Bel Esprit Stakes Race Information

The Bel Esprit Stakes is a 1200 open handicp run by the Melbourne Racing Club in April. It is held at Caulfield during the Autumn Racing Carnival as the feature event of the meeting.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Open handicap
  • Track: Caulfield Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $140,000
  • Date: Saturday 17 April 2021

Bel Esprit Stakes Race History

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Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Miss Leonidas (2019)

Fastest time (1200m): Lycurgus (2017) 2:29:36

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the Bel Esprit Stakes

Winners of past Bel Esprit Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races.

Year Winner Second Third
2020 William Thomas Humma Humma Coruscate
2019 Miss Leonidas I Am Someone Eduardo
2018 Sprightly Lass Bons Away Malibu Style
2017 Malibu Style Legless Veuve Crystal Dreamer
2016 Sheidel Girl Guide Under The Louvre
2015 Politeness Thermal Current Gregers
2014 Office Bearer Go The Knuckle Happy Galaxy
2013 Ready To Rip Club Command Offenders