Outside draw for Homesman in Group 1 Underwood

Ben Melham rides Homesman
Homesman has drawn the outside barrier for his title defence in the Group One Underwood Stakes.

Defending titleholder Homesman has drawn the outside barrier in a field of 13 for the Group One Underwood Stakes at Caulfield.

Sunday’s 1800m weight-for-age feature has 10 Group One winners among the field including grand campaigner Hartnell, who has barrier one.

Dual Group One winner Kenedna, the only mare in the field, she has drawn barrier four while her Ciaron Maher and David Eustace-trained stablemate Humidor will jump from barrier nine, with Kerrin McEvoy to ride.

West Australian gelding Gatting has a middle draw in barrier seven for his attempt to win his second straight Group One race after taking out the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington on September 14.