2016 Ajax Stakes Field, Barriers & Odds

Ajax Stakes

The 2016 Ajax Stakes is a quality Group 2 horse race that is run on Rosehill Guineas Day. Rosehill Guineas Day is one of the premier race days on the Australian horse racing calendar and falls in the middle of the highly anticipated Sydney Autumn Carnival. While the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) headlines the day’s proceedings, the Group 2 Ajax Stakes always provides a good run for spectators and punters alike. The quality handicap is held over 1,500 metres and has prize money of $150,000 on offer to the runners. Held at the exquisite Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, one of Sydney’s top tracks, the Ajax Stakes draws some of the best competitors from around the country to race.

The 2016 Ajax Stakes will jump at Rosehill on Saturday 12th March.

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The Ajax Stakes runs alongside the Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m), Group 1 Ranvet Stakes (2000m), Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m), Group 2 Todman Stakes (1200m) and the Group 2 Phar Lap Stakes (1500m).

Betting on the Ajax Stakes is now easier than ever with the strong emergence of online bookies. Wagering over the internet helps punters or enthusiasts who do not want the expense or the hassle of commuting to traditional bookmakers. So, rather than fitting into somebody else schedule; bet in your own time, from your own home and whenever you want. It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for Ajax Stakes odds or Melbourne Cup odds online betting sites are offering the longest list of the best possible odds. The Melbourne Cup is Australia’s richest horse racing event and holds a global renown for also being quite prestigious and it widely covered in Melbourne Cup news globe wide. Punters all over the world place bets for it online each year. This year, the Melbourne Cup 2015’s prize money reaches a total of $6.2 million. Research around the online bookies as there are many on offer, and have fun betting on the Ajax Stakes!

Upcoming Races

Group 3

Challenge Stakes

(1000m)

Rosehill

$175,000

WFA

Group 3

Birthday Card Stakes

(1200m)

Rosehill

$125,000

3YO & Up Qlty

Group 2

Karrakatta Plate

(1200m)

Ascot

$500,000

2YO SW

Group 3

Western Australian Oaks

(2400m)

Ascot

$250,000

3YO SW

Group 3

Victorian Handicap

(1400m)

Caulfield

$125,000

Hcp

Group 3

Easter Cup

(2000m)

Caulfield

$125,000

Hcp

Group 1

George Ryder Stakes

(1500m)

Rosehill

$1,000,000

3YO & UP

Group 1

Rosehill Guineas

(2000m)

Rosehill

$500,000

3YO

Group 1

The Galaxy Handicap

(1100m)

Rosehill

$350,000

Open Handicap

Race Information

  • When: Late March
  • Where: Rosehill Racecourse, Sydney
  • Race Distance: 1500m
  • Race Status: Group 2
  • Race Type: Quality Handicap
  • Prize Money: $175 000
  • First Run: 1974

Ajax Stakes News

Fourteen runners remain in contention for Saturday’s 2016 Group 2 Ajax Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Generalife has remained favourite in 2016 Ajax Stakes betting markets since Wednesday’s confirmation of a final…