Linlithgow Stakes Race Information

The Linlithgow Stakes is a 1200 metre open handicap race run by the Victoria Racing Club held in late October. It is run at Flemington as part of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Open handicap
  • Track: Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $300,000
  • Date: Saturday 31 October 2020

Linlithgow Stakes Race History

Also called the TAB Stakes

History coming soon.

Linlithgow Stakes Facts

Last mare to win; Sister Madly (2011)

Last 3YO to win: C&G – Fastnet Rock (2004); Filly – Pharein (1999)

Multiple winners: Fontelina (2012 & 2013); Redelva (1988 & 1990); Scamanda (1974,1975 & 1976): All Shot (1972 & 1973); Matrice (1956 & 1957); Ellerslie (1950 & 1952); High Caste (1939, 1940 & 1941); Ajax (1938 & 1939); Chatham (1931,1932 & 1933); Amounis (1926, 1927 & 1929); The Night Patrol (1924 & 1925); Wolaroi ( 1916 & 1918)

Fastest time (1200m): Toledo (1998) 1:08:1

Interesting trivia: Phar Lap won this race in 1930. It was one of the four races he won on each of the four days of the 1930 Melbourne Cup carnival, including the Melbourne Cup.

Past winners of the Linlithgow Stakes

Winners of past Linlithgow Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races.

Year Winner Second Third
2019 Kemalpasa Order Of Command Zoutori
2018 Osborne Bulls Bons Away Runson
2017 Rich Charm Missrock The Monstar
2016 Illustrious Lad Counterattack Southern Legend