The Newmarket Handicap is one of the feature sprint races in Australia for all horses, it is held at Flemington racecourse each year over 1200m during the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival.
2017 Newmarket Handicap Conditions and Prize Money
The race is at Group 1 level and boasts a total prize pool of $1,250,000 and is at handicap conditions for colts, geldings, fillies and mares.
The Newmarket Handicap is arguably the most prestigious sprint race in Australia each year which is aided with the massive prize pool of $1.25 million dollars.
2017 Newmarket Handicap Time & Date
The 2017 Newmarket Handicap will be run at 3:50 PM on Saturday the 11th of March, 2017 at Flemington racecourse.
Newmarket Handicap Previous Winners
The Newmarket Handicap has had a host of impressive names win in its 141 Year history including recent winners such as Black Caviar (2011), Miss Andretti (2007), Takeover Target (2006), Alinghi (2005), Exceed and Excel (2004), General Nediym (1998), Schillaci (1992) and Special (1998).