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The Mackinnon Stakes field faces off on the first Saturday in November on the closing Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting at Flemington Racecourse, four days after the famous Melbourne Cup.
Formerly known as the Emirates Stakes, the Mackinnon Stakes field runs over 2000m under weight-for-age conditions chasing a share in the $2 million prize money on offer in the classic.
Open to horses aged three-years-old and above, the Mackinnon Stakes field is released the Wednesday before the race each year following the Mackinnon Stakes nominations on the Monday.
2020 Mackinnon Stakes Field
Check out the official Mackinnon Stakes Field 2020 below complete with the Mackinnon Stakes barrier draw as soon as it is released on the Wednesday of race week.
A well below capacity 2020 Mackinnon Stakes final field of 10 has been released with Cox Plate fifth placed mare Arcadia Queen leading betting alongside 12-time Group 1 winning New Zealander Melody Belle who ran second in the race last year.
|No||Last 10||Horse||Trainer||Jockey||Barrier||Weight||Penalty||Hcp Rating|
|1||x4549x7682||HARLEM (GB)||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||Craig Williams||1||59kg||112|
|2||56x411x835||FIFTY STARS (IRE)||Tom Dabernig & Ben Hayes||John Allen||8||59kg||117|
|3||2x902x2710||MR QUICKIE||Phillip Stokes||Luke Nolen||3||59kg||117|
|4||03643×7410||MIRAGE DANCER (GB)||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||Michael Dee||7||59kg||116|
|5||1126×11124||MUGATOO (IRE)||Kris Lees||Hugh Bowman||9||59kg||116|
|6||111×45145||SKYWARD (FR)||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||Glen Boss||4||59kg||113|
|7||5112×23540||DALASAN||Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas||Jamie Kah||2||58.5kg||115|
|8||x3346x6011||MELODY BELLE (NZ)||Jamie Richards||Jye McNeil||6||57kg||116|
|9||x105x52315||ARCADIA QUEEN||Grant & Alana Williams||Luke Currie (late alt)||5||57kg||116|
|10||11216×0601||SHOUT THE BAR||Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott||Damien Oliver||10||56.5kg||111|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
For a guide on what horses to back in the Mackinnon Stakes field, check out our Mackinnon Stakes Tips page.
Bet on the 2020 Mackinnon Stakes Field
As soon as the Mackinnon Stakes 2020 field and betting markets are out, you’ll be able to back your tips on the race below.