Stradbroke Handicap favourite Lumosty has drawn barrier 13 for Saturday’s Group One race as connections sweat on the filly gaining a start.
The three-year-old has maintained her position at the top of markets despite being made first emergency when the final field was declared on Wednesday.
Black Heart Bart, a last-start fourth in the Goodwood, drew wide in 17 while multiple Group One winner Boban fared well with barrier eight.
Peter and Paul Snowden had a mixed result with Charlie Boy drawing seven and Hot Snitzel wide in 16, while stablemates Knoydart (four) and Generalife (21) also had mixed luck for Godolphin.
Last year’s third placegetter Srikandi has drawn the rails.