Winx
Winx has recorded three-straight wins in the George Main.

George Main Stakes Betting Tips

The George Main Stakes is a key build up race towards the Epsom Handicap so it pays to take a look at the Epsom markets to see which runners are looking for a ballot exempt ticket.

In the week leading into the Group 1 event visit this page for our detailed look at the markets and our George Main Stakes betting tips heading into the $500,000 feature.

George Main Stakes Odds

The George Main Stakes is a Group 1 event that while it is coveted, is leading towards the Epsom Handicap, which means if a favourite for the Epsom is looking for a ballot exemption they will be going in as a short priced elect in both events.

Once the fields are set check back right here for complete market updates and George Main Stakes odds ahead of the September feature.

George Main Stakes Bookmaker Offers

The George Main Stakes is a Group 1 event that the bookmakers usually target given it is a popular event on the Sydney calendar.

Bookmakers like Neds and Sportsbet both delivered George Main Stakes bookmaker offers, which included bonus bet specials on the feature event of the day.

George Main Stakes History

The George Main Stakes, named after former chairman the Australian Jockey Club, has existed for over 60 years on the Sydney racing landscape.

First ran over the 1000m distance, the George Main Stakes was moved to the mile journey in 1972, the trip it is ran over to this day.

While the $500,000 is an enticing prize, the ballot exemption towards the Epsom Handicap is the ticket most competitors are after.

Winx is the undisputed queen of the George Main Stakes, winning the race three-straight times. She also recorded the fastest-ever time in the George Main, winning in 1.33.65 in 2017.

George Main Stakes Field

The George Main Stakes field is usually locked in a week before the race is set to take place. 

Check back in the days leading up to the George Main Stakes for our tips and the full field for the Group 1 feature.

George Main Stakes Form Guide

The George Main Stakes is a 1600m race that sees the best milers in the country aiming to gain that ballot exempt position into Epsom Handicap.

This means following the best horses that are racing over the mile is your best bet, as well as following which horses ran in the Doncaster Mile earlier in the year.

Check back closer to the race date for our detailed George Main Stakes form guide.

George Main Stakes Previous Winners

Year
Winner
2018Winx
2017Winx
2016Winx
2015Kermadec
2014Sacred Falls
2013Streama
2012Shoot Out
2011Sincero
2010More Joyous
2009Road To Rock
2008Mentality
2007Race Not Held
2006Racing To Win
2005Mr Celebrity
2004Grand Armee
2003Lonhro
2002Defier
2001Viscount
2000Adam

George Main Stakes Live Streaming

The George Main Stakes is part of the Sydney spring carnival, which means the only online bookmaker that offers live streaming on the race is BetEasy.

All you need to do is sign up at BetEasy and you can watch the George Main Stakes via their live stream.

George Main Stakes Race Schedule

There are a number of other group races on George Main Stakes Day, with the feature being the sixth race on the card.

DateSaturday, September 14, 2019
TimeTBA
TrackRandwick
Distance1600m
ConditionsWeight for age
Prize Money$500,000
Age3YO+

The other races on the George Main Stakes are as follows.

Race 1: Highway Handicap
Race 2: Heritage Stakes
Race 3: Shoot Out Mile
Race 4: The Shorts
Race 5: Bill Ritchie Handicap
Race 6: George Main Stakes
Race 7: Darley Tea Rose Stakes
Race 8: Kingston Town Stakes
Race 9: Benchmark 88

George Main Stakes Barrier Draw

We will have all barrier draws available when the draw is done during the week of the 2019 George Main Stakes.

The barrier draw is a big tool used by punters to make their early bets, so check back closer to the race for the detailed draw.

George Main Stakes 2018 Result

1st - Winx
2nd - Le Romain
3rd - Egg Tart
Winx
Winx took out the 2018 George Main Stakes, her third-straight win in the Group 1 event.

George Main Stakes FAQ

When is the 2019 George Main Stakes? 

The 2019 George Main Stakes runs on Saturday September 14, 2019. 

How long is the George Main Stakes? 

This contest is run over 1600m. 

Where is the George Main Stakes held? 

The George Main Stakes is held at Randwick, which is located in Sydney, Australia. 

What time does the George Main Stakes run? 

The George Main Stakes is held at 3:10pm. 

Who won the 2018 George Main Stakes? 

Winx won the 2018 Winx Stakes – her third consecutive victory. 

What’s the prize money for the 2019 Winx Stakes? 

$500,000 is the total prize pool for the 2019 George Main Stakes.