|Group 1 race|
|Location|| Ascot Racecourse |
Ascot, Berkshire, England
|Race type||Flat / Thoroughbred|
|Distance||1 mile (1,609 metres)|
|Qualification||Four-years-old and up|
|Weight||9 st 0 lb |
3 lb for fillies and mares
1 lb for S. Hemisphere 4yo
|Purse|| £400,000 (2021)|
|Circus Maximus||Terebellum||Marie's Diamond|
|Lord Glitters||Beat The Bank||One Master|
|Accidental Agent||Lord Glitters||Lightning Spear|
|Declaration Of War||Aljamaaheer||Gregorian|
|Goldikova||Paco Boy||Dream Eater|
|Ad Valorem||Court Masterpiece||Proclamation|
|Refuse To Bend||Soviet Song||Salselon|
|Dubai Destination||Right Approach||Where Or When|
|No Excuse Needed||Tillerman||Tough Speed|
|Medicean||Swallow Flight||Arkadian Hero|
|Allied Forces||Centre Stalls||Ali-Royal|
|Charnwood Forest||Restructure||Mistle Cat|
|Markofdistinction||Mirror Black||Distant Relative|
|Waajib||Soviet Star||Then Again|
The Queen Anne Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to horses aged four years or older. It is run at Ascot over a distance of 1 mile (1,609 metres), and is scheduled to take place each year in June.
The event was established in 1840, and during the early part of its history it was called the Trial Stakes. It was originally open to horses aged three or older. In 1930, it was renamed in honour of Queen Anne, the founder of Ascot Racecourse.
The Queen Anne Stakes was classed as a Group 3 race in 1971, and it was promoted to Group 2 level in 1984. It was given Group 1 status in 2003, and at this point the minimum age of participating horses was raised to four.
It is now the first race on the opening day of the Royal Ascot meeting.
Most successful horse (2 wins):
Leading jockey (7 wins):
Leading trainer (7 wins):
Leading owner (8 wins):
|1970||Welsh Pageant||4||Sandy Barclay||Noel Murless||Jim Joel||1:39.86|
|1971||Roi Soleil||4||Ron Hutchinson||Charles Bartholomew||Mrs Douglas Riley-Smith|
|1972||Sparkler||4||Lester Piggott||Robert Armstrong||Maria Mehl-Mulhens|
|1973||Sun Prince||4||Joe Mercer||Dick Hern||Michael Sobell|
|1974||Brook||4||Brian Taylor||Mario Benetti||Carlo Vittadini|
|1975||Imperial March||3||Gianfranco Dettori||Vincent O'Brien||Walter Mullady|
|1976||Ardoon||6||Brian Taylor||Gavin Pritchard-Gordon||Frank Feeney|
|1977||Jellaby||4||Brian Taylor||Ryan Price||Esa Alkhalifa|
|1978||Radetzky||5||Eddie Hide||Clive Brittain||Curtis Elliot|
|1979||Baptism||3||Lester Piggott||Jeremy Tree||Jock Whitney|
|1980||Blue Refrain||4||Brian Rouse||John Benstead||Mrs L. Wood|
|1981||Belmont Bay||4||Lester Piggott||Henry Cecil||Daniel Wildenstein|
|1982||Mr Fluorocarbon||3||Lester Piggott||Henry Cecil||James McAllister|
|1983||Valiyar||4||Pat Eddery||Henry Cecil||Garo Vanian|
|1984||Trojan Fen||3||Lester Piggott||Henry Cecil||Stavros Niarchos||1:40.47|
|1985||Rousillon||4||Greville Starkey||Guy Harwood||Khalid Abdullah||1:40.27|
|1986||Pennine Walk||4||Pat Eddery||Jeremy Tree||Maria Niarchos||1:40.80|
|1987||Then Again||4||Ray Cochrane||Luca Cumani||Richard Shannon||1:44.28|
|1988||Waajib||5||Michael Roberts||Alec Stewart||Hamdan Al Maktoum||1:47.06|
|1989||Warning||4||Pat Eddery||Guy Harwood||Khalid Abdullah||1:39.95|
|1990||Markofdistinction||4||Frankie Dettori||Luca Cumani||Gerald Leigh||1:39.68|
|1991||Sikeston||5||Michael Roberts||Clive Brittain||Luciano Gaucci||1:41.93|
|1992||Lahib||4||Willie Carson||John Dunlop||Hamdan Al Maktoum||1:38.64|
|1993||Alflora||4||Michael Kinane||Clive Brittain||Circlechart Ltd||1:43.16|
|1994||Barathea||4||Michael Kinane||Luca Cumani||Sheikh Mohammed||1:39.52|
|1995||Nicolotte||4||Michael Hills||Geoff Wragg||Mollers Racing||1:40.28|
|1996||Charnwood Forest||4||Michael Kinane||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||1:38.71|
|1997||Allied Forces||4||Frankie Dettori||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||1:39.72|
|1998||Intikhab||4||Frankie Dettori||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||1:39.90|
|1999||Cape Cross||5||Gary Stevens||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||1:39.72|
|2000||Kalanisi||4||Kieren Fallon||Sir Michael Stoute||HH Aga Khan IV||1:39.68|
|2001||Medicean||4||Kieren Fallon||Sir Michael Stoute||Cheveley Park Stud||1:40.46|
|2002||No Excuse Needed||4||Johnny Murtagh||Sir Michael Stoute||Maktoum Al Maktoum||1:40.66|
|2003||Dubai Destination||4||Frankie Dettori||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||1:38.56|
|2004||Refuse to Bend||4||Frankie Dettori||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||1:39.14|
|2005||Valixir||4||Christophe Soumillon||André Fabre||HH Aga Khan IV||1:36.64|
|2006||Ad Valorem||4||Kieren Fallon||Aidan O'Brien||Magnier / Ingham||1:40.00|
|2007||Ramonti||5||Frankie Dettori||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||1:37.21|
|2008||Haradasun||5||Johnny Murtagh||Aidan O'Brien||Tagg / Magnier et al.||1:38.98|
|2009||Paco Boy||4||Richard Hughes||Richard Hannon Sr.||Calvera Partnership 2||1:39.31|
|2010||Goldikova||5||Olivier Peslier||Freddy Head||Wertheimer et Frère||1:37.74|
|2011||Canford Cliffs||4||Richard Hughes||Richard Hannon Sr.||Heffer / Tabor / Smith||1:38.38|
|2012||Frankel||4||Tom Queally||Sir Henry Cecil||Khalid Abdullah||1:37.85|
|2013||Declaration of War||4||Joseph O'Brien||Aidan O'Brien||Magnier / Tabor et al.||1:38.48|
|2014||Toronado||4||Richard Hughes||Richard Hannon Jr.||Al Shaqab Racing||1:37.73|
|2015||Solow||5||Maxime Guyon||Freddy Head||Wertheimer et Frère||1:37.97|
|2016||Tepin||5||Julien Leparoux||Mark Casse||Robert Masterson||1:43.98|
|2017||Ribchester||4||William Buick||Richard Fahey||Godolphin||1:36.60|
|2018||Accidental Agent||4||Charlie Bishop||Eve Johnson Houghton||Gaie Johnson Houghton||1:38.85|
|2019||Lord Glitters||6||Daniel Tudhope||David O'Meara||Geoff & Sandra Turnbull||1:37.40|
|2020||Circus Maximus||4||Ryan Moore||Aidan O'Brien||Flaxman/Magnier/Tabor/Smith||1:40.05|
|2021||Palace Pier||4||Frankie Dettori||John & Thady Gosden||Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum||1:39.18|
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