Lex Piper Stakes Lex Piper Stakes Race InformationThe Lex Piper Stakes is a 1600 metre set weights plus penalties race for three-year-old colts and geldings run by the Western Australian Turf Club in February. It is held at Ascot as one of the feature events of the meeting. Race Type: Listed Distance: 1600 metres Conditions: Set weights & penalties, 3YOs C&G Track: Ascot Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia Prizemoney: $100,000 Date: Saturday 27 February 2021 Lex Piper Stakes Race HistoryThe registered race name is the TJ Smith Trophy but it has been run as the Lex Piper from 2014. It is used as a lead up to the WA Derby. Useful FactsFastest time (1600m): Blueclase (2008) 1:35:02 Interesting trivia: On the same day Heart Starter won this race in 2016, Real Love out of the same dam (Flaming Heart) won the Listed Roy Higgins Quality at Flemington. Past winners of the Lex Piper StakesWinners of past Lex Piper Stakes include many horses who go on to become good milers and middle distance horses. Year Winner Second Third 2021 Western Empire Flash Ducati Castillo Del Lago 2020 Money Matters Cryptic Wonder Divide the Sea 2019 Regal Power Fred Dag Final Hearing 2018 Miracle Man Action Media Baron 2017 Gangbuster Western Temple Final Salute 2016 Heart Starter Who Dat Singa Mulga 2015 Battle Hero Say Geronimo Tonto 2014 Respondent Itsahymn Black Heart Bart 2013 Sireeze Western Blaze Saturday Skies 2012 Flag Officer Dash For Home Lord Hatras 2011 Veracious The Tenby Friar Big Josh 2010 Yabigorse Morant Ranger 2009 Dominicano Liquidation Shajezar 2008 Blueclase Broome Time Proart 2007 Guyno Real Cheeky Trochee 2006 Scenic Shot Lock The Vault Torrid Affair 2005 2004 Happy Johnson Mystic Force Black Tom 2003 Wool Zone Zoometric Kennedy 2002 Dexian Mr Tambourineman Cent Dancing 2001 Grand Turismo Eutectic Storm Shot 2000 Donizetto Silver Sim Noble Cavalier Jo2021-02-27T20:29:59+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.