Classy 2012 Myer Classic Field & Barriers Released

October 31, 2012

Classy 2012 Myer Classic Field & Barriers Released

A quality collection of fillies and mares have been accepted for the Myer Classic 2012 at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday for Victoria Derby Day including five previous Group 1 winners.


Streama is one of four Group 1 winners in the 2012 Myer Classic field for Saturday

Due to jump as Flemington Race 7 at 3:45pm (AEST) the $500,000 Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) has this year drawn a final field of 13 hopefuls, the Guy Walter-trained Streama topping the ratings.

Drawn in gate nine with Hugh Bowman to ride the Stratum four-year-old, winner of the Flight Stakes – Australian Oaks double last season, comes off a third-up win in the Group 2 Tristarc Stakes (1400m) where she beat a similar field of rivals on Caulfield Cup Day two weeks ago.

Tristarc Stakes runner-up Pear Tart and third placed Red Tracer have also both been accepted to back up in the 2012 Myer Classic field this weekend drawn in gates eight and six respectively.

Along with Streama, the John Thompson-trained Pear Tart is one of the three other mares in the mix with a Group 1 win to their name thanks to her winter win in Brisbane’s Tattersall’s Tiara – Saturday her first look at the mile.

The other Group 1 winners are then last year’s Epsom Handicap champ Secret Admirer to be ridden by James McDonald from barrier two as she looks to improve on her last start 11th in the Caulfield Cup coming back to the 1600m (from 2400m), and Stuart Webb’s triple elite level winner Yosei on the rails with Glen Boss to ride the last start Toorak Handicap third placegetter.

Also in the mix are then two horses prepared by Peter Snowden with Raspberries and Shannara drawn in seven and three respectively.

Snowden describes this year’s Myer Classic field as “very even” and believes Lonhro five-year-old Raspberries is the better of his two chances in the showdown, the Scone Cup winner to bounce back after her Tristarc Stakes 11th.

Whether he will be happy with her mid-field gate is another thing however.

“She will probably need to draw well though,” Snowden said of Raspberries on Tuesday.

“She needs a soft run to produce her best and she didn’t get that at Caulfield (in the Tristarc).”

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2012 Myer Classic Final Field & Barrier Draw

Flemington Race 7 – 3:45pm (AEST) – 03/11/2012

# Form (Last 10) Horse Trainer Jockey Br. Wgt. Hcp. Rating
1 x21521x361 STREAMA Guy Walter Hugh Bowman 9 57kg 110
2 2383×22350 SECRET ADMIRER Grahame Begg James McDonald 2 57kg 110
3 5483×06783 YOSEI Stuart Webb Glen Boss 1 57kg 108
4 x319514x13 RED TRACER Chris Waller Corey Brown 6 57kg 109
5 002182×234 SKYERUSH Guy Walter Blake Shinn 10 57kg 104
6 5x71111x72 PEAR TART John P Thompson Christian Reith 8 57kg 106
7 4x13881x40 RASPBERRIES Peter Snowden Kerrin McEvoy 7 57kg 102
8 3324110×07 INVEST Heath Conners Peter Mertens 4 57kg 100
9 91x7542x99 SHANNARA Peter Snowden James Winks 3 57kg 100
10 21×7012 OASIS BLOOM Peter Morgan & Craig Widdison Damien Oliver 5 57kg 98
11 125x10x495 SOFT SAND Colin Little Craig Williams 12 57kg 89
12 12x1441x37 APPEARANCE Guy Walter Michael Rodd 13 57kg 94
13 432114×160 FULL OF SPIRIT Roger James Steven Arnold 11 57kg 86

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