Tulloch Stakes

The Tulloch Stakes (2000m) is a Group 2 race held at Rosehill Racecourse on Tancred Stakes Day as a key Australian Derby lead-up in the autumn.

2018 Tulloch Stakes Results

  • 1st: #2 Levendi
  • 2nd: #1 Astoria
  • 3rd: #5 Weather With You



The Tulloch Stakes is a Group 2 race for three-year-old colts & geldings contested over 2000m at Rosehill Gardens under set weights held midway through the illustrious Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival on Tancred Stakes Day.

The meeting is host to two Group 1 races – the $1.5 million Tancred Stakes (2400m) and the $500,000 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) – as well as a host of support acts including the Tulloch Stakes and the Group 2 Emancipation Stakes (1500m) for the fillies & mares.

Offering $200,000 in total prize money the Tulloch Stakes serves as a key lead-up to the Group 1 $2 million Australian Derby (2400m) contested at Royal Randwick a week later on Day 1 of ‘The Championships’. Recent horses to complete the Tulloch Stakes – ATC Derby double are Starcraft (2004) and Jon Snow (2017).

Horses may come into the Tulloch Stakes field via a number of earlier autumn lead-up races including the Group 2 Phar Lap Stakes (1500m) run at the same track a fortnight earlier on Coolmore Classic Day.

The Tulloch Stakes 2018 ran on Saturday March 31, 2018 and was won by Levendi on way to the Australian Derby.  

2018 Tulloch Stakes
Date: Saturday March 31, 2018
Track: Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, Sydney
Distance: 2000m
Conditions: 3YO Colts & Geldings – Set Weights
Status: Group 2
Prizemoney: $200,000
Inaugurated: 1973

2018 Tulloch Stakes Results

  • 1st: #2 Levendi
  • 2nd: #1 Astoria
  • 3rd: #5 Weather With You

Check out the official Tulloch Stakes 2018 Results & Finishing Order below, following the link to read more on the win by the Peter Gelagotis-trained Levendi in his Sydney race debut who is now set to attempt the Tulloch Stakes – ATC Derby double completed by Jon Snow (2017) last autumn.

Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Br. Weight SP
1 2 LEVENDI Peter Gelagotis Mark Zahra 6 56kg $4F
2 1 ASTORIA James Cummings Christian Reith 0.1L 5 56kg $10
3 5 WEATHER WITH YOU Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Jason Collett 0.3L 14 56kg $21
4 6 MONGOLIAN MARSHAL (NZ) Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Craig Williams 2.1L 3 56kg $4.40
5 3 BELFAST Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Michael Walker 2.2L 12 56kg $12
6 11 TANGMERE (NZ) Chris Waller Kerrin McEvoy 4.2L 4 56kg $10
7 12 GODUNOV Gerald Ryan Joshua Parr 4.3L 2 56kg $41
8 7 PRIMITIVO John P Thompson Tye Angland 4.5L 9 56kg $5
9 16 YURALLA BOY Todd Howlett Adam Hyeronimus 4.9L 7 56kg $201
10 13 OCTABELLO Mick Price Michael Dee 5L 15 56kg $61
11 10 PISSARO Robbie Laing Damien Oliver 7.1L 11 56kg $81
12 8 AUGUSTUS Chris Waller Brenton Avdulla 7.7L 13 56kg $26
13 4 OUR MANTRA Joseph Pride Corey Brown 8.3L 1 56kg $19
14 14 LOVE WAVES (NZ) Anthony & Edward Cummings Jay Ford 10.7L 10 56kg $31
15 15 BULLET SHOT Peter & Paul Snowden Tim Clark 25.4L 8 56kg $151
9 EPIC RANT Michael Costa Luke Currie 0

2018 Tulloch Stakes Betting & Odds

The updated Tulloch Stakes 2018 odds with betting links to Ladbrokes.com.au on the Group 2 staying showdown for three-year-old colts & geldings will be available below the week of the race.

2018 Tulloch Stakes Field

The Group 2 Tulloch Stakes field features a maximum of 16 three-year-old colts and geldings plus up to four emergency horses and is released on the Wednesday before Tancred Stakes Day serving as a final lead-up to the Australian Derby.

The official 2018 Tulloch Stakes field will be released by Racing NSW  on the Wednesday leading-up to Tancred Stakes Day and published below once announced.

The Tulloch Stakes 2018 Final Field attracted 16 hopefuls at acceptance stage but the early scratching of Epic Rant (7) leaves 15 in the mix for the ATC Derby lead-up including the firming favourite Mongolian Marshal coming off back-to-back mile wins at home in New Zealand.

Read more on the 2018 Tulloch Stakes Field & Favourites now.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 315533×324 ASTORIA James Cummings Christian Reith (late alt) 5 56kg 86
2 1x1661x502 LEVENDI Peter Gelagotis Mark Zahra 6 56kg 85
3 11243 BELFAST Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Michael Walker 13 56kg 77
4 4x1225x271 OUR MANTRA Joseph Pride Corey Brown 1 56kg 73
5 2x24718x55 WEATHER WITH YOU Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Jason Collett 15 56kg 73
6 374211 MONGOLIAN MARSHAL (NZ) Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Craig Williams 3 56kg 72
7 23×22 PRIMITIVO John P Thompson Tye Angland 10 56kg 70
8 8x73217x41 AUGUSTUS Chris Waller Brenton Avdulla 14 56kg 69
9 x73x524121 EPIC RANT Michael Costa Luke Currie 7 56kg 68
10 51644×0495 PISSARO Robbie Laing Damien Oliver 12 56kg 68
11 74×120 TANGMERE (NZ) Chris Waller Kerrin McEvoy 4 56kg 68
12 1351 GODUNOV Gerald Ryan Joshua Parr 2 56kg 66
13 1x1879x9 OCTABELLO Mick Price Michael Dee 16 56kg 66
14 221 LOVE WAVES (NZ) Anthony & Edward Cummings Jay Ford 11 56kg 64
15 7x341x7362 BULLET SHOT Peter & Paul Snowden Tim Clark 9 56kg 62
16 9×97345131 YURALLA BOY Todd Howlett Adam Hyeronimus 8 56kg 62

2018 Tulloch Stakes Nominations

The Tulloch Stakes 2018 nominations are set to close on Monday March 26, 2018 and will be listed below as soon as available.

The official 2018 Tulloch Stakes Nominations attracted 19 three-year-old stayers including the in-form Kiwi raider Mongolian Marshal who is first-up down under chasing a shot at the ATC Derby on the quick back-up Saturday week.

Tulloch Stakes History

First run in 1973 when Longfella claimed victory, the Tulloch Stakes began as a Principal race run over 1850m. In 1979 the race distance was increased to 2000m and the event was installed as a Group 2 race.

There have been a number of high quality horses to take out the Tulloch Stakes including Ivory’s Irish (1995), Mahogany (1994) and Durbridge (1991), all of which won the Tulloch Stakes/Australian Derby double.

More recent notable Tulloch Stakes winners include next-up Australian Derby champion Jon Snow (2017), Hauraki (2015), and Count Encosta (2010).

See below for the full Tulloch Stakes results going back to 2000.

Tulloch Stakes Winners

Year Place Horse Time
2019
Tulloch Stakes
1st TBD TBD
2nd TBD
3rd TBD
2018
Tulloch Stakes
1st Levendi 2 minutes 4.14 seconds
2nd Astoria
3rd Weather With You
2017
Tulloch Stakes
1st Jon Snow 2 minutes 9.81 seconds
2nd Prized Icon
3rd Captain Duffy
2016
Tulloch Stakes
1st Old North 2 minutes 1.9 seconds
2nd Torgersen
3rd Multifacets
2015
Tulloch Stakes
1st Hauraki 2 minutes 03.1 seconds
2nd Omeros
3rd Merion
2014
Tulloch Stakes
1st Gallatin 2 minutes 07.5 seconds
2nd Singing Flame
3rd Best Case
2013
Tulloch Stakes
1st Philippi 2 minutes 5.08 seconds
2nd Hippopus
3rd Sir Denzel
2012
Tulloch Stakes
1st Polish Knight 2 minutes 01.7 seconds
2nd Iggi Pop
3rd Rekindled Alliance
2011
Tulloch Stakes
1st Fast Clip 2 minutes 03.8 seconds
2nd I Think I Do
3rd Shootoff
2010
Tulloch Stakes
1st Count Encosta 2 minutes 03.9 seconds
2nd Descarado
3rd Maluckyday
2009
Tulloch Stakes
1st Harris Tweed 2 minutes 7.2 seconds
2nd Dr Doutes
3rd Old Jock
2008
Tulloch Stakes
1st Book Of Kells 2 minutes 8.01 seconds
2nd Rios
3rd Prince De Galles
2007
Tulloch Stakes
1st Tipungwuti 2 minutes 1.79 seconds
2nd Pacino
3rd Carnegie House
2006
Tulloch Stakes
1st Manton 2 minutes 2.09 seconds
2nd Sepia
3rd Goldtown
2005
Tulloch Stakes
1st Stella Grande 2 minutes 2.99 seconds
2nd Roving Owl
3rd King Johny
2004
Tulloch Stakes
1st Starcraft 2 minutes 1.57 seconds
2nd Strafed
3rd Delzao
2003
Tulloch Stakes
1st Natural Blitz 2 minutes 0.86 seconds
2nd Platinum Scissors
3rd So Assertive
2002
Tulloch Stakes
1st Prince Of War 2 minutes 1.97 seconds
2nd Valedict
3rd My Tally
2001
Tulloch Stakes
1st Zareyev 2 minutes 0.66 seconds
2nd Universal Prince
3rd Off Guard
2000
Tulloch Stakes
1st Shogun Lodge 2 minutes 2.32 seconds
2nd Now Voyager
3rd Padfoot Charlie

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