Spring Champion Stakes 2021 Tips & Betting Advice

The Spring Champion Stakes is one of Sydney's best indicators for a gun galloper of the future as a number of horses have made the leap from this race to much bigger events.

The best three-year-olds will battle it out for their Spring Carnival grand final at Randwick.

Spring Champion Stakes Information


  • DateSat 10 Oct, 2020
  • Race Time04:00
  • RacecourseRandwick
  • Race Distance2000 metres
  • Conditions3yo - Set Weights
  • StatusGroup 1
  • Prize Money$1,000,000

Spring Champion Stakes 2021 Betting Odds

The Spring Champion Stakes betting odds are currently unavailable.

Spring Champion Stakes Betting Tips

Our experts will provide their free Spring Champion Stakes tips and betting preview in the lead up to the Spring Carnival Group 1.

Our early preview and Spring Champion Stakes best bets will be available in advance of the race as our tipsters pick out the best value from the futures markets and the final field.

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Spring Champion Stakes bookmaker offers come thick and fast given it is a key Randwick race during the Sydney Spring Carnival. The biggest and best Australian betting sites all have special offers for customers ahead of the race and you can grab boosted and enhanced odds specials in the build up. If you are looking to sign up with a bookmaker ahead of the Spring Champion Stakes, check out our top five below.

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Spring Champion Stakes Field

The Spring Champion Stakes field will be released closer to the race date.

Spring Champion Stakes Barrier Draw

The 2020 Spring Champion Stakes barrier draw will be released closer to the date.

Spring Champion Stakes Form Guide

The Spring Champion Stakes has been about the breeding.

In recent years the big name sires such as High Chaparral, Galileo, Octagonal, and Zabeel have produced winners in this race.

The Victoria Derby being a race that is tightly linked to this event, with runners Sangster and Lion Tamer two gallopers that raced in the Spring Championship Stakes before winning the Group One event south of the border.

Spring Champion Stakes Live Stream

Want to watch a live stream of the Spring Champion Stakes? A number of bookmakers stream Australian horse racing live online and you can watch on your PC, Tablet or Smartphone. Check out our live streaming section to find where you watch the Spring Champion Stakes.

Spring Champion Stakes Day Schedule

The Spring Champion Stakes Day Schedule at Randwick is below. The order is subject to change.

Race 1: Benchmark 74
Race 2: Highway Handicap
Race 3: Benchmark 78
Race 4: Open Handicap
Race 5: Clark Jacobs Mile
Race 6: Roman Consul Stakes
Race 7: Spring Champion Stakes
Race 8: Angst Stakes
Race 9: Benchmark 78

Spring Champion Stakes History

Kicking off in 1971, the Spring Champion Stakes has been one of the main features of hte Sydney spring since it was first run.

In 1979 this event gained Group One status and the race was originally known as the Australasian Champion Stakes before having its name changed to the current one back in 1978.

The race has been a champion-making event over the course of its journey. 

Soon-to-be stars Kingston Town, Beau Zam and Tie the Knot all won this race as three-year-olds before putting together strong careers.

Spring Champion Stakes Results

Year
Winner
2020Montefilia
2019Shadow Hero
2018Maid Of Heaven
2017Ace High
2016Yankee Rose
2015Vanbrugh
2014Hampton Court
2013Complacent
2012It's A Dundeel
2011Doctor Doom
2010Erewhon
2009Monaco Consul
2008Sousa
2007Race Not Run
2006Teanba
2005Hotel Grand
2004Savabeel
2003Niello
2002Platinum Scissors
2001Viking Ruler
2000Universal Prince

Spring Champion Stakes 2020 Result

1st - Montefilia
2nd - Lion's Roar
3rd - Bucharest
Spring Champion Stakes
The Filly, Montefilia, was too strong for the boys (Getty)

Spring Champion Stakes Social News

To get all the Spring Champion Stakes social news your best bet is the visit the Randwick social media channels.

Randwick Twitter account can be found at @RoyalRandwick while their Facebook page is at Royal Randwick.

Spring Champion Stakes FAQ

How to bet on the 2021 Spring Champion Stakes?

To place a bet on the Spring Champion Stakes you'll need to be signed up with an online bookmaker.

Bookies provide betting markets on the Spring Champion Stakes well in advance of the race date. 

Bookmakers also offer best tote and fixed odds markets in the days leading into the event so all you need to do is have an account with money deposited in and you're ready to wager on the Spring Champion Stakes.

Who to bet on in the 2021 Spring Champion Stakes?

Following the best three-year-olds leading into this event is your best bet at finding a Spring Champion Stakes winner.

Follow Bets.com.au leading into the $1 million feature for our best bets and tips for the Spring Champion Stakes.

Best way to bet on the 2021 Spring Champion Stakes?

Signing up with an online bookmaker to avoid the queues down at your venue is your best bet.

These days you can deposit and bet from the comfort of your couch with the corporate bookies, which means all you have to do is sign up, credit your account and you are ready to punt on the Spring Champion Stakes.

When is the 2021 Spring Champion Stakes?

The 2021 Spring Champion Stakes runs on Saturday, October 9, 2021. This event runs as part of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival.

How long is the Spring Champion Stakes?

The Spring Champion Stakes is middle-distance contest ran over the 2000m. The event has been ran over multiple distances in the past but it has been at the current trip since 2002.

Where is the Spring Champion Stakes?

The Spring Champion Stakes runs every year at Sydney's top venue, Royal Randwick racecourse.

Randwick is one of the world's most iconic venues and is the home to The Championships, which are ran in the autumn.

What time is the 2021 Spring Champion Stakes?

There has not been an official announcement on when the 2021 Spring Champion Stakes will run, but our best estimate will be a mid-to-late afternoon, close to 3pm AEDT start time.

Who won the 2020 Spring Champion Stakes?

Montefilia took out the 2020 Spring Champion Stakes. 

What is the prize money for the Spring Champion Stakes?

The total prize pool for the Spring Champion Stakes is $1 million. 

This amount is more than double what the race was worth back in 2018.