Tristarc Stakes 2012 Race Preview – Caulfield Racing

June 27th, 2012

The Group 2 Tristarc Stakes is due to run at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday October 20, 2012.

Run over a distance of 1,400 metres, the 2012 Tristarc Stakes is worth $175,000 in prize money.

The 2012 Tristarc Stakes is open to mares only and is run under set weight plus penalty conditions.

Run as part of Caulfield Cup Day, the 2012 Tristarc Stakes shares its program with the Group 1 Caulfield Cup, Group 2 Caulfield Sprint, Group 3 Norman Robinson Stakes, Group 3 David Jones Cup and Group 3 Moonga Stakes.

More Joyous won the Tristarc Stakes last year after placing third in the Group 1 Manikato Stakes first-up.

She then went on to place seventh in the Group 1 Myer Classic in her next start.

More Joyous then enjoyed an unbeaten autumn racing carnival, where she won all four of her race starts including the Group 1 Doncaster Mile.