Turnbull Stakes 2021 Tips & Betting Advice

The Turnbull Stakes is a Group One staying race and is a really good lead up race in terms of the Spring Racing Carnival.

Horses that take out this event typically become big players as the spring rolls on. Bets.com.au provides with Turnbull Stakes betting tips and previews.

Turnbull Stakes Information


  • DateSat 03 Oct, 2020
  • Race Time04:30
  • RacecourseFlemington
  • Race Distance2000 metres
  • Conditions4yo&Up - Set Weights + Penalty
  • StatusGroup 1
  • Prize Money$500,000
    Turnbull Stakes Tips & Guide to the Race
  • Turnbull Stakes 2021 Betting Odds
  • Turnbull Stakes Betting Tips
  • Bookmaker Promotions
  • Field
  • Barrier Draw
  • 2021 Form Guide
  • Live Stream
  • Turnbull Stakes Schedule
  • History
  • Results
  • 2020 Result

Turnbull Stakes 2021 Betting Odds

There are no available odds for the 2021 Turnbull Stakes.

Turnbull Stakes Betting Tips

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

Our early preview and Turnbull Stakes best bets will be available in advance of the race as our tipsters pick out the best value from the futures markets. Check in the weeks and days leading into the race for our comprehensive guide to the race.

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Turnbull Stakes 2021 Field

The 2021 Turnbull Stakes field will be released closer to the date.

Turnbull Stakes Barrier Draw

The 2021 Turnbull Stakes barrier draw will be relased closer to the date.

Turnbull Stakes 2021 Form Guide

The Turnbull Stakes form guide is important as it is a huge lead in race for the big three of Melbourne racing Cox Plate, the Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup.

A number of runners have claimed the Turnbull Stakes before going on to bigger and better things later in the campaign, most notably Winx who took out this race en route to a fourth Cox Plate.

Turnbull Stakes Live Stream

Want to watch a live stream of the Turnbull 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 Underwood Stakes.

Turnbull Stakes Schedule

The Turnbull Stakes fixture for the day is below. Unlike a lot of days during the Melbourne Spring Carnival the Turnbull Stakes is the only Group One event on the day.

Race 1: Maribyrnong Trial Stakes
Race 2: Antler Luggage Stakes
Race 3: Paris Lane Stakes
Race 4: UCI Stakes
Race 5: Turnbull Stakes
Race 6: Gilgai Stakes
Race 7: The Bart Cummings
Race 8: Edward Manifold Stakes
Race 9: Blazer Stakes

Turnbull Stakes History

The Turnbull Stakes was first run 1865, making it one of Australia’s oldest 2000m races.

Named after the former Victorian Racing Club Chairman Richard Turnbull, this Group One has since changed names on a few occasions but the original name was reinstated in 1948.

It has been taken out by some of Australia’s finest middle-distance horses including Ajax, Rising Fast, Sunline and Winx.

The Turnbull Stakes is a great race in its own right it is considered one of the main form lines leading into the big three of Victorian racing, the Cox Plate, Caulfield Melbourne Cup.

Chris Waller has a dominant record in the race, training five of the last six winners, including two Winx wins.

Turnbull Stakes Results

Year
Winner
2020Verry Elleegant
2019Kings Will Dream
2018Winx
2017Winx
2016Hartnell
2015Preferment
2014 Lucia Valentina
2013Happy Trails
2012Green Moon
2011December Draw
2010Zipping
2009Efficient 
2008Littorio
2007Devil Moon
2006Sphenophyta
2005Makybe Diva
2004Elvstroem
2003Studebaker
2002Northerly
2001Sunline
2000Fairway

Turnbull Stakes 2019 Result

1st - Verry Elleegant
2nd - Toffee Tongue
3rd - Finche
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Verry Elleegant beat stable mates Toffe Tongue and Finche in the Turnbull Stakes (Getty)

Turnbull Stakes Social News

Punters looking to get the latest Turnbull Stakes social news should visit the Flemington racecourse social media accounts, which can be found at @Flemington, Flemington's official page and Flemington on Facebook.

Turnbull Stakes FAQ

When is the 2021 Turnbull Stakes?

The 2021 Turnbull Stakes runs on Saturday, October 2, 2021.

How long is the Turnbull Stakes?

The staying contest is run over 2000m.

Where is the Turnbull Stakes held?

The Turnbull Stakes is held at Flemington racecourse in Melbourne, Australia.

What time does the Turnbull Stakes run?

The Turnbull Stakes is held at 4:30pm.

Who won the 2020 Turnbull Stakes?

Verry Elleegant won the 2020 Turnbull Stakes.

What’s the prize money for the Turnbull Stakes?

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