The Queen of the Turf Stakes field is one of the most eagerly awaited every year. Since it gained Group 1 status in 2005, the Queen of the Turf Stakes field has contained a number of renowned fillies and mares that often go on to consistent success. Returning to the original 1972 length of 1600m in 2014, the Queen of the Turf Stakes field will undoubtedly continue to contain several proven performers every year.
2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes Field
The 2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes field contains a number of fantastic horses. Guaranteed to be an exciting race, each competitor in the 2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes field will be vying for a grand total of $1 million prize money. Like each year before it, the 2016 Queen of the Stakes field is awaited with great anticipation.
The 2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes field is below.
|No||Last 10||Horse||Trainer||Jockey||Barrier||Weight||Hcp Rating|
|1||11x117x139||SUAVITO (NZ)||Nigel Blackiston||Luke Currie||15||57kg||112|
|2||0x1112x270||POLITENESS||Robert Smerdon||Dwayne Dunn||4||57kg||108|
|3||12123×2123||AZKADELLIA (NZ)||Ciaron Maher||Damien Oliver||9||57kg||107|
|4||291410×341||MISS ROSE DE LAGO||Danny O’Brien||James McDonald||8||57kg||104|
|5||x113x00xL2||NOBLE PROTECTOR (GB)||Robert Smerdon||Craig Williams||2||57kg||104|
|6||49x149x251||ZANBAGH||John P Thompson||Blake Shinn||6||57kg||102|
|7||0513310×09||CASINO DANCER||Mike Van Gestel||Sam Clipperton||7||57kg||100|
|8||2x14111x41||ARTISTRY||Peter & Paul Snowden||Thomas Huet||14||57kg||99|
|9||5460×44914||VERGARA||Anthony Cummings||Ms Kathy O’Hara||1||57kg||98|
|10||3x43175x38||CORONATION SHALLAN||Brett Scott||Daniel Stackhouse||12||57kg||95|
|11||x4740x6685||SLIGHTLY SWEET||Jason Coyle||Jason Collett||17||57kg||93|
|12||130×223112||HEAVENS ABOVE||Tim Martin||Tye Angland||3||57kg||92|
|13||9x11x33x57||LADY LE FAY (NZ)||Chris Waller||Hugh Bowman||10||57kg||89|
|14||x217113x14||BADAWIYA||Mick Price||Craig Newitt||18||54.5kg||97|
|15||x25444x3N8||PASADENA GIRL (NZ)||David Hayes & Tom Dabernig||Kerrin McEvoy||16||54.5kg||95|
|16||x61211x138||RISQUE (NZ)||David Hayes & Tom Dabernig||Damian Lane||5||54.5kg||95|
|17e||49x9700x72||SUPARA||Gai Waterhouse||Tommy Berry||11||57kg||83|
|18e||11437||ASINARA||John O’Shea||Tim Clark||13||54.5kg||77|
2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes Nominations
The 2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes nominations give us an early insight into the potential runners in the 2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes field. Out of the nominations, only 20 horses can make up the final 2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes field. Because of the impressive prize money and the status of the event, the Queen of the Turf Stakes nominations usually attract reasonably high numbers.
The 2016 Queen of the Turf Stakes nominations is published here.