Angus Armanasco Stakes

The 2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes is a Group 2 race for 3yo fillies held at Caulfield Racecourse in February on Blue Diamond Stakes Day.

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Angus Armanasco Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Odds

Angus Armanasco Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Odds

The 2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes is one of the key non-Group 1 support races on the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day program this weekend, betting tips and updated odds on the race found below.

Fuhryk is the in-form favourite and tip to win the 2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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The 2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes is a Group 2 race for fillies aged 3 years old run over 1400m. Held at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse in February each year on Blue Diamond Stakes Day, the Angus Armanasco Stakes is worth $200,000 in prize money and attracts a lot of top quality fillies.

The Angus Armanasco Stakes is run at Caulfield on Blue Diamond Stakes Day during the start of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. Also featured on the same race day are three Group 1 races, including the feature Blue Diamond Stakes, four Group 2 races and one Group 3 race.

Many of the runners in the field will come via the Group 2 Vanity Stakes (1400m) or the Group 2 Moonee Valley Fillies Classic (1500m).

Named after the Australian Racing Hall of Fame horse trainer, Angus Armanasco, the Stakes is the ideal lead-up race to the Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1600m) held at Flemington.

The Angus Armanasco Stakes 2017 will be run on Saturday February 25, 2017.

Angus Armanasco Stakes
Date: February 25, 2017
Track: Caulfield Racecourse
Distance: 1400m
Race Type: 3YO Fillies – SW + P
Status: Group 2
Prize Money: $200,000

2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes Betting Odds

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2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes Field

The Angus Armanasco Stakes field attracts a class line-up of three-year-old fillies each Blue Diamond Stakes Day, many coming out of the Group 3 Kevin Hayes Stakes (1200m) held at the track a fortnight earlier.

The 2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes final field and barrier draw will be released below on Wednesday February 22, 2017.

View the official 2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw below – following the link for a rundown on the key hopefuls including the Lindsay Park-trained Kevin Hayes Stakes winner Fuhryk and Australian Oaks-bound Jennifer Lynn for Darren Weir.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp. Rating
1 1x41113x25 JENNIFER LYNN Darren Weir Blake Shinn 10 57kg 78
2 5×11141 FUHRYK Super David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Craig Williams 7 57kg 82
3 54x1122x2 ELLICAZOOM Neville Parnham Steven Parnham 9 56.5kg 76
4 21x9x2 OREGON’S DAY Mick Price Mark Zahra 8 56.5kg 72
5 33x52316x SMART AS YOU THINK John McArdle Jamie Mott 5 55kg 80
6 9111140×7 ZUNBAQA David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Regan Bayliss 11 55kg 74
7 13x512607x BELLA SORELLASTRA Peter Morgan Stephen Baster 6 55kg 70
8 341×1773 SAVANNA AMOUR John & Chris Meagher Joao Moreira 4 55kg 68
9 4x21x00x4 INSPIRED ESTELLE Mick Price Craig Newitt 2 55kg 66
10 7x2285111x DIDNT EVEN KISS ME Scott Spackman Damien Oliver 1 55kg 67
11 734×91845 INTRICE’S REWARD Brendan McCarthy Chris Symons 3 55kg 58

2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes Nominations

The Angus Armanasco Stakes nominations feature some of the season’s key three-year-old fillies heading towards a race like Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1400m) on Super Saturday at Flemington the following month.

The 2017 Angus Armanasco Stakes nominations will be published below the Monday prior to the race.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Sex Age Trainer Hcp. Rating
1 13x512607x BELLA SORELLASTRA F 3 Peter Morgan 70
2 7x2285111x DIDNT EVEN KISS ME F 3 Scott Spackman
3 54x1122x2 ELLICAZOOM F 3 Neville Parnham
4 5×11141 FUHRYK F 3 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 82
5 4x21x00x4 INSPIRED ESTELLE F 3 Mick Price 66
6 734×91845 INTRICE’S REWARD F 3 Brendan McCarthy 58
7 1x41113x25 JENNIFER LYNN F 3 Darren Weir 78
8 522x435x2 MONTOYA’S SECRET F 3 Leon & Troy Corstens
9 02x10x10 NAVAGIO (NZ) F 3 Colin Little 68
10 21x9x2 OREGON’S DAY F 3 Mick Price 72
11 341×1773 SAVANNA AMOUR F 3 John & Chris Meagher 68
12 21x556520x SEBRING DREAM F 3 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 72
13 33x52316x SMART AS YOU THINK F 3 John McArdle 80
14 9x2x45110 SPECIAL DIVA F 3 Mick Price 66
15 9444×1 TOFFEE NOSE F 3 Danny O’Brien 65
16 9111140×7 ZUNBAQA F 3 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 74

Angus Armanasco Stakes History

The first recorded winner of the Angus Armanasco Stakes was Better Draw in 1976. Since then the race has undergone several name changes from the Tranquil Star Stakes, The Dalgety Stakes, The Inglis Premier Sale Stakes, The Jewel Stakes and then in 1996 it became the Angus Armanasco Stakes.

The race has switched between 1400m and 1600m and was a Principal race until 1980 when it became a Group 3 race. In 2000 the Angus Armanasco Stakes was elevated to Group 2 status.

Since 1998, the fastest winning time recorded was by Serenade Rose in 2006 with 1 minute 34.8 seconds. The slowest recorded winning time was 1 minute 38.6 seconds by Special Harmony in 2004.

Recent Angus Armanasco Stakes Winners

Year Place Horse Time
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1st Catch A Fire 1 minute 23.5 seconds
2nd Mossin’ Around
3rd Pasadena Girl
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1st Sabatini 1 minute 23.2 seconds
2nd Fontein Ruby
3rd Samartested
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1st Spirits Dance 1 minutes 23.6 seconds
2nd Marianne
3rd Metaphorical
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1st Meliora 1 minutes 23.4 seconds
2nd Members Joy
3rd Red Fez
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1st Shopaholic 1 minutes 23.4 seconds
2nd Soft Sand
3rd Cute Emily
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1st Pinker Pinker 1 minutes 21.4 seconds
2nd Sayahailmary
3rd Sistine Angel
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1st Set For Fame 1 minute 22.56 seconds
2nd Gigas
3rd Irish Lights
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1st Gold Water 1 minute 35.9 seconds
2nd Gallica
3rd Miss Scarlatti
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1st Zarita 1 minute 37.9 seconds
2nd Pleasantsundaygirl
3rd El Daana
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1st Miss Finland 1 minute 36.6 seconds
2nd Causeway Lass
3rd Kisumu
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1st Serenade Rose 1 minute 34.8 seconds
2nd Doubting
3rd Fanciful Bella
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1st Ballet Society 1 minute 36.8 seconds
2nd Astrodame
3rd Glen Shian
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1st Special Harmony 1 minute 38.6 seconds
2nd Deep In The Woods
3rd Demerger
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1st La Bella Dama 1 minute 36.2 seconds
2nd Lashed
3rd Dextrous
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1st Elegant Fashion 1 minute 36.7 seconds
2nd Li Lo Lill
3rd Moon Dragon
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1st Rose Archway 1 minute 35.9 seconds
2nd St Therese
3rd Ponton Flyer
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1st I Am A Ripper 1 minute 38.4 seconds
2nd Danarich
3rd Super Sequel