Australian Oaks Barrier Draw – Fav Draws Wide

Nic Ashman Nic Ashman

ATC Oaks favourite Gypsy Goddess has drawn barrier 11 for Saturday’s three-year-old fillies’ feature.

The David Vandyke-trained galloper was unbeaten until she lined up in the Group 1 Vinery Stud Stakes finishing third to Fangirl and Hinged with the latter drawing gate 10.

Adrian Knox winner Honeycreeper will start from barrier 15 for Godolphin while Victorian El Patroness maps to get a soft run from barrier two with Damian Lane in the pigskin.

The Group 1 ATC Oaks [2400m] is worth $1million and has been won by Verry Elleegant, Colette and Hungry Heart over the past three years.

2022 Australian Oaks Field & Barrier Draw

No. Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight
1 HINGED Chris Waller Brenton Avdulla 10 56kg
2 GYPSY GODDESS (NZ) David Vandyke William Pike 11 56kg
3 BISCAYNE BAY Ciaron Maher & David Eustace Mark Zahra 5 56kg
4 HONEYCREEPER James Cummings Hugh Bowman 15 56kg
5 LE VILLI (NZ) Kris Lees Damien Oliver 14 56kg
6 EL PATRONESS Danny O’Brien Damian Lane 2 56kg
7 HOPE IN YOUR HEART Kerry Parker Nash Rawiller 17 56kg
8 GIN MARTINI (NZ) John Sargent Robbie Dolan 6 56kg
9 PINK IVORY (NZ) John Sargent James McDonald 9 56kg
10 CHARITY SPIRIT Gary Portelli Ms Alysha Collett 12 56kg
11 HARDLY SWEET Greg Eurell Kerrin McEvoy 4 56kg
12 LEKVARTE (NZ) Joseph Pride Jay Ford 13 56kg
13 SECRET GLAMOUR Ciaron Maher & David Eustace John Allen 3 56kg
14 COMMANDO DRIFT (NZ) Pat Carey Fred Kersley 7 56kg
15 VELVET LADY (NZ) John Ramsey Grant Buckley 18 56kg
16 MAURICENTLY Kris Lees Craig Williams 1 56kg
17 CHANCE REWARD Nell Foley 16 56kg
18 YOUTHFULL Brad Widdup Brock Ryan 8 56kg