Heading for the outside: Tommy Berry rides Vancouver to victory in the Todman Stakes at the weekend.Heading for the outside: Tommy Berry rides Vancouver to victory in the Todman Stakes at the weekend. Photo: Anthony Johnson

A bullish Gai Waterhouse has claimed favourite Vancouver will hand her a record-equalling sixth Golden Slipper despite the unbeaten colt being handed a horror barrier on Tuesday morning.

The Todman Stakes winner drew the second outside gate in barrier 18 – which will become 15 if the three emergencies are withdrawn – for the world’s richest two-year-old race at Rosehill on Saturday.