R J Peters Stakes Race Information

The R J Peters Stakes is a 1500 metre open handicap race for horses three-years-old and up run by the Western Australian Turf Club in November. It is held at Ascot as part of the Perth Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1500 metres
  • Conditions: Open handicap, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Ascot Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia
  • Prizemoney: $150,000
  • Date: Saturday 14 November 2020

R J Peters Stakes Race History

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Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Mississippi Delta (2019)

Last 3YO to win: C&G – Good Morgan (1975); Filly – Venetian Princess (1976)

Multiple winners: Norval Boy (1963 & 1964); Count Sputnik (1961 & 1962); Gay Gypsy (1935 & 1936); Einga (1929 & 1930).

Fastest time (1500m): Vega Magic (2016) 1:03:55

Interesting trivia: The top mare Burgess Queen ran 2nd in this race twice – behind Belinda’s Star (1977) and Prince Brighton (1978).

Past winners of the R J Peters Stakes

Winners of past RJ Peters Stakes include  Mississippi Delta (2019), Scales Of Justice (2016), God Has Spoken (2010), El Presidente (2007), Finito (2004), Modem (2003), Old Fashion (2001), Northerly (2000), Jacks Or Better (1997), Vows (1992), Heron Bridge (1982), Tulip Town (1980), Embasadora (1979), Starglow (1973), Norval Boy (1963 & 1964) and Gay Gypsy (1935 & 1936).

Year Winner Second Third
2019 Mississippi Delta
2018 Freo
2017 Properantes
2016 Scales Of Justice
2015 Hazzabeel
2014 Bass Strait
2013 Kerrific
2012 Maschino
2011 Westriver Kevydonn
2010 God Has Spoken
2009 Elliotto
2008 Famous Roman
2007 El Presidente
2006 Always A Devil
2005 Rescuer
2004 Finito
2003 Modem
2002 Kensyl Bay
2001 Old Fashion
2000 Northerly
1999 Sister Patricia
1998 All The Aces
1997 Jacks Or Better
1996 Bold Extreme
1995 Quadripedante
1994 Sammy The Bull
1993 Classy Dresser
1992 Vows
1991 Future Edition
1990 Jungle Hero
1989 Dual’s Brute
1988 Bowie
1987 Denim Dancer
1986 Western Pago