A capacity field is set to line up in the $1.5 million Victoria Derby with the leading chances drawing contrasting barriers.
The Trent Bussutin and Natalie Young-trained Main Stage is the $4.80 favourite for Saturday’s 2500m-Classic despite drawing barrier 14 in the field of 16 plus one emergency.
Spring Champion Stakes winner Ace High is at $5 and has barrier three while Tangled (11) and Sully (15) share the next line at $6.50.
|1||ACE HIGH||David Payne||Tye Angland||3||55.5kg|
|2||TANGLED||Chris Waller||Blake Shinn||11||55.5kg|
|3||ASTORIA||James Cummings||Damian Lane||1||55.5kg|
|4||ESHTIRAAK||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Kerrin McEvoy||5||55.5kg|
|5||MAIN STAGE (NZ)||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||Michael Walker||14||55.5kg|
|6||SULLY (NZ)||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||Hugh Bowman||15||55.5kg|
|7||WEATHER WITH YOU||Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman||Mark Zahra||2||55.5kg|
|8||ABERRO||Matt Laurie||Ben Melham||13||55.5kg|
|9||PISSARO||Robbie Laing||Noel Callow||10||55.5kg|
|10||JUSTICE FAITH||David & B Hayes & T Dabernig||Craig Williams||16||55.5kg|
|11||OCEAN’S FOURTEEN (NZ)||Aaron Purcell||Luke Nolen||7||55.5kg|
|12||GREYCLIFFE (NZ)||Matt Cumani||Jordan Childs||9||55.5kg|
|13||JOHNNY VINKO (NZ)||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||Stephen Baster||4||55.5kg|
|14||NOTHING TOO HARD||Paul Perry||Beau Mertens (a)||12||55.5kg|
|15||ROCKARRAL||Tony McEvoy||John Allen||8||55.5kg|
|16||WOLFE TONE (NZ)||Francis Finnegan||17||55.5kg|
|17e||BEACHWOOD (NZ)||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||6||55.5kg|