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Naturalism Stakes

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History

BRIMHAM ROCKS winning the Naturalism Stakes.
BRIMHAM ROCKS winning the Naturalism Stakes. Picture: Racing and Sports

The Naturalism Stakes is a Group 3 race run under Quality Handicap conditions for open class horses at Caulfield conducted by the Melbourne Racing Club.
The Naturalism Stakes is run over 2000m. It was first run in 1983 and was won by Mevron Boy.
The Naturalism Stakes has always been run at Caulfield.
Until 1994 it was run over 1800m but the Naturalism Stakes has been over 2000m since.
The race is named after the elite stayer trained by Lee Freedman who won an AJC Derby and Caulfield Stakes.
The Naturalism Stakes was upgraded to Group 3 in 2009.
The winner is exempt from the ballot for the Caulfield Cup.
2017 winner Harlem would go on to win two Australian Cups.
Jameka won the Caulfield Cup two runs later than winning here. She is the only horse to do the double.
The Naturalism Stakes was worth $160,000 in 2020.
Notable winners of the Naturalism Stakes include Harlem (2017), Jameka (2016), December Draw (2011), Douro Valley (2007), Zipping (2006), Sarrera (2005), Pentastic (2002), Inaflury (2001), Second Coming (1999), Skybeau (1997), Just A Dancer (1990), Sea Legend (1986) and Mapperley Heights (1984).
The 2019 Naturalism Stakes was won by Brimham Rocks from So You Win and Sikandarabad.


Racing and Sports

Previous Naturalism Stakes Winners

Date Horse Jockey WT Trainer BP
ORDEROFTHEGARTER (IRE) 6H
GALILEO (IRE) - KITTY KIERNAN (GB) PIVOTAL (GB)
D OLIVER 56.0 DANNY O'BRIEN 4
BRIMHAM ROCKS (GB) 5G
FASTNET ROCK (AUS) - COLIMA (IRE) AUTHORIZED (IRE)
M J WALKER 55.0 CHRIS WALLER 9
NIGHT'S WATCH (NZ) 5G
REDWOOD (GB) - GLORY RUN (AUS) EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS)
DAMIAN LANE 55.0 DARREN WEIR 6
HARLEM (GB) 5G
CHAMPS ELYSEES (GB) - CASUAL (GB) NAYEF (USA)
D DUNN 56.5 D & B HAYES & T DABERNIG 1
JAMEKA (AUS) 4M
MYBOYCHARLIE (IRE) - MINE GAME (AUS) GENERAL NEDIYM (AUS)
NICHOLAS HALL 55.5 CIARON MAHER 1
MAGNAPAL (AUS) 6G
MAGNUS (AUS) - LUXAPAL (AUS) KENNY'S BEST PAL (AUS)
L CURRIE 54.0 TERRY & KARINA O'SULLIVAN 5
GRIS CARO (GB) 5H
WITH APPROVAL (CAN) - AVIANE (GER) WINGED LOVE (IRE)
B MELHAM 54.5 JAKE STEPHENS 11
MR O'CEIRIN (NZ) 6G
POSTPONED (USA) - CADELL (NZ) YACHTIE (AUS)
G BOSS 56.5 CIARON MAHER 15
FOLDING GEAR (NZ) 5G
JOHAR (USA) - ROYAL SHOW (NZ) DEPUTY GOVERNOR (USA)
B MELHAM 54.0 LEE & SHANNON HOPE 4
DECEMBER DRAW (IRE) 5G
MEDECIS (GB) - NEW YORK (IRE) DANZERO (AUS)
M RODD 54.0 MARK KAVANAGH 1
RAINBOW STYLING (NZ) 6G
ZABEEL (NZ) - DONE THAT (NZ) CENTAINE (AUS)
C MUNCE 53.0 MICHAEL & WAYNE & JOHN HAWKES 2
RED LORD (AUS) 6G
REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) - DAME CATH (NZ) ZABEEL (NZ)
D OLIVER 55.0 ANTHONY CUMMINGS 8
ZAGREB (AUS) 4G
ZABEEL (NZ) - DANSINO (AUS) DANEHILL (USA)
C WILLIAMS 53.5 D A HAYES 13
DOURO VALLEY (AUS) 6G
ENCOSTA DE LAGO (AUS) - OPAQUE (AUS) LORD SEYMOUR (IRE)
D BEADMAN 55.0 DANNY O'BRIEN 12
ZIPPING (AUS) 5G
DANEHILL (USA) - SOCIAL SCENE (IRE) GRAND LODGE (USA)
S W ARNOLD 58.0 GRAEME ROGERSON 9
SARRERA (AUS) 5G
QUEST FOR FAME (GB) - ZAMSONG (NZ) ZAFONIC (USA)
G CHILDS 53.5 MICHAEL MORONEY 7
CONFECTIONER (AUS) 4G
BUBBLE GUM FELLOW (JPN) - PRINCESS BLUE (AUS) OUR POETIC PRINCE (AUS)
N RAWILLER 54.5 TONY MCEVOY 4
ROSE ARCHWAY (AUS) 6M
ARCHWAY (IRE) - NAZAAN (NZ) ZAMAZAAN (FR)
D OLIVER 53.5 CLARRY CONNERS 1
PENTASTIC (AUS) 4G
PENTIRE (GB) - MISS MINDEN (AUS) BELLOTTO (USA)
B PREBBLE 54.5 DAVID HALL 15
INAFLURY (NZ) 6M
ZABEEL (NZ) - GENTLE FLURRY (AUS) ZEPHYR NEKE (AUS)
S W ARNOLD 57.5 CLIFF BROWN 12
CELESTIAL SHOW (AUS) 5M
SERHEED (USA) - ADD TINSEL (NZ) CHRISTMAS TREE (AUS)
J J BROWN 53.0 LEN MORTON 1

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