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The Alexandra Stakes is a Group 3 race for three-year-old fillies conducted by the Moonee Valley Racing Club at Moonee Valley.
The race was first run in 1983 and has carried a variety of names and titles. The race was held originally in October on W.S. Cox Plate day, but was moved to the Autumn in 2013 and has since been known as the Alexandra Stakes.
The Alexandra Stakes is run under set weights with penalties for 3yo fillies over a distance of 1600m.
It was run as a Listed race from 1983 until 2015 and became a Group 3 race in 2016.
The winners of the race have not been as strong since the move to later in the season.
Princess Jenni did at least win the Australasian Oaks following her win in 2019.
The 2020 Alexandra Stakes was worth prizemoney of $160,000.
Notable winners of the Alexandra Stakes and its predecessors include Sentimental Lady, Delightful Belle, Sandy's Pleasure, Memphis Blues, Flitter, Rose O'War, Miss Pennymoney, Ike's Dream, Miss Marielle, Sublimity, Marianne, Fontein Ruby, Oregon's Day and Princess Jenni.
The 2020 Alexandra Stakes was won by Paradee from Snapdancer and Flandersrain.
Previous Alexandra Stakes Winners
| PARADEE (AUS) 3F |
EPAULETTE (AUS) - ICY HEELS (AUS) MEDAGLIA D'ORO (USA)
|D OLIVER||55.0||DANNY O'BRIEN||10|
| PRINCESS JENNI (NZ) 3F |
HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) - GLITZABEEL (NZ) ZABEEL (NZ)
|D OLIVER||55.0||DAVID BRIDEOAKE||14|
| THINK BLEUE (AUS) 3F |
SO YOU THINK (NZ) - BALLYBLEUE (AUS) PEINTRE CELEBRE (USA)
|DAMIAN LANE||55.0||DARREN WEIR||3|
| OREGON'S DAY (AUS) 3F |
DOMESDAY (AUS) - OREGON SEAL (NZ) OREGON (USA)
|M J ZAHRA||56.5||MICK PRICE||2|
| THAMES COURT (AUS) 3F |
COMMANDS (AUS) - PANTENNY (AUS) CANNY LAD (AUS)
|J BOWMAN||55.0||DAVID BRIDEOAKE||11|
| FONTEIN RUBY (AUS) 3F |
TURFFONTEIN (AUS) - CHARMING RUBY (AUS) RUBITON (AUS)
|M J ZAHRA||58.0||R W SMERDON||8|
| MARIANNE (NZ) 3F |
DARCI BRAHMA (NZ) - MARYANN JONES (NZ) FASLIYEV (USA)
|C WILLIAMS||55.0||MICHAEL KENT||7|
| YOU'RE SO GOOD (NZ) 3F |
SAVABEEL (AUS) - LIGHTNING SPUR (AUS) FLYING SPUR (AUS)
|V DURIC||55.0||NIGEL BLACKISTON||8|
| TORAH (AUS) 3F |
SPINNING WORLD (USA) - PERISHER VALLEY (USA) DEVIL'S BAG (USA)
|L NOLEN||53.0||PETER MOODY||9|
| ZUBBAYA (AUS) 3F |
DUBAWI (IRE) - SABKHA (USA) GREEN DESERT (USA)
|M J WALKER||54.5||D L FREEDMAN||11|
| SUBLIMITY (AUS) 3F |
TESTA ROSSA (AUS) - RATHER DROLL (AUS) SOVEREIGN RED (NZ)
|D OLIVER||55.5||DARREN WEIR||10|
| BAUBLE (AUS) 3F |
HURRICANE SKY (AUS) - SCOT'S FLYER (AUS) HENNESSY (USA)
|C WILLIAMS||53.0||D A HAYES||1|
| MISS MARIELLE (AUS) 3F |
ENCOSTA DE LAGO (AUS) - MISS VANDAL (AUS) DON'T SAY HALO (USA)
|C WILLIAMS||56.5||D A HAYES||1|
| MANNA MISS (AUS) 3F |
UMATILLA (NZ) - MANNATILLA (AUS) GAIN CONTROL (AUS)
|C WILLIAMS||55.0||D A HAYES||4|
| BROCKMAN'S LASS (AUS) 3F |
ENCOSTA DE LAGO (AUS) - DEAL ME OUT (AUS) FINAL CARD (AUS)
|K MCEVOY||54.0||D L FREEDMAN||1|
| CREATIVE PLAN (AUS) 3F |
FLYING SPUR (AUS) - WESTERN CHORUS (NZ) WESTERN SYMPHONY (USA)
|D OLIVER||54.0||TONY VASIL||4|
| IKE'S DREAM (AUS) 3F |
KING OF KINGS (IRE) - MRS. KAHN (AUS) VAIN (AUS)
|D GAUCI||54.0||JOHN HAWKES||1|
| DEXTROUS (AUS) 3F |
QUEST FOR FAME (GB) - MANY HANDS (AUS) HANDY PROVERB (AUS)
|D GAUCI||54.0||JOHN HAWKES||5|
| OMENS (AUS) 3F |
OCTAGONAL (NZ) - QUE SERA SERA (AUS) LUSKIN STAR (AUS)
|D GAUCI||54.0||JOHN HAWKES||5|
| DONNA DIOR (AUS) 3F |
MARSCAY (AUS) - DONNA CARA (NZ) SIR TRISTRAM (IRE)
|D OLIVER||54.0||BEDE MURRAY||11|
On some value in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2020 Alexandra Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday.
A good sized group of fillies line up in the 2020 Alexandra Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday.
The Race History of the Alexandra Stakes run at Moonee Valley on Friday suggests some good fillies are winners of this race.
Will it be those who have shown the best form so far who take the 2020 Alexandra Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday?