Manfred Stakes Race Information

The Manfred Stakes is a 1200 metre set weights plus penalties race for three-year-olds run by the Melbourne Racing Club in late January. It is held at Caulfield as one of the feature races of the meeting.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YOs
  • Track: Caulfield Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $200,000
  • Date: Friday 26 January 2024

Manfred Stakes Race History

See the 2024 Manfred Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2023 Manfred Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2022 Manfred Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2021 Manfred Stakes Preview and results.

The race was first held in 1968 when it was won by a horse called Anvil.

Useful Facts

Last filly to win; Legless Veuve (2017)

Fastest time (1200m): Tin Hat (2019) 1:08:79

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the Manfred Stakes

Winners of past Manfred Stakes include Super Seth (2020), Cliff’s Edge (2018), Bull Point (2014), Mosheen (2012), Denman (2010), Nicconi (2009), Turffontein (2008), Haradasun (2007), Niconero (2005), Don Eduardo (2002), Freemason (2000), Eureka Jewel (1996), Danasinga (1995), Tristalove (1994), Dark Ksar (1992), Beachside (1991), Groucho (1987), Noble Peer (1985), Getting Closer (1982) and Gala Supreme (1973).

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Brave Mead King Colorado Steparty
2023 Jacquinot Bank Maur Ruthless Dame
2022 Generation Zethus Linas Legend
2021 Portland Sky Aysar Tagaloa
2020 Super Seth Free Of Debt Dalasan
2019 Tin Hat Halvorsen Poised To Strike
2018 Cliff’s Edge Overshare Muraaqeb
2017 Legless Veuve Into Orbit Hey Doc
2016 Puritan Golden Spin Ready For Victory
2015 Java Petrology Affirmation
2014 Bull Point Worth A Ransom The Quarterback
2013 Royal Haunt Force Command Hosting
2012 Mosheen That’s The One Highly Recommended
2011 Enjin Number Nine Bullbars Star Witness
2010 Denman Carrara Most Immediate
2009 Nicconi Handsupfordetroit Miss Scarlatti
2008 Turffontein Pillar Of Hercules El Mandon
2007 Haradasun Danever Eclair Passion
2006 Thin And Crispy Serenade Rose Bel Danoro
2005 Shinzig Not A Single Doubt Danehill Express
2004 Keep The Faith Our Smoking Joe Modern Era
2003 Conspectus Tantralite Lord Volksraad
2002 Don Eduardo Leather Lane Exaggerate
2001 Academy Dancer Royale Exit Adolescence
2000 Freemason Manner Hill The Golden Dane