Todman Stakes

The Todman Stakes (1200m) is a Group 2 race held at Randwick Racecourse as a Golden Slipper lead-up during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

2019 Todman Stakes Results

  • 1st: TBD
  • 2nd: TBD
  • 3rd: TBD

The Todman Stakes, also known as the Todman Slipper Trial, is an exciting Group 2 race held as part of the coveted Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Taking place on Randwick Guineas Day in early – mid March at Royal Randwick Racecourse, the Todman Stakes is a traditional lead-up to the Group 1 $3.5 million Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens.

Randwick Guineas Day is host to two Group 1 races – the $1 million Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) and the Group 1 $500,000 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) – as well as a number of other Group status support acts. Along with the Todman Stakes, the meeting is host to the fillies’ equivalent – the Group 2  $300,000 Reisling Stakes (1200m) – as well as the lucrative Group 2 $500,000 Challenge Stakes (1000m).

Worth $300,000 in prize money, the Todman Stakes is run over the sprint distance of 1200m and is for two-year-old colts and geldings at set weights. The Todman Stakes winner is exempt from Golden Slipper ballot and recent horses to complete the double include Vancouver (2015) and Pierro (2012).

Leading up to the Todman Stakes two-year-olds may run in the previous weekend’s Group 2 Skyline Stakes (1200m) on Chipping Norton Stakes Day, and before the Golden Slipper the following week’s Group 3 Pago Pago Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill is a nice lead-up for Todman Stakes graduates.

The Todman Stakes 2019 runs on Saturday March 9, 2019 .

2019 Todman Stakes
Date: Saturday March 9, 2019
Track: Randwick Racecourse
Distance: 1200m
Conditions: 2YO Colts & Geldings – Set Weights
Weights: 55.5kg
Status: Group 2
Prize Money: $300,000
Inaugurated: 1973

2019 Todaman Stakes Results

  • 1st: TBD
  • 2nd: TBD
  • 3rd: TBD

2019 Todman Stakes Betting & Odds

The latest Todman Stakes 2019 odds and betting market links to on the Golden Slipper Stakes lead-up race this weekend will be available below the week of the race.

2019 Todman Stakes Field

The Todman Stakes field attracts the best young two-year-old colts and geldings seeking a run in the coveted Golden Slipper Stakes field in a fortnight’s time at Rosehill Gardens, and are released by Racing NSW  the Wednesday before Randwick Guineas Day.

The official 2019 Todman Stakes field and barriers will be published in full below once announced.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight
1 1×12 DUBIOUS Ciaron Maher & David Eustace Sam Clipperton 5 55.5kg
2 11×41 TIME TO REIGN Gary Portelli Jason Collett 2 55.5kg
3 12x STRASBOURG Peter & Paul Snowden Kerrin McEvoy 8 55.5kg
4 211x YES YES YES Chris Waller Blake Shinn 11 55.5kg
5 2×31 BIVOUAC James Cummings James McDonald 10 55.5kg
6 14 MCLAREN Peter & Paul Snowden Joshua Parr 7 55.5kg
7 4x2x ROME Peter & Paul Snowden Glyn Schofield 1 55.5kg
8 2 SPRING LOADED Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Tommy Berry 4 55.5kg
9 1 BELLEVUE HILL Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Tim Clark 9 55.5kg
10 34x WAR BARON David Payne Andrew Adkins 3 55.5kg

Todman Stakes Nominations

The Todman Stakes nominations close on the Monday before the race and are the first indication of what two-year-old colts and geldings will face off in the key Golden Sipper lead-up in the autumn.

The full 2019 Todman Stakes nominations close on Monday March 4, 2019 and will be listed below.

Todman Stakes History

The Todman Slipper Trial was inaugurated in 1973 with Imagele claiming victory in the first race. It began as a principal race run over 1200m, and although the distance has remained the same, the status of the event has increased. It was elevated to a Group 3 status in 1980 before finally being installed as a Group 2 race in 1986. The race has taken place at a number of Sydney’s racecourses over the years including Rosehill Gardens, Canterbury Park and its current home at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

After 2005 the Todman Slipper Trial was called the Todman Stakes.

Notable Todman Stakes winners in recent years include Written Tycoon (20050, Smart Missile (2011) Pierro (2012) and Criterion (2013).

The full Todman Stakes results going back to 2000 are listed in the below table.

Recent Todman Slipper Trial Winners

Year Place Horse Time
Todman Stakes
2nd TBD
3rd TBD
Todman Stakes
1st Aylmerton 1 minute 08.84 seconds
2nd Ef Troop
3rd Tchaikovsky
Todman Stakes
1st Gunnison 1 minute 13.49 seconds
2nd Invader
3rd Veranillo
Todman Stakes
1st Kiss And Make Up 1 minute 9.5 seconds
2nd Capitalist
3rd Weatherly
Todman Slipper Trial
1st Vancouver 1 minute 08.8 seconds
2nd Furnaces
3rd Headwater
Todman Stakes
1st Ghibellines 1 minute 10.7 seconds
2nd Unencumbered
3rd Cornrow
Todman Stakes
1st Criterion 1 minute 10.7 seconds
2nd Fast ‘N’ Rocking
3rd Havana
Todman Stakes
1st Pierro 1 minute 12.1 seconds
2nd Epaulette
3rd Shelford
Todman Stakes
1st Smart Missile 1 minute 09.9 seconds
2nd Sepoy
3rd Foxwedge
Todman Stakes
1st Masquerader 1 minute 11.47 seconds
2nd Decision Time
3rd Carved In Stone
Todman Stakes
1st Real Saga 1 minute 11.52 seconds
2nd Phelan Ready
3rd Purdey
Todman Stakes
1st Krupt 1 minute 10.57 seconds
2nd Related
3rd Typhoon Fury
Todman Stakes
1st Meurice 1 minute 11.08 seconds
2nd Zizou
3rd Shaft
Todman Stakes
1st Diego Garcia 1 minute 11.56 seconds
2nd Just Mambo
3rd My Middi
Todman Stakes
1st Written Tycoon 1 minute 11.98 seconds
2nd Domesday
3rd Flying Pegasus
Todman Slipper Trial
1st Charge Forward 1 minute 10.3 seconds
2nd Dane Shadow
3rd Samboy
Todman Slipper Trial
1st Exceed And Excel 1 minute 10.57 seconds
2nd Untouchable
3rd Niello
Todman Slipper Trial
1st Snowland 1 minute 10.68 seconds
2nd Yell
3rd Takas
Todman Slipper Trial
1st Royal Courtship 1 minute 9.88 seconds
2nd Viscount
3rd Mistegic
Todman Slipper Trial
1st Great Crusader 1 minute 9.96 seconds
2nd Lord Dane
3rd Phoenix Park

Spring Racing

Mystic Journey listed among 20...

Enticing Star Scores Waller Sl...

Enticing Star Scores Waller Slot in 2019 The Everest Field

Ace Kiwi expat Chris Waller has announced Enticing Star will fill his slot in...

Three Race Lead-Up to 2019 The...

Three Race Lead-Up to 2019 The Everest for Sunlight

Tony McEvoy’s star filly Sunlight is likely to contest the $14 million The...

Alizee Possible Godolphin The ...

Alizee Possible Godolphin The Everest 2019 Runner

Godolphin trainer James Cummings has indicated the flying Alizee was right in...

2019 Melbourne Cup Bid on for ...

2019 Melbourne Cup Bid on for Torcedor

German horseman Andreas Wohler could get a chance at another success in the...

Horse Racing Today

Mystic Journey listed among 20...

Byrne Chases Fourth Queensland...

Byrne Chases Fourth Queensland Cup Win in 2019

Veteran hoop Jim Byrne will chase a fourth Queensland Cup success on Saturday...

2019 Queensland Cup Day: Race ...

2019 Queensland Cup Day: Race Scratchings & Track Report

Eagle Farm Racecourse is host to a bumper meeting today for Queensland Cup Day...

Fabulanski To Follow Father’s ...

Fabulanski To Follow Father’s Footprints to 2019 Victoria Derby

Well-bred Polanski colt Fabulanski scored a big upset in the Taj Rossi Series...

Rule The World Thinkin’ VRC De...

Rule The World Thinkin’ VRC Derby 2019

Jockey Tim Clark believes impressive youngster Rule The World could develop...

Race Results

Fabulanski To Follow Father’s Footprints to 2019 Victoria Derby

Caloundra Cup 2019 Results: Igraine Thrives in the Wet

2019 Sunshine Coast Guineas Results: Baccarat Baby The Next Winx?

2019 Tattersall’s Tiara Results: Invincibella Wins for Waller / Collett

Tattersall’s Cup Winner Vow And Declare Targets Melbourne Cup 2019

Race Previews

Mystic Journey listed among 2019 Bletchingly Stakes Nominations

Byrne Chases Fourth Queensland Cup Win in 2019

Enticing Star Scores Waller Slot in 2019 The Everest Field

2019 Tattersall’s Mile Field & Odds: Silvera Favourite

2019 Queensland Cup Field: Yogi Carries 60kg Topweight

Fields & Form

2019 Queensland Cup Day: Race Scratchings & Track Report

2019 Tattersall’s Mile Field & Odds: Silvera Favourite

2019 Queensland Cup Field: Yogi Carries 60kg Topweight

2019 Sir John Monash Stakes Field & Betting Update

Igraine Tops Tight Grafton Cup 2019 Betting Market