|Grade 1 race|
|Purse|| ¥ 216,000,000 (as of 2019)|
1st: ¥ 100,000,000
The February Stakes (フェブラリーステークス) is a Grade 1 flat horse race in Japan for four-year-old and above thoroughbreds. It is run over a distance of 1,600 metres (approximately 8 furlongs) at Tokyo Racecourse in late February.
It was first run in 1984 as February Handicap, and was given Domestic Grade 3 status. This was elevated to Domestic Grade 2 in 1994, Domestic Grade 1 in 1997, and to its present level in 2007.
It was renamed February Stakes in 1994. Horses from National Association of Racing(NAR) have been eligible to run in the race since 1995, and 2007 for horses not trained in Japan. This race and Champions Cup are the only Grade 1 dirt race organized by the JRA (the other international Grade 1 dirt race (Tokyo Daishōten) and domestic Grade1 races are all organized by NAR).
It is considered as the stepping race to the Dubai World Cup Night meetings' dirt races.
Most wins by a horse (2):
Most wins by a jockey (5):
Most wins by a trainer (3):
Most wins by an owner (2):
|1984||Robaria Amon||5||Masato Yoshinaga||Kichisaburo Matsuyama||Uraichi Suga||1:40.1|
|1985||Andre Amon||6||Hiroyuki Nakajima||Yasuhisa Matsuyama||Amon Inc.||1:36.9|
|1986||Hatsuno Amoy||5||Eizaburo Otsuka||Yoshio Nakazumi||Hatsutaro Nakagawa||1:36.7|
|1987||Rikisan Power||6||Masato Shibata||Kunio Takamatsu||Saburo Iwai||1:36.5|
|1988||Roman Prince||7||Sueo Masuzawa||Seizuke Sato||Long Shoji co.||1:37.7|
|1989||Velvet Glob||6||Hiroyuki Gohara||Fusamatsu Okubo||Hideo Kuribayashi||1:37.2|
|1990||Carib Song||4||Masato Shibata||Shuho Kato||Ogifushi Bokujo RC co.||1:36.7|
|1991||Narita Hayabusa||4||Norihiro Yokoyama||Kentaro Nakao||Hidenori Yamaji||1:34.9|
|1992||Russian Gold||4||Masayoshi Ebina||Yokichi Okubo||Akihiro Ohara||1:35.4|
|1993||Meisho Homura||5||Masato Shibata||Shigetada Takahashi||Yoshio Matsumoto||1:35.7|
|1994||Cheers Atom||5||Masaru Honda||Kaoru Hoshikawa||Kiyoko Kitamura||1:37.8|
|1995||Lively Mount||4||Mamoru Ishibashi||Fujio Shibata||Tetsuo Kato||1:36.4|
|1996||Hokuto Vega||6||Norihiro Yokoyama||Takayoshi Nakano||Kanamorimori Shoji||1:36.5|
|1997||Shinko Windy||4||Yukio Okabe||Kiyotaka Tanaka||Osamu Yasuda||1:36.0|
|1998||Gourmet Frontier||6||Yukio Okabe||Kiyotaka Tanaka||Masayoshi Ishii||1:37.5|
|1999||Meisei Opera #||5||Isao Sugawara||Shuichi Sasaki||Meisei Shoji co.||1:36.5|
|2000||Wing Arrow||5||Olivier Peslier||Yoshimi Kudo||Minoru Ikeda||1:35.6|
|2001||Nobo True||5||Olivier Peslier||Hideyuki Mori||Ikebata||1:35.6|
|2002||Agnes Digital||5||Hirofumi Shii||Toshiaki Shirai||Takao Watanabe||1:35.1|
|2003||Gold Allure *||4||Yutaka Take||Yasuo Ikee||Shadai Race Horse co.||1:50.9|
|2004||Admire Don||5||Katsumi Ando||Hiroyoshi Matsuda||Riichi Kondo||1:36.8|
|2005||Meisho Bowler||4||Yuichi Fukunaga||Toshiaki Shirai||Yoshio Matsumoto||1:34.7|
|2006||Kane Hekili||4||Yutaka Take||Katsuhiko Sumii||Kaneko Makoto Holdings Co., Ltd.||1:34.9|
|2007||Sunrise Bacchus||5||Katsumi Ando||Hidetaka Otonashi||Takao Matsuoka||1:34.8|
|2008||Vermilion||6||Yutaka Take||Sei Ishizaka||Sunday Racing||1:35.3|
|2009||Success Brocken||4||Hiroyuki Uchida||Hideaki Fujiwara||Tetsu Takashima||1:34.6|
|2010||Espoir City||5||Tetsuzo Sato||Akio Adachi||Yushun Horse Club||1:34.9|
|2011||Transcend||5||Shinji Fujita||Takayuki Yasuda||Koji Maeda||1.36.4|
|2012||Testa Matta||6||Yasunari Iwata||Akira Murayama||Kazumi Yoshida||1.35.4|
|2013||Grape Brandy||5||Suguru Hamanaka||Takayuki Yasuda||Shadai Race Horse co.||1.35.1|
|2014||Copano Rickey||4||Hironobu Tanabe||Akira Murayama||Sachiaki Kobayashi||1.36.0|
|2015||Copano Rickey||5||Yutaka Take||Akira Murayama||Sachiaki Kobayashi||1.36.3|
|2016||Moanin||4||Mirco Demuro||Sei Ishizaka||Yukio Baba||1.34.0|
|2017||Gold Dream||4||Mirco Demuro||Osamu Hirata||Katsumi Yoshida||1.35.1|
|2018||Nonkono Yume||6||Hiroyuki Uchida||Yukihiro Kato||Kazumasa Yamada||1.36.0|
|2019||Inti||5||Yutaka Take||Kenji Nonaka||Shigeo Takeda||1.35.6|
|2020||Mozu Ascot||6||Christophe Lemaire||Yoshito Yahagi||Capital System||1.35.2|
|2021||Cafe Pharoah||4||Christophe Lemaire||Noriyuki Hori||Koichi Nishikawa||1.34.4|
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