Caulfield Sprint Race Information

The Caulfield Sprint is a 1000 metre open handicap race run by the Melbourne Racing Club in October. It is run at Caulfield as part of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2
  • Distance: 1000 metres
  • Conditions: Open handicap, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Caulfield Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $300,000
  • Date: Saturday 21 October 2023

Caulfield Sprint Race History

See the 2023 Caulfield Sprint Preview and results

See the 2022 Caulfield Sprint Preview and results

See the 2021 Caulfield Sprint Preview and results

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Caulfield Sprint Facts

Last mare to win; Miss Leonidas (2019)

Last 3YO to win: C&G – Sepoy (2011); Filly – no filly has won the Caulfield Sprint

Multiple winners: Toledo (1997 & 1998)

Fastest time (1000m): Snitty Kitty (2017) 0:56:2

Fastest time (1100m): Jet Spur (2005) 1:02:10

Caulfield Sprint & Salinger Stakes: Eclair Choice (2015); Rubitano (2002); River Rough (1984)

Interesting trivia: In 2014 and 2015 both races were dead heats.

Past winners of the Caulfield Sprint

Winners of past Caulfield Sprints include horses that go on to win major spring races.

Year Winner Second Third
2023 Doull Spacewalk Generation
2022 Asfoora Kallos Generation
2021 Oxley Road Malkovich Curran
2020 Graff Fabergino Crystal Dreamer
2019 Miss Leonidas God Of Thunder Malibu Style
2018 Eduardo She Knows Bons Away
2017 Snitty Kitty Super Too Faatinah
2016 Our Boy Malach Faatinah Lankan Rupee
2015 Lumosty
Eclair Choice
 * dead-heat 1st Ball Of Muscle
2014 Miracles Of Life
Bel Sprinter
 * dead-heat 1st Shamal Wind
2013 Spirit Of Boom Shamal Wind Ready To Rip
2012 Howmuchdoyouloveme Canali Latin News
2011 Sepoy Curtana Mid Summer Music
2010 Set For Fame Dubleanny Soul
2009 First Command Turffontein Happy Glen
2008 Sunburnt Land Aichi Biscayne Bay
2007 Tesbury Jack Typhoon Zed Let Go Thommo
2006 Biscayne Bay Magnus Rightson
2005 Jet Spur Dance The Waves Mustard
2004 Leilando Dilly Dally Strikeline
2003 Blur Ancient Song Suit
2002 Rubitano Intelligent Star Pembleton
2001 Windigo Crystal Finale Point Danger
2000 Camena Easy Rocking Paint
1999 Notoire Pharein Appoint
1998 Toledo Towkay Dantelah
1997 Toledo Flavour Poetic King
1996 Ruffles Seika Royal Discard
1995 Petite Amore Just Awesome Tahitian Moon
1994 Schillaci All Our Mob Bellzevir
1993 Royal Discard Simonstad Zilbaha Star
1992 Tanjian Prince Welcome Knight Barcurra
1991 Euclase Western Sovereign Begone