The Chipping Norton Stakes is one of the feature mile races in Sydney, Australia. The race is held at Randwick Racecourse racecourse each year over 1600m during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.
The race is at Group 1 level and boasts a total prize pool of $500,000 and is at WFA conditions for three year olds and older.
The 2018 Chipping Norton Stakes will be run on Saturday the 24th of February, 2018 at Randwick racecourse.
Chipping Norton Stakes History
- First run in 1925 when won by Wallace Mortlake
- Tie The Knot won the race four years in a row from 1999-2002.
Notable Winners of the Chipping Norton Stakes
Phar Lap (1930), Bernborough (1946), Comic Court (1951), Delta (1952), Sky High (1962), Rain Lover (1969), Gay Icarus (1971), Emancipation (1984), Our Waverley Star (1987), Octagonal (1997), Lonhro (2003), Tuesday Joy (2009).