Caulfield Race Preview – Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2012

June 14th, 2012

The Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes is set to run at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday September 29, 2012.

Run over a distance of 1,400 metres, the 2012 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes is worth $350,000 in prize money.

The 2012 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes is open to horses of all ages and is run under handicap conditions.

The race takes place on Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Day and share’s its program with the Group 3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude.

The 2012 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes is a good lead-up races for horses that are looking to target longer staying races later in the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Those horses that are successful in the 2012 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes may go on to run in races like the Group 1 Cox Plate or Group 1 Caulfield Cup in October.