VRC Sires Produce Stakes Race Information

The VRC Sires Produce Stakes is a 1400 metre set weights race for two-year-olds run by the Victoria Racing Club in March. It is held at Flemington as part of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2
  • Distance: 1400 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights, 2YOs
  • Track: Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $200,000
  • Date: Saturday 6 March 2021

VRC Sires Produce Stakes Race History

History coming soon.

VRC Sires Produce Stakes Facts

Last filly to win: La Tene (2019)

Fastest time (1400m): Pillaging (2002) 1:22:23

VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes & Golden Slipper Stakes: Canny Lad (1990); Full On Aces (1981); Vain (1969); Storm Queen (1966); Pago Pago (1953)

Blue Diamond Stakes & VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes: Street Café (1984); Lord Dudley (1975); Tolerance (1971)

VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes & ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes: There have been 20 winners of this double but none since Full On Aces in 1981.

VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes & Champagne Stakes: There have been 2 winners of this double but none since Vain in 1969.

Leading jockeys : Roy Higgins with 7 wins (Bold Zest 1977; Lord Dudley 1975; Skyjack 1974; Imagele 1973; Century 1972; Tolerance 1971; Storm Queen 1966).

Interesting trivia: In 1964 Park Lane was first past the post, but lost on protest to Boeing Boy

Past winners of the VRC Sires Produce Stakes

Winners of past VRC Sires Produce Stakes include  include All Too Hard (2012) and Jameka (2015) who became a Caulfield Cup winning mare.

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Lunar Fox Larimer Street Ole Kirk
2019 La Tene Dalasan Fling
2018 Not A Single Cent Seberate Akkadian
2017 Sircconi Aspect Feng Chu