Victoria Handicap Field – 2015

The Final Field has been released for the 2015 Victoria Handicap which is to be run at Caulfield on Saturday 4th, April 2015 at 12.00PM. View the Victoria Handicap Field.

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Race 8 – 4:50PM Victoria Handicap (1400 METRES)
Of $150,000.1st $90,000, 2nd $27,000, 3rd $13,500, 4th $6,750, 5th $3,750, 6th $3,000, 7th $3,000, 8th $3,000 GROUP 3
Handicap, Minimum Weight 54kg, Maidens at time of entry are ineligible, Apprentices cannot claim.Field Limit: 16 + 4 EM


No Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight
1 GREEN MOON (IRE) Robert Hickmott Jamie Mott 11 59kg
2 GALLANTE (IRE) Robert Hickmott Steven King 15 58.5kg
3 AMORINO Archie Alexander Mark Zahra 5 57.5kg
4 CALVIN WILLIAMS (FR) Darren Weir Brad Rawiller 17 56kg
5 WATERMANS BAY Daniel Morton Steven Arnold 7 56kg
6 AERONAUTICAL Lionel Cohen 18 55kg
7 SISTINE DEMON Andrew Noblet Patrick Moloney (a) 2 54.5kg
8 THE PEAK Bart & James Cummings 9 54.5kg
9 HOSTING Greg Eurell Chris Symons 4 54kg
10 DISPOSITION Wez Hunter William Pike 8 54kg
11 JIMANDO Tony McEvoy Dean Yendall 13 54kg
12 GRACIOUS PROSPECT David Hayes & Tom Dabernig Michael Walker 3 54kg
13 QUAYSIDE Peter G Moody Regan Bayliss (a) 6 54kg
14 SAINT OR SINNER (NZ) Michael Moroney Jake Noonan 1 54kg
15 TRADE COMMISSIONER (IRE) Chris Waller Robbie Fradd 10 54kg
16 THE UNITED STATES (IRE) Robert Hickmott Ms Michelle Payne 14 54kg
17e VIBRANT ROUGE Glenn Thornton Damien Thornton (a) 12 54kg
18e WRITTEN UP George Osborne Dean Holland 19 54kg
19e VENTURE ON Mitchell Freedman Jye McNeil (a) 16 54kg


Hareeba Stakes winner Under The Louvre appears unlikely to back up in the Group Three Victoria Handicap.

Trainer Robert Smerdon said on Tuesday he was undecided about the in-form horse running at Caulfield on Saturday but was leaning towards saving him for another race.

“I might just wait for something else because his main aim is going to be The Goodwood,” Smerdon said.

The $500,000 Group One Goodwood (1200m) is in Adelaide on May 16.

Under The Louvre finished second to stablemate Shamal Wind first-up in the Group One Oakleigh Plate and then proved too classy in Saturday’s Listed Hareeba Stakes (1200m) at Mornington.

The four-year-old is among 30 nominations for the Victoria Handicap (1400m), with the Andrew Noblet-trained Sistine Demon to attempt back-to-back wins after scoring last year by six lengths.

Sistine Demon was deeper into his preparation and in winning form before the 2014 race, including claiming a Listed race at Flemington the start before.

He has not won since last year’s Victoria Handicap and was fourth in the corresponding Listed race at Flemington this time after finishing back in the field first-up in the Oakleigh Plate.

Sistine Demon worked over 1200m on the Caulfield course proper on Tuesday and Noblet said the horse was feeling and looking well.

The gelding sat outside the lead last start and fleetingly hit the front early in the straight before battling on to be beaten under three lengths.

“He was taken on which didn’t help him at all but I thought he stuck on OK being second-up over 1400 metres,” Noblet said.

“I’m looking forward to another improved run this time.

“You’ve got to take him on trust a bit but at the moment I’m pretty satisfied he’s going OK.

“He should be competitive but it looks a pretty good race this year on the nominations. He would want to be on his A-game.”

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