The Galaxy Barrier Draw and Final Field
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
|1||EDUARDO||Joseph Pride||Nash Rawiller||5||57kg||$7|
|2||DIRTY WORK||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||Tommy Berry||12||55.5kg||$13|
|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