2011 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

January 31, 2011

2011 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

Nominations for this Saturday’s 2011 Tasmanian Derby, the opening Group race of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival, have been released with 12 three-year-olds heading towards the Hobart Racecourse feature.

The $150,000 Group 3 Tasmanian Derby (2200m) is sponsored by Cadbury and Lee Freedman’s Victorian raider and last-start winner of the Hobart Guineas Ludka is the early favourite.

Singspiel filly Ludka claimed her break-through win at the end of December and continued on to claim victory at her next two starts including her latest success in the Listed Hobart Guineas (2100m) at Elwick on January 23.

Ludka will try to increase her winning streak to four in the Tasmanian Derby and looks a great pick to back through Luxbet.

Hobart Guineas runner-up Tiger Won’t Tell will also back up in the Tasmanian Derby on Saturday.

Other notable Tasmanian Derby entries include Leigh Childs’ consistent gelding Heez Born Lucky coming off back-to-back wins, Stratum filly Rose Of Scotland who ran an eye-catching fourth in the Hobart Guineas and Oratoria gelding Mourinho.

Tasmanian Derby Day will also feature two other stakes races with the $150,000 Listed Bow Mistress Trophy (1200m) for fillies and mares and the $90,000 Listed Wrest Point Strutt Stakes (2100m) the other highlight Hobart races on Saturday.

The 2011 Tasmanian Derby final field and barrier draw will be released later in the week and published here at Races.com.au so stay tuned.

This weekend is shaping up as a beauty in the world of racing with the Group 2 Expressway Stakes also running at Rosehill, so make sure you have an account with Luxbet ready to go so you can back your favourites at the longest horse racing odds in Australia!

2011 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

# Horse Trainer Handicapper Rating
1 BEN ANNALOU Charlie Goggin 68
2 BILLYFITSIM Gary White 56
3 HEEZ BORN LUCKY (NZ) Leigh Childs 75
5 JAY BEE’S GEE GEE Stuart Gandy 64
6 LUDKA Lee Freedman 76
7 MOURINHO Peter Gelagotis 72
8 REMMI RAIDER Gary White 64
9 ROSE OF SCOTLAND Charlie Goggin 75
10 SANDS LIKE A PARTY Todd Balfour 61
11 TIGER WON’T TELL Tommy Young 71
12 TREE BANDIT Darren Kenny

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