|Group 1 race|
|Location|| Ascot Racecourse |
|Race type||Flat / Thoroughbred|
|Distance||7f 213yd (1,603 metres)|
|Weight||9 st 0 lb|
|Purse|| £350,000 (2021)|
|Circus Maximus||King Of Comedy||Too Darn Hot|
|Without Parole||Gustav Klimt||Wootton|
|Barney Roy||Lancaster Bomber||Thunder Snow|
|Galileo Gold||The Gurkha||Awtaad|
|Kingman||Night Of Thunder||Outstrip|
|Canford Cliffs||Dick Turpin||Hearts Of Fire|
|Henrythenavigator||Raven's Pass||Twice Over|
|Excellent Art||Duke Of Marmalade||Astronomer Royal|
|Araafa||Stormy River||Ivan Denisovich|
|Azamour||Diamond Green||Antonius Pius|
|Rock Of Gibraltar||Landseer||Aramram|
|Black Minnaloushe||Noverre||Olden Times|
|Dr Fong||Desert Prince||Duck Row|
|Bijou d'Inde||Ashkalani||Sorbie Tower|
|Grand Lodge||Distant View||Turtle Island|
|Shavian||Rock City||Lord Florey|
The St. James's Palace Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to three-year-old colts. It is run at Ascot over a distance of 7 furlongs and 213 yards (1,603 metres). It is scheduled to be run each year in June.
The event is named after St. James's Palace, a royal residence during the Tudor period. It was established in 1834, and the inaugural race was a walkover.
The present system of race grading was introduced in 1971, and for a period the St. James's Palace Stakes was classed at Group 2 level. It was promoted to Group 1 status in 1988.
The St. James's Palace Stakes usually features horses which ran previously in the 2,000 Guineas, the Poule d'Essai des Poulains or the Irish 2,000 Guineas. It is contested on the opening day of the Royal Ascot meeting.
Leading jockey (6 wins):
Leading trainer (8 wins):
Leading owner (8 wins):(includes part ownership)
|1900||Bonarose||Lester Reiff||Frederick William Day||Ernest Cassel|
|1901||Lauzun||Morny Cannon||Richard Marsh||Duke of Devonshire|
|1902||Sceptre||F W Hardy||Robert Sievier||Robert Sievier|
|1903||Rock Sand||Danny Maher||George Blackwell||James Miller|
|1904||Challenger||William Lane||Sam Darling||L Robinson|
|1905||Cherry Lass||Herbert Jones||Jack Robinson||William Hall-Walker|
|1906||Black Arrow||B Lynham||Jack Robinson||William Hall-Walker|
|1907||Slieve Gallion||Billy Higgs||Sam Darling||Henry Greer|
|1908||Your Majesty||Walter Griggs||Charles Morton||Jack Barnato Joel|
|1909||Minoru||Herbert Jones||Richard Marsh||King Edward VII|
|1910||Lemberg||Danny Maher||Alec Taylor, Jr.||Alfred W. Cox|
|1911||Stedfast||Frank Wootton||George Lambton||Lord Derby|
|1912||Tracery||Danny Maher||John Watson||August Belmont Jr.|
|1913||Roseworthy||Danny Maher||Atty Persse||A F Bassett|
|1914||Carrickfergus||J Clark||Jack Robinson||William Hall-Walker|
|1919||Grand Parade||Arthur Smith||Frank Barling||Lord Glanely|
|1920||Allenby||F Slade||P Linton||Walter Raphael|
|1921||Craig an Eran||Frank Bullock||Alec Taylor, Jr.||Lord Astor|
|1922||Captain Cuttle||Steve Donoghue||Fred Darling||Lord Woolavington|
|1923||Ellangowan||Charlie Elliott||Jack Jarvis||Lord Rosebery|
|1924||Tom Pinch||George Archibald||Fred Darling||Lord Woolavington|
|1925||Zambo||Brownie Carslake||Dick Dawson||Aga Khan III|
|1926||Coronach||Joe Childs||Fred Darling||Lord Woolavington|
|1927||Kincardine||Harry Beasley||Atty Persse||A Barclay|
|1928||Royal Minstrel||Joe Childs||Cecil Boyd-Rochfort||G P Gough|
|1929||Mr Jinks||Harry Beasley||Atty Persse||Dermot McCalmont|
|1930||Christopher Robin||Rufus Beasley||Victor Gilpin||Giles Loder|
|1931||Cameronian||Freddie Fox||Fred Darling||John Arthur Dewar|
|1932||Andrea||Tommy Weston||P Whitaker||Duke of Marlborough|
|1933||Canon Law||Robert Dick||Joe Lawson||Lord Astor|
|1934||Flamenco||Harry Wragg||Jack Jarvis||Lord Rosebery|
|1935||Bahram||Freddie Fox||Frank Butters||Aga Khan III|
|1936||Rhodes Scholar||Robert Dick||Joe Lawson||Lord Astor|
|1937||Goya||Charlie Elliott||George Lambton||Marcel Boussac|
|1938||Scottish Union||Brownie Carslake||Noel Cannon||James V. Rank|
|1939||Admiral's Walk||Eph Smith||Jack Jarvis||John Arthur Dewar|
|1941||Orthodox 2||Doug Smith||Noel Cannon||James V. Rank|
|1947||Tudor Minstrel||Gordon Richards||Fred Darling||John Arthur Dewar|
|1948||Black Tarquin||Edgar Britt||Cecil Boyd-Rochfort||William Woodward, Sr.|
|1949||Faux Tirage||Gordon Richards||Noel Murless||John Arthur Dewar|
|1950||Palestine||Charlie Smirke||Marcus Marsh||Aga Khan III|
|1951||Turco||Harry Carr||Cecil Boyd-Rochfort||William Woodward, Sr.|
|1952||King's Bench||Gordon Richards||M Feakes||A Tompestt|
|1953||Nearula||Edgar Britt||Charles Elsey||William Humble|
|1954||Darius||Manny Mercer||Harry Wragg||Percy Loraine|
|1955||Tamerlane||Scobie Breasley||Neville Bertie||Lord Porchester|
|1956||Pirate King||Doug Smith||Humphrey Cottrill||Lionel Brook Holliday|
|1957||Chevastrid||J Eddery||S McGrath||Joseph McGrath|
|1958||Major Portion||Eph Smith||T E Leader||Jim Joel|
|1959||Above Suspicion||Harry Carr||Cecil Boyd-Rochfort||Elizabeth II|
|1960||Venture||George Moore||Alec Head||Aly Khan|
|1961||Tudor Treasure||Doug Smith||Jack Watts||Lord Derby|
|1962||Court Sentence||Eph Smith||T E Leader||Jim Joel|
|1963||Crocket||Doug Smith||Geoffrey Brooke||D van Clief|
|1964||Roan Rocket||Lester Piggott||George Todd||T Frost|
|1965||Silly Season||Geoff Lewis||Ian Balding||Paul Mellon|
|1966||Track Spare||Jimmy Lindley||Ronald Mason||Ronald Mason|
|1967||Reform||Scobie Breasley||Gordon Richards||Michael Sobell|
|1968||Petingo||Lester Piggott||Sam Armstrong||Marcos Lemos|
|1969||Right Tack||Geoff Lewis||John Sutcliffe||J. R. Brown|
|1970||Saintly Song||Sandy Barclay||Noel Murless||Stanhope Joel||1:40.10|
|1971||Brigadier Gerard||Joe Mercer||Dick Hern||Jean Hislop||1:46.94|
|1972||Sun Prince||Jimmy Lindley||Dick Hern||Sir Michael Sobell||1:44.00|
|1973||Thatch||Lester Piggott||Vincent O'Brien||Jack Mulcahy||1:40.50|
|1974||Averof||Brian Taylor||Clive Brittain||Marcos Lemos||1:41.50|
|1975||Bolkonski||Gianfranco Dettori||Henry Cecil||Carlo d'Alessio|
|1976||Radetzky||Pat Eddery||Clive Brittain||Curtis Elliot||1:40.40|
|1977||Don||Edward Hide||Bill Elsey||Eugene Ryan||1:46.50|
|1978||Jaazeiro||Lester Piggott||Vincent O'Brien||Robert Sangster||1:40.80|
|1979||Kris||Joe Mercer||Henry Cecil||Lord Howard de Walden||1:41.74|
|1980||Posse||Pat Eddery||John Dunlop||Ogden Mills Phipps||1:44.74|
|1981||To-Agori-Mou||Greville Starkey||Guy Harwood||Andry Muinos||1:39.90|
|1982||Dara Monarch||Michael Kinane||Liam Browne||Mrs Liam Browne||1:41.10|
|1983||Horage||Steve Cauthen||Matt McCormack||A. Rachid||1:40.10|
|1984||Chief Singer||Ray Cochrane||Ron Sheather||Jeff Smith||1:38.90|
|1985||Bairn||Lester Piggott||Luca Cumani||Sheikh Mohammed||1:41.50|
|1986||Sure Blade||Brent Thomson||Barry Hills||Sheikh Mohammed||1:41.50|
|1987||Half a Year||Ray Cochrane||Luca Cumani||John C. Mabee||1:43.42|
|1988||Persian Heights||Pat Eddery||Geoff Huffer||Yazid Saud||1:39.57|
|1989||Shaadi||Walter Swinburn||Michael Stoute||Sheikh Mohammed||1:39.33|
|1990||Shavian||Steve Cauthen||Henry Cecil||Lord Howard de Walden||1:41.52|
|1991||Marju||Willie Carson||John Dunlop||Hamdan Al Maktoum||1:41.97|
|1992||Brief Truce||Michael Kinane||Dermot Weld||Moyglare Stud Farm||1:39.32|
|1993||Kingmambo||Cash Asmussen||François Boutin||Stavros Niarchos||1:44.05|
|1994||Grand Lodge||Michael Kinane||William Jarvis||Lord Howard de Walden||1:38.83|
|1995||Bahri||Willie Carson||John Dunlop||Hamdan Al Maktoum||1:40.15|
|1996||Bijou d'Inde||Jason Weaver||Mark Johnston||Stuart Morrison||1:39.70|
|1997||Starborough||Frankie Dettori||David Loder||Sheikh Mohammed||1:39.18|
|1998||Dr Fong||Kieren Fallon||Henry Cecil||The Thoroughbred Corp.||1:41.33|
|1999||Sendawar||Gérald Mossé||Alain de Royer-Dupré||HH Aga Khan IV||1:39.99|
|2000||Giant's Causeway||Michael Kinane||Aidan O'Brien||Magnier / Tabor||1:42.61|
|2001||Black Minnaloushe||Johnny Murtagh||Aidan O'Brien||Magnier / Tabor||1:41.37|
|2002||Rock of Gibraltar||Michael Kinane||Aidan O'Brien||Ferguson / Magnier||1:40.91|
|2003||Zafeen||Darryll Holland||Mick Channon||Jaber Abdullah||1:39.91|
|2004||Azamour||Michael Kinane||John Oxx||HH Aga Khan IV||1:39.02|
|2005||Shamardal||Kerrin McEvoy||Saeed bin Suroor||Godolphin||1:37.18|
|2006||Araafa||Alan Munro||Jeremy Noseda||Al Homaizi / Al Sagar||1:39.59|
|2007||Excellent Art||Jamie Spencer||Aidan O'Brien||Sue Magnier et al.||1:39.33|
|2008||Henrythenavigator||Johnny Murtagh||Aidan O'Brien||Sue Magnier||1:38.70|
|2009||Mastercraftsman||Johnny Murtagh||Aidan O'Brien||Smith / Magnier / Tabor||1:39.21|
|2010||Canford Cliffs||Richard Hughes||Richard Hannon Sr.||Heffer / Roy / Instance||1:39.55|
|2011||Frankel||Tom Queally||Sir Henry Cecil||Khalid Abdullah||1:39.24|
|2012||Most Improved||Kieren Fallon||Brian Meehan||Iraj Parvizi||1:40.14|
|2013||Dawn Approach||Kevin Manning||Jim Bolger||Godolphin||1:39.23|
|2014||Kingman||James Doyle||John Gosden||Khalid Abdullah||1:39.06|
|2015||Gleneagles||Ryan Moore||Aidan O'Brien||Smith / Magnier / Tabor||1:38.86|
|2016||Galileo Gold||Frankie Dettori||Hugo Palmer||Al Shaqab Racing||1:44.01|
|2017||Barney Roy||James Doyle||Richard Hannon Jr.||Godolphin||1:37.22|
|2018||Without Parole||Frankie Dettori||John Gosden||John & Tanya Gunther||1:38.64|
|2019||Circus Maximus||Ryan Moore||Aidan O'Brien||Flaxman/ Smith / Magnier / Tabor||1:39.90|
|2020||Palace Pier||Frankie Dettori||John Gosden||Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum||1:42.38|
|2021||Poetic Flare||Kevin Manning||Jim Bolger||Jackie Bolger||1:37.04|
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2 The 1941 running was held at Newmarket.
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