2020 Metropolitan Handicap Final Field, Odds & Barriers

Tue 29th September 2020

A capacity field of 18 runners plus four emergencies has been confirmed for Saturday’s Group 1 Metropolitan Handicap (2400m) at Randwick.

Kris Lees holds a strong hand with three entrants plus emergency Attention Run, including final field favourite Mugatoo ($3.50) who drew well in barrier 7, Mustajeer (barrier 5), and Raheen House (12).

Chris Waller has four entrants and an emergency, with Wu Gok (13), Shared Ambition (19), Brimham Rocks (16), Miss Sentimental (18), and emergency Norway (20) all having some decisions to be made from the draws.

Newcastle Gold Cup winner Mugatoo heads the field as the $3.50 favourite, with Shared Ambition ($7) the next in line, followed by Brimham Rocks, Hush Writer, and Zebrowski all at $9 as the only other runners in single figures.

Find the full field, barriers and odds below.

1Mustajeer (5)J: Hugh Bowman 58kg T: K A Lees$41.00$9.00
2Mugatoo (7)J: Kerrin Mcevoy 57kg T: K A Lees$3.10$1.55
3Mirage Dancer (3)J: Nash Rawiller 55.5kg T: T Busuttin & N Young$18.00$5.50
4Wu Gok (13)J: Sam Clipperton 55kg T: C J Waller$41.00$9.00
5Raheen House (12)J: Jason Collett 54.5kg T: K A Lees$71.00$18.00
6Etah James (6)J: Regan Bayliss 53.5kg T: C Maher & D Eustace$67.00$17.00
7Shared Ambition (19)J: James Mcdonald 53.5kg T: C J Waller$7.00$2.50
8Brimham Rocks (16)J: Brenton Avdulla 53.5kg T: C J Waller$9.00$3.00
9Hush Writer (2)J: Tim Clark 53kg T: G Waterhouse & A Bott$10.00$3.30
10Lord Belvedere (10)J: Ms Kathy O’hara 52.5kg T: C Maher & D Eustace$13.00$4.00
11Carif (9)J: Robbie Dolan 52.5kg T: P & P Snowden$51.00$10.00
12Rondinella (15)J: Ms Rachel King 51.5kg T: J A O’shea$18.00$5.50
13Angel Of Truth (11)J: Tommy Berry 51.5kg T: M, W & J Hawkes$26.00$6.50
14Azuro (21)J: Ms Louise Day 51.5kg T: C Maher & D Eustace$201.00$31.00
15Paths Of Glory (17)J: Unknown 50.5kg T: R & M Freedman$26.00$6.50
16Girl Tuesday (22)J: Glen Boss 50kg T: C E Conners$21.00$5.50
17Miss Sentimental (18)J: Ms Jess Taylor 50kg T: C J Waller$201.00$31.00
18Zebrowski (4)J: James Innes Jnr 50kg T: M, W & J Hawkes$10.00$3.30
19Norway (20)J: Ms Alysha Collett 50.5kg T: C J Waller$101.00$21.00
20Attention Run (1)J: Andrew Gibbons 50kg T: K A Lees$31.00$7.50
21Sir Charles Road (8)J: Unknown 51kg T: L O’sullivan & A Scott$101.00$21.00
22Grey Lion (14)J: Unknown 50kg T: Matthew Smith$67.00$17.00

From Muswellbrook to the Melbourne Cup, Will is mad about all things racing and sport. Spent countless hours in the backyard as a child pretending to be Glenn McGrath, and has been known to get deadly late swing with a taped tennis ball.