Ballarat Cup Ballarat Cup Race InformationThe Ballarat Cup is a 2000 metre open handicap race run by the Ballarat Turf Club in November. It is held at Ballarat at the tail end of the Victorian Spring Racing Carnival. Race Type: Listed Distance: 2000 metres Conditions: Open handicap, 3YO & upwards Track: Ballarat Racecourse, Ballarat, Victoria Prizemoney: $500,000 Date: Saturday 20 November 2021 Ballarat Cup Race HistorySee the 2021 Ballarat Cup Preview and Results See the 2020 Ballarat Cup Preview and Results The race was first held in 1946 when it was won by a horse called Peter Blank. It has been a Listed race since 1982. In 2019 the distance was reduced from 2200m to 2000m. Useful FactsLast mare to win: Battocchi (1997) Multiple winners: Kiwia (2018 & 2019); Royal Caliph (1998 & 2000); Warri Symbol (1982 & 1983); Valadero (1976 & 1978); Royal Symbol (1958 & 1959); Great Queen (1952 & 1953). Fastest time (2000m): Irish Flame (2020) 2:02:79 Interesting trivia: Pat Hyland had two wins as a trainer (Reputed 1987, Pressman’s Choice 1989) and two wins as a jockey (Warri Symbol in 1982 & 1983). Past winners of the Ballarat CupWinners of past Ballarat Cups include middle-distance and staying types. Year Winner Second Third 2021 Zayydani Yonkers Vanna Girl 2020 Irish Flame Affair To Remember Game Keeper 2019 Kiwia Double You Tee Another Dollar 2018 Kiwia Pilote D’essai Life Less Ordinary 2017 Grand Dreamer Oncidium Ruler Grey Lion 2016 Pilote D’Essai Scherzoso Manageress 2015 Junoob Wales Sonntag 2014 Mujadale At First Sight Fat Al 2013 The Offer Pelicano Hurdy Gurdy Man 2012 King Diamond Pelicano Exceptionally 2011 Domesky Rothera Sean Baile Mor 2010 My Bentley Kidnapped Allanthus 2009 Itstheone Gallions Reach Davcon 2008 Daka’s Gem Sentire Banana Man 2007 Sentire Bowl Along Red Riviera 2006 Rubijon Upstaged Lancettier 2005 Command N Conquer Maneroo Lue Steelworker 2004 Just The Part Irish Crusader Demerger 2003 Western Waters Delvecchio Dance On Wood 2002 Varsilayos As You Would Sale Of Century 2001 Aquiver Varsilayos Adolescence 2000 Royal Caliph Western Outlaw Mayshiel 1999 Make A Scene Majestic Avenue Ancient City 1998 Royal Caliph Luther Laebeel 1997 Battocchi Joegah Like A Roo Jo2021-11-20T17:37:48+11:00 Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditTumblrEmail Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Yes, sign me up to receive free weekly tips.