Edward Manifold Stakes

The 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes is a Group 2 mile event held at Flemington Racecourse.

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2016 Edward Manifold Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Edward Manifold Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

Just four of the three-year-old fillies engaged to face off in a capacity field at Flemington on Sunday are at single-figures in the latest Edward Manifold Stakes 2016 betting markets, tips for the Turnbull Stakes Day feature detailed below. Running as Flemington Race 6 at 3:15pm (AEDT), this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Edward Manifold Stakes…

The 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes is a Group 2 event for three year old fillies named after a committeeman of the Victorian Racing Club (VRC). Held on the same day as the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m), the set-weights race is a 1600m mile race run at Flemington Racecourse on the first Sunday of October across the AFL Grand Final long weekend in Melbourne.

Regarded as an ideal lead up race to the Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m) held the following Saturday at Caulfield, many of the race’s winners will also go on to the Group 1  Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington on the first Thursday of November, with the Edward Manifold Stakes winner Serious Speed going on to place second in the Group One event in 2007.

Edward Manifold Stakes
Date: Sunday October 2, 2016
Track: Flemington Racecourse
Distance: 1600m
Race Type: 3YO Fillies – Set Weights of 55.5kg
Status: Group 2
Prize Money: $200,000

2016 Edward Manifold Stakes Field

The Edward Manifold Stakes field and barrier draw was released by Racing Victoria at 10:00am (AEST) on Wednesday September 28 and attracted a capacity field of three-year-old fillies including Sydney raider Chipanda and the in-form Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Exocet who chases a third win on the trot.

See below for the full 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw following the link to read a full race preview.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Trainer Jockey Br. Wgt. Hcp. Rating
1 3x3x14x79 CHIPANDA John O’Shea James McDonald 14 55.5kg 72
2 811 EXOCET Lee & Anthony Freedman Dwayne Dunn 10 55.5kg 69
3 1x4x10 SERENELY DISCREET Phillip Stokes Luke Nolen 15 55.5kg 68
4 33×52 SMART AS YOU THINK John McArdle Daniel Stackhouse 8 55.5kg 67
5 232×21 ELEONORA (NZ) Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Damien Oliver 2 55.5kg 64
6 7513×51 BELLA SORELLASTRA Peter Morgan & Craig Widdison Stephen Baster 18 55.5kg 65
7 7x1x28 PEEKING DUCK Trent Pennuto Jye McNeil (a) 13 55.5kg 63
8 4×212 GOGO GRACE Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas Kerrin McEvoy 9 55.5kg 64
9 1483 WHYOUASK Matt Laurie Ben Melham 1 55.5kg 64
10 321 WATERLOO SUNSET David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Regan Bayliss (a) 17 55.5kg 62
11 83×9547 FROMPARIS WITHLOVE Leon & Troy Corstens Ben E Thompson (a) 16 55.5kg 61
12 3961 ANOTHER BULLSEYE Danny O’Brien Hugh Bowman 5 55.5kg 62
13 361 BETTYRAE RUBY Tim Hughes Chris Symons 12 55.5kg 62
14 631 CLASSIC DIVA Robbie Griffiths Craig Williams 3 55.5kg 62
15 3×10 SOGNANI Michael Moroney Patrick Moloney 7 55.5kg 62
16 7×45339 VAINGLORIOUS Steve Richards Nicholas Hall 4 55.5kg 59
17e 42 VON RICHTER David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Damian Lane 19 55.5kg 59
18e 2 CEYLON (NZ) Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Mark Zahra 11 55.5kg 60
19e 60 KAMILI Nick Ryan Rhys McLeod 6 55.5kg 59

2016 Edward Manifold Stakes Nominations

The Edward Manifold Stakes nominations closed on Monday September 26 and feature a bumper 23 three-year-old fillies including the Chris Waller-trained Awoke and stablemate Sezanne who both also hold an entry for the Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick the day before in Sydney.

Check out the official 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes Nominations now.


Edward Manifold Stakes History

First held in 1932 and won by Dutchie, the fastest horse to grace the track in the Edward Manifold Stakes was Rubidium in 1995 when the horse finished the 1600m event in 1 minute 35.7 seconds. The slowest time was almost 10 seconds slower with 1 minute 44.4 seconds by Ascorbic in 1996.

Horses which have accomplished the Edward Manifold Stakes/Thousand Guineas double most recently include Gallica (2008), Alinghi (2004), Special Harmony (2003), Inaflury (1998), Azzurro (1992), Richfield Lady (1991) and Riverina Charm in 1998.

Edward Manifold Stakes Results

Year Place Horse Time
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2nd TBD
3rd TBD
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1st Badawiya 1 minute 36.4 seconds
2nd Savred Eye
3rd My Poppette
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1st Fontein Ruby 1 minute 37.64 seconds
2nd Maastricht
3rd Crafty
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1st Se Sauver 1 minute 39.55 seconds
2nd Star Fashion
3rd Solicit
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1st Maybe Discreet 1 minute 37.6 seconds
2nd Members Joy
3rd Commanding Jewel
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1st Mosheen 1 minute 39.47 seconds
2nd Bliss Street
3rd Celebrity Girl
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1st Sistine Angel 1 minute 38.12 seconds
2nd Brazilian Pulse
3rd Shamrocker
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1st Majestic Music 1 minute 38.3 seconds
2nd Formalite
3rd Silent Surround
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1st Gallica 1 minute 38 seconds
2nd Cats Whisker
3rd Sparks Fly
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1st El Daana 1 minute 40.1 seconds
2nd Serious Speed
3rd Absolut Glam
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1st She Will Be Loved 1 minute 37 seconds
2nd Miss Finland
3rd My Only Hope
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1st Serenade Rose 1 minute 37.2 seconds
2nd Empress Lily
3rd Mary Marvel
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1st Alinghi 1 minute 36.4 seconds
2nd Ballet Society
3rd Kylikwong
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1st Special Harmony 1 minute 38.2 seconds
2nd Ashenti
3rd Bahamian Star
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1st Coupe 1 minute 39.4 seconds
2nd Fuji Dancer
3rd Lashed
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1st Ugachuka 1 minute 38.7 seconds
2nd Li Lo Lill
3rd Hot Beat
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1st So Gorgeous 1 minute 37.9 seconds
2nd Shelbourne Lass
3rd Dashing Granada