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One of the Group One horse races that takes place every July is the Falmouth Stakes race, and that is a race that is staged each year over at the Newmarket racecourse and it is true to say that there are some large volumes of bets placed on hat race too.
Below you will find range of facts and figures on that race and I will also be giving you an insight into some past winners of it too, the race is however open to all horses that are 3 years old or older and it is race that is run over a one mile course too.
Past Winners of the Falmouth Stakes
Moving onto giving you an overview of the most recent winners of the Falmouth Stakes, back in 2014 it was Integral ridden by Ryan Moore that won the race and the in 2015 Amazing Maria won, and the Ryan Moore won again in 2016 with Alice Springs.
In fact, it does appear that Ryan Moore does have all the luck in the world in the race for in 2017 he won again riding Roly Poly trained by Aidan O’Brien and in 2018 it was Alpha Centauri ridden by Colm O’Donoghue and trained by Jessica Harrington that won the race with a time of 1:37.45.
Falmouth Stakes Facts and Figures
As for the horse that currently holds the record for winning this race the most times, well there are two horses that have won it twice in total and they are Sonic Lady that won it back in 1986 and then in the following year 1987.
The other horse that has won this race twice is Soviet Song and the two years that horse won this race were 2004 and 2005.
One jockey that did manage to win this race a whopping seven times was Lester Piggott, but looking at the success that Ryan Moore has had so far in this race one has to ask whether Piggott’s record will be eaten sooner rather than later.
It was Waldorf Astor that was the owner that had the most winners in the Falmouth Stakes, and his horses won this race 4 times in total. One other fact about this race that you may be interest in is the trainer that has sent the most winning to the course and has had the most winners in this race and that trainer was Alec Taylor, Jr.