The Ming Dynasty Quality is a Group 3 race held at the famous Royal Randwick Racecourse on Chelmsford Stakes Day. It is part of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival alongside some prominent Group 2 races such as the Furious Stakes and the Chelmsford Stakes. It covers a distance of 1400m and is a race for three-year-olds under quality handicap conditions. With prize money of $125,000, the Dynasty Quality tends to attract handy sprinters from all parts.
Starting off as a Listed Race in 1986, it finally reached Group 3 status in 2013. It is named after the champion horse Ming Dynasty, who won the Australian Cup (1978 & 1980) and the Caulfield Cup (1977 & 1980) twice, as well as the Queen Elizabeth Stakes (1978). Some of the more notable winners of this event include; Lion Tamer (2010), Predatory Pricer (2008), Lonhro (2001), Adam (1997) and Kinjite (1991).
|2016||SWEAR||TOMMY BERRY||M, W & J HAWKES||01:26.9|
|2015||METALLIC CROWN||JIM CASSIDY||CHRIS WALLER||01:24.6|
|2014||PANZER DIVISION||TYE ANGLAND||PAUL MESSARA||01:25.5|
|2013||AUSSIES LOVE SPORT||JIM CASSIDY||GAI WATERHOUSE||01:21.7|
|2012||TATRA||KERRIN MCEVOY||PETER SNOWDEN||01:23.4|
|2011||AMBIDEXTER||CHRISTIAN REITH||PETER SNOWDEN||01:23.2|
|2010||LION TAMER||HUGH BOWMAN||MURRAY BAKER||01:27.9|
|2009||MORE THAN GREAT||NASH RAWILLER||DAVID PAYNE||01:21.0|
|2008||PREDATORY PRICER||GLYN SCHOFIELD||PAUL MURRAY||01:23.6|
|2006||MEARAS||DARREN BEADMAN||JOHN HAWKES||01:25.8|
* Race was not held in 2007 due to outbreak of equine influenza