Royal Ascot 2019

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Tuesday, June 18th
The exciting opening day includes three Group One races: the Queen Anne Stakes, the King’s Stand Stakes, and the St James’s Palace Stakes.

Time Race Age Prize Fund Distance
2:30pm The Queen Anne Stakes (Group 1) 4+ £600000 One mile
3:05pm The Coventry Stakes (Group 2) 2 £150000 Six furlongs
3:40pm The King’s Stand Stakes (Group 1) 3+ £500000 Five furlongs
4:20pm The St James’s Palace Stakes (Group 1) 3 colts £500000 Old mile
5:00pm The Ascot Stakes (Handicap) 4+ £90000 Two miles, four furlongs
5:35pm The Wolverton Rated Stakes (Listed) 4+ £100000 One mile, two furlongs

Wednesday, June 19th
Day two is one of the most relaxed of the week but includes one of the most important races, the Group One Prince of Wales’s Stakes.

Time Race Age Prize Fund Distance
2:30pm The Queen Mary Stakes (Group 2) 2 fillies £110000 Five furlongs
3:05pm The Queen’s Vase (Group 2) 3 £200000 One mile, six furlongs
3:40pm The Duke of Cambridge Stakes (Group 2) 4+ fillies & mares £175000 One mile
4:20pm The Prince of Wales’s Stakes (Group 1) 4+ £750000 One mile, two furlongs
5:00pm The Royal Hunt Cup (Heritage Handicap) 3+ £175000 One mile
5:35pm The Jersey Stakes (Group 3) 3 £90000 Seven furlongs

Thursday, June 20th
Gold Cup Day is one of the most popular days at the Royal Ascot. Also known as Ladies Day, the fashion is as much of a highlight as the races themselves.

Time Race Age Prize Fund Distance
2:30pm The Norfolk Stakes (Group 2) 2 £100000 Five furlongs
3:05pm The Hampton Court Stakes (Group 3) 3 £90000 One mile, two furlongs
3:40pm The Ribblesdale Stakes (Group 2) 3 fillies £200000 One mile, four furlongs
4:20pm The Gold Cup (Group 1) 4+ £500000 Two miles, four furlongs
5:00pm The Britannia Stakes (Heritage Handicap) 3 colts & geldings £120000 One mile
5:35pm The King George V Stakes (Handicap) 3 £90000 One mile, four furlongs

Friday, June 21st
The penultimate day of the event features the Group One Coronation Stakes and the Group One Commonwealth Cup.

Time Race Age Prize Fund Distance
2:30pm The Albany Stakes (Group 3) 2 fillies £90000 Six furlongs
3:05pm The King Edward VII Stakes (Group 2) 3 colts & geldings £225000 One mile, four furlongs
3:40pm The Commonwealth Cup (Group 1) 3 £500000 Six furlongs
4:20pm The Coronation Stakes (Group 1) 3 fillies £500000 Old mile
5:00pm The Sandringham Stakes (Listed) (Handicap) 3 fillies £90000 One mile
5:35pm The Duke of Edinburgh Stakes (Handicap) 3+ £90000 One mile, four furlongs

Saturday, June 22nd
The highlight of the day is the Group One Diamond Jubilee Stakes, one of the world’s most prestigious races.

Time Race Age Prize Fund Distance
2:30pm The Chesham Stakes (Listed) 2 £90000 Seven furlongs
3:05pm The Hardwicke Stakes (Group 2) 4+ £225000 One mile, four furlongs
3:40pm The Windsor Castle Stakes (Listed) 2 £90000 Five furlongs
4:20pm The Diamond Jubilee Stakes (Group 1) 4+ £600000 Six furlongs
5:00pm The Wokingham Stakes (Heritage Handicap) 3+ £175000 Six furlongs
5:35pm The Queen Alexandra Stakes (Conditions) 3+ £90000 Two miles, six furlongs