Hyperion Stakes 2012 – Race Preview

May 29th, 2012

The Group 3 Hyperion Stakes is set to take place at Belmont Racecourse on Saturday June 23, 2012.

Run over a distance of 1,600 metres, the 2012 Hyperion Stakes is worth $125,000 in prize money.

The 2012 Hyperion Stakes is open to horses aged three-years-old and upwards and is run under weight-for-age conditions.

Included in the long list of possible 2012 Hyperion Stakes runners is Luckygray, who won his last start in the Group 3 Roma Cup at Belmont Park on May 26, 2012.

The Bradbury’s Luck gelding has won eight of his 11 race starts and has earned close to $1 million in prize money during his horse racing career.

The four-year-old claimed his best win in the Group 1 Railway Stakes at Ascot on November 19, 2011.

Lucky Gray is trainer at Ascot in Perth by trainer Gino Poletti.