- Date: Saturday February 27, 2016
- Racecourse: Caulfield
- Race Distance: 1,400m
- Conditions: Mares Set Weight Plus Penalties
- Prize Money: $150,000
The 2016 Mannerism Stakes is a Group 3 race that takes place at Caulfield racecourse in February each year.
Run over a distance of 1,400 metres, the Mannerism Stakes is run as part of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. The Mannerism Stakes, which is open to mares only, is run under set weight plus penalty conditions and is worth $150,000 in prize money.
The Mannerism Stakes was first run in 1988 when it was won by a horse named Even True. While the race was originally held over 1,400 metres, the distance was altered to 1,411 from 1996-1997. The Mannerism Stakes began as a Listed race, however was upgraded to a Group 3 race in 1993.
The race was initially known as The Fashion Stakes, but was changed to Mannerism Stakes in 1995.
The Mannerism Stakes takes place as part of Blue Diamond Stakes Day in Melbourne. The race is run on the same day as the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes, Group 1 Futurity Stakes, Group 1 Oakleigh Plate, Group 2 Autumn Classic, Group 2 Angus Armanasco Stakes, Group 2 St George Stakes and Listed Victoria Gold Cup.
Notable winners of the Mannerism Stakes include Memphis Blues (1990), Red Nile (1997), Royal Sash (2004) and Symphony Miss (2009).
2016 Mannerism Stakes Field
|No||Last 10||Horse||Trainer||Jockey||Barrier||Weight||Hcp Rating|
|1||x14291410x||MISS ROSE DE LAGO||Danny O’Brien||Opie Bosson||10||58kg||96|
|2||3139x022x4||WAWAIL||David Hayes & Tom Dabernig||Mark Zahra||8||58kg||98|
|3||123×137311||TUSCAN SLING||Darren Weir||Brad Rawiller||5||58kg||99|
|4||5591128×13||CHOOSE||Lee & Shannon Hope||Craig Williams||2||56kg||93|
|5||199×602112||FAST APPROACHING||Mark Kavanagh||Nicholas Hall||13||56kg||79|
|6||3150×23221||ANAPHORA||Tony Noonan||Jake Noonan||4||56kg||81|
|7||1168×17275||WHISTLE BABY||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||Chris Symons||11||55kg||86|
|8||30115250×0||MY SISTER LIL||John Price||Damian Lane||1||55kg||82|
|9||52342333×4||MOSSBEAT||Robbie Griffiths||Ben Melham||3||55kg||80|
|10||20x12123x2||AZKADELLIA (NZ)||Ciaron Maher||Damien Oliver||12||55kg||100|
|11||371x870x64||SAMARTESTED||Mick Price||Craig Newitt||7||55kg||74|
|12||7x1534486x||DISTANT DREAMS||Darren Weir||Jye McNeil (a)||6||55kg||82|
|13||0x321411x0||FELICIENNE||Darren Weir||Harry Coffey (a)||14||55kg||80|
|14||62831013×0||AMARELA (NZ)||Nigel Blackiston||Luke Currie||9||55kg||76|
2016 Mannerism Stakes Nominations
Mannerism Stakes Winners & Results
Below you will find a list of Mannerism Stakes winners and results since 2000.
|2017||1 TBD||2 TBD||3 TBD||TBD|
|2016||1 Azkadellia||2 Tuscan Sling||3 Miss Rose De Lago||1:23.2|
|2015||1 Tycoon Tara||2 Choose||3 Street Allure||1:23.2|
|2014||1 Bonaria||2 Hazard||3 Hi Belle||1:23.7|
|2013||1 Star Of Giselle||2 Family Crest||3 Hi Belle||1:25.0|
|2012||1 Hi Belle||2 I’m Discreet||3 Slow the Flow||1:24.3|
|2011||1 Red Flair||2 Simply Put||3 Mayneda Strategy||1:23.1|
|2010||1 Tootsie||2 Be Positive||3 Flying Tessie||1:23.7|
|2009||1 Symphony Miss||2 Flying Ruby||3 Dane Julia||1:23.6|
|2008||1 Catechuchu||2 Translate||3 Brom Felinity||1:24.7|
|2007||1 Seachange||2 Lucky Diva||3 Coniston Gem||1:23.1|
|2006||1 Kats Clause||2 Maxerelle||3 Kammoora||1:26.5|
|2005||1 Lyrical Bid||2 Uprize||3 Infinite Grace||1:23.5|
|2004||1 Royal Sash||2 Sweet Corn||3 Dance On Wood||1:23.9|
|2003||1 Galapagos Girl||2 Ella Fire||3 Flash Bash||1:25.0|
|2002||1 Spurn||2 Transparent Lover||3 Miss Power Bird||1:22.7|
|2001||1 Typhoon Billie||2 Piavonic||3 Fashion Flame||1:21.3|
|2000||1 Londolozi||2 Northern Song||3 Lady Elsie||1:22.5|