The Thoroughbred Club Stakes field is usually comprised of a mixture of fillies with a diverse range of preparations and racing history. While the race holds Group 3 status, some of the horses who compete in the Thoroughbred Club Stakes field often compete in non-black type races, stepping up only for this fillies event. Other horses in the Thoroughbred Club Stakes field might have come via an extensive black-type preparation and have plenty of experience at this distance and level of competition.
2016 Thoroughbred Club Stakes Field
The 2016 Thoroughbred Club Stakes field seems set to contain a slightly more talented set of horses than in previous years. Victoria racing has had a bit of a shake-up, and the Thoroughbred Club Stakes field will most likely reflect this. Expect to see quite a few competitive fillies with recent black-type experience and strong capabilities lining up in the Thoroughbred Club Stakes field.
The 2016 Thoroughbred Club Stakes field is below.
|No||Last 10||Horse||Trainer||Jockey||Barrier||Weight||Hcp Rating|
|1||4414×601||SELENIA||Robbie Griffiths||Jye McNeil (a)||9||57kg||79|
|2||16×813||MERRIEST||Danny O’Brien||Damien Oliver||16||56kg||77|
|3||12x11x36||MY COUNTRY||Peter & Paul Snowden||Mark Zahra||10||56kg||75|
|4||1xPx17x||CONCHITA||Paul Perry||Craig Williams||8||56kg||63|
|5||1×02||MODERN WONDER||Leon & Troy Corstens||Stephen Baster||13||56kg||71|
|6||2x421x4||PROMPT RESPONSE||Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott||Kerrin McEvoy||2||55kg||70|
|7||2x234x||SOVIET SECRET||Sam Pritchard-Gordon||Chris Parnham||6||55kg||70|
|8||224×21||SUMMER GLEN||Mick Price||Michael Dee (a)||4||55kg||64|
|9||17x722x1||BRULEE||Peter Robl||Nicholas Hall||15||55kg||71|
|10||12x||IN THE VANGUARD||John Sargent||Michael Walker||1||55kg||75|
|11||9x21x2||STOP MAKING SENSE||Ciaron Maher||Luke Nolen||7||55kg||68|
|12||152||COCOEXCEL||Chris Waller||Hugh Bowman||11||55kg||65|
|13||1×721||MOONLOVER||Matt Laurie||Ben Melham||14||55kg||67|
|14||9x115x||ANGHARAD||John O’Shea||James McDonald||3||55kg||66|
|15||65×6421||FILLE CHAMPAGNE||Pat Hyland||Ryan Maloney||5||55kg||60|
|16||1×0||HEAR THE CHANT||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Dwayne Dunn||12||55kg||66|
2016 Thoroughbred Club Stakes Nominations
The Thoroughbred Club Stakes nominations are released on Monday prior to the race. The Thoroughbred Club Stakes nominations tend to feature some of the better three year old fillies on the circuit. The grading of this race as Group 3 is a strong indication that there are usually quite a few talented runners among the Thoroughbred Club Stakes.
The 2016 Thoroughbred Club Stakes nominations will be published here on the Monday.