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2016 The Metropolitan Field: Six for Waller

2016 The Metropolitan Field: Six for Waller

Sydney’s premier horseman Chris Waller dominates Saturday’s The Metropolitan 2016 field at Royal Randwick saddling-up six of the 13 final acceptors for the Epsom Handicap Day showdown.

Who Shot Thebarman is the 57kg top weight in the 2016 The Metropolitan field for Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The second elite level on the program as the Sydney Spring ...

La Amistad Must Win 2014 Metrop to Qualify for Caulfield Cup

La Amistad Must Win 2014 Metrop to Qualify for Caulfield Cup

For a normal horse, the efforts of five-year-old La Amistad have been promising since her debut in March 2013.

La Amistad needs to win The Metropolitan to qualify for the Caulfield Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

But the mare isn’t a ‘normal horse’; she’s the three-quarter sister of three-time Melbourne Cup winner Makybe Diva so expectations are always going to ...

International Talent Dominates The Metropolitan 2014 Final Field

International Talent Dominates The Metropolitan 2014 Final Field

Bringing Epsom Handicap Day to a close in Sydney this Saturday is the 2014 The Metropolitan, which drew a final field of potential stayers largely dominated by international talent.

Chris Waller's Junoob heads the heavily international final field for The Metropolitan. Photo by Steve Hart.

Running as race 9 at Royal Randwick Racecourse at 5:25 PM (AEST), Saturday’s $400,000 ...