Entry into the final Birthday Card Stakes field depends on a range of factors. Because of the race’s Group 3 status and decent levels of prize money, the Birthday Card Stakes field tends to attract horses of a particular calibre. More importantly, though, is the projected paths of these horses throughout the Autumn Racing Carnival, as many will enter the Birthday Card Stakes field as a means of building up to a later feature event.

2016 Birthday Card Stakes Field

The 2016 Birthday Card Stakes field will without doubt produce just as spectacular a display as so many past years. Because of the considerable changes to the Autumn Racing Carnival schedule this year, the 2016 Birthday Card Stakes field will very likely contain a high number of genuinely classy types who can hold their own in group status competitions.

The 2016 Birthday Card Stakes field is provided here.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 0545x511x5 CRADLE ME David Pfieffer Jason Collett 2 59kg 103
2 x9932587x0 GRIANTE David Brideoake Hugh Bowman 8 57.5kg 100
3 1787x461x4 PITTSBURGH FLYER Lee & Shannon Hope 19 57.5kg 100
4 x2497x380x BRING ME THE MAID Peter G Moody Damian Lane 4 56.5kg 98
5 x171x793x2 BROOK ROAD Kris Lees Brenton Avdulla 10 56.5kg 98
6 521227222x TWO BLUE Kristen Buchanan Paul King 13 56kg 97
7 158×071731 SAVOUREUX Kris Lees Tommy Berry 18 55.5kg 96
8 44x14394x1 SULTRY FEELING James Cummings Blake Shinn 14 55kg 95
9 38x13641x0 VEZALAY Leon & Troy Corstens Damien Oliver 9 55kg 95
10 1572x253x1 PERIGNON Gerald Ryan Kerrin McEvoy 7 54kg 92
11 218157×554 NOELA’S CHOICE Peter G Moody Craig Williams 12 54kg 83
12 11×3 FLASHING SPEED Anthony Cummings Daniel Moor 17 54kg 82
13 x134813x45 LAKE GENEVA Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Dwayne Dunn 1 54kg 82
14 4300x2x477 ONEMOREZETA Kris Lees Christian Reith 15 54kg 82
15 56x12254x2 HIEROGLYPHICS Anthony Cummings Glen Boss 16 54kg 72
16 4x113310x0 SOMETHING SECRET Jason Coyle Ms Kathy O’Hara 3 54kg 72
17 1x1274x56 LUCKY CAN BE Ron Quinton Sam Clipperton 5 54kg 71
18 439x71781x TENDER Joseph Pride Tim Clark 6 54kg 70
19e 154013x90x LOOK TO THE STARS David Vandyke 11 54kg 84

2016 Birthday Card Stakes Nominations

The 2016 Birthday Card Stakes nominations are usually announced on the Monday leading up to the race. Because of its importance as a lead up event to later feature events, the Birthday Card Stakes nominations tend to attract a fair bit of attention from punters and racing fans.

The 2016 Birthday Card Stakes nominations will be published below.