Portland Handicap

The Portland Handicap is a flat horse race in the United Kingdom open to thoroughbreds which are three-years-old or above. It is run over a distance of 5 furlongs and 140 yards (1,134 metres) at Doncaster Racecourse, and it takes place annually during the St. Leger meeting in September.

It is a handicap race and was first run in 1855.

Winners since 1987

* "Weights given in stones - pounds"note label|2006|1|1 The 2006 race was run at York over 5 furlongs and 89 yards (1,087 metres).

References

* Racing Post:
** [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=93226&r_date=1988-9-7 1988] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=97440&r_date=1989-9-13 1989] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=102042&r_date=1990-9-12 1990] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=106861&r_date=1991-9-11 1991] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=111748&r_date=1992-9-9 1992] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=116778&r_date=1993-9-8 1993] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=121922&r_date=1994-9-7 1994] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=127386&r_date=1995-9-6 1995] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=225569&r_date=1996-9-11 1996] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=242504&r_date=1997-9-10 1997]
** [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=256340&r_date=1998-9-9 1998] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=271443&r_date=1999-9-8 1999] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=285916&r_date=2000-9-6 2000] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=305699&r_date=2001-9-12 2001] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=321397&r_date=2002-9-11 2002] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=338125&r_date=2003-9-10 2003] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=357397&r_date=2004-9-8 2004] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=390567&r_date=2005-9-7 2005] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=415275&r_date=2006-9-9 2006] , [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=439349&r_date=2007-9-15 2007]
** [http://www.racingpost.co.uk/horses/result.sd?&race_id=464662&r_date=2008-9-13 2008]

ee also

* Horseracing in Great Britain
* List of British flat horse races


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