Juddmonte International Stakes
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The Juddmonte International Stakes is a Group 1 race run under Weight For Age conditions for the open class horses at York conducted by the York Racecourse.
The Juddmonte International Stakes is run over the mile and a quarter. It was first run in 1972 and was won by Roberto.
The race was conceived by the Clerk of the Course and the first running saw the only defeat of the champion Brigadier Gerard.
It is for three year olds and up but the youngsters haven’t the record of other feature races. Since inception only 16 have won it.
The Juddmonte International Stakes is run on the opening day of the Ebor Festival at York. The 2008 edition was run at Newmarket.
Three horses have multiple wins – Dahlia, Ezzoud and Halling.
In his second last appearance and his first attempt beyond a mile, Frankel produced one of his best ever efforts in thrashing some hardened warriors by seven lengths in 2012.
Arabian Queen caused a huge boilover at 50-1 in the first defeat of the Derby winner Golden Horn in 2015.
Lester Piggott has most jockey wins with five alongside Frankie Dettori. Sir Michael Stoute has won the race six times.
The Juddmonte International Stakes is worth £1,062,500 in 2019.
Notable winners of the Juddmonte International Stakes include Roaring Lion (2018), Postposed (2016), Australia (2014), Frankel (2012), Rip Van Winkle (2010), Sea The Stars (2009), Authorized (2007), Electrocutionist (2005), Falbrav (2003), Nayef (2002), Giant’s Causeway (2000), Singspiel (1997), Halling (1995/1996), Ezzoud (1993/1994), Rodrigo de Triano (1992), Dahlia (1974/1975) and Roberto (1972).
The 2018 Juddmonte International Stakes was won by Roaring Lion from Poet’s Word and Thundering Blue.
Previous Juddmonte International Stakes Winners
| JAPAN (GB) 3C |
GALILEO (IRE) - SHASTYE (IRE) DANEHILL (USA)
|RYAN MOORE||56.5||A P O'BRIEN||7|
| ROARING LION (USA) 3C |
KITTEN'S JOY (USA) - VIONNET (USA) STREET SENSE (USA)
|OISIN MURPHY||56.5||JOHN GOSDEN||4|
| ULYSSES (IRE) 4H |
GALILEO (IRE) - LIGHT SHIFT (USA) KINGMAMBO (USA)
|JIM CROWLEY||60.0||SIR MICHAEL STOUTE||3|
| POSTPONED (IRE) 5H |
DUBAWI (IRE) - EVER RIGG (GB) DUBAI DESTINATION (USA)
|ANDREA ATZENI||60.0||ROGER VARIAN||6|
| ARABIAN QUEEN (IRE) 3F |
DUBAWI (IRE) - BARSHIBA (IRE) BARATHEA (IRE)
|SILVESTRE DE SOUSA||55.0||DAVID ELSWORTH||5|
| AUSTRALIA (GB) 3C |
GALILEO (IRE) - OUIJA BOARD (GB) CAPE CROSS (IRE)
|J P O'BRIEN||56.0||A P O'BRIEN||6|
| DECLARATION OF WAR (USA) 4H |
WAR FRONT (USA) - TEMPO WEST (USA) RAHY (USA)
|J P O'BRIEN||59.5||A P O'BRIEN||2|
| FRANKEL (GB) 4H |
GALILEO (IRE) - KIND (IRE) DANEHILL (USA)
|T P QUEALLY||59.5||SIR HENRY CECIL||7|
| TWICE OVER (GB) 6M |
OBSERVATORY (USA) - DOUBLE CROSSED (GB) CAERLEON (USA)
|IAN MONGAN||59.5||SIR HENRY CECIL||4|
| RIP VAN WINKLE (IRE) 4H |
GALILEO (IRE) - LOOKING BACK (IRE) STRAVINSKY (USA)
|J MURTAGH||59.5||A P O'BRIEN||7|
| SEA THE STARS (IRE) 3C |
CAPE CROSS (IRE) - URBAN SEA (USA) MISWAKI (USA)
|M KINANE||56.0||JOHN M OXX||3|
| DUKE OF MARMALADE (IRE) 4H |
DANEHILL (USA) - LOVE ME TRUE (USA) KINGMAMBO (USA)
|J MURTAGH||59.5||A P O'BRIEN||4|
| AUTHORIZED (IRE) 3F |
MONTJEU (IRE) - FUNSIE (FR) SAUMAREZ (GB)
|L DETTORI||56.0||P W CHAPPLE-HYAM||1|
| NOTNOWCATO (GB) 4H |
INCHINOR (GB) - RAMBLING ROSE (GB) CADEAUX GENEREUX (GB)
|RYAN MOORE||59.5||SIR MICHAEL STOUTE||5|
| ELECTROCUTIONIST (USA) 4H |
RED RANSOM (USA) - ELBAAHA (GB) ARAZI (USA)
|M KINANE||59.5||V VALIANI||5|
| SULAMANI (IRE) 5H |
HERNANDO (FR) - SOUL DREAM (USA) ALLEGED (USA)
|L DETTORI||59.5||SAEED BIN SUROOR||9|
| FALBRAV (IRE) 5H |
FAIRY KING (USA) - GIFT OF THE NIGHT (USA) SLEWPY (USA)
|D HOLLAND||59.5||L M CUMANI||2|
| NAYEF (USA) 4H |
GULCH (USA) - HEIGHT OF FASHION (FR) BUSTINO (GB)
|R HILLS||59.5||M P TREGONING||5|
| SAKHEE (USA) 4H |
BAHRI (USA) - THAWAKIB (IRE) SADLER'S WELLS (USA)
|L DETTORI||59.5||SAEED BIN SUROOR||5|
| GIANT'S CAUSEWAY (USA) 3C |
STORM CAT (USA) - MARIAH'S STORM (USA) RAHY (USA)
|M KINANE||56.0||A P O'BRIEN||5|
York showpiece goes to O’Brien and Moore
Record-equalling triumph for Ballydoyle
The Juddmonte International Stakes run at York on Wednesday is a classic mid-summer test for the WFA stars.
Stoute seeking magnificent seventh win in York showpiece
Filly part of strong Ballydoyle team aiming for Leopardstown and the Curragh
Group One winner to straight to Australia instead
The 7-year-old challenger from Japan, crossed the finish line a distant sixth as Enable became the back to back winner.