Thomas Lyons Stakes Race Information

The Thomas Lyons Stakes is a 1400 metre weight-for-age race run by the Tasmanian Racing Club in early February. It is held at Hobart on Hobart Cup day.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1400 metres
  • Conditions: Weight-for-age, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Hobart Racecourse, Hobart, Tasmania
  • Prizemoney: $125,000
  • Date: Sunday 11 February 2024

Thomas Lyons Stakes Race History

See the 2024 Thomas Lyons Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2023 Thomas Lyons Stakes Preview and results.

The race dates back to at least 1978 when it was won by Sarsha’s Choice.

Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Mystic Journey (2019)

Last 3YO to win: Filly – Mystic Journey (2019)

Multiple winners: Hellova Street (2017 & 2018); Youthful Jack (2012 & 2013); Conquering (2009 & 2011), Royal Rambo (1999 & 2001); Man On The Run (1995 & 1997); Golden Serpent (1993 & 1996):

Fastest time (1400m): Noble Sensation (2002) 1:23:6

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the Thomas Lyons Stakes

Winners of past Thomas Lyons Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races.

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Just A Tribute First Accused Turk Warrior
2023 The Inevitable Alpine Wolf First Accused
2022 More Than Exceed Mandela Effect Justacanta
2021 Newhart Mystic Journey Blaze Forth
2020 Mandela Effect Hellova Street I’m Wesley
2019 Mystic Journey Hellova Street Chamois Road
2018 Hellova Street Lord Da Vinci Gee Gees Top Notch
2017 Hellova Street Lord Da Vinci Admiral
2016 Admiral Powercharged Perplexing
2015 Streetwise Savoire Admiral Hellova Street
2014 Road Trippin’ Jakcorijim Rebel Bride
2013 Youthful Jack Cellarmaster My Temptation
2012 Youthful Jack Rave Night Life To The Full
2011 Conquering Rocky Times Royal Ida
2010 Royal Ida Conquering Life To The Full
2009 Conquering Scenic Silver Captain Chaos
2008 Stuyvesant Browneyed Boy Riceman
2007 Colonel Parker Fine Omens Bay Ritz
2006 Browneyed Boy Ra Sun Personal Peak
2005 Lonely Shore Jay Kay Bee A Dreamer
2004 Riley Redwing Jay Kay Bee Chardere
2003 Umrum King Flyer Sedation
2002 Noble Sensation Royal Rambo Chardere
2001 Royal Rambo O’Donnell Noble Sensation
2000 O’Donnell Tiger Talk Royal Rambo