The Final Field has been released for the 2016 McEwen Stakes which is to be run at Moonee Valley racecourse on Saturday 3rd, September 2016. View the McEwen Stakes Field.
|2||FURNACES||John O’Shea||Craig Williams||3||58.5kg|
|3||RELDAS||Robert Smerdon||Chris Parnham||1||58.5kg|
|4||O’MALLEY||Enver Jusufovic||Craig Newitt||6||58.5kg|
|5||SHEIDEL||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Luke Nolen||7||56.5kg|
|6||WILD RAIN||Mark Kavanagh||Stephen Baster||2||56.5kg|
|7||ALPHA MISS||Robert Smerdon||Dwayne Dunn||4||56.5kg|
|8||HEATHERLY||Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra||Damian Lane||10||56.5kg|
|9||SHAKESPEAREAN LASS||Pat Carey||5||56.5kg|
|10||CHLOE IN PARIS||Ciaron Maher||Damien Oliver||8||56.5kg|
Betting on the Caulfield Cup could be in for a reshuffle following the declaration of Caulfield Cup weights.
Racing Victoria chief handicapper Greg Carpenter will release the weights for the Group One handicap on October 15 at midday on Wednesday.
Victoria Derby winner Tarzino currently holds favouritism for the 2400m race at $13 ahead of VRC Oaks winner Jameka at $18.
Also sharing the second line are two of Aidan O’Brien’s Irish entrants Highland Reel and Scottish.
Nominations for the Melbourne Cup closed on Tuesday with 124 horses entered for the $6 million race on November 1.
Carpenter will release weights for that race on September 13.