Coolmore Classic Final Field and Barrier Draw

Coolmore Classic Barrier Draw Mizzy (PA Images)

The 2022 Coolmore Classic (1500m) barrier draw will be announced at 9:00am on March 9, 2022. 

This page will be updated when the field is declared. Below is the final field and barriers from 2021.


Last start Group 1 Surround Stakes (1400m) winner Forbidden Love has drawn barrier three as she chases back-to-back Group 1 victories. Trained by Richard and Michael Freedman, the three-year-old filly has raced 11 times for five wins.

Forbidden Love will be ridden by Nash Rawiller once again after the pair combined in the Surround Stakes to win by three lengths.

The Archie Alexander-trained four-year-old mare Chaillot has drawn barrier 13 with jockey Declan Bates in the saddle. Chaillot will carry 52.5kg in the Coolmore Classic. Chaillot is a last-start winner of the Group 3 Tressady Stakes (1400m).

Surround Stakes runner up Vangelic represents trainers Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott. She meets Forbidden Love 4.5kg better at the weights this time around and has drawn gate five.

2021 Coolmore Classic Barrier Draw and Final Field

No. Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight
1 MIZZY Anthony Cummings Regan Bayliss 15 58kg
2 SWEET DEAL John Thompson Tom Marquand 2 58kg
3 KRONE Tony Gollan Tim Clark 1 57kg
4 MADAM ROUGE Chris Waller James McDonald 8 57kg
5 SUBPOENAED (NZ) Chris Waller Tommy Berry 4 56.5kg
6 ICEBATH (NZ) Brad Widdup TBA 6 56kg
7 REELEM IN RUBY Peter & Paul Snowden TBA 17 55kg
8 SOVEREIGN AWARD Danny O’Brien Ms Rachel King 18 55kg
9 FORBIDDEN LOVE Richard & Michael Freedman Nash Rawiller 3 54.5kg
10 RICH HIPS Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Michael Dee 9 54.5kg
11 ALL SAINTS’ EVE (NZ) John O’Shea Brenton Avdulla 7 54kg
12 TRICKY GAL Matthew Smith Glen Boss 11 54kg
13 EMERALDS John Sargent Jason Collett 10 53.5kg
14 CHAILLOT Archie Alexander Declan Bates 13 52.5kg
15 DAME GISELLE Peter & Paul Snowden TBA 16 51kg
16 ALIFEROUS Kris Lees Ms Louise Day (a) 14 51kg
17 BARBIE’S FOX Louise Bonella TBA 12 51kg
18 VANGELIC Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Ms Kathy O’Hara 5 50kg