Racing Post Trophy Meeting
22nd - 23rd October 2010
The Racing Post Trophy Meeting celebrates the end of the flat racing season with two days of fantastic fixtures hosted at Doncaster Racecourse. This meeting is definitely one of the highlights of the season at Doncaster and feature the some of the most exciting races hosted at this gorgeous venue. Held in late October and comprised of afternoon races, the Racing Post Trophy meeting makes the most of the last days of mild autumn weather, giving the UK flat season the stylish send-off it deserves.
Day one features the E.B.F. Maiden Stakes, the E.B.F. Maiden Fillies Stakes, the Nursery Handicap Stakes, three additional Handicap Stakes and the Apprentice Series Final Handicap Stakes. The first day of the Racing Post Trophy Meeting is all about checking out the new talents, the two-year-old thoroughbreds to head into their Classics season the next year. For anyone planning to follow the Triple Crown and other Classic Races in the coming year, the Racing Post Trophy Meeting provides a true education about the horses to look out for.
The second day of the festival also features a seven race card, including the much anticipated feature event of the Racing Post Trophy. The Trophy is one of the most prestigious races running at Doncaster and counts definitely as a highlight of the Doncaster season. Attracting the most talented runners of the season, the Racing Post Trophy was won most recently by legendary St. Nicholas Abbey from the Ballydoyle stables of trainer Aidan O'Brien.
The Racing Post Trophy Meeting at Doncaster is perfect for racegoers craving a traditional race meeting. From displays by the young and reckless newcomers to the track to races between the most established runners of the season, the Racing Post Trophy Meeting offers everything the race fan's heart desires.
Day One Races
|13:15||The E.B.F Maiden Stakes||7f|
|13:50||The E.B.F Maiden Fillies' Stakes||1m|
|14:55||The Nursery Handicap Stakes||1m|
|15:30||The Handicap Stakes||6f|
|16:05||The Handicap Stakes||1m 6f 132y|
|16:40||The Handicap Stakes||1m 2f 60y|
|17:10||The 'Hands and Heels' Apprentice Series Final Handicap Stakes||7f|
Day Two Races
|13:50||The crownhotel-bawtry.com Nursery Handicap||7f|
|14:20||The Universal Recycling Conditions Stakes||1m 2f 60y|
|14:50||The Oak Tree Handicap Stakes||5f|
|15:25||The racingpostpoker.com Stakes||6f|
|16:00||The Racing Post Trophy||1m|
|16:35||The Racing Excellence 'Hands and Heels' Apprentice Series Final Handicap Stakes||7f|
|17:10||Handicap Stakes||1m 4f|