Sapphire Stakes Field

The Sapphire Stakes field is eagerly anticipated each year. One of the more prestigious Group 2 races for three year old fillies and mares, the Sapphire Stakes field often sees some very good horses lining up in the barriers. Each year, the Sapphire Stakes field can be relied upon to include some proven sprinters.

2017 Sapphire Stakes Field

The 2017 Sapphire Stakes field is a very exciting lineup. This weekend will be a great weekend for racing, with four major Group 1 races running on the same day. Like every other year, we expect the 2017 Sapphire Stakes field to make for a fantastic race.

The 2017 Sapphire Stakes field is provided below.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 600x11412x TYCOON TARA Peter & Paul Snowden 11 57kg 108
2 85520x21x1 ARTISTRY Peter & Paul Snowden 7 55.5kg 105
3 7024x167x5 SECRET AGENDA Mick Price Damien Oliver 12 55.5kg 100
4 121140×818 OCEAN EMBERS Shea Eden Luke Nolen 10 55.5kg 98
5 0x2248x428 THAMES COURT David Brideoake Mark Zahra 8 55kg 99
6 1438×10135 ZESTFUL Kris Lees Jason Collett 9 55kg 97
7 19x30380x9 SAVOUREUX Kris Lees Sam Clipperton 14 55kg 96
8 31x5740x67 SERENE MAJESTY Peter & Paul Snowden 13 55kg 89
9 2x3610x0x7 TEMPT ME NOT James Cummings Tim Clark 4 55kg 87
10 x44434x240 DENMAGIC David Pfieffer Corey Brown 2 54kg 96
11 1x11x2451x RAVI Peter & Paul Snowden 15 54kg 92
12 54x24x1128 HIEROGLYPHICS Anthony & Edward Cummings Craig Williams 16 54kg 90
13 1x66735x19 MISSROCK Robbie Laing Damian Lane 1 54kg 86
14 5x6576222x UNEQUIVOCAL Noel Mayfield-Smith Jay Ford 6 54kg 85
15 640x15734x PAINTED FIRETAIL John O’Shea Tommy Berry 3 54kg 75
16 23x12237x5 LEAMI ASTRAY Robert & Luke Price 5 54kg 71

2017 Sapphire Stakes Nominations

The Sapphire Stakes nominations usually feature a fairly significant number of talented types, all with a penchant for sprints. Because of the increased prize money and the new Autumn Racing Carnival schedule, the Sapphire Stakes nominations will likely pull more horses than usual.

The 2017 Sapphire Stakes nominations is published here.