104
4 3x72x203x6 ONE FOOT IN HEAVEN (IRE) Chris Waller Michael Cahill 12 59kg 108
5 x14303x639 JUMBO PRINCE Michael Nolan Ron Stewart 1 59kg 98
6 x20x2x38x9 SATONO RASEN (JPN) Chris Waller Glen Colless 3 59kg 101
7 5x2266x455 MAN OF HIS WORD Bruce Hill Brad Stewart 11 59kg 95
8 832134×280 VIOLATE Brent Stanley James Winks 9 59kg 92
9 82×3131144 BEDFORD (NZ) Anthony Freedman Joshua Parr 10 59kg 85
10 11x270x400 EGG TART Chris Waller Jeff Lloyd 6 57kg 105
11 10583×2224 OREGON’S DAY Mick Price Jim Byrne 8 57kg 102
12 2x73211x20 PAYROLL Richard Laming Tegan Harrison 2 57kg 104
13 080×939759 MONTOYA’S SECRET Leon & Troy Corstens James Orman 13 57kg 92
14 x284244246 CONSENSUS (NZ) Stephen McKee Ms Alysha Collett 7 57kg 104

2018 Hollindale Stakes Nominations

The official A.D. Hollindale Stakes 2018 nominations close on the Monday of race week and feature a host of smart middle-distance types that may have contested a Group 1 in Sydney during the autumn.

The 2018 AD Hollindale Stakes Nominations attracted 19 weight-for-age winter hopefuls including the defending champion It’s Somewhat looking to go back-to-back after Leebaz (2015-16) did so a couple of seasons ago.

Read more on the AD Hollindale Stakes 2018 Nominations.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Sex Age Trainer Hcp. Rating
1 x72586x655 ABBEY MARIE M 5 Michael Kent 102
2 82×3131144 BEDFORD (NZ) G 4 Anthony Freedman 85
3 01x37378x0 CHOCANTE (NZ) G 5 Stephen Marsh 103
4 x1160x3125 COMIN’ THROUGH G 4 Chris Waller 108
5 x284244246 CONSENSUS (NZ) M 6 Stephen McKee 104
6 11x270x400 EGG TART M 4 Chris Waller 104
7 119x0335x6 IT’S SOMEWHAT (USA) G 7 James Cummings 114
8 x14303x639 JUMBO PRINCE H 6 Michael Nolan 98
9 5x2266x455 MAN OF HIS WORD G 5 Bruce Hill 95
10 x76430x020 MAURUS (GB) G 7 John P Thompson 100
11 080×939759 MONTOYA’S SECRET M 4 Leon & Troy Corstens 92
12 631×743392 NETTOYER M 4 Wendy Roche 85
13 3x72x203x6 ONE FOOT IN HEAVEN (IRE) R 6 Chris Waller 108
14 10583×2224 OREGON’S DAY M 4 Mick Price 102
15 2x73211x20 PAYROLL M 5 Richard Laming 104
16 x20x2x38x9 SATONO RASEN (JPN) H 6 Chris Waller 100
17 3207656×83 SOFIN M 7 Shannon Fry 82
18 226230×258 TOM MELBOURNE (IRE) G 7 Chris Waller 104
19 832134×280 VIOLATE H 4 Brent Stanley 92

A D Hollindale Stakes History

Many of the Stakes’ contenders will go on to race in the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2020m) and there have been several horses which have won the Stakes/Cup double including Above Deck in 2006, Mr Bureaucrat in 2002, Might And Power in 1998, Danewin in 1995, Durbridge in 1994 and Rough Habit in 1991-92.

Up until 1996 the A D Hollindale Stakes was a Group 3 race and prior to 1993 it was a listed race. The fastest recorded winning time was by This Manshood in 2004 with 1 minute 45.92 seconds. The slowest recorded winning time since 1989 was 1 minute 58.6 seconds by Rough Habit in 1992.

Hollindale Stakes winners since 2000 are listed below.

A D Hollindale Stakes Winners

Year Place Horse Time
2019
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st TBD TBD
2nd TBD
3rd TBD
2018
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1st Oregon’s Day 1 minute 46.83 seconds
2nd Tom Melbourne
3rd Man Of His Word
2017
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st It’s Somewhat 1 minute 48.55 seconds
2nd Single Gaze
3rd Maurus
2016
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Leebaz 1 minute 48.1 seconds
2nd Hauraki
3rd VolkStock’n’Barrell
2015
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1st Leebaz 1 minute 47.9 seconds
2nd Sir Moments
3rd I’m Imposing
2014
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1st Streama 1 minute 53.17 seconds
2nd Mr O’Ceirin
3rd Precedence
2013
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Lights Of Heaven 1 minute 49.55 seconds
2nd Foreteller
3rd Transporter
2012
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Shez Sinsational 1 minute 56.0 seconds
2nd Lights Of Heaven
3rd Mawingo
2011
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st My Kingdom Of Fife 1 minute 52.2 seconds
2nd Glass Harmonium
3rd Scenic Shot
2010
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Metal Bender 1 minute 49.5 seconds
2nd Road To Rock
3rd Gold Water
2009
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Fulmonti 1 minute 48.1 seconds
2nd Izonit
3rd Sir Slick
2008
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Scenic Shot 1 minute 49.9 seconds
2nd Spinney
3rd Stormhill
2007
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Coalesce 1 minute 47.4 seconds
2nd Dracs Back
3rd Desert War
2006
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Above Deck 1 minute 49.1 seconds
2nd Vouvray
3rd Roman Arch
2005
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Platinum Scissors 1 minute 52.4 seconds
2nd Roman Arch
3rd Devastating
2004
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st This Manshood 1 minute 45.9 seconds
2nd St Basil
3rd Pentastic
2003
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Bush Padre 1 minute 49.9 seconds
2nd Boreale
3rd Cheverny
2002
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Mr Bureaucrat 1 minute 50.9 seconds
2nd Kaapstad Way
3rd My Special Scorpio
2001
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Shogun Lodge 1 minute 47.3 seconds
2nd Camarena
3rd Go Flash Go
2000
A D Hollindale Stakes
1st Shogun Lodge 1 minute 47.3 seconds
2nd Integrate
3rd Cheiron

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