Barriers & Final Field – 2012 HDF McNeil Stakes

August 29th, 2012

The final field and barrier draw has been announced for the Group 3 HDF McNeil Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday September 1, 2012.

A total of 12 horses have nominated for the 2012 HDF McNeil Stake, including Elite Elle.

Elite Elle will come into the 2012 HDF McNeil Stakes undefeated, winning all of her four race starts.

The Shamardal filly, who has earned more than $140,00 in prize money thus far, won the Listed Quezette Stakes at Caulfield last start.

In doing so, she beat the talented Samaready, who was resuming for the autumn.

Trained by Tony Vasil, Elite Elle will look to make the successful step to Group racing in the 2012 HDF McNeil Stakes this weekend.

Elite Elle has drawn barrier 10 for the 2012 HDF McNeil Stakes and will be ridden by jockey Mark Zahra.

Underestimation is also included in the 2012 HDF McNeil Stakes final field and barrier draw.

The Al Samer colt has won two of his six race starts and has earned close to $150,000 in prize money.

The three-year-old colt already has two Listed titles to his name and will be looking to graduate to Group competition in the 2012 HDF McNeil Stakes.

Underestimation finished fifth in the Listed Vain Stakes last start at Caulfield on a heavey 10-rated track.

Amorino and Kabayan are also included in the 2012 HDF McNeil Stakes final field and barrier draw. are offering a $300 bonus bet to new customers who sign up today and eneter the promo code BONUSBET.

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2012 HDF McNeil Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 5x7121x5 UNDERESTIMATION Dean Lawson Vlad Duric 2 58.5kg 82
2 11×6 CHEYENNE WARRIOR Anthony Freedman Daniel Moor 11 58kg 70
3 1x16x49x AMORINO Gerald Ryan Steven Arnold 12 57kg 76
4 1111 ELITE ELLE Tony Vasil Mark Zahra 10 56kg 84
5 122x KABAYAN Gai Waterhouse Luke Nolen 6 56kg 78
6 412×4 PRONTO PRONTO Jason Warren James Winks 1 56kg 74
7 125x SHAMEXPRESS (NZ) Danny O’Brien Craig Williams 7 56kg 70
8 12x ABOUT SQUARE (NZ) Michael Moroney Luke Currie 9 56kg 66
9 28x IF I COULD (NZ) Mark Kavanagh Michael Rodd 3 56kg 64
10 71x SHEER TALENT Mark Kavanagh Glen Boss 4 56kg 62
11 4x FORCE COMMAND Greg Eurell Chris Symons 8 56kg 62
12 4x61x0 LADY OF HARRODS Russell Cameron Michael Walker 5 54kg 68