The Concorde Stakes field is usually comprised of horses with a wealth of experience over short distances. If you look over past Concorde Stakes fields, it quickly becomes apparent that those horses who regularly tackle races under 1400m excel in this event. The horses in the Concorde Stakes field may have come via other races such as the Group 3 Run to the Rose (1200m) or the Group 3 San Domenico Stakes (1100m), both at Rosehill.
2016 Concorde Stakes Field
The 2016 Concorde Stakes field is likely to be a very interesting one. There has been some reshuffling across Sydney races this year and the 2016 Concorde Stakes field will be following different season progressions to their predecessors. Horses in the 2014 Concorde Stakes field will likely progress on to races such as the Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1300m) or the Group 2 The Shorts (1100m).
The 2016 Concorde Stakes field is below.
|No||Last 10||Horse||Trainer||Jockey||Barrier||Weight||Hcp Rating|
|1||431x35313x||JAPONISME||Chris Waller||Hugh Bowman||8||60kg||109|
|2||21x16x204x||KINGLIKE||Gerald Ryan||Kerrin McEvoy||10||59kg||99|
|3||0x96457624||WOULDNT IT BE NICE||Paul Perry||Rory Hutchings||6||58kg||90|
|4||362x70x718||SMART VOLATILITY||John Sargent||Tye Angland||1||57kg||104|
|5||1212x1442x||FEDERAL||John O’Shea||James McDonald||12||57kg||95|
|6||x3415370x5||BOSS LANE||Ron Quinton||Tim Clark||9||56kg||101|
|7||20x259x20x||CRAFTINESS||Joseph Pride||Blake Shinn||5||56kg||96|
|8||x500x80389||HURRARA||Garry Frazer||Tommy Berry||11||56kg||87|
|9||24x04288x2||SARAJEVO||John O’Shea||Brenton Avdulla||4||56kg||86|
|10||1321x10x11||HIDDEN PEARL||Barry Lockwood||Ms Bridget Grylls (a)||2||54kg||93|
|11||16115×4473||FELINES||Kris Lees||Jason Collett||3||54kg||91|
|12||7x615357x6||GOCUP BELLE||Mick J Smith||Ms Kathy O’Hara||7||54kg||65|
2016 Concorde Stakes Nominations
The 2016 Concorde Stakes nominations, released on Monday September 1st, contain a number of standout competitors. Some of the more backable horses in the 2016 Concorde Stakes nominations include Aussies Love Sport and Villa Verde. The 2015 Concorde Stakes nominations are listed below.