Cesarewitch Handicap

In Great Britain, horses must be three years old or older to compete in the flat Cesarewitch Handicap.

The Cesarewitch Handicap takes place on Saturday 14th October 2023.

It is run at Newmarket over a course measuring 2 miles and 2 furlongs (3,621 metres), with the Rowley Mile serving as the finish line.

Each year, October is the planned month for it.

Find out more about the Cesarewitch Handicap:

Cesarewitch Handicap

Cesarewitch Handicap 2023 Odds

The Cesarewitch Handicap odds are listed below:

3.40 Newmarket (Race 4) - BOG
  • Date: Saturday 8th of October 2022
  • Time: 15:40
  • Details: 11 Runners Handicap Flat Flat 2m 2f 0y
7 Rock Eagle
14 Run For Oscar
17 Scaramanga
22 Gibraltar
15 Evaluation
21 Call My Bluff
9 Prince Imperial
16 Hms President
3 Going Gone
19 Land Of Winter
23 Mukha Magic

Cesarewitch Handicap 2023 Tips

The Cesarewitch Handicap tips are below:

2 points to win for TBC at odds of TBC
1 point each way for TBC at odds of TBC

Many Cesarewitch Handicap horses will race in more races throughout the years. Stay updated on the horses and place ante-post bets if you want to wager on them.

Cesarewitch Handicap Previous Winners

Year Winner Age Weight Jockey Trainer SP Time
1974Ocean King87-07Tommy CarterArthur Pitt1025 25/13:59.90
1975Shantallah38-10Brian TaylorHarry Wragg1007 7/1
1976John Cherry59-13Lester PiggottJeremy Tree1006.5 13/2
1977Assured48-04Philip WaldronHenry Candy1010 10/1
1978Centurion39-08John MatthiasIan Balding1004.5 9/2 F
1979Sir Michael37-08Mark RimmerGeoff Huffer1010 10/1
1980Popsi's Joy48-06Lester PiggottMichael Haynes1010 10/1
1981Halsbury38-04Joe MercerPeter Walwyn1014 14/1
1982Mountain Lodge37-10Willie CarsonJohn Dunlop1009 9/1
1983Bajan Sunshine48-08Brian RouseRod Simpson1007 7/1 JF
1984Tom Sharp47-05Steve DawsonWalter Wharton1040 40/13:48.27
1985Kayudee58-01Tony MurrayJimmy FitzGerald1007 7/1
1986Orange Hill [a]47-09Richard FoxJeremy Tree1020 20/1
1987Private Audition57-09Gary CarterMark Tompkins1050 50/13:59.05
1988Nomadic Way37-09Willie CarsonBarry Hills1006 6/1 JF4:00.61
1989Double Dutch59-10Billy NewnesBrooke Sanders1007.5 15/23:51.32
1990Trainglot37-12Willie CarsonJimmy FitzGerald1006.5 13/23:50.90
1991Go South77-11Nicky CarlisleJohn Jenkins1033 33/13:52.76
1992Vintage Crop59-06Walter SwinburnDermot Weld1005 5/1 F3:49.16
1993Aahsaylad78-12John WilliamsJohn White1012 12/13:59.52
1994Captain's Guest49-09Tony ClarkGuy Harwood1025 25/13:56.79
1995Old Red57-11Lindsay CharnockMary Reveley1011 11/13:52.62
1996Inchcailloch77-03Royston FfrenchJeff King1020 20/13:51.17
1997Turnpole67-10Lindsay CharnockMary Reveley1016 16/13:53.56
1998Spirit of Love38-08Olivier PeslierMark Johnston1011 11/13:51.23
1999Top Cees [a]98-10Kieren FallonIan Balding1007 7/13:40.30
2000Heros Fatal68-01Gary CarterMartin Pipe1011 11/13:54.91
2001Distant Prospect48-08Martin DwyerIan Balding1014 14/14:00.27
2002Miss Fara78-00Ryan MooreMartin Pipe1012 12/13:51.22
2003Landing Light89-04Pat EdderyNicky Henderson1012 12/13:52.33
2004Contact Dancer58-02Royston FfrenchMark Johnston1016 16/13:58.52
2005Sergeant Cecil69-08Alan MunroRod Millman1010 10/13:54.79
2006Detroit City49-01Jamie SpencerPhilip Hobbs1004.5 9/2 F3:57.84
2007Leg Spinner68-11Johnny MurtaghTony Martin1014 14/13:54.13
2008Caracciola119-06Eddie AhernNicky Henderson1050 50/13:48.30
2009Darley Sun38-06Andrea AtzeniDavid Simcock1004.5 9/2 F3:50.27
2010Aaim to Prosper67-13Louis BeuzelinBrian Meehan1016 16/13:59.10
2011Never Can Tell48-11Frankie DettoriJamie Osborne1025 25/13:48.04
2012Aaim to Prosper89-10Kieren FallonBrian Meehan1066 66/13:51.51
2013Scatter Dice48-08Silvestre de SousaMark Johnston1066 66/13:52.75
2014Big Easy78-07Tom QueallyPhilip Hobbs1010 10/13:49.10
2015Grumeti78-02Adam BeschizzaAlan King1050 50/13:56.02
2016Sweet Selection48-08Silvestre de SousaHughie Morrison1007 7/13:53.41
2017Withhold48-08Silvestre de SousaRoger Charlton1005 5/1 F3:45.59
2018Low Sun59-02Seamie HeffernanWillie Mullins1010 10/13:48.96
2019Stratum69-02Jason WatsonWillie Mullins1025 25/13:58.64
2020Great White Shark68-06Jason WatsonWillie Mullins1004.5 9/2 F3:55.15
2021Buzz78-13Oisin MurphyNicky Henderson1008 8/13:48.43
2022Run For Oscar78-11David EganCharles Byrnes1004 4/13:52.87

Cesarewitch Handicap Previous Result

Popular Questions

How Can I Watch The Cesarewitch Handicap Race?

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What Are the Important Facts About The Cesarewitch Handicap Race?

Here are interesting facts about The Cesarewitch Handicap Race:

  • The Cesarewitch Handicap is run at Newmarket Racecourse, England
  • The Cesarewitch Handicap prize money is ÂŁ200,000
  • The Cesarewitch Handicap is for horses aged 3 and older
  • The Cesarewitch Handicap is a flat handicap horse race in Great Britain
  • The Cesarewitch Handicap distance is 2 miles and 2 furlongs

Summary of the Cesarewitch Handicap

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