Stutt Stakes

The 2016 Bill Stutt Stakes (1600m) is a Group 2 race held at Moonee Valley Racecourse in late September.

Stutt Stakes News

Hey Doc is the 2016 Bill Stutt Stakes Winner

Hey Doc is the 2016 Bill Stutt Stakes Winner

Hey Doc has continued his unbeaten run of form through the 2016 Spring Carnival with a particularly classy performance for success in the Group 2 Bill Stutt Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley this evening.

Hey Doc produced a big turn of foot to win the Group 2 Bill Stutt Stakes at Moonee Valley tonight. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

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Re-named in honour of former chairman of the Moonee Valley Racing Club Mr Bill Stutt, the Group Two 2016 Stutt Stakes is held at the Moonee Valley Racecourse in September.

Worth $200,000 in prize money, the set weights race is open to all three year old horses. Colts and geldings must carry 55.5kg, while fillies are required to carry 53.5kg. Run over a mile distance, the Bill Stutt Stakes in held two weeks before the Group One Caulfield Guineas (1600m).

Held on the Moir Stakes Night, the event is the first 1600m race for three year olds in the spring carnival and is run alongside the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1000m), Group 2 Stocks Stakes (1600m) and Group 3 JRA Cup (2040m).

Stutt Stakes
Date: September
Track: Moonee Valley Racecourse
Distance: 1600m
Race Type: 3YO Open Set Weights C&G 55.5kg F 53.5kg
Status: Group 2
Prize money: $200,000

2016 Stutt Stakes Field

The Bill Stutt Stakes 2016 was released by Racing Victoria on Wednesday September 28 and features a final line-up of 11 three-year-olds including the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Detective shooting for three straight wins.

Check out the official 2016 Bill Stutt Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw below and click on the link to read a full race preview.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Trainer Jockey Br. Wgt. Hcp. Rating
1 2x2228x11 DETECTIVE Peter & Paul Snowden Blake Shinn 5 57kg 78
2 114×72 TESSERA John O’Shea Craig Williams 6 57kg 81
3 1240×11 HEY DOC Tony McEvoy Luke Currie 2 57kg 76
4 5x45512x05 PYX CHAMBER John O’Shea Michael Dee (a) 9 57kg 67
5 1112 MANHATTAN STREET Lisa Latta Jonathan Riddell 1 57kg 73
6 21×11 INFERENCE Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Dwayne Dunn 3 57kg 72
7 5×11 MANDALAY BAY Matt Laurie Ben Melham 4 57kg 66
8 213 KACHING Ciaron Maher Nicholas Hall 11 57kg 64
9 61359 BACK TO THE BOWLER Stuart Webb Mark Zahra 8 57kg 63
10 514 LAND OF PLENTY Mick Price Craig Newitt 7 57kg 63
11 41 THE RICH FISHER David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Dylan Dunn (a) 10 57kg 62

2016 Bill Stutt Stakes Betting

The latest Bill Stutt Stakes 2016 odds and betting markets for the Moir Stakes Night Group 2 are listed below complete with links to Ladbrokes.com.au for you to lock in your early Stutt Stakes betting tips at the right price.

2016 Stutt Stakes Nominations

The 2016 Bill Stutt Stakes nominations were released on Monday September 26 and feature 17 three-year-olds including the Tony McEvoy-trained Hey Doc and the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Detective who have both won their two last starts.

Read the full 2016 Stutt Stakes Nominations now.

Bill Stutt Stakes History

First won by Titanium in 1934, the Bill Stutt Stakes was originally named the Moonee Valley Stakes until 1990. Originally an eight furlong race, the distance was changed to 1600m in 1972. In 1979 it then changed from Principal race straight to Group Two status.

Since 1988, the fastest winning time recorded is 1 minute 34.7 seconds by Almurtajaz in 1988. The slowest time was recorded by Bundy Lad in 1992 with 1 minute 40.6 seconds. Bill Stutt Stakes Results and winning times since 2000 are listed below.

Recent Stutt Stakes Winners

Year Place Horse Time
2016
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Hey Doc 1 minute 37.41 seconds
2nd Land Of Plenty
3rd Kaching
2015
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Sovereign Nation 1 minute 36.17 seconds
2nd Get The Picture
3rd Gredington
2014
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Almalad 1 minute 38.83 seconds
2nd Moonovermanhattan
3rd Kumaon
2013
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Divine Calling 1 minute 37.29 seconds
2nd Shamus Award
3rd Cluster
2012
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Pierro 1 minute 36.31 seconds
2nd Carringbush Jack
3rd Jimando
2011
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Chase The Rainbow 1 minute 38.31 seconds
2nd Cute Emily
3rd Sabrage
2010
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Hallowlea 1 minute 37.29 seconds
2nd Run For Levi
3rd Bullbars
2009
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Carrara 1 minute 39.5 seconds
2nd Extra Hero
3rd Miss With Attitude
2008
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Whobegotyou 1 minute 36.3 seconds
2nd All American
3rd Carnero
2007
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Barbaricus 1 minute 36 seconds
2nd Davcon
3rd Cecconi
2006
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Churchill Downs 1 minute 22.15 seconds
2nd Magic Jet
3rd Ankh Morpork
2005
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Red Dazzler 1 minute 38 seconds
2nd Stratum
3rd Maybe Better
2004
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Mr Martini 1 minute 37.8 seconds
2nd Under Command
3rd Danaurum
2003
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Casual Pass 1 minute 37.2 seconds
2nd Special Harmony
3rd Face Value
2002
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Helenus 1 minute 39.6 seconds
2nd Aint Here
3rd Half Hennessy
2001
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Viscount 1 minute 38.1 seconds
2nd Dash For Cash
3rd Amalfi
2000
Bill Stutt Stakes
1st Sarson Trail 1 minute 38.7 seconds
2nd Keeper
3rd Make Me A Miracle