The 2018 The Metropolitan is one of a number of Group One races held at Randwick every Spring Racing Carnival. The Handicap race is run over 2400m and is worth $750,000 in prize money,
Find out all the information on the The Metropolitan below including how you can live stream the The Metropolitan, the full field and barriers and how to get the best odds on the race.
What time is the The Metropolitan?
The 2018 The Metropolitan will be run at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, September 29.
The race is scheduled to jump at 4:45PM AEST.
How to watch the 2018 The Metropolitan
Wondering how to watch the The Metropolitan? See our broadcast guide for the race below.
The Metropolitan TV Coverage
The 2018 The Metropolitan will be broadcast live across a number of different television networks and is available for both free-to-air viewers and pay tv (Foxtel) subscribers.
Channel 7 have the right to broadcast all Victorian and South Australian races, allowing them to show the 2018 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes live and free on Channel 7 and/or Racing.com (Channel 78).
Sky Racing 1 will also broadcast the The Metropolitan live for Foxtel subscibers.
How to Live Stream the The Metropolitan
If you can’t view the The Metropolitan on TV then there are a number of ways to live stream the race.
The best and easiest method to stream the race is to join one of the online bookmakers where you can stream the race for free.
Which bookmakers live stream horse racing?
The Metropolitan 2018 Field and Barriers
|1||AUVRAY (FR)||Richard Freedman||Tye Angland||2||57kg|
|2||BIG DUKE (IRE)||Darren Weir||Brenton Avdulla||8||56.5kg|
|3||LIBRAN (IRE)||Chris Waller||Hugh Bowman||16||56kg|
|4||WALL OF FIRE (IRE)||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||James McDonald||10||54.5kg|
|5||SEDANZER||Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott||Tim Clark||5||53kg|
|6||PATRICK ERIN (NZ)||Chris Waller||Corey Brown||4||51kg|
|7||MIDTERM (GB)||Liam Howley||Michael Dee||17||50.5kg|
|8||ALWARD (IRE)||Chris Waller||Ms Kathy O’Hara||1||50.5kg|
|9||MISS ADMIRATION||Mick Price||Dean Holland||9||50kg|
|10||BRIMHAM ROCKS (GB)||Chris Waller||Kerrin McEvoy||15||50kg|
|11||SIN TO WIN (NZ)||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Dean Yendall||12||50kg|
|12||THE LORD MAYOR (NZ)||Chris Waller||Jay Ford||7||50kg|
|13||NETTOYER||Wendy Roche||Ms Rachel King||14||50kg|
|14||JUST SHINE (NZ)||Clare Cunningham||Ms Alysha Collett||13||50kg|
|15||SIKANDARABAD (IRE)||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Jye McNeil||6||50kg|
|16||HIGH BRIDGE (GB)||Chris Waller||Craig Williams||3||50kg|
|17||OPPOSITION (GB)||Chris Waller||Andrew Adkins||19||50kg|
|18||JAKE’S HILL (GB)||Chris Waller||Yusuke Ichikawa||11||50kg|
|19e||ROMANESQUE (IRE)||Jarrod McLean||Fred W Kersley (a)||18||50kg|
The Metropolitan Odds
It’s important to take a number of factors into account before betting on the 2018 The Metropolitan. Guarantee yourself the best odds by betting with the Best of 3 totes market.s
Fixed odds betting has it’s advantages, especially if you believe you’re getting a good price. The best alternative to fixed odds betting is finding a bookmaker that offers the best of 3 totes or the starting price.
The Metropolitan Prize Money
The 2018 The Metropolitan is worth $750,000 in Prize Money. The winner of the race will take home $430,500 while the top 10 horses will all receive a share in winnings.
- 1st $430,500
- 2nd $141,000
- 3rd $74,250
- 4th $33,375
- 5th $18,375
- 6th $7,500
- 7th $7,500
- 8th $7,500
- 9th $7,500
- 10th $7,500