History Of WA Sires Produce Stakes

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Apr

SIRES BACKGROUND

The Sires was first run and won by filly Florabel in 1911.

It held Group 2 status from 1980 to 1990 and Group 3 from 1991.

The 2005 Sires was run at Belmont Park

Notable winners include Bomber Bill (1998), Nicopolis (1962), Hardrada (2002) and Eurythmic (1919).

KARRAKATTA PLATE – SIRES DOUBLE

  • Karrakatta Plate-Sires Winners: Whispering Brook (2016), Luke’s Luck (2012), Motion Pictures (2010), Brava Fortune (2008), Roman Time (2007), Bomber Bill (1998), Rare Sovereign (Karrakatta 1977-Sires 1978), Haze (Karrakatta 1965-Sires 1966), Nanna Tale (Karrakatta 1964-Sires 1965), Ruby (Karrakatta-1940-Sires 1941), Loyalist (Karrakatta-1938-Sires 1939), Riveret (Karrakatta- 1931 Sires 1932), Dawn Of Youth (Karrakatta-1927 Sires 1928), Eurythmic (Karrakatta-1918 Sires 1919), Welkin Queen (Karrakatta-1914 Sires 1915).

LEADING WINNING TRAINERS

  • 7 – Albert Jordan: Maniana (1954), Fairflow (1956), Countess Blanche (1958), Kuantan (1959), Chestillion (1960), Nannatale (1965), Hispano (1968).
  • 3 –  Reg Treffone: Red Crescent (1970), Farranfore (1975) and Rolera (1977).
  • 3 – HW Campbell: Winker (1952), Nicopolis (1962) and Super Sam (1967).

LEADING CURRENT TRAINERS

  • 4 – Fred Kersley: Time Frame (1991), Paris Petard (2006), Roman Time (2007) and Debellatio (2017).
  • 4 – Lou Luciani: Rapid Tripper (1992), Marooned Lady (1995), Snooping (1997) and Hardrada (2002).

LEADING WINNING JOCKEYS

  • 6 – Frank ‘Tiger’ Moore: Winker (1952), Nicopolis (1962), Nannatale (1965), Haze (1966), Super Sam (1967), Red Crescent (1970).
  • 5 – Frank Treen: Aldon Queen (1955), Sanvista (1957), Geike (1961), Hispano (1968), Roman Hills (1969).
  • 3 – Eric Treffone: Gay Prince (1938), Knight Brook (1940) and Blue Stream (1946).
  • 3 – Bob Morley: Flimsy (1923), Maple (1926) and Riverett (1932).
  • 3 – Jim Taylor: Sha-Anne (1983), Just Begun (1985) and Pedantic (1990).

LEADING CURRENT JOCKEYS

  • 6 – Paul Harvey: Rapid Tripper (1992), Snooping (1997), Miss Vandal (2001), Hardrada (2002), Denmarket (2005) and God Has Spoken (2008).
  • 3 – Shaun McGruddy: Paris Petard (2006), Luke’s Luck (2012) & Lordhelpmerun (2018).
  • 2 – William Pike: Bliss Street (2011) and Camporella (2013).
  • 2 – Peter Knuckey: Roman Time (2007) and Whispering Brook (2016).

GENDER WINS

  • Colts: 47 wins
  • Fillies: 39 wins
  • Geldings: 22 wins.
  • Previous filly to win: Whispering Brook (2016).
  • Previous gelding to win: Lordhelpmerun (2018).

SINCE 1988 MOST SUCCESSFUL BARRIERS

  • Barrier Ten: 4
  • Barrier Eight: 4
  • Barrier Three: 4
  • Barrier Five: 3
  • Barrier Nine: 3
  • Barrier One: 2
  • Barrier Four: 3
  • Barrier Six: 2
  • Barrier Twelve: 2
  • Barrier Fourteen: 2
  • Barrier Two: 1
  • Barrier Eleven: 1
  • Barrier Seven: 0
  • Barrier Thirteen: 0
  • Barrier Fifteen: 0
  • Barrier Sixteen: 0

FASTEST TIME: 

Bomber Bill (1998): 1:22:76sec.

YEAR HORSE TRAINER JOCKEY
2018 Lordhelpmerun Steve Wolfe Shaun McGruddy
2017 Debellatio Fred Kersley Dan Staeck
2016 Whispering Brook Simon Miller Peter Knuckey
2015 Showy Chloe Jason Pateman Mitch Pateman
2014 Prentice Simon Foster Glenn Smith
2013 Camporella Dan Morton William Pike
2012 Luke’s Luck Trevor Andrews Shaun McGruddy
2011 Bliss Street Dan Morton William Pike
2010 Motion Pictures Dave Casey Troy Turner
2009 God Has Spoken Nev Parnham Paul Harvey
2008 Brava Fortune Nev Parnham Brad Parnham
2007 Roman Time Fred Kersley Peter Knuckey
2006 Paris Petard Fred Kersley Shaun McGruddy
2005 Denmarket Trevor Andrews Paul Harvey
2004 Covertly Stan Bates Paul King
2003 Diamond Dash David Edwards Jason Whiting
2002 Hardrada Lou Luciani Paul Harvey
2001 Miss Vandal Ian Glading Paul Harvey

Julio Santarelli