News About 2012 Queensland Derby

Brambles Claims 2012 Queensland Derby Win – Race 6 Results

Brambles Claims 2012 Queensland Derby Win – Race 6 Results

Brambles has won the Group 1 Queensland Derby 2012 in a lead all the way victory at Eagle Farm today. The three-year-old took the Derby  into his own hands when he set the pace early for the $500,000 race. Despite a huge run from last week’s Queensland Oaks winning filly Quintessential, Brambles proved too good…

Queensland Derby 2012 – Tipping Guide

Queensland Derby 2012 – Tipping Guide

A bumper day of racing will take place at Eagle Farm tomorrow and one of the most exciting events is the Group 1 $500,000 2012 Queensland Derby (2400m). A full field of 18 horses will line up to compete in the three-year-old feature and it is two Peter Moody-trained chances heading the market. Brambles ($3.70)…

Betting Tight for 2012 Queensland Derby

Betting Tight for 2012 Queensland Derby

If the market is anything to go by, Saturday’s Group 1 2012 Queensland Derby (2400m) is set to be a close encounter with the four top chances all falling under $7.00. In-form Peter Snowden-trained gelding Brambles currently holds favouritism at $3.40 after impressing so far in his Brisbane winter campaign. The Savabeel four-year-old won the…

Queensland Derby 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Queensland Derby 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

A bumper day of racing is set to take place at Eagle Farm this weekend and one of the highlights is the Group 1 $500,000 2012 Queensland Derby (2400m). A full field of 18 horses have been named to contest the feature event including in-form Peter Moody-trained pair Brambles and Vatuvei. Savabeel gelding Brambles has…

2012 Grand Prix Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2012 Grand Prix Stakes Tips & Betting Update

A telling Queensland Derby trial will play out at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday with a full field of fired up three-year-olds ready to face off in the Grand Prix Stakes 2012, but which of the contenders in this open betting race are the Races.com.au team tipping? Set to run as Doomben Race 5 at 2:40pm…

Tight Grand Prix Stakes 2012 Odds – Moody Trifecta?

Tight Grand Prix Stakes 2012 Odds – Moody Trifecta?

It is shaping up as a close finish in the 2012 Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben on Saturday if the betting markets are anything to go by, five of the gallopers paying under $7 to win with the top three all prepared by Peter Moody. Of the 16 starters and single emergency engaged for the…

2012 Grand Prix Stakes Field & Barriers Released

2012 Grand Prix Stakes Field & Barriers Released

Racing Queensland has today released the final fields and barriers for all the Doomben 10,000 Day races this weekend including those for the Grand Prix Stakes 2012. Attracting a full field of 16 starters plus one emergency the $150,000 Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) is scheduled to run as Doomben Race 5 at 2:40pm….

Melbourne Cup 2013 Date for Tohunga

Melbourne Cup 2013 Date for Tohunga

Gai Waterhouse’s 2012 Queensland Derby hopeful Tohunga is already being tipped by the stable as a horse to watch in not this year’s edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’ but in the 2013 Melbourne Cup. Three-year-old Zabeel gelding out of 2005 AJC Oaks runner-up She’s Justa Tad, Tohunga is nominated for the $500,000…

Queensland Derby Hopes Head Grand Prix Stakes 2012 Nominations

Queensland Derby Hopes Head Grand Prix Stakes 2012 Nominations

Two of the top chances heading into next month’s Queensland Derby will have their next run on Doomben 10,000 Day with premier Victorian trainer Peter Moody nominating for both Soros and Vatuvei in the 2012 Grand Prix Stakes. One of three Group races on the program for Saturday the $150,000 Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes…

Zabeelionaire Will Run in 2012 Queensland Derby

Zabeelionaire Will Run in 2012 Queensland Derby

After much deliberation connections of crack colt Zabeelionaire have decided the SA Derby winner will continue on and run in the Queensland Derby 2012 at Eagle Farm on Stradbroke Handicap Day, Saturday June 9. The Leon Corstens-trained Zabeel three-year-old bought their career wins to three last time out on May 5 when beating home Sabrage…