San Domenico Stakes Race Information

The San Domenico Stakes is an 1100 metre set weights plus penalties race for three-year-olds run by the Australian Turf Club in late August or early September. It is held at Rosehill at the start of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1100 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YOs
  • Track: Rosehill Racecourse, Sydney, New South Wales
  • Prizemoney: $160,000
  • Date: Saturday 29 August 2020

San Domenico Stakes Race History

See the 2020 San Domenico Stakes Preview and Results

The race is held on the same day as the Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap over 1400m for three-year-olds and the Group 3 Premier’s Cup over 1900m.

History coming soon.

San Domenico Stakes Facts

Last filly to win; Snitzerland (2012)

Fastest time (1100m): Japonisme (2015) 1:02:7

San Domenico Stakes & Coolmore Stud Stakes: Exceedance (2019)

Leading trainers: Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes with 3 wins (Exceedance 2019; Star Turn 2016; Nostradamus 2014)

Interesting trivia: 1997 winner General Nediym is the sire of 2003 winner Regimental Gal. In 1992 So And So was first past the post but was disqualified and Surtee was awarded the race.

Past winners of the San Domenico Stakes

Winners of past San Domenico Stakes include Exceedance (2019), Graff (2018), Star Turn (2016), Japonisme (2015), Snitzerland (2012), Foxwedge (2011), Shellscrape (2009), Duporth (2008), Gold Edition (2006), Charge Forward (2004), Regimental Gal (2003), Mistegic (2001), Testa Rossa (1999), General Nediym (1997), Our Maizcay (1995), Tierce (1991), Show County (1989), Merimbula Bay (1988), Omnicorp (1987), Let’s Get Physical (1985), Sir Dapper (1983) and Black Shoes (1981).

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Anders Peltzer Mamaragan
2019 Exceedance Bivouac Anaheed
2018 Graff Neutrality Performer
2017 Pariah Chauffeur Jorda
2016 Star Turn Tango Rain Kentucky Miss