$501 in Bonus Bets
Get your first bet matched with up to $501 in bonuses*
Deposit $300, bet with $750!
Join Crownbet via this link, deposit $300 and receive $450 in bonus bets!*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
$501 in Bonus Bets
Get your first bet matched with up to $501 in bonuses*
Deposit $300, bet with $750!
Join Crownbet via this link, deposit $300 and receive $450 in bonus bets!*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
Deposit $50, Bet with $200
Sign-up, deposit $50 & receive $150 in bonus bets. That's $200 to bet with!*
$500 in Bonus Bets
Get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonuses*
$502 in Bonus Bets
Get your first deposit matched with up to $502 in bonuses*
$150 in Bonus Bets
Sign-up to Luxbet, deposit $50 & get $150 in bonuses!*
$400 in Bonus Bets
Get your first deposit matched with up to $400 in bonuses*
$500 in Bonus Bets
Get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonuses*
$300 in Bonus Bets
Get your first bet matched with up to $300 in bonuses*
$250 in Bonus Bets
Get your first deposit matched with up to $250 in bonuses*
$200 in Bonus Bets
Get your first deposit matched with up to $200 in bonuses*
* All Offers and Promotions posted in this article exclude NSW residents.
  • Sign up now & get your first bet matched up to $501!
Sign up here to claim your $501 Bonus Bet*
X
  • Join Crownbet now, deposit $300 and BET with $750!*
Click here to claim your $450 deposit bonus

Horse Racing Fun Facts & History

  • Roman Consul Stakes history and past winners

    The Roman Consul Stakes is a Group 2 set weight race for three year old horses, hosted by the Australian Turf Club at Randwick Racecourse.  Held over 1200 metres, this race is held on the same day as a number of prestigious Group 1 races – the Epsom Handicap, the… Read More »

     
  • Premiere Stakes history and past winners

    The Premiere Stakes is a Group 2 race held under weight for age conditions.  This 1200 metre race is now held at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse in Sydney, where it is now held on the same day as the Group 1 Epsom Handicap.  Originally held in 1972, the Premiere Stakes has… Read More »

     
  • Gilgai Stakes history and past winners

    The Gilgai Stakes is a Group 2 race that is held under set weight and penalty conditions.  Taking place at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne each year, the Gilgai Stakes is a 1200 metre event that has a history of favouring strong sprinters who can handle the long Flemington straight.  The… Read More »

     
  • Flight Stakes history and past winners

    The Flight Stakes is a Group 1 horse race held every year in Sydney at Randwick Racecourse.  Raced over 1600 metres, this event is a big part of the Spring Racing Carnival and is held on the same day as the Epsom Handicap.  Held under set weight conditions, the Flight… Read More »

     
  • Epsom Handicap history and past winners

    The Epsom Handicap is a popular Group 1 race that is hosted by the Australian Turf Club in Sydney each October.  Held over 1600 metres, the Epsom Handicap is an open race that takes place under handicap conditions.  This event has a long and rich history in Australian racing, with… Read More »

     
  • Edward Manifold Stakes history and past winners

    The Edward Manifold Stakes is a Group 2 race for three year old horses, held under set weight conditions over a distance of 1600 metres.  This race has a long history in Australian racing, with the first event run in 1932.  Over this time, a number of great horses have… Read More »

     
  • History of the Spring Champion Stakes

    The Group One $400,000 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.- * First run in 1971 when won by Gay Icarus. * Notable gallopers to have won the race include: Taras Bulba (1975), Kingston Town (1979), Best Western (1981), Veloso (1982), Sir Dapper (1983), Beau Zam (1987), Stylish Century… Read More »

     
  • History of the Epsom Handicap

    The $500,000 Group One Epsom Handicap (1600m) to be run at Randwick on Saturday.- * Named after the famous racecourse in the south of England where the Epsom Derby has been run since 1780. * The Epsom was first run in 1865 when won by Dundee. * Regarded as one… Read More »

     
  • History of the Group One Flight Stakes

    The Group One $400,000 Flight Stakes (1600m) to be run at Randwick on Saturday.- * First run in 1947 when won by Nizam’s Ring. * For three-year-old fillies and named after the champion mare Flight whose major wins included the Cox Plate (twice), Mackinnon Stakes, Champagne Stakes, Adrian Knox Stakes… Read More »

     
  • History of the Group One Metropolitan

    The Group One $400,000 Metropolitan Handicap (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday.- * First held at Randwick in 1866 as the “Great Metropolitan Stakes” over two miles (3200m) when won by Bylong. * Run over 2600m prior to 2001. * Not run in 2007 due to equine influenza. * Among the… Read More »

     
  • History of the Group One Turnbull Stakes

    The Group One $500,000 Turnbull Stakes (2000m) run at Flemington on Saturday:- * First run in 1948 when won by Beau Gem. * Handicap until 1963. Weight-for-age 1964-70. Now run as set weights and penalties race. * Run over 2400m from 1948-70. * Group One since 2006. * Notable winners… Read More »

     
  • Sir Rupert Clark Stakes history and past winners

    The Sir Rupert Clark Stakes is a prestigious Group 1 race hosted by the Melbourne Racing Club.  This event is run over a distance of 1400 metres for prize money of $350,000.  The Sir Rupert Clark Stakes is an open handicap event that attracts both sprinters and middle distance runners,… Read More »

     
  • Stan Fox Stakes history and past winners

    The Stan Fox Stakes is a 1400 metre horse race run under set weight conditions.  Taking place at Randwick Racecourse, this event for three year old horses attracts a number of fine nominations each year.  The Stan Fox Stakes is a Group 2 race, graduating from a Group 3 event… Read More »

     
  • A.J. Moir Stakes history and past winners

    The A.J. Moir Stakes is a race for three years old horses and over, with this event just approved for upgrade to the elite Group 1 level.  Originally known as the A.J. Moir Stakes, this event was also been known as the Schweppes Stakes between 1997 and 2011.  Held over… Read More »

     
 
 
 

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.