A.J. Scahill Stakes Race Information

The A.J. Scahill Stakes is a 1400 metre weight-for-age race run by the West Australian Turf Club in late November or early December. It is held at Ascot on Kingston Classic Day.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1400 metres
  • Conditions: Weight-for-age, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Ascot Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia
  • Prizemoney: $250,000
  • Date: Saturday 5 December 2020

A.J. Scahill Stakes Race History

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Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Silverstream (2017)

Last 3YO to win: C&G Hakin Boy (1980); Filly – Burgess Queen (1978)  (These are the only two 3YOs to win).

Multiple winners: Watermans Bay (2014 & 2015)

Fastest time (1400m): Eastern Temple (1985) 1:21:2

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the A.J. Scahill Stakes

Winners of past A.J. Scahill Stakes include Vega Magic (2016), Watermans Bay (2014 & 2015), Grand Nirvana (2011), Waratah’s Secret (2010), Takeover Target (2008), Marasco (2006), Tribula (2001), Willoughby (1998), Bold Extreme (1997), Island Morn (1996), Pago Escort (1992), Medicine Kid (1990), Miss Muffett (1988),King Phoenix (1987),  Heron Bridge (1986), Haulpak’s Image (1983), Blazing Bags (1981) and Burgess Queen (1978).

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Kementari Celebrity Queen Dance Music
2019 The Celt Valour Road Abdicator
2018 Arcadia Prince Great Shot Red Publisher
2017 Silverstream Properantes Django
2016 Vega Magic Chocolate Holic First Among Equals