The Ajax Stakes field is comprised of some top quality handicappers from stables around Sydney. There are also often horses from across the ditch or from interstate in the Ajax Stakes field. Because of its Group 2 status and 1500m distance, the Ajax Stakes field attracts some very decent horses who are broadly experienced across different race distances.

2017 Ajax Stakes Field

The 2017 Ajax Stakes field will be announced on the Wednesday prior to the race itself, two days after nominations are released. The Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival schedule has had a few changes this year, so there is every expectation that the Ajax Stakes field will feature some top runners working their way up to later future Group 1 events.

The 2017 Ajax Stakes field is provided below.

2017 Ajax Stakes Nominations

The 2017 Ajax Stakes nominations will be released two days prior to the final field being announced. Because of the race’s prestigious status as a Group 2 event, the Ajax Stakes nominations often feature a number of very talented horses who would be at home in the field of a Group 1 event.

The 2017 Ajax Stakes nominations will be published here.