Birthday Cup Birthday Cup Race InformationThe Birthday Cup is a 2000 metre set weights plus penalties race run by the South Australian Jockey Club in early February. It is held at Morphettville as the feature event of the meeting. Race Type: Listed Distance: 2000 metres Conditions: Quality handicap Track: Morphettville Racecourse, Adelaide, South Australia Prizemoney: $100,000 Date: Saturday 6 February 2021 Birthday Cup Race HistoryIn 1979 the Queen’s Birthday Cup (now known as the Birthday Cup) was first run as a Stakes Race over 2 miles (about 3200m) at Victoria Park and won by a horse called Richmond who was an Australian Cup and AJC Derby winner. Useful FactsLast mare to win: Tingirana (2007) Multiple winners: Skybeau (1999 & 2000); Chatspa (1947, 1949 & 1950); Navarino (1937 & 1938) Interesting trivia: Past winners of the Birthday CupWinners of past Birthday Cups include horses that go on to win major autumn races. Year Winner Second Third 2021 Declares War Eperdument Medieval Miss 2020 Master Chum Hasta La War Jackthegiantslayer 2019 Wasabi Bob Excessabeel Royal Rumble 2018 Exalted Lightning Jim’s Journey Addison 2017 Mail It In Extra Zero Flow Meter 2016 Go Dreaming Jim’s Journey Gamblin’ Guru Jo2021-02-06T15:32:36+10:00 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.