Detonator Stakes Detonator Stakes Race InformationThe Detonator Stakes is a 1800 metre set weights plus penalties race for three-year-olds run by the Western Australian Turf Club in February. It is held at Ascot as the feature event of the meeting. Race Type: Listed Distance: 1800 metres Conditions: Set weights & penalties, 3YOs & up Track: Ascot Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia Prizemoney: $100,000 Date: Saturday 20 February 2021 Detonator Stakes Race HistoryThe race dates back to at least 1991 when it was run as the Listed WATC Qantas Cup over 1800m and was won by a horse called See The Distance. In 2005 only it was run over 1650m. It is named after Detonator who won the Railway Stakes in 1975. Useful FactsLast mare to win: Pop Culture (2014) Fastest time (1800m): Chinese Arithmetic (2002) 1:48:33 Interesting trivia: Race not held in 2000 Past winners of the Detonator StakesWinners of past Detonator Stakes include many horses who go on to become good milers and middle distance horses. Year Winner Second Third 2021 Last Of The Line Montelena Paddy’s Shadow 2020 Arctic Stream The Big Show Harry Thomas 2019 Star Exhibit Let’s Twist Cappo D’Oro 2018 Falcon Crest Woodsville Dark Alert 2017 Pounamu Tonto Falcon Crest 2016 Angola Silver Plated Cougar Nights 2015 Peck Young Lionel Wayside 2014 Pop Culture Cyber Crime Coup Acclaim 2013 Trustee Brown Miss Tipsy Topsy Dreamaway 2012 Peg’s Pride Reverend Lovejoy Kerrific 2011 Late Night Flight Rocky Range Changing Lanes 2010 Star Risca Guyno Nellie Got There 2009 Lambton Castle Corporate Sam Sky Drama 2008 Action Pak Flight Captain Guyno 2007 Cape North Calico Blue Solar Impact 2006 Danny Blue Daka’s Gem King Wally 2005 Who Did It Blinded Pennywest 2004 Kentiara Crimson Sakura Alibi Bay 2003 Main Stage Dedicated Miss Clan Noble 2002 Chinese Arithmetic Desert Dreamer Chestnut Dream 2001 Noble Cavalier Dance Hit Special Jester Jo2021-02-20T19:51:03+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.