Sheraco Stakes

The Sheraco Stakes is a Group 2 sprint held at Rosehill Racecourse in September on The Run To The Rose Day in Sydney.

2019 Sheraco Stakes Results

  • 1st: #9 Mizzy
  • 2nd: #14 Fasika
  • 3rd: #4 Champagne Cuddles



The Sheraco Stakes is a 1200m Group 3 sprinting event held at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse during September.

With total prize money of $200,000, the Sheraco Stakes is a nice Sydney Spring Racing Carnival kick-off for sprinting fillies and mares, and is usually targeted by most major Sydney trainers. Open only to fillies and mares and run under set weights with penalties conditions, this is a great race for form guide to follow into later spring features.

Some of the better three-year-old fillies in the Sheraco Stakes might choose to step up in class and distance and contend the Group 2 Tea Rose Stakes (1400m), while the lucrative Group 2 $400,000 Golden Pendant later in the month is another likely aim.

The best mares out of the Sheraco Stakes results each spring could eventually end up in Melbourne on Victoria Derby Day at Flemington running in the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) over the mile, a race the 2014 Sheraco Stakes winner Catkins ran third Bonaria in. Catkins also returned and went back-to-back winning the 2016 Sheraco Stakes.

The 2019 Sheraco Stakes ran on Saturday September 14, 2019 and was won by Toy Show Quality champ Mizzy. 

2019 Sheraco Stakes
Date: Saturday September 14, 2019
Track: Rosehill Gardens
Distance: 1200m
Conditions: 3YO&UP – F&M – SW+P
Status: Group 2
Prizemoney: $200,000
Inaugurated: 1998

2019 Sheraco Stakes Results

  • 1st: #9 Mizzy
  • 2nd: #14 Fasika
  • 3rd: #4 Champagne Cuddles

Check out the full Sheraco Stakes 2019 Results & Finishing Order below once the event takes place on Saturday September 14, 2019 as part of The Run To The Rose Day.

The 2019 Sheraco Stakes results saw the top three in betting dominate on the day with last start Toy Show Quality winner Mizzy ($5) just holding off the $3.40 favourite Fasika, while class mare Champagne Cuddles ($4) rounded out the tight trifecta.

Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Br. Wgt. SP
1 9 MIZZY Anthony Cummings Tommy Berry 6 55kg $5
2 14 FASIKA Joseph Pride Kerrin McEvoy 0.2L 5 54kg $3.40F
3 4 CHAMPAGNE CUDDLES Bjorn Baker Brenton Avdulla 0.4L 2 56kg $4
4 11 DYSLEXIC Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Jay Ford 1.9L 4 54kg $9.50
5 6 NOIRE Chris Waller James McDonald 2.1L 9 56kg $31
6 5 ALASSIO Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Adam Hyeronimus 2.9L 10 56kg $41
7 3 I AM EXCITED David Pfieffer Glen Boss 3.7L 8 57kg $13
8 13 READY TO PROPHET Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Sam Clipperton 3.8L 1 54kg $13
9 10 RIVER RACER Les Ross Ms Kathy O’Hara 4.6L 3 54kg $31
10 7 PRETTY IN PINK John O’Shea Joshua Parr 4.8L 7 56kg $17
2 ARCADIA QUEEN Chris Waller 0
1 INVINCIBELLA Chris Waller Jason Collett 0
8 RESIN James Cummings Tim Clark 0
12 DEMERARA James Cummings 0

2019 Sheraco Stakes Betting

The season’s top Sheraco Stakes 2019 betting markets and links to Ladbrokes.com.au will be available here the week of the race.

2019 Sheraco Stakes Field

The 2019 Sheraco Stakes field is released on the Wednesday before the race attracting a quality line-up of fillies and mares at the start of their spring campaigns.

Three early scratchings from the official Sheraco Stakes 2019 Final Field have left 11 remaining hopefuls led in betting by four-time Group 1 placegetter Champagne Cuddles. Two of the scratched mares lead betting for other races on Saturday with Arcadia Queen favourite in the Theo Marks Stakes at Rosehill and Demerara the one to beat in Flemington’s Bobbie Lewis Quality.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp. Rating
1 2871x0611x INVINCIBELLA Chris Waller Jason Collett 3 58kg 112
2 113111x ARCADIA QUEEN Chris Waller 10 58kg 106
3 13x368105x I AM EXCITED David Pfieffer Glen Boss 12 57kg 107
4 0x3178447x CHAMPAGNE CUDDLES Bjorn Baker Brenton Avdulla 2 56kg 107
5 213110x0x9 ALASSIO Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Adam Hyeronimus 14 56kg 104
6 7x6073447x NOIRE Chris Waller James McDonald 13 56kg 104
7 1x339x510x PRETTY IN PINK John O’Shea Joshua Parr 11 56kg 101
8 1106x3268x RESIN James Cummings Tim Clark 5 55kg 99
9 50x31446x1 MIZZY Anthony Cummings Tommy Berry 9 55kg 97
10 6451913811 RIVER RACER Les Ross Ms Kathy O’Hara 4 54kg 100
11 612x4350x4 DYSLEXIC Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Jay Ford 6 54kg 97
12 6x0x124x1x DEMERARA James Cummings 7 54kg 95
13 4x70x1231x READY TO PROPHET Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Sam Clipperton 1 54kg 94
14 111x FASIKA Joseph Pride Kerrin McEvoy 8 54kg 83

2019 Sheraco Stakes Nominations

The 2019 Sheraco Stakes nominations are released by Racing NSW on the Monday leading-up to the race and will be published in full below.

The official Sheraco Stakes 2019 nominations drew a bumper 20 fillies and mares including The Everest-bound Arcadia Queen who is more likely to contest the Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1300m) instead on the same day.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Sex Age Trainer Hcp. Rating
1 213110x0x9 ALASSIO M 6 Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott 104
2 1x51461x93 ANAHEED F 3 Peter & Paul Snowden 88
3 113111x ARCADIA QUEEN M 4 Chris Waller 106
4 0x3178447x CHAMPAGNE CUDDLES M 5 Bjorn Baker 107
5 21×1 DANCE HALL GIRL M 4 Tim Martin 67
6 6x0x124x1x DEMERARA M 5 James Cummings 95
7 612x4350x4 DYSLEXIC M 5 Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes 97
8 x3033x432x EL DORADO DREAMING M 4 Kris Lees 103
9 11111x162x ENTICING STAR M 6 Chris Waller 105
10 111x FASIKA M 4 Joseph Pride 83
11 13x368105x I AM EXCITED M 5 David Pfieffer 107
12 2871x0611x INVINCIBELLA M 6 Chris Waller 112
13 x1614x908x MISS FABULASS M 4 Kris Lees 92
14 50x31446x1 MIZZY M 4 Anthony Cummings 97
15 7x6073447x NOIRE M 6 Chris Waller 104
16 1x339x510x PRETTY IN PINK M 4 John O’Shea 101
17 4x70x1231x READY TO PROPHET M 4 Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott 94
18 1106x3268x RESIN M 5 James Cummings 99
19 6451913811 RIVER RACER M 6 Les Ross 100
20 x42414814x VOLPE VELOCE M 6 Graham Richardson & Gavin Parker 108

Sheraco Stakes History

The Sheraco Stakes is named after the winner of the 1982 Australian Oaks and all-round successful filly Sheraco.

Patou took out the inaugural edition of the Sheraco Stakes in 1998. Since then, a number of impressive horses have filled out the Sheraco Stakes each year, making this a race always worth punting on. Following only two years in existence, the quality of the field and the need for another black-type race for fillies and mares ensured that the Sheraco Stakes was quickly upgraded to listed status (in 2000). In 2013, the Sheraco Stakes was again upgraded and is now a Group 3 event.

Initially run over 1100m, with the upgrade to Group 3 came an increase in distance to 1200m. The Sheraco Stakes has also been known by the sponsored name “Winning Edge Presentation Stakes”.

The Sheraco Stakes was later boosted to a Group 2 event for the first time in 2018.

Notable Sheraco Stakes winners include Nanny Maroon (2001), Mimi Lebrock (2008), More Joyous (2010, 12) and Driefontein (2013). Sheraco Stakes results since 2000 are below.

Sheraco Stakes Results

Year Place Horse Time
2019
Sheraco Stakes
1st Mizzy 1 minute 09.92
2nd Fasika
3rd Champagne Cuddles
2018
Sheraco Stakes
1st Invincibella 1 minute 13.35 seconds
2nd Noire
3rd Magic Alibi
2017
Sheraco Stakes
1st Ravi 1 minute 09.42 seconds
2nd Perizada
3rd Daysee Doom
2016
Sheraco Stakes
1st Heavens Above 1 minute 11.6 seconds
2nd Ravi
3rd Magic Alibi
2015
Sheraco Stakes
1st Catkins 1 minute 09.14 seconds
2nd Echo Gal
3rd Bounding
2014
Sheraco Stakes
1st Catkins 1 minute 10.2 seconds
2nd My Sabeel
3rd Neena Rock
2013
Sheraco Stakes
1st Driefontein 1 minute 09.9 seconds
2nd Peron
3rd Arctic Flight
2012
Sheraco Stakes
1st More Joyous 1 minute 10.4 seconds
2nd Miss Marx
3rd Streama
2011
Sheraco Stakes
1st Gybe 1 minute 03.8 seconds
2nd Phenomenal Lass
3rd Ofcourseican
2010
Sheraco Stakes
1st More Joyous 1 minute 03.25 seconds
2nd Girl Hussler
3rd Sister Madly
2009
Sheraco Stakes
1st Madame Pedrille 1 minute 04.49 seconds
2nd Seeking Attention
3rd More Joyous
2008 (Aug)
Sheraco Stakes
1st Hairy 1 minute 03.94 seconds
2nd Judged
3rd Interfere
2008 (Feb)
Sheraco Stakes
1st Mimi Lebrock 1 minute 06.58 seconds
2nd Vegas Showgirl
3rd Shirl Pegasus
2007
Sheraco Stakes
Race Not Held
2006
Sheraco Stakes
1st At Ease 1 minute 04.16 seconds
2nd Sugarbomb
3rd Fire Song
2005
Sheraco Stakes
1st Shannon Bank 1 minute 03.55 seconds
2nd Shalimar Sky
3rd Imana
2004
Sheraco Stakes
1st Covet Thee 1 minute 03.49 seconds
2nd Zakynthos Star
3rd Chatelaine
2003
Sheraco Stakes
1st Oomph 1 minute 03.90 seconds
2nd Zakynthos Star
3rd Covet Thee
2002
Sheraco Stakes
1st Pompeii 1 minute 03.32 seconds
2nd Mica’s Pride
3rd Lady Cay
2001
Sheraco Stakes
1st Nanny Maroon 1 minute 04.19 seconds
2nd Arrabeea
3rd Perfect Halo
2000
Sheraco Stakes
1st Brief Kiss 1 minute 04.10 seconds
2nd Perfect Halo
3rd Beat The Fade

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