Neville Sellwood

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Neville Sellwood

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Neville Sellwood:

Snapshot Summary

  Wins
  • First G1: (age 24) April 12, 1947 – AJC Oaks (Adrian Knox Stakes) over 10 furlongs at Randwick – Sweet Chime, trained by M. (Maurice) McCarten
  • 50th G1: March 14, 1959 – Rawson Stakes over 9 furlongs at Rosehill – Bold Pilot, trained by T.J. (Tommy) Smith
 
 
   Season
  • G1 Champion Rider: 1951-1952, 1953-1954, 1954-1955, 1956-1957, 1958-1959, 1959-1960, 1960-1961
  • Best G1 Season: 1959-1960 (12 wins)
 
 
  Trainer
  • Maurice McCarten (31 wins)
  • Tommy Smith (10 wins)
  • Ern Fellows (5 wins)
 
 
  Horse
  • Delta (6 wins), Prince Cortauld
  • Prince Morvi (5 wins)
  • Noholme, Todman, Tulloch, Wenona Girl (4 wins)

 

 

  Race
  • All Aged Stakes, Canterbury Guineas (5 wins)
  • AJC Oaks, Champagne Stakes, Epsom Handicap, Queen Elizabeth Stakes, Victoria Derby, VRC Sires Produce (4 wins)
 
 
   Additional Notes
  • When Sellwood rode his first Group 1 winner in 1947, there were a total of 42 Group 1 races during season 1946-1947. When Sellwood was tragically killed in France in 1962, there were 49 Group 1 races conducted in Australia.
  • Sellwood also rode a total 16 winners of races that have been subsequently upgraded to Group One status – these include the Flight Stakes (4), Warwick Stakes (4), Canterbury Stakes (3) and Chipping Norton Stakes (3).

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