Poseidon Stakes Poseidon Stakes Race InformationThe Poseidon Stakes is a 1100 metre set weights plus penalties race for three-year-olds run by the Victoria Racing Club in early October. It is held at Flemington as part of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Race Type: Listed Distance: 1100 metres Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YOs Track: Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria Prizemoney: $175,000 Date: Saturday 3 October 2020 Poseidon Stakes Race HistorySee the 2020 Poseidon Stakes Preview and Results Raced over 1400m until 2018 and 1100m from 2019. Useful FactsLast filly to win: Taraayef (2019) Fastest time (1100m): Taraayef (2019) 1:03:55 Interesting trivia: 2019 was the first year over 1100m – before then the distance was 1400m. Past winners of the Poseidon StakesWinners of past Poseidon Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races. Year Winner Second Third 2020 September Run Maha Minhaaj 2019 Taraayef Hawker Hurricane Wayupinthesky 2018 Wild Planet Ranier Khulaasa 2017 Snitzepeg Bravo Tango Sircconi 2016 Inside Agent Magnarock Peacock Jo2020-10-03T15:51:27+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.