$501 in Bonus Bets
Get your first bet matched with up to $501 in bonuses*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
* All Offers and Promotions posted in this article exclude NSW residents.

Some facts about the Group One Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.

* First run in 1971 when won by Gay Icarus.

* Notable gallopers to win the race include Gay Icarus, Taras Bulba (1975), Kingston Town (1979), Best Western (1981), Veloso (1982), Sir Dapper (1983), Beau Zam (1987), Stylish Century (1989), St. Jude (1990), Kinjite (1991), Danewin (1994), Nothin’ Leica Dane (1995), Tie The Knot (1997), Universal Prince (2000), Savabeel (2004), Hotel Grand (2005), Erewhon (2010).

* Before 1978 the race was run in the autumn as the Australasian Champion Stakes.

* In 1983 it was run over 2100m at Warwick Farm.

* Run over 1800m on the Kensington track in 2001.

* Not run in 2007 due to equine influenza.

* Winning trainers with runners this year: Bede Murray – Darci Be Good (Universal Prince 2000); Anthony Cummings – Strike The Stars (Hotel Grand 2005, Teranaba 2006); Peter Snowden – Ambidexter (Sousa 2008, Erewhon 2010); Guy Walter – Doctor Doom (Tie The Knot 1997).

* Winning jockeys with mounts this year: Hugh Bowman – Strike The Stars (Erewhon 2010); Corey Brown – Rekindled Alliance (Niello 2003, Sousa 2008).

AAP TURF

 
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
  • DEPOSIT $50
    start betting
    with
    $250*
    CLAIM NOW
  • first bet
    matched
    up to
    $501*
    CLAIM NOW
  • DEPOSIT $50
    start betting
    with
    $200*
    CLAIM NOW
  • first deposit
    matched
    up to
    $500*
    CLAIM NOW
* All Offers and Promotions posted in this article exclude NSW residents.
Featured News

Over $5,000 in Bonus Free Bets

Just Horse Racing provides readers with the best Free Bet offers available at every online bookmaker in Australia during the...

Crowd favourites long career ends

Lindsay Park’s stable stalwart Extra Zero has been retired after a racing career spanning 109 starts. The 11-year-old, trained by...

Horses who have Beaten Winx – Where are they?

As Winx tops our countdown as an obvious number 1 on the Top 10 Horses of 2017, we can take...

 
 
 
Copyright © 2017 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved.

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