2020 Metropolitan Handicap Final Field, Odds & Barriers

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.

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

Author: Will Guest

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.

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