The Galaxy Barrier Draw and Final Field

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The Galaxy Barrier Draw Haut Brion Her (PA Images)

The 2022 The Galaxy (1100m) barrier draw will be announced 9:00am March 16, 2022.

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


Chris Waller’s five-year-old mare Haut Brion Her is chasing her first Group 1 win at start number 13 and this will be her first attempt at Group 1 level. She ran fifth in the $15 million The Everest (1200m) back in October and was second in the $1 million Yes Yes Yes Stakes (1300m) following that run.

Haut Brion Her has drawn barrier seven.

The Joseph Pride-trained seven-year-old gelding Eduardo will carry the topweight of 57kg in the race after defeating Nature Strip in the Group 2 Challenge Stakes (1000m) last start. He has drawn barrier five with Nash Rawiller in the saddle.

Peter and Paul Snowden prepare three-year-old colt Wild Ruler who is a last start winner of the Listed Fireball Stakes (1100m). During the spring, he ran third in the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) and carries just 51kg in The Galaxy.

2021 The Galaxy Barrier Draw and Final Field

No. Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Odds
1 EDUARDO Joseph Pride Nash Rawiller 5 57kg $7
2 DIRTY WORK Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Tommy Berry 12 55.5kg $13
3 FABERGINO Chris Waller TBA 3 54kg $16
4 HAUT BRION HER Chris Waller TBA 7 54kg $4.80
5 JUNGLE EDGE Mick Bell Ms Jade Darose 8 53.5kg $18
6 ORDER OF COMMAND Danny O’Brien Craig Williams 11 53.5kg $26
7 EASY EDDIE Joseph Pride Andrew Adkins 1 53kg $17
8 JONKER Tony Gollan Tim Clark 2 53kg $15
9 SPLINTEX Mark Newnham Robbie Dolan 14 53kg $26
10 BELLA VELLA Will Clarken Glen Boss 10 52.5kg $34
11 FIESTA Chris Waller Ms Kathy O’Hara 4 51.5kg $26
12 TAILLEUR James Cummings Ms Rachel King 6 51kg $4.80
13 WILD RULER Peter & Paul Snowden Kerrin McEvoy 9 51kg $6
14 THE ODYSSEY Kelly Schweida Ms Stephanie Thornton 13 51kg $101

Odds courtesy of Neds and correct at time of publishing