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The Coronation Stakes

Race Name Grade Track
Coronation Stakes 1 Ascot Racecourse Coronation Stakes

Coronation Stakes

The Coronation Stakes is a flat, Group 1 horse race. It is held in the UK and open to 3-year-old thoroughbred fillies. The race takes place over 1600 meters (1 mile) at Ascot Racecourse annually in June.

The first running of the race took place in 1840 in celebration of the coronation of Queen Victoria in 1838.

The Coronation Stakes is the fillies' equivalent to the St. James's Palace Stakes and received Group 1 status in 1988. The race is part of the Royal Ascot festival, and is run on the fourth day of the meeting for a purse of 250,000 pounds.

Coronation Stakes Racecourse


Ascot Racecourse is one of the leading racetracks in the world. Over half a million racegoers a year visit Ascot, easily the highest attendance rate in the UK. In fact that number accounts for 10% of all racegoing attendance in the UK! The highlight of the year is undoubtedly the Royal Ascot meeting, which lasts for five days.

Ascot Racecourse

Coronation Stakes - Past Winners

2002 Sophisticat
2003 Russian Rhythm
2004 Attraction
2005 Maids Causeway
2006 Nannina

The Coronation Stakes - Betting

The Coronation Stakes

The Coronation Stakes

Other Articles:
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  • King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes
  • Irish Champion Stakes
  • The Golden Jubilee Stakes
  • The Prince of Wales's Stakes
  • The Queen Anne Stakes
  • The Queen Elizabeth II Stakes
  • King George VI Chase

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