C B Cox Stakes Race Information

The C B Cox Stakes is a 2100 metre weight for age race run by Perth Racing held in December. It is run at Ascot as part of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2, 3YO & upwards
  • Distance: 2,100 metres
  • Conditions: Weight for age
  • Track: Ascot Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia
  • Prizemoney: $250,000
  • Date: Saturday 19 December 2020

C B Cox Stakes Race History

Now known as the Ted Van Heemst Stakes.

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Fun Facts

Last mare to win; Galaxy Star (2018)

Last 3YO to win: C&G Ihtsahymn (2013); Filly – Old Money (2000)

Multiple winners: Old Cobber (1997 & 1999); Haulpak’s Image (1983 & 1986); Tropical Chief (1975 & 1976); Royal Coral (1965 & 1966); Gay Balkan (1939 & 1940); Maple (1927 & 1928); Eracre (1925 & 1926)

Fastest time (2100m): Colour Correct (2010) 2:08:7

Fastest time (2400m): Saratov (1988) 2:27:80

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Past winners of the C B Cox Stakes

Short-priced favourites have dominated the C.B. Cox Stakes / Ted Van Heemst Stakes results over the past decade. Notable winners include Regal Power (2019), Galaxy Star (2018), Delicacy (2015), Ihtsahymn (2013), Mr Moet (2012) and Lords Ransom (2009).

Year Winner Second Third
2019 Regal Power Gatting Star Exhibit
2018 Galaxy Star Gatting Perfect Jewel
2017 Pounamu Material Man Zarantz
2016 Perfect Reflection Fathoms Of Gold Ihtsahymn