GEORGE RYDER STAKES 2022 RACE GUIDE
The Group 1 George Ryder Stakes will take place on Saturday, March 19, 2022 at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse.
The $1 million event is run under weight-for-age conditions and is open to horses aged three years old and upward.
We provide you with George Ryder Stakes tips as well as an in depth guide into the runners, horses, final field, barrier draw, news, betting odds and information, and how you can watch a live stream to watch the race unfold.
|Age||3YO and above|
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When trying to find the winner of the Group 1 George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill, keeping some important factors on your side can help you.
Our experts assess all the George Ryder Stakes runners, their form, barrier draws, speedmap and more to help come up with our betting pointers and 2022 tips to help you back the winner.
The George Ryder Stakes is one of five Group 1 races at Rosehill on Saturday and features plenty of big names including Funstar ($4.40), Arcadia Queen ($4.80), Avilius ($5) and Kolding ($5.50).
That quartet are the four major fancies in the market, while a wet track might also bring the likes of Dalasan and Junipal into the equation.
Funstar, Kolding and Avilius come out of the recent Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m), which was run on a Soft track at Randwick on February 27.
Nominations for the 2022 George Ryder Stakes takes place on March 14, 2022.
The final field and barrier draw for the 2022 George Ryder Stakes will be released on March 16, 2022.
Below is the field and barrier draw from 2021.
|1||KOLDING (NZ)||Chris Waller||Hugh Bowman||13||59kg||$7|
|2||AVILIUS (GB)||James Cummings||Nash Rawiller||6||59kg||$4|
|3||DREAMFORCE||John Thompson||James McDonald||2||59kg||$9|
|4||SAMADOUBT||Bjorn Baker||Joshua Parr||12||59kg||$31|
|5||STAR OF THE SEAS (NZ)||Chris Waller||Sam Clipperton||11||59kg||$9|
|6||GEM SONG||Kris Lees||Jason Collett||5||59kg||$21|
|7||THINK IT OVER||Kerry Parker||Glen Boss||8||59kg||$51|
|8||CASCADIAN (GB)||James Cummings||Ms Rachel King||7||59kg||$26|
|9||DALASAN||Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas||Kerrin McEvoy||4||59kg||$26|
|10||DAWN PASSAGE||Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott||Tim Clark||10||59kg||$10|
|11||JUNIPAL||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||John Allen||3||59kg||$21|
|12||MIZZY||Anthony Cummings||Regan Bayliss||9||57kg||$15|
|13||FUNSTAR||Chris Waller||Tommy Berry||1||57kg||$5|
Odds courtesy of Neds and correct at time of publishing
|1st||Think It Over||Glen Boss||Kerry Parker||8||59kg||$26|
|2nd||Dreamforce||James McDonald||John Thompson||2||59kg||$17|
|3rd||Avilius||Nash Rawiller||James Cummings||6||59kg||$5|
|4th||Cascadian||Rachel King||James Cummings||7||59kg||$14|
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Staged during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, the George Ryder Stakes is a premier weight-for-age race for middle-distance horses.
Boasting $1 million in prizemoney, the George Ryder attracts a number of star gallopers on Golden Slipper Day.
Five Group 1s are held on the day with the Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) being the main race for the two-year-olds. The other Group 1 races are the George Ryder Stakes, Ranvet Stakes (2000m), Rosehill Guineas (2000m) and The Galaxy (1100m).
Supporting the Group 1 races are the Group 3 Epona Stakes (1900m), Group 3 NE Manion Cup (2400m) and Group 3 Birthday Card Stakes (1200m).
The most reliable lead-up races to the George Ryder are the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) and the Group 1 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m), with those two races producing seven of the past 14 George Ryder Stakes winners.
Although the race favours middle-distance types, a few exceptional sprinters throughout the years have been able to stretch out to between 1300m and 1500m to claim the event.
It was first run in 1903 when won by Marvel Loch and has grown in stature to become one of the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival’s most revered races. The race was originally known as the Railway Stakes before becoming the Railway Handicap.
A couple of other variations followed before the George Ryder Stakes name was used from 1974 onwards.
The George Ryder is run under weight-for-age conditions and is open to horses three years old and upwards.
Winning the George Ryder enables automatic entry into the $3 million Doncaster Mile (1600m) held at Royal Randwick Racecourse two weeks later.
Champion mare Winx has stamped her authority on the race with four straight wins between 2016-19.
Some classy gallopers have won the race, including Manikato (1979-80), Emancipation (1983-84), Schillaci (1993), Lonhro (2003-04), Racing To Win (2006), Haradasun (2007), Weekend Hussler (2008), Rangirangdoo (2011), Pierro (2013), Gordon Lord Byron (2014) and Real Impact (2015).
|2021||Think It Over|
|2014||Gordon Lord Byron|
|2009||Vision And Power|
|2006||Racing To Win|
|2005||Court's In Session|
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