News About 2012 Victoria Derby

2012 Melbourne Cup Jockeys Win on Derby Day

2012 Melbourne Cup Jockeys Win on Derby Day

A number of confirmed Melbourne Cup 2012 jockeys have kicked off this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival in fine style with a Group 1 win on Victoria Derby Day including Damien Oliver. Oliver scored his fourth Victoria Derby victory from 20 rides in the three-year-old’s classic this year guiding Anthony Cummings’ $41 roughie Fiveandahalfstar to victory…

Fiveandahalfstar Wins 2012 Victoria Derby – Results

Fiveandahalfstar Wins 2012 Victoria Derby – Results

A decision to throw Fiveandahalfstar into the deep end in the Victoria Derby 2012 at Flemington proved a winning one for trainer Anthony Cummings who broke a 21-year Derby Day drought  with a win in the big one this afternoon. Progressive Hotel Grand gelding Fiveandahalfstar entered calculations for the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria…

Lunar Rise Wins 2012 Carbine Club Stakes – Race 1 Results

Lunar Rise Wins 2012 Carbine Club Stakes – Race 1 Results

Lunar Rise has claimed the first race of the day on Victoria Derby Day, winning the 2012 Carbine Club Stakes at Flemington Racecourse. The three-year-old won the race ahead of Tatra, who finished second, and Proverb, who placed a strong third. Lunar Rise was paying odds of $8 to win the 2012 Carbine Club Stakes…

Victoria Derby Day 2012 Best Bets & Tips

Victoria Derby Day 2012 Best Bets & Tips

This afternoon Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse will be host to the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting – 2012 Victoria Derby Day – and to help you clean out the bookies today below are our Derby Day Best Bets & Tips telling you which horses to back and which to give the sack! Lay of the Day…

2012 Victoria Derby – Late Odds Update

2012 Victoria Derby – Late Odds Update

The Group 1 Victoria Derby is scheduled to run at Flemington Racecourse today November 3, 2012, and here you will find the latest betting update for the race. It’s A Dundeel has retained his favouritism for the 2012 Victoria Derby at bookmaker.com.au and is paying odds of . The High Chaparral colt will be looking…

2012 Victoria Derby Tips & Exotic Betting Picks

2012 Victoria Derby Tips & Exotic Betting Picks

This Saturday the feature Flemington race is the Victoria Derby 2012 for the three-year-olds and having gone over the field and form on this Melbourne Cup Carnival classic below is the Races.com.au’s insider Victoria Derby betting tips and preview. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:00pm (AEST) as the third of four Group…

Fiveandahalfstar’s Derby Day 2012 Assignment Thanks to Oliver

Fiveandahalfstar’s Derby Day 2012 Assignment Thanks to Oliver

While originally tipped to bypass the 2012 Victoria Derby at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday, the Anthony Cummings-trained Fiveandahalfstar will be there in the big Group 1 showdown based on the advice of jockey Damien Oliver. Oliver is booked to ride on the double-figure outsider in the $1.5 million AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) on the weekend,…

Does Hvasstan Have Upper Hand in Victoria Derby 2012?

Does Hvasstan Have Upper Hand in Victoria Derby 2012?

Peter Gelagotis’ will be after an emotion-charged 2012 Victoria Derby win after the loss of his father earlier this spring but does his three-year-old Hvasstan have what it takes to run the 2500m and win the $1.5 million showdown? One of the top four chances in the markets for this year’s Group 1 AAMI Victoria…

Can Super Cool Get The Deal Done Again in 2012 Victoria Derby?

Can Super Cool Get The Deal Done Again in 2012 Victoria Derby?

They are the only horse to defeat Saturday’s Victoria Derby 2012 favourite It’s A Dundeel to date but can the Mark Kavanagh-trained Super Cool get the better of the Kiwi again in the $1.5 million Melbourne Cup Carnival classic? Last Saturday the Fastent Rock gelding scored an upset win over the odds-on pick It’s A…

Honorius to Score Victoria Derby 2012 Honours?

Honorius to Score Victoria Derby 2012 Honours?

David Payne’s in-form Sydneysider Honorius will on Saturday jump one of the fancies in a very even 2012 Victoria Derby field at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse but does the young colt have the credentials to win the three-year-olds’ classic? The $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) has this year drawn a final field of…