Lord Stakes Race Information

The Lord Stakes is a 1700 metre open handicap race run by the Melbourne Racing Club in late December. It is held at Caulfield as one of the feature races on the programme.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1700 metres
  • Conditions: Open handicap
  • Track: Caulfield Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $175,000
  • Date: Tuesday 26 December 2023

Lord Stakes Race History

See the 2022 Lord Stakes Preview and results.

Normally held at Caulfield it is held at Sandown Hillside for 2022.

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Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Payroll (2017)

Fastest time (1700m): Niagara Falls (2004) 1:41:42

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the Lord Stakes

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

Year Winner Second Third
2023 Zennzella Mankayan Keats
2022 Nugget Life Lessons See Marie
2021 Holbien In A Twinkling Starelle
2020 Defibrillate Paradee Pancho
2019 Odeon Future Score Gold Fields
2018 So Si Bon Torgersen Age Of Fire
2017 Payroll Jacquinot Bay Coldstone
2016 Kenjorwood Hell Or Highwater Khutulun
2015 Lidari Metaphorical Star Rolling
2014 Jacquinot Bay Mouro Aeratus
2013 Oregon Spirit Durnford Road Trippin’
2012 Secret Liaison Another Prelate White Universe
2011 Ulundi La Rocket Our Spirits Bay
2010 Aloha Wind Shear Lakedro
2009 Sadalbari Sound Journey Its Prince
2008 Just Look Davcon God’s Hand
2007 Sharkbite King Johannes Poised To Win
2006 Arbitration Test Fire Rubijon
2005 Ulysses Botero Butten Shaw
2004 Niagara Falls Fonome Taken
2003 Marbine Silver Birch Lianga Bay
2002 Mooball Another Warrior White Mist
2001 Delirious Elkabayo Rose Beat
2000 New Trader Mr Donizetti Sir Linford
1999 Visual Displays With Drawn Mustang Red