VRC Sprint Classic
Santa Ana Lane took out the 2018 VRC Sprint Classic

VRC Sprint Classic Betting Tips

We will have all the updated VRC Sprint Classic betting tips, odds and promotions for the last of the major Cup Carnival races.

It’s the best sprinting race of the Melbourne Cup Carnival so check here in build up to the race for our betting strategy tips.

VRC Sprint Classic Information

  • Date Sat 09 Nov, 2019
  • Race TimeTBA
  • RacecourseFlemington
  • Race Distance1200 metres
  • ConditionsWeight-for-age
  • StatusGroup 1
  • Prize Money$1,000,000

VRC Sprint Classic Betting Odds

You can find VRC Sprint Classic betting odds in the weeks leading into the event, but the final field fixed and tote markets will not be released until the week of the race.

VRC Sprint Classic Bookie Offers

It’s the preeminent short course race of the Melbourne Cup Carnival and any bookmakers that take their craft seriously will offer VRC Sprint Classic bookie offers.

The corporates below should be offering bookmaker promotions on the VRC Sprint Classic.

VRC Sprint Classic Free Bets

The VRC Sprint Classic free bets will materialise from promotions delivered by our trusted bookmakers.

Check the promotions pages of your favourite bookies for any and all VRC Sprint Classic betting promotions.

VRC Sprint Classic History

The VRC Sprint Classic was inaugurated in 1960 and became a Group One race less than 20 years later.

The race is considered Melbourne’s best sprint races and one is Australia’s finest short course events.

Run under weight-for-age conditions, the VRC Sprint gone by the names the Patinack Farm Classic, the Darley Classic and the Salinger Stakes over the journey. 

The stake of $1 million is enough to attract the big players and after being originally run on the first day of the carnival, it was changed to the final day in 2006. 

One of the most famous wins came from Black Caviar who recorded back-to-back wins in 2010 and 2011. 

VRC Sprint Classic Field

The VRC Sprint Classic final 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 VRC Sprint field.

VRC Sprint Classic Form Guide

Following the big sprint events throughout the year is your best best heading towards the VRC Sprint Classic.

Sprinters like Redzel, Black Caviar and Santa Ana Lane have recorded big Group wins prior to taking out the VRC Sprint Classic. The in-form runners tend to excel in the VRC Sprint Classic.

VRC Sprint Classic Results

Year
Winner
2018Santa Ana Lane
2017Redzel
2016Malaguerra 
2015Delectation
2014 Terravista
2013Buffering
2012Mental
2011Black Caviar
2010Black Caviar
2009All Silent
2008Swick
2007Miss Andretti
2006Dance Hero
2005Glamour Puss
2004Takeover Target
2003Ancient Song
2002Rubitano
2001Sudurka
2000Easy Rocking

VRC Sprint Classic Live Streaming

Those want to experience the VRC Sprint Classic on the go or on your phone you can watch the live stream via a number of our trusted online bookmakers.

Simply sign up with a bookie like Ladbrokes and you can experience the VRC Sprint Classic via a live stream.

VRC Sprint Classic Fixtures

VRC Sprint Classic fixture takes place is on the final day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival

Race 1: R96 Trophy 
Race 2: Foundation Plate 
Race 3: Springtime Stakes 
Race 4: Chatham Stakes 
Race 5: Queen Elizabeth Stakes 
Race 6: Matriarch Stakes 
Race 7: VRC Sprint Classic 
Race 8: Mackinnon Stakes 
Race 9: R80 Handicap

VRC Sprint Classic Barrier Draw

The VRC Sprint Classic barrier draw should take place in the days leading into the event.

Check back in the week leading up for a look at the VRC Sprint Classic.

VRC Sprint Classic 2018 Result

1st - Santa Ana Lane
2nd - In Her Time
3rd - Jungle Cat
Santa Ana Lane
Santa Ana Lane stormed down the outside to claim the 2018 VRC Sprint Classic

VRC Sprint Classic Bet Of The Day

It’s the final major event on the final day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival which means we’ll have your VRC Sprint Classic bet of the day ready to go days in advance of the event.

Check back here in the lead up to the race for our VRC Sprint Classic betting strategy and tips.

VRC Sprint Classic News

We'll have all your VRC Sprint Classic news, views and information right here as soon as anything materialises on the Group One feature.

VRC Sprint Classic Social News

To get all the VRC Sprint Classic social news you should 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.

VRC Sprint Classic FAQ

When is the 2019 VRC Sprint Classic? 

The 2019 VRC Sprint Classic runs on Saturday, November 9, 2019. 

How long is the VRC Sprint Classic? 

The sprint contest is run over 1200m. 

Where is the VRC Sprint Classic held? 

The VRC Sprint Classic is held at Flemington, which is located in Melbourne, Australia. 

What time does the VRC Sprint Classic run? 

The VRC Sprint Classic is held at 4pm. 

Who won the 2018 VRC Sprint Classic? 

The 2018 VRC Sprint Classic was taken out by Santa Ana Lane.

What’s the prize money for the 2019 VRC Sprint Classic? 

$12 million is the total prize pool for the 2019 VRC Sprint Classic. 
                                                                                                                     
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