|Group 1 race|
|Location|| Goodwood Racecourse |
W. Sussex, England
|Race type||Flat / Thoroughbred|
|Distance||1m 1f 197y (1,991 m)|
|Qualification||Three-years-old and up|
fillies & mares
|Weight||8 st 13 lb (3yo);|
9 st 7 lb (4yo+)
|Purse|| £250,000 (2020)|
|Fancy Blue||One Voice||Nazeef|
|Wild Illusion||Urban Fox||Veracious|
|Legatissimo||Wedding Vow||Arabian Queen|
|Sultanina||Narniyn||Venus de Milo|
|Winsili||Thistle Bird||Hot Snap|
|Midday||Snow Fairy||Principal Role|
|Halfway To Heaven||Lush Lashes||Passage of Time|
|Peeping Fawn||Mandesha||Light Shift|
|Ouija Board||Alexander Goldrun||Nannina|
|Alexander Goldrun||Cassydora||Red Bloom|
|Favourable Terms||Silence Is Golden||Chorist|
|Russian Rhythm||Ana Marie||Zee Zee Top|
|Crimplene||Ela Athena||Princess Ellen|
|Zahrat Dubai||Lady In Waiting||Diamond White|
|Caramba||Warning Shadows||Erin Bird|
|Hawajiss||Del Deya||Relatively Special|
|Lyphard's Delta||Only Royale||Sueboog|
|Ruby Tiger||All At Sea||Mohican Girl|
|Ruby Tiger||Shamshir||North Wind|
|Ela Romara||Sudden Love||Ashayer|
|Nom de Plume||Three Tails||Mamouna|
|Park Express||Maysoon||Asteroid Field|
|Free Guest||I Want To Be||Domino's Nurse|
|Optimistic Lass||Desirable||Miss Beaulieu|
|Dancing Rocks||Time Charter||Triple Tipple|
|Vielle||Bonnie Isle||Dancing Shadow|
|Connaught Bridge||Odeon||Tempus Fugit|
|Triple First||Western Star||Ranimer|
|Mil's Bomb||Himawari||Silk Buds|
|Cheveley Princess||Fisherman's Bridge||Miss Petard|
|Crespinall||Sarkless Kitty||Spirit in the Sky|
The Nassau Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to fillies and mares aged three years or older. It is run at Goodwood over a distance of 1 mile, 1 furlong and 197 yards (1,991 metres), and it is scheduled to take place each year in late July or early August.
The title of the event acknowledges the friendship between the 5th Duke of Richmond, a former owner of Goodwood Racecourse, and the House of Orange-Nassau. The race was established in 1840, and it was originally restricted to three-year-old fillies. During the early part of its history it was contested over a distance of 1 mile. It was extended to 1½ miles in 1900, and shortened to its present length in 1911.
The Nassau Stakes was opened to fillies and mares aged four or older in 1975. For a period it was classed at Group 2 level, and it was promoted to Group 1 status in 1999.
The race is currently held on the third day of the five-day Glorious Goodwood meeting.
Most successful horse (3 wins):
Leading jockey (6 wins):
Leading trainer (8 wins):
Leading owner (7 wins):
|1975||Roussalka||3||Lester Piggott||Henry Cecil||Nicky Phillips|
|1976||Roussalka||4||Lester Piggott||Henry Cecil||Nicky Phillips|
|1977||Triple First||3||Greville Starkey||Michael Stoute||R Clifford-Turner|
|1978||Cistus||3||Willie Carson||Dick Hern||Michael Sobell|
|1979||Connaught Bridge||3||Joe Mercer||Henry Cecil||H Barker|
|1980||Vielle||3||Geoff Baxter||Bruce Hobbs||Tom Blackwell|
|1981||Go Leasing||3||Greville Starkey||Guy Harwood||W. Norton|
|1982||Dancing Rocks||3||Pat Eddery||Harry Wragg||Philip Oppenheimer|
|1983||Acclimatise||3||Geoff Baxter||Bruce Hobbs||Jocelyn Hambro||2:08.80|
|1984||Optimistic Lass||3||Walter Swinburn||Michael Stoute||Sheikh Mohammed||2:11.90|
|1985||Free Guest||4||Pat Eddery||Luca Cumani||Fittocks Stud||2:14.10|
|1986||Park Express||3||John Reid||Jim Bolger||Paddy Burns||2:08.40|
|1987||Nom de Plume||3||Steve Cauthen||Henry Cecil||Sheikh Mohammed||2:07.08|
|1988||Ela Romara||3||Pat Eddery||Geoff Wragg||Exors of Eric Moller||2:10.36|
|1989||Mamaluna||3||Greville Starkey||Guy Harwood||Athos Christodoulou||2:06.88|
|1990||Kartajana||3||Walter Swinburn||Michael Stoute||HH Aga Khan IV||2:04.96|
|1991||Ruby Tiger||4||Richard Quinn||Paul Cole||Mrs Philip Blacker||2:08.71|
|1992||Ruby Tiger||5||Richard Quinn||Paul Cole||Mrs Philip Blacker||2:07.78|
|1993||Lyphard's Delta||3||Willie Ryan||Henry Cecil||Saud bin Khaled||2:11.93|
|1994||Hawajiss||3||Walter Swinburn||Michael Stoute||Maktoum Al Maktoum||2:06.17|
|1995||Caramba||3||Michael Roberts||Richard Hannon Sr.||7th Earl of Carnarvon||2:08.65|
|1996||Last Second||3||George Duffield||Mark Prescott||Faisal bin Salman||2:07.45|
|1997||Ryafan||3||Michael Hills||John Gosden||Khalid Abdullah||2:05.56|
|1998||Alborada||3||George Duffield||Mark Prescott||Kirsten Rausing||2:08.01|
|1999||Zahrat Dubai||3||Gary Stevens||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||2:05.56|
|2000||Crimplene||3||Philip Robinson||Clive Brittain||Marwan Al Maktoum||2:05.30|
|2001||Lailani||3||Frankie Dettori||Ed Dunlop||Maktoum Al Maktoum||2:07.12|
|2002||Islington||3||Kieren Fallon||Michael Stoute||Exors of Lord Weinstock||2:04.69|
|2003||Russian Rhythm||3||Kieren Fallon||Michael Stoute||Cheveley Park Stud||2:04.80|
|2004||Favourable Terms||4||Kieren Fallon||Michael Stoute||Maktoum Al Maktoum||2:05.70|
|2005||Alexander Goldrun||4||Kevin Manning||Jim Bolger||Miriam O'Callaghan||2:08.02|
|2006||Ouija Board||5||Frankie Dettori||Ed Dunlop||19th Earl of Derby||2:04.47|
|2007||Peeping Fawn||3||Johnny Murtagh||Aidan O'Brien||Tabor / Magnier||2:04.53|
|2008||Halfway to Heaven||3||Johnny Murtagh||Aidan O'Brien||Tabor / Smith / Magnier||2:09.73|
|2009||Midday||3||Tom Queally||Henry Cecil||Khalid Abdullah||2:09.42|
|2010||Midday||4||Tom Queally||Henry Cecil||Khalid Abdullah||2:07.25|
|2011||Midday||5||Tom Queally||Henry Cecil||Khalid Abdullah||2:07.72|
|2012||The Fugue||4||Richard Hughes||John Gosden||Lord Lloyd-Webber||2:09.61|
|2013||Winsili||3||William Buick||John Gosden||Khalid Abdullah||2:06.19|
|2014||Sultanina||4||William Buick||John Gosden||Normandie Stud||2:06.58|
|2015||Legatissimo||3||Wayne Lordan||David Wachman||Magnier / Tabor / Smith||2:06.04|
|2016||Minding||3||Ryan Moore||Aidan O'Brien||Smith / Magnier / Tabor||2:05.05|
|2017||Winter||3||Ryan Moore||Aidan O'Brien||Magnier / Tabor / Smith||2:11.79|
|2018||Wild Illusion||3||William Buick||Charlie Appleby||Godolphin||2:06.22|
|2019||Deirdre||5||Oisin Murphy||Mitsuru Hashida||Toji Morita||2:02.93|
|2020||Fancy Blue||3||Ryan Moore||Donnacha O'Brien||Magnier / Tabor / Smith||2:04.99|
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