Empire Rose Tips & Betting Advice

The Empire Rose Stakes is the first major fillies and mares race of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Worth $500,000, the Empire Rose is one of four Group One races ran on the opening day of the Cup Carnival, Derby Day.

Empire Rose Stakes 2020 Betting Tips

Our tips on the Empire Rose Stakes can be found below:

Myer Classic Information


  • DateSat 31 Oct, 2020
  • RacecourseFlemington
  • Race Distance1600 metres
  • ConditionsFillies & Mares - Weight for age
  • StatusGroup 1
  • Prize Money$500,000

Empire Rose Stakes 2020 Betting Odds

We'll release an up to date look at the Empire Rose Stakes betting odds as soon as markets open.

Empire Rose Stakes Bookie Offers

Empire Rose Stakes bookie offers are invariably offered by the corporate bookmakers who value their clients.

The following online companies should deliver offers on the greatest two minutes in sports, the Empire Rose Stakes.

Empire Rose Stakes Free Bets

If you are after Empire Rose Stakes free bets will need to check the promo section of our trusted bookies. 

Bookmakers will usually offer bonus bet promotions so check what options are available when the race is approaching.

Empire Rose Stakes History

The Empire Rose Stakes has a relatively short history when inaugurated in 1988, with Concordance winning the first ever running of the event. 

Named after Empire Rose who completed the MacKinnion Stakes/Melbourne Cup double in 1988, the race is a coveted one in the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

It achieved Group One status in 2004 which has ensured much better fields taking to the track to compete for the $500,000 prize pool. 

Empire Rose Stakes Field

The Empire Rose Stakes field will be set in the lead up to the event, most likely a week in advance of the race date.

Check back in November for the complete Empire Rose Stakes field.

Empire Rose Stakes Form Guide

The Empire Rose Stakes is one of the harder races for form analysts to judge throughout the carnival. 

There’s no lead in races that extend towards this Group One, but the good thing for punters means the market is usually pretty open. 

Carrying a lightweight can be important in this event as Shoals proved in 2017.

Empire Rose Stakes Results

Year
Winner
2019Melody Belle
2018Shillelagh
2017Shoals
2016I Am A Star
2015Politeness
2014 Bonaria
2013Red Tracer
2012Appearance
2011Hurtle Myrtle
2010Sacred Choice
2009Typhoon Tracy
2008Forensics
2007Divine Madonna
2006Lyrical Bid
2005Lotteria
2004Miss Potential
2003Zanna
2002Miss Zoe
2001Market Price
2000Super Sequel

Empire Rose Stakes Live Streaming

Those want to experience the Empire Rose Stakes live streaming video can do so with a number of our trusted online bookmakers.

Simply sign up with a bookmaker like Ladbrokes and you can experience the Empire Rose Stakes via a live stream.

Empire Rose Stakes Fixtures

The Empire Rose Stakes fixture is below.

Race 1: Carbine Club Stakes  
Race 2: Wakeful Stakes  
Race 3: TAB Stakes  
Race 4: Lexus Stakes  
Race 5: Coolmore Stud Stakes  
Race 6: Empire Rose Stakes  
Race 7: Victoria Derby  
Race 8: Kennedy Mile  
Race 9: Sprint Handicap

Empire Rose Stakes Barrier Draw

The Empire Rose Stakes barrier draw should take place in the days leading into the event.

Check back in the week leading up to the sprint for a look at the Empire Rose Stakes barrier draw.

Empire Rose Stakes 2019 Result

1st - Melody Belle
2nd - Aristia
3rd - Spanish Reef
Melody Belle
Melody Belle cruises to victory in the 2019 Empire Rose Stakes (Getty Images)

Empire Rose Stakes Bet Of The Day

If Mystic Journey heads to this race after the Cox Plate, you cannot go past the Tasmanian champ.

We love Mystic Journey at Bets and if she's lining up in an event we're more than confident handing over the hard earned.

Empire Rose Stakes Social News

To get all the Empire Rose Stakes social news your best bet is the visit the Flemington social media channels.

Flemington's Twitter account can be found at @FlemingtonVRC while their Facebook page is at FlemingtonVRC

The official site can be found at Flemington.com.au.

Empire Rose Stakes FAQ

When is the 2020 Empire Rose Stakes? 

The 2020 Empire Rose Stakes runs on Saturday, November 1, 2019. 

How long is the Empire Rose Stakes? 

The mile contest is run over 1600m. 

Where is the Empire Rose Stakes held? 

The Empire Rose Stakes is held at Flemington, which is located in Melbourne, Australia. 

What time does the Empire Rose Stakes run? 

The Empire Rose Stakes is held at 3pm. 

Who won the 2019 Empire Rose Stakes? 

The Empire Rose Stakes was taken out by Melody Belle.

What’s the prize money for the Empire Rose Stakes? 

$500,000 is the total prize pool for the Empire Rose Stakes.