News About 2012 South Australian Derby

Zabeelionaire Wins 2012 South Australian Derby

Zabeelionaire Wins 2012 South Australian Derby

Race favourite Zabeelionaire has justified his label in today’s 2012 South Australian Derby (2500m), taking out top honours in the $500,000 Group 1 event ahead of Sabrage and Westsouthwest. Jumping from the inside barrier, the talented colt settled mid-field while regular front runner Essence set the pace. Experienced jockey Damien Oliver was happy to let…

South Australian Derby Day 2012 – Morphetville Scratchings 5/5/12

South Australian Derby Day 2012 – Morphetville Scratchings 5/5/12

Hosting the only Group 1 race across the country today is Adelaide’s Morphetville Racecourse, with the 2012 South Australian Derby highlighting a quality eight-race card. Good news for racing fans is the track has been rated dead (4) so there have been limited scratchings across the entire meeting. Just two horses, Practiced and Banner, have…

2012 South Australian Derby Tips & Predictions

2012 South Australian Derby Tips & Predictions

The South Australian Derby 2012 is the race all punters and fans will want to get their bets down on at Morphettville on Saturday, and to help our readers discern the genuine contenders from the pretenders below you will find our insider tips and betting predictions on the classic clash. A crack field of both…

South Australian Derby 2012 Betting Update

South Australian Derby 2012 Betting Update

The countdown is on until Adelaide’s major three-year-olds’ clash, the 2012 South Australian Derby, takes place at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday and in the lead-up to the big showdown two youngsters are battling for favouritism. Early markets for the $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m), set to run as Morphettville Race 7 at 3:35pm,…

2012 South Australian Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2012 South Australian Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

The sole Group 1 event on the Australian racing calendar this weekend will be Morphettville’s South Australian Derby 2012, the Races.com.au’s exclusive form guide and betting preview for which is detailed below. Due to jump at 3:35pm (SA time) as Morphettville Race 7 this year’s edition of the $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m)…

Lethal Jones Ready to Strike in 2012 SA Derby

Lethal Jones Ready to Strike in 2012 SA Derby

This Saturday two Perth raiders will take on a field of local and other interstate hopefuls in the South Australian Derby 2012 at Morphettville, one of which is the Lou & Dion Luciani-trained Lethal Jones. The $500,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) originally featured 16 starters and four emergencies but the early scratching of the Robert…

South Australian Derby Odds 2012 – Zabeelionaire Narrow Favourite

South Australian Derby Odds 2012 – Zabeelionaire Narrow Favourite

Leon Corstens’ progressive stayer Zabeelionaire has opened the narrow favourite to take out the 2012 South Australian Derby at Morphettville on Saturday. A bred stayer the Zabeel colt has been tested at elite level once before when they finished less than two lengths away second to Sangster in the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at…

Heaven’s Riches Set for 2012 SA Derby

Heaven’s Riches Set for 2012 SA Derby

Robbie Laing’s Cranbourne improver Heaven’s Riches is looking to continue their good form after an upset Morphettville win last weekend, the Danrich colt set to back up in the South Australian Derby 2012 this Saturday. Having defeated a field full of other SA Derby hopes in the Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes (2000m) as a $151…

Terror Ready to Reign in South Australian Derby 2012

Terror Ready to Reign in South Australian Derby 2012

Despite a disappointing effort last time out WA raider Reign Of Terror is being tipped as the improver and one to watch in the 2012 South Australian Derby at Morphettville on Saturday by their Ascot-based trainer Neville Parnham. More Than Ready gelding Reign Of Terror has won just one of their 10 career starts to…

South Australian Derby Field 2012 Released

South Australian Derby Field 2012 Released

The 2012 South Australian Derby final field for Saturday’s Morphettville clash has been announced with a capacity 16 starters plus four emergencies accepted. The Anthony Cummings-trained Strike The Stars heads this year’s field for the $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) which is due to run as race seven at 3:35pm (local time). Drawn…