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2014 The Metropolitan Final Field and Barrier Draw

2014 The Metropolitan Final Field and Barrier Draw
October 1st, 2014

A less-than capacity field of sixteen classy stayers have been confirmed for this weekend’s Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Royal Randwick, highlighted by several leading racing prospects leading into both the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups. Requiring victory to guarantee a position in the 2014 Caulfield Cup, trainer David Hayes…

Hayes Confident in 2014 Metropolitan Favourite Spillway

Hayes Confident in 2014 Metropolitan Favourite Spillway
September 29th, 2014

Returning to racing in excellent form this time in, trainer David Hayes is confident in the chances of impressive British import Spillway in this weekend’s Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Royal Randwick, despite an out-of-character run for seventh in the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) last time out. Securing…

2014 The Metropolitan Nominations Released

2014 The Metropolitan Nominations Released
August 26th, 2014

A talented field of 87 stayers have been nominated for an appearance in the 2014 Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Royal Randwick on October 4th, highlighted by several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. Trainer Chris Waller is set to dominate the final field for the…

2013 The Metropolitan Race Results – Seville Wins

2013 The Metropolitan Race Results – Seville Wins
October 5th, 2013

Seville has taken out the Group 1 The Metropolitan at Royal Randwick Racecourse today October 5, 2013. The five-year-old won the race by half a length ahead of Julienas, who placed second, and Sneak A Peek, who rounded out the placings in third. Seville was paying odds of $10.20 to…

The Metropolitan 2013 – Betting Odds Update

The Metropolitan 2013 – Betting Odds Update
October 3rd, 2013

Betting odds have been announced for the Group 1 The Metropolitan, which is due to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday October 5, 2013. Current favourite to win the 2013 The Metropolitan is Prince Cheri, who is paying odds of $3.80 at . Prince Cheri has won four of his six race…

Final Field & Barriers – 2013 The Metropolitan

Final Field & Barriers – 2013 The Metropolitan
October 2nd, 2013

The final field and barrier draw has been announced for the Group 1 The Metropolitan, which will run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday October 5, 2013. A total of 15 horses have accepted for a run in the 2013 The Metropolitan, including Julienas. Julienas has won seven of his 24 race starts…

Weights Announced – 2013 The Metropolitan

Weights Announced – 2013 The Metropolitan
September 17th, 2013

Weights have been released for the 2013 The Metropolitan, which is scheduled to take place at Royal Randwick Racecourse on October 5, 2013. Last year’s Melbourne Cup winner, Green Moon, has been allocated the top weight of 59 kilograms along with stable mate Sea Moon. Green Moon has had one…

The Metropolitan 2013 – Randwick Race Preview

The Metropolitan 2013 – Randwick Race Preview
August 7th, 2013

The Group 1 The Metropolitan is due to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday October 5, 2013. The race is worth $400,000 in prize money and is run over a distance of 2,400 metres. The 2013 The Metropolitan will take place under open handicap conditions and is open to horses aged…

The Metropolitan 2012 – Final Field & Barrier Draw

The Metropolitan 2012 – Final Field & Barrier Draw
October 3rd, 2012

The final field and barrier draw has been released for the Group 1 The Metropolitan, which is set to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday October 6, 2012. Included in the 2012 The Metropolitan final field is Kelinni, who won the Group 3 Colin Stephen Quality last start. Kelinni…

The Verminator Wins 2011 The Metropolitan

The Verminator Wins 2011 The Metropolitan
October 1st, 2011

Chris Waller’s The Verminator has won the 2011 The Metropolitan at Randwick Racecourse today October 1, 2011. The talented five-year-old gelding out-classed the 2011 The Metropolitan field with a stunning run down the inside rail of the final straight. Chris Waller acheived the quinella in the race, with Hawk Island…