Hyperion Stakes

Hyperion Stakes, Belmont Park

Looking for early info on this year’s Hyperion Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.

Run over 1,600 metres, the Hyperion Stakes is a Group 3 race taking place at Belmont Park Racecourse. With a $160,000 prize purse, it attracts a lot of local Perth horses that can make the mile.

This race serves as a good lead in to the Strickland Stakes. The Hyperion Stakes – Strickland Stakes double has recently been achieved by Scales Of Justice (2017) and Material Man (2018).

Hyperion Stakes 2020 – Quick Information

  • Race Day: Saturday, June 13th, 2020
  • Track Location: Belmont Park Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Left-handed
  • Race Distance: 1,600 metres
  • Weight Conditions: Weight for age
  • Qualification: Two year olds and over
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 3
  • Operator: Perth Racing Club
  • Prize Purse: $160,000
  • Inaugural Race: 1972

Hyperion Stakes Betting

There are many different ways to bet on the Hyperion Stakes, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:

Bet Type How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Hyperion Stakes
Win Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Hyperion Stakes.
Place Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Hyperion Stakes. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.
Each-Way Bet If your runner finishes 1st in the Hyperion Stakes, you will collect both the Win and the Place dividend. If your horse finishes 2nd or 3rd you will collect the Place dividend.
Quinella Bet You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in any order, within the Hyperion Stakes, in order to win the Quinella.
Exacta Bet You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within the Hyperion Stakes to win the Exacta.
Trifecta Bet You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Hyperion Stakes to win the Trifecta.
First Four You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Hyperion Stakes to win the First 4.
Quadrella Bet (Quaddie) You must select the winners of four nominated races to win the Quaddie. This means you would have to select three other races apart from the Hyperion Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.

How To Bet On The Hyperion Stakes

  1. Join up at neds.com.au
  2. Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
  3. Make sure to check out form guide, once it’s released
  4. Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options, please read our section on Hyperion Stakes Betting above).
  5. Select the horse(s) for the race.

Hyperion Stakes 2020 Odds

Early market odds on the Hyperion Stakes will be displayed below. If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2020 edition of the Hyperion Stakes here.

All In Win Odds Place Odds

Which Horse Will Win The Hyperion Stakes

The best way to pick who will win the Hyperion Stakes is to take into account the form, assess the barriers, consider the weight the horse will carry, among other factors.

Additional factors to take into considerations are as follows:

  • Local Milers – Look for Perth bred and trained horses that can easily take 1,600 metres.
  • Hot Leads – The Belmont Sprint is going to be your best predictor for this race.

Hyperion Stakes Favourites

Early favourites in Hyperion Stakes betting will be detailed here closer to the Perth Winter Racing Carnival feature. 

Hyperion Stakes 2020 Field

Once acceptances have been released, we will display the runners in the 2020 Hyperion Stakes field below. 

Hyperion Stakes 2020 Tips

Favourite: TBA.

Best Bet: TBA.

Best Roughie: TBA.

Our insider Hyperion Stakes 2020 betting tips will be discussed here the week of the race.

Hyperion Stakes Race Day

Race day takes place on Saturday, the 13th of June, 2020 with the Hyperion Stakes the sole Black-Type event on the card. 

Hyperion Stakes Barrier Draw

The 2020 Hyperion Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.

Hyperion Stakes Nominations

Nominations close at 11:30 AM on Tuesday, the 9th of June 2020.

Hyperion Stakes Weights

Weight for age conditions apply to this race. Final weights are announced at 6 PM on Tuesday, the 9th of June, 2020.

Hyperion Stakes Acceptances

Acceptances must be declared before 12:00 PM on Wednesday, the 10th of June, 2020. 

Hyperion Stakes Jockeys

The final riders announcement is at 2 PM on Wednesday, the 10th of June, 2020.

Hyperion Stakes Scratchings

Scratchings close at 10:00 AM on Saturday, the 13th of June, 2020.

Hyperion Stakes Prize Money

The Hyperion Stakes prize purse is worth $160,000 in total, distributed from places first through to tenth.

Place Prize Money
1st $94,400
2nd $32,000
3rd $14,400
4th $6,400
5th $3,200
6th $1,600
7th $1,600
8th $1,600
9th $1,600
10th $1,600

Hyperion Stakes Race Number

The Hyperion Stakes is like to run as Race 5 on the 13th of June, 2020. There are eight races in total that day at Belmont Park Racecourse.

Hyperion Stakes Form Guide

The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check our full form guide closer to race day to see if the form guide for 2020’s Hyperion Stakes has been released.

The Hyperion Stakes form was franked in 2019 when the winner Gatting went on to win that year’s Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington in Melbourne.

Hyperion Stakes Live

You can watch or listen to the 2020 Hyperion Stakes live, across the following mediums.

Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)

Radio: Radio Sport National

Hyperion Stakes Winners

Winners of the Hyperion Stakes going back to 2000 are displayed in the table below. To see the full history of winners, please visit our winners page for this race.

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Weight Time
2019 Gatting Darren McAuliffe Lee Newman 59 kgs 1:38.21
2018 Material Man Justin Warwick Lucy Warwick 59 kgs 1:36.55
2017 Scales Of Justice Lindsey Smith Daniel Staeck 59 kgs 1:37.53
2016 Wink And A Nod Justin Warwick Lucy Warwick 57 kgs 1:38.16
2015 Fuchsia Bandana Darren Mcauliffe Jarrad Noske 57 kgs 1:38.52
2014 Elite Belle Grant Williams William Pike 57 kgs 1:39.77
2013 Black Tycoon Justin Warwick Troy Turner 59 kgs 1:38.14
2012 Luckygray Gino Poletti Shaun O’Donnell 59 kgs 1:38.35
2011 King Kool Kat Ian Glading Duncan Miller 59 kgs 1:36.71
2010 Marasco Fred Kersley Daniel Staeck 59 kgs 1:23.30
2009 Tarzi Neville Parnham Steven Parnham 59 kgs 1:22.15
2008 Marasco Fred Kersley Paul Harvey 59 kgs 1:22.60
2007 No Questions Trevor Andrews Jason Brown 56.5 kgs 1:23.26
2006 Local Legend John Price Paul Harvey 58 kgs 1:22.53
2005 Ambers Halo +

Lakeside Rhythm

Alan Mathews +

Paula Wagg

Jason Whiting +

Shaun O’Donnell

55.5 kgs

58 kgs

2004 Dedicated Miss Geoff Durrant Jason Miller 55.5 kgs 1:24.42
2003 Tribula Arthur Mortimer Jason Brown 55.5 kgs 1:23.31
2002 Old Fashion Vernon Brockman Stephen Miller 58 kgs 1:24.11
2001 Country Blazer Jim Taylor Jason Brown 58 kgs 1:24.91
2000 Devilish Dealer Paul Jordan Mark Sestich 56 kgs 1:23.80