Champagne Stakes 2012 Race Preview – Moonee Valley

June 18th, 2012

The Group 3 Champagne Stakes is due to run at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday September 28, 2012.

Run over a distance of 1,200 metres, the 2012 Champagne Stakes is worth $150,000 in prize money.

The 2012 Champagne Stakes is open to three-year-old horses only and is run under set weight plus penalty conditions.

The 2012 Champagne Stakes is run on the same night as the Group 2 Stutt Stakes and Group 3 JRA Cup.

Miss Stellabelle won the Champagne Stakes at Moonee Valley last year and went on to place second in the Group 3 Australia Stakes in her next start.

The Dehere filly has won two of her ten race starts and has earned more than $185,000 in prize money.

The Champagne Stakes 2012 is an important betting race for the remainder of the Melbourne Spring Carnival.