Makybe Diva Stakes 2020 Tips & Betting Advice

Named after one of Australia's most famous horses, the Makybe Diva Stakes is an important race on the Melbourne racing calendar. 

A mile race, this event is one of the earlier spring features on the Melbourne calendar.

Makybe Diva Stakes Information

  • DateSat 12 Sep, 2020
  • RacecourseFlemington
  • Race Distance1600 metres
  • ConditionsWeight-for-age
  • StatusGroup 1
  • Prize Money$750,000

Makybe Diva Stakes 2020 Odds

The bookmakers typically upload their Makybe Diva Stakes odds including tote and fixed markets in the week leading into the event.

Futures markets are set in place weeks and sometimes months in advance of the race, but for tote and fixed markets on the Makybe Diva Stakes check back in the week of the race.

Makybe Diva Stakes 2020 Bookmaker Offers

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Makybe Diva Stakes History

First ran in 1948 as The Craiglee Stakes, the Makybe Diva Stakes has a strong history on the Melbourne racing scene.

This event was first ran at the 2000m distance before moving to the mile journey at 1965, the trip it is currently running at today. The name change of the race occurred in 2007 to honour of the three-time Melbourne Cup winner. 

The race also gained Group One status in 2009.

A number of high quality runners have taken out this race, including Light Fingers, Zabeel, Northerly and Humidor.

Makybe Diva Stakes 2020 Field

1Hartnell (GB)James CummingsCraig Williams11
2Galio Chop (FR)Matthew WilliamsLinda Meech6
3Humidor (NZ)Ciaron Maher & David EustaceDamian Lane14
4Scales Of JusticeLindsey SmithDean Yendall9
5Rostropovich (IRE)David & B Hayes, T DabernigDwayne Dunn13
6GattingDarren McauliffeJamie Kah8
7Kings Will Dream (IRE)Chris WallerMark Zahra5
8Fifty Stars (IRE)David & B Hayes, T DabernigBen Allen3
9Yucatan (IRE)Liam HowleyBen Melham2
10Night's Watch (NZ)Chris WallerDamien Oliver15
11Sound (GER)Michael MoroneyJamie Mott1
12Mr QuickiePhillip StokesJohn Allen12
13Mystic JourneyAdam TrinderAdam Darmanin10
14OohoodTony & Calvin McEvoyMichael Dee4
15QafilaDavid & B Hayes, T DabernigLuke Nolen7

Makybe Diva Stakes 2020 Form Guide

The best milers in the country take their spot to this race as they look to tune up for the Melbourne features throughout the spring, which means following the 1600m races is the key to your Makybe Diva Stakes form guide.

Humidor, Grunt, Shocking and Palentino have all taken out the Makybe Diva Stakes prior to registering bigger wins later in the campaign. 

Check back closer to the race date for our up to the minute Makybe Diva Stakes form guide

Makybe Diva Stakes Previous Winners

2012Southern Speed
2008Weekend Hussler
2006Pompeii Ruler
2004Hug's Dancer
2001Native Jazz
2000Go Flash Go

Makybe Diva Stakes 2020 Live Streaming

If you are on the go or out of the house watching the Makybe Diva Stakes live streaming video is a good way to experience the race.

Most of our trusted online bookmakers offers Makybe Diva Stakes live streaming which means all you need to do is sign up for an account with a bookie like Ladbrokes and you are ready to go.

Makybe Diva Stakes 2020 Race Schedule

The races on the Makybe Diva Stakes race schedule are as follows.

Race 1: Pin & Win Plate
Race 2: Cap D'Antibes Stakes
Race 3: The Sofitel
Race 4: Antler Luggage Plate
Race 5: Bobble Lewis Quality
Race 6: Let's Elope Stakes
Race 7: Makybe Diva Stakes
Race 8: Danehill Stakes
Race 9: Girls' Day Out Handicap 

Makybe Diva Stakes 2020 Barrier Draw

The Makybe Diva Stakes barrier draw is conducted once the final field is set in stone.

Check back in the week leading up to the Group 1 for the Makybe Diva Stakes barrier draw.

Makybe Diva Stakes 2019 Result

1st - Gatting
2nd - Mystic Journey
3rd -  Mr Quickie
Gatting took out the 2019 Makybe Diva Stakes

Makybe Diva Stakes Bet Of The Day

Check back here in the week leading into the race for our Makybe Diva Stakes bet of the day.

We will have the best bet of the day as well as a betting strategy for the afternoon.

Makybe Diva Stakes Social News

Those looking for the latest Makybe Diva Stakes social news should visit @FlemingtonVRC on Twitter and Flemington Racecourse on Facebook.

Makybe Diva Stakes FAQ

When is the 2020 Makybe Diva Stakes?

The 2020 Makybe Diva Stakes runs on Saturday September 12.

How can I bet on the 2020 Makybe Diva Stakes?

If you sign up with one of the trusted online bookmakers you can find at you can bet on the 2020 Makybe Diva Stakes from the comfort of your own home.

Who should I bet on in the 2020 Makybe Diva Stakes?

The team at will provide a complete form guide and 2020 Makybe Diva betting tips as the race approaches.

What is the distance of the Makybe Diva Stakes?

The mile contest is run over 1600m.

Where is the Makybe Diva Stakes held?

The Makybe Diva Stakes is held at Flemington, which is located in Melbourne, Australia.

What time does the Makybe Diva Stakes run?

The Makybe Diva Stakes is held at 4:10pm.

How can I watch the Makybe Diva Stakes live stream?

Visit the live streaming page at for all the information on how you can watch the Makybe Diva Stakes live stream.

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