Group One Records > Roy Higgins

ROY HIGGINS

Rank #4

All-Time Australian Group One Wins - Jockeys

AUSTRALIAN GROUP ONE WINS

SNAPSHOT SUMMARY

   Wins
  • First G1: (age 22) October 8, 1960 – Caulfield Guineas over 8 furlongs at Caulfield – Lady Sybil, trained by A. (Arthur) Smerdon
  • 50th G1: March 11, 1972 – Newmarket Handicap over 6 furlongs at Flemington – Crown, trained by J.B. (Bart) Cummings
   Season
  • G1 Champion Rider: 1964-1965, 1965-1966, 1971-1972, 1972-1973, 1973-1974, 1974-1975
  • G1 Co-Champion Rider: 1970-1971, 1976-1977, 1977-1978
  • Best G1 Season: 1972-1973 (10 wins)
   Trainer
  • Bart Cummings (46 wins)
  • Tommy Smith (10 wins)
   Horse
  • Gunsynd (6 wins)
  • Lowland, Storm Queen, Tontonan (4 wins)
   Race
  • Futurity Stakes (8 wins)
  • VRC Sires Produce (7 wins)
  • AJC Oaks (6 wins)
  • Cantala Stakes, VRC Oaks (5 wins)
   Additional Notes
  • When Higgins rode his first Australian Group 1 winner in 1960, there were a total of 49 Group 1 races during season 1960-1961. When Higgins retired in 1983, there were 55 Group 1 races conducted in Australia.

  • Higgins also rode a total 31 winners of races that have been subsequently upgraded to Group One status – these include the Makybe Diva (Craiglee) Stakes (6), William Reid Stakes (5), Turnbull Stakes (4), Orr Stakes (4), Lightning Stakes (3) and Moir Stakes (3).

AUSTRALIAN GROUP ONE WINS

ARCHIVE

No.YEARRACEHORSETRAINER
11960CAULFIELD GUINEASLADY SYBILA SMERDON
21960TOORAK HCPGABONIAR SHAW
31962FUTURITY STAKESAQUANITAR SHAW
41962AJC OAKSINDIAN SUMMERA MCCOY
51962SYDNEY CUPGRAND PRINTJ BESANKO
61962CANTALA STAKESWOAMBRAP BURKE
71964INVITATION STAKESRIPAB CONAGHAN
81964COX PLATESIR DANER SHAW
91964MACKINNON STKSSIR DANER SHAW
101964VRC OAKSLIGHT FINGERSJ B CUMMINGS
111964CANTALA STAKESBRANDY LADT BLACK
121965FUTURITY STAKESSIR DANER SHAW
131965AJC OAKSLIGHT FINGERSJ B CUMMINGS
141965INVITATION STAKESNICOPOLISD JUDD
151965CAULFIELD GUINEASSTAR AFFAIRA ARMANASCO
161965MELBOURNE CUPLIGHT FINGERSJ B CUMMINGS
171966FUTURITY STAKESSTAR AFFAIRA ARMANASCO
181966VRC SIRES PRODUCESTORM QUEENJ B CUMMINGS
191966GOLDEN SLIPPERSTORM QUEENJ B CUMMINGS
201966CHAMPAGNE STKSSTORM QUEENJ B CUMMINGS
211966INVITATION STAKESMARITANAG MURPHY
221966VRC DERBYKHALIFD JUDD
231966CANTALA STAKESSTORM QUEENJ B CUMMINGS
241967OAKLEIGH PLATEMARMIONL CARSTENS
251967ADELAIDE CUPFULMENJ B CUMMINGS
261967BRISBANE CUPFULMENJ B CUMMINGS
271967SAJC OAKSMY LADY FAIRJ B CUMMINGS
281967MELBOURNE CUPRED HANDEDJ B CUMMINGS
291968AJC OAKSLOWLANDJ B CUMMINGS
301968UNDERWOOD STKSLOWLANDJ B CUMMINGS
311969FUTURITY STAKESMAGIC RULERA ARMANASCO
321969AJC SIRES PRODUCEBEAU BABYLONF LEWIS
331969SYDNEY CUPLOWLANDJ B CUMMINGS
341969QUEEN ELIZABETHLOWLANDJ B CUMMINGS
351969CAULFIELD CUPBIG PHILOUJ B CUMMINGS
361970OAKLEIGH PLATEALRELLOJ B CUMMINGS
371970AJC OAKSGAY POSSJ B CUMMINGS
381970UNDERWOOD STKSBIG PHILOUJ B CUMMINGS
391970VRC OAKSSANDERAEJ B CUMMINGS
401971BLUE DIAMONDTOLERANCEA ARMANASCO
411971FUTURITY STAKESSILVER SPADEJ B CUMMINGS
421971VRC SIRES PRODUCETOLERANCEA ARMANASCO
431971ALL AGED STKSABDULG MURPHY
441971TOORAK HCPGUNSYNDT J SMITH
451971MACKINNON STKSSKINT DIPW WINDER
461971VRC OAKSKISS ME CAITT J SMITH
471971CANTALA STAKESGUNSYNDT J SMITH
481972FUTURITY STAKESGUNSYNDT J SMITH
491972VRC SIRES PRODUCECENTURYJ B CUMMINGS
501972NEWMARKET HCPCROWNJ B CUMMINGS
511972DONCASTER HCPGUNSYNDT J SMITH
521972AJC OAKSGOSSIPERR CHAPMAN
531972CAULFIELD STAKESGUNSYNDT J SMITH
541972TOORAK HCPALL SHOTI SAUNDERS
551972COX PLATEGUNSYNDT J SMITH
561972VRC DERBYDAYANAJ B CUMMINGS
571972CANTALA STAKESALL SHOTI SAUNDERS
581973VRC SIRES PRODUCEIMAGELET J SMITH
591973NEWMARKET HCPCENTURYJ B CUMMINGS
601973GOLDEN SLIPPERTONTONANJ B CUMMINGS
611973AJC SIRES PRODUCETONTONANJ B CUMMINGS
621973BRISBANE CUPIRISH WHIPM RITCHIE
631973VRC DERBYTAJ ROSSIJ B CUMMINGS
641973VRC SPRINT (CRAVEN A)CENTURYJ B CUMMINGS
651974VRC SIRES PRODUCESKYJACKJ B CUMMINGS
661974DONCASTER HCPTONTONANJ B CUMMINGS
671974ALL AGED STKSTONTONANJ B CUMMINGS
681974AJC OAKSLEILANIJ B CUMMINGS
691974THE METROPOLITANPASSETREULT J SMITH
701974VRC OAKSLEICA SHOWJ B CUMMINGS
711975OAKLEIGH PLATEZEPHYR BAYC KEARNS
721975BLUE DIAMONDLORD DUDLEYJ B CUMMINGS
731975FUTURITY STAKESMARTINDALEJ B CUMMINGS
741975VRC SIRES PRODUCELORD DUDLEYJ B CUMMINGS
751975AUSTRALIAN CUPLEILANIJ B CUMMINGS
761975GOODWOOD HCPKENMARKJ B CUMMINGS
771975QUEENSLAND DERBYBOTTLED SUNSHINEJ B CUMMINGS
781977BLUE DIAMONDBLAZING SADDLEST J SMITH
791977VRC SIRES PRODUCEBOLD ZESTJ B CUMMINGS
801977AUSTRALIAN CUPNGAWYNIJ B CUMMINGS
811977QUEEN ELIZABETHNGAWYNIJ B CUMMINGS
821977DOOMBEN 10,000MAYBE MAHALJ B CUMMINGS
831977CAULFIELD GUINEASLUSKIN STARM LEES
841977CAULFIELD STAKESFAMILY OF MANG M HANLON
851977VRC DERBYSTORMY REXJ B CUMMINGS
861977WATC DERBYSTORMY REXJ B CUMMINGS
871979BLUE DIAMONDSTAR SHOWERA LOPES
881980FUTURITY STKSMANIKATOR E HOYSTED
891980UNDERWOOD STKSMY BROWN JUG (DH)P JONES
901981VRC OAKSROSE OF KINGSTONR E HOYSTED