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New Zealand Champion Stakes

Generated at 05 Jun, 2022 at 16:49
Run over1 1/2miles, then 2400 metres. Not run in 1941/42 season - WW II restrictions. Mobile start from 1985. Not run from the 1990/91 season to the 2020/21 season. Run over 1700 metres from 2022.
Year Month Distance Horse Hcap Owner Driver Time
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2022 Jun 1700m Republican Party Mrs C M Dalgety, G E Dickey, Mrs J E Rooney, G A Ayers, First Term Syndicate, D A Schollum, K J Cummings, B A Smith, G P Merlo, A & M Syndicate Blair Orange 1-59.9
1990 Feb 2400m Fella Ship T McDonald, G T Court Graham Court 3-05.4
1988 Dec 2400m Inky Lord G M Saunders Ricky May 3-02.6
1987 Dec 2400m Carnforth Mrs C E Winter Mike DeFilippi 3-04.0
1986 Dec 2400m Rostriever Hanover I A Munro, Mrs A H Munro Patrick O'Reilly 3-01.2
1985 Dec 2400m Sir Alba R D Teahen, D P Teahen Richard Brosnan 3-06.4
1984 Dec 2400m Samson(1981) Fr W E Lowe, B V Sampson Paul Young 3-05.7
1983 Dec 2400m Freightman Fr K A Chapman Peter Jones 3-10.0
1982 Dec 2400m Borana Fr J G Murray, Mrs D M Murray George Shand 3-11.5
1981 Dec 2400m Enterprise Fr P D & Mrs C T Heffernan Peter Shand 3-10.2
1980 Dec 2400m Melton Monarch Fr J S Dalgety Jim Dalgety 3-13.2
 
1979 Dec 2400m Cheltenham Fr Willden Syndicate Doody Townley 3-07.7
1978 Dec 2400m Ostrava Fr B G & E J Francis Robin Butt 3-12.7
1977 Dec 2400m Jayex Fr J X Ferguson Jack Smolenski 3-07.8
1976 Dec 2400m Sun Seeker(1973) Fr C C Devine Cecil Devine 3-13.3
1975 Dec 2400m Direct Magic Fr Mrs I B Pengelly Jack Smolenski 3-15.6
1974 Dec 2400m Commissioner Fr N S Hall Barry Anderson 3-12.0
1973 Dec 2400m Golden Moose Fr G N Dalzell Robin Butt 3-11.2
1972 Dec 1 1/2m Burnley Lad Fr R B Geary Doody Townley 3-17.6
1971 Dec 1 1/2m Kilat Fr Mrs L J Woods Richard Brosnan 3-15.8
1970 Dec 1 1/2m Royal Deeside Fr Mrs M A Gale, Mrs D V Williams & Mrs V C & R Young Bob Young 3-18.2
 
1969 Dec 1 1/2m Walk Alone Fr D S Harrison & C V May Terry May 3-23.6
1968 Dec 1 1/2m Friendly Forbes Fr Miss B L Jarman Leo May 3-13.6
1967 Dec 1 1/2m Royal Walk Fr Mrs J I & D S Harrison Terry May 3-21.2
1966 Dec 1 1/2m Holy Hal Fr J R Rodgers & D Keenan Ken Balloch 3-15.4
1965 Dec 1 1/2m Courtier Fr B T Grice Bob Young 3-18.6
1964 Dec 1 1/2m Golden Oriole Fr M A Butt Wes Butt 3-16.0
1963 Dec 1 1/2m Lochgair Fr Mrs K & S A Lowe Derek Jones 3-15.2
1962 Dec 1 1/2m Tactile Fr A J & D P Dynes Doody Townley 3-31.6
1961 Dec 1 1/2m Lordship Fr Mrs D G Nyhan Don Nyhan 3-16.6
1960 Dec 1 1/2m Golden Rule Fr J R Reedy & W C Walsh David McGregor 3-13.4
 
1959 Dec 1 1/2m Sun Chief Fr S W Easton Doody Townley 3-21.8
1958 Dec 1 1/2m Adroit(1955) Fr Mrs A A Wilson Maurice Holmes 3-18.0
1957 Dec 1 1/2m Diamond Hanover Fr J H G Peterson Doody Townley 3-16.0
1956 Dec 1 1/2m Bon Ton Fr D A Morland Dinny Morland 3-16.4
1955 Dec 1 1/2m False Step Fr J Smyth Jack McLennan 3-16.4
1954 Dec 1 1/2m Don Hall Fr R D Teahen Jimmy King 3-17.0
1953 Dec 1 1/2m Caduceus Fr D D & D R Moore Jack Litten 3-18.4
1952 Dec 1 1/2m Rupee Fr J Grice Doody Townley 3-15.2
1951 Dec 12f   Fallacy lt J D Litten J D Litten 3-22-1/5
1950 Dec 12f   Riviera lt B T Grice D J Townley 3-15
 
1949 Dec 12f   Burns Night lt G McKendry G McKendry 3-24-4/5
1948 Dec 12f   Star Rosa lt R A Hamilton S A Edwards 3-16
1947 Dec 1 1/2m   Belmont Hall lt J Richardson R Donald 3-18
1946 Dec 1 1/2m   County Antrim lt Mrs L J Brake L O Thomas 3-20-2/5
1945 Dec 1 1/2m   Sir Michael lt C A Tasker R Young 3-20-2/5
1944 Dec 12f   Jack's Son lt S T Webster J B Pringle 3-21-4/5
1943 Dec 12f   Imperial Lady lt A B Holmes & A Cooper A B Holmes 3-19
1942 Dec 12f   Captain Morant lt H E Cook F G Holmes 3-17-4/5
1940 Dec 12f   Special Force lt A A Jopp P P Gallagher 3-16-3-5
 
1939 Dec 12f   Gallant Chef lt J R McKenzie J Bryce Jnr 3-30-1/5
1938 Dec 12f   Nelson Eddy lt P J Andrew D McKendry 3-29-1-5
1937 Dec 12f   Horsepower lt G Rosenbaum R B Berry 3-28-1/5
1936 Dec 12f   Toorak lt J Richardson E C Dermott 3-19-2/5
1935 Dec 1 1/2m   Frisco Lady lt J S & H L August S A Edwards 3-21-1/5
1934 Dec 12f   Graham Direct lt J B Westerman F G Holmes 3-19-3/5
1933 Dec 12f   Attorney lt D R Revell R B Berry 3-25